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Authored Books:

  1. Z. Gu, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, Rendezvous in Distributed Systems - Theory, Algorithms, and Applications, Springer, 2017, forthcoming.
  2. S. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, A Computational Approach to Digital Chinese Painting and Calligraphy, co-published by Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg and Zhejiang University Press, Hangzhou, 383 pages, February 2009. Reviews: ACM CR.
  3. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, Load Balancing in Parallel Computers: Theory and Practice. Kluwer Academic Publishers (Boston), ISBN 0-7923-9819-X, 1996/1997, xv + 210 pp. [CITATIONS]

Edited Book:

J. Cao, L.T. Yang, M. Guo, and F.C.M. Lau (eds.), Parallel and Distributed Processing and Applications (Proc. ISPA 2004), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3358, Springer, ISBN 3-540-24128-0, 2005, xxiv + 1058 pp.

Book Chapters:

  1. L. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, C. Guo, M. Chen, and F.C.M. Lau, "Moving Big Data to the Cloud: Online Cost-Minimizing Algorithms", in Networking for Big Data, CRC Press, to appear.
  2. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and H. Yu, "Mechanics-Related Bio-Inspired Optimization", in Handbook of Biomimetics and Bioinspiration, World Scientific Publishing, to appear.
  3. D. Yu, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Faster and Space Efficient Exact Exponential Algorithms: Combinatorial and Algebraic Approaches", in Handbook of Combinatorial Optimization, 2nd Edition, Panos M. Pardalos, Ding-Zhu Du, and Ronald L. Graham (eds.), Springer Verlag, New York, 2013, pp. 1249-1291.
  4. Q.-S. Hua and F.C.M. Lau, "Joint Link Scheduling and Topology Control for Wireless Sensor Networks with SINR Constraints", in Handbook of Research on Developments and Trends in Wireless Sensor Networks: From Principle to Practice, IGI Global, 2010, 184-208.
  5. X. Feng and F.C.M. Lau, "Nature-Inspired Particle Mechanics Algorithm for Multi-Objective Optimization", in Multi-Objective Memetic Algorithms, Springer, 2009, 255-277.
  6. F.C.M. Lau, N.M. Belaramani, V.W.M. Kwan, P.P.L. Siu, W.K. Wing, and C.L. Wang, "Code-on-Demand and Code Adaptation for Mobile Computing", in The Handbook of Mobile Middleware, Auerbach Publications, October 2006, 441-463.
  7. C.L. Wang, X.L. Zhang, N. Belaramani, P.L. Siu, Y. Chow, and F.C.M. Lau, "Software Infrastructure for Context-aware Mobile Computing", in Enabling Technologies for Wireless E-Business, Springer, 2006, 109-131.
  8. L. Chen, T.C. Ma, C.L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and S.P. Li, "G-JavaMPI: A Grid Middleware for Transparent MPI Task Migration", in Engineering the Grid: Status and Perspective, American Scientific Publishers, 2006.
  9. W. Zhu, W. Fang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "High-Performance Computing on Clusters : The Distributed JVM Approach," in High Performance Computing: Paradigm and Infrastructure, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2006, 459-480.
  10. N.M. Belaramani, Y. Chow, V.W.M. Kwan, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Component-based Software Architecture for Pervasive Computing," in Intelligent Virtual World: Technologies and Applications in Distributed Virtual Environments, World Scientific Publishing Co., July 2004, 191-212.
  11. W.L. Cheung, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Building a Global Object Space for Supporting Single System Image on a Cluster", in Annual Review of Scalable Computing, Vol. 4, Singapore University Press and World Scientific (Singapore), 2002, 225-260.
  12. F.C.M. Lau, "Open Systems Technologies", in The Froehlich/Kent Encyclopedia of Telecommunications, Vol. 14, Marcel Dekker, Inc. (New York), 1997, 43-69.

Special Report:

Eric Roberts, Gerald Engel, Carl Chang, James H. Cross, Russ Shackelford, Robert H. Sloan, Doris Carver, Richard Eckhouse, Willis King, Francis Lau, Pradip Srimani, Richard Austing, C. Fay Cover, Gordon Davies, Andrew McGettrick, G. Michael Schneider, Ursula Wolz (IEEE-CS/ACM Joint Task Force on Computing Curricula), "Computing Curricula 2001", ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing (JERIC), Volume 1, Issue 3es, Fall 2001. [Ranked #1 by number of downloads, ACM Digital Library, 2004]

In Journals:

