Dr Zhigang Lu is a Lecturer with the Discipline of Information Technology, James Cook University.

Prior to that, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Macquarie University Cyber Security Hub, Macquarie University. He also worked as a Data Scientist in the industry for three months in early 2022. He obtained his PhD and MPhil degrees from the University of Adelaide and a BEng degree from Xidian University, all in computer science.

He was one of the two recipients of the University Master by Research Medal in 2015. He won a First Award in the National Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modelling (Shaanxi Division) in 2009 and a Third Award in the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC Intramural Competition) in 2008.

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  • CP1402: Internet Fundamentals (Level 1; TSV)
  • CP2403: Information Processing and Visualisation (Level 2; CNS & TSV)
  • CP2404: Database Modelling (Level 2; TSV)
  • CP2414: Network Security (Level 2; TSV)
  • CP2501: Cloud Computing (Level 2; TSV)
  • CP3413: Information Processing and Visualisation (Level 3; CNS & TSV)
  • CP3511: Cloud Computing (Level 3; TSV)
  • CP5806: Data Information: Management, Security, Privacy and Ethics (Level 5; ONL)
  • privacy preservation
  • machine learning
  • 2020 to 2023 - Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Macquarie University
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Socio-Economic Objectives
  • 2016 - University Master by Research Medal

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  • Defending against Cyber-attacks targeting AI-enabled Applications in Industry 4.0 (PhD , Secondary Advisor)
  • Biokinetics modelling and optimization on the basis of Differential Privacy (PhD , Primary Advisor)
  • Correlation Clustering Algorithm based on Differential Privacy (PhD , Primary Advisor)
  • User behaviour Anomaly Detection through Spatio-temporal Trajectories (PhD , Secondary Advisor)

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