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Ning Zhang [CV]

Assistant Professor
Computer Security and Privacy Laboratory
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Washington University in St. Louis
Email: zhang.ning@wustl.edu
Room: 3052 McKelvey Hall
Office Hour: Wed 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Phone: (314) 935 - 6576
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Campus Box 1045, Washington University
One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130


Dr. Ning Zhang leads the Computer Security and Privacy Laboratory (CSPL) at Washington University in St. Louis. He joined the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Washington University in Fall 2018. He was previously a principal cyber engineer/researcher and technical lead at the Cyber Security Innovations, Cyber Security and Special Missions of IIS, Raytheon from 2007 to 2018. One of the public research of Raytheon on cybersecurity was Cyber Reasoning System, which participated in the DARPA CGC final event. Ning's research focus is system security, which lies at the intersection of security, embedded system, computer architecture and software. Ning received his Ph.D. degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2016, under the supervision of Dr. Wenjing Lou. Ning received M.S. in Computer Science and B.S. in Computer Science, Economics and Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst.



IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking

Technical Program Committee

IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (Oakland)
ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS)
USENIX Security Symposium (Security)
Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS)
IEEE European Symposium of Security and Privacy (EuroS&P)
Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC)
ACM ASIA Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ASIACCS)
IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM)
Design Automation Conference (DAC)
ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec)
IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC)
EAI International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm)


IEEE ICCCN 2023 Security and Privacy Track Chair
ACM SIGCOMM 2021 Topic Previewer
IEEE CNS 2021 Panel Co-Chair
ACM WiSec 2020 Student Travel Grant Co-Chair

Journal Review

ACM Transaction on Privacy and Security
ACM Transaction on Cyber-physical System
ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems
IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems
IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing
IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing
IEEE Transactions on Computers
IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
IEEE Transaction on Vehicle Technology
Artificial Intelligence Review
KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems

Other Service

Panelist for Workshop on Distributed Ledger of Things 2018
Panelist for NSF