  1. D. Yu, L. Ning, Y. Zou, J. Yu, X. Cheng, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed Spanner Construction with Physical Interference: Constant Stretch and Linear Sparseness", ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking (ToN), to appear.
  2. Y. Li, Y. Jia, H. Tan, R. Wang, Z. Han, and F.C.M. Lau, "Congestion Game with Agent and Resource Failures", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), to appear.
  3. X. Zhang, Z. Huang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "An Online Stochastic Buy-Sell Mechanism for VNF chains in the NFV market", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), to appear.
  4. M. Zhang, H. Chen, L. Cheng, F.C.M. Lau, C.-L. Wang, "Scalable Adaptive NUMA-aware Lock", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, to appear.
  5. X. Zhang, Z. Huang, C. Wu, Z. Li, F.C.M. Lau, "Online Auctions in IaaS Clouds: Welfare and Profit Maximization with Server Costs", ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, to appear.
  6. L. Cheng and F.C.M. Lau, "Offloading Interrupt Load Balancing from SMP Virtual Machines to the Hypervisor", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, to appear.
  7. L. Cheng and F.C.M. Lau, "Revisiting TCP Congestion Control in A Virtual Cluster Environment", ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, to appear.
  8. H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Virtual Machine Trading in a Federation of Clouds: Individual Profit and Social Welfare Maximization", ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, to appear.
  9. W. Shi, L. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "An Online Auction Framework for Dynamic Resource Provisioning in Cloud Computing", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, to appear.
  10. D. Yu, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, J. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed wireless link scheduling in the SINR model", Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, to appear.
  11. Y. Wu, Z. Zhang, C. Wu, C. Guo, Z. Li, F.C.M. Lau, "Orchestrating Bulk Data Transfers across Geo-Distributed Datacenters", IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, to appear.
  12. X. Qiu, H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Cost-Minimizing Dynamic Migration of Content Distribution Services into Hybrid Clouds", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, to appear.
  13. Y. Yan, D. Yu, Y. Wang, J. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Bounded information dissemination in multi-channel wireless networks", Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, to appear.
  14. X. Li, Q. Liang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A maximum likelihood routing algorithm for smart grid wireless network", EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2014:75, 2014.
  15. D. Yu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, H. Tan, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed Multiple-Message Broadcast in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks under the SINR Model", Theoretical Computer Science, to appear.
  16. D. Yu, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed (Δ+1)-Coloring in the Physical Model", Theoretical Computer Science, to appear.
  17. Y. Wu, C. Wu, B. Li, L. Zhang, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Scaling Social Media Applications into Geo-Distributed Clouds", ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, to appear.
  18. Y. Wang, Y. Wang, D. Yu, J. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Information Exchange with Collision Detection on Multiple Channels", Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, to appear.
  19. L. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, C. Guo, M. Chen, and F.C.M. Lau "Moving Big Data to The Cloud: An Online Cost-Minimizing Approach", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), to appear.
  20. X. Li, Q. Liang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Sense-through-wall human detection using UWB radar with sparse SVD", Physical Communication, to appear.
  21. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and H. Yu, "A Novel Bio-inspired Approach Based on the Behavior of Mosquitoes", Information Sciences, to appear.
  22. W. Huang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "The Performance and Locality Tradeoff in BitTorrent-like File Sharing Systems", to appear in Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications, Springer.
  23. Y. Wu, Z. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Cloud-MoV: Cloud-based Mobile Social TV", IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 15, No. 4, June 2013, 821-832.
  24. H. Li, C. Wu, D. Yu, Q.-S. Hua and F.C.M. Lau, "Aggregation Latency-Energy Tradeoff in Wireless Sensor Networks with Successive Interference Cancellation", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 24, No. 11, November 2013, 2160-2170.
  25. X. Feng and F.C.M. Lau, "Behavioral Modeling with the New Bio-inspired Coordination Generalized Molecule Model Algorithm", to appear in Information Sciences.
  26. H.X. Li, Q.-S. Hua, C. Wu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Minimum-Latency Aggregation Scheduling in Wireless Sensor Networks under Physical Interference Model", Ad Hoc Networks, Volume 12, January 2014, Pages 52-68.
  27. H. Tan, T. Lou, Y. Wang, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Average Interference Minimization under the Protocol Model in Wireless Sensor Networks", Journal of Interconnection Networks, Volume 13, Numbers 1 & 2, March & June 2012.
  28. C. Wu, Z. Li, X. Qiu, F.C.M. Lau, "Auction-based P2P VoD Streaming: Incentives and Optimal Scheduling," ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications, Vol. 8s, Issue 1, No. 14, February 2012.
  29. H. Tan, T. Lou, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Exact Algorithms to Minimize Interference in Wireless Sensor Networks", Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 412, 6913-6925, 2011.
  30. L. Tong and F.C.M. Lau, "Skew-Space Garbage Collection", Science of Computer Programming, Volume 78, Issue 5, 1 May 2013, Pages 445-457.
  31. S. Xu, H. Jiang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "Computationally Evaluating and Reproducing the Beauty of Chinese Calligraphy", IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 63-72, May-June 2012.
  32. X. Qiu, W. Huang, C. Wu, F.C.M. Lau, and X. Lin, "InstantLeap: An Architecture for Fast Neighbor Discovery in Large-Scale P2P VoD Streaming", Multimedia Systems, Vol. 16, No. 3, June 2010, 183-198.
  33. Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, D. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Dynamic Programming Based Algorithms for Set Multicover and Multiset Multicover Problems", Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 411, Issue 26-28, June 2010, 2467-2474.
  34. X. Feng and F.C.M. Lau, "Parallel Physics-inspired Waterflow Particle Mechanics Algorithm for Load Rebalancing", Computer Networks, Vol. 54, Issue 11, August 2010, 1767-1777.
  35. X. Feng and F.C.M. Lau, "A New Economic Generalized Particle Model for Flow Control", Computer Networks, Vol. 54, Issue 3, February 2010, 506-524.
  36. Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, D. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Set Multi-Covering via Inclusion-Exclusion", Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 410, Issues 38-40, September 2009, 3882-3892.
  37. S. Xu, W. Yang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Visualization Based Approach for Digital Signature Authentication", Computer Graphics Forum (EuroVis 2009), Vol. 28(3), July 2009, 935-942.
  38. X.L. Zhang, C.-F. Law, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Towards Pervasive Instant Messaging and Presence Awareness", International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communication, Vol. 5, Issue 1, 2009.
  39. S. Xu, H. Jiang, T. Jin, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "Automatic Generation of Chinese Calligraphic Writings with Style Imitation", IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 24, Issue 2, March/April 2009, 44-53.
  40. S. Xu, H. Jiang, T. Jin, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "Automatic Facsimile of Chinese Calligraphic Writings", Computer Graphics Forum (PG 2008), Vol. 27, Issue 7, October 2008, 1879-1886.
  41. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Shuai, "The Coordination Generalized Particle Model - An Evolutionary Approach to Multi-sensor Fusion", Information Fusion, Vol. 9, Issue 4, October 2008, 450-464.
  42. Z.C.H. Yu, F.C.M. Lau, and C.L. Wang, "Object Co-location and Memory Reuse for Java Programs", ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization, Vol. 4, No. 4, January 2008.
  43. R. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y.Y. Liu, "On the Hardness of Minimizing Space for All-Shortest-Path Interval Routing Schemes", Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 389, Issues 1-2, December 2007, 250-264.
  44. R. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y.C. Zhao, "Hamiltonicity of Regular Graphs and Blocks of Consecutive Ones in Symmetric Matrices", Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 155, Issue 17, October 2007, 2312-2320.
  45. T.H. Tse, F.C.M. Lau, W.K. Chan, P.C.K. Liu, and C.K.F. Luk, "Testing Object-Oriented Industrial Software without Precise Oracles or Results", Communications of the ACM, Vol. 50, Issue 8, August 2007, 78-85.
  46. R. Wang and F.C.M. Lau, "Optimal gossiping in square 2D meshes", Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 384, Nos. 2-3, October 2007, 263-286.
  47. S. Xu, H. Tan, X. Jiao, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "A Generic Pigment Model for Digital Painting", Computer Graphics Forum (EG 2007), Vol. 26, 2007.
  48. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Shuai, "A New Generalized Particle Approach to Parallel Bandwidth Allocation", Computer Communications, Vol. 29, 2006, 3933-3945.
  49. T.Q. Wang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "An Architecture to Support Scalable Distributed Virtual Environment Systems on Grid", Journal of Supercomputing, Vol. 36, No. 3, June 2006, 249-264.
  50. T.C. Ma, L. Chen, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "G-PASS: An Instance-oriented Security Infrastructure for Grid Travelers", Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 18, Issue 14, December 2006, 1871-1884.
  51. Y. Shi, F.C.M. Lau, S.S.H. Tse, Z.H. Du, R.C. Tang, and S.L. Li, "Club Theory of The Grid", Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 2006, Vol. 18, Issue 14, December 2006, 1759-1773.
  52. P. Liu, S. Li, F.C.M. Lau, Y. Shi, and F. Huang, "RAID-M: a High Performance RAID Matrix Mass Storage", Science in China, Series F: Information Sciences, Vol. 48, No. 4, August 2005, 409-420.
  53. S.H. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, C.F. Xu, and Y.H. Pan, "Virtual Hairy Brush for Digital Painting and Calligraphy", Science in China, Series F: Information Sciences, Vol. 48, No. 3, May/June 2005, 285-303.
  54. S.H. Xu, Y.H. Pan, Y.T. Zhuang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Synthesis Reasoning and Its Application in Calligraphy Generation", Acta Automatica Sinica, Vol. 31(4):495-509, July 2005. [Received "Outstanding Paper Award" (12/2007) from the China Association for Science and Technology]
  55. S.H. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, William K.W. Cheung, Y.H. Pan, "Automatic Generation of Artistic Chinese Calligraphy", IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 20, No. 3, May 2005, 32-39.
  56. S.H. Xu, M. Tang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y.-H. Pan, "Virtual Hairy Brush for Painterly Rendering", Graphical Models, Vol. 66, No. 5, September 2004, 263-302. [A "Top25 Hottest Article" of the journal of the period July 2004-June 2005.]
  57. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Multi-phase Minimal Fault-tolerant Wormhole Routing in Meshes", Parallel Computing, Vol. 30, No. 3, 2004, 423-442.
  58. W.Y. Lum and F.C.M. Lau, "User-centric Content Negotiation for Effective Adaptation Service in Mobile Computing", IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 29, No. 12, December 2003, 1100-1111.
  59. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "New Bounds for Multi-label Interval Routing", Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 310, Issues 1-3, January 2004, 61-77.
  60. W.J. Fang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "On the Design of Global Object Space for Efficient Multi-threading Java Computing on Clusters", Parallel Computing, Vol. 29, Issues 11-12, November 2003, 1563-1587.
  61. L. Zhuo, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Document replication and distribution in Extensible Geographically Distributed Web Server", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 63, No. 10, October 2003, 927-944.
  62. F.C.M. Lau and S.H. Zhang, "Optimal gossiping in paths and cycles", Journal of Discrete Algorithms, Vol. 1, Issues 5-6, October 2003, 461-475.
  63. Y.F. Sit, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Cyclone: A High-Performance Cluster-Based Web Server with Socket Cloning", Cluster Computing, Vol. 7, Issue 1, January 2004, 21-37.
  64. S. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, F. Tang, Y. Pan, "Advanced Design for a Realistic Virtual Brush", Computer Graphics Forum (EG 2003), Vol. 22, September 2003, 533-542.
  65. L. Chen, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Grid Middleware for Distributed Java Computing with MPI Binding and Process Migration Supports", Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 18, No. 4, July 2003, 505-514.
  66. G. Chen, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "p-Jigsaw: A Cluster-Based Web Server with Cooperative Caching Support", Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 15, No. 7-8, June-July 2003, 681-705.
  67. B.W.L. Cheung, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Migrating-Home Protocol for Software Distributed Shared Memory", Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 18, No. 6, November 2002, 929-957.
  68. W.Y. Lum and F.C.M. Lau, "A Context-Aware Decision Engine for Content Adaptation", IEEE Pervasive Computing, Vol. 1, No. 3, July-September 2002, 41-49.
  69. S. Xu, M. Tang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "A Solid Model Based Virtual Hairy Brush", Computer Graphics Forum (EG 2002), Vol. 21, Issue 3, September 2002, 299-308.
  70. F.C.M. Lau and S.H. Zhang, "Fast Gossiping in Meshes/Tori with Bounded-Size Packets", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 13, No. 4, April 2002, 349-358.
  71. F.C.M. Lau, "The Load Distribution Problem in a Processor Ring", International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems, Vol. 17, No. 3, 2001, 185-204.
  72. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "Layout of the Cube-Connected Cycles Without Long Wires", The Computer Journal, Vol. 44, No. 5, 2001, 374-383.
  73. F.C.M. Lau, P.K.W. Cheng, and S.S.H. Tse, "An Algorithm for the 2-Median Problem on Two-Dimensional Meshes", The Computer Journal, Vol. 44, No. 2, 2001, 101-108.
  74. M.J.M. Ma, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "JESSICA: Java-Enabled Single-System-Image Computing Architecture", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 60, No. 10, October 2000, 1194-1222. [CITATIONS]
  75. M.J.M. Ma, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Delta Execution: A Preemptive Java Thread Migration Mechanism", Cluster Computing, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2000, 83-94.
  76. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "Tighter Layouts of the Cube-Connected Cycles", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 11, No. 2, February 2000, 182-191.
  77. F.C.M. Lau, G. Chen, H. Huang, and L. Xie, "A Distance-Vector Routing Protocol for Networks with Unidirectional Links", Computer Communications, Vol. 23, No. 4, February 2000, 418-424.
  78. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "On the Space Requirement of Interval Routing", IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 48, No. 7, July 1999, 752-757.
  79. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "On the Complexity of Some Adaptive Polling Algorithms in General Networks", International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science, Vol. 10, No. 2 (special issue on Graph Algorithms and Applications), June 1999, 211-223.
  80. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "More on the Efficiency of Interval Routing", The Computer Journal, Vol. 41, No. 4, 1998, 238-242.
  81. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "Shuffle-Ring: A New Constant-Degree Network", International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science, Vol. 9, No. 1 (special issue on Interconnection Networks), March 1998, 77-98.
  82. C.-Z. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, and R. Diekmann, "Decentralized Remapping of Data Parallel Applications in Distributed Memory Multiprocessors", Concurrency: Practice and Experience, Vol. 9, No. 12, December 1997, 1351-1376.
  83. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "Comments on A New Family of Cayley Graph Interconnection Networks of Constant Degree Four", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 8, No. 12, December 1997, 1299-1300.
  84. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "A Lower Bound for Interval Routing in General Networks", Networks, Vol. 29, No. 1, January 1997, 49-53.
  85. F.C.M. Lau and G. Chen, "Optimal Layouts of Midimew Networks", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 7, No. 9, September 1996, 954-961.
  86. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Termination Detection for Loosely Synchronous Applications in Multicomputers", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 7, No. 5, May 1996, 537-544.
  87. S. Cheung and F.C.M. Lau, "Routing with Locality on Meshes with Buses", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 33, No. 1, February 1996, 84-90.
  88. C.-Z. Xu, B. Monien, R. Lüling, and F.C.M. Lau, "Nearest-Neighbor Algorithms for Load Balancing in Parallel Computers." Concurrency: Practice and Experience, Vol. 7, No. 7, October 1995, 707-736.
  89. M.H. Cheung, K.M. Shea, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Technique for Process Pre-emption in the Transputer." Microprocessors and Microsystems, Vol. 19, No. 1, February 1995, 51-56.
  90. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "The Generalized Dimension Exchange Method for Load Balancing in k-ary n-cubes and Variants." Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 24, No. 1, January 1995, 72-85.
  91. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Iterative Dynamic Load Balancing in Multicomputers." Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 45, No. 7, July 1994, 786-796.
  92. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Optimal Diffusion Parameters for Load Balancing in Mesh Networks." Parallel Processing Letters, Vol. 4, No. 1 & 2, June 1994, 139-147.
  93. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Optimal Parameters for Load Balancing Using the Diffusion Method in k-ary n-cube Networks." Information Processing Letters, Vol. 47, No. 5, September 1993, 181-187.
  94. S. Cheung and F.C.M. Lau, "Time Lower Bounds for Permutation Routing on Multi-Dimensional Bused Meshes." Parallel Processing Letters, Vol. 3, No. 2, June 1993, 129-138.
  95. S. Cheung and F.C.M. Lau, "A Lower Bound for Permutation Routing on Two-Dimensional Bused Meshes." Information Processing Letters, Vol. 45, No. 5, April 1993, 225-228.
  96. C.-Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Analysis of The Generalized Dimension Exchange Method for Dynamic Load Balancing." Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 16, No. 4, December 1992, 385-393.
  97. S. Cheung and F.C.M. Lau, "Mesh Permutation Routing with Locality." Information Processing Letters, Vol. 43, No. 2, August 1992, 101-105.

