Qiang Duan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of IST, IST
Office Phone: 267-633-3317
Office Location: Rydal Executive Plaza, 311

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Bio

Educational Background

Ph.D.  Electrical Engineering
M.S.  Telecommunications and Electronic Systems
B.S.  Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Interest

Data communications and computer networking, the next generation Internet, the service-oriented architecture and network-as-a-service, Cloud computing, and Web services.

Books

Q. Duan and S. Wang, “Network-as-a-Service in Next Generation Internet,” IET Publishing, to be published in 2017.

Q. Duan and M. Toy, “Virtualized Software-Defined Networks and Services,” Artech House Publisher, December 2016, ISBN: 978-1-63081-130-3.

Book Chapters

  • Q. Duan and J. Wang, “Big Data-based Traffic Management in Software-Defined Networks,” Chapter 21 in book Big Data and Software Defined Networks, IET, to be published in 2017.
  • Q. Duan, “Service-Oriented Network Virtualization for Convergence of Networking and Cloud Computing in Next Generation Networks,” Chapter 15 in book Building Next-Generation Converged Networks: Theory and Practice (ISBN: 978-1466507616), pp. 393-415, CRC Press, January 2013.
  • Q. Duan, “Service-Oriented Networking for the Next Generation Distributed Computing,” Chapter 15 in book Advancements in Distributed Computing and Internet Technologies: Trends and Issues (ISBN: 978-1613501108), pp. 314-331, IGI Global, August 2011.
  • Q. Duan, “End-to-End Service Provisioning in Network Virtualization for the Next Generation Internet,” Chapter 12 in book Future Internet Services and Service Architectures (ISBN: 978-87-92329-59-2), pp. 247-269, River Publishers, June 2011.
  • Q. Duan, “Delay Performance Characteristics of Packet Switched Networks,” Chapter 10 in book Data Engineering: Mining, Information, and Intelligence (ISBN: 978-1-4419-0175-0), pp. 203-222, Springer, October 2009.
  • Q. Duan, “Quality of Service Provision in High-Speed Packet Switches,” Chapter 8 in book Computer Networking and Networks (ISBN: 1-59454-8307), pp. 189-237, Nova Science Publishers Inc., September 2006.

Journal Articles

Y. Duan, Q. Duan, G. Fu, N. Zhou, X. Sun, N. C. Narendra, and B. Hu, “Everything as a Service on the Cloud: Origins, Current and Future Trends,” International Journal of Cloud Computing, accepted.

Y. Duan, J. Li, Q. Duan, L. Luo, L. Huang, “Empirical Rules based Views Abstraction for Distributed Model Driven Development,” International Journal of Computational Sciences and Engineering, accepted.

Q. Duan, N. Ansari, and M. Toy, “Software-Defined Network Virtualization – Integration of SDN and NFV for Service Provisioning in Future Networks,” IEEE Network Magazine, in press.

B. S. Rawal, Q. Duan, and P. Vijayakumar, “Dissection of the Experimental Outcome of Split-protocol,” International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms, in press.

J. Huang, Q. Duan, S. Guo, Y. Yan, S. Yu, “Converged Network – Cloud Service Composition with End-to-End Performance Guarantee,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, in press.

J. Huang, Y. Yin, Y. Zhao, Q. Duan, W. Wang, and S. Yu “A Game-Theoretic Resource Allocation Approach for Inter-Cell Device-to-Device Communications in Cellular Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, in press.

Q. Duan and A. Vasilakos, “Federated Selection of Network and Cloud Services for High-Performance Software-Defined Cloud Computing,” International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 316-327, April 2016.

J. Xu, S. Reiff-Marganiec, Q. Duan, Z. Zheng, “Run-Time Resolution of Service Property Conflicts in Web Service Composition,” International Journal of Web and Grid Services, vol. 12, no. 2. pp. 142-161, April 2016.

J. Huang, Y. Sun, Z. Xiong, Q. Duan, Y. Zhao, X. Cao, and W. Wang, “Modeling and Analysis on Access Control for Device-to-Device Communications in Cellular Networks: A Network Calculus Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 65, no. 3, pp. 1615-1626, March 2016.

