Focusing on “Research of Network and Security - Patent Technology Accumulation – Standard Setting - Industrialization of Technological Production”, the institute carries out applied foundational research and team building regarding “taking the cutting-edge industry demand as the beginning and taking the value realization of achievements as the end”. Based on network application, network security, information security, and intelligent computing, the research areas of the institute are: network applications such as cloud computing, the internet of vehicles, software defined network, and network virtualization; defense and detection of network security and its protocol design; cryptographic application research such as lattice cryptography, attribute-based encryption, and function encryption; and intelligent computing and its applications on network optimization and robot application.
Jianyong Chen Director
Professor of Shenzhen University, Dr. Jianyong Chen, is the Recipient of the New Century Excellent Talent award by the Ministry of Education and the Guangdong “Qian-Bai-Shi” Talent award. He received his PhD degree from the City University of Hong Kong in 2003. Dr. Chen was the Research Director of ZTE Corporation from 2003 to 2006 and the leader of several domestic and international organizations for standardization, nominated and sponsored by ZTE Corporation. He was the Vice President of ITU-T SG17 and the President of WP3 SG17 through 2004 to 2012. He was also the Team Leader of CCSA TC-WG1. His primary research interests are in the area of network security, intelligent computing, and communication standards. Based on intelligent computing, his research focuses on differentiated security theory and application technology. Besides, he led the drafting of three international standards and several standards for the national telecommunication industry.
The institute now has 8 brilliant researchers, including 3 professors, 2 associate professors, and 3 lecturers. Outstanding members in the center include 1 Distinguished Professor, 1 Thousand-Talents-Plan Scholar (awarded by the Organization Department of the Central Committee of the CPC), 1 New Century Excellent Talent (awarded by the Ministry of Education), 3 SZU Excellent Young Teachers, and 1 Guangdong “Qian-Bai-Shi” Talent. The institute also has more than 30 diligent graduate students.