Qiang Zeng

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Position: Assistant Professor
Office location: Science Education and Research Center (SERC), Room 328
Phone number: 1-215-204-1743
Alternate e-mail address: tug30514
Personal webpage: http://cis.temple.edu/~qzeng/
Joined CIS: 2015
Qiang Zeng is a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in CIS. Positions for PhD students, visiting and post-doctoral scholars are available.
Dr. Zeng has been designing, building and evaluating systems towards better security and privacy. He currently works on cloud and smartphone security and self-healing software. He is also interested in emerging security challenges in other areas.

Dr. Zeng has rich industry experience and has worked in the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, the NEC Lab America, Symantec and Yahoo.
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, Penn State University, 2014
  • M.E. in Computer Science & Engineering, Beihang University, 2008
  • B.E. in Computer Science & Engineering, Beihang University, 2005
Research interests:
Systems Security, Cloud Security, Mobile Security
Selected publications:
  • "HeapTherapy: An Efficient End-to-end Solution against Heap Buffer Overflows"
    Qiang Zeng*, Mingyi Zhao*, and Peng Liu. ( *co-first author )
    45th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), 2015.
  • "Enforcement of Autonomous Authorizations in Collaborative Distributed Query Evaluation."
    Qiang Zeng, Mingyi Zhao, Peng Liu, Poonam Yadav, Seraphin Calo, and Jorge Lobo.
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 2014.
  • "DeltaPath: Precise and Scalable Calling Context Encoding."
    Qiang Zeng, Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, and Peng Liu.
    Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO), 2014.
  • "Kruiser: Semi-synchronized Non-blocking Concurrent Kernel Heap Buffer Overflow Monitoring."
    Donghai Tian, Qiang Zeng, Dinghao Wu, Peng Liu, and Changzhen Hu.
    19th Annual Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2012.
  • "Cruiser: Concurrent Heap Buffer Overflow Monitoring Using Lock-free Data Structures."
    Qiang Zeng, Dinghao Wu, and Peng Liu.
    32nd ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Programming Language Design and Implementation (PLDI), 2011.