The IoT Software Engineering group aims to bridge the gap between the research community and the industry community, and to bring the most brilliant research ideas to solve real-world challenges.
The group leader, Dr. James Zheng, has earned his PhD in Software Engineering from UT Austin (consistently ranked as top 5 in computer science in the world and ranked No. 2 in the 2018 ranking https://www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities/computer-science ), Master of Computer and Information Science from UNSW, Bachelor of Computer Information System from FuDan; Chief Solution Architect for Menulog Australia (2005-2012, the company sold for 8.55 billion Australian Dollars), now assistant professor/lecturer in Software Engineering at Macquarie University. He is specialized in Service Computing, IoT Security and Reliability Analysis. Published more than 50 high quality publications in top journals and conferences (PerCOM, ICSE, ICCPS, IEEE Systems Journal, ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems). Awarded the best paper in Australian distributed computing and doctoral conference in 2017. Awarded Deakin Research outstanding award in 2016.
Reviewer for top journals and conferences (IEEE Systems Journal, ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, Pervasive and Mobile Computing, IEEE Transaction on Cloud Computing, PerCOM).