Xiaodong Liu

Xiaodong Liu (Reader) received his PhD in Computer Science from De Montfort University, Leicester, UK. He is the Director of Centre for Information and Software Systems at Edinburgh Napier University. As an active researcher, his current research focuses on context-aware services, service repositories, cloud service evolution and green software engineering. He has published over 70 papers and book chapters in established international journals and conferences, 3 book chapters and 2 edited books, and led several externally funded projects. He has been the chair, co-chair or PC member of a number of International Conferences, such as IEEE COMPSAC’05-’13, SEKE’07-’13 and SOSE’10-‘13. He is an editorial board member of 3 international journals in software architecture and software reuse. He also registered patents as inventor in the UK, USA and at international level.

Publications

Cognitive Internet of Everything (CIoE): State of the Art and Approaches
Gopal Singh Jamnal, Xiaodong Liu, Lu Fan, Muthu Ramachandran. © 2017. 33 pages.
In today's world, we are living in busy metropolitan cities and want our homes to be ambient intelligent enough towards our cognitive requirements for assisted living in...
A Unified Platform for the Dynamic Evolution of Context-Aware Highly Agile Services
Xiaodong Liu, Zakwan Jaroucheh, Sally Smith, Huiqun Zhao. © 2015. 10 pages.
Green Services Engineering, Optimization, and Modeling in the Technological Age
Xiaodong Liu, Yang Li. © 2015. 319 pages.
Concerns surrounding environmental sustainability have led to an increase of interest in environmentally-friendly systems. In the ICT realm, attention has been largely paid to...
A Software Engineering Framework for Context-Aware Service-Based Processes in Pervasive Environments
Zakwan Jaroucheh, Xiaodong Liu, Sally Smith. © 2014. 25 pages.
Context-awareness is considered to be the cornerstone technique for developing pervasive computing applications that are flexible, adaptable, and capable of acting autonomously...
Advanced Design Approaches to Emerging Software Systems: Principles, Methodologies and Tools
Xiaodong Liu, Yang Li. © 2012. 323 pages.
Recently, rapid and fundamental advances in computing technologies have been driving the role and scope of software systems to a new level. A number of new types of software...
A Software Engineering Framework for Context-Aware Service-Based Processes in Pervasive Environments
Zakwan Jaroucheh, Xiaodong Liu, Sally Smith. © 2012. 26 pages.
Context-awareness is considered to be the cornerstone technique for developing pervasive computing applications that are flexible, adaptable, and capable of acting autonomously...
Software Reuse in the Emerging Cloud Computing Era
Hongji Yang, Xiaodong Liu. © 2012. 270 pages.
With the rapid development of computing hardware, high-speed network, web programming, distributed and parallel computing, and other technologies, cloud computing has recently...