Book Chapters

  1. J. Xie, Y. Wan, Y. Zhou, K. Mills, J. J. Filliben, and Y. Lei, “Effective Uncertainty Evaluation in Large-Scale Systems”, Principles of Cyber-Physical Systems: An Interdisciplinary Approach, edited by Sandip Roy and Sajal K. Das, Cambridge University Press, pp. 25-50, 2020.
  2. M. Liu, Y. Wan, Z. Lin, F. L. Lewis, J. Xie, and Brian A. Jalaian, "Computational Intelligence in Uncertainty Quantification for Learning Control and Differential Games", Handbook of Reinforcement Learning and Control, edited by V. Kyriakos, Y. Wan, F. L. Lewis, and Derya H. Cansever, Vol. 325. Springer, Cham, 2021.


  1. J. Xie, Y. Wan, J. Kim, S. Fu, K. Namuduri, “A Survey and Analysis of Mobility Models for Airborne Networks”, Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Vol. 16, No.3, pp. 1221-1238, 2013.
  2. Y. Zhou, Y. Wan, S. Roy, C. Taylor, C. Wanke, D. Ramamurthy, J. Xie, “Multivariate Probabilistic Collocation Method for Effective Uncertainty Evaluation with Application to Air Traffic Management”, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Manand Cybernetics: System, Vol. 44, No. 10, pp. 1347-1363, 2014.
  3. J. Xie, Y. Zhou, Y. Wan, S. Tien, C. Taylor, C. Wanke, “Distance Measure to Cluster Spatiotemporal Scenarios for Strategic Air Traffic Management”, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Journal of Aerospace Information Systems, Vol. 12, No. 8, 2015.
  4. J. Yan, Y. Wan, S. Fu, J. Xie, S. Li, K. Lu, “RSSI-based Decentralized Control for Robust Long-range Aerial Networks using Directional Antennae”, IET Control Theory & Applications, Vol. 11, No. 11, 2017.
  5. J. Xie, Y. Wan, K. Mills, J. Filliben, F. L. Lewis, “A Scalable Sampling Method to High-dimensional Uncertainties for Optimal and Reinforcement Learning-based Controls”, IEEE Control Systems Letters, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2017 (presented at the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Melbourne, Australia, Dec. 2017).
  6. J. Chen, J. Xie, Y. Gu, S. Li, S. Fu, Y. Wan, K. Lu, “Long-Range and Broadband Aerial Networking using Directional Antenna (ANDA): Design and Implementation”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 66, No. 12, 2017.
  7. J. Xie, Y. Wan, B. Wang*, S. Fu, J. H. Kim, “A Comprehensive 3-D Modeling Framework for Airborne Networks”, IEEE Access, Vol. 6, pp. 22849-22862, 2018. Matlab Code for Z-Independent RMM     Matlab Code for Z-Dependent RMM
  8. J. Xie, L. R. G. Carrilo, L. Jin, “An Integrated Traveling Salesman and Coverage Path Planning Problem for Unmanned Aircraft Systems”, IEEE Control Systems Letters, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2019 (presented at the 57th IEEE Conferenceon Decision and Control, Miami, FL, Dec. 2018).
  9. J. Xie, Y. Wan, K. Mills, J. J. Filliben, Y. Lei, Z. Lin, “M-PCM-OFFD: Aneffective output statistics estimation method for systems of high dimensional uncertainties subject to low-order parameter interactions”, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Vol. 159, pp. 93-118, 2019.
  10. J. Xie, A. R. Kothapally*, Y. Wan, C. He, C. Taylor, C. Wanke, M. Steiner, “Similarity Search of Spatiotemporal Scenario Data for Strategic Air Traffic Management”, AIAA Journal of Aerospace InformationSystems, Vol. 16, No. 5, pp. 187-202, 2019.
  11. S. Li, C. He, M. Liu, Y. Wan, Y. Gu, J. Xie, S. Fu, K. Lu, “The Design and Implementation of Aerial Communication Using Directional Antennas: Learning Control in Unknown Communication Environment”, IET Control Theory & Applications, 2019.
  12. K. Lu, J. Xie, Y. Wan, S. Fu, “Towards UAV-Based Airborne Computing”, IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 5, pp. 187-202, 2019.
  13. B. Wang*, J. Xie, S. Li, Y. Wan, Y. Gu, S. Fu, K. Lu, “Computing in the Air: An Open Airborne Computing Platform”, IET Communications, 2019.
  14. J. Chen, C. Zhang, Y. Duan, J. Xie, Y. Wan, "Driving Maneuvers Prediction based Autonomous Driving Control by Deep Monte Carlo Tree Search", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2020.
  15. J. Tao, J. Chen, X. Jing, S. Fu, J. Xie, "Autoencoder Neural Network based Intelligent Hybrid Beamforming Design for mmWave Massive MIMO Systems", IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking, 2019.
  16. B. C. Lee, J. Xie, T. A. Ajisafe, S. H. Kim, "How Are Wearable Activity Trackers Adopted in Older Adults? Comparison between Subjective Adoption Attitudes and Physical Activity Performance", International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020.
  17. J. Xie, L. R. G. Carrilo, L. Jin, "Path Planning for UAV to Cover Multiple Separated Convex Polygonal Regions", IEEE Access, Vol. 8, pp. 51770-51785, 2020. Matlab Code
  18. B. Wang*, J. Xie, K. Lu, Y. Wan, S. Fu, “On Batch-Processing Based Coded Computing for Heterogeneous Distributed Computing Systems”, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 2438-2454, 2021.
  19. J. Xie, J. Chen, "Multi-Regional Coverage Path Planning for Multiple Energy Constrained UAVs", IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2022 (Early Access). Matlab Code
  20. C. He, Y. Wan, J. Xie, "Automated Playbook for UAV Traffic Management based on Spatiotemporal Scenario Data", Unmanned Systems, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 255-271, 2022.
  21. P. Wu, J. Xie, Y. Liu, J. Chen, "Risk-bounded Path Planning for Urban Air Mobility Operations under Uncertainty", Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 127, No. 107738, 2022.
  22. B. Wang*, J. Xie, K. Lu, Y. Wan, S. Fu, “Learning and Batch-Processing Based Coded Computation with Mobility Awareness for Networked Airborne Computing”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 72, No. 5, pp. 6503 - 6517, 2022.
  23. H. Zhang*, B. Wang*, Ruitao Wu*, J. Xie, Y. Wan, S. Fu, K. Lu, "Exploring Networked Airborne Computing: A Comprehensive Approach with Advanced Simulator and Hardware Testbed", Unmanned Systems, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 545-562, 2024.
  24. J. Zhang, K. Lu, Y. Wan, J. Xie, S. Fu, "Empowering UAV-Based Airborne Computing Platform with SDR: Building an LTE Base Station for Enhanced Aerial Connectivity", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2024 (Early Access).