B. S. Rawal, S. Liang, A. Loukili, and Q. Duan, “Anticipatory Cybersecurity Research – an Ultimate Technique for the First-Move Advantage,” Technology Education Management Informatics Journal, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 3-14, Feb. 2016.

Q. Duan, “Modeling and Performance Analysis for Composite Network-Compute Service Provisioning in Software-Defined Cloud Environment,” Elsevier Journal of Digital Communications and Networks, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 181-190, Sept. 2015.

J. Huang, Y. Yin, H. Yan, M. Zhao, and Q. Duan, “Context-aware resource allocation for device-to-device communications in cloud-centric Internet of Things.” Journal of Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 2015.

J. Huang, L. Xu, C-C. Xing and Q. Duan, “A Novel Bio-Inspired Multi-Objective Optimization Algorithm for Designing Wireless Senor Networks in the Internet of Things,” Journal of Sensors, Article ID 192194, Feb. 2015.

J. Huang, G. Liu, and Q. Duan, “On Modeling and Optimization for Composite Network—Cloud Service Provisioning,” Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications, vol. 45, no. 10, pp. 35-43, Oct. 2014.

J . Huang, Q. Duan, Q. Chen, Y. Sun, Y. Tanaka, and W. Wang, “Guaranteeing End-to-End Quality of Service with a Generic Routing Approach,” ACM Applied Computing Review, vol. 14, no. 2, summer 2014.

J. Huang, Y. Meng, X. Gong, Y. Liu, and Q. Duan, “A Novel Deployment Scheme for Green Internet of Things,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 196-205, April 2014

J. Huang, D. Du, Q. Duan, Y. Zhang, Y. Zhao, H. Luo, Z. Mai, and Q. Liu “Modeling and Analysis on Congestion Control for Data Transmission in Sensor Clouds,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 2014, Article ID 453983, 9 pages, 2014.

Q. Duan and Y. Lu, “Service-Oriented Network Discovery and Selection in Virtualization-Based Mobile Internet,” Journal of Computer Information Systems, vol. 53, no. 3 pp. 38-46, Spring 2013.

J. Huang, Y. Liu, R. Yu, Q. Duan, and Y. Tanaka, “Modeling and Algorithms for QoS-aware Service Composition in Virtualization-based Cloud Computing,” IEICE Transactions on Communications, vol. E96-B, no.01, pp. 10-19, January 2013.

Q. Duan, Y. Yan, and T. Vasilakos, “A Survey on Service-Oriented Network Virtualization toward Convergence of Networking and Cloud Computing,” IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 373-392, December 2012.

J. Huang, C. Xu, Q. Duan, Y. Ma, and G.-M. Muntean, “Novel End-to-End Quality of Service Provisioning Algorithms for Multimedia Services in Virtualization-Based Future Internet,” IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, vol. 58, no. 4, pp. 569-579, December 2012.

Q. Duan, “Automatic Network Service Discovery and Selection in Virtualization-Based Future Internet,” International Journal of Network Protocols and Algorithms, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 30-48, June 2012.

Q. Duan, “Analysis on Quality of Service Provisioning for Communication Services,” Journal of Communications, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 143-154, February 2012.

Q. Duan, “End-to-End Modeling and Performance Analysis for Network Virtualization in the Next Generation Internet,” International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, vol. 8, no. 1/2, pp. 53-69, Jan. 2012.

T. Warms, Q. Duan, and K. Farvardin, “Can Learning Formal Method for Tracing Computer Programs Help Students Write Program?” Technology Interface International Journal, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 30-35, Fall/Winter 2011.

Q. Duan, “Service-Oriented Network Virtualization for Composition of Cloud Computing and Networking,” International Journal of Next Generation Computing, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 123-138, July 2011.

Q. Duan, “Network Service Description and Discovery for High-Performance Ubiquitous and Pervasive Grids,” ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, vol. 6, no. 1, Article 3, February. 2011.

Q. Duan and J. N. Daigle, “Resource Allocation for Statistical Quality of Service Provision in Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Wiley International Journal of Communication Systems, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 609-629, June 2008.

V. Saini, Q. Duan, V. Paruchuri, “Threat Modeling Using Attack Trees,” Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, vol. 23, no. 4, April 2008.

