Prof. Lee Yiu-Bun, Jack 李耀斌教授

Associate Professor (SMIEEE, MACM)
Education: BEng, PhD (CUHK)
Research Interests: Internet Engineering and Networked Applications
Tel: (852) 3943-8377
Fax: (852) 2603-5032
Address: Rm 710, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK
Email: yblee [@] ie.cuhk.edu.hk
Laboratory : Multimedia Communications Laboratory


Research Interests

  • Mobile Communications
  • Internet Protocols and Applications
  • Multimedia Systems
  • Peer-to-peer Systems

Courses Taught

  • Network Software Design and Programming
  • Advanced Topics in Computer Networks
  • Information and Software Engineering Practices
  • Computer Networks
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics


Jack Yiu-Bun LEE received his B.Eng. and Ph.D. degrees from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1993 and 1997, respectively. He directs the Multimedia Communications Lab (http://www.mclab.org), focusing on challenges in multimedia communications systems, mobile communications, protocols, and applications. He and his team specialize in tackling research challenges arising from real-world systems, ranging from Internet protocols to adaptive video streaming. His steam works closely with the industry to uncover new research challenges and opportunities for new services and applications. Many of the systems research from MCLab have been adopted and deployed by the industry for production services.

Recent Selected Publications

  • Guanghui Zhang, Jack Y. B. Lee, Ke Liu, Haibo Hu, and Vaneet Aggarwal, "A Unified Framework for Flexible Playback Latency Control in Live Video Streaming," accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Processing.
  • Guanghui Zhang, Ke Liu, Haibo Hu, Vaneet Aggarwal, and Jack Y. B. Lee, "Post-Streaming Wastage Analysis – A Data Wastage Aware Framework in Mobile Video Streaming," accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing.
  • Guanghui Zhang and Jack Y. B. Lee, "Ensemble Adaptive Streaming – A New Paradigm to Generate Streaming Algorithms via Specializations," IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol.19(6), June 2020, pp.1346-1358.
  • Lingfeng Guo and Jack Y. B. Lee, "TCP-FLASH - A Fast Reacting TCP for Modern Networks," IEEE Access, vol.9, pp.68861-68879, 2021.
  • Lingfeng Guo and Jack Y. B. Lee, "Stateful-TCP - A New Approach to Accelerate TCP Slow-Start," IEEE Access, vol.8, pp.195955-195970, Oct 2020.