As a senior lecturer (July 2007~present), Dr Xiaodi Huang joined the School of Business and Information Technology at Charles Sturt University in July 2007. Prior to that, he was a lecturer in School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science at the University of New England, Armidale. He is also a distinguished professor (Jan 2012~present) of South china Normal University, China.


Corresponding Address:


School of Computing and Mathematics

Charles Sturt University

Albury, NSW, 2640



Tel: 02 60519652 (o)




PhD in Computer Science, School of Information Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia




·         ITC106 Programming Principles

·         ITC230 Intro to Web Development

·         ITC242 Introduction to Data Communications

·         ITC200 Database Administration

·         ITC114/423 Database Systems

·         ITC542 Internetworking with TCP/IP

·         ITC215 Modelling and Decision Support







A. Refereed Chapters and Book


1.         Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Chapter XII: Web Graph Clustering for Displays and Navigation of Cyberspace, Web Mining: Applications and Techniques, Edited by Dr. Anthony Scime. Idea Group Inc. ISBN 1-59140-415-0, pp.253-274, 2004.

2.         Anwar H. Masud, Xiaodi Huang, ESaaS: A New Education Software Model in E-learning Systems, Information and Management Engineering Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2011, Volume 235, pp.468-475, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24022-5_75, Springer.

3.         Xiaodi Huang, Graph Visualization: Filtering, Clustering and Dynamic Layout of Graphs in the WWW, VDM Verlag, 2009, ISBN 978-3-639-16606-4, 278 pages.


B. Refereed Papers in International Journals and Lecture Notes



4.         Xiaodi Huang, C. Huang, NGD: Filtering Graphs for Visual Analysis, IEEE Transactions on Big Data (accepted)

5.         Y. Wang, X. Lin, L. Wu, W. Zhang, Q. Zhang, Xiaodi Huang, Robust Subspace Clustering for Multi-view Data by Exploiting Correlation Consensus, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol.24. No. 11, pp. 3939-3949, 2015.

6.         J. Zhou, S. Zhu, Xiaodi  Huang, Y. Zhang, Enhancing Time Series Clustering by Incorporating Multiple Distance Measures with Semi-Supervised Learning, Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 30, No. 4 pp. 859-973, 2015.

7.         L. Wu, Xiaodi Huang, J. Shepherd, Y. Wang, Multi-Query Augmentation-Based Web Landmark Photo Retrieval, The Computer Journal, Vol. 58, No.9, pp.2120-2134, 2015.

8.         Xiaodi Huang, UsageQoS: Estimating the QoS of Web Services through Online User Communities, ACM Transactions on the Web, Vol. 8, No. 1, Article 1, pp. 1- 31, 2013. [PDF].

9.         Xiaodi Huang, Weidong Huang, GO: A Cluster Algorithm for Graph Visualization, Journal of Visual Languages & Computing, Vol. 28, pp.71-82, 2015.

10.     Lin Wu, Xiaodi Huang, Chengyuan Zhang, John Shepherd, Yang Wang, An Efficient Framework of Bregman Divergence Optimization for Co-Ranking Images and Tags in a Heterogeneous Network, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol.74, No. 15. pp. 5635-5660, 2015

11.     Xiao Han, Á. Cuevas, Noel Crespi, R. Cuevas, Xiaodi Huang, On Exploiting Social Relationship and Personal Background for Content Discovery in P2P Networks, Future Generation Computer Systems, Vol. 40, pp.17-29, 2014.

12.     Xiaodong Li, Xiaodi Huang, Xiaotie Deng, Shanfeng Zhu, Enhancing quantitative intra-day stock return prediction by integrating both market news and stock prices information, Neurocomputing, Vol.142, No. 22, pp.228-238, 2014.

13.     Yichang Xu, Cheng  Luo, Mingjie  Qian, Xiaodi Huang, Shanfeng Zhu, MHC2MIL: a novel multiple instance learning based method for MHC II peptide binding prediction by considering peptide flanking region and residue positions, BMC Genomics, 15( Suppl 9):S9, pp.2-9, 2014.

14.     Xiaodi Huang, Xiaoling Dai, Weiqiang Liang, BulaPay: A Novel Web Service based Third-Party Payment System for e-Commerce, Electronic Commerce Research, Vol. 14, No. 14, pp.611-633. 2014.

15.     Md Anwar Hossain Masud, Xiaodi Huang, Md Rafiqul Islam, A Novel Approach for the Remedial of Security Concerns in a Cloud-based E-learning System, Journal of Networks, Vol. 9, No.11, pp. 2934-2942, 2014.

