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Kai Zeng

Kai Zeng

Associate Professor

Office: Research Hall, Room 432

Phone: 703-993-5933

Fax: 703-993-1601

Email: kzeng2 at gmu dot edu



Research Interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Physical Layer Security
  • Cognitive Radio Networks
  • Network Forensics

News (more...)

  • Feburary 2018, we got two papers on 5G physical layer security accepted by IEEE CNS 2018. Congratulations to Long Jiao, Ning Wang, and Jie Tang.
  • January 2018, a collaborative paper on "Lightweight Physical Layer Enhanced Security Schemes for 5G Wireless Networks" was accepted by IEEE Network Magazine. Congratulations to Jie Tang.
  • December 2017, a senior design project on "ECU Device Signal Fingerprinting for Intrusion Detection on CAN Bus" directed by Prof. Kai Zeng has won the best senior design project award in the ECE department at George Mason University.Link
  • August 2017, a collaborative paper on "Anomaly Detection in Cognitive Radio Networks Exploiting Singular Spectrum Analysis" was published at International Conference on Mathematical Methods, Models, and Architectures for Computer Network Security.
  • April 2017, our paper on "Hardware module-based message authentication in intra-vehicle networks" was published at The ACM/IEEE 8th International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS'17). Congratulations to Songsong Liu and our ASSIP interns, Eric Wang, William Xu, and Suhas Sastry.
  • January 2017, a collaborative paper on "Throughput optimization in multi-hop wireless networks with reconfigurable antennas" was published at International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC'17).
  • January 2017, our paper on "String stability analysis of cooperative adaptive cruise control under jamming attacks" was published at IEEE 18th International Symposium on High Assurance Systems Engineering (HASE). Congratulations to Amir Alipour-Fanid, Monireh Dabaghchian, and Hengrun Zhang.
  • December 2016, our paper on "Intelligence Measure of Cognitive Radios with Learning Capabilities" was published at IEEE GlobeCom 2016. Congratulations to Monireh Dabaghchian, Amir Alipour-Fanid, and Songsong Liu.
  • October 2016, our paper on "Online Learning-Based Optimal Primary User Emulation Attacks in Cognitive Radio Networks" was published at IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (IEEE CNS'16). Congratulations to Monireh Dabaghchian and Amir Alipour-Fanid.