June 2017 - current, postdoc research fellow hosted by Daniel Wichs @ Cybersecurity Institute, NEU.

Jan 2017 - May 2017, postdoc research fellow of Pseudorandomness program @ Simons Institute, UC Berkeley.

Jan 2016 - Dec 2016, postdoc hosted by Yevgeniy Dodis @ Courant Institute, NYU.

Jul 2010 - Dec 2015, PhD/postdoc advised by  Andrej Bogdanov @ the Chinese University of Hong Kong.  

Sep 2012 - June 2013, graduate fellow hosted by Alon Rosen @ FACT CenterIDC Herzliya, Israel.  

Here is my CV (Last updated: 2018-June-01).  Here is a short summary of my life in FACT Center :).

I will be joining NYU Shanghai as an Assistant Professor in Spring 2019 :D.


My main interest is cryptography and its interactions with theoretical computer science; especially

-  Random Oracles and Hash Functions

-  Information Theoretical Cryptography

-  Low Complexity Cryptography

Moreover, I am interested in computational complexity.  More details are Here.  

Professional Activities

PC Member:                 COCOON 2017, Eurocrypt 2019

External Reviewer:       Crypto 2018, Eurocrypt 2018, PKC 2018,  ToCT 2018

                                     Eurocrypt 2017, Crypto 2017, FOCS 2017, TCC 2017, ICALP 2017,         

                                     TCC 2016A, Eurocrypt 2016, FOCS 2016, TCC 2016B, CCC 2015, 

                                     ACNS 2014, Africacrypt 2014, Aisacrypt 2014, ICALP 2014, TCC 2013


Organizer/Co-Organizer of weekly  seminar:         CUHK Theory Lunch Fall 2013, Fall 2014, 2015

                                                                                NYU Crypto reading group 2016

                                                                                NEU Crypto reading group Fall 2017

Scholarships & Awards

Outstanding Thesis Award, Faculty of Engineering, CUHK (1 recipient per year) 2014
Google Hong Kong Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship   (4 recipients in Hong Kong) 2013
HKSAR Talent Development Scholarship (demonstrated talent or potential in Sports2013, 2014


I was the captain and most valuable player of  CUHK Softball Team (Women)  for 2011-2012.  (Here are some photos of our softball team).