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Northwest Missouri State University


Dr. Zhengrui 'Jerry' Qin

Dr. Zhengrui 'Jerry' Qin

Email

Office

1806 Colden Hall

Phone

660.562.1932
660.562.1963 (fax)

Joined Northwest in 2016

Assistant Professor


Education

  • Ph.D. Computer Science; The College of William and Mary, USA
  • M.S. Physics; Dartmouth College, USA
  • M.S Space Physics; Beijing University, China
  • B.S. Geophysics; Beijing University, China

Courses Taught

  • IT Management (Summer 2017)
  • Graduate Direct Project II (Spring 2017)
  • Network Security (Spring 2017)
  • Database Systems (Fall 2016)
  • Web Application and Services (Fall 2016)
  • Graduate Direct Project I (Fall 2016)

Academic Interests

  • Security and Privacy
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Mobile Computing

Scholarly Activity

Selected Publications (Full List)

  • Cheng Li, Zhengrui Qin, Ed Novak, and Qun Li, "Defending against Man-in-the-Middle Attacks in Fog Networks for IoT Applications", IEEE Internet of Things, 2017.
  • Shanhe Yi, Zhengrui Qin, Nancy Carter, and Qun Li,  "WearLock: Unlocking Your Phone via Acoustics using Smartwatch'',  The 37th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems} (ICDCS), Atlanta, GA, Jun 6-8, 2017.
  • Zhengrui Qin, Yutao Tang, Ed Novak, and Qun Li, "MobiPlay: A Remote Execution Based Record-and-Replay Tool for Mobile Applications", to appear at the 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Austin, Texas, May 14-22, 2016.
  • Shanhe Yi, Zhengrui Qin, Ed Novak, Yafeng Yin, and Qun Li, "GlassGesture: Exploring Head Gesture Interface of Smart Glasses'', The 35th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), San Francisco, CA, April 10-15, 2016.
  • Zhengrui Qin, Shanhe Yi, Qun Li, and Dmitry Zamkov, "Preserving Secondary Users’ Privacy in Cognitive Radio Networks", The 33rd IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Toronto, Canada, April 27- May 2, 2014.
  • Zhengrui Qin, Qun Li, and Mooi-Choo Chuah, "Defending Against Unidentifiable Attacks in Electric Power Grids", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), 24(10), pages 1961-1971, Oct. 2013.
  • Zhengrui Qin, Qun Li, and George Hsieh, "Defending Against Cooperative Attacks in Cooperative Spectrum Sensing", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), 12(6), pages 2680- 2687, Jun. 2013.
  • Zhengrui Qin, Qun Li, and Mooi-Choo Chuah, "Unidentifiable Attacks in Electric Power Systems", The 3rd ACM/IEEE International Conference on Cyber-Physical System (ICCPS), Beijing, China, April 17-19, 2012.
  • Fengyuan Xu, Zhengrui Qin, Chiu C. Tan, Baosheng Wang, and Qun Li, "IMDGuard: Securing Implantable Medical Devices with the External Wearable Guardian'', The 30th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Shanghai, China, April 10-15, 2011.

Selected Presentations

  • Preserving Secondary Users’ Privacy in Cognitive Radio Networks, The 33rd IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Toronto, Canada, April, 2014.
  • Unidentifiable Attacks in Electric Power Systems, The ACM/IEEE 3rd International Conference on Cyber-Physical System, Beijing, China, April, 2012. 

Professional Activities

  • Program Committee Member: FiCloud’15, ICPADS’16, ICDIP’17.
  • Session Chair: ICDCS’17.
  • Conference/Workshop Reviewer: ICC’11, IEEE FRID’11, CPNS’11, IEEE GLOBECOM’11, MilCom’11, IFIP/TC6 Networking’12, WASA’12, IEEE MASS’12, IEEE CNS’14, EEE CNS’15, GLOBECOM’15. 
  • Journal Reviewer: IJCN, IJDSN, TPDS, TWC, Wireless Spectrum Journal, Information, Symmetry, JCS, IEEE Access, KSII Transaction, IEEE TIFS, IJCS.