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Assistant Professor

Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
School of Computer Science and Engineering



I am currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. I received a PhD degree in May 2015 in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in the USA (advisors: Virgil Gligor, Osman Yagan; collaborator: Adrian Perrig), affiliating with CMU’s renowned CyLab Security & Privacy Institute, and a bachelor’s degree in July 2010 from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) in China.

Before joining NTU first as a postdoc with Xiaokui Xiao and then as a faculty member, I was a postdoc at Arizona State University (ASU) as an Arizona Computing PostDoc Best Practices Fellow (advisors: Junshan Zhang, Vincent Poor).

Research Interests

My research interests include Artificial Intelligence (such as Foundation Models, Large AI Models, Federated Learning, Deep Reinforcement Learning, Quantum AI) and Mathematical Optimization for Wireless Communications/Networks, Edge/Fog Computing, and Security/Privacy, etc.