Ph.D. Student, North Carolina State University
Computer Science Education
Educational Data Mining
Unstructured Data Analysis
10/12/2020: One paper: "Early Performance Prediction using Interpretable Patterns in Programming Process Data" is accepted in SIGCSE Technical Symposium 2021.
10/03/2020: One paper: "TEST_POSITIVE at W-NUT 2020 Shared Task-3: Joint Event Multi-task Learning for Slot Filling in Noisy Text" is accepted in The 6th Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text at EMNLP 2020.
08/10/2020: I served as a Reviewer for IEEE Sensors 2020 conference.
07/10/2020: I served as a co-organizer of 4th CSEDM Workshop. Thanks for joining us!
07/06/2020: One paper: "Comparing Feature Engineering Approaches to Predict Complex Programming Behaviors" is accepted in 4th CSEDM Workshop.
04/20/2020: I will be co-organizing the 4th CSEDM Workshop during the EDM 2020.
04/01/2020: I was invited to serve as a Reviewer for IEEE Network Magazine.
02/23/2020: I was invited to serve as a Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Signal and Information Processing over Networks. (IEEE TSIPN)
02/06/2020: I will be serving as a Summer Instructor for Department of Computer Science, North Carolina State University.
01/31/2020: I was awarded $6,000 Research Credits from Amazon Web Services for the proposal of CS Educational Data Representation Research. Thank you Amazon!
01/07/2020: I attended the Natural Language Processing Winter School hosted by Duke University.
11/18/2019: I was invited to serve as a Reviewer for IEEE Access Journal.
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 was invited to serve 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)
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.
AWS Credits for Research, Amazon Inc., $6,000, Jan 2020 - Jan 2021
Graduate School Traveling Award, University of Georgia, $600, Jul 2018
CSC 116, Introduction to Java: Summer 2020
CSC 522, Automated Learning and Data Analysis: Spring 2020
CSC 510, Software Engineering: Fall 2019
CSCI 3360, Data Science I: Spring 2018, Spring 2017
CSCI 4550/6550, Artificial Intelligence: Fall 2016
SPLICE Workshop Building an Infrastructure for Computer Science Education Research and Practice at Scale (2020)
ACM ICER (2020)
ACM ITiCSE (2020)
Educational Data Mining (2020)
International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education (2020)
IEEE INFOCOM (2019, 2018)
IEEE Fog World Congress (2018)
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