16.     Hui Miao, Xiaodi Huang, A Heuristic Field Navigation Approach for Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp.15-32, 2014, Taylor & Francis.

17.     Xiaodi Huang, Jianhua Zhao, Jeff Ash, Wei Lai, Clustering Student Discussion Messages on Online Forum by Visualization and non-Negative Matrix Factorization, Journal of Software Engineering and Applications, Vol.6, No.7B, pp.7-12, 2013.

18.     Xia Liu, Hui Miao, and Xiaodi Huang, A Novel Approach for Blind Estimation of a MIMO Channel Including Phase Unwrapping Ambiguity Elimination, IT Convergence Practice, Vol. 1, No.2, pp.20-33, 2013.

19.     Yang Wang, Xiaodi Huang, Lin Wu, Clustering via Geometric Median-Shift over Riemannian Manifolds, Information Sciences, Vol. 220, No. 20, pp.292-306, 2013. Sciencedirect.

20.     Md Anwar Hossain Masud, Xiaodi Huang, M-learning Architecture for Cloud-based Higher Education System of Bangladesh, Mobile Computing, Vol.2, No.4, pp.84-94.

21.     Weidong Huang, R , Khoury, T Dawborn, B Huang, M Huang, Xiaodi Huang, WeBeVis: Analyzing User Web Behavior through Visual Metaphors, SCI. CHINA Inf. Sci, Vol. 56,No. 5, 052106(15), 2013.

22.     Md Anwar Hossain Masud, Xiaodi Huang, A Cloud Based M-learning Architecture for Higher Education, Archives Des Sciences, Vol.66, No.1,pp.751-760,2013.

23.     Miao Hui, Xiaodi Huang, Guo Chen, An Enhanced Simulated Annealing Scheduling Approach for Smart Meter Technology, International Review of Electrical Engineering (IREE), Vol.8 No.1, pp.321-328, 2013.

24.     Xiaodi Huang, Xiaodong Zheng, Wei Yuan, Fei Wang, Shanfeng Zhu, Enhanced Clustering of Biomedical Documents Using Ensemble Non-negative Matrix Factorization, Information Sciences, Vol. 181, No.11, 2011, pp. 2293-2302, Sciencedirect.

25.     Miao Hui, Xiaodi Huang, Guo Chen, A Genetic Evolutionary Task Scheduling Method for Energy Efficiency in Smart Homes, International Review of Electrical Engineering (IREE),Vol.7 No.5, pp.5897-5904,2012.

26.     Md. Anwar Hossain Masud, Xiaodi Huang, An E-learning System Architecture based on Cloud Computing, International Journal of Social and Human Sciences, Vol. 6, 2012, pp.185-189.

27.     Miao Hui, Xiaodi Huang, Dynamic vehicle path planning using an enhanced simulated annealing approach for supply chains, International journal of enterprise network management Vol.5, No.2, 2012, pp.197-218.

28.     Yang Wang, Lin Wu, Xiaodi Huang,* and Xuemin Lin, Human Action Recognition from Video Sequences by Enforcing Tri-view Constraints, The Computer Journal, Vol. 55, No.9, 2012, pp.1030-1040.

29.     Gang Shu, Xiaodi Huang, Shanfeng Zhu, A Consensus Method for Prioritizing Drug-Associated Target Proteins, International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics, Vol.6, No.2, 2012, pp.178-195.

30.     Wei Lai, Xiaodi Huang, Mao Lin Huang, SWING: A System for Visualizing Web Graphs, Advances on Information Sciences and Service Sciences, Vol.3, No. 2, 2011, pp.94-101.  doi:10.4156/aiss.vol3. issue2.11.

31.    Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Clustering Graphs for Visualization via Node Similarities, Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, ISSN 1045-926X, Vol .17, No.3, 2006. pp. 225-253, Sciencedirect.[PDF]

32.    Junbin Gao, PWL Kwan, Xiaodi Huang, Comprehensive Analysis for the Local Fisher Discriminate Analysis, International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Vol.23, No.6, 2009, pp. 1129-1143.

33.    Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, A.S.M. Sajeev, and Junbin Gao, A New Algorithm to Remove Overlapping Nodes in Graph Layout, Information Sciences, Sciencedirect, Vol. 177, No. 14, 2007, pp. 2821-2844. [PDF]

34.    Xiaodi Huang, Dianhui Wang, Kazuo Misue, Jiro Tanaka, A.S.M. Sajeev, On the Graph Modeling, Node Ranking and Visualization, International journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications, Vol. 3, Nos. 3/4, 2007, pp.188-210.

