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Dr Shang Gao

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Info Technology

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2007
Doctor of Philosophy, Northeastern University, 2000
Master of Science, Northeastern University, 1997
Bachelor of Engineering, Northeastern University, 1994

Contact

shang.gao@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 71383

Research interests

Distributed computing, Cyber security, Networking, Machine learning, e-Learning.

Teaching interests

Networking, Cyber security, Digital forensics, Cyber data analytics, Web programming.

Knowledge areas

Distributed computing, Cyber security, Networking, Machine learning, e-Learning.

Publications

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2024

An adaptive load balancing strategy for stateful join operator in skewed data stream environments

D Sun, C Zhang, S Gao, R Buyya

(2024), Vol. 152, pp. 138-151, Future generations computer systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

DGD-cGAN: A dual generator for image dewatering and restoration

S Gonzalez-Sabbagh, A Robles-Kelly, S Gao

(2024), Vol. 148, Pattern Recognition, C1

journal article
2023

Cyber Information Retrieval Through Pragmatics Understanding and Visualization

N Sun, J Zhang, S Gao, L Zhang, S Camtepe, Y Xiang

(2023), Vol. 20, pp. 1186-1199, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Piscataway, New Jersey, C1

journal article

Designing a Secure Blockchain-Based Supply Chain Management Framework

J Liu, G Yeoh, L Gao, S Gao, O Ngwenyama

(2023), Vol. 63, pp. 592-607, Journal of Computer Information Systems, C1

journal article

Enhanced graph neural network for session-based recommendation

Z Sheng, T Zhang, Y Zhang, S Gao

(2023), Vol. 213, Expert Systems with Applications, C1

journal article

Towards uniform point distribution in feature-preserving point cloud filtering

S Chen, J Wang, W Pan, S Gao, M Wang, X Lu

(2023), Vol. 9, pp. 249-263, Computational Visual Media, C1

journal article

Graph classification via discriminative edge feature learning

Y Yi, X Lu, S Gao, A Robles-Kelly, Y Zhang

(2023), Vol. 143, pp. 1-8, Pattern Recognition, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

3D face recognition: A comprehensive survey in 2022

Y Jing, X Lu, S Gao

(2023), Vol. 9, pp. 657-685, Computational Visual Media, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

A Generic Enhancer for Backdoor Attacks on Deep Neural Networks

B Abbasi, Q Zhong, L Zhang, S Gao, A Robles-Kelly, R Doss

(2023), Vol. 1794, pp. 296-307, ICONIP 2022 : Proceedings of the 29th Neural Information Processing Conference, Virtual Event, E1

conference

Client Selection Based on Diversity Scaling for Federated Learning on Non-IID Data

Yuechao Ren, Atul Sajjanhar, Shang Gao, Seng Loke

(2023), Vol. 511, pp. 126-137, Broadband Communications, Networks, and Systems., Virtual, E1

conference

Bio-Inspired Dual-Network Model to Tackle Statistical Heterogeneity in Federated Learning

A Ahmad, V Chau, A Robles-Kelly, S Gao, L Gao, L Chi, W Luo

(2023), Vol. 2023-June, pp. 1-8, IJCNN 2023 : Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Gold Coast, Queensland, E1

conference

Make Text Unlearnable: Exploiting Effective Patterns to Protect Personal Data

Xinzhe Li, Ming Liu

(2023), pp. 249-259, TrustNLP 2023 : Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Trustworthy Natural Language Processing, Toronto, Canada, E1

conference

Can Pretrained Language Models Derive Correct Semantics from Corrupt Subwords under Noise?

