Assistant Professor

Department of Computer and Information Sciences
University of Delaware

Office: Smith Hall 448
Email: xgao [at] udel.edu


Research Interests

Security; Cloud Computing; Mobile Computing, Blockchain and Decentralized Applications.
We have openings for self-motivated students who are interested in doing security research. If you are interested, please email me your CV and other related materials.

Selected and Recent Publications

Professional Services

  • TPC Member: Middleware'22, ICDCS'22, ICICS'21, NSS'20, ICICS'20, ICICS'19.
  • Journal Reviewer: Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Transactions on Networking, Transactions on Cloud Computing, Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Transactions on Sensor Network, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Computer Networks.

Teaching

  • CISC 849 Topics in Computer Applications – Fall 2022.
  • CISC 449/649 Topics in Computer Applications - Internet Security with Mobile and IoT Devices – Fall 2022.
  • CISC 464/664 Introduction to Network Security – Spring 2022.
  • CISC 449/649 Topics in Computer Applications - Internet Security with Mobile and IoT Devices – Fall 2021.
  • CISC 450 / CPEG 419 Computer Networks I – Spring 2021.
  • CISC 449/649 Topics in Computer Applications - Internet Security with Mobile and IoT Devices – Fall 2020.
  • COMP 7/8311 Advanced Computer Networks – Spring 2020.
  • COMP 3825 Networking and Information Assurance – Fall 2019.
  • COMP 7/8327 Network and Internet Security – Spring 2019.
  • COMP 3825 Networking and Information Assurance – Fall 2018.

Awards

  • NSF CRII Award, 2020.
  • NDSS Distinguished Poster Award, 2016.