I am a fifth year Ph.D student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University. My current research mainly focuses on software-defined networking and system security. I am working in the SUCCESS (Secure Communication and Computer Systems) Lab, and my advisor is Dr. Guofei Gu.
Sep 2012 - Present : Ph.D Student (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, U.S.A.)
Sep 2008 - July 2012 : B.S (Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China)
Software-Defined Networking, System Security
 Haopei Wang, Abhinav Srivastava, Lei Xu, Sungmin Hong, Guofei Gu. "Bring Your Own Controller: Enabling Tenant-defined SDN Apps in IaaS Clouds." In Proc. of 2017 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM'17), Atlanta, GA, May 2017.
 Haopei Wang, Lei Xu, Guofei Gu. "FloodGuard: A DoS Attack Prevention Extension in Software-Defined Networks." In Proc. of the 45th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN'15), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 2015.
 Sungmin Hong*, Lei Xu*, Haopei Wang, Guofei Gu. "Poisoning Network Visibility in Software-Defined Networks: New Attacks and Countermeasures." In Proc. of 22nd Annual Network & Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS'15), San Diego, CA, USA. February 2015. (*co-first author)
 Seungwon Shin, Haopei Wang, Guofei Gu. "A First Step Towards Network Security Virtualization: From Concept To Prototype." In IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, 2015.
 Yong Wang, Zhaoyan Xu, Jialong Zhang, Lei Xu, Haopei Wang and Guofei Gu. "SRID: State Relation based Intrustion Detection for False Data Injection Attacks in SCADA." In Proceedings of the 19th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS'14), Wroclaw, Poland, 2014.
 Haopei Wang, Lei Xu, Guofei Gu. "OF-Guard: A DoS Attack Prevention Extension in Software-Defined Networks." Poster at Usenix Open Networking Summit (ONS'15), 2014.
June 2014 - Aug 2014: AT&T Research, New Jersey, USA (Summer Intern)
May 2016 - Aug 2016: Palo Alto Networks, Santa Clara, CA, USA (Summer Intern)
Selected Awards & Honors
2015 DSN Student Travel Grant, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 2015
Teaching assistant, worked with Dr.Guofei Gu, in CSCE 465 Advanced Networking and Security (Jan, 2014 -May, 2014)
Teaching assistant, worked with Dr.Guofei Gu, in CSCE 665 Advanced Networking and Security (Sep, 2014 -Dec, 2014)
Teaching assistant, worked with Dr.Teresa Leyk, in CSCE 221 Data Structures and Algorithms (Jan, 2015 -May, 2015)
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