Jerry Gao, Ph.D. Professor
Dept. of Computer Engineering
College of Engineering
San Jose State University, USA
Phone 408-924-3904
Fax 408-924-4153

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BIO:

Jerry Gao is a professor at the Department of Computer Engineering at San Jose State University. He had over 15 years of academic research and teaching experience and over10 years of industry working and management experience on software engineering and IT development applications.

He has published over hundreds (180) publications in IEEE/ACM journals, magazines,International conferences and workshops. He has co-authored three published technical books and edited numerous books in software engineering, software testing, and mobile computing. His current research areas include cloud engineering, big data computing service, software engineering, test automation, mobile computing and cloud services, mobile TaaS. In addition, he has published numerous book chapters, edited many international conference proceedings, and numerous special issues for archived journals.

In the last 10 years, Dr. Gao has organized and served as a conference chair or a program chair for a number of international conferences and workshops. Typical examples include: SEKE06- 2011, IEEE BigDataService 2015, IEEE MobileCloud2013-2014,IEEE SOSE2011-2013, ICYCS'05, TQACBS2005-2006, WMCS2004-2010, IEEE EMOBS07-08, TEST'07, EECC2006, and AST2014.

Besides, Dr.Gao has provided his technical consultant and training services for numerous international IT and telecommunication companies, including Fujitsu Network, Intuit, eBay, HP, IBM, Haiwei, Cisco, and UT-StartCom. In 2010, Jerry Gao has been recognized by University of Texas at Arlington as a distinguished Alumna for College of Engineering at its 50th anniversary. In 2011, he was award as a KSI Fellow in SEKE2011. In 2013, Dr. Gao has received the College of Engineering Faculty Award for Excellence in Scholarship.

RESEARCH AREAS:

(1) Cloud Computing and Mobile Cloud Services
(2) Service-Oriented System Engineering
(3) Test Automation and Mobile TaaS
(4) Big Data Computing and Service
(5) and Smart Cities and Complex Systems

WORK EXPERIENCE:

(1) 8/1995 - 8/1998: Software RD Manager, Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., San Jose, CA
(2) 6/1992 - 8/1995: Research Lab. Manager, Software Center for Telecommunications, University of Texas At Arlington, USA
(3) 2/1991 - 5/1992: Software Engineer, IEX Corp., Plano, Texas
(4) 2/1982 - 8/1986: Engineer, The Nanjing Research Institute of WR, China

SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

1. Jerry Gao, Xiaoying Bai, W. T. Tsai, Tadahiro Uehara, "Mobile App Testing - A Tutorial" IEEE Computer, 47(2): 46-55, February, 2014.

2. Siriphat Oumtrakul, Natharin Chanuntawaree, Jerry Gao, Hsing Mei, and Frank Zhang, "AdTouch: A 2D-Barcode Based Mobile Advertising Service System", Journal of Internet Technology, Vol. 13 No. 2, P.337-350 (2012/3), 2012. (EI-Index)Jerry Gao,

3. Lihui Lei, and Shui Yu, "Big Data Sensing and Services: A Tutorial", Proceedings of The FIRST IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIG DATA COMPUTING SERVICE AND APPLICATIONS, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015.

4. Lei Deng and Jerry Gao, "An Advertising Analytics Framework Using Social Network Big Data", The 5th International Conference on Information Science and Technology (ICIST) 2015.

5. Chungsik Song, Younghee Park, Jerry Gao and Sri Kinnera Nanduri, "Favored Encryption Techniques and Evaluation for Big Data in a Cloud", Proceedings of The FIRST IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIG DATA COMPUTING SERVICE APPLICATIONS, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015. AND

6. Shuyu Li, Jerry Gao , and Younghee Park, "Sticky Policy Framework for Big Data Security", Proceedings of The FIRST IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIG DATA COMPUTING SERVICE AND APPLICATIONS, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015.

7. Deng Lei, Jerry Gao , Framework Chandrasekar Vuppalapati, "Building a Big Data Analytics Service for Mobile Advertising and Marketing", Proceedings of INTERNATIONAL The FIRST SERVICE APPLICATIONS, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015. IEEE AND CONFERENCE ON BIG DATA COMPUTING

8. Lihui Lei and Jerry Gao, "MCloudDB: A Mobile Cloud Database Service Framework", Proceedings of The FIRST IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIG DATA COMPUTING SERVICE AND APPLICATIONS, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015.

9. Mazedur Rahman, Zehua Chen and Jerry Gao, "Service Framework for Parallel Test Execution on a Developer's Local Development Workstation", Proceedings of 9th INTERNATIONAL IEEE SYMPOSIUM ON SERVICE-ORIENTED SYSTEM ENGINEERING, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015.

10. Tao Zhang, Jerry Gao, Jing Cheng, Tadahiro Uehara, "Compatibility Testing Service for Mobile Applications", Proceedings of Proceedings of 9th INTERNATIONAL IEEE SYMPOSIUM ON SERVICE-ORIENTED SYSTEM ENGINEERING, IEEE Computer Society Press, San Francisco Bay, USA, 2015.

11. Ruay-Shiung Chang, Jerry Gao, Volker Gruhn, Jingsha He, George Roussos, Wei-Tek Tsai, "Mobile Cloud Computing Research- Issues, Challenges, and Needs", the proceedings of International Symposium on Mobile Cloud, Computing and Service Engineering, San Francisco Bay, California, March 25 - March 28, Hotel Sofitel, IEEE Computer Society Press, 2013.

12. Mazedur Rahman, Jerry Gao, and Wei-Tek Tsai, "Energy Saving Solutions in Mobile Cloud", the proceeding of IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E2013), March 25-27, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

13. Jerry Gao, K. Manjula, R. Penmetsa, and E. Sumalatha, Xiaoying Bai, W. T. Tsai, and Tadahiro Uehara, "Cloud-Based TaaS Infrastructure with Tools for SaaS Validation, Performance and Scalability Evaluation", Proceedings of IEEECloudCom2012, Taiwan, 2012.

14. Jerry Gao, Pushkala Pattabhiraman, Xiaoying Bai and W. T. Tsai, "SaaS Performance and Scalability Evaluation in Clouds", Proceedings of the Sixth IEEE International Symposium on Service-Oriented System Engineering (SOSE2011), Irvine, California, USA, 2011.