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Yan Chen
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Yan Chen

About Me


I won the DOE Early CAREER Award in 2005, the DOD (Air Force of Scientific Research) Young Investigator Award in 2007, and the Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Awards in 2004 and 2005 with my colleagues. My research is also sponsored by NSF and Motorola. Based on Google Scholar, my papers have been cited for over 3,000 times, and the h-index of my publications is 18 as of March 2010.

security, networking, and distributed systems

My research interests are in computer networking and large-scale distributed systems, network security, measurement, and diagnosis, as well as overlay and wireless networks. I lead the Northwestern LIST (Lab for Internet and Security Technology) and I am affiliated with the Center for Ultra-scale Computing and Information Security (CUCIS) at Northwestern.

Academic Faculty
CS - Computer Science
CE - Computer Engineering


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