Professional Activities

Professional Services

  • Leading Guest Editor on IEEE Internet of Things Journal Special Issue on “Recent Advances of Security, Privacy, and Trust in Mobile Crowdsourcing”, 2023
  • Organized the Annual Mid-South Cybersecurity Summit at the University of Memphis (2017, 2018, 2022)
  • Co-organized the Annual Cybersecurity Summer Camp (2019, 2021, 2022)
  • Chair of Special Session on Computing and Applications for Cyber Internet of Things (Cyber-IoT) in IEEE Cyber Science and Technology Congress (CyberSciTech 2017, 2022)
  • Serve on an NSF panel (2021)
  • Participated the Greater Memphis IT Council Cybersecurity Roundtable as a guest speaker (2022)
  • ABC24 Interview on “security and privacy issues of digital driver’s license in Mississippi” (2021)

TPC Member

  • IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain'18-22)
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'17-22)
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'16-22)
  • IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS’18-21)
  • The 15th International Conference on Green, Pervasive and Cloud Computing (GPC'20)
  • International Symposium on Privacy Computing (PriCom'19)
  • IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP'17-18)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC'16-17)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN'15-17)
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’16-Spring, VTC’16-Fall)
  • IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'15-16, 21)
  • International Workshop on Security in Cloud Computing (Asiaccs'14-SCC)
  • IEEE Wireless and Optical Communication Conference (WOCC'13)

Conference Presentations

  • UofM CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service Program at the University of Memphis,Greater Memphis IT Council Cybersecurity Roundtable, Dec 2022
  • Secure and Efficient Task Matching with Multi-keyword in Multi-requester and Multi-worker Crowdsourcing, IEEE/ACM IWQoS'21, Virtual Conference, June 2021
  • Blockchain-based Decentralized Public Key Management for Named Data Networking, Named Data Networking Community Meeting at NIST, Sept 2018
  • Secure and Scalable Data Outsourcing in the Public Cloud, Guest Speaker for CityU-CS Research Student Workshop, Hong Kong, June 2017
  • Attribute-based Fine-Grained Access Control with Efficient Revocation in Cloud Storage Systems, IEEE/ACM ASIACCS'13, Hangzhou, China, May 2013
  • DAC-MACS: Effective Data Access Control for Multi-Authority Cloud Storage Systems, IEEE INFOCOM'13, Turin, Italy, April 2013
  • Attributed-based Access Control for Multi-authority Systems in Cloud Storage, IEEE ICDCS'12, Macau, June 2012
  • Threshold Key Redistribution for Dynamic Change of Authentication Group in Wireless Mesh Networks, IEEE GlobalCom'10, Miami, USA, December 2010

Journal Reviewer (Web of Science)

  • IEEE Trans. on Information Forensics and Security
  • IEEE Trans. on Dependable and Secure Computing
  • IEEE Trans. on Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • IEEE Trans. on Communications
  • IEEE Trans. on Mobile Computing
  • IEEE Trans. on Service Computing
  • IEEE Trans. on Cloud Computing
  • IEEE Trans. on Control of Network Systems
  • IEEE Trans. on Industrical Informatics
  • IEEE Communications Magazine
  • IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
  • ACM Trans. on Intelligent Systems and Technology
  • ACM Trans. on Embedded Computing Systems, etc.

Extracurricular Experience

  • Microsoft Campus Ambassador, Microsoft China Research and Development Group, 2007-2008
  • President of Student Union, School of Information Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology of China, 2006-2007