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Xiaofan (Fred) Jiang / 姜小凡, Ph.D.
Director, Intel Analytics and IoT Research Laboratory
Senior Staff Researcher, Intel Labs China

Dr. Fred Jiang is the Director of Analytics and IoT Research Lab (AIR Lab), Intel Labs China. He is managing the research group with the goal of combining IoT systems with analytics, and creating original and innovative research based on real applications. AIR Lab focus on projects spanning several areas, including energy and environment, smart manufacturing, wearable and context-aware systems. Dr. Jiang’s primary research interests are in the areas of mobile and embedded systems, wireless sensor networks, energy monitoring and control, and environmental sensing.

Fred received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. from U.C. Berkeley, advised by David Culler and Scott Shenker. Before joining Intel, he has worked in GoogleXilinxArch Rock (now part of Cisco), People Power, and Microsoft Research Asia.


2014 | ACM SenSys ’14 / Memphis
AirCloud: A Cloud-based Air-Quality Monitoring System for Everyone [to appear]
Yun Cheng, Xiucheng Li, Ji Jia, Peipei Yang, Jixian Zhang, and Xiaofan Jiang

2013 | ACM MobiSys ’13 / National Taiwan University
Auditeur: A Mobile-Cloud Service Platform for Acoustic Event Detection on Smartphones
Shahriar Nirjon, Robert F. Dickerson, Philip Asare, Qiang Li, Dezhi Hong, John A. Stankovic, Pan Hu, Guobin Shen, and Xiaofan Jiang

2012 | ACM SenSys ’12 / Manitoba
MusicalHeart: A Hearty Way of Listening to Music
Shahriar Nirjon, Robert Dickerson, Qiang Li, Philip Asare, John Stankovic, Dezhi Hong, Ben Zhang, Guobin Shen, Xiaofan Jiang, and Feng Zhao

2012 | ACM/IEEE IPSN ’12 / Tsinghua
Design and Evaluation of a Wireless Magnetic-based Proximity Detection Platform for Indoor Applications
Xiaofan Jiang, Chieh-Jan Mike Liang, Kaifei Chen, Ben Zhang, Jeff Hsu, Jie Liu, Bin Cao, and Feng Zhao
[Best Demo Award at SenSys ’12]

2011 | SUSCOM ’11
An Information-Centric Energy Infrastructure: The Berkeley View
Randy H. Katz, David E. Culler, Seth Sanders, Sara Alspaugh, Yanpei Chen, Stephen Dawson-Haggerty, Prabal Dutta, Mike He, Xiaofan Jiang, Laura Keys, Andrew Krioukov, Ken Lutz, Jorge Ortiz, Prashanth Mohan, Evan Reutzel, Jay Taneja, Jeff Hsu, and Sushant Shankar

2009 | ACM SenSys ’09 / UC Berkeley
Experiences with a High-Fidelity Wireless Building Energy Auditing Network [pptx]
Xiaofan Jiang, Minh Van Ly, Jay Taneja, Prabal Dutta, and David Culler

2007 | ACM/IEEE IPSN ’07 / MIT
Micro Power Meter for Energy Monitoring of Wireless Sensor Networks at Scale
Xiaofan Jiang, Prabal Dutta, David Culler, Ion Stoica

2005 | ACM/IEE IPSN ’05 / UCLA
Perpetual Environmentally Powered Sensor Networks [ppt]
Xiaofan Jiang, Joseph Polastre, David Culler
[Best Paper Award]

Please click here for a full list of my publications…

Recent Projects

PAM: Pervasive Air-Quaity Monitoring
News and media: CCTV, People’s Daily, Nikkei Technology, Chinese Computer World, DragonTV, Nanfang Weekend, Business Times

LiveSynergy: Bridging the Gap between Virtual and Physical Worlds
News and media: Video

SEPTIMU / MusicalHeart / LifeX: Continuous In-situ Wellness Monitoring and Feedback using Earphones
News and media:  The EconomistNew ScientistCNET,  Gizmodo

ACme / Green Soda: Smart and Sustainable Buildings
News and media: GigaOM, CITRISLBNL, Moteware

Please click here to see more projects…


2014 | University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Air-Quality Monitoring and Data Analytics

2014 | Intel Developers Forum
End-to-end Internet of Things Solutions on Intel® Architecture [link, video]

2012 | First Workshop on Internet of Things Applications
Keynote: Intelligent Modules for Building Internet-of-Things

2011 | International Conference on Human Probes and Smartphone Sensing
Keynote: People-centric Sensing – from Smartphones to Smartplaces

2011 | National Taiwan University
Bridging the Gap between Humans and the Physical World – A Step Toward Reducing Energy Consumption and Increasing Comfort [pptx]

2011 | CCF Advanced Disciplines Lectures
Internet of Humans and Things: Connecting Humans to the Physical World with Virtual Zones

2010 | Emerging CPS Applications Workshop
Rethinking the Energy Infrastructure from a Cyber-Physical Perspective [pptx]

2008 | Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Expediting Home Energy Conservation through Innovative Marketing and the Web 2.0 Community

2008 | UC Berkeley EECS152: Computer Architecture and Engineering
Lecture: Topics on Virtualization (VMM, memory sharing, VTx, Xen VM, VMware ESX)


TPC co-Chair, ACM BuildSys ’14 The 1st ACM International Conference on Embedded Systems For Energy-Efficient Buildings

Publicity Chair, ACM SenSys ’12 The 10th ACM Conference on Embedded Network Sensor Systems

Demo Chair, ACM/IEEE IPSN ’12 The 11th ACM/IEEE Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks

Web Chair, ACM SenSys ’11 The 9th ACM Conference on Embedded Network Sensor Systems

Poster and Demo Chair, ACM BuildSys ’11 The 3rd ACM Workshop on Embedded Sensing Systems for Energy-Efficiency in Buildings

Web Chair, ACM SenSys ’10 The 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Network Sensor Systems

TPC Member:

  • SenSys ’14 The 12th ACM Conference on Embedded Network Sensor Systems
  • MobiSys ’14 The 12th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services
  • DCOSS ’14 The annual IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems
  • Physical Analytics ’14 Workshop on Physical Analytics
  • MobiCASE ’14 Sixth International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services
  • ASPLOS ’14 19th International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (external reviewer)
  • BuildSys ’13 5th ACM Workshop On Embedded Systems For Energy-Efficient Buildings
  • SenSys ’13 11th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems
  • RTAS ’13 19th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium
  • DCOSS ’13 The annual IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems
  • EWSN ’13 The 10th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks
  • BuildSys ’12 The 4th ACM Workshop On Embedded Sensing Systems For Energy-Efficiency In Buildings
  • HotPower ’12 The 2012 Workshop on Power Aware Computing and Systems
  • IPSN ’12 The 11th ACM/IEEE Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks
  • IPSN ’11 The 10th ACM/IEEE Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks
  • EWSN ’11 The 8th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks
  • BuildSys ’10 The 2rd ACM Workshop on Embedded Sensing Systems for Energy-Efficiency in Buildings

I have had the pleasure of working with the following outstanding interns and students:

  • Caiquan Liu, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, 2010-2011
  • Jeff Hsu, UC Berkeley, 2011 (now CTO at
  • Kaifei Chen, University of Science and Technology of China, 2011-2012 (now at UC Berkeley)
  • Ben Zhang, Tsinghua University, 2011-2012 (now at UC Berkeley)
  • Pan Hu, Wuhan University of Technology, 2012 (now at University of Massachusetts, Amherst)
  • Yun Cheng, Harbin Institute of Technology, 2012-Present

Email: fxjiang -at-