X Li, M Liu, S Gao

(2023), pp. 165-173, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, E1

conference

A Survey on Out-of-Distribution Evaluation of Neural NLP Models

X Li, M Liu, S Gao, W Buntine

(2023), Vol. 2023-August, pp. 6683-6691, IJCAI 2023 : Proceedings of the 32nd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Macao, China, E1

conference

Backdoor Attack on Deep Neural Networks in Perception Domain

X Mo, L Zhang, N Sun, W Luo, S Gao

(2023), Vol. 2023-June, pp. 1-8, IJCNN 2023 : Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Gold Coast, Queensland, E1

conference

SPTNET: Span-based Prompt Tuning for Video Grounding

Y Zhang, Y Xu, M Chen, Y Zhang, R Feng, S Gao

(2023), Vol. 2023-July, pp. 2807-2812, ICME 2023 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Brisbane, Queensland, E1

conference

Conditional Video-Text Reconstruction Network with Cauchy Mask for Weakly Supervised Temporal Sentence Grounding

J Wei, Y Xu, M Chen, Y Zhang, R Feng, S Gao

(2023), Vol. 2023-July, pp. 1511-1516, ICME 2023 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Brisbane, Queensland, E1

conference

CAMG: Context-Aware Moment Graph Network for Multimodal Temporal Activity Localization via Language

Y Hu, Y Xu, Y Zhang, R Feng, T Zhang, X Lu, S Gao

(2023), Vol. 14302, pp. 429-441, NLPCC 2023 : Proceedings of the 12th Natural Language Processing and Chinese Computing National Conference, Foshan, China, E1

conference

Video Captioning via Relation-Aware Graph Learning

Y Zheng, H Jing, Q Xie, Y Zhang, R Feng, T Zhang, S Gao

(2023), pp. 1-5, ICASSP 2023 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, Rhodes Island, Greece, E1

conference

A Socio-Technical Metaverse Development Framework in Higher Education

Jiongbin Liu, William Yeoh, shang Gao, yong Xiang, longxiang Gao

(2023), ICIS 2023 : Rising like a Phoenix: Emerging from the Pandemic and Reshaping Human Endeavors with Digital Technologies : proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems 2023, Hyderabad, India, E1

conference
2022

A multi-level collaborative framework for elastic stream computing systems

Dawei Sun, Shang Gao, Xunyun Liu, Rajkumar Buyya

(2022), Vol. 128, pp. 117-131, Future Generation Computer Systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

MQDS: An energy saving scheduling strategy with diverse QoS constraints towards reconfigurable cloud storage systems

X You, D Sun, X Lv, S Gao, R Buyya

(2022), Vol. 129, pp. 252-268, Future Generation Computer Systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

An energy efficient and runtime-aware framework for distributed stream computing systems

D Sun, Y Cui, M Wu, S Gao, R Buyya

(2022), Vol. 136, pp. 252-269, Future Generation Computer Systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

A novel privacy protection scheme for location-based services using collaborative caching

N Nisha, I Natgunanathan, S Gao, Y Xiang

(2022), Vol. 213, pp. 109107-109107, Computer Networks, C1

journal article

A state lossless scheduling strategy in distributed stream computing systems

M Wu, D Sun, Y Cui, S Gao, X Liu, R Buyya

(2022), Vol. 206, pp. 103462-103462, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, C1

journal article

End-to-End Dynamic Pipelining Tuning Strategy for Small Files Transfer

S Wu, D Sun, S Gao, G Zhang

(2022), Vol. 413 LNICST, pp. 20-36, Broadband Communications, Networks, and Systems. BROADNETS 2021, Online, E1

conference

A Machine Learning-Based Elastic Strategy for Operator Parallelism in a Big Data Stream Computing System

W Li, D Sun, S Gao, R Buyya

(2022), Vol. 413, pp. 3-19, BROADNETS 2021 : Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Broadband Communications, Networks, and Systems 2021, Virtual Event, E1

conference

CREAM: Weakly Supervised Object Localization via Class RE-Activation Mapping

Jilan Xu, Jilan Xu, Yuejie Zhang, Yuejie Zhang, Junlin Hou, Junlin Hou, Rui-Wei Zhao, Rui-Wei Zhao, Tao Zhang, Tao Zhang, Shang Gao, Shang Gao, Xuequan Lu, Xuequan Lu, Rui Feng, Rui Feng

