Min Song

PROFESSOR AND CHAIR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & COMPUTER ENGINEERING
School: Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Building: Burchard 212
Fax: 201.216.8246
Email: Min.Song@Stevens.edu
Education
  • PhD (2001), The University of Toledo
  • MS (1989), North China Electric Power University
  • BS (1986), Shandong University of Technology
Research
  • Cognitive radio networks and spectrum management
  • Internet of Things and cyber physical systems
  • Mobile computing and cybersecurity
  • Wireless communication networks
  • Engineering education 
General Information

Min Song joined Stevens in July 2018. Before joining Stevens, he was the David House Professor, Chair of the Computer Science Department and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Michigan Tech from 2014 to 2018. He was also the founding director of the Michigan Tech Institute of Computing and Cybersystems. Prior to joining Michigan Tech, Min served as Program Director with the National Science Foundation (NSF) from 2010 to 2014. Min's professional career comprises nearly 30 years in academia, government, and industry. Over the course of his career, Min has published more than 180 technical papers and held various leadership positions.

Honors & Awards

  • IEEE Fellow (2018)
  • NSF Director's Award (2012)
  • NSF CAREER Award (2007)
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE GLOBECOM (2013)
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE NAS (2010)
Institutional Service
  • Chair, Vice-Provost for Research search committee
  • Chair, Associate Dean review committee
  • Member, Advisory Committee on Advanced Computing, School of Engineering and Sciences
  • Member, Research Committee, School of Engineering and Sciences
  • Member, Chair sesearch committee, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
  • Member, Chair sesearch committee, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Professional Service

