Dr. Zenghua Zhao is an Associate Professor at School of Computer Science and Technology in Tianjin University. She is a member of IEEE/ACM and a senior member of CCF. She was a visiting scholar of IIT hosted by Professor Xiang-Yang Lifrom Sept. 2012 to Mar. 2013, and also a visiting scholar of UCLA hosted by Professor Mario Gerla from Jun. to Dec. 2009. She was an Assistant Professor (from 2001 to 2006) of School of Computer Science and Technology in Tianjin University. She received Bachelor (1995), MS (2000) and PhD (2006) degree at Department of Computer Science and Technology from Tianjin University.
Dr. Zhao’s research interests include wireless networks, mobile computing, wireless sensor networking, software defined networking and system.
 “IEEE 802.11n Long-Distance Wireless Mesh Networks: Theory and Key Technologies ”, NSFC (61172063), 2012.01~2015.12, PI
 “Multimedia Transmission in Wireless Mesh Networks: Key Technologies”, NSFC (60702038), 2008.01~2010.12, PI
 “Low-Cost High-Bandwidth IEEE 802.11 Long-Distance Wireless Mesh Networking for Remote Rural Areas ”, Cultivation Fund of the Key Scientific and Technical Innovation Project，Ministry of Education of China (708024), 2008 ~ 2010, PI
 “Power Device Monitoring System for Tianjin Grid State”, Tianjin Puxun Power Technology Company, 2010~2012, PI
 “Study on Power Device Monitoring Technologies for Remote Large Area”, Tianjin Grid State, 2007~2008, PI
 “Green Smart Home Based on Wireless Sensor Networks”, Microsoft (Asia) Research Institute, 2008~2009, PI
 "A Study of Transport Model and Control Method with High Performance and Reliability for Broad-Band Wireless Networks", NSFC(60472078), 2005～2007,Participant
 "Performance and Quality of Service in High Speed Wireless IP Networks (2nd Phase)",NSFC (90104015), 2006.01- 2008.12, Participant
 "Performance and Quality of Service in High Speed Wireless IP Networks", NSFC (90104015), 2002.01- 2004.12, Participant
 "Video Compression and Transmission in Wireless Networks", NSFTJ (023601111), 2002.06 - 2005.06, PI
 Zenghua Zhao, Ming He, Jie Zhang, Lianfang Zhang, “QoS Routing and Traffic Scheduling in Long-Distance802.11 Wireless Mesh Networks”, Chinese Journal of Electronics, 2012.03，21(2): 313-317
 Zenghua Zhao, Nan Wang, Zhibin Dou, Lianfang Zhao, Yantai Shu, “Survey on IEEE 802.11n Long-Distance Wireless Mesh Networks”, Transactions of Computer (In Chinese), 2012.06, 35(6): 1209-1222
 Zenghua Zhao, Yantai Shu, Lianfang Zhang, and Oliver Yang, Flow-level multipath load balancing in MPLS network. IEICE Transactions (Transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers), May 2005, E88B (5): 2015-2022.
 Gaotao Shi, Jun Zheng, Jinfeng Yang, Zenghua Zhao. “Double-Blind Data Discovery Using Double Cross for Large-Scale Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sinks”. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 61, No. 5, June 2012, 2294~2304.
 Zenghua Zhao, Fucheng Zhang, Shaoping Guo, Xiang-Yang Li, Junze Han, RainbowRate: MIMO Rate Adaptation in 802.11n WiLD Links, 33rd IEEE -- International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IEEE IPCCC’2014), Austin, Texas, USA, December 5-7, 2014.
 Zenghua Zhao, Xuanxuan Wu, Xin Zhang, Jing Zhao, Xiang-Yang Li, ZigBee vs WiFi: Understanding Issues and Measuring Performances of their Coexistence, 33rd IEEE -- International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IEEE IPCCC’2014), Austin, Texas, USA, December 5-7, 2014.
 Zenghua Zhao, Xin Zhang, Xuanxuan Wu, Xiang-Yang Li, Junze Han, GasNet: Efficient Residential Building Gas Leak Monitoring via Opportunistic Networking, the 11th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS’2014), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, October 27-30, 2014.
 Zenghua Zhao, Ziwei Liu; Junjiao Ye; Hao Li, Demo Abstract: Monitoring Wide-Area Nature Reserves Based on Long-Distance Wireless Mesh Networks, 2012 IEEE/ACM Third International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), April 17 -19, 2012, Beijing, China, p. 226.
