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Weizhi Meng is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Kongens Lyngby, Denmark. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the City University of Hong Kong (CityU), Hong Kong. He was known as Yuxin Meng and prior to joining DTU, he worked as a research scientist at Institute for Infocomm Research, A * STAR, Singapore, and as a senior research associate in the CS department of CityU.


He won the Outstanding Academic Performance Award during his doctoral study, and is a recipient of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) Outstanding Paper Award for Young Engineers / Researchers in both 2014 and 2017. He also received the Best Paper Award from ISPEC 2018 and the Best Student Paper Award from NSS 2016 & Inscrypt 2019 & ACISP 2020. Other awards include the IEEE Outstanding Leadership Award for IEEE Blockchain 2018 and IEEE ATC 2019, the Publons Top Peer Review Award in 2018, and many outstanding reviewer awards for Elsevier journals. His primary research interests are cyber security and intelligent technology in security including intrusion detection, smartphone security, biometric authentication, HCI security, cloud security, trust management, malware detection, blockchain in security, cyber-physical security and IoT security. He also shows a strong interest in applied cryptography. He is a senior member of both IEEE and ACM.


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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


  • User defined:
  • Cyber Security
  • Malware and Vulnerability Analysis
  • Trust Management
  • Graphical Password
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Biometric Authentication and Security
  • Smartphone Security
  • Blockchain in Security


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