We are looking for self-motivated Ph.D. students to join our group, starting from either Spring or Fall. Students with either EE or CS major are welcome to apply. A successful candidate is expected to carry out research in one of the multiple areas: networking security and privacy, wireless and mobile security, wireless networking, botnet and malware research.
Candidates are expected to have a solid background in wireless communications, networking, or mobile systems, and should possess a strong motivation towards academic excellence while preparing for years of concentrated research.
Familiarity with some of the following knowledge is a big plus:
– Designing and implementing mobile applications or wireless protocols, on experimental platforms such as software radios, smartphones, etc. – Modeling networks and mobile systems using machine learning algorithms, optimization algorithms, stochastic models, etc.