35.    Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Online Web Information Visualization with Filtering and Clustering Graph Layout, The IEEE Intelligence Informatics Bulletin, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2005, pp. 11-17.

36.    Dianhui Wang, Xiaodi Huang, Y.S. Kim, J.S. Lim, M.M. Han, B.W. Lee, A Structured Based Approach for Multimedia Information Filtering, Multimedia Tools and Applications: An International Journal, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2006, pp.73-89, Springer.[PDF]

37.    Yang Wang, Zhikui Chen, Xiaodi Huang, Element Retrieval Using Namespace Based on Keyword Search over XML Documents, Journal of Software Engineering and Applications (ISSN Print: 1945-3116),Vol.3, No.1, 2010, pp.65-72, DOI: 10.4236/jsea.2010.31008.

38.    Hua Wang, Jinli Gao, Yanchun Zhang, Xiaodi Huang, A Flexible Electronic Payment Scheme and its Management, IFORMATION ( ISSN 1343-4500), Vol.7, No.2, 2004, pp.187-196.

39.    Zhuang shao, Zhikui Chen, Xiaodi Huang, A Mobile Service Recommendation System Using Multi-Criteria Ratings, International Journal Interdisciplinary Telecommunications and Networking( ISSN 1941-8663), Vol.2 No.4, pp.30-40, 2010.

40.     Xiaodi Huang, Xiaoling Dai, Edwin Singh, Weidong Huang, Evaluating a Micro-payment System for Mobile Electronic Commence, Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering, Volume 9320 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science , pp.57-64,2015

41.     Weidong Huang, Bridgette Kaminski, Jing Luo, Xiaodi Huang, Jingwei Li, Aaron Ross, Jason Wright, Dohyung, SMART: Design and Evaluation of a Collaborative Museum Visiting Application, Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering, Volume 9320 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science , pp.87-92,2015.

42.    Weidong Huang, Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, RE-Tutor: An Augmented Reality based Platform for Distributed Collaborative Learning, The 11th International Conference on Cooperative Design, Visualization and Engineering. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 8683, 2014, pp. 111-117

43.     Zhenzhen Zhao, Xiaodi Huang, and Noel Crespi, A System for Web Widget Discovery Using Semantic Distance between User Intent and Social Tags, Social Informatics, 2012, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 7710, pp.1-14,Springer.

44.    Yang Wang, Xiaodi Huang, Geometric Median-Shift over Riemannian Manifolds. PRICAI 2010: Trends in Artificial Intelligence Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2010, Volume 6230/2010, pp. 268-279, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-15246-7_26.

45.    Xiaodi Huang, WSRank: A New Algorithm for Ranking Web Services, New Technologies, Mobility and Security, H.Labiod and M.Badra eds., Springer, ISBN 978-1-4020-6269-8, pp.535-546, 2007.

46.    Jiuyong Li, Xiaodi Huang, Clinton Selke, Jianming Yong, A Fast Algorithm for Finding Correlation Clusters in Noise Data, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2007, Volume 4426, Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, pp. 639-647.

47.    Xiangsheng Chen, Jiuyong Li, Grant Daggard, Xiaodi Huang, Finding Similar Patterns in Microarray Data, AI 2005, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 1272-1276, Vol. 3809 / 2005, Shichao Zhang, Ray(Eds.) 2005.

48.    Yun Yang, Wei Lai, Jun Shen, Xiaodi Huang, Jun Yan, Lukman Satiawan, Applying Visualisation Mechanisms to Workflow Enactment, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3007, pp. 794-803, Advanced Web Technologies and Applications, Yu, J.X.; Lin, X.; Lu, H.; Zhang, Y. (Eds.) 2004.


C. Refereed Papers in Conference Proceedings


49.     Xiaodi Huang, Edge Filtering for Exploration of Graphs, IEEE Symposium on Large-Scale Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV), 2013, (best poster paper).

50.     Anwar H. Masud, Xiaodi Huang, ESaaS: A New Software Paradigm for Supporting Higher Education in Cloud Environment, The 17th IEEE International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), 2013, pp.196-201.

51.     Qiang Lin, Daqing Zhang, Xiaodi Huang, Hongbo Ni, Xingshe Zhou, Detecting Wandering Behavior for Elders with Dementia based on GPS Traces,12th International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision (ICARCA), pp. 672-677, 2012.

