Xiaojun(Matt) Cao

Professor and Acting Director of Graduate Studies

Department of Computer Science
Georgia State University

25 Park Place
Suite 720
Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Phone: (404) 413-5732
Fax: (404) 413-5717


Dr. Xiaojun Cao received his B.S. from Tsinghua University and M.S. from Chinese Academy of Sciences. In June 2004, he received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Cao's research has been sponsored by U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), IBM and Cisco's University Research Program. Dr. Cao is a recipient of NSF CAREER Award, 2006-2011.


Dr. Xiaojun Cao is working on modeling, analysis, and protocols/algorithms design for networking and information systems. Important among these are

Software-Defined Networking, Network Function Virtualization, Optical Networking
Information/Data Processing and Dissemination in Mobile, Social, BigData Networks
Ubiquitous Computing, Intelligent Sensing and its Applications in CPS Security

Publications , Projects , Students , iWON 2013, BDCloud 2016

Recent Professional Activities

Graduate Program Links
Fall 2016

List of Courses Taught


Grad. Projects/Theses

Recruiting well motivated and dedicated Ph.D. students.

 Advice on Research and Writing