Zechun Cao

Zechun Cao

Assistant Professor
College Of Business
Department of Computing and Cyber Security
Science and Technology Building, Room 211N

210-784-2365   |zcao@tamusa.edu

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Dr. Cao received his master's and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of Houston. His research lies at the intersection of cybersecurity, privacy, and artificial intelligence (AI). His doctoral thesis centers around developing network and host intrusion detection methods leveraged by intelligent user behaviors recognition. He also collaborates with economists and city planners on devising AI algorithms that result in long-lasting real-world impact. More recently, he has been passionate about designing algorithms and tools to keep users' private confidential data secure in an AI-driven world. Dr. Cao's work has been published in prestigious journals and conferences. He is a member of ACM and IEEE and has served as a TPC member and reviewer for various journals and international conferences.

Courses Teaching

Subject Number Section Description Term Syllabus
CSCI 4391 1 Senior Project Spring 2022 Syllabi
CSCI 2322 1 Discrete Structures for Comput Spring 2022 Syllabi
CSCI 1437 60L Programming Fundamentals II La Spring 2022 Syllabi
CSCI 1437 601 Programming Fundamentals II Spring 2022 Syllabi