Academic and Teaching Staff

Dr WANG Qixin

Associate Professor

BE, ME(Tsinghua); PhD(UIUC)


Real-time/Embedded Systems, Cyber-physical Systems


Dr Wang joined Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2009. He received the BE and ME degrees from the Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 1999 and 2001, respectively; and the PhD degree from the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, in 2008.

Dr Wang’s research interests include Cyber-Physical Systems, Real-Time and Embedded Systems, and Computer Networks. He has published extensively on various academic venues, such as TPDS, TMC, TII, RTSS, INFOCOM, DSN, ICCPS etc. He has won an IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics Best Paper Award in 2008, and has one paper chosen as the featured article by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing 2008 May issue. He has served several top/well-known conference organisation committees, such as INFOCOM, RTCSA, MASS, as well as many top conference TPCs, such as RTSS, INFOCOM, ICCPS, etc. He is currently serving the editorial board of Taylor & Francis’s journal of Cyber-Physical Systems.

Dr Wang is a member of the IEEE and the ACM.