Zhaowei is a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor at UC Riverside, CSE Department. Before joining UCR, he was a PostDoctoral Scholar at UCLA, working with Prof. Songwu Lu.
He received his Ph.D. degree from the same research group in 2022.
Prior to UCLA, he got his BS degree (with honor) in CS from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), under supervision of Prof. Xinbing Wang and Prof. Xiaofeng Gao.
Zhaowei is broadly interested in system security and resilience, especially for IoT systems that run on 5G and next-generation wireless networks.
CellDAM: User-Space, Rootless Detection and Mitigation for 5G Data PlaneZhaowei Tan, Jinghao Zhao, Boyan Ding, Songwu Lu
SEED: A SIM-Based Solution to 5G FailuresJinghao Zhao, Zhaowei Tan, Yifei Xu, Zhehui Zhang, Songwu Lu
Device-Based LTE Latency Reduction at the Application LayerZhaowei Tan, Jinghao Zhao, Yuanjie Li, Yifei Xu, Songwu Lu
Data-Plane Signaling in Cellular IoT: Attacks and DefenseZhaowei Tan, Boyan Ding, Jinghao Zhao, Yunqi Guo, Songwu Lu
Supporting Mobile VR in LTE Networks: How Close Are We?Zhaowei Tan, Yuanjie Li, Qianru Li, Zhehui Zhang, Zhehan Li, Songwu Lu