Faculty Profile

Guangmo (Amo) Tong

Guangmo (Amo) Tong

Assistant Professor
412 Smith Hall
Newark, Delaware 19716
P: 302-831-1958

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PhD | 2018 | The University of Texas, Dallas
Bachelor of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics | 2013 | Bejing Institute of Technology


Guangmo Tong works broadly in Algorithm Design and Machine Learning focusing on combinatorial optimization and learning method design. He has worked on applications in social network analysis and cyber-physical systems for topics such as online information diffusion, misinformation prevention, and real-time autonomous systems.


2022, NSF Early Career Development Award


  1. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, Shaojie Tang, and Ding-Zhu Du. “Adaptive influence maximization in dynamic social networks.” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (TON) 25, no. 1 (2017): 112-125.
  2. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, Ling Guo, Deying Li, Cong Liu, Bin Liu and Ding-Zhu Du. “An Efficient Randomized Algorithm for Rumor Blocking in Online Social Networks.” In Proc. of the 36th Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2017, invited for a special issue to IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering (TNSE).
  3. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, Panos M. Pardalos, and Ding-Zhu Du. “On positive-influence target domination.” Optimization Letters (OL) 11, no. 2 (2017): 419-427.
  4. Guangmo Tong, Lei Cui, Weili Wu, Cong Liu, and Ding-Zhu Du. “Terminal-set-enhanced community detection in social networks.” In Proc. of the 35th Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2016.
  5. Guangmo Tong, Shasha Li, Weili Wu, and Ding-Zhu Du. “Effector Detection in Social Networks.” IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems (TCSS) 3, no. 4 (2016): 151-163.
  6. Guangmo Tong, and Cong Liu. “Supporting Soft Real-Time Sporadic Task Systems on Uniform Heterogeneous Multiprocessors with No Utilization Loss.” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS) 27, no. 9 (2016): 2740-2752.
  7. Guangmo Tong, and Cong Liu. “Supporting read/write applications in embedded real-time systems via suspension-aware analysis.” In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT), 2014,
  8. Zhou, Husheng,Guangmo Tong, and Cong Liu. “Gpes: a preemptive execution system for gpgpu computing.” In Proc. of IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS), 2015.
  9. Zhao Zhang, Yishou Shi, James Willson, Ding-Zhu Du,Guangmo Tong. “Viral Marketing with Positive Influence.” In Prof. of the 36th Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, (INFOCOM), 2017.
  10. Wang, Huijuan, Bin Liu, Xiaoli Wang,Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, and Hongwei Gao. “Total coloring of planar graphs without adjacent chordal 6-cycles.” Journal of Combinatorial Optimization (JOCO) (2017): 1-9.
  11. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, and Ding-Zhu Du. “On Rivest-Vuillemin Conjecture for Fourteen Variables.” arXiv preprint arXiv:1701.02374 (2017)
  12. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, and Ding-Zhu Du. “Coupon Advertising in Online Social Systems: Algorithms and Sampling Techniques.” Under review.
  13. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, and Ding-Zhu Du. “Target Friending in Online Social Networks: An Algorithmic Approach” Under review.
  14. Guangmo Tong, Weili Wu, and Ding-Zhu Du. “Distributed Rumor Blocking in Social Networks: A Game Theoretical AnalysisUnder review.
  15. Weili Wu, Guangmo Tong, and Ding-Zhu Du. “On Non-Integer Submodular Set Cover Problem“, Optimization Methods and Applications, Springer, in press.

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