 Zenghua Zhao, Song Zhang, Xuanxuan Wu, Poster Abstract: GasMon: a Sensor Network System for Residential Building Gas Leak Monitoring, 2012 IEEE/ACM Third International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), April 17 -19, 2012, Beijing, China, p. 239.
 Zenghua Zhao, Yanchao Mao, Gaotao Shi, Zhibin Dou, Yantai Shu, Energy-Efficient Data Gathering in High-Voltage Transmission Line Monitoring System, MSN’2011, Dec 16-18, Beijing China, 2011.
 Junjiao Ye, Zenghua Zhao, Hao Li, Hao Chen, Hierachical Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Network Management System, Seventh International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (WCSP’2011), Nov , Nanjing China, 2011
 Yanchao Mao, Zenghua Zhao, Xin Jia, Understanding the Indoor Interference between IEEE 802.15.4 and IEEE 802.11b/g via Measurements, Seventh International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (WCSP’2011), Nov 9-11, Nanjing China, 2011
 Zhibin Dou, Zenghua Zhao, Quan Jin, Gaotao Shi, Lianfang Zhang, Yantai Shu, Maode Ma, Understanding Link-level Characterization of Long-Distance 802.11g Semi-urban Links, ChinaCom’2011, Aug 17-19, Harbin China, 2011.
 Zhibin Dou, Zenghua Zhao, Quan Jin, Lianfang Zhang, Yantai Shu, Oliver Yang, Energy-Efficient Rate Adaptation for Outdoor Long Distance WiFi Links, workshop GNC’11 (Co-located with IEEE INFOCOM’2011), April 10-15, Shanghai China, 2011
 Junmei Qu, Zenghua Zhao, Yiqian Si, LIanfang Zhang, Yantai Shu, Oliver Yang，Formulation of a New Constraint for Admitting Flows in Multi-Rate Wireless Ad Hoc Networks，IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM’2010), Dec 6-10 Miami, USA
 Zhibin Dou, Zenghua Zhao, Hua Chai, Lianfang Zhang, Yantai Shu, Oliver Yang, Interference-Aware Channel Assignment for On-Demand Routing Protocols in Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Wireless Mesh Networks, The 1st International Workshop on System and Theory of Cognitive Radio Networks (STOCK’2010), 2010/12/20.
 Zenghua Zhao, Shubing Long, RD-based Adaptive UEP for H.264 video transmission in wireless networks, The 2010 International Conference on Multimedia Information NEtworking and Security (MINES’2010), Nov 4–6, Nanjing, China
 Zenghua Zhao, Zhibin Dou, Tengfei Li, Lianfang Zhang, Jie Zhang, Kevin Lee，A MAR-based QoS Routing in Long-distance Wireless Networks，The 6th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC’2010)，June 28- July 2, 2010, Caen, France
 Junmei Qu, Zenghua Zhao, Junmin Zhao, Lianfang Zhang, Yantai Shu， “Optimizing Aggregate Throughput in 802.11 Networks through Balancing Spatial Reuse and Transmission Rate”, 2009 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM’2009), Hawaii, USA, November 30-December 4, 2009
 Junmei Qu, Zenghua Zhao, et. al, “Node-Based Rate Constraints for QoS Flows in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks”, 2008 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM 2008), New Orleans, USA, November 30-December 4,2008
 Junmei Qu, Zenghua Zhao, Lianfang Zhang, Yantai Shu, “A Reliable Routing Algorithm in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks,” WiCOM 2008, DaLian, China, Oct. 15- 18, 2008
 Gaotao Shi, Zenghua Zhao, Yantai Shu, Shuangli Han. Monitoring the High-voltage Transmission Lines Based On Two-tier Wireless Networks. 4th ACM International Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental Evaluation and Characterization, WiNTECH2009, Co-located with the Mobile Computing and Networking Conference MobiCom 2009, pp 77-78. Beijing China, September, 2009.
"Computer Networks", undergraduate, spring, since 2003
"The Discrete Event System Simulation", undergraduate, fall, 2004
"The Discrete Event System Simulation", undergraduate, fall, 2003
"The C Programming Language", undergraduate, spring, 2002
"The C Programming Language", undergraduate, spring, 2001
"Data Communication", undergraduate, Fall, 2000