Xiaojun(Matt) Cao

Associate Professor and Acting Director of Graduate Studies

Department of Computer Science
Georgia State University

34 Peachtree Street, Suite 1447
Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Phone: (404) 413-5732
Fax: (404) 413-5717


Dr. Xiaojun Cao received his B.S. from Tsinghua University and M.S. from Chinese Academy of Sciences. In June 2004, he received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Cao's research has been sponsored by U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), IBM and Cisco's University Research Program. Dr. Cao is a recipient of NSF CAREER Award, 2006-2011.


Dr. Xiaojun Cao is working on modeling, analysis, and protocols/algorithms design of communication networks. Important among these are

Optical Networking, DataCenter Networking
Wireless Sensor Networks and CPS Security
Intelligent Sensing and its Applications

Publications , Projects , Students , iWON 2013

Recent Professional Activities

Graduate Program Links (Summer 2014 office hour: MW 12:30-13:30)
Summer 2014

List of Courses Taught


Grad. Projects/Theses

Recruiting well motivated and dedicated Ph.D. students.

 Advice on Research and Writing