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Updated on 5 Jan. 2023

I am currently a second-year Ph.D. student at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, supervised by Prof. Shuai Wang. Before joining HKUST, I received my B.S. degree from Nanjing University, Nanjing, China in 2021.

My research currently focuses on the application of Causality Analysis, and my research interests include Software Engineering and Security.


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Sept 2021 - Now
  • B.S. in Computer Science and Technology (FinTech), Nanjing University.
    Sept 2017 - June 2021


Academic Services

Artifact Evaluation Committee:

  • 2022: ISSTA

External Reviewer:

  • 2022: ASE, AsiaCCS
  • 2023: ISSTA, USENIX Security, FSE


  • Teaching Assistant, COMP2011 - Programming with C++, HKUST, 2022 Fall.
  • Teaching Assistant, COMP3633 - Competitive Programming in Cybersecurity II, HKUST, 2023 Spring.