Dr. rer. nat., Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany, 2014
Lei Jiao's research interests are in distributed computer and telecommunications systems, networks, and services, focusing on edge computing, cloud computing, machine learning, and relevant applications such as network security, intelligent transportation, virtual reality, and social networks. Through the mathematics of optimization, control, learning, and economics, he designs, analyzes, and experiments with algorithms that have theoretical foundations and practical implications to solve a variety of problems such as resource allocation, service placement, job scheduling, content caching, energy saving, mobility management, and incentive mechanisms. He is also interested in building systems.