Pearl River Scholar Professor of Higher Education in Guangdong Province (广东省高等学校珠江学者特聘教授), September 2015-September 2020.
The Hunan Provincial Natural Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars under Grant No. 07JJ1010, Designing Coverage and Connectivity Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks, January 2007-December 2010.
The Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University under Grant Number NCET-06-0686, Designing Secure Authentication and Routing Protocols in Large-Scale Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, January 2007-December 2009.
The Program for Changjiang Scholars and Innovative Research Team in University under Grant Number IRT0661, Studies in Algorithmic Optimization Theory and its Applications, January 2007-December 2009.
The Hunan Provincial Young Teachers Fund in Higher Education of China under Grant No. 2003-165, January 2003-December 2005.
The Young Teachers Fund, Scalable Routing and Scheduling Algorithms in Fault-Tolerant Hypercube Networks, School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University, June 2000-June 2001.