Editorials:

  1. M. Mutka, C. Becker, A. Dey, F.C.M. Lau, and G. Zaruba, "PerCom 2008 special issue", Pervasive and Mobile Computing, 2008.
  2. X. Jia and F.C.M. Lau, "Scalable Information Systems", Future Generation Computer Systems, Vol. 24, 2008, page 833.
  3. I. Ahmad and F.C.M. Lau, "Software Support for Distributed Computing", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 59, No. 2, November 1999, 101-106.

In Conferences:

  1. X. Wang, C. Wu, F. Le, and F.C.M. Lau, "Online Learning-Assisted VNF Service Chain Scaling with Network Uncertainties", IEEE Cloud 2017, to appear.
  2. D. Yu, L. Ning, Y. Zhang, H. Jin, Y. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and S. Feng, "Uniform Information Exchange in Multi-channel Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", AAMAS 2017, to appear.
  3. C. Chen, F.C.M. Lau, S.-H. Poon, Y. Zhang, and R. Zhou, "Online Inserting Points Uniformly on Sphere", WALCOM 2017, to appear.
  4. H. Tan, Z. Han, X.-Y. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Online Job Dispatching and Scheduling in Edge-Clouds", IEEE INFOCOM 2017, to appear.
  5. X. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Proactive VNF Provisioning with Multi-timescale Cloud Resources: Fusing Online Learning and Online Optimization", IEEE INFOCOM 2017, to appear.
  6. Z. Niu, Z. Wang, H. Xu, C. Wu, and F.C.M. Lau, "More is Better? Measurement of MPTCP based Cellular Bandwidth Aggregation in the Wild", IEEE MASS 2016, October 2016.
  7. K. Suo, J. Rao, L. Cheng, and F.C.M. Lau, "Time Capsule: Tracing Packet Latency across Different Layers in Virtualized Systems", APSys 2016, August 2016. [Best paper award winner]
  8. Y. Bao, X. Wang, Z. Wang, C. Wu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Online Influence Maximization in Non-Stationary Social Networks", IWQoS 2016, to appear.
  9. K. Suo, J. Rao, L. Cheng, X. Zhou, and F.C.M. Lau, "xBalloon: Bridging the Gap between Physical and Virtual Environments in I/O Prioritization", USENIX ATC 2016, poster.
  10. X. Wang, C. Wu, F. Le, A. Liu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Online VNF Scaling in Datacenters", IEEE CLOUD 2016, to appear.
  11. Y. Li, S. Jiang, H. Tan, C. Zhang, G. Chen, J. Zhou, and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Online Coflow Routing and Scheduling", ACM MobiHoc 2016, to appear.
  12. F. Liang and F.C.M. Lau, "BAShuffler: Maximizing Network Bandwidth Utilization in the Shuffle of YARN", HPDC 2016, to appear.
  13. L. Cheng, J. Rao, and F.C.M. Lau, "vScale: Automatic and Efficient Processor Scaling for SMP Virtual Machines", EuroSys 2016, to appear.
  14. M. Zhang, H. Chen, L. Cheng, F.C.M. Lau, and C.-L. Wang, "Scalable Adaptive NUMA-aware Lock: Combining Local Locking and Remote Locking for Efficient Concurrency", ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming (PPoPP 2016), poster.
  15. Z. Han, H. Tan, G. Chen, R. Wang, Y. Chen, and F.C.M. Lau, "Dynamic Virtual Machine Management via Approximate Markov Decision Process", IEEE INFOCOM 2016, to appear.
  16. Y. Wang, D. Yu, Q. Liu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Inductive Coloring: Implementing Basic Communication Primitives with Rayleigh-Fading Interference", IEEE INFOCOM 2016, to appear.
  17. L. Ning, D. Yu, Y. Zhang, Y. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and S. Feng, "Brief Announcement: Uniform Information Exchange in Multi-channel Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", DISC 2015, Tokyo, Japan, October 2015.
  18. I.A. Halepoto, F.C.M. Lau, and Z. Niu, "Scheduling over Dissimilar Paths using CMT-SCTP", 7th International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN 2015), Sapporo, Japan, July 2015.
  19. X. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Online Cost Minimization for Operating Geo-distributed Cloud CDNs", ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Quality of Service 2015 (IWQoS 2015), Portland, Oregon, June 2015.
  20. X. Zhang, Z. Huang, C. Wu, Z. Li, F.C.M. Lau, "Online Auctions in IaaS Clouds: Welfare and Profit Maximization with Server Costs," ACM SIGMETRICS 2015, Oregon, Portland, USA, June 15-19, 2015.
  21. Y. Li, H. Tan, Y. Wang, Z. Han, and F.C.M. Lau, "Selfish Task-Driven Routing in Hybrid Networks", 13th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt 2015), Mumbai, India, May 25-29, 2015.
  22. F. Liang and F.C.M. Lau, "SMapReduce:Optimising Resource Allocation by Managing Working Slots at Runtime", 29th IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2015), Hyderabad, India, May 25-29, 2015.
  23. C. Sun, C. Zhou, B. Jin, and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Methods for Multi-label Classification", 19th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD 2015), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, May 19-22, 2015.
  24. I.A. Halepoto, F.C.M. Lau, and Z. Niu, "Concurrent Multipath Transfer under Delay-based Dissimilarity using SCTP", 2nd International Conference on Computing Technology and Information Management (ICCTIM 2015), Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia, April 21-23, 2015.
  25. I.A. Halepoto, F.C.M. Lau, and Z. Niu, "Management of Buffer Space for the Concurrent Multipath Transfer over Dissimilar Paths", 3rd International Conference on Digital Information, Networking, and Wireless Communications (DINWC2015), Moscow, Russia, February 2015.
  26. D. Yu, Y. Wang, Y. Yan, J. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Speedup of Information Exchange using Multiple Channels in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE INFOCOM 2015, April 2015, Hong Kong, to appear.
  27. W. Dai, Z. Gu, X. Lin, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Minimum Control Latency of Dynamic Networks", IEEE INFOCOM 2015, April 2015, Hong Kong, to appear.
  28. X. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Truthful (1-ε)-Optimal Mechanism for On-demand Cloud Resource Provisioning", IEEE INFOCOM 2015, April 2015, Hong Kong, to appear.
  29. Z. Gu, H. Pu, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Improved Rendezvous Algorithms for Heterogeneous Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE INFOCOM 2015, April 2015, Hong Kong, to appear.
  30. J.-q. Deng, F.C.M. Lau, and Y.-k. Kwok, "ArmKeyBoard: a mobile keyboard instrument based on chord-scale system and tonal hierarchy", 40th International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2014), September 14-20, 2014, Athens, Greece.
  31. I.A. Halepoto, F.C.M. Lau, and Z. Niu, "Implementation of CMT-SCTP in Real Internet Lab Setup", Global Summit on Computer & Information Technology (GSCIT 2014), 14-16 June 2014, Sousse, Tunisia.
  32. J. Deng, F.C.M. Lau, H.-C. Ng, Y.-K. Kwok, H.-K. Chen, and Y.-H. Liu, "WIJAM: A Mobile Collaborative Improvisation Platform under Master-players Paradigm", 14th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2014), 30 June - 4 July 2014, Goldsmiths, University of London.
  33. Z. Gu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Deterministic Distributed Algorithms for Oblivious Rendezvous in Cognitive Radio Network", SIROCCO 2014, to appear.
  34. X. Qiu, C. Wu, H. Li, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Federated Private Clouds via Broker's Marketplace: A Stackelberg-Game Perspective", IEEE CLOUD 2014, Alaska, USA, June 27 - July 2, 2014.
  35. W. Shi, L. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "An Online Auction Framework for Dynamic Resource Provisioning in Cloud Computing", ACM SIGMETRICS 2014, Austin, Texas, USA, June 16-20, 2014.
  36. J. Zhao, H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, Z. Zhang, and F.C.M. Lau, " Dynamic Pricing and Profit Maximization for the Cloud with Geo-distributed Data Centers", IEEE INFOCOM 2014, Toronto, Canada, April-May 2014.
  37. L. Cheng, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "PVTCP: Towards Practical and Effective Congestion Control in Virtualized Datacenters", IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2013), Göttingen, Germany, October 2013.
  38. Y. Wu, C. Wu, B. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "vSkyConf: Cloud-assisted Multi-party Mobile Video Conferencing", ACM SIGCOMM Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing 2013 (MCC2013), August 2013, Hong Kong.
  39. H. Tan, X. Hao, Y. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Lv, "An Approximate Approach for Area Coverage in Wireless Sensor Networks", 4th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2013), June 25-28, 2013, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  40. X. Qiu, W.L. Yeow, C. Wu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Preemptive Scheduling of Heterogeneous MapReduce Workloads on Hybrid Clouds for Cost Minimization and QoS Guarantee", ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Quality of Service 2013 (IWQoS 2013), Montreal, Canada, June 2013.
  41. Z. Gu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Nearly Optimal Asynchronous Blind Rendezvous Algorithm for Cognitive Radio Networks", 10th Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensing and Communication in Wireless Networks (SECON 2013), New Orleans, USA, June 2013.
  42. Z. Gu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Reducing Information Gathering Latency through Mobile Aerial Sensor Network", IEEE INFOCOM 2013, April 14-19, 2013, Turin, Italy.
  43. D. Yu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, J. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Distributed Multiple-Message Broadcasting in Unstructured Wireless Networks", IEEE INFOCOM 2013, April 14-19, 2013, Turin, Italy.
  44. H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Socially-optimal Multi-hop Secondary Communication under Arbitrary Primary User Mechanisms", IEEE INFOCOM 2013, Turin, Italy, April 14-19, 2013.
  45. H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Profit-Maximizing Virtual Machine Trading in a Federation of Selfish Clouds", IEEE INFOCOM 2013 Mini-Conference, Turin, Italy, April 14-19, 2013.