Q. Duan, “Resource Allocation for Quality of Service Provision in Buffered Crossbar Switches with Traffic Aggregation,” International Journal of Computers and Applications, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 283-290, August 2007.

Q. Duan, “Quality of Service Provision in Combined Input and Cross-point Queued Switches without Output Queuing Match,” Elsevier Journal of Computer Communications, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 830-840, February 2007.

Q. Duan and J. N. Daigle, “Resource Allocation for Quality of Service Provision in Multistage Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Elsevier Journal of Computer Networks, vol. 46, no. 10, pp. 147-168, October 2004.

Q. Duan, X. Li and L. Zhang, “Network Calculus-Based Delay Performance Analysis for QoS Provision in Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Journal of Interconnection Networks, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 131-146, June 2003.

Refereed Conference Papers

Y. Duan, Q. Duan, R. Shi, and H. Gao, “Toward Automated View Abstraction for Distributed Model-Driven Service Development,” Proc. of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Service Computing (SCC2016), June 2016.

G. Wang, Y. Zhao, J. Huang, Q. Duan, J. Li, “A K-Means-Based Network Partition Algorithm for Controller Placement in Software-Defined Networks,” Proc. of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2016), June 2016.

Y. Duan, Q. Duan, Z. Hu, X. Sun, “Refinement from Service Economics Planning to Ubiquitous Services Implementation,” Proc. of the IEEE 2016 International Conference on Computer and Information Science (ICIS 2016), June 2016.

J. Huang, F. Fang, Y. Sun, H. Yan, C. Xing, Q. Duan, and W. Wang, “A New Economic Model in Cloud Computing: Cloud Service Provider vs. Network Service Provider,” Proc. of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM2015), Dec. 2015.

B. S. Rawal, R. K. Karne, and Q. Duan, “Split-System as the Eventual Form of Computing on the Cloud,” Proc. of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Cyber Security and Cloud Computing (CSCloud2015), Nov. 2015.

Q. Duan, “Performance-Based Network Service Selection in anSoftware-Defined Inter-Cloud Environment,” Proc. of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking (CloudNet2015), Oct. 2015.

J. Huang, Y. Yin, Q. Duan, and H. Yan, “A Game-Theoretic Analysis on Context-Aware Resource Allocation for Device-to-Device Communications in Cloud-Centric Internet of Things,” Proc. of the 2015 International
Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud2015), August, 2015.

Y. Duan, Q. Duan, C. Ren, and A. Elfaki, “Formalizing Over Design and Under Design of Value Engineering for Context-Aware Cloud Service Development,” Proc. of the 2015 International Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud2015), August, 2015.

J. Huang, Y. Sun, C. Xing, Y. Zhao, and Q. Duan, “Game-Theoretic Power Control Mechanisms for Device-to-Device Communications Underlying Networks,” Proc. of the 10th International Conference on Wireless
Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA2015), August 2015.

J. Huang, L. Xu, M. Zeng, C. Xing, Q. Duan, and Y. Yan, “Hybrid Scheduling for Quality of Service Guarantee in Software-Defined Networks for Supporting Multimedia Cloud Services,” Proc. of the12th IEEE International Conference on Service Computing (SCC2015), June 2015.

J. Huang, Y. Yin, Y. Sun, Y. Zhao, C-C. Xing, and Q. Duan, “Game Theoretic Resource Allocation for Multi-Cell D2D Communications with Incomplete Information,” Proc. of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on
Communications (ICC’15), June 2015.

Q. Duan, M. Zeng, J. Huang, and C-C. Xing, “Performance Analysis for a Service Delivery Platform in Software Defined Networks,” Proc. of the 2015 ACM Symposium of Applied Computing (SAC’15), April, 2015.

J. Huang, M. Sun, S. Zhu, Y. Sun, C. Xing, and Q. Duan, “A source-location privacy protection strategy via pseudo normal distribution-based phantom routing in WSNs,” Proc. of the 2015 ACM Symposium of Applied Computing (SAC’15), April, 2015.

J. Huang, Y. He, Q. Duan, W. Wei, and Q. Yang, “Admission Control with Flow Aggregation for QoS Provisioning in Software-Defined Network,” Proc. of the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM’14), Dec. 2014.

