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Professional Services


  • 2017: Guest Editor, Special Section of Best Papers of ACM MMSys/NOSSDAV 2016, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications
  • 2016 - *: Series Editor, Networking Standards, IEEE Communications Standards Magazine
  • 2014: Guest Editor, Special Issue on Adaptive Media Streaming, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas of Communications
  • 2013 - 2016: Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
  • 2011 - *: Series Editor, Consumer Communications and Networking, IEEE Communications Magazine

Technical Societies

  • 2016 - *: Industry/Academia Cooperation, IEEE Communications Society EMEA Region Board Member
  • 2012 - 2014: Standards Liaison, IEEE Communications Society Multimedia Communications Technical Committee

Thesis Committee Member

  • 2014: Ahmed Mansy, Ph.D. in Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • 2012: Zhi Li, Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

Steering Committee Member

  • 2013 - *: Packet Video Wksp.

Organizing Committee Member

Technical Program Committee (TPC) Member

I spend a considerable amount of time for reviewing conference/workshop papers. I also serve as a TPC member for the following conferences and workshops:

  • ACM Int. Wksp. Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV)
  • ACM Multimedia Systems Conf. (MMSys)
  • ACM Multimedia
  • IEEE Int. Conf. Communications (ICC)
  • IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conf. (CCNC)
  • IEEE Int. Conf. Multimedia and Expo (ICME)
  • IEEE Int. Wksp. Multimedia Signal Proc. (MMSP)
  • IEEE Global Telecommunications Conf. (GLOBECOM)
  • Packet Video Wksp.
  • 3DTV Conf.
  • IFIP Wireless Days
  • Pacific-Rim Conf. Multimedia (PCM)
  • Wksp. Multimedia-Aware Networking (co-located with IEEE ICME 2011)
  • Wksp. Hot Topics in Multimedia Delivery (co-located with IEEE ICME 2011)
  • Wksp. Cloud Computing (co-located with IEEE INFOCOM 2011)
  • Int. Conf. Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC)

Session Chair

  • 2014: VideoNext Wksp., ACM CoNEXT
  • 2014: ACM Multimedia Systems Conf. (MMSys)
  • 2013: Packet Video Wksp.
  • 2013: ACM Multimedia Systems Conf. (MMSys)
  • 2012 Packet Video Wksp.
  • 2011: ACM Multimedia Systems Conf. (MMSys)
  • 2010: IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conf. (CCNC)
  • 2008: IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conf. (CCNC)

Reviewer (Journals)

  • IEEE Trans. Multimedia
  • IEEE Trans. Mobile Computing
  • IEEE Trans. Vehicular Technology
  • IEEE Trans. Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • IEEE Multimedia
  • IEEE Internet Computing
  • IEEE Network
  • IEEE Communications Magazine
  • IEEE Jour. Selected Areas in Communications
  • IEEE Trans. Speech and Audio Processing
  • IEEE Trans. Image Processing
  • IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
  • IEEE Signal Processing Magazine
  • ACM Trans. Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications
  • EURASIP Signal Processing: Image Communication
  • EURASIP Jour. Wireless Communications and Networking
  • ELSEVIER Computer Networks


  • IEEE (Senior Member)
  • ACM (Senior Member)
  • Eta Kappa Nu

Technical Committees

Technical committees that are relevant to my work:

Last Update: September 11, 2017