Selected Recent Publications

  • N. Sapavath, D. Rawat, and M. Song, “Machine Learning for RF Slicing using CSI Prediction in Software Defined Large-scale MIMO Wireless Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering (accepted).
  • A. Adebayo, D. Rawat, and M. Song, “Prediction Based Adaptive RF Spectrum Reservation in Wireless Virtualization,” Proc. of IEEE ICC, June 2020.
  • A. Jalooli, K. Zhang, M. Song, and W. Wang, “A Novel Clustering Scheme for Heterogeneous Vehicular Networks,” Proc. of IEEE ICC, June 2020.
  • C. Xin, and M. Song, “Analysis of the On-Demand Spectrum Access Architecture for CBRS Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Feb. 2020.
  • D. Rawat, N. Sapavath, and M. Song, “Performance Evaluation of Deception System for Deceiving Cyber Adversaries in Adaptive Virtualized Wireless Networks,” Proc. of the Second ACM/IEEE Workshop on Hot Topics on Web of Things, November 2019.
  • D. Rawat, A. Adhikari, and M. Song, “Wireless Network Virtualization by Leveraging Blockchain Technology and Machine Learning,” Proc. of ACM Workshop on Wireless Security and Machine Learning (WiseML 2019), May 2019.
  • P. Paul, H. Wu, C. Xin, and M. Song, “Beamforming Oriented Topology Control for mmWave Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, April 2019.
  • J. Wang, S. Pambudi, W. Wang, and M. Song, “Resilience of IoT Systems Against Edge-induced Cascade-of-Failures: A Networking Perspective,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, April 2019.
  • A. Jalooli, M. Song, and W. Wang, “Message Coverage Maximization in Infrastructure-Based Urban Vehicular Networks,” Elsevier Vehicular Communications, April 2019.
  • C. Xin, P. Paul, M. Song, and Q. Gu, “On Dynamic Spectrum Allocation in Geo-location Spectrum Sharing Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, April 2019.
  • C. Wang, L. Wei, Z. Wang, M. Song, and N. Mahmoudian, “Reinforcement Learning-Based Multi-AUV Adaptive Trajectory Planning for Under-Ice Field Estimation,” Sensors, November 2018.
  • D. Rawat, A. Alshaikhi, A. Alshammari, C. Bajracharya, and M. Song, "Payoff Optimization through Wireless Network Virtualization for IoT Applications: A Three Layer Game Approach," IEEE Internet of Things Journal, October 2018.
  • C. Wang, L. Wei, Z.-H. Wang, M. Song, and N. Mahmoudian, “Reinforcement Learning-based Informative Trajectory Planning for AUVs in Under-ice Environments,” Proc. of IEEE OCEANS Conference, October 2018.
  • A. Adebayo, D. Rawat, L. Ni, and M. Song, "Group-Query-as-a-Service for Secure Low-Latency Opportunistic RF Spectrum Access in Mobile Edge Computing Enabled Wireless Networks," Proc. of the International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (ICCCN), August 2018.
  • S. Pambudi, J. Wang, W. Wang, M. Song, and X. Zhu, "The Aftermath of Broken Links: Resilience of IoT from the Networking Point of View," Proc. of the International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (ICCCN), August 2018.
  • D. Rawat, R. Alsabet, C. Bajracharya, and M. Song, “On the Performance of Cognitive Internet-of-Vehicles with Unlicensed User Mobility and Licensed User Activity,” Elsevier Computer Networks, April 2018.
  • L. Pu, Y. Luo, Y. Zhao, G. Wang, and M. Song, “DTER: Optimal Two-step Dual Tunnel Energy Requesting for RF-based Energy Harvesting System,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, March 2018.
  • W. Sun, C. Wang, Z.-H. Wang, and M. Song, “Estimation of the Under-Ice Acoustic Field in AUV Communication Networks,” Proc. of the ACM International Workshop on Underwater Networks (WUWNet), November, 2017.
  • D. Rawat, O. Malomo, C. Bajracharya, and M. Song, “Evaluating Physical-Layer Security for Secondary Users in Cognitive Radio Systems with Attackers,” Proc. of IEEE MILCOM, October 2017.
  • Y. Luo, L. Pu, Y. Zhao, G. Wang, and M. Song, “Optimal Energy Requesting Strategy for RF-based Energy Harvesting Wireless Communications,” Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, May 2017.
  • D. Rawat, T. White, M. Parwez, C. Bajracharya, and M. Song, “Evaluating Secrecy Outage of Physical Layer Security in Large-Scale MIMO Wireless Communications for Cyber-Physical Systems,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, April 2017.
  • A. Jalooli, M. Song, X. Xu, “Delay Efficient RSU Placement Algorithm for VANET Safety Applications,” Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), March 2017.
  • P. Jiang, C. Xin, and M. Song, “Disruption Aware Routing and Link Scheduling for Cognitive Radio Networks,” Proc. of International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), January 2017.
  • X. Xu, and M. Song, “Approximation Algorithms for Wireless Opportunistic Spectrum Scheduling in Cognitive Radio Networks,” Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, April 2016.
  • C. Xin, and M. Song, “An Application-Oriented Spectrum Sharing Architecture,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, May 2015.
  • J. Backens, C. Xin, M. Song, and C. Chen, “DSCA: Dynamic Spectrum Co-Access between the Primary Users and the Secondary Users,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, February 2015.
  • C. Chen, M. Song, and C. Xin, “CoPD: A Conjugate Prior based Detection Scheme to Countermeasure Spectrum Sensing Data Falsification Attacks in Cognitive Radio Networks,” ACM Wireless Networks, June 2014.
  • C. Xin, and M. Song, “Detection of PUE Attacks in Cognitive Radio Networks based on Signal Activity Pattern,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, May 2014.
  • X. Xu, X.-Y. Li, and M. Song, “Efficient Aggregation Scheduling in Multihop Wireless Sensor Networks with SINR Constraints,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, December 2013.
  • C. Xin, M. Song, L. Ma, G. Hsieh, and C. Shen, “An Incentivized Cooperative Architecture for Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, October 2013.
  • C. Xin, M. Song, L. Ma, and C. Shen, “ROP: Near-Optimal Rendezvous for Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, September 2013.
  • C. Chen, M. Song, C. Xin, and J. Backens, “A Game-theoretical Anti-Jamming Scheme for Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Network, May 2013.
  • Y. Zhao, M. Song, and C. Xin, “FMAC: A Fair MAC Protocol for Coexisting Cognitive Radio Networks,” Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, April 2013.
  • W. Cheng, N. Zhang, X. Cheng, M. Song, and D. Chen, “Time-Bounded Essential Localization for Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, April 2013.
  • W. Cheng, X. Cheng, M. Song, B. Chen, and W. Zhao, “On the Design and Deployment of RFID Assisted Navigation Systems for VANET,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, July 2012.
  • C. Xin, and M. Song, "Dynamic Spectrum Access as a Service," Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, March 2012.
  • M. Song, C. Xin, Y. Zhao, and X. Cheng, “Dynamic Spectrum Access: From Cognitive Radio to Network Radio,” IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, February 2012.
  • Y. Zhao, M. Song, and C. Xin, “A Weighted Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Framework for Infrastructure-based Cognitive Radio Networks,” Elsevier Computer Communications, August 2011.
  • M. Song, J. Wang, K. Xing, and E.K. Park, “Interference-Aware Broadcasting in Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Mesh Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, December 2008.
Professional Societies
  • IEEE
  • ACM
  • ASEE

Courses

  • CPE 679 Computer and Information Networks
  • EE/CPE/AAI 800 Special research problems in EE/CPE/AAI
  • EE 820 Research Seminar

Current NSF Project

DOE Project

  • U.S. Department of Education, Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need program. August 2006 - May 2011.