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Zhang, Kuan

Ph. D.
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 3G1

Email: k52zhang AT uwaterloo DOT ca
Tel: +1(519) 888-4567 Ext 37466


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Brief Biography


Research Interests


Selected Publications

Books

  1. Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Security and Privacy for Mobile Healthcare Networks", Springer Verlag, (ISBN-10: 3319247158, ISBN-13: 978-3319247151), November, 2015.
  2. Zhou Su, Qichao Xu, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Modeling and Optimization for Mobile Social Networks", Springer Verlag, (ISBN-10: 3319479210, ISBN-13: 978-3319479217), November, 2016.

Book Chapters

  1. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Private Profile Matching for Efficient Packet Forwarding in Mobile Social Networks", Handbook on Opportunistic Mobile Social Networks, CRC Press, Taylo & Francis Group, USA, August 2014.

Journal papers

    1. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Jianbing Ni, Kan Yang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Social Network to Enhance Human-to-Human Infection Analysis Without Privacy Leakage", Dependable and Secure Computing, IEEE Trans. on, to appear.
    2. Kuan Zhang, Jianbing Ni, Kan Yang, Xiaohui Liang, Ju Ren, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Security and Privacy for Smart City Applications: Challenges and Solutions", IEEE Communications Magazine, to appear.
    3. Chengzhe Lai, Kuan Zhang, Nan Cheng, Hui Li, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "SIRC: A Secure Incentive Scheme for Reliable Cooperative Downloading in Highway VANETs", Intelligent Transportation Systems, IEEE Trans. on, to appear.
    4. Kan Yang, Kuan Zhang, Xiaohua Jia, Anwar Hasan, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Privacy-Preserving Attribute-Keyword Based Publish-Subscribe Service on Cloud Platforms", Information Sciences (Elsevier), to appear.
    5. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Qiang Ye, Kan Yang, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, “Exploiting Secure Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks”, Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on, to appear.
    6. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Lifetime and Energy Hole Evolution Analysis in Data-Gathering Wireless Sensor Networks", Industrial Informatics, IEEE Transactions on, vol.12, no.2, pp.788-800, March 2016.
    7. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Adaptive and Channel-aware Detection of Selective Forwarding Attacks in Wireless Sensor Networks", Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on, vol.15, no.5, pp.3718 - 3731, February 2016..
    8. Kan Zheng, Zhe Yang, Kuan Zhang, Periklis Chatzimisios, Wei Xiang, and Kan Yang, "Big Data Driven Optimization for Mobile Networks towards 5G", Network Magazine, IEEE, vol.30, no.1, pp.44-51, January 2016.
    9. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "PIF: A Personalized Fine-grained Spam Filtering Scheme with Privacy Preservation in Mobile Social Network", Computational Social Systems, IEEE Transactions on, vol.2, no.3, pp.41-52, Sept. 2015.
    10. Qichao Xu, Zhou Su, Kuan Zhang, Pinyi Ren, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Epidemic Information Dissemination in Mobile Social Networks with Opportunistic Links", Emerging Topics in Computing, IEEE Transactions on, vol.3, no.3, pp.399-409, Sept. 2015.
