Phd : Computer Science,
Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 08/2008 - present
M.E. : Network Communications and Control, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, 07/2008
B.E. : Automatic Control, Anhui University, Hefei, China, 07/2005
Washington State University(08/2008 - present) Advisor: Professor
Diane J. Cook, IEEE Fellow
Data Mining City-Wide Smart Meter Data
detected and removed the outliers in raw data
developed the dynamic power heatmap using google maps API
predicted the building energy consumption based on building features
Energy Analysis in Smart Home Environments
predicted the energy that will be used to support specific daily activities
analyzed electricity usage to identify trends and anomalies
developed a webpage visualizer for tracking and analyzing residential behaviors
Activity Recognition in Smart Home Environments
extracted residential features from smart home database
recognized the resident's activities using machine learning methods
University of Science and Technology of China (08/2005 - 07/2008) Advisor: Associate Professor
Network Information System Security Testing and Evaluation Architecture
and Supporting Platform
detected malicious code based on n-gram pattern, and model checking
implemented data fusing method to decrease false positive and false negative of source code
Software Development Intern, Microsoft, Redmond, WA (05/2012 - 08/2012)
Deployment Team, Exchange Data Center Server
Designed and implemented the failure pipeline processing system
Implemented the Unit Tests for the system
Research System Intern, Bosch Research & Technology Center, Pitsburgh, PA (05/2011 - 08/2011)
Non-intrusive Load Monitoring Team
Improved and implemented functions for data handling on large-scale databases.
Implemented an automated GUI tool for correcting time synchronization errors on data.
Designed and implemented a Firefly wireless sensor platform for Ground Truth Data Collection.
Washington State University
TA: CptS 223 Advanced Data Structures
TA: CptS 224 Programming Tools
TA: CptS 360 Systems Programming
TA: CptS 540 Artificial Intelligence
TA: CptS 323 Software Design
University of Science and Technology of China
TA: An introduction to Computers (Special Class for Gifted Young)
TA: C Programming Languages (Special Class for Gifted Young)
Chen, C. and Cook, D., "Novelty Detection in Human Behavior through
Analysis of Energy Utilization", Human Behavior Recognition Technologies, IGI Global, 2010.
Chen, C., Cook, D., Crandall, A., "The User Side of Sustainability: Modeling Behavior and Energy Usage in the Home", Pervasive and Mobile Computing Special Issue on Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainability, accepted, 2012.
Chen, C., Li, J.,Kong, D.G., "Source Code Static Analysis Technology
Based on Data Fusion", Computer Engineering, 2007. (in Chinese)
Chen, C., Li, J.,Kong, D.G.and Shuai, J.M., "Model Checking Obfuscated
Binary Malicious Code", Computer Engineering and Application, 2007. (in
Kong, D.G, Zheng, Q., Shuai, J.M. and Chen, C., "Taint Propagation and
Detection Technology based on Dataflow Analysis", Mini-Micro Systems, 2007.
Zhang, W., Zheng Q., Shuai, J.M. and Chen, C., "New Malicious
Executables Detection Based on Association Rules", Computer Engineering,
2007 (in Chinese)
Conferences & Workshops
Chen, C., Cook, D., " "Energy Outlier Detection in Smart Environments", Proceedings of the International Workshop on Smarter Living: Conquest of Complexity (AAAI workshop), 2011.
Das, B., Chen, C., Seelye, A. M., Cook, D., "An Automated Prompting System for Smart Environments", Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, 2011.
Chen, C., Das, B., Cook, D., "Energy Prediction Using Resident's Activity", Proceedings of the International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery from Sensor Data (KDD workshop), 2010.
Chen, C., Das, B., Cook, D., "A Data Mining Framework for Activity
Recognition in Smart Environment", Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE), 2010.
Chen, C., Das, B., Cook, D., "Energy Prediction in Smart Environments", Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence
Techniques for Ambient Intelligence (IE workshop), 2010
Das, B., Chen, C., Cook, D., "Automated Prompting in a Smart Home Environment", Proceedings of the International Workshop on Data Mining for Service (ICDM workshop), 2010.
Srinivasan, R., Chen, C., Cook, D., "Activity recognition using actigraph
sensor", Proceedings of the International workshop on Knowledge Discovery
from Sensor Data (KDD workshop), 2010.
Kong, D.G.,Zheng, Q. and Chen, C.,Shuai J.M., "ISA: A Source Code Static
Vulnerability Detection System Based on Data Fusion", The Second
International Conference on Scalable Information systems (INFOSCALE 2007),
Chen, C., Dawadi, P., "CASASviz: Web-based Visualization of Behavior Patterns in Smart
Environments", Proceedings of the9th Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications, 2011.
CptS 570:Machine Learning
CptS 560:Operating Systems and Computer Architecture
CptS 540:Artificial Intelligence
CptS 555:Computer Communication Networks
CptS 451:Introduction to Database Systems
CptS 571:Computational Genomics
CptS 550:Parallel Computation
Stat 512: Analysis of Variance of Designed Experiments