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Ermin Wei

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering & Management Sciences

Contact

2145 Sheridan Road
Tech Room L310
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-467-5702Email Ermin Wei

Website

Ermin Wei's Homepage

Communications and Networking Laboratory


Departments

Computer Science

Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences


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Education

PhD Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA

MS Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA

BS Computer Engineering, Finance and Mathematics, University of Maryland, MD


Research Interests

Ermin Wei is interested in the control and operation of networked systems, with focus of market analysis of smart grid and energy networks. Ermin's research also includes large scale distributed optimization algorithms and theory with emphasis on nonlinear convex optimization, network optimization, asynchronous algorithms and their applications.


Selected Publications

  • Lan, Shuyue; Wang, Zhilu; Roy-Chowdhury, Amit K.; Wei, Ermin; Zhu, Qi, Distributed Multi-agent Video Fast-forwarding, Association for Computing Machinery, Inc:1075-1084.
  • Xiang, Ding; Wei, Ermin, A General Sensitivity Analysis Approach for Demand Response Optimizations, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering 8(1):40-52.
  • Tu, Shenyinying; Wachter, Andreas; Wei, Ermin, A Two-Stage Decomposition Approach for AC Optimal Power Flow, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 36(1):303-312.
  • Zhang, Meng; Arafa, Ahmed; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall, Optimal and Quantized Mechanism Design for Fresh Data Acquisition, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications 39(5):1226-1239.
  • Yu, Haoran; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A., Learning to price vehicle service with unknown demand, Association for Computing Machinery:161-170.
  • Mansoori, Fatemeh; Wei, Ermin, A Fast Distributed Asynchronous Newton-Based Optimization Algorithm, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 65(7):2769-2784.
  • Berahas, Albert S.; Iakovidou, Charikleia; Wei, Ermin, Nested Distributed Gradient Methods with Adaptive Quantized Communication, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:1519-1525.
  • Mansoori, Fatemeh; Wei, Ermin, A General Framework of Exact Primal-Dual First-Order Algorithms for Distributed Optimization, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:6386-6391.
  • Badia, Brendan; Berry, Randall A.; Wei, Ermin, Investment in EV Charging Spots for Parking, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering 7(2):650-661.
  • Yu, Haoran; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A., Analyzing Location-Based Advertising for Vehicle Service Providers Using Effective Resistances, Performance Evaluation Review 47(1):37-38.
  • Yu, Haoran; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A., Monetizing Mobile Data via Data Rewards, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications 38(4):782-792.
  • Yu, Haoran; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A, Analyzing location-based advertising for vehicle service providers using effective resistances, Association for Computing Machinery, Inc:37-38.
  • Yu, Haoran; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A, A Business Model Analysis of Mobile Data Rewards, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:2098-2106.
  • Badia, Brendan; Berry, Randall A; Wei, Ermin, Price and Capacity Competition for EV parking with Government Mandates, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:583-589.
  • Xiang, Ding; Wei, Ermin, Dynamic price discrimination in demand response market, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:951-955.
  • Berahas, Albert S.; Bollapragada, Raghu; Keskar, Nitish Shirish; Wei, Ermin, Balancing Communication and Computation in Distributed Optimization, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 64(8):3141-3155.
  • Zhuang, Binnan; Guo, Dongning; Wei, Ermin; Honig, Michael L., Large-Scale Spectrum Allocation for Cellular Networks via Sparse Optimization, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing 66(20):5470-5483.
  • Mansoori, Fatemeh; Wei, Ermin, Superlinearly convergent asynchronous distributed network newton method, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:2874-2879.
  • Xiang, Ding; Wei, Ermin, Improving social welfare by demand response general framework and quantitative characterization, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:1030-1034.
  • Wei, Ermin, Parallel multi-splitting proximal method for star networks, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:4341-4346.
  • Xiao, Yuanzhang; Bandi, Chaithanya; Wei, Ermin, Supply function equilibrium in power markets, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:861-865.
  • Liu, Chang; Xiao, Yuanzhang; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A, Competition and investment in on-demand networking technology, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:173-180.
  • Xiao, Yuanzhang; Bandi, Chaithanya; Wei, Ermin, Robust supply function bidding in electricity markets with renewables, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:243-247.
  • Xiao, Yuanzhang; Bandi, Chaithanya; Wei, Ermin, Efficiency of supply function equilibrium in networked markets, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:733-735.
  • Liu, Chang; Xiao, Yuanzhang; Wei, Ermin; Berry, Randall A, Investment and competition with positive externalities in open networks, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.:744-746.
  • Xiao, Yuanzhang; Bandi, Chaithanya; Wei, Ermin, Efficiency of linear supply function bidding in electricity markets, IEEE Computer Society:689-692.