Wei Wu

Professor - Computer Science
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Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Computer Science and Engineering
University of Minnesota - 2002
M.S. - Computer Science & Engineering
University of Minnesota - 1997

Research Areas

Research Interests
  • Databases
  • Data mining 
  • Distributed database systems


Hejiao Huang, Hlne Kirchner, Songyun Liu, Weili Wu: Handling inheritance violation for secure interoperation of heterogeneous systems. IJSN 4(4): 223-233 (2009) 2009 - Publication
Suogang Gao, Zengti Li, Jiangchen Yu, Xiaofeng Gao, Weili Wu: DNA Library Screening, Pooling Design and Unitary Spaces. COCOA 2009: 49-60 2009 - Publication
Chen Wang, My T. Thai, Yingshu Li, Feng Wang, Weili Wu: Optimization scheme for sensor coverage scheduling with bandwidth constraints. Optimization Letters 3(1): 63-75 (2009) 2009 - Publication
Ding-Zhu Du, Panos M. Pardalos, Weili Wu: Rosen's Method, Global Convergence, and Powell's Conjecture. Encyclopedia of Optimization 2009: 3345-3354 2009 - Publication
Weiwei Lang, Yuexuan Wang, James Yu, Suogang Gao, Weili Wu: Error-Tolerant Trivial Two-Stage Group Testing for complexes Using Almost Separable and Almost Disjunct Matrices. Discrete Math., Alg. and Appl. 1(2): 235-252 (2009) 2009 - Publication
Yongxi Cheng, Ker-I Ko, and Weili Wu, On the complexity of non-unique probe selection, Theor. Comput. Sci., 390(1):120-125 (2008). 2008 - Publication
Zhao Zhang, Xiaofeng Gao, Weili Wu: Polynomial Time Approximation Scheme for Connected Vertex Cover in Unit Disk Graph. COCOA 2008: 255-264 2008 - Publication
Donghyun Kim, Xianyue Li, Feng Zou, Zhao Zhang, Weili Wu: Recyclable Connected Dominating Set for Large Scale Dynamic Wireless Networks. WASA 2008: 560-569 2008 - Publication
Zhao Zhang, Xiaofeng Gao, Weili Wu, Ding-Zhu Du: PTAS for Minimum Connected Dominating Set in Unit Ball Graph. WASA 2008: 154-161 2008 - Publication
Scott C.-H. Huang, F. Frances Yao, Minming Li, Weili Wu: Lower bounds and new constructions on secure group communication schemes. Theor. Comput. Sci. 407(1-3): 511-523 (2008) 2008 - Publication


Teaching Assistant
University of Minnesota [1996–2002]
Research Assistant
University of Minnesota [1996–2002]
Research Assistant
University of Wisconsin [1994–1995]
Teaching Assistant
University of Wisconsin [1994–1995]

China Coal Research Academic [1989–1993]

Additional Information

Honors and Awards
  • UCGIS (The University Consortium for Geographic Information Science) Summer Assembly Student Travel Award, UCGIS, 2000.
  • Excellent Student Scholarship, Liaoning Technical University, China, 1986.