Ying Zhang

Ph.D.
Researcher in Ericsson Research
Ericsson
Phone: +1 408 250 9961

Email: ying.zhang [AT] ericsson.com

 

I am a research scientist in Ericsson Research Silicon Valley Lab. I received my Ph.d. degree from the EECS department in University of Michigan in December, 2009.


Research

My research interest is networking and systems, including Software Defined Networking, Cloud and Data centers, Internet routing and measurement, and network security.

Publications

  • A Novel SDN-Based Architecture for Extending Traffic Steering into Optical Domain by Ming Xia, Meral Shirazipour, Ying Zhang, Howard Green, Attila Takacs 10th International Conference on IP Optical Network (iPOP 2014), Tokyo, Japan, May 2014.
  • Understanding the HTTP Flow Rates in Cellular Networks by Ying Zhang, Ake Arvidsson, Matti Siekkinen, Guillaume Urvoy-Keller Proceedings of the IFIP Networking 2014, Trondheim, Norway, 2014.
  • SDN and Optical Flow Steering for Network Function Virtualization by Ming Xia, Meral Shirazipour, Ying Zhang, Howard Green, Attila Takacs Open Networking Summit (Research Track), Santa Clara, CA, March 2014.
  • SENSS: Software-defined Security Service by Minlan Yu, Ying Zhang, Jelena Mirkovic, Abdulla Alwabel Open Networking Summit (Research Track), Santa Clara, CA, March 2014.
  • User Mobility from the View of Cellular Data Networks by Ying Zhang Proceedings of the 33rd Annual IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2014), Toronto, Canada, April 2014.
  • An SDN based Flow Counting Framework for Anomaly Detection by Ying Zhang In Proc. of The 9th International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNEXT 2013), Santa Barbara, California, December, 2013.
  • Zeppelin - A Third Generation Data Center Network Virtualization Technology based on SDN and MPLS by James Kempf, Ying Zhang, Neda Beheshti and Ramesh Mishra. In Proc. of The 2nd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking (IEEE CloudNet), San Francisco, California, November, 2013.
  • StEERING: A Software-Defined Networking for Inline Service Chaining by Ying Zhang, Neda Beheshti, Ludovic Beliveau, Geoffrey Lefebvre, Ramesh Mishra, Ritun Patney, Erik Rubow, Ramesh Subrahmaniam, Ravi Manghirmalani, Meral Shirazipour, Catherine Truchan and Mallik Tatipamula. In Proc. of The 21st IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2013), Goettingen, Germany, October, 2013.
  • Detecting User Dissatisfaction and Understanding the Underlying Reasons by Ake Arvidsson and Ying Zhang. Extended Abstract, In Prof. of ACM SIGMETRICS,,Pittsburgh, June, 2013.
  • The Freshman Handbook: A Hint for the Server Placement of Social Networks by Ying Zhang, Du Li and Mallik Tatipamula. In Proc. of the 18th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS),, Singapore, December, 2012.
  • Fast Failover for Control Traffic in Software-defined Networks by Neda Beheshti and Ying Zhang. In Proc. of IEEE GLOBECOM 2012 - Next Generation Networking Symposium, , Anaheim, December, 2012.
  • OpenFlow and Multi-Layer Extensions: Overview and Next Steps by Meral Shirazipour, Ying Zhang, Neda Beheshti, Geoffrey Lefebvre and Mallik Tatipamula. In Proc. of European Workshop on Software Defined Networks (EWSDN12), October, 2012.
  • Towards Bandwidth Guarantee in Multi-tenancy Cloud Computing Networks by Jing Zhu, Dan Li, Jianping Wu, Hongnan Liu, Ying Zhang and Jincheng Zhang. In Prof. of IEEE ICNP, Austin, October, 2012.
  • Understanding the Characteristics of Cellular Data Traffic by Ying Zhang and Ake Arvidsson. In Prof. of ACM Sigcomm CellNet Workshop, Helsinki, Finland, August, 2012. (paper [PDF])
  • Cloud Formal Verification of Security Preservation for Migrating Virtual Machines in the Cloud by Y. Jarraya, A. Eghtesadi, M. Debbabi, Y. Zhang and M. Pourzandi. In Prof. of 14th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (SSS 2012), Toronto, Canada, October, 2012. (paper)
  • Studying Impacts of Prefix Interception Attack by Exploring BGP AS-PATH Prepending by Ying Zhang and Makan Pourzandi. In Proc. of the 32nd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2012), Macau, China, June, 2012. (paper [PDF])
  • Cloud Calculus: Security Verification in Elastic Cloud Computing Platform by Y. Jarraya, A. Eghtesadi, M. Debbabi, Y. Zhang and M. Pourzandi. In Prof. of International Symposium on Security in Collaboration Technologies and Systems (SECOTS 2012), Denver, Colorado, May, 2012. (paper [PDF])
  • Characterization and Design of Effective BGP AS-PATH Prepending by Ying Zhang and Mallik Tatipamula. In Proc. of The 19th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2011), Vancouver, British Columbia Canada, October, 2011. (paper [PDF])
  • ALIAS: Scalable, Decentralized Label Assignment for Data Centers by Meg Walraed-Sullivan, Radhika Niranjan Mysore, Malveeka Tewari, Ying Zhang, Keith Marzullo and Amin Vahdat. In Proc. of The ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (ACM SOCC 2011) , Cascals, Portugal, October 2011. (paper [PDF])
  • On Resilience of Split-Architecture Networks by Ying Zhang, Neda Beheshti and Mallik Tatipamula . In Proc. of IEEE GLOBECOM 2011 - Next Generation Networking Symposium , Houston, December, 2011. (paper [PDF])
  • Metering Re-ECN: Performance Evaluation and its Applicability in Cellular Networks by Ying Zhang, Ingemar Johansson, Howard Green and Mallik Tatipamula . In Proc. of 23rd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC) , San Francisco, September, 2011. (paper [PDF])
  • Mobile Communication Congestion Exposure Scenario by D. Kutscher, R. Winter, S. Krishnan and Ying Zhang IETF Internet-Draft, Prague, Czech Republic, March 2011. (paper draft)