  46. L. Zhang, C. Wu, Z. Li, C. Guo, M. Chen, and F.C.M. Lau, "Move My Data to the Cloud", IEEE INFOCOM 2013 Mini-Conference, Turin, Italy, April 14-19, 2013.
  47. Q.-S. Hua, H. Tan, Y. Wang, H. Li, D. Yu, F.C.M. Lau, and C. Wu, "Computing Capacity and Connectivity in Cognitive Radio Ad-Hoc Networks", 2012 International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2012), San Marcos, Texas, USA, December 13-15, 2012.
  48. S.S.H. Tse, J.P. Zhou, and F.C.M. Lau, "Fault-tolerant Routing for Irregular Faulty Patterns in 2D-Mesh without Virtual Channel", 2012 International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2012), San Marcos, Texas, USA, December 13-15, 2012.
  49. W. Shi, Q.-S. Hua, D. Yu, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Information Exchange in Single-Hop Multi-Channel Radio Networks", 7th International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA 2012), Yellow Mountains, China, August 8-10, 2012, 438-449
  50. X. Qiu , W. Huang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Exploring the Sustainability of Credit-incentivized Peer-to-Peer Content Distribution", Fourth International Workshop on Hot Topics in Peer-to-Peer Computing and Online Social Networking (HotPOST), Macau, China, June 21, 2012. [Best paper award winner]
  51. X. Qiu, H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li and F.C.M. Lau, "Dynamic Scaling of VoD Services into Hybrid Clouds with Cost Minimization and QoS Guarantee", International Packet Video Workshop (PV 2012), Munich, Germany, May 10-11, 2012.
  52. D. Yu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, H. Tan, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed Multiple-Message Broadcast in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks under the SINR Model", 19th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO 2012), June 30 - July 2, 2012, Reykjavík, Iceland, 111-122.
  53. D. Yu, Q.-S. Hua, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "An O(log n) Distributed Approximation Algorithm for Local Broadcasting in Unstructured Wireless Networks", 8th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS 2012), May 16-18, 2012, Hangzhou, China.
  54. D. Yu, Q.-S. Hua, W. Dai, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Dynamic Contention Resolution in Multiple-Access Channels", 10th International Conference on Wired/Wireless Internet Communications (WWIC 2012), June 6-8, 2012, Santorini, Greece.
  55. N. Hobbs, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, D. Yu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Deterministic Distributed Data Aggregation under the SINR model", 9th annual conference on Theory and Applications of Models of Computation (TAMC 2012), May 16-21, 2012, Beijing, China.
  56. Y. Wu, C. Wu, B. Li, L. Zhang, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Scaling Social Media Applications into Geo-Distributed Clouds," IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2012), Orlando, Florida, USA, March 25-30, 2012.
  57. H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, W. Huang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Stochastic Optimal Multirate Multicast in Socially Selfish Wireless Networks", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2012), Orlando, FL, USA, Mar. 25-30, 2012.
  58. X. Qiu, H. Li, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Cost-Minimizing Dynamic Migration of Content Distribution Services into Hybrid Clouds", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2012), Mini-Conference, Orlando, FL, USA, Mar. 25-30, 2012.
  59. H. Jiang, S. Xu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Searching biomedical images through content-based learning from examples", SPIE Medical Imaging 2012 - Advanced PACS-based Imaging Informatics & Therapeutic Applications, San Diego, USA, February 2012.
  60. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Retrieving and Ranking Unannotated Images through Collaboratively Mining Online Search Results", 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2011), Glasgow, U.K., October 2011.
  61. H. Li, W. Huang, C. Wu, Z. Li, and F.C.M. Lau, "Utility-Maximizing Data Dissemination in Socially Selfish Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS 2011), Valencia, Spain, Oct. 17-22, 2011.
  62. T. Lou, H. Tan, Y. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Minimizing Average Interference Through Topology Control", 7th International Symposium on Algorithms for Sensor Systems, Wireless Ad Hoc Networks and Autonomous Mobile Entities (ALGOSENSORS 2011), September 8-9, 2011, Saarbruecken, Germany.
  63. D. Yu, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed (Δ+1)-Coloring in the Physical Model", 7th International Symposium on Algorithms for Sensor Systems, Wireless Ad Hoc Networks and Autonomous Mobile Entities (ALGOSENSORS 2011), September 8-9, 2011, Saarbruecken, Germany.
  64. Y. Wang, Y. Wang, H. Tan, and F.C.M. Lau, "Maximizing Network Lifetime Online by a Localized Probabilistic Cost-Balancing Algorithm", 10th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (ADHOC-NOW), 332-345, July 18-20, 2011, Paderborn, Germany.
  65. D. Yu, Y, Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed Local Broadcasting Algorithms in the Physical Interference Model", DCOSS 2011, Barcelona, Spain, June 27-29, 2011.
  66. D. Yu, Y. Wang, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Exact Parameterized Multilinear Monomial Counting via k-Layer Subset Convolution and k-Disjoint Sum", 17th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON'11), Dallas, Texas, USA, August 14-16, 2011, 74-85.
  67. Y. Wu, C. Wu, B. Li, X. Qiu and F.C.M. Lau, "CloudMedia: When Cloud on Demand Meets Video on Demand", ICDCS 2011, 268-277, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, June 20-24, 2011.
  68. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Mining User Dwell Time for Personalized Web Search Re-Ranking", IJCAI 2011, Barcelona, Spain, July 2011.
  69. H. Jiang, S. Xu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Capturing User Reading Behaviors for Personalized Document Summarization", ACM IUI-11, February 2011, Palo Alto, California, USA, 355-358.
  70. H. Tan, T. Lou, F.C.M. Lau, Y. Wang, and S. Chen, "Minimizing Interference for the Highway Model in Wireless Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks", Proc. 37th International Conference on Current Trends in Theory and Practice of Computer Science (SOFSEM), Slovakia, January 2011, 520-532.
  71. H.X. Li, Q.-S. Hua, C. Wu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Minimum-Latency Aggregation Scheduling in Wireless Sensor Networks under Physical Interference Model", 13th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM 2010), Bodrum, Turkey, October 2010.
  72. L.L. Tong and F.C.M. Lau, "Index-Compact Garbage Collection", 8th Asian Symposium on Programming Languages and Systems (APLAS 2010), Shanghai, China, November-December 2010.
  73. L.L. Tong and F.C.M. Lau, "Exploiting Memory Usage Patterns to Improve Garbage Collections in Java" 8th International Conference on the Principles and Practice of Programming in Java (PPPJ 2010), Vienna, Austria, September 2010.
  74. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Observing Facial Expressions and Gaze Positions for Personalized Webpage Recommendation", 12th International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC 2010), Honolulu, Hawaii, August 2010, 77-86. [Best paper award winner]
  75. H. Tan, Y. Wang, X. Hao, Q.-S. Hua, and F.C.M. Lau, "Arbitrary Obstacles Constrained Full Coverage in Wireless Sensor Networks", Proc. 5th International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA), Beijing, August 2010, 1-10.
  76. S. Xu, S. Yang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Keyword Extraction and Headline Generation Using Novel Word Features", AAAI-10, Atlanta, USA, July 2010, 1461-1466.
  77. W. Huang, C. Wu, F.C.M. Lau, "The Performance and Locality Tradeoff in BitTorrent-like P2P File-Sharing Systems", IEEE International Conference on Communications 2010 (ICC 2010), Cape Town, South Africa, May 23-27, 2010.
  78. Q.-S. Hua, D. Yu, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Wang, "Exact Algorithms for Set Multicover and Multiset Multicover Problems", 20th International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC 2009), Hawaii, USA, December 2009, 34-44.
  79. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Personalized Web Content Provider Recommendation through Mining Individual Users' QoS", 11th International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC '09), Taipei, Taiwan, August 2009, 89-98.
  80. S. Xu, T. Jin, and F.C.M. Lau, "Automatic Generation of Personal Chinese Handwriting by Capturing the Characteristics of Personal Handwriting", 21st AAAI Annual Conference on Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence (IAAI '09), Pasadena, California, July 2009, 191-196.
  81. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Learning to rank videos personally using multiple clues", ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR 2009), Santorini, Greece, July 2009, Article No: 42.
  82. X. Qiu, C. Wu, X. Lin, F.C.M. Lau, "InstantLeap: Fast Neighbor Discovery in P2P VoD Streaming", 19th International Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV 2009), Williamsburg, Virginia, June 2009, 19-24.
  83. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Gao, "Cache Allocation in CDN: An Evolutionary Game Generalized Particle Model", International Conference on Complex Sciences: Theory and Applications (LNICST series of Springer-Verlag, Part II, LNICST 5), Shanghai, Feb. 2009, 1226-1237.
  84. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Gao, "Optimization Using A New Bio-inspired Approach", International Conference on Complex Sciences: Theory and Applications (LNICST series of Springer-Verlag, Part I, LNICST 4), Shanghai, Feb. 2009, 39-51.
