We hare hiring PhD students at University of Macau and SIAT, please see the information for the prospective students. 

[Aug 2020] Our research work on managing renewable energy has been accepted by T-SUSC. My supervised student, Lingxiao, got a paper accepted by CollaborateCom 2020.

[Jan 2020] Congratulations for Qiheng's paper accepted by CCGRID 2020. Qiheng is an  undergraduate student.

[Jan 2020] We are organizing a special issue for Journal of Cloud Computing (IF: 2.14) on the topic Edge-cloud computing cooperation for task offloading in internet-of-things. Looking forward to your submissions!

[July 2019] We have several research positions at SIAT for visiting students and interns, if you are interested in resource management in Clouds, please feel free to contact me. 

[June 2019] My PhD thesis is awarded as IEEE TCSC Outstanding PhD Dissertation, 5 winners worldwide in total this year.

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Dr. Minxian Xu is  currently a Postdoc/Assistant Professor at Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy Science (SIAT),collaborating with Prof. Chengzhong Xu.


Before joined SIAT, he worked as Research Fellow/Research Assistant at University of Melbourne and Monash University for several months. He got his PhD degree in April 2019,  CLOUDS lab, School of Computing Information Systems, University of Melbourne, under the supervision of Prof. Rajkumar Buyya. His current research focuses on Energy Efficient Scheduling in Clouds.

He obtained his bachelor and master degree from School of Information and Software EngineeringUniversity of Electronic Science and Technology of China at 2012 and 2015 respectively, supervised by Prof. Wenhong Tian, both in Software Engineering. 

He was born in Yingtan, Jiangxi Province, China. 


His research interests are resource scheduling in Clouds, like load balancing and energy efficiency for Clouds. He is member of IEEE and CCF.


Level 10, Building F, 1068 Xueyuan Avenue, Shenzhen University Town, Shenzhen, China


mx.xu AT siat.ac.cn