Yang Shi

Ph.D. Student, North Carolina State University

  • Education:
  • Research Interests:
    • Deep learning
    • Natural Language Processing
    • Unstructured Data Analysis

Github, Google Scholar, CV (09/2019), Google Calendar, LinkedIn

  • Currently TA for CSC 510, Software Engineering.
    • Office Hour: Wed. 9-10 AM, 1229B EB II


  • 08/13/2019: I transferred to NC State University starting Fall 2019. I appreciate all help that I received from my Alma Mater, University of Georgia.
  • 06/28/2019: I will be serving as a Reviewer for IEEE Sensors 2019 conference.
  • 05/19/2019: One paper: "Energy Audition based Cyber-Physical Attack Detection System in IoT" has been orally presented in ACM TURC SIGMOBILE CHINA.
  • 05/13/2019: I joined Stratifyd Inc. as a Research Scientist Intern from May 2019 to August 2019.
  • 03/22/2019: One paper: "Energy Audition based Cyber-Physical Attack Detection System in IoT" is accepted in ACM TURC SIGMOBILE CHINA. (37% acceptance rate; 103/278 full papers, oral presentation)
  • 02/12/2019: One paper: "Enhanced Cyber-physical Security in Internet of Things through Energy Auditing" is accepted in IEEE Internet of Things Journal. (IEEE IOTJ)
  • 02/01/2019: One paper: "System Statistics Learning-Based IoT Security: Feasibility and Suitability" is accepted in IEEE Internet of Things Journal. (IEEE IOTJ, 2019 Impact factor: 9.515)
  • 07/18/2018: I attended IEEE/EMBS EMBC 2018 and made an oral presentation (Slides).
  • 06/29/2018: I received the Graduate School Travel Award for IEEE/EMBS EMBC 2018 from UGA.
  • 04/08/2018: One paper: "Dynamic Time-frequency Feature Extraction for Brain Activity Recognition" is accepted by IEEE/EMBS EMBC 2018 for oral presentation.
  • 02/13/2018: One WIP paper "PoTrojan: powerful neural-level trojan designs in deep learning models" received media coverage from The Register.
  • 12/15/2017: I completed the Master of Science degree from the University of Georgia. The thesis title is "Brain Controlled Robot Navigation Based on Low-Cost EEG".

Teaching Assignments

  • CSC 510, Software Engineering: Fall 2019
  • CSCI 3360, Data Science I: Spring 2018, Spring 2017
  • CSCI 4550/6550, Artificial Intelligence: Fall 2016


  • Reviewer
  • External Reviewer
    • IEEE INFOCOM (2019, 2018)
    • IEEE Fog World Congress (2018)


  • Success = Self-discipline + Confidence + Motivation


yshi26@ncsu.edu / yang.shi@ieee.org

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