52.     Cuiting Huang, Xiao Han, Xiaodi Huang, Noel Crespi, “A triplex-layer based P2P Service Exposure Model in Convergent Environment”, UP-TO-US: User-Centric Personalized TV ubiquitOus and secUre Services, EuroITV 2012,Germany, pp.306-314, ISBN:978-3-00-038715-9, editors: Sefan A. Stephan S., Hendrik, K, and  Jan H.

53.     Md. Anwar Hossain Masud, Xiaodi Huang, “ A Novel Approach for Adopting Cloud-based E-learning System”, 11th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science, ICIS 2012, Shanghai, China, 2012, pp.37-42.

54.     Md. Anwar Hossain    Masud, Xiaodi Huang, Jianming Yong, Cloud Computing for Higher Education: A Roadmap, 16th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), 2012, pp.552-557.

55.     Yang Wang, Lin Wu, Xiaodi Huang, Action recognition using tri-view constraints, The 8th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Video and Signal based Surveillance(AVSS), 2011, pp.107-112.

56.     Jianming Yong,  Sanjib Tiwari, Huang XiaodiJin, Qun, Constructing Robust Digital Identity Infrastructure for Future Networked Society, 15th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), 2011, pp.570-576.

57.     Anwar H. Masud, Xiaodi Huang, Jianming Yong, Enhanced M-Learning with Cloud Computer: The Bangladesh Case. 15th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), 2011, pp735-741.

58.     Zhikui Chen,   Zhuang Shao,   Zhijiang XieXiaodi Huang,  An attribute-based scheme for service recommendation using association rules and ant colony algorithm, Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS), 2010, pp.1- 6, 10.1109/WTS.2010.5479624, IEEE.

59.     Wei Lai,   Xiaodi Huang, From graph data extraction to graph layout: Web information visualization. The 3rd International Conference on Information Sciences and Interaction Sciences (ICIS), pp. 224- 229, 10.1109/ICICIS.2010.5534742. 

60.     Yang Wang, Weidi Dai, Xiaodi Huang: Riemannian Manifolds clustering via Geometric median. 2010 Seventh International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD), 10.1109/FSKD.2010.5569375 2010, pp.1652-1656, IEEE.

61.     Zhikui Chen, Zhuang Shao, Xiaodi Huang, Yang Liu, LSAP: Low Storage Authentication Protocol for cluster-based wireless, sensor networks, International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery (CyberC). 10-11 Oct. 2009, pp.218 - 225, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5218-7, DOI 10.1109/CYBERC.2009.5342204.

62.     Zhikui Chen, Song Yang, Xiaodi Huang, Yang Liu, An adaptive feedback timing control algorithm of delay-constrained data aggregation in wireless sensor networks, International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery (CyberC). 10-11 Oct. 2009, pp.337-342, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5218-7, DOI: 10.1109/CYBERC.2009.5342205.

63.     Lachana Ramingwong, A. S. M. Sajeev, Sakgasit Ramingwong, Xiaodi Huang, Analyzing Software Process Models using SAM. Software Engineering Research and Practice, pp.50-54, 2009.

64.     Xiaodi Huang, Jianming Yong, Jiuyong Li, Junbin Gao, Prediction of student actions using weighted Markov models, IEEE International Symposium on IT in Medicine and Education (ITME). pp.154-159, pp.12-14, Dec. 2008

65.     Lachana Inchaiwong, A. S. M. Sajeev, Xiaodi Huang, Sakgasit Ramingwong, A Comparison of Software Process Models, Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Software Engineering Research and Practice (SERP), pp.503-509, July 14-17, 2008, USA, 2 Volumes, CSREA Press,1-60132-088-4.

66.     Di Zhang, Yunquan Zhang, Shengfei Liu, Xiaodi Huang, Parallelization of FM-Index, 10th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications( HPCC), pp.169-173, 25-27, Sept. 2008.

67.     Zhikui Chen; Xiaodi Huang, Dynamic Fast Authentication and Authorization during Inter-Domain Mobility, 4th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM), pp.1-4, 12-14 Oct. 2008.

68.     Wei Lai; Xiaodi Huang, An Efficient Approach for Building Web-based Courseware, First IEEE International Symposium on Information Technologies and Applications in Education (ISITAE ), pp.260-263, 2007.

