Dr. Yang Guo is a senior computer scientist in the Computer Security Division at Information Technology Lab (ITL), NIST. Prior to his current position, Dr. Guo was a Member of Technical Staff at Bell Labs, Holmdel, New Jersey from 2010 to 2015, and a Principal Scientist at Technicolor (formerly Thomson) Corporate Research at Princeton, NJ. He obtained his Ph.D. from University of Massachusetts at Amherst in year 2000.
His research interests span broadly over the distributed systems and networking, with a focus on cybersecurity, software defined networking (SDN), and AI/ML. He has published over 80 peer-reviewed papers in renowned technical journals and conferences and holds 18 US patents. See his publications at Google scholar and patents here.
Software Defined Networking: measurement and security
AI/ML: applications to cybersecurity, system design and optimization
High-Performance Computing Security Working Group: risk management and security guidance
Zili Zha, An Wang, Yang Guo, Qun Li, Kun Sun and Songqing Chen, "EZPath: Expediting Container Network Traffic via Programmable Switches in Data Centers," in IFIP Networking Conference 2022.
Zheng Wang and Yang Guo, "Neural Networks Based Domain Name Generation," Journal of Information Security and Applications, Elsevier, Volume 61, 2021.
A. Wang, Y. Guo, F. Hao, T. Lakshman, S. Chen, "UMON: Flexible and Fine Grained Traffic Monitoring in Open vSwitch", ACM CoNEXT, 2015.
Yang Guo, Alexander L. Stolyar, Anwar Walid, “Shadow-Routing Based Dynamic Algorithms for Virtual Machine Placement in a Networked Cloud", IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 2015 (conference version appeared in INFOCOM 2013).
Vijay Kumar Adhikari, Yang Guo, Fang, Hao, Volker Hilt, Zhi-Li Zhang, Matteo Varvello, Moritz Steiner, “Measurement Study of Netflix, Hulu, and a Tale of Three CDNs", IEEE/ACM Transaction on Networking (ToN), 2015, (Corresponding Author, conference version appeared in INFOCOM 2012).
An Wang, Yang Guo, Fang Hao, T.V. Lakshman, Songqing Chen, "Scotch: Scaling up SDN Control-Plane using vSwitch Based Overlay", ACM CoNEXT, Sydney, Australia, December, 2014.
Xiwang Yang, Yang Guo, Yong Liu, "Bayesian-inference Based Recommendation in Online Social Networks", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volumn 24, Number 4, Page 642-651, 2013.
Yang Guo, Chao Liang, Yong Liu, "Hierarchically Clustered P2P Video Streaming: Design, implementation, and evaluation", Computer Networks, Journal, Elsevier, 56(15): 3432-3445 (2012).
Sha Hua, Yang Guo, Yong Liu, Hang Liu, Shivendra S. Panwar, “Scalable Video Multicast in Hybrid 3G/Ad-hoc Networks”, IEEE Transaction on Multimedia, Vol. 13, No. 2, April 2011.