[May 2012] Dr. Li is invited to give three talks on Security for Wireless Body Area Networks at University of Massachusetts Lowell, Boston and
Ming Li is an assistant professor at the Department of Computer Science at Utah State University (USU). He currently leads the Wireless Network and Cyber Security Research (WiSeR) lab at USU. He received Ph.D. in 2011 from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and earned his B.E. and M.E. degrees from Beihang University, China. Dr. Li's research work has appeared in premier journals and conferences including IEEE JSAC, TWC, TPDS, ACM TOSN, IEEE INFOCOM, SECON, ICDCS, ICNP, ACM ASIACCS, WiSec, ESORICS, etc.
His main research interests are in the areas of Wireless Networking, Cyber Security and Privacy, with current emphases on the following topics:
Wireless networking: network coexistence, interference cancellation, MIMO, cognitive radio networks.
Y. Hou, M. Li and S. Yu, "Surviving the RF Smog: Making Body Area Networks Robust to Cross-Technology Interference'', IEEE SECON'13, New Orleans, Jun. 24-27, 2013.
B. Wang, S. S.M. Chow, M. Li and H. Li, "Storing Shared Data on the Cloud via Security-Mediator'', ICDCS'13, Philadelphia, PA, Jul. 8-11, 2013.
W. Sun et. al.,"Privacy-Preserving Multi-keyword Text Search in the Cloud Supporting Similarity-based Ranking'', ACM ASIACCS'13, Hangzhou, China, May 7-10, 2013. (Best paper award)
Y. Hou, M. Li, and J. D. Guttman, "Chorus: Scalable In-band Trust Establishment for Multiple Constrained Devices over the Insecure Wireless Channel'',ACM WiSec 2013, Budapest, Hungary, April 17-19, 2013.
Q. Yan et. al., “Non-parametric
Passive Traffic Monitoring in Cognitive Radio Networks”, IEEE INFOCOM'13, Turin, Italy,
Y. Zheng, M. Li, W. Lou and T. Hou, "SHARP: Private Proximity Test and Secure Handshake with Cheat-Proof Location Tags'', ESORICS'12, Pisa, Italy, Sept. 10-14, 2012, accepted. (Acceptance ratio: 20%)
Best Paper Award (co-recipient), ACM ASIACCS 2013.
USU CS Faculty Research Award, 2013.
Nomination for best paper award by the IEEE COMSOC MMTC, 2012.
IEEE ICDCS Travel Award, NSF, 2011.
IEEE INFOCOM Travel Award, NSF, 2010.
WPI Institute Fellowship, WPI, 2008-2009.
Member of the IEEE (since 2008)
Member of the ACM (since 2009)
Conference Organizing Committee
Web Chair, The First IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (IEEE CNS 2013)
Co-Chair of the Cyber Security, Privacy and Trust Track, Seventh International Conference on Broadband, Wireless Computing, Communication and Applications (BWCCA 2012)
Editor, KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems
of Journals: IEEE/ACM ToN, IEEE JSAC, TIFS, TKDE, TSP, TSG, TWC, TMC, TPDS, TVT, TITS, WCM, International Journal of Security and Networks, Security and Communication Networks, Information Sciences, etc.