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Jun Xu

Ph.D. Candidate
College of Information Sciences and Technology
The Pennsylvania State University

Office: 328 IST Building, University Park
Email: jxx13@ist.psu.edu
My Resume


I am a fifth-year Ph.D. candidate studying at the College of Information Sciences and Technology, The Pennsylvania State University. I am advised by Dr. Peng Liu. My research interest subsumes software security and system security. Before I joined Penn State, I received my bachelor's degree at University of Science and Technology of China (2009-2013).

Selected Publications


  • Intern, Samsung Research America
    • System security, Summer 2017
  • Teaching Assistant, Pennsylvania State University.
    • [SRA211] Introduction to Informaiton Security, Fall 2016, Spring 2017
  • Research Assistant, Pennsylvania State University.
    • Cyber Security Lab, 2013-2016
  • Intern, FireEye Inc.
    • Ransomware detection and analysis, Summer 2016
  • Intern, FireEye Inc.
    • Malware unpacking, Summer 2015
  • Intern, Shisheng Inc.
    • Stock market monitoring, Summer 2013

Honor and Award

  • RSA Scholarship, RSA Conference 2017, U.S.A.
  • Student Travel Grant, CCS 2016
  • Outstanding Honor for National Undergraduates Innovative Project 2013, China
  • Guo-Moruo Scholarship, University of Science and Technology of China 2013

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