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Assistant Professor

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

I am an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS)

Journal Publications

(Click here to see journal papers in IEEE JSAC, TIFS, TWC, TCOM, TON, TDSC, TIT, TVT, etc.)

Conference Publications

(Click here to see conference papers in ACM MobiHoc, IEEE INFOCOM, ICDCS, ICC, GLOBECOM, VTC, etc.)


This is Jun Zhao, an Assistant Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. I received a PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in the USA, affiliating with CMU’s renowned CyLab Security & Privacy Institute, and a bachelor’s degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) in China.

Before joining NTU first as a postdoc and then as a faculty member, I was a postdoc at Arizona State University (ASU) as an Arizona Computing PostDoc Best Practices Fellow. I have received best editor awards from IEEE journals and best paper awards from conferences/journals.

Research Interests

My research interests include Security/Privacy, Blockchain, Digital Trust, Privacy-preserving Techniques, Homomorphic Encryption, Zero-knowledge Proofs (ZKPs), Federated Learning, Artificial Intelligence (such as Foundation Models, Large AI Models, Deep Reinforcement Learning, Quantum AI) and Mathematical Optimization for Wireless Communications/Networks, Edge/Fog/Quantum Computing, etc.