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Dr. Xiaoyan Hong

Associate Professor



  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of California-Los Angeles, 2003
  • M.S., Computer Science, Zhejiang University, China

Dr. Xiaoyan Hong’s research interests include mobile and wireless networks, future wireless Internet and high performance networks. Her current research covers mobile ad hoc networks, wireless Mesh networks, vehicular networks, and delay tolerant networks.

Hong is also involved with a project for the NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates National Academy of Engineering Grand Challenges Program.

Affiliated Areas
Computer Science

Dr. Hong's Impact

Aijun Song and Xiaoyan Hong

UA Professors to Study Underwater Robotics Wireless Communications

Selected by the National Science Foundation, the professors will lead a $1.5 million effort to develop an infrastructure for underwater research robots to exchange information.

A goup of people standing on a street corner looking up at camera

Red Light. Green Light.

A team at The University of Alabama is working to modernize traffic lights to become smarter and communicate with vehicles passing through. Changes are needed, they say, to improve the flow of traffic because congested areas have no other option.

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