Zhan Qin Personal Page

Zhan Qin

PhD Candidate in Computer Science
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo

Office: Room 301, Davis Hall
Email: zhanqin@buffalo.edu

Overview

My research interests include secure computation outsourcing, privacy-preserving data collection, sharing and publication, cybersecurity
of smart grid control and communication system, and cyber-physical security for smart devices with the current focus on exploring
and improving the security and privacy assurance on cloud computing.

Education

State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science. Advised by Professor Kui Ren.

Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, May 2012.

Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China
B.S. in Information Engineering, June 2010.

Publications

Conference Papers

Zhan Qin, Yin David Yang, Ting Yu, Issa Khalil, Xiaokui Xiao, Kui Ren. Heavy Hitter Estimation over Set-Valued Data with Local Differential Privacy. The 23rd ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security (CCS'16), Vienna, Austria, October 25 27, 2016. Acceptance ratio = 137/837 = 16.36%.

Qian Wang, Xiao Lu, Yan Zhang, Zhibo Wang, Zhan Qin, Kui Ren. SecWeb: Privacy-preserving Web Browsing Monitoring with w-Event Differential Privacy. The 12th EAI International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureCom'16), GuangZhou, China, October 10 11, 2016. Acceptance ratio = 29%.

Qian Wang, Yan Zhang, Xiao Lu, Zhibo Wang, Zhan Qin, Kui Ren. RescueDP: Real-time spatio-temporal crowd-sourced data publishing with differential privacy. IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'16), San Francisco, CA, USA, April 10 - 15, 2016. Acceptance ratio = 300/1644 = 18%.

Chenglin Miao, Wenjun Jiang, Lu Su, Yaliang Li, Suxin Guo, Zhan Qin, Houping Xiao, Jing Gao, Kui Ren. Cloud-Enabled Privacy-Preserving Truth Discovery in Crowd Sensing Systems. The 13th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'15), Seoul, South Korea, November 1-4, 2015, pp. 183-196, 13-page. Acceptance ratio = 258/1466 = 17.59%.

Zhan Qin, Jingbo Yan, Kui Ren, Chang Wen Chen, Cong Wang, Xinwen Fu. Privacy-preserving outsourcing of image global feature detection. IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14) Austin, TX, USA, December 8-12, 2014, pp. 710-715, 6-page.

Zhan Qin, Jingbo Yan, Kui Ren, Chang Wen Chen, Cong Wang. Towards Effcient Privacy-preserving Image Feature Extraction in Cloud Computing. The 22nd ACM International Conference on Multimedia (MM'14), Orlando, FL, USA, 2014, November 3-7, pp. 497-506, 10-page. Acceptance ratio = 55/272 = 19.2%.

Journal and Magazine Articles

Zhihua Xia, Xinhui Wang, Liangao Zhang, Zhan Qin, Xingming Sun, Kui Ren. A Privacy-Preserving and Copy-Deterrence Content-Based Image Retrieval Scheme in Cloud Computing. IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS) 11(11): 2594-2608 (2016).

Shengshan Hu, Qian Wang, Jingjun Wang, Zhan Qin, Kui Ren. Securing SIFT: Privacy-Preserving Outsourcing Computation of Feature Extractions Over Encrypted Image Data. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP) 25(7): 3411-3425 (2016).

Zhan Qin, Kui Ren, Ting Yu, Jian Weng. DPcode: Privacy-Preserving Frequent Visual Patterns Publication on Cloud. IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM) 18(5): 929-939 (2016).

Qian Wang, Yan Zhang, Xiao Lu, Zhibo Wang, Zhan Qin, Kui Ren. Real-time and Spatio-temporal Crowd-sourced Social Network Data Publishing with Differential Privacy. IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC) PP(99): 1-1 (2016).

Zhan Qin, Jingbo Yan, Kui Ren, Chang Wen Chen, Cong Wang. SecSIFT: Secure Image SIFT Feature Extraction in Cloud Computing. IEEE Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMM) 12(4): (2016).

Zhan Qin, Jian Weng, Yong Cui, Kui Ren. Privacy-preserving Image Processing in the Cloud. IEEE Cloud Computing Magazine, 2016.

Bingsheng Zhang, Zhan Qin, Si Chen, Muyuan Li, Kui Ren, Cong Wang, Di Ma. PriWhisper: Enabling Keyless Secure Acoustic Communication for Smartphones. IEEE Internet of Things Journal (IoT), 2014.

Conference Posters

Si Chen, Muyuan Li, Zhan Qin, Kui Ren. IndoorCrowd2D: Building Interior View Reconstruction via Mobile Crowdsourcing. The IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS), 2015.

Zhan Qin, Jingbo Yan, Kui Ren. Private image computation: The case of cloud based privacy-preserving SIFT. the IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS), 2014.

Si Chen, Muyuan Li, Zhan Qin, Bingsheng Zhang, Kui Ren. AcousAuth: An acoustic-based
mobile Application for user authentication. the IEEE Conference on Computer Communi-
cations Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS), 2014.