About Me

I obtained my B.S. degree in Computer Science Honors in Purdue University in 2015 and M.S. degree in 2017. My areas of interest are Operating Systems and Computer Networking and my advisor is Sonia Fahmy.

After graduation I joined Facebook, where I interned twice, as a software engineer.


Lianjie Cao, Xiangyu Bu, Sonia Fahmy, Siyuan Cao, "Towards High Fidelity Network Emulation", In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), 11 pp., July 2017. (Invited paper)

Samuel Jero, Xiangyu Bu, Cristina Nita-Rotaru, Hamed Okhravi, Richard Skowyra, and Sonia Fahmy. "BEADS: A Framework for Attack Discovery in OpenFlow-based SDN Systems", 20th International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions, and Defenses (RAID), 2017. (To appear)

Amit Sheoran, Xiangyu Bu, Lianjie Cao, Puneet Sharma, Sonia Fahmy, "An Empirical Case for Container-driven Fine-grained VNF Resource Flexing", In Proceedings of IEEE NFV-SDN, 7 pp., November 2016. Runner-up for best paper award.