About Me

I am an Assistant Professor in Computer Science Department at Florida State University. I received my Ph.D. degree from Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Clemson University in Aug. 2020, supervised by Dr. Linke Guo. My research interests span over general areas of wireless communication and network, Internet of Things (IoT), and wireless security. My current research focuses on the intelligent next-generation (NextG) wireless systems, with an emphasis on AI-enabled IoT, AI for future edge computing and distributed intelligence, and advanced communication paradigms. My publications have appeared in prestigious conferences and journals including INFOCOM, ICDCS, AsiaCCS, IEEE TON, IEEE TMC, and IEEE TWC.

We are hiring students!


  • Wireless Networks

    AI for future edge computing

    Distributed intelligence

    Soical-enabled data offloading

  • Wireless Communication and Security

    Advanced communication paradigms

    Internet of Things

    Cross-technology communication

    Dynamic spectrum access


  • Ph.D., Clemson University, 2020
  • M.S., State University of New York - Binghamton, 2017

Hiring for the new Positions

Multiple RA positions (Fall 2023) are available for highly self-motivated Ph.D. students who are expected to closely work with me. TA positions would be recommended if applications are satisfied with the department requirements. If you are interested, please send your resume or CV, TOEFL and GRE scores, and everything else that you believe will help your application to xzhang@cs.fsu.edu. For more details, please refer to https://www.cs.fsu.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/.

About Florida State University

Florida State University (FSU) is a public research university in Tallahassee, the state capital of Florida. Founded in 1851, it is located on the oldest continuous site of higher education in the state of Florida. For 2022, U.S. News & World Report ranked Florida State University as tied for the 19th best public university in the United States, and 55th overall among all national universities, public and private. More information can be found at the website of Florida State University and its wikipedia.