  85. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Gao, "A New Bio-inspired Approach to Traveling Salesman Problem", International Conference on Complex Sciences: Theory and Applications (LNICST series of Springer-Verlag, Part II, LNICST 5), Shanghai, Feb. 2009, 1310-1321.
  86. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "User-Oriented Document Summarization through Vision-Based Eye-Tracking", 2009 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2009), Florida, USA, February 2009, 7-16. [Best paper award nominee]
  87. S. Xu, T. Jin, and F.C.M. Lau, "A New Visual Interface for Search Engines", Second ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2009), Barcelona, Spain, February 9-12, 2009, 152-161.
  88. S. Xu, S. Chen, K.Y. Yip, X. Qin, F.C.M. Lau, Y. Pan, "A Two-Stage Audio Retrieval Method for Searching Unannotated Audio Clips", IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2008), Berkeley, California, USA, December 2008, 334-339.
  89. S. Xu, T. Jin, and F.C.M. Lau, "Automatic Generation of Music Slide Show using Personal Photos", IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2008), Berkeley, California, USA, December 2008, 214-219.
  90. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Shui, "Intelligent Allocation of Network Bandwidth: A Comparison of Two Generalized Particle Models", 11th IEEE International Conference on Communication Systems, Guangzhou, China, November 2008.
  91. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Shui, "A Nature-Inspired Algorithm for Intelligent Optimization of Network Resources", 11th IEEE International Conference on Communication Systems, Guangzhou, China, November 2008.
  92. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Shui, "A New Nature-inspired Algorithm for Load Balancing", 11th IEEE International Conference on Communication Systems, Guangzhou, China, November 2008.
  93. S. Xu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Personalized Online Document, Image and Video Recommendation via Commodity Eye-tracking", 2nd ACM International Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2008), Lausanne, Switzerland, October 2008, 83-90.
  94. Q.-S. Hua and F.C.M. Lau, "Exact and Approximate Link Scheduling Algorithms under the Physical Interference Model", DialM-POMC Workshop on Foundations of Mobile Computing, Toronto, Canada, 2008, 45-54.
  95. S. Xu, H. Jiang, T. Jin, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "Automatic Facsimile of Chinese Calligraphic Writings", Pacific Graphics 2008.
  96. S. Xu, Y. Zhu, H. Jiang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A user-oriented webpage ranking algorithm based on user attention time", AAAI 2008.
  97. K.C.K. Tsang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Handoff Performance Comparison of Mobile IP, Fast Handoff and mSCTP in Mobile Wireless Networks", I-SPAN 2008, Sydney, May 2008, 45-52. [Best paper award winner]
  98. J.C.Y. Ho, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Scalable Group-based Checkpoint/Restart for Large-Scale Message-passing Systems", IPDPS 2008.
  99. R.S.C. Ho, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Lightweight Process Migration and Memory Prefetching on openMosix", IPDPS 2008.
  100. L. Chen, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Process Reassignment with Reduced Migration Cost in Grid Load Rebalancing", IPDPS-HCW 2008.
  101. X. Feng and F.C.M. Lau, "A Parallel Evolutionary Approach to Multi-objective Optimization", IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2007), Singapore, September 2007, 1199-1206.
  102. S. Xu, H. Tan, X. Jiao, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "A Generic Pigment Model for Digital Painting", Eurographics 2007, Prague, Czech Republic, September 2007.
  103. S. Xu, H. Jiang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "An Intelligent System for Chinese Calligraphy", 22nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-07), Vancouver, Canada, July 2007, 1578-1583.
  104. M.C.M. Tsang, C.L. Wang, K.C.K. Tsang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Receiver-coordinated Approach for Throughput Aggregation in High Bandwidth Multicast", INFOCOM 2007 Mini-Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, May 2007, 2551-2555.
  105. J.P. Zhou, J.H. Lu, and F.C.M. Lau, "Location-Based Multicast Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", Second International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN 2006), Hong Kong, December 2006, 38-46.
  106. Q.-S. Hua and F.C.M. Lau, "The Scheduling and Energy Complexity of Strong Connectivity in Ultra-Wideband Networks", 9th ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM 2006), Malaga, Spain, October 2006, 282-290.
  107. S. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, H. Jiang, and Y. Pan, "A Novel Method for Fast and High-Quality Rendering of Hair", Proc. of the 17th Eurographics Symposium on Rendering (EGSR '06), Nicosia, Cyprus, June 2006, 331-341 & 440.
  108. K.C.K. Tsang, R.S.C. Ho, M.C.M. Tsang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "An Adaptive Multipath Protocol for Efficient IP Handoff in Mobile Wireless Networks", Proc. of the 20th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2006), Vol. I, Vienna, April 2006, 503-508.
  109. W.Y. Lum and F.C.M. Lau, "Relationship-aware Content Adaptation of Structured Web Documents for Mobile Computing", 11th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2005), July 2005, Fukuoka, Japan, 168-174.
  110. Y.F. Sit, F.C.M. Lau, and C.L. Wang, "On The Cooperation of Web Clients and Proxy Caches", 11th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2005), July 2005, Fukuoka, Japan, 264-270.
  111. R. Wang and F.C.M. Lau, "Optimal Gossiping in Square Meshes in All-Port Mode and with Short Packets", Proc. 12th Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO 2005), Le Mont St. Michel, France, May 2005, 292-306.
  112. W.K. Wing, F.C.M. Lau, and C.L. Wang, "Smart Retrieval and Sharing of Information Resources based on Contexts of User-Information Relationships", The First International Workshop on Ubiquitous Smart Worlds (AINA-USW 2005), Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, March 28-30, 2005, 529-534 (Vol. 2).
  113. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "An Approximation Solution for the 2-Median Problem on Two-Dimensional Meshes", First International Workshop on Information Networking and Applications (AINA-INA 2005), Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, March 28-30, 2005, 457-460 (Vol. 2).
  114. W.Y. Lum and F.C.M. Lau, "User-Centric Adaptation of Structured Web Documents for Small Devices", The IEEE 19th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2005), Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, March 28-30, 2005, 507-512 (Vol. 1).
  115. T.Q. Wang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Gamelet: A Mobile Service Component for Building Multi-server Distributed Virtual Environment on Grid", Second International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing and Applications (ISPA'2004), December 2004, Hong Kong.
  116. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Fault-tolerant wormhole routing in 2D meshes without virtual channels", Second International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing and Applications (ISPA'2004), December 2004, Hong Kong.
  117. W. Zhu, W. Fang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "A New Transparent Java Thread Migration System Using Just-in-Time Recompilation", Proc. of 16th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2004), MIT, Cambridge, USA, November 2004, 766-771. [Best paper nominee]
  118. W.K. Wing and F.C.M. Lau, "An Interactive and Collaborative Suite for Knowledge Delivery", Proc. 2004 Chinese Information and Communication Technology in Education Conference, Macau, 29 October-1 November 2004, 289-304.
  119. Z.C.H. Yu, F.C.M. Lau, and C.L. Wang, "Exploiting Java Objects Behavior for Memory Management and Optimizations," Second ASIAN Symposium on Programming Languages and Systems (APLAS 2004), Taipei, Taiwan, November 4-6, 2004, 437-452.
  120. R.S.C. Ho, K.K. Yin, D.C.M. Lee, D.H.F. Hung, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "InstantGrid: A Framework for On-Demand Grid Point Construction," International Workshop on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC 2004), Oct 21-24, 2004, Wuhan, China.
  121. T. Ma, L. Chen, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "G-PASS: Security Infrastructure for Grid Travelers", International Workshop on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC 2004), Oct 21-24, 2004, Wuhan, China.
  122. Y. Shi, F.C.M. Lau, Z. Du, R. Tang, and S. Li, "Club Theory of the Grid", International Workshop on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC 2004), Oct 21-24, 2004, Wuhan, China.
  123. Z. Du, F.C.M. Lau, C.L. Wang, W.k. Lam, C. He, X. Wang , Y. Chen, and S. Li, "Design of an OGSA Based MetaService Architecture," International Workshop on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC 2004), Oct 21-24, 2004, Wuhan, China.
  124. B.W.L. Cheung, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "LOTS: A Software DSM Supporting Large Object Space," 2004 IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster2004), Sept. 20-23, 2004, San Diego, California.
  125. W. Fang, C.L. Wang, W. Zhu, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Novel Adaptive Home Migration Protocol in Home-based DSM," The 2004 IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster2004), Sept. 20-23, 2004, San Diego, California.
  126. C.Y. Kong, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Ontology Mapping in Pervasive Computing Environment" Proc. Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing, International Conference (EUC 2004), Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Japan, August 2004, 1014-1023.
