Tao Hou

Computer Science and Engineering
Assistant Professor

Discovery Park F278

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

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

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