J. Huang, X. Li, Y. Yin, Y. Sun, Q. Duan, and C-C. Xing, “FAMOUS: A Novel Fast Multi-Constrained Multicast Routing Algorithm,” Proc. of the 2014 ACM Conference on Research in Adaptive and Convergent Systems (RACS’14), Oct. 2014.

J. Huang, G. Liu, Q. Duan, and Y. Yan, “QoS-Aware Service Composition for Converged Network--Cloud Service Provisioning,” Proc. of the 11th IEEE International Conference on Service Computing (SCC2014), June 2014.

J. Huang, D. Du, Q. Duan, Y. Sun, Y. Yin, T. Zhou, Y. Zhang, “Modeling and Analysis on Congestion Control in Internet of Things,” Proc. of the 2014 International Conference on Communications (ICC’14), June 2014.

Q. Duan, “Network-as-a-Service in Software Defined Networks for End-to-End QoS Provisioning,” Proc. of the 23rd IEEE Wireless and Optical Communication Conference (WOCC2014), May 2014.

Q. Duan and Z. Zheng, “Holistic Modeling and Performance Evaluation for Converged Network-Cloud Service Provisioning,” Proc. of the 28th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networking and Applications (AINA’14), May 2014.

J. Huang, J. Lv, and Q. Duan, “Modeling and Analysis on Network Performance for Cloud Service Delivery with Multiple Paths,” Proc. of the 29th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’14), March 2014.

J. Huang, Z. Xiong, Y. Liu, Q. Duan, and Y. He, “Service Provisioning in Virtualization-Based Cloud Computing: Modeling and Optimization,” Proc. of the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM’13), Dec. 2013

Q. Duan, “Modeling and Delay Analysis for Converged Network-Cloud Service Provisioning Systems,” Proc. of the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking & Communications (ICNC’13) Workshop on Converged Networks, Technologies, and Applications, Jan. 2013.

J. Huang, Y. Liu, and Q. Duan, “Service Provisioning in Virtualization-Based Cloud Computing: Modeling and Optimization,” Proc. of the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Global Communications (GlobeCom’12), Dec. 2012.

R. Yu, X. Yang, J. Huang, Q. Duan, Y. Ma, and Y. Tanaka, “QoS-Aware Service Selection in Virtualization-Based Cloud Computing,” Proc. of the 14th Asia-Pacific Network Operations and Management Symposium, Sept. 2012.

Q. Duan, “Automatic Network Service Discovery and Selection in Virtualization-Based Future Internet,” Proc. of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Global Communications (GlobeCom’11) Workshop on Smart Communication Protocols and Algorithms, Dec. 2011.

Q. Duan, “Modeling and Performance Analysis on Network Virtualization for Composite Network-Cloud Service Provisioning,” Proc. of the 7th IEEE World Congress on Services (SERVICES2011) Workshop on Performance Aspect on Cloud and Service Virtualization, Aug. 2011.

Q. Duan, “Modeling and Analysis for End-to-End Service Performance in Virtualization-Based Next Generation Internet,” Proc. of the 2010 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GlobeCom’10), Dec. 2010.

Q. Duan, “Modeling and Analysis of End-to-End Quality of Service Provisioning in Virtualization-Based Future Internet,” Proc. of the 19th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN’10) Workshop on Performance Modeling and Evaluation on Computer and Telecommunication Networks, Aug. 2010.

Q. Duan, “Resource Allocation in Buffered Crossbar Switches for Supporting Network Virtualization,” Proc. of the 11th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR’10), June 2010.

Q. Duan, “Applying the Service-Oriented Architecture for Network Discovery and Selection in Heterogeneous Wireless Mobile Networking Environments,” Proc. of the 12th International Conference on Network-Based Information System (NBiS’09), Aug. 2009.

Q. Duan, “Network Service Description and Discovery in Ubiquitous and Pervasive Grids,” Proc. of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Global Communications (GlobeCom’08) Workshop on Service Discovery and Composition in Ubiquitous and Pervasive Environments, Nov. 2008

Q. Duan and E. Lu, “Network Service Description and Discovery for the Next Generation Internet,” Proc. of the 19th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS’07), Nov. 2007.

