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-integrated wireless networks, mobile edge computing with distributed intelligence, and deep learning-based wireless communication systems. My publications have appeared in prestigious conferences and journals including but not limited to ACM MobiHoc, ACM CIKM, IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE ICDCS, AsiaCCS, IEEE TDSC, IEEE TON, IEEE TMC, and IEEE TWC.

We are hiring students!


  • Future edge computing with distributed intelligence
  • AI-integrated next-generation wireless networks
  • Deep learning-based wireless communication and security


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

Hiring for the new Positions

Multiple RA positions (Fall 2024 and Spring 2025) are available for highly self-motivated Ph.D. students who are expected to closely work with our research group. 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 2024, U.S. News & World Report ranked Florida State University as tied for the 23rd best public university in the United States, and 53rd overall among all national universities, public and private. More information can be found at Florida State University and US News Best Colleges.