  • A Comprehensive Long-Term Evaluation on BGP Performance by Ying Zhang and Mallik Tatipamula Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Kyoto, Japan, June 2011. (paper [PDF])
  • The Freshman Handbook: A Hint for the Server Placement of Social Networks by Ying Zhang and Mallik Tatipamula Poster, The 20th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2011), Hyderabad, India, March, 2011.
  • Next Generation Applications on Cellular Networks: Trends, Challenges and Solutions by Nimish Radio, Ying Zhang, Mallik Tatipamula, and Vijay Madisetti In IEEE Special Issues of New Convergences of Broadband Communications, Computing and Rich Media (paper [PDF]).
  • iSPY: Detecting IP Prefix Hijacking on My Own by Zheng Zhang, Ying Zhang, Y. Charlie Hu, Z. Morley Mao, and Randy Bush In ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 18 (6), pp. 1815--1828, December 2010..
  • Detecting Traffic Differentiation in Backbone ISPs with NetPolice by Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao and Ming Zhang Proceedings of ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), Chicago, Illinois, November 2009. (paper [PDF])
  • HC-BGP: A Light-weight and Flexible Scheme for Securing Prefix Ownership. by Ying Zhang, Zheng Zhang, Z. Morley Mao and Y. Charlie Hu Proceedings of 39th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2009), Estoril, Lisbon Portugal. (paper [PDF])
  • Ascertaining the Reality of Network Neutrality Violation in Backbone ISPs. by Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao, and Ming Zhang Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Hot Topics in Networking (HotNets-VII), Calgary, Canada, October, 2008.(paper [PDF])
  • iSPY: Detecting IP Prefix Hijacking on My Own. by Zheng Zhang, Ying Zhang, Y. Charlie Hu, Z. Morley Mao, and Randy Bush (IIJ) Proceedings of ACM SIGCOMM'08, Seattle, WA, August,2008.(paper [PDF])
  • Effective Diagnosis of Routing Disruptions from End Systems by Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao and Ming Zhang 5th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI), San Francisco, California, April,2008. (paper [PDF])
  • A Measurement Study of Internet Delay Asymmetry by Abhinav Pathak, Himabindu Pucha, Ying Zhang, Y. Charlie Hu, and Z. Morley MaoPassive and Active Measurement Conference (PAM), Cleveland, Ohio, April,2008.
  • Internet Traffic and Multiresolution Analysis by Ying Zhang, Zihui Ge, Suhas Diggavi, Z. Morley Mao, Matthew Roughan, Vinay Vaishampayan, Walter Willinger, and Yin Zhang /Markov Processes and Related Fields: A Festschrift in Honor of Thomas G. Kurtz/, S. N. Ethier, J. Feng and R. H. Stockbridge (eds.), IMS Lecture Notes--Monograph Series, 2007. (paper [PDF])
  • Practical Defenses Against BGP Prefix Hijacking by Zheng Zhang, Ying Zhang, Y. Charlie Hu, and Z. Morley Mao 3rd International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiment and Technologies (CoNEXT), New York, December 2007.(paper [PDF])
  • Internet Routing Resilience to Failures: Analysis and Implications by Jian Wu, Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao, and Kang G. Shin 3rd International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiment and Technologies (CoNEXT), New York, December 2007.(paper [PDF])
  • On the Impact of Route Monitor Selection by Ying Zhang, Zheng Zhang, Z. Morley Mao, Y. Charlie Hu, and Bruce Maggs Proceedings of ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), San Diego, California, October 2007. (paper [PDF])
  • A Firewall for Routers: Protecting Against Routing Misbehavior by Ying Zhang, Zhuoqing Morley Mao, and Jia Wang Proceedings of 37th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2007), Edinburgh, UK, June 2007.(paper [PDF])
  • Understanding Network Delay Changes Caused by Routing Events by Himabindu Pucha, Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao, Y. Charlie Hu, Proceedings of ACM SIGMETRICS, San Diego, California, June 2007. (paper [PDF])
  • A Framework for Measuring and Predicting Impact of Routing Changes by Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao, and Jia Wang, Proceedings of the 26th Annual IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (Infocom 2007), Anchorage, Alaska, May 2007. (paper [PDF])
  • Low-Rate TCP-Targeted DoS Attacks Disrupts Internet Routing by Ying Zhang, Z. Morley Mao, and Jia Wang, Proceedings of 14th Annual Network & Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS 2007), San Diego, California, February 2007. (paper [PDF])
  • Internet-scale Malware Mitigation: Combining Intelligence of the Control and Data Plane, by Ying Zhang, Evan Cooke, and Z. Morley Mao, Proceedings of ACM CCS Workshop on Rapid Malcode (WORM 2006), Fairfax, Virginia, November 2006, (paper [PDF])
  • Web Service Automated Composition in Digital Library, by Ying Zhang, Ming Zhang, and Shuan Wang ,in National Database Conference, China,2004

Professional Activities

Guest reviewer, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking.

Technical Program Committee Member, 9th International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SECURECOMM), 2013.

Technical Program Committee Member, 23rd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC), 2011.

Technical Program Committee Member, Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium (NGNI) in IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2011-2013.

Session Chair, Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium (NGNI) in IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2011.

Guest Reviewer, Sensors, ISSN 1424-8220.

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