Q. Duan, “Service-Oriented Network Description and Discovery for High-Performance Grid Computing,” Proc. of the IEEE 2007 International Conference on Service Oriented Computing and Applications (SOCA’07), June 2007.

Q. Duan, M. Talley, and N. Seetha, “QoS-Based Network Service Broker for High-Performance Grid Applications,” Proc. of the IEEE 21st International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA’07), May 2007.

Q. Duan, “Service-Oriented Network Abstraction and Discovery for the Diversified Internet,” Proc. of the IEEE 2007 Sarnoff Symposium, April 2007.

Q. Duan and Y. Zhou, “Dynamic Buffer Allocation for Quality of Service Provision in Combined Input and Cross-point Buffered Switches,” Proc. of the 18th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS’06), Nov. 2006.

Q. Duan and H. Wei, “A Multi-Purpose Networking Laboratory for Net-Centric Computing Education,” Proc. of the 4th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications (EISTA’06), July 2006.

Q. Duan, “Resource Allocation for Quality of Service Provision in Buffered Crossbar Switches with Traffic Aggregation,” Proc. of the 17th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS’05), Nov. 2005.

Q. Duan, C. Hu, and H. Wei, “Enhancing Network Intrusion Detection Systems with Interval Methods,” Proc. of the 20th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’05), March 2005.

Q. Duan, “QoS Performance Comparison between Combined Input and Cross-point Queuing Switches and Output Queuing Switches,” Proc. of the 2nd IASTED International Conference on Computer Communication Networks (CCN’04), Nov. 2004.

Q. Duan and J. N. Daigle, “Resource Allocation for Probabilistic Delay Guarantee in Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Proc. of the IEEE 2004 International Conference on Communications (ICC’04), June 2004.

Q. Duan and J. N. Daigle, “Probabilistic Packet Delay Guarantee in Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Proc. of the IEEE 23rd Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC’04), April 2004.

Q. Duan, “Quality of Service Provision in Buffered Crossbar Switches by Emulating Output Queuing Switch,” Proc. of the 9th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS’03), Sept. 2003.

Q. Duan, X. Li and L. Zhang, “Delay Performance Analysis for the Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Proc of the IEEE 17th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA’03), March 2003.

Q. Duan and J. N. Daigle, “Resource Allocation for Quality of Service Provision in Buffered Crossbar Switches,” Proc. of the IEEE 11th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN’02), Oct. 2002.
 

Teaching Interests and courses taught

Teaching Interests
Data communications and computer networking, telecommunications, system analysis and design, system integration, programming language, Cloud computing, and Web services

Courses taught
CMPSC121 Introduction to programming
CMPSC201 Programming for engineering
IST220 Networking and telecommunications
IST301 Information and organizations
IST311 Object-oriented programming
IST402 Emerging networking technologies
IST420 Fundamental system integration
IST421 Advanced system integration
IST451 Network Security

Professional Service

Editorial Board Member
•    International Journal of Communication Networks and Information Security (area editor)
•    International Journal of Network Protocols and Algorithms (associate editor)
•    International Journal of Internet and Distributed Systems (associate editor)
•    Journal of Cyber-Physical Systems
•    Journal of Advanced Internet Technologies
Journal Reviewer
•    ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS)
•    IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS)
•    IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM)
•    IEEE Journal of Selected Area of Communication (JSAC)
•    IEEE Communications Magazine
•    IET Communications Journal
•    Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems Journal
•    Elsevier Information Sciences Journal
•    Elsevier Computer Communications Journal
•    Springer Wireless Networks Journal
•    Springer Mobile Networks and Applications Journal
•    KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems
Recent Conference TPC Member
•    IEEE GLOBECOM Symposium on Wireless Networking 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
•    IEEE GLOBECOM Symposium on QoS, Reliability, and Modeling 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
•    IEEE ICCCN Track on Network Algorithms and Performance Evaluation 2013, 2012, 2011
•    IEEE AINA 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
•    IEEE WCNC 2013, 2007
•    IEEE CloudPerf 2011
•    IEEE HPSR 2008