Yaoqing Liu

Assistant Professor of Computer Science Program Coordinator of M.S. in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance program (MSCSIA), Gildart-Haase School of Computer Science and Engineering



  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Networks
  • Firewall and Intrusion Detection System
  • Cryptography
  • Assembly Language
  • Survey of Computing Security


  • Cybersecurity
  • Networked systems (Routing, Algorithms, Measurements)
  • Future Internet Architectures
  • Blockchain Applications


  • BA, Dalian Maritime University
  • MS, University of Memphis
  • PhD, University of Memphis

Academic Profile

Dr. Yaoqing Liu received his Master’s and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Memphis in Computer Science. He is the program coordinator of M.S. in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance program (MSCSIA), and an Assistant Professor in Gildart Haase School of Computer Sciences & Engineering at Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU). His publications appear in highly reputed conference proceedings and journals, such as IEEE INFOCOM, ACM SIGCOMM CCR, and ACM/IEEE ANCS. He has been a TPC member and technical paper reviewer for IEEE conferences, journal magazines, and transactions. He is the inventor of four patents. His research work has been selected as one of the 2018 TechConnect Defense Innovation Awards recognizing the potential positive impact for the warfighter and national security. He received the Best Paper award in the Networks Symposium at the 29th Wireless and Optical Communications Conference (WOCC 2020).