Xinyuan Wang

Titles and Organizations

Associate Professor, Computer Science, Volgenau

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-1579
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 3217
Mail Stop: 1G5

Personal Websites


Xinyuan “Frank” Wang’s research interests are around computer network and system security, including malware analysis and defense, attack attribution, privacy and anonymity, VoIP security, steganography, digital forensics. He contributes to instructional and research excellence in the Volgenau School of Engineering Computer Science department.


2014 - 2016 : Cyber Attack Signature Analysis. Funded by Central Intelligence Agency.

2009 - 2014 : CAREER: Malware Immunization and Forensics based on Another Sense of Self. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2007 - 2010 : Potentials and Implications of Timing Based Network Covert Channel. Funded by National Science Foundation.

Research Interests

Computer and Network Security