Tri-Hai Nguyen has been pursuing a Ph.D. in Computer Science at Chung-Ang University, Seoul, South Korea, since 2019. He received the M.S. degree in Information and Communication Technology from Soongsil University, in 2017, and the B.S. degree with honors in Computer Science from the University of Information Technology, VNU-HCM, Vietnam, in 2015. His current research interests include bio-inspired computational intelligence and the Internet of Things for connected vehicles and smart energy management systems.

Email: nguyentrihai93 (at) gmail (dot) com

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Education

Ph.D. (Sept. 2019 - present): Computer Science and Engineering, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Korea

M.S. Degree (Sept. 2015 – Aug. 2017) & Ph.D. (only coursework, Sept. 2017 – Aug. 2019): Information and Communication Technology, Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea

  • Ph.D. Coursework GPA: 4.24/4.5 (95.3/100)

  • M.S. Coursework GPA: 3.89/4.5 (91.1/100)

  • M.S. Thesis: Vulnerability Analysis of Controller in Software-Defined Networking [Link], Supervisor: Prof. Myungsik Yoo

B.S. Degree with Honors (Sept. 2011 – Aug. 2015): Computer Science, University of Information Technology, VNU-HCM, Vietnam

  • GPA: 8.97/10 (Valedictorian; 3.75/4)

  • Thesis: Multi-class Text Classification with Support Vector Machine [Link] (in Vietnamese), Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Vu Thanh Nguyen

Experience

  • Researcher (Sept. 2019 - present): Knowledge Engineering Laboratory (KE Lab), Chung-Ang University.

    • Project Funds: NRF-2020R1A2B5B01002207; NRF-2019K1A3A1A80113259; NRF-2018K1A3A1A09078981; NRF-2017R1A4A1015675

  • Researcher (Sept. 2015 – Aug. 2019): Advanced Network Design & Analysis Laboratory (ANDA Lab), Soongsil University.

    • Project Funds: IITP-2017-0-01633; BK21-NRF-31Z20150313339; IITP-2012-0-00646; IITP-H8501-16-1008

  • Internship (Feb. 2015 – Apr. 2015): Buzzmetrics Vietnam.

  • Reviewer/Organizing Committee/Technical Program Committee for some journals and conferences.

Publications

International Journal

  • Luong Vuong Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung: Extending CF Recommendations using Word Embedding. Target Journal: Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. (Preparing)

  • Luong Vuong Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung: Cross-Cultural Crowdsourcing Platform for Location Recommendation Services. Target Journal: ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information. (Preparing)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung: ACO-based Traffic Routing with Intersection Negotiation for CV. Target Journal: Applied Soft Computing. (Preparing)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, Luong Vuong Nguyen, Jason J. Jung, Israel Edem Agbehadji, Samuel Ofori Frimpong, Richard C. Millham, "Bio-inspired Approaches for Smart Energy Management: State of the Art and Challenges," (Revision)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung, "Multiple ACO-based Method for Solving Dynamic MSMD Traffic Routing Problem in Connected Vehicles," Neural Computing and Applications. (Under Review)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A hybrid prevention method for eavesdropping attack by link spoofing in software-defined Internet of Things controllers,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Vol. 13, Issue 11. 2017. Publisher: SAGE. (SCIE, 2017 JCR IF: 1.787, DOI: 10.1177/1550147717739157)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “Analysis of attacks on device manager in software-defined Internet of Things,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Vol. 13, Issue 8. 2017. Publisher: SAGE. (SCIE, 2017 JCR IF: 1.787, DOI: 10.1177/1550147717728681)

  • Duy-Linh Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, Trong-Hop Do, M. Yoo, “Probability-based Multi-hop Diffusion Method for Influence Maximization in Social Networks," Wireless Personal Communications, Vol. 93, Issue 4, pp 903–916. 2017. Publisher: Springer. (SCIE, 2017 JCR IF: 1.200, DOI: 10.1007/s11277-016-3939-8)

International Conference

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung: Inverse Pheromone-based Traffic Routing. Target: ACM SAC 2021. (Preparing)

  • Luong Vuong Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung. "Content-Based Collaborative Filtering using Word Embedding: A Case Study on Movie Recommendation", RACS 2020, Gwangju, Korea. ACM. (Accepted)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, Jason J. Jung, "ACO-based Approach on Dynamic MSMD Routing in IoV Environment", IE 2020, Madrid, Spain. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/IE49459.2020.9154927)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, J. Lee, M. Yoo, “A Practical Model for Optimal Placement of Virtual Network Functions”, ICOIN 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/ICOIN.2019.8717979)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A VNF Descriptor Generator for Tacker-based NFV Management and Orchestration”, ICTC 2018, Jeju Island, Korea. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/ICTC.2018.8539354)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, Trinh Nguyen, M. Yoo, “Analysis of Deployment Approaches for Virtual Customer Premises Equipment”, ICOIN 2018, Chiang Mai, Thailand. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/ICOIN.2018.8343127)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A Behavior-based Mobile Malware Detection Model in Software-Defined Networking”, ICISCT 2017, Tashkent, Uzbekistan. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/ICISCT.2017.8188590)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “Analysis of Link Discovery Service Attacks in SDN Controller”, ICOIN 2017, Da Nang, Vietnam. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/ICOIN.2017.7899515)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “Attacks on Host Tracker in SDN Controller: Investigation and Prevention”, ICTC 2016, Jeju Island, Korea. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/ICTC.2016.7763545)

  • Vu Thanh Nguyen, Nguyen Tri Hai, Nguyen Hoang Nghia, Tuan Dinh Le, “A Term Weighting Scheme Approach for Vietnamese Text Classification", FDSE 2015, HCMC, Vietnam. Springer. (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-26135-5_4)

  • Nguyen Tri Hai, Nguyen Hoang Nghia, Tuan Dinh Le, Vu Thanh Nguyen, “A Hybrid Feature Selection Method for Vietnamese Text Classification", KSE 2015, HCMC, Vietnam. IEEE. (DOI: 10.1109/KSE.2015.25)

Patent

  • US Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi: Software defined network capable of detecting DDoS attacks and switch included in the same. Patent No.: US010637886. Date: Apr. 28, 2020.

