Hui Song

Assistant Professor
Computer Science Department
Frostburg State University
Frostburg, MD 21532

Office: Lowndes Hall 204
Phone: (301) 687-4037
Email: click here


Ph.D., Computer Science, The Pennsylvania State University, 2007
M.E., Computer Science, Tsinghua University, China


  • Interests: Networking and Security, Wireless Ad-hoc/Sensor Networks, Vehicular Networks, and System Implementation.
  • Selected research projects:

Selected Publications [link to the full list]

  • "A Sensor-network-based Vehicle Anti-Theft System"
    Hui Song, Sencun Zhu, and Guohong Cao
    IEEE INFOCOM 2008 mini-conference, 2008. [media coverage at NSF News and New scientist]
  • "Least Privilege and Privilege Deprivation:
    Towards Tolerating Mobile Sink Compromises in Wireless Sensor Networks"
    Hui Song, Sencun Zhu, Wensheng Zhang and Guohong Cao
    ACM Transactions On Sensor Networks (TOSN), Vol. 4, Iss. 4, November 2008.
  • "Attack-Resilient Time Synchronization for Wireless Sensor Networks"
    Hui Song, Sencun Zhu and Guohong Cao
    Ad Hoc Networks, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 112-125, 2007.
  • "Mobile Multi-Layered IPsec"
    Heesook Choi, Hui Song, Guohong Cao and Thomas F. La Porta
    ACM/Kluwer Wireless Networks (WINET), 2007. Accepted for publication.
  • "Cache-Miss-Initiated Prefetch in Mobile Environments"
    Hui Song and Guohong Cao
    Journal of Computer Communications, Vol. 28, pp. 741-753, 2005.
  • [Link to the full list]

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Best Student Paper Award, Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS), 2008.
  • Who's Who in America, 2008 (selected)
  • Sigma Xi, Honor Society for Scientific Research, 2008
  • Annual Research Assistant Award, CSE Department, Penn State, 2005.
  • IEEE MASS Student Travel Award, 2005.

Professional Services