Ruoyu Wang

Ruoyu Wang is an Assistant Professor in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering at Arizona State University. His research focuses on system security, especially on automated binary program analysis and reverse engineering of software. He is the co-founder and a core developer of the binary analysis platform, angr. He is a core member of the CTF team Shellphish. Sometimes he plays with Pwndevils, too. He is also a co-director of the Laboratory of Security Engineering For Future Computing (SEFCOM) along with Dr. Gail-Joon Ahn, Dr. Adam Doupé, Dr. Yan Shoshitaishvili, and Dr. Tiffany Bao. Prior to joining ASU, he received his PhD from the Department of Computer Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he worked in the SecLab of UCSB, and was advised by two great professors, Dr. Giovanni Vigna and Dr. Christopher Kruegel. He received his Bachelors degree in Computer Software at Tsinghua University in 2013. He was a core member of the CGC team Shellphish CGC, with whom I won the third place and a lot of cash in the Final Event of the DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge in 2016.