Research Assistant Professor

Tsinghua University


Fan DANG (党凡) is currently a research assistant professor (助理研究员) at Global Innovation Exchange (GIX). He was previously a postdoctoral research fellow at School of Software, Tsinghua University, in collaboration with Prof. Yunhao Liu. He received his B.E. and Ph.D. degrees from Tsinghua University in 2013 and 2018.

He is a fan of open source and proudly a member of TUNA.


  • IoT Security
  • AIoT
  • Edge Computing


  • Ph.D. in Software Engineering, 2018

    Tsinghua University

  • B.E. in Computer Software, 2013

    Tsinghua University

Recent News

  • Dec. 4, 2021 Our new paper was accepted by IEEE INFOCOM 2022.

  • Nov. 6, 2021 Fan DANG submitted an RFC draft about using SM2 in WebAuthn.

  • Oct. 13, 2021 Fan DANG gave a talk on TSN (time sensitive networking) at Yuzhou Big Data Lab.

  • Sep. 25, 2021 Our new paper was accepted by IEEE ICPADS 2021.

  • Aug. 9, 2021 Fan DANG gave a talk on IoT security at TBSI.

  • July 30, 2021 Fan DANG served as the distinguished panelist in ACM TURC SIGMOBILE China symposium 2021.

  • Jun., 2021 Our new paper was accepted by ACM MobiCom 2021.

  • Jun. 8, 2021 Our new paper was accepted by Digital Signal Processing.

Recent Publications

LSync: A Universal Event-synchronizing Solution for Live Streaming

The widespread of smart devices and the development of mobile networks bring the growing popularity of live streaming services …

xRSA: Construct Larger Bits RSA on Low-Cost Devices

As the most widely applied public-key cryptographic algorithm, RSA is now integrated into many low-cost devices such as IoT devices. …

Long-Range Ambient LoRa Backscatter with Parallel Decoding

LoRa backscatter is a promising technology to achieve low-power and long-distance communication for connecting millions of devices in …

A Survey on Edge Computing for Wearable Technology

Smart wearable devices have become more and more popular in our daily life due to their unique power of “wearing-while-using.” However, …

Patronus: Preventing Unauthorized Speech Recordings with Support for Selective Unscrambling

In this work, we present Patronus, a system that can both prevent unauthorized devices from making secret recordings while allowing …



Assistant Professor

Tsinghua University

Jan 2022 – Present Beijing, China

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Tsinghua University

Dec 2018 – Dec 2021 Beijing, China


Fayfans Technology

Nov 2015 – Nov 2018 Beijing, China

Bachelor & Ph.D.

Tsinghua University

Aug 2009 – Oct 2018 Beijing, China


  • Reviewer for Sensors Journal

  • Publication Co-Chair of ACM TURC 2020, 2021

  • Mentor of Open Source Promotion Plan 2020, 2021

  • 2020 Session Chair of IEEE INFOCOM 2020

  • 2020 TPC Member of IEEE INFOCOM 2020

Honors & Awards

  • 2019 ACM SIGCOMM China Doctoral Dissertation Award

  • 2014 Museum of Science and Technology Development Award, China Science and Technology Museum

  • 2013-2014 Vice President, Student Association of Science and Technology, Tsinghua University

  • 2013 Champion, Solve For Tomorrow 2013, China

  • 2010-2012 First Class Scholarship for Overall Excellence, Tsinghua University