Fei Li

Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science

George Mason University

Research interests

Scheduling theory and algorithms: buffer management; energy-efficient computing

Online and approximation algorithms: network resource management; secure computing

Teaching (Fall 2016)

CS 583 Analysis of algorithm (graduate course)

CS 695 Network science: principles & applications (graduate course)

Selected publications

Fei Li, A near-optimal memoryless online algorithm for FIFO buffering two packet classes, Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 497, No. 29, pages 164-172, 2013

Lukasz Jez, Fei Li, Jay Sethuraman, and Clifford Stein, Online scheduling of packets with agreeable deadlines, ACM Transactions on Algorithms, Vol. 9, No. 1, Article 5, December 2012

Zhi Zhang and Fei Li, Scheduling weighted packets with deadlines over a fading channel, Algorithmic Operations Research, Vol. 6, No. 2, pages 68-78, 2011

Fei Li, Jay Sethuraman, and Clifford Stein, Better online buffer management, Proceedings of ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, pages 199-208, 2007

Research group


Sustainable computing: informatics and systems

Contact information

4400 University Drive, MSN 4A5

Fairfax, VA 22030 USA

Phone: (703)993-1540

Email: lifei@cs.gmu.eduweb analytics