Lili Qiu

Associate Professor
Office: 
GDC 6.806
Phone: 
512-232-7890
Email: 
lili [at] cs [dot] utexas [dot] edu
Research: 

Qiu's research interests include wireless network management, content distribution, network measurement, and networking applications.

Selected Awards & Honors: 
  • NSF Career, 2006
  • Senior IEEE member, 2007
Selected Publications: 
  • Tianji Li, Mi Kyung Han, Apurv Bhartia, Lili Qiu, Eric Rozner, Yin Zhang, and Brad Zarikoff. CRMA: Collision-Resistant Multiple Access. In Proc. of ACM MobiCom, Las Vegas, NV, Sept. 2011.
  • Apurv Bhartia, Yi-Chao Chen, Swati Rallapalli, and Lili Qiu. Harnessing Frequency Diversity in Wi-Fi Networks. In Proc. of ACM MobiCom, Las Vegas, NV, Sept. 2011.
  • Swati Rallapalli, Lili Qiu, Yin Zhang, Yi-Chao Chen. Exploiting Temporal Stability and Low-Rank Structure for Localization in Mobile Networks. In Proc. of ACM MobiCom, Chicago, Illinois, USA, September 2010.
  • Yi Li, Lili Qiu, Yin Zhang, Ratul Mahajan, and Eric Rozner. Predictable Performance Optimization for Wireless Networks. In Proc. of ACM SIGCOMM, Seattle, WA, USA, August 2008. 
  • Lili Qiu, Yin Zhang, Feng Wang, Mi Kyung Han, Ratul Mahajan. A General Model of Wireless Interference. Proc. of ACM MobiCom, September 2007.
  • Kamal Jain, Jitendra Padhye, Venkata N. Padmanabhan, and Lili Qiu. Impact of Interference on Multi-hop Wireless Network Performance. In Proc. of ACM MOBICOM, San Diego, CA, September 2003.
  • Lili Qiu, Yang Richard Yang, Yin Zhang, and Scott Shenker. On Selfish Routing in Internet-Like Environments. In Proc. of ACM SIGCOMM, August 2003.
Books: 
  • Atul Adya, Victor Bahl, and Lili Qiu. Characterizing Web Workload for Mobile Clients. Invited book chapter in Content Networking in the Mobile Internet, John Wiley & Sons. August 2004.
Major Presentations: 
Patents: 
  • Kamal Jain, Paramvir Bahl, Lili Qiu, Vahab Mirrokni, Mohammadtaghi Hajiaghayi, Amin Saberi. Wireless LAN cell breathing, US Patent 7,715,353. Issued on May 11, 2010.
  • Yi-Min Wang, Qixiang Sun, Daniel Simon, Wilfred Russell, Lili Qiu, Venkata N. Padmanabhan. System and method for evaluating and enhancing source anonymity for encrypted web traffic. US Patent 7,640,215. Issued on December 29, 2009.
  • Paramvir Bahl, Lidong Zhou, Lili Qiu, Ananth Rajagopala Rao. Methods and systems for removing data inconsistencies for a network simulation. US Patent 7,613,105. Issued on November 3, 2009.
  • Lili Qiu, Paramvir Bahl, Lidong Zhou, Ananth Rajagopala Rao. What-if analysis for network diagnostics. US Patent 7,606,165. Issued on October 20, 2009.
  • Atul Adya, Paramvir Bahl, Ranveer Chandra, Lili Qiu. Detecting and diagnosing performance problems in a wireless network through neighbor collaboration. US Patent 7,603,460. Issued on October 13, 2009.
  • Lili Qiu, Paramvir Bahl, Lidong Zhou, Rajagopala Rao. Fault detection and diagnosis. US Patent 7,583,587. Issued on September 1, 2009.
  • Kamal Jain, Jitendra Padhye, Venkata N. Padmanabhan, and Lili Qiu. Model and method for computing performance bounds in multi-hop wireless networks (II). US Patent No. 7,469,143, Issued on December 23, 2008.
  • Venkata N. Padmanabhan and Lili Qiu. Method and system for identifying lossy links in a computer network -- Linear Optimization. US Patent No. 7,421,510. Issued on September 2, 2008.
  • Kamal Jain, Jitendra Padhye, Venkata N. Padmanabhan, and Lili Qiu. Model and method for computing performance bounds in multi-hop wireless networks. US Patent No. 7,409,217. Issued on Aug. 5, 2008.
  • Venkata N. Padmanabhan and Lili Qiu. Method and system for identifying lossy links in a computer network -- Random Sampling. US Patent No. 7,346,679. Issued on Mar. 18, 2008.
  • Lili Qiu, Victor Bahl, and Atul Adya. Adaptive allocation of last-hop bandwidth based on monitoring of end-to-end throughput. US Patent No. 7,330,893. Issued on Feb. 12, 2008.
  • Atul Adya, Victor Bahl, Ranveer Chandra, and Lili Qiu. Collaboratively Locating Disconnected Clients and Rogue Access Points in a Wireless Network. US Patent No. 7,317,914. Issued on Jan. 8, 2008.
  • Yi-Min Wang, Lili Qiu, Chad E. Verbowski, Dimitrios Achlioptas, Gautam Das, and Paul Larson. Summary-based Routing for Content-based Event Distribution Networks. US Patent No. 7,200,675. Issued on Apr. 3, 2007.
  • Yi-Min Wang, Qixiang Sun, Daniel R. Simon, Wilfred Russell, Lili Qiu, and Venkata N. Padmanabhan. System and Method for Evaluating and Enhancing Source Anonymity for Encrypted Web Traffic. US Patent No. 7,096,200. Issued on Aug. 22, 2006.
Professional Activities: 
  • Elected officer: Treasurer for ACM SIGMOBILE.
  • Associate editor for IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing.
  • Area editor for Computer Network Journal. 
  • Associate editor-in-chief for Mobile Computing and Communications Review (MC2R).
  • Area editor for Computer Network Journal.
  • TCP co-chairs for IEEE SECON 2011 and WICON 2007.
  • General co-chair for IEEE ICNP 2012 and WICON 2006.
  • Technical program committee members for ACM SIGCOMM, ACM MobiCom, ACM MobiHoc, ACM Multimedia, IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE ICNP, IEEE ICDCS, IEEE SECON, IMC, PAM etc.