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. SDN for preventing malicious application and Determination apparatus comprising the same. Patent No.: KR101854996. Date: May 04, 2018. (DOI: 10.8080/1020160134426)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. SDN capable of detection DDoS attacks using artificial intelligence and controller including the same. Patent No.: KR101907752. Date: Oct. 12, 2018. (DOI: 10.8080/1020160134383)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. SDN to prevent an attack on the host tracking service and controller including the same. Patent No.: KR101914831. Date: Nov. 02, 2018. (DOI: 10.8080/1020160139066)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. SDN capable of detection DDoS attacks and switch including the same. Patent No.: KR101900154. Date: Nov. 18, 2018. (DOI: 10.8080/1020160134382)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. SDN for detecting switch damage and controller including the same. Patent No.: KR101948984. Date: Feb. 15, 2019. (DOI: 10.8080/1020160139951)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. Forensic server and Method for identifying the cause of attack on software defined network. Patent No.: KR102006553. Date: Aug. 01, 2019. (DOI: 10.8080/1020170181020)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. SDN for preventing malware attack and controller including the same. Patent No.: KR102013044. Date: Aug. 21, 2019. (DOI: 10.8080/1020170181021)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai, Jinseok Choi. Centralized virtual customer premises equipment system. Patent No.: KR102033948. Date: Oct. 18, 2019. (DOI: 10.8080/1020180120743)

  • KR Patent: M. Yoo, Nguyen Tri Hai. Method and apparatus for monitoring lifecycle of virtual network function. Patent No.: KR102062578. Date: Jan. 06, 2020. (DOI: 10.8080/1020180120741)

Miscellaneous

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A VNF Placement Optimization Framework for Network Function Virtualization”, J-KICS, Vol. 44, No. 10, pp 1956-1960. 2019. (DOI: 10.7840/kics.2019.44.10.1956)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A Lightweight Simulator for NFV Management and Orchestration”, J-KICS, Vol. 43, No. 10, pp 1676-1681. 2018. (DOI: 10.7840/kics.2018.43.10.1676)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A Workflow Policy-based VNF Monitoring Model in Tacker-based NFV System", J-KICS, Vol. 43, No. 09, pp 1483-1488. 2018. (DOI: 10.7840/kics.2018.43.9.1483)

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “Diffusion-Based Influence Maximization Method for Social Network,” J-KICS, Vol. 41, No. 10, pp 1244-1246. 2016. (DOI: 10.7840/kics.2016.41.10.1244)

  • Trinh Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “An Interoperability Testing Framework for Network Services in Network Function Virtualization", JCCI 2019, Gangneung, Korea. [Conference Program]

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “An Energy-Efficient Heuristic for Virtual Network Functions Placement", KICS Winter Conference 2019, Pyeongchang, Korea. [Link][Best Paper Award]

  • Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “A Comprehensive NFV vCPE System with VyOS-based VNF”, KICS Summer Conference 2018, Jeju Island, Korea. [Link]

  • Trinh Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, M. Yoo, “Developing the VNFs for the vCPE system using OpenWrt”, JCCI 2018, Yeosu, Korea. [Link][Conference Program]

  • OpenDev Code Profile (OpenStack Cloud Computing Platform's code contribution)

  • A participant in the 1st Global Young Vietnamese Scholars Forum, 27-29 Nov. 2018, Da Nang, Vietnam.

  • A participant in OpenStack Summit, 6-8 Nov. 2017 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

  • A Vietnam delegate in JENESYS 2.0 (Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths) program, 14-23 Sept. 2014, Japan.

Honors and Awards

  • Scholarships:

    • CAYSS (Chung-Ang University Young Scientist Scholarship, 2019-2021);

    • Scholarship for Ph.D. program (2017-2019) and M.S. program (2015-2017), Soongsil University;

    • Hanshin E&C (2018);

    • POSCO TJ Park Foundation (2015);

    • PonyChung Foundation (2013);

    • TuoitreOnline and Vietcombank Scholarship (2013);

    • VNG Corporation (2013).

  • Awards:

    • Best Paper Award - KICS Winter Conference 2019, Pyeongchang, Korea (2019);

    • Valedictorian Award, Department of Computer Science, University of Information Technology, VNU-HCM, Vietnam (2015);

    • National Award - “Star of January” Title (2015);

    • National Award - "Student of Five Good Merits" Title (2014);

    • “Ho Chi Minh City Information Communications Technology (HCMC ICT)” Award by HCM City People’s Committee (2014).

Social activities

  • Member of the Executive Committee, Vietnamese Students' Association in Korea – VSAK (Apr. 2018 – Apr. 2019);

  • President, Vietnamese Students' Association in Soongsil University (Mar. 2016 – Sept. 2016);

  • Member of the Secretariat/Member of the Executive Committee, Vietnam National Union of Students at University of Information Technology (Nov. 2012 – Sept. 2015).