Dr. Bo Luo

Associate Professor of EE & CS - University of Kansas


Bo Luo is currently an associate professor with EECS department at the University of Kansas. He is the director of the Information Assurance Laboratory (IAL) at KU’s Information and Telecommunication Technology Center (ITTC). He received Ph.D. degree from The Pennsylvania State University in 2008, an M.Phil degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2003, and a B.E. from University of Sciences and Technology of China in 2001. His recent works mostly lie in the intersection of data science and privacy and security. He has worked on extracting valuable knowledge, such as user attributes and preferences, from social media; predicting user behaviors in large-scale social networks; automatically assessing the credibility of social media content; protecting user privacy in social networks; etc. Dr.

Luo has published 50+ refereed papers, including ones in top conferences and journals such as IEEE Oakland, ACM CCS, ACM Multimedia Conference, IEEE TKDE, IEEE TIFS, VLDBJ, etc. He is also a co-founder of CANSec: Central Area Networking and Security Workshop (formerly KanSec: The Greater Kansas Area Security Workshop).


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