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201 N Goodwin Ave

Urbana, IL 61801

Bill Tao is a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is advised by Professor Deepak Vasisht. He has a broad interest in any technically complicated and intellectually challenging problems in computer science. His current research projects focus on wireless sensing, networking and distributed systems. He is also interested in the intersection of computer science and other disciplines, such as bioengineering.



Aug 15, 2023 InnerCompass accepted to Mobicom’23! :smile: paper
Jul 20, 2023 Serval accepted to NSDI’24! :smile: preprint
Mar 22, 2023 Website online! :smile:
Mar 22, 2023 Umbra accepted to Mobicom’23! :smile: paper

selected publications

  1. Improving Quality of Experience by Adaptive Video Streaming with Super-Resolution
    Y. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Y. Wu, and 5 more authors
    In IEEE INFOCOM 2020 - IEEE Conference on Computer Communications, 2020
  2. RF-Protect: Privacy against Device-Free Human Tracking
    Jayanth Shenoy, Zikun Liu,  Tao, Bill, and 2 more authors
    In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM 2022 Conference, 2022
  3. Transmitting, Fast and Slow: Scheduling Satellite Traffic through Space and Time
    B. Tao, M. Masood, I. Gupta, and 1 more author
    In Mobicom’23, 2023