PhD Supervision

Current PhD students:

  • Zou Jie, Safety-Driven Timing-Predictable and Resource-Efficient Scheduling for Autonomous Systems, co-supervised with Prof. John McDermid (2019-)

[For potential PhD students]

I am interesed to supervise the following PhD topics:

  • Novel scheduling and allocation methods and models for real-time systems;
  • Inteference and contention modelling and analysis of multi-cores;
  • Scheduling on multi-cores / CPU-GPU hetergeneous platforms;
  • Timing assurance of robotic and autonomous systems;
  • Multi-robot systems scheduling, management and coordination.

MSc Research Projects

Previous students:

  • Zhijian Wang, Priority Assignment Algorithms in Multiprocessor Real-Time Systems with Shared Resources (2021)
  • Zixun Yu, Smart Intersection Control with Back-Pressure Algorithms, co-supervised (2021)

Undergraduate Projects

Final-year projects available to supervise:

  • Simulating and improving the scheduling in Time-Sensitive Networks
  • Large scale scheduling of Time-Sensitive Networks
  • Time-aware geo-fencing for mobile robots

Previous students:

  • Dean Kenny (2021), Jay Brooks (2021)