    11. Kuan Zhang, Kan Yang, Xiaohui Liang, Zhou Su, Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, and Henry H. Luo, "Security and Privacy for Mobile Healthcare Networks — from Quality-of-Protection Perspective", Wireless Communications, IEEE, vol.22, no.4, pp.104-112, August 2015.
    12. Kan Yang, Kuan Zhang, Ju Ren, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Security and Privacy in Mobile Crowdsourcing Networks: Challenges and Opportunities", Communications Magazine, IEEE, vol.53, no.8, pp.75-81, August 2015.
    13. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "SACRM: Social Aware Crowdsourcing with Reputation Management in Mobile Sensing", Computer Communications, Elsevier, vol.65, pp. 55-65, July 2015.
    14. Ning Zhang, Nan Cheng, Amila Gamage, Kuan Zhang, Jon W. Mark, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Cloud Assisted HetNets Toward 5G Wireless Networks", Communications Magazine, IEEE, vol.53, no.6, pp.59-65, June 2015.
    15. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Mobile Crowdsourcing for Pervasive Cloud Services: Challenges and Solutions", Communications Magazine, IEEE, vol.53, no.53, pp. 98-105, March 2015.
    16. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Sybil Attacks and Their Defenses in the Internet of Things", Internet of Things Journal, IEEE, vol.1, no.5, pp.372-383, October, 2014.
    17. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Mrinmoy Barua, Rongxing Lu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "PHDA: A Priority Based Health Data Aggregation with Privacy Preservation for Cloud Assisted WBANs", Information Sciences, Elsevier, vol.284, pp.130-141, November 2014.
    18. Jian Qiao, Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, Jon W. Mark, Bin Cao, Zhiguo Shi, and Kuan Zhang, "CSMA/CA‐based medium access control for indoor millimeter wave networks", Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, June, 2014.
    19. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, and Rongxing Lu, "Exploiting multimedia services in mobile social networks from security and privacy perspectives," Communications Magazine, IEEE, vol.52, no.3, pp.58-65, March 2014.
    20. Chengzhe Lai, Hui Li, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "CPAL: A Conditional Privacy-Preserving Authentication with Access Linkability for Roaming Service," Internet of Things Journal, IEEE, vol.1, no.1, pp.46-57, February 2014.
    21. Xiaohui Liang, Kuan Zhang, Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, and Xiaodong Lin, "Security and privacy in mobile social networks: challenges and solutions," Wireless Communications, IEEE, vol.21, no.1, pp.33-41, February 2014.
    22. Xiaohui Liang, Kuan Zhang, Rongxing Lu, Xiaodong Lin, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "EPS: An Efficient and Privacy-Preserving Service Searching Scheme for Smart Community," Sensors Journal, IEEE, vol.13, no.10, pp.3702-3710, October 2013.
    23. Xiaohui Liang, Xu Li, Kuan Zhang, Rongxing Lu, Xiaodong Lin, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Fully Anonymous Profile Matching in Mobile Social Networks," Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Journal on, vol.31, no.9, pp.641-655, September 2013.
    24. Mi Wen, Rongxing Lu, Kuan Zhang, Jingsheng Lei, Xiaohui Liang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "PaRQ: A Privacy-Preserving Range Query Scheme Over Encrypted Metering Data for Smart Grid," Emerging Topics in Computing, IEEE Transactions on, vol.1, no.1, pp.178-191, June 2013.
    25. Mi Wen, Kuan Zhang, Jinsheng Lei, Xiaohui Liang, Ruilong Deng, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "CIT: A credit-based incentive tariff scheme with fraud-traceability for smart grid", Security and Communication Networks, 2013.

