Mingkui Wei

GMU assistant professor Mingkui Wei profile
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Assistant Professor, Department of Cyber Security Engineering

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-1861
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Research Hall, Room 340
Mail Stop: 6B1
Email: mwei2@gmu.edu

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Mingkui Wei is an assistant professor in the Department of Cyber Security Engineering. 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 in 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.


  • PhD, Computing Engineering, North Carolina State University, 2016
  • MS, Information Systems, Southeast University (China), 2008