Dr. rer. nat., Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany, 2014
Lei Jiao is broadly interested in the mathematics and the algorithms for systems and networks. He explores and exploits optimization, control, learning, mechanism design, and game theory to manage and orchestrate large-scale distributed computing and communication infrastructures, services, applications, and devices, spanning edge computing, cloud computing, machine learning, network security, virtual reality, and social networks. He researches into a range of problems, including but not limited to resource allocation, service placement, job scheduling, data caching, mobility support, energy efficiency, and economic incentives.