Zhenghao Zhang



Computer Science Department

Florida State University


Phone: (850) 644-1685

E-mail: zzhang@cs.fsu.edu

Office: Love Building 164




Short Bio

Zhenghao Zhang received his B.Eng. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 1996 and 1999, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 2006. From 1999 to 2001, he worked in industry as an embedded system Software Engineer. From 2006 to 2007, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University. He joined the faculty in the Computer Science Department at Florida State University in Fall 2007 and is currently a Full Professor. His research interest is mainly wireless networks.


Honors and Awards

1.    NSF CAREER Award, 2012.

2.    Google Research Award, 2011.

3.    Best Paper Award, ICC 2009, for paper “Probabilistic diagnosis of link loss using end-to-end path measurements and maximum likelihood estimation”.


Professional Services

Reviewer for funding agencies:

1.    NSF, United States, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019.

2.    Austrian Science Fund (FWF), 2011.      


Conference organization:

1.    IEEE Globecom’11: Co-chair of the Next Generation Networking Symposium.

2.    IEEE DySPAN’19: Chair of the Demo session


Funded Research Project Report Pages


1.    NSF, 1910268, “CNS Core: Small: Supporting Massive Wireless Connections in the Internet-of-Things (IoT) with Multiple Zadoff-Chu (MZC) sequences”

2.    NSF, 1618358, “NeTS: Small: Theory and Applications of Sparse Approximations of the Channel State Information in Wi-Fi Networks

3.    NSF, 1149344, “CAREER: Addressing Fundamental Challenges for Wireless Coverage Service in the TV White Space