Wireless Innovation and Cybersecurity Lab (WICL)

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Aerial View of the George Mason Fairfax Campus


Ph.D. Openings

I am looking for highly self-motivated students at Ph.D. level. A successful candidate is expected to conduct research on one or multiple subjects in following areas including: 5G wireless security, security and privacy of cyber-physical systems/IoT, spectrum sharing system security, and machine learning applications in wireless networking and security. A preferred candidate is expected to meet the following criteria:

  • Earned MS degree in EE, CS, or a relevant area. However, outstanding students with Bachelor degree will also be considered.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills in English.
  • A solid background in any of the following subjects is a plus: cybersecurity, 5G wireless networking/communication, machine learning, networked control system, software defined radio, and system implementation.
If you are interested in working in our group, please send your CV, PS, transcripts, and representative publications (if applicable) to Dr. Kai Zeng in one email at kzeng2 AT gmu DOT edu.


Visiting Scholar/Student Opportunity

Scholars or students interested in research on wireless security, CPS/IoT security, and machine learning are welcome to contact me for visiting or exchanging opportunities contingent upon position availability.