  127. P.P.L. Siu, N.M. Belaramani, C.-L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, "Context-Aware State Management for Ubiquitous Applications" Proc. Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing, International Conference (EUC 2004), Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Japan, August 2004, 776-785.
  128. W. Chen, C.-L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, "A Collaborative and Semantic Data Management Framework for Ubiquitous Computing Environment" Proc. Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing, International Conference (EUC 2004), Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Japan, August 2004, 962-971.
  129. Roy S.C. Ho, David C.M. Lee, Daniel H.F. Hung, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Managing Execution Environments for Utility Computing", Proc. of Network Research Workshop 2004, 18th Asia-Pacific Advanced Network Meetings (APAN 2004), Cairns, Australia, July 2004, 175-182.
  130. Y. Chow, W. Zhu, C.L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, "The State-On-Demand Execution for Adaptive Component-based Mobile Agent Systems," The Tenth International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2004), July 7-9, 2004, Newport Beach, California.
  131. R. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Liu, "NP-Completeness Results for All-Shortest Paths Interval Routing", Proc. of 11th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO 2004), Smolenice Castle, Slowakia, June 2004, 267-278.
  132. T. Wang, C.L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, "Grid-enabled Multi-server Network Game Architecture," 3rd International Conference on Application and Development of Computer Games (ADCOG 2004), April 2004, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
  133. W. Zhu, C.L. Wang, W. Fang, and F.C.M. Lau, "JIT-Compiler-Assisted Distributed Java Virtual Machine", 10th Workshop on Compiler Techniques for High-Performance Computing, Tsing-Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, March 18-19, 2004.
  134. W. Fang, C.L. Wang, W. Zhu, and F.C.M. Lau, "PAT: A Postmortem Object Access Pattern Analysis and Visualization Tool," 2004 International Workshop on Distributed Shared Memory on Clusters, IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid 2004), April 2004, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  135. F.C.M. Lau, R.S.C. Ho, C.L. Wang, "Grid Computing in Hong Kong: Research and Development" (invited paper), Proc. 10th IEEE International Workshop on Future Trends of Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS 2004), May 2004, Suzhou, China, 205-208.
  136. S. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, K.-W. Cheung, Y. Pan, "Automatic Generation of Artistic Chinese Calligraphy", Proc. of the 19th National Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Sixteenth Conference on Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI/IAAI 2004), July 2004, San Jose, USA, 937-943.
  137. J. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Adaptive Fault-Tolerant Wormhole Routing with Two Virtual Channels in 2D Meshes", Proc. 7th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2004), May 2004, Hong Kong, 142-148.
  138. Q.-S. Hua, Z.-G. Chen, F.C.M. Lau, "A New Method for Independent Task Scheduling in Nonlinearly DAG Clustering", Proc. 7th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2004), May 2004, Hong Kong, 187-192.
  139. V.W.M. Kwan, F.C.M. Lau, and C.L. Wang "Functionality Adaptation: A Context-Aware Service Code Adaptation for Pervasive Computing Environments", Proc. 2003 IEEE/WIC International Conference on Web Intelligence, Halifax, Canada, October 2003, 358-364.
  140. W. Zhu, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Lightweight Transparent Java Thread Migration for Distributed JVM", Proc. 32nd International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2003), October 2003, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 465-472.
  141. S. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, F. Tang, Y.H. Pan, "Advanced Design for a Realistic Virtual Brush", Eurographics 2003, Granada, Spain, September 2003.
  142. N. Belaramani, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Dynamic Component Composition for Functionality Adaptation in Pervasive Environments", 9th IEEE International Workshop on Future Trends of Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS 2003), San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 2003, 226-232.
  143. L. Chen, C.L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and R.K.K. Ma, "A Grid Middleware for Distributed Java Computing with MPI Binding and Process Migration Supports", International Workshop on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC-2002), Hainan, China, December 2002.
  144. W.Y. Lum and F.C.M. Lau, "On Balancing Between Transcoding Overhead and Spatial Consumption in Content Adaptation", Mobicom 2002, Atlanta, USA, September 2002, 239-250. [Acceptance rate: 7.1%]
  145. Y.F. Sit, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Socket Cloning for Cluster-Based Web Server", IEEE Fourth International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2002), Chicago, USA, September 2002.
  146. W.Z. Zhu, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "JESSICA2: A Distributed Java Virtual Machine with Transparent Thread Migration Support", IEEE Fourth International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2002), Chicago, USA, September 2002.
  147. S. Xu, M. Tang, F.C.M. Lau, and Y. Pan, "A Solid Model Based Virtual Hairy Brush", Eurographics 2002, Saarbrucken, Germany, September 2002, 299-308, 625. Also in Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 21, Issue 3, September 2002, 299-308.
  148. Pu Liu, F.C.M. Lau, M.J. Lewis, C.-L. Wang, "A New Asynchronous Parallel Evolutionary Algorithm for Function Optimization", Proc. Parallel Problem Solving from Nature - PPSN VII, 7th International Conference, Granada, Spain, September 2002, 401-410.
  149. W.Y. Lum and F.C.M. Lau, "A QoS Sensitive Content Adaptation System for Mobile Computing", COMPSAC 2002, Oxford, U.K., August 2002, 680-685.
  150. W.J. Fang, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Global Object Space Support for Distributed JVM on Cluster", 2002 International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2002), Vancouver, Canada, August 2002, 371-378.
  151. L. Zhuo, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Load Balancing in Distributed Web Server Systems with Partial Document Replication", 2002 International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2002), Vancouver, Canada, August 2002, 305-312.
  152. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "An upper bound result for multi-label interval routing on planar graphs", 9th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO '02), Andros, Greece, June 2002, 293-308.
  153. C.W. Lam and F.C.M. Lau, "Fault-Tolerant Routing Algorithms for Unidirectional Networks," (invited) International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Networks (I-SPAN 2002), Manila, Philippines, May 2002, 329-333.
  154. R.K.K. Ma, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "M-JavaMPI: A Java-MPI Binding with Process Migration Support", 2nd IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid 2002), Berlin, Germany, May 2002, 255-262.
  155. G. Chen, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Building a Scalable Web Server with Global Object Space Support on Heterogeneous Clusters", IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2001), Newport Beach, California, October 2001, 313-320.
  156. G. Chen, F.C.M. Lau, P. Du, and L. Xie, "Distance-Vector Routing Protocols for Networks with Unidirectional Links", ICPP Workshop on Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing, September 2001, Valencia, Spain.
  157. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Optimal Data Reduction on Reconfigurable Tori", Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS-2001), June 2001, KyongJu City, Korea, 249-256.
  158. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Multiphase Minimal Fault-Tolerant Wormhole Routing in 2D Meshes", Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS-2001), June 2001, KyongJu City, Korea, 323-330.
  159. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Adaptive Fault-Tolerant Wormhole Routing in 2D Meshes", 15th Annual International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2001), April 2001, San Francisco, USA.
  160. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Fault-Tolerant Multicast Wormhole Routing in 2D Meshes", Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP 2000), December 2000, Hong Kong, 635-642.
  161. J.P. Zhou and F.C.M. Lau, "Fault-Tolerant Wormhole Routing in 2D Meshes", Proceedings of 2000 International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Networks (I-SPAN 2000), Dallas/Richardson, USA, December 2000.
  162. F.C.M. Lau, "Iterative Load Balancing Algorithms for Parallel Computers" (invited paper), Ninth International Colloquium on Numerical Analysis and Computer Science with Applications, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, August 2000.
  163. F.C.M. Lau, M.J.M. Ma, C.L. Wang, and B. Cheung, "Cluster Computing with Single Thread Space" (invited paper), International Conference on Advances in Infrastructure for Electronic Business, Science, and Education on the Internet (SSGRR 2000), l'Aquila, Italy, July-August 2000. [http://www.ssgrr.it/en/ssgrr2000/proceedings.htm]
  164. G. Chen, N. Hu, F.C.M. Lau, and L. Xie, "CTSN: A New Fault-Tolerant Network", Proceedings of ISCA 13th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS-2000), Las Vegas, USA, August 2000, 517-522.
  165. F.C.M. Lau and C.K. Chang, "Curricula 2001: A Brief Summary", Proceedings of 7th IEEE Workshop on Future Trends of Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS 99), Cape Town, South Africa, December 1999, 290-291.
  166. G. Chen, F.C.M. Lau, and L. Xie, "Layout of the Cube-Connected Cycles without Long Wires", Proceedings of ISCA 12th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS-99), Fort Lauderdale, USA, August 1999, 494-499.
