Researcher

Dr Nan Sun

Biography

Dr Nan Sun received her PhD degree in Information Technology from Deakin University. She is currently a lecturer with the School of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of New South Wales, Canberra. Before joining UNSW, she was a Research Fellow in the Centre for Cyber Security Research and Innovation (CSRI) at Deakin University and worked on the project - Development of Australian Cyber Criteria Assessment (DACCA). Her...view more

Dr Nan Sun received her PhD degree in Information Technology from Deakin University. She is currently a lecturer with the School of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of New South Wales, Canberra. Before joining UNSW, she was a Research Fellow in the Centre for Cyber Security Research and Innovation (CSRI) at Deakin University and worked on the project - Development of Australian Cyber Criteria Assessment (DACCA). Her research focuses on cyber security, including data-driven cybersecurity incidents prediction, visualization and discovery through data analytics and machine learning techniques. Dr Sun is conducting interdisciplinary research between cybersecurity and artificial intelligence (AI), applying AI for cybersecurity. She is also passionate about designing systems to help with users’ cybersecurity awareness education and cyber information retrieval.

* Scholarships of $35,000 (AUD) are available for PhD students who achieved UNSW High Distinction (H1) or equivalent in their undergraduate program and/or have completed a Masters by Research. If you are interested, contact me at nan.sun@adfa.edu.au.

 

 


My Grants

Defence against Fake Cyber Threat Intelligence through Deep Learning: 2022-2023, UNSW AI Seed Funding; Leading Chief Investigator; Grant: AU$30,000;


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

  • Security and Privacy in AI
  • Social Network Security
  • Cyber Resilience
  • NLP for Security 

 


My Teaching

ZEIT 8030, Big Data and Decision Analytics for Security, 2022, S2

ZEIT 3010, IT Project 2, 2022, S2

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Location

Building 26, Room 117

Contact

+61 2 5114 5329

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