Mingkui Wei

Mingkui Wei
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Assistant Professor, Cyber Security Engineering, College of Engineering and Computing


Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-1861

Campus: Fairfax

Building: Research Hall #340

Mail Stop: 6B1

Personal Websites


Mingkui Wei is an assistant professor in the Cybersecurity Engineering Department. His current research interests focus on network security, especially on the application layer. He takes approaches including mathematical modeling and analysis, simulation and experiment, and machine learning, to identify and address security threats on the Internet.

His research results have been published on top-tier venues including IEEE INFOCOM, Usenix Security, and ACM CCS. He was a faculty in Computer Science at Sam Houston State University prior to joining Mason in 2021.


Ph.D., Computing Engineering, North Carolina State University, 2016

M.S., Information Systems, Southeast University (China), 2008