Jason Xue

Dr Jason Xue


School of Computer Science

Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Minhui Xue is (continuing) Lecturer (a.k.a. Assistant Professor) of School of Computer Science at the University of Adelaide. He is also Honorary Lecturer with Macquarie University. Previously, he was Research Fellow with Macquarie University and a visiting research scientist at CSIRO-Data61 at Sydney, Australia. His current research interests are machine learning security and privacy, system and software security, and Internet measurement. He is the recipient of the ACM SIGSOFT distinguished paper award and IEEE best paper award, and his work has been featured in the mainstream press, including The New York Times, Science Daily, PR Newswire, and Yahoo. He was the PC chair of the 1st IEEE AI4MOBILE workshop, and currently co-chairs the 1st IEEE MASS workshop on Smart City Security and Privacy as well as serves on the PC committee of PETS 2020.

Research Interests:

  • Machine Learning Security and Privacy
  • System and Software Security
  • Internet Measurement and Fraud Detection

Selected Press:

  • Researchers Uncover a Flaw in Europe’s Tough Privacy Rules, The New York Times, June, 2016
  • A Loophole in the Right to Be Forgotten, Columbia Journalism Review, July 2016
  • Flaws Found in ‘Right To Be Forgotten’ Data Privacy Laws, Information Week, July 2016
  • Is Anything Ever ‘Forgotten’ Online?, The Conversation, July 2016
  • Weak Spots in Europe’s ‘Right to be Forgotten’ Data Privacy law, Science Daily, June 2016
  • NYU Researchers Find Weak Spots in Europe’s ‘Right to be Forgotten’ Data Privacy Law, NYU Newsroom, June 2016
  • Hold That Talk: NYU Researchers Discover Clues For Identifying Yik Yak Users on College Campuses, PR Newswire, ACM TechNews, Yahoo, October, 2016
  • Yik Yak Could Lose Anonymity, Washington Square News, October, 2016
  • Mining WeChat to Understand the Chinese Diaspora, NYU Center for Data Science, April, 2018 
  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2019 - 2019 Visiting Research Scientist Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
    2018 - 2019 Research Fellow Macquarie University
    2017 - 2018 Visiting PhD Student Nanyang Technological University
    2016 - 2017 Visiting PhD Student New York University
    2013 - 2018 Visiting PhD Student New York University Shanghai
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2018 Award ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award ACM SIGSOFT United States
    2017 Award Research Forum Award National University of Singapore Singapore
    2015 Award Best Paper Award IEEE International Symposium on Security and Privacy in Social Networks and Big Data United States
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    Chinese (Mandarin) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2013 - 2018 East China Normal University and NYU Shanghai China PhD - Computer Science
    2009 - 2013 East China Normal University China Bachelor of Science – Pure and Applied Mathematics
  • Research Interests

  • Cybersecurity Fundamentals, Semester 1, 2020
  • Software Engineering Workshop, Semester 1, 2020
  • Engineering Software as Services II, Semester 2, 2019
  • Secure Software Engineering, Semester 2, 2019
  • Position: Lecturer
  • Phone: 0420378228
  • Email: jason.xue@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Ingkarni Wardli, floor 4
  • Org Unit: School of Computer Science

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