Tao Hou

Computer Science and Engineering
Assistant Professor

Discovery Park F278

Tao Hou
Areas of Expertise:
  • Artificial Intelligence and Data Engineering
About

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Education
  • PhD, University of South Florida, 2022
  • ME, Jilin University, 2016
  • BE, Jilin University, 2013
Research

Dr. Hou's research interests lie in the broad areas of cybersecurity and machine learning. He is especially interested in research problems that arise from practical domains, with a focus on both experimental/empirical study and sound theoretical footings. His specific areas of focus include:

  • Network Security: Intrusion Detection, Traffic Fingerprinting, IoT Security, 5G Security
  • System Security: Web Security, User Privacy, Malware Detection, Binary Analysis
  • Machine Learning: Machine Learning for Cybersecurity, Trustworthy Machine Learning, Adversarial Machine Learning