Welcome to Dr. Zhong's Homepage!

Currently I am an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Central Missouri, USA.

Research Interests

Data Engineering and Data Management, especially in Wireless Communications, including Data Broadcasting and Sensor Database;
Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing;
Information Retrieval and Data Mining;
Approximation Algorithms.

Work Experience

Assistant Professor, University of Central Missouri, MO, USA
Teaching Assistant, The University of Texas at Dallas, TX, USA
Research Assistant, The University of Texas at Dallas, TX, USA

Courses Taught at UT Dallas:

CS/CE 1335, ECS 2305, CS/SE/ECS 3345, CS/CE/SE/TE 4348, CS 4384,
CS 5349, CS 6325, CS 6363, CS 6382, CS/CE/SE 7301, etc.


Spring 2014

Database Theory and Applications (2 Sections)
Game Development (2 Sections)

Fall 2013

Advanced Software Engineering (3 Sections)
Introduction to Game Design

Summer 2013

Advanced Programming in C# & .NET
Master's Project

Spring 2013

Computer Programming II (2 Sections)
Object-Oriented Programming in C#
Special Problem in Computer Science
Readings in Applied Computer Science
Master's Project

Fall 2012

Computer Networking
Advanced Software Engineering


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Course Management System: download/upload course materials here

Academic Activities

Journal/Conference Reviewer

IJSNET (2013), SEDE 2013, GLOBECOM 2013, COCOON 2013, Handbook of Combinatorial Optimization (2012), SEDE 2012, JOCO (2011), DMAA (2011), JDCTA(2011), ACM ICUIMC 2011, SEDE 2011, NSF EAPSI (2011), CIKM 2010, NSF (2010), COCOA 2010, IEEE MASS 2009, ISAAC 2009

Conference Organizing Service

Program Committee Member
SEDE 2013

Publicity Chair, OCS co-Chair, Financial Chair, and Webmaster
SEDE 2012, COCOA 2011, COCOON 2011, SEDE 2011, COCOA 2010, ISAAC 2009

Local Arrangement Staff
COCOON 2011, IEEE ICASSP 2010, WASA 2008



Jiaofei Zhong, W. Wu, X. Gao, Y. Shi, and X. Yue, Evaluation and Comparison of Various Indexing Schemes in Single-Channel Broadcast Communication Environment, KAIS, 2013. [PDF]

Yanhong Gu, Jing Fan, Guochun Tang, and Jiaofei Zhong, Maximum latency scheduling problem on two-person cooperative games, Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, 26(1): 71-81, 2013. [PDF]

F. Zou, Jiaofei Zhong, W. Wu, D. Du, and J. Lee, An Optimized RSU Scheduling Scheme for the Connectivity Problem in the Highly-Partitioned VANET, Computer Engineering and Science, 2012. [PDF]

W. Wu, and Jiaofei Zhong, On Characteristic Area of Steiner Tree, DMAA, 2011. [PDF]

X. Gao, Y. Shi, Jiaofei Zhong, X. Zhang, and W. Wu, SAMBox: A Smart Asynchronous Multi-Channel Black BOX for B+-Tree based Data Broadcast System under Wireless Communication Environment, submitted to KAIS, 2011.

Jiaofei Zhong, G. Zhou, Y. Chen, A Market Competition Model on basis of CAS Theory, Science and Technology Consulting Herald, 2007. [PDF]

Book Chapter

Y. Shi, Jiaofei Zhong, Z. Lv, X. Gao, W. Wu, and D. Du, Optimization Problems in Data Broadcasting, Handbook of Combinatorial Optimization, Springer, 2012.


Jiaofei Zhong, Z. Gao, W. Wu, W. Chen, X. Gao, and X. Yue, High Performance Energy Efficient Multi-Channel Wireless Data Broadcasting System, IEEE WCNC, 2013. [PDF]

Z. Gao, W. Wu, Z. Lu, W. Chen, Jiaofei Zhong, and Y. Bi, The Maximum Community Partition Problem in Networks, International Conference on Social Intelligence and Technology, 2013. [PDF]

X. Lu, X. Gao, Y. Yang, and Jiaofei Zhong, SETMES: A Scalable and Efficient Tree-based Mechanical Scheme for Multi-Channel Wireless Data Broadcast, ACM ICUIMC, 2013. [PDF]

Y. Yang, X. Gao, X. Lu, Jiaofei Zhong, and G. Chen, Distributed AH-Tree Based Index Technology for Multi-Channel Wireless Data Broadcast, DASFAA, 2013. [PDF]

Jiaofei Zhong, Z. Gao, W. Wu, W. Chen, and L. Wang, Multi-channel Energy-efficient Hash Scheme Broadcasting, SEDE, 2012. [PDF]

X. Gao, Y. Shi, Jiaofei Zhong, X. Zhang, W. Wu, SAMBox: A Smart Asynchronous Multi-channel Black Box for Wireless Data Broadcast, SEDE, 2012. [PDF]

Jiaofei Zhong, W. Wu, Y. Shi, and X. Gao, Energy-Efficient Tree-Based Indexing Schemes for Information Retrieval in Wireless Data Broadcast, DASFAA, 2011. [PDF]

K. Yang, Y. Shi, W. Wu, X. Gao, Jiaofei Zhong, A Novel Hash-Based Streaming Scheme for Energy Efficient Full-Text Search in Wireless Data Broadcast, DASFAA, 2011. [PDF]

F. Zou, Jiaofei Zhong, W. Wu, D. Du, and J. Lee, Energy-efficient Roadside Unit Scheduling for Maintaining Connectivity in Vehicle Ad-hoc Network, ACM ICUIMC, 2011. [PDF]

J. Guo, S. Gao, W. Wu, Jiaofei Zhong, DNA Library Screening and Transversal Designs, SBEC, 2011. [PDF]

Y. Shi, X. Gao, Jiaofei Zhong, and W. Wu, Efficient Parallel Data Retrieval Protocols with MIMO Antennae for Data Broadcast in 4G Wireless Communications, DEXA, 2010. [PDF]

H. Du, Q. Ye, Jiaofei Zhong, Y. Wang, W. Lee, and H. Park, PTAS for Minimum Connected Dominating Set with Routing Cost Constraint in Wireless Sensor Networks, COCOA, 2010. [PDF]

G. Zhou, Jiaofei Zhong, H. Zhou, and Y. Chen, Network Externality Products C & Competition Strategy: An Experimental Economics Approach, I3E IFIP, 2007. [PDF]

Educational Background

Ph.D. in Computer Science
  The University of Texas at Dallas, USA

M.S. in Computer Science
  The University of Texas at Dallas, USA

B.E. in Computer Science and Technology
  Renmin University of China, Beijing, China

        ” Fortune favours the hard-working.”

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Contact Info

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University of Central Missouri

W. C. Morris Building, Room 205D
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: (660) 543-8858
Email: zhong [at] ucmo [dot] edu

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