  167. G. Chen, H. Huang, L. Xie, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Routing Protocol for Unidirectional Networks", 5th International Conference for Young Computer Scientists, Nanjing, China, August 1999, 280-286.
  168. M.J.M. Ma, C.-L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "Delta Execution: A Preemptive Java Thread Migration Mechanism", Proceedings of 1999 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA'99) (special session on Scheduling and Load Balancing for Clusters), Las Vegas, USA, June/July 1999, Vol. I, 518-524.
  169. M.J.M. Ma, C.-L. Wang, F.C.M. Lau, and Z. Xu, "JESSICA: Java-Enabled Single-System-Image Computing Architecture", Proceedings of 1999 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA'99), Las Vegas, USA, June/July 1999, Vol. VI, 2781-2787.
  170. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "Some Results on the Space Requirement of Interval Routing", Proceedings of 6th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO 6), Lacanau, France, July 1999, 264-279.
  171. P.K.W. Cheng, F.C.M. Lau, and S.S.H. Tse, "An Algorithm for the Location Problem in Two-Dimensional Meshes", Proceedings of MFCS'98 Workshop on Communication, Brno, Czech Republic, August 1998, 76-90.
  172. G. Chen, F.C.M. Lau, and L. Xie, "Shortest-Path Routing in Shuffle-Exchange Networks", Proceedings of International Symposium on Operations Research and its Applications (ISORA'98), Kunming, China, August 1998, 142-153.
  173. P.K.W. Cheng, F.C.M. Lau, and S.S.H. Tse, "Algorithms for the Location Problem in Linear Arrays and Rings", Proceedings of International Symposium on Operations Research and its Applications (ISORA'98), Kunming, China, August 1998, 39-53.
  174. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "Adaptive Broadcast-Confirm Algorithms in General Networks and their Analysis", Proceedings of 5th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO 5), Amalfi, Italy, June 1998, 20-35.
  175. A.K.L. Wong and F.C.M. Lau, "MALT: A Multiway Alternation Construct for Occam", Proceedings of WoTUG 21 (Architectures, Languages and Patterns for Parallel and Distributed Applications), Canterbury, U.K., April 1998, 199-210.
  176. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "A Tight Layout of the Cube-Connected Cycles", Proceedings of 4th International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC'97), Bangalore, India, December 1997. 422-427.
  177. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "An Optimal Lower Bound for Interval Routing in General Networks", Proceedings of 4th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO'97), Ascona, Switzerland, July 1997, 112-124.
  178. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "Two Lower Bounds for Multi-Label Interval Routing", Proceedings of Computing: The Australasian Theory Symposium (CATS'97) (Australia Computer Science Communications, Vol. 29, No. 2), Sydney, Australia, February 1997, 36-43.
  179. C.K. Au-Yeung, F.C.M. Lau, and S. Cheung, "Efficient Computations on Cube-Mesh: A Mesh with Express Links", in Computer Architecture '97: Selected Papers of the 2nd Australasian Conference, R. Pose (ed.), Springer, 1997, 205-216.
  180. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "The Wall Mesh", in Computer Architecture '97: Selected Papers of the 2nd Australasian Conference, R. Pose (ed.), Springer, 1997, 217-230.
  181. G. Chen and F.C.M. Lau, "Shuffle-Ring: Overcoming the Increasing Degree of Hypercube", Proceedings of Second International Symposium on High-Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA-2), San Jose, California, February 1996, 130-138.
  182. S.S.H. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, "Lower Bounds for Multi-Label Interval Routing", Proceedings of 2nd Colloquium on Structural Information & Communication Complexity (SIROCCO'95), Olympia, Greece, June 1995. (in Structure, Information and Communication Complexity, L.M. Kirousis and E. Kranakis (eds.), Carleton University Press, 1996, 123-134.
  183. C.Z. Xu, B. Monien, R. Luling, and F.C.M. Lau, "An Analytical Comparsion of Nearest Neighbor Algorithms for Load Balancing in Parallel Computers." Proceedings of 9th International Parallel Processing Symposium, Santa Barabara, California. April 1995. 472-479.
  184. C.Y.P. Yau, J.M. Ma, F.C.M. Lau, and W.H. Cheung, "NetRadio: A LAN Audio Broadcast System and its Optimized Jitter-free Delivery Mechanism." Proceedings of 1995 Pacific Workshop on Distributed Multimedia Systems, Honolulu, Hawaii. March 1995. 130-134.
  185. Cheung, S. and F.C.M. Lau, "Routing with locality in partitioned-bus meshes." Proceedings of 6th IEEE Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing, Dallas, Texas. October 1994. 715-721.
  186. Chen, G. and F.C.M. Lau, "Laying Out Midimew Networks with Constant Dilation." Proceedings of CONPAR 94 - VAPP VI Joint International Conference, Linz, Austria. September 1994. 773-784.
  187. C.Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Decentralized Remapping of Data Parallel Computations with the Generalized Dimension Exchange Method." Proceedings of 1994 Scalable High Performance Computing Conference, Knoxville, Tennessee. May 1994. 414-421.
  188. Cheung, M.H., K.M. Shea, and F.C.M. Lau, "Preemptive Scheduling of Multi-Priority Processes in Transputer." Proceedings of 1993 World Transputer Congress. Aachen, Germany. September 1993. 877-889.
  189. Shea, K.M. and F.C.M. Lau, "Experimentation with a Software Virtual Link Mechanism." Proceedings of 5th Transputer/Occam International Conference. Osaka, Japan. June 1993. 211-223.
  190. Shea, K.M., M.H. Cheung, and F.C.M. Lau, "A Technique for Fast Preemptions in a Multi-Priority Environment." Proceedings of 16th Technical Meeting of WoTUG. Sheffield, U.K. March 1993. 155-166.
  191. C.Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "Distributed Termination Detection of Loosely Synchronized Computations." Proceedings of 4th IEEE Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing. Arlington, Texas. December 1992. 196-203.
  192. S.W. Lau and F.C.M. Lau, "Principle of Structured Buffer Pool Approach to Deadlock Prevention in Packet-Switched Networks." Proceedings of 1st International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks. San Diego, California. June 1992. 318-322.
  193. S.W. Lau and F.C.M. Lau, "A Hybrid Approach to Deadlock Prevention in Packet-Switched Networks." Proceedings of 1st International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks. San Diego, California. June 1992. 323-327.
  194. S.W. Lau and F.C.M. Lau, "Real-time Message Routing with Virtual Cut-through in Transputer Networks." Proceedings of 4th Transputer/Occam International Conference. Tokyo, Japan. June 1992. 57-71.
  195. K.M. Shea, M.H. Cheung and F.C.M. Lau, "An Efficient Multi-Priority Scheduler for the Transputer." Proceedings of 15th Technical Meeting of WoTUG. Aberdeen, U.K. April 1992. 139-153.
  196. F.C.M. Lau and S.W. Lau. "Propagating Buffer: A New Approach to Deadlock Freedom in Store-and-Forward Networks." (short paper) Proceedings of 3rd IEEE Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing. Dallas, Texas. December 1991. 804-807.
  197. C.Z. Xu and F.C.M. Lau, "A Generalized Dimension Exchange Scheme for Dynamic Load Balancing in Distributed Memory Multiprocessors." Proceedings of 29th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing. Monticello, Illinois. October 1991. 1105-1113.
  198. F.C.M. Lau and S.W. Lau. "Shortcut Routing in Deadlock-Free Networks." (short paper) Proceedings of 29th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing. Monticello, Illinois. October 1991. 1103-1104.
  199. S.W. Lau and F.C.M. Lau, "A Simple Strategy for Deadlock Prevention in Store-and-Forward Networks." Proceedings of 28th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing. Monticello, Illinois. October 1990. 848-857.
  200. S.W. Lau and F.C.M. Lau, "A Flexible and Efficient Implementation of ALT." Proceedings of 3rd Conference of The North American Transputer Users Group. Sunnyvale, California. April 1990. 245-253.
  201. K.M. Shea and F.C.M. Lau, "On the Performance of ALT in Occam." Proceedings of 3rd Conference of The North American Transputer Users Group. Sunnyvale, California. April 1990. 285-294.
  202. D.N.M. Ho, S.W. Lau and F.C.M. Lau, "Efficient Tools for Transputer Monitoring." Proceedings of 2nd Conference of The North American Transputer Users Group. Durham, North Carolina. October 1989. 27-40.
  203. F.C.M. Lau and K.M. Shea. "Mapping a Process Network onto a Processor Network." Proceedings of 9th Technical Meeting of the Occam User Group. Southampton, U.K. September 1988. 91-99.
  204. F.C.M. Lau, "Rendezvous Servers for Distributed Systems." Proceedings of 3rd International Joint Computer Communication Workshop. Cheju, Korea. July 1988. 101-110.
  205. F.C.M. Lau, J.P. Black and E.G. Manning. "Naming of Objects in the Cluster System." Proceedings of IFIP WG 10.3 Working Conference on Distributed Processing. Amsterdam. October 1987. 117-131.
  206. F.C.M. Lau and E.G. Manning. "Designing Dynamic Distributed Systems: Issues and Mechanisms." Proceedings of International Computer Symposium. Taipei, Taiwan. December 1984. Vol. I, 26-33.
  207. F.C.M. Lau and E.G. Manning. "Cluster-Based Naming for Reliable Distributed Systems." Proceedings of 4th IEEE Symposium on Reliability in Distributed Software and Database Systems (a.k.a. Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS)). Silver Spring, Maryland. October 1984. 146-154.
  208. D.J. Hawley, F.C.M. Lau, and E.G. Manning. "Process to Processor Assignment - Algorithms and Evaluation Using a Distributed Testbed." Proceedings of 12th Biennial Symposium on Communications. Kingston, Ontario. June 1984. A.2.5-A.2.8.
  209. F.C.M. Lau and E.G. Manning. "Understanding Distributed Algorithms." Proceedings of International Computer Symposium. Taichung, Taiwan. December 1982. Vol. II, 750-759.

