Biography & Research
Sencun Zhu received the B.S. degree in Precision Instruments from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in
1996 and the M.S. degree in Signal Processing from University of Science and Technology of China,
Graduate School at Beijing, in 1999. He
received the PhD degree in Information Technology from George Mason University in 2004.
His research interests include privacy, wireless and
mobile security, smartphone security, anomaly detection, IoT
security, ML/DL related security. He is a member of the Networking and Security Research Center
and is also affiliated with the Cyber
(a complete list)
- X. Wang, A. Continella, Y. Yang, Y. He and S. Zhu. LeakDoctor: Toward Automatically Diagnosing Privacy
Leaks in Mobile Applications. ACM International Joint Conference on
Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp)
(Proceedings of ACM IMWUT), 2019.
Alrizah, S. Zhu, X. Xing, G. Wang. Errors, Misunderstandings, and
Vulnerabilities: Analyzing the Crowdsourcing Process of Ad-blocking
Systems. Proceedings of ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), 2019.
Guan, C. Cao, S. Zhu, J. Lin, P. Liu, Y. Xia, B. Luo. Protecting Mobile
Devices from Physical Memory Attacks with Targeted Encryption.
Proceedings of the 11th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in
Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec), 2019.
Liu, J. Liu, S. Zhu, W. Wang, X. Zhang. Privacy Risk Analysis and
Mitigation of Analytics Libraries in the Android Ecosystem. IEEE
Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), 2019.
Wang, Y. Yang, and S. Zhu. Automated Hybrid Analysis of Android Malware
Through Augmenting Fuzzing with Forced Execution. IEEE Transactions on
Mobile Computing (TMC), 2019.
Students & Visiting Scholars:
- Current: Chen Wu (PhD, co-advising), Neeraj
Karamchandani (PhD, co-advising), Chongqi Guan
(PhD, co-advising), Qian Ma (PhD).
Yuanyi Sun(PhD, Zoom), Lupin Yuan(PhD,
co-advise with Peng Liu, ByteDance), Mshabab
Alrizah(PhD, co-advise with Xinyu Xing), Chuangan
Ren (PhD, Google, co-advise with Peng Liu), Chu Huang (PhD, Amazon), Heqing Huang(PhD,
co-advise with Peng Liu, IBM TJ Watson), Xin Chen (PhD,Google),
Zhen Xie (PhD, FaceBook), Ying Chen (PhD,
co-advise with Heng Xu, Paypal), Fangfang
Zhang (PhD, FireEye), Zhi Xu (PhD, Palo Alto Networks), Wei Xu (PhD, Palo Alto Networks), Yi Yang (PhD, FontBonne University), Xinran Wang (PhD, Shapes
Security), Liang Xie
(PhD, Broadcom), Hung-yuan Hsu (PhD,
co-advise with Ali Hurson, Samsung Mobile), Leonel
Bueno (MS, Deloitte), Oh Young-Hyun (MS), Nazneen
Irani(MS, co-advise, Deloitte), Ashwin Chaugule (MS, Qualcom),
Lei Zhang (MS), Sha Liu(MS), .
- Visiting scholars: Xing Liu(
Beijing Jiaotong University), Yongzhong He
(Beijing Jiaotong University, 2014-2015),
Xiaochuan Shi (Wuhan University, 2013-2014), Quanlong
Guan (Jinan University, 2012-2013), Wenping Chen (Renmin
University, 2008-2009, China), Zhengdao Zhang
(Jiangnan University, 2010-2011), Tianzhen Chen (BIT, 2009-2011).