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Faculty Profile

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Name: Zheng Peng
Title: Assistant Research Professor
Department: Computer Science & Engineering
E-Mail: zhengpeng@engr.uconn.edu
Personal/Lab Website: http://uwsn.engr.uconn.edu/zhengpeng/
Program/Department Website: http://www.cse.uconn.edu/
Office Telephone: (860) 486-4215

Keywords | Categories: algorithms, Computer Science and Engineering, embedded system, network optimization and protocol design, operating systems, underwater wireless networks

Professional Summary

Acoustic Sensor Networks for Ice-Covered Seas: It will transmit data wirelessly through acoustic waves from sub-surface ocean sensors to a receiving array with a surface connection to satellites and the Internet. This project will expand the capabilities of studying sea ice changes in the transition zone by developing and deploying an underwater wireless communication network for the arctic area.

Cognitive Acoustic Underwater Networks: It will provide an environmental friendly and highly efficient underwater wireless network for sustainable ocean monitoring and exploration. This interdisciplinary research will motivate and enable a wide range of research and outreach activities within the underwater communication, networking and marine science community, and promote unprecedented progress towards practical solutions in diverse aquatic applications.