shuai Shuai Wang

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Office: Room 3512 (via lifts 25, 26)

E-mail: shuaiw at

Shuai Wang is an Assistant Professor at CSE, HKUST since 2019. Prior to that, he was a Postdoctoral Scholar in the AST lab at ETH Zurich. He received his Ph.D. from Penn State University, and B.S. from Peking University.

I belong to both the Cybersecurity group and the Software Engineering and Programming Languages group at HKUST.

My research focuses on Computer Security and Software Engineering.

Please consider submitting your work regarding AI + Software Testing/Program Analysis to AISTA 2021!


Current Team Members

Ph.D. Students

  • Zhibo Liu (2019 Fall)
  • Huaijin Wang (2019 Fall)
  • Pingchuan Ma (2020 Fall)
  • Yuanyuan Yuan (2020 Fall)

MPhil Students

  • Wei Chen (2019 Fall)
  • Lung Kun Hung (2019 Fall)
  • Wong Wai Kin (2019 Fall)
  • Qi Pang (2020 Fall)

Former Students

  • Yujie Wang (UG @ CSE HKUST). 2020-2021 Thesis: Privacy-Preserving Security Analysis. Ph.D. student @ Washington University in St. Louis.
  • Xirui Nie (UG @ Fudan University). 2020 Summer intern on compiler & OS security projects.
  • Reiff Loris (UG @ ETH Zurich, co-advised with Prof. Zhendong Su). Thesis: Context-Aware Obfuscation: A Step Towards Defeating Adversary Symbolic Analysis. Continued Masters study @ ETH Zurich.
  • Nguyen Andy (UG @ ETH Zurich, co-advised with Prof. Zhendong Su). Thesis: Detecting Vulnerabilities in Real-World Software with Fuzz Testing. Information Security Engineer @ Google.