Conference papers

  1. Jianbing Ni, Kuan Zhang, Xiaodong Lin, Qi Xia, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Privacy-Preserving Mobile Crowdsensing for Located-Based Applications", in Proc. of IEEE ICC, Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017.
  2. Qihao Li, Kuan Zhang, Michae Cheffena, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "A Measurement-based Boundary Estimation Approach for Localization in Industrial WSNs", in Proc. of IEEE ICC, Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017.
  3. Jianbing Ni, Xiaodong Lin, Kuan Zhang, and Yong Yu, “Secure and Deduplicated Spatial Crowdsourcing: A Fog-Based Approach”, in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, Washington D.C., USA, Dec. 4-8, 2016.
  4. Jianbing Ni, Kuan Zhang, Xiaodong Lin, Yong Yu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Cloud-Based Privacy-Preserving Parking Navigation through Vehicular Communications", in Proc. of SecureComm, Guangzhou, China, Oct. 10-12, 2016. (Best Paper Award).
  5. Jianbing Ni, Xiaodong Lin, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, “Privacy-Preserving Real-Time Navigation System Using Vehicular Crowdsourcing”, in Proc. of VTC-Fall, Montreal, Canada, Sept. 18-21, 2016.
  6. Qihao Li, Kuan Zhang, Michael Cheffena, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, “Exploiting Dispersive Power Gain and Delay Spread for Sybil Detection in Industrial WSNs”, in Proc. of IEEE ICCC, Chengdu, China, July 27-29, 2016.
  7. Jianbing Ni, Xiaodong Lin, Kuan Zhang, Yong Yu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, “Secure Outsourced Data Transfer with Integrity Verification in Cloud Storage”, in Proc. of IEEE ICCC, Chengdu, China, July 27-29, 2016.
  8. Jianbing Ni, Xiaodong Lin, Kuan Zhang, Yong Yu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, “Device-Invisible Two-Factor Authenticated Key Agreement for BYOD”, in Proc. of IEEE ICCC, Chengdu, China, July 27-29, 2016.
  9. Jianbing Ni, Kuan Zhang, Xiaodong Lin, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "EDAT: Efficient Data Aggregation without TTP for Privacy-Assured Smart Metering", in Proc. of IEEE ICC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 23-27, 2016.
  10. Jianbing Ni, Kuan Zhang, Xiaodong Lin, Haomiao Yang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "AMA: Anonymous Mutual Authentication with Traceability in Carpooling Systems", in Proc. of IEEE ICC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 23-27, 2016.
  11. Zhou Su, Qichao Xu, Kuan Zhang, Kan Yang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation in Mobile Social Networks with Multiple Homing Access", in Proc. of IEEE WCSP, Nanjing, China, Oct. 15 - 17, 2015.
  12. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, Kan Yang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Mobile Social Behaviors for Sybil Detection", in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, pp.271-279, Hong Kong, China, April 26 - May 1, 2015. (acceptance rate is 19%).
  13. Miao He, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "PMQC: A Privacy-Preserving Multi-Quality Charging Scheme in V2G Network", in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, pp.675-680, Austin, TX, USA, Dec.8 - Dec. 12, 2014.
  14. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Channel-Aware Reputation System Against Selective Forwarding Attacks in WSNs", in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, pp.330-335, Austin, TX, USA, Dec.8 - Dec. 12, 2014.
  15. Kuan Zhang, Rongxing Lu, Xiaohui Liang, Jian Qiao, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "PARK: A privacy-preserving aggregation scheme with adaptive key management for smart grid," in Proc. of IEEE ICCC, pp.236-241, Xi'an, China, Aug. 2013.
  16. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "SAFE: A social based updatable filtering protocol with privacy-preserving in mobile social networks," in Proc. of IEEE ICC, pp.6045-6049, Budapest, Hungary, June 2013.
  17. Yingbin Liu, Zhiguo Shi, Kuan Zhang, Yunmei Zheng, Rongxing Lu, and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "A novel low-power mixed-mode implementation of weight update in particle PHD filters," in Proc. of IEEE WCNC, pp.4647-4652, Shanghai, China, April 2013, (Best Paper Award).
  18. Kuan Zhang, Xiaohui Liang, Rongxing Lu, Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, and Hai Zhao, "VSLP: Voronoi-socialspot-aided Packet Forwarding Protocol with Receiver Location Privacy in MSNs," in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, pp.348-353, Anaheim, CA, USA, Dec. 2012.
  19. Xuyang Ding, Hai Zhao, Jian Zhu, Kuan Zhang, and Dazhou Li, "A Novel Localization Algorithm Based on RSSI for Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proc. of WiCOM, pp.1-4, Sept. 2011.
  20. Shuping Chen, Kuan Zhang, Wei Zhang, Zhiyuan Shi, Chun Liu, Jinhu Chen, and Tianqi Liu, "Design of multi-motor synchronous control system," in Proc. of CCC, pp.3367-3371, July 2010.

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