Faculty

Yanchao Zhang

Current PhD Students

  • Dianqi Han, 8/2016–
    • MS rom UC Davis; BS from University of Science and Technology of China
  • Yan Zhang, 8/2017–
    • MS from Beijing Normal University; BS from Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
  • Ang Li, 8/2017–
    • MS from Beihang University; BS from Guangxi University, China
  • Lili Zhang, 8/2017–
    • BS: University of Science and Technology of China
  • Jiawei Li, 1/2019–
    • BS from Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Alumni

  • Tao Li
    • PhD, 7/2020
    • Dissertation: "Security and Privacy in Mobile and Crowdsourcing Systems: Novel Attacks and Countermeasures"
    • Current employment: tenure-track Assistant Professor, Department of Computer and Information Technology, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
  • Yimin Chen
    • PhD, 11/2018
    • Dissertation: "Security and Privacy in Mobile Devices: Novel Attacks and Countermeasures"
    • Current employment: Tencent-->Postdoc@VT
  • Xin Yao
    • Visiting PhD student from Hunan University, China, 11/2015–11/2017
    • PhD in Hunan University, 4/2018
    • Current employment: Assistant Professor, School of Software, Central South University, China 
  • Xiaocong Jin
    • PhD, 5/2017
    • Dissertation: “Secure and Privacy in Dynamic Spectrum Access: Challenges and Solutions”
    • Current employment: Google
  • Jingchao Sun
    • PhD, 3/2017
    • Dissertation: “Secure and Privacy in Mobile Computing: Challenges and Solutions”
    • Current employment: Verizona/Yahoo! Advertising
  • Jinxue Zhang
    • PhD, 6/2016
    • Dissertation: “Secure and Privacy-Preserving Microblogging Services: Attacks and Defenses”
    • Employment: Uber-->Facebook
  • Rui Zhang
    • PhD, 8/2013
    • Dissertation: “Secure and Secure and Privacy in Heterogeneous Wireless and Mobile Networks: Challenges and Solutions”
    • Current employment: Associate Professor, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Delaware.
    • NSF CAREER Awardee in 2017
  • Jing Shi
    • PhD, 8/2010
    • Dissertation: “Secure Data Access in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensing Systems”
    • Current employment: Associate Professor, College of Public Administration, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Visiting Scholars

  • Lian Xue, Associate Professor, Hebei University of Engineering, June 2017–
  • Junwei Zhang, Associate Professor, Xidian University, September 2016–
  • Mande Xie, Associate Professor, Zhejiang Gongshang University, January 2013 to July 2013
  • Xiaogang Qi, Professor, Xidian University, September 2012 to August 2013