69.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Maolin Huang et al. A Kernel-based Algorithm for Multilevel Drawing Web Graphs, International Conference on Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualisation (CGIV), pp. 454-459, 2007, the IEEE Computer Society.

70.     Wei Lai, Xiaodi Huang, Quang Vinh Nguyen, Mao Lin Huang, Applying Graph Layout Techniques to Web Information Visualization and Navigation, International Conference on Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualisation (CGIV), pp. 447-453, 2007, the IEEE Computer Society.

71.     Mao Lin Huang, Q.V Nguyen, Wei lai, Xiaodi Huang, Three-Dimensional EncCon Tree, International Conference on Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualisation (CGIV), pp.429-433, 2007, the IEEE Computer Society.

72.     Hua Wang, Xiaodi Huang , Goutham Reddy Dodda, Ticket-based mobile commerce scheme and its implementation, the 2nd ACM International Workshop on QoS and Security for Wireless and Mobile Networks, 2-6,Oct, 2006,Terromolinos, Spain, pp.119-122, ISBN:1-59593-486-3, ACM Press,  New York, NY, USA.

73.     Xiaodi Hung, A. S. M. Sajeev, Wei Lai, A Scalable Algorithm for Adjusting Node-Node Overlaps, International Conference on Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualization(CGIV), pp 43-48, ISBN 0-7695-2606-3, pp.25-28, 2006, the IEEE Computer Society.

74.     J. Yong, J. Yan , Xiaodi Huang, WFMS-based Data Integration for e-Learning, Proc. of the 10th International Conference on CSCW in Design (CSCWD), pp.1361-1366, ISBN:1-4244-0164-X, Nanjing, China, May 3-5, 2006.

75.     Adam Ghandar, A. S. M. Sajeev and Xiaodi Huang, Pattern Puzzle: A Metaphor for Visualizing Software Complexity Measures. In Proc. Asia Pacific Symposium on Information Visualisation (APVIS), Tokyo, Japan. CRPIT, 60 Australian Computer Society 2006. Misue, K., Sugiyama, K. and Tanaka, J., Eds., ACS. pp.221-224, 2006.

76.     Xiaodi Huang, Peter Eades, Wei Lai, A Framework of Filtering, Clustering and Dynamic Layout Graphs for Visualization, In Proc. Twenty-Eighth Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC), Newcastle, Australia. CRPIT, 38 Australian Computer Society. Estivill-Castro, V., Ed. ACS, pp.87-96, 2005.

77.     Xiaodi Huang, Jianming Yong, A New Approach to Filtering Multimedia Information Based on its Structure, In Proc. Eurographics Symposium on Multimedia ( in cooperation with ACM SIGGRAPH), Correia, Jarge, Chambel, Pan (eds.), ISSN 1812-7118, pp.59-68, 2004.

78.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, On the Structural Algorithm of Filtering Graphs for Layout, In Proc. 2003 Pan-Sydney Area Workshop on Visual Information Processing (VIP2003), Sydney, Australia. CRPIT, 36 Australian Computer Society, 36. Piccardi, M., Hintz, T., He, S., Huang, M. L. and Feng, D. D., Eds., ACS, pp.33-42, 2003.

79.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, A Novel Framework for Graph Visualization, Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing, pp.905-910, USA, 2004.

80.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, A Web Graph Filtering and Clustering System, Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing, pp. 899-904, USA, 2004.

81.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Automatic Abstraction of Graphs Based on Node Similarity for graph Visualization, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, pp.110-117, July, 2003, San Francisco Bay.

82.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Identifying Clusters in the Web Graph by Using Local Search. Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing, pp. 83-89, Las Vegas, USA. 2003.

83.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, NodeRank: A New Structure Based Approach to Information Filtering. Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing, pp.167-173, Las Vegas, USA. 2003.

84.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Identification of Clusters in the Web Graph based on Link Topology, Proceedings of the 7th International Database Engineering and Applications Symposium(IDEAS 03), pp.123-129, IEEE Computer Society, July, 2003, Hong Kong.

85.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, Force-Transfer: A New Approach to Remove Node Overlapping in Graph Layout, Australian Computer Science Communications, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp.349-358, 2003.

86.     Xiaodi Huang, Wei Lai, WWW as a Hypergraph: Exploration and Layout, Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Computing, pp.615-621, Las Vegas, USA, June. 2002.


D. Old Publications in Chinese


E. Professional Activities

Journal Reviewer

Journal Editor and Editorial Board

PC Member

Conference Session Chair



Sept. 2015