Weiqing Sun



  • Dr. Weiqing Sun is a professor at Computer Science and Engineering Technology Program, and program director of Master's Programs in Cyber Security, College of Engineering at The University of Toledo. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from Computer Science Department at Stony Brook University (SUNY at Stony Brook) in 2008. He holds B.E and M.E. in Computer Science and Engineering from Tongji University, Shanghai, China. Dr. Sun has been working in the area of computer and network security for more than 20 years. His expertise covers a wide range of topics such as malware defense and detection, security policy development, security testbed development, intrusion detection, and security issues with software-defined networking, unmanned aerial vehicles, cloud computing, healthcare information system, transportation information system, and smart grids. He has advised over 40 Masters and Ph.D. students resulting in more than 60 peer-reviewed articles published in reputed journals and international conferences. His research has been supported by Department of Energy, Ohio Department of Transportation and the University of Toledo. He has led the efforts to establish the Master’s Programs in Cyber Security at UT College of Engineering and serves as its founding Director. He also serves as the Cyber Security Faculty Fellow for UT DTAS (Division of Technology and Advanced Solutions).

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