Papers in Chinese:

  1. X. Feng, F.C.M. Lau, and D. Shuai, "A Novel Game Particle-Field Approach to Parallel Cache Resource Allocation of CDN", Chinese Journal of Computers, Vol. 30, No. 3, March 2007.
  2. P. Liu, S. Li, F.C.M. Lau, Y. Shi, and F. Huang, "RAID-M: a High Performance RAID Matrix Mass Storage", Science in China, Series E: Information Sciences, Vol. 35, No. 6, June 2005, 653-662.
  3. S.H. Xu, C.F. Xu, F.C.M. Lau, and Y.H. Pan, "Virtual Hairy Brush for Digital Painting and Calligraphy", Science in China, Series E: Technological Sciences, Vol. 34, No. 12, December 2004, 1359-1374.
  4. G. Chen, F.C.M. Lau,Q. Gu, and L. Xie, "Optimal Routing Algorithm for Shuffle-Exchange Networks", Chinese Journal of Computers, Vol. 24, No. 1, January 2001, 25-31.
  5. Y.L. Qiu, D.C. Peng, C.L. Wang, and F.C.M. Lau, "The Design and Implementation of a Load Sharing System", Computer Engineering and Applications, Vol. 36, No. 5, 2000, 142-144.
  6. G. Chen, L. Xie, F.C.M. Lau, Q. Gu, and N. Zhou, "Wall Mesh", Chinese Journal of Computers, Vol. 23, No. 4, April 2000, 374-381.
  7. Y.L. Qiu, D.C. Peng, F.C.M. Lau, and C.L. Wang, "Implementation of Process Migration in a Network Environment Based on Linux", Computer Engineering and Science, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2000, 100-103.
  8. Y.L. Qiu, F.C.M. Lau, C.-L. Wang, and D.C. Peng, "A Study of Process Migration in Linux", Journal of Wuhan University (Natural Science Edition), Vol. 45, No. 3, June 1999, 276-278.