Staff Software Engineer


bzhao [at] cse [dot] psu [dot] edu

zhaobopku [at] gmail [dot] com

Advisor: Dr. Guohong Cao

Research Interest | Education | Invited Books | Publications | Work Experience| Honor| Hobby
Research Interest
  • Smartphone Services and Security

  • 3G/LTE Telecom Network (LTE/UMTS/IMS) Services and Security

  • Telecom Network Planning

  • Cloud Computing

    Bo Zhao, Byung Chul Tak and Guohong Cao, Mobile Web Browsing Using the Cloud, Springer press, invited, July 2013.

    Bo Zhao and Chao Liu, "SIP Event Notification and Presence Information", SIP Handbook: Services, Technologies, and Security of Session Initiation Protocol, CRC press, invited book chapter, 2009


    Bo Zhao, Wenjie Hu, Qiang Zheng and Guohong Cao, "Energy-Aware Web Browsing on Smartphones," IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), 2014.

    Bo Zhao, Qiang Zheng, Guohong Cao and Sateesh Addepalli, "Energy-Aware Web Browsing in 3G Based Smartphones," IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), 2013.

    Wei Gao, Qinghua Li, Bo Zhao, and Guohong Cao, "Social-aware Multicast in Disruption Tolerant Networks," IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, October, 2012.

    Bo Zhao, Byung Chul Tak and Guohong Cao, "Reducing the Delay and Power Consumption of Web Browsing on Smartphones in 3G networks," IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), 2011.

    Bo Zhao, Zhi Xu, Caixia Chi, Sencun Zhu, Guohong Cao, "Mirroring Smartphones For Good: A Feasibility Study," IEEE Mobiquitous, 2010. [Tech. Paper][Paper]

    Shiva Kasiviswanathan, Bo Zhao, Sudarshan Vasudevan, and Bhuvan Urgaonkar, "Provisioning Bandwidth in Directional Antenna-based Wireless Networks" Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing Journal (PMC), 2010.

    Shiva Kasiviswanathan, Bo Zhao, Sudarshan Vasudevan and Bhuvan Urgaonkar. "Bandwidth Provisioning in Infrastructure-based Wireless Networks Employing Directional Antennas," ICDCN 2010.

    Bo Zhao, Caixia Chi, Wei Gao, Sencun Zhu, Guohong Cao, "A Chain Reaction DoS Attack on 3G Networks: Analysis and Defenses," IEEE INFOCOM, 2009.

    Wei Gao, Qinghua Li, Bo Zhao and Guohong Cao, "Multicasting in Delay Tolerant Networks: A Social Network Perspective," ACM Mobihoc, 2009.

    Bo Zhao and Chao Liu. Efficient SIP-Specific Event Notification, Accepted for publication, the 5th IEEE International Conference on Networking 2006 (ICN, 2006)

    My Google Scholar profile

Work Experience
  • [10/2014 - Present] Staff Software Engineer, SAMSUNG RESEARCH AMERICA.

    • KNOX: mobile enterprise security solution
  • [9/2011 - 9/2014] Telecommunications Research Analyst, AT&T Labs.

  • [7/2010 - 9/2010] Intern in AT&T Labs. Research on power saving issues in 3G networks.

  • [7/2003 - 7/2006] Senior technical engineer in Network Solution Group of Bell Labs at Lucent Technologies, Beijing. Research and implement the prototype of network services.

    • Active Phone Book (APB) project that applies the presence service to the handsets for millions of users
    • My Video Portal (MVP) project that allows wireless customers, with appropriate handsets capable of handling multimedia (audio/video) data
    • My Ring Back Tone (MiRing) project to provide the ability for smartphones to replace the audible ringing tone with an alternate tone.
  • [4/2003 - 6/2003] Intern in the IBM China Company Limited. Develop "WebSphere Application Server".

  • [3/2002 - 6/2003] Research Assistant in Peking University-Bell Labs Joint Lab, Software Engineering Institute, Peking University. Research middleware and component

  • [04/2005] Award for APB Project Development in Bell Lab

  • [04/2004] Award for MiRing Project Development in Bell Lab

  • [11/2001] CANON Excellent Scholarship, CANON Corporation

  • [10/2001] Excellent Student Leader Award, Peking University

  • Tennis, Level 4.0.

  • The game of GO, Second Dan Grading

- Bo Zhao-
  Last Update: November/10/2014