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Work of Dongwon Lee

Cyber Security Lab

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Work of Dongwon Lee



  • Faculty

·         Peng Liu, Director

·         Linhai Song

·         Anna Squicciarini

·         Sencun Zhu

·         Aiping Xiong

Additionally, John Yen, Dinghao Wu, Ting Wang, Shomir Wilson, Vasant Honavar, Chao Chu, Dongwon Lee, Suhang Wang, and Prasenjit Mitra are involved in cybersecurity research in conjunction with their other interests.

  • Current Graduate Students and Postdocs

1.    Wenhui Zhang, PhD student, IST

2.    Qingtian Zou, PhD student, IST

3.    Zitong Shang, PhD student, IST

4.    Tao Liu, PhD student, IST

5.    Zhilong Wang, PhD student, IST

6.    Lan Zhang, PhD student, IST

7.    Haizhou Wang, PhD student, IST

8.    Nanqing Luo, PhD student, IST

9.    Fan Zhang, PhD student, IST

10. Rajiv Thummala, MS student, IST

11. Girish Nagarajan, MS student, IST

12. Hari Arun Kumar, MS student, IST


  • Alumni of Cyber Security Lab

1.    Dr. Yueqi Chen (PhD 2022), First employment: Assistant Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder

2.    Dr. Lun-Pin Yuan (PhD 2021), Engineer, ByteDance, Silicon Valley

3.    Dr. Wei Zhou (joint PhD training, 2019-2021), First employment: Associate Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China)

4.    Dr. Kai Cheng (joint PhD training, 2020-2021), Engineer, ShenZhen, China

5.    Dr. Sadegh Farhang (PhD 2021), First employment: post-doc, CMU

6.    Dr. Eunjung Yoon (PhD 2019), Engineer, Intel, Oregon

7.    Dr. Chen Cao (post-doc, 2017-19), Assistant Professor, Penn State Erie 

8.    Dr. Le Guan (post-doc, 2015-18), Assistant Professor, University of Georgia

9.    Dr. Jun Xu (PhD 2018), Assistant Professor, University of Utah

10.  Dr. Pinyao Guo (PhD 2018), Airbnb, Silicon Valley

11.  Dr. Ping Chen (post-doc, 2015-18), tenure-track faculty, Fudan University, China   

12.  Dr. Lannan Luo (PhD 2017), Assistant Professor, George Mason University 

13.  Dr. Wenhui Hu (PhD 2016)(w/ Prof. Patrick McDaniel), Google, Silicon Valley

14.  Dr. Mingyi Zhao (PhD 2016), Snapchat, LA

15.  Dr. Bo Chen (post-doc, 2015-16), Associate Professor, Michigan Tech University

16.  Dr. Xiaoyan Sun (PhD 2016), Associate Professor, California State University

17.  Dr. Chuangang Ren (PhD 2016)(w/ Prof. Sencun Zhu), Google, Android Security Teams, Silicon Valley

18.  Dr. Chen Zhong (PhD 2016), Assistant Professor, University of Tampa

19.  Dr. Heqing Huang (PhD, 2016)(w/ Prof. Sencun Zhu), Technical Staff Member, IBM Research, T.J. Watson Center, New York

20.  Dr. Jun Wang (PhD, 2015), Director of Research, Polo Alto Networks, Silicon Valley 

21.  Dr. Bin Zhao (PhD, 2015), Polo Alto Networks, Silicon Valley 

22.  Dr. Qiang Zeng (PhD, 2014), Assistant Professor, George Mason University 

23.  Dr. Jun Dai (PhD, 2014), Associate Professor, California State University

24.  Dr. Kai Chen (post-doc, 2012-14), Full Professor, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences 

25.  Dr. Zhi Xin (PhD, 2013) (joint PhD training, 2011-12), Marvell Technology Group Ltd, Shanghai, China

26.  Dr. Robert Cole (PhD, 2012), Raytheon

27.  Dr. Shengzhi Zhang (PhD, 2012), Assistant Professor, Boston University (Metro)

28.  Dr. Xi Xiong (PhD, 2012), Facebook

29.  Dr. Jian Liu (PhD, 2012) (joint PhD training, 2010-12), Associate Professor, Nanjing Polytechnic University, China

30.  Dr. Donghai Tian (PhD, 2012) (joint PhD training, 2009-2012), Associate Professor, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

31.  Dr. Fengjun Li (PhD, 2011), Associate Professor with tenure, EECS, University of Kansas  

32.  Dr. Jingqiang Lin (post-doc, 2010-11), Full Professor, University of Science and Technology of China 

33.  Dr. Kun Bai (PhD, 2010), Technical Staff Member, IBM Research, T. J. Watson Center, New York

34.  Dr. Yoon-Chan Jhi (PhD, 2010), Samsung R&D, Korea

35.  Dr. Jun Shao (post-doc, 2008-10), Full Professor, CS, Zhejiang Gongshang University (China)

36.  Dr. Deguang Kong (PhD, 2010) (joint PhD training, 2008-10), senior research scientist at Samsung Research America, Silicon Valley

37.  Dr. Junfeng Yu (PhD, 2010) (joint PhD training, 2009-10), Assistant Professor, Wuhan Polytechnic University, China; Singapore Institute for Infocomm Research

38.  Dr. Xiaoqi Jia (PhD, 2009) (joint PhD training, 2007-09), Full Professor, Univ. of Chinese Academy of Sciences

39.  Dr. Yoon-Ho Choi (post-doc, 2009-2009), Associate Professor, Pusan National University, Korea

40.  Dr. Bo Luo (PhD, 2008), Associate Professor (with tenure), EECS, University of Kansas

41.  Dr. Kameswari Kotapati (PhD, 2008)

42.  Dr. Lunquan Li (PhD, 2008), First employment: Assistant Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences

43.  Dr. Hai Wang (PhD, 2007), First employment: Assistant Professor, IST, Penn State Worthington Scranton; Current: Research Scientist, Hitachi, Inc.

44.  Dr. Pramote Luenam (PhD, 2007), Assistant Professor, Thailand National Institute of Development Administration

45.  Dr. Qijun Gu (PhD, 2005), Associate Professor (with tenure), CS, Texas State University

46.  Dr. Meng Yu (postdoc, 2002-04) Associate Professor (with tenure), CS, University of Texas, San Antonio

47.  Dr. Wanyu Zang (postdoc, 2002-04), Assistant Professor, CS, Virginia Commonwealth University