(2022), pp. 9437-9446, CPVR 2022 : Proceedings of the 2022 Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana & Virtual Event, E1

conference

TCCNet: Temporally Consistent Context-Free Network for Semi-supervised Video Polyp Segmentation

Xiaotong Li, Jilan Xu, Yuejie Zhang, Rui Feng, Rui-Wei Zhao, Tao Zhang, Xuequan Lu, Shang Gao

(2022), pp. 1109-1115, IJCAI 2022 : Proceedings of the 31st International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Vienna, Austria, E1

conference

Semantic-Driven Saliency-Context Separation for Video Captioning

Heming Jing, Yuejie Zhang, Rui Feng, Rui-Wei Zhao, Tao Zhang, Xuequan Lu, Shang Gao

(2022), pp. 1-6, ICME 2022 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mutlimedia and Expo, Taipei, Taiwan, E1

conference

STDNet: Spatio-Temporal Decomposed Network for Video Grounding

Yuanwu Xu, Yuejie Zhang, Rui Feng, Rui-Wei Zhao, Tao Zhang, Xuequan Lu, Shang Gao

(2022), pp. 1-6, ICME 2022 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Taipei, Taiwan, E1

conference

Semi-supervised Continual Learning with Meta Self-training

S Ho, M Liu, L Du, Y Li, L Gao, S Gao

(2022), pp. 4024-4028, CIKM '22 : Proceedings of the 31st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management 2022, Atlanta, Ga., E1

conference

Working Mechanism of Eternalblue and Its Application in Ransomworm

Z Liu, C Chen, L Zhang, S Gao

(2022), Vol. 13547 LNCS, pp. 178-191, Proceedings - 14th International Symposium, CSS 2022, Xi’an, China, E1

conference

A Differential Privacy Mechanism for Deceiving Cyber Attacks in IoT Networks

G Yang, M Ge, S Gao, X Lu, L Zhang, R Doss

(2022), Vol. 13787, pp. 406-425, NSS 2022 : Proceedings of the Network and System Security 2022 international conference, Denarau Island, Fiji, E1

conference

MedSeq: Semantic Segmentation for Medical Image Sequences

R Yuan, J Xu, X Li, Y Zhang, R Feng, X Zhang, T Zhang, S Gao

(2022), pp. 1356-1361, BIBM 2022 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine 2022, Las Vegas, Nev., E1

conference

Single-Modality Endoscopic Polyp Segmentation via Random Color Reversal Synthesis and Two-Branched Learning

M Chen, X Li, J Xu, R Yuan, Y Zhang, R Feng, T Zhang, S Gao

(2022), pp. 1501-1504, BIBM 2022 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine 2022, Las Vegas, Nev., E1

conference
2021

Lr-Stream: Using latency and resource aware scheduling to improve latency and throughput for streaming applications

D Sun, H He, H Yan, S Gao, X Liu, X Zheng

(2021), Vol. 114, pp. 243-258, Future Generation Computer Systems, C1

journal article

Deep neural-based vulnerability discovery demystified: data, model and performance

G Lin, W Xiao, L Zhang, S Gao, Y Tai, J Zhang

(2021), Vol. 33, pp. 13287-13300, Neural Computing and Applications, C1

journal article

My Security: an interactive search engine for cybersecurity

Nan Sun, Shang Gao, Yu Zhang, Seyit Camtepe, Jun Zhang, Yang Xiang

(2021), pp. 6206-62015, Proceedings of the 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Manoa, Hawaii, E1

conference

Sentiment Analysis of Film Reviews Based on Deep Learning Model Collaborated with Content Credibility Filtering

X You, X Lv, S Zhang, D Sun, S Gao

(2021), Vol. 349, pp. 305-319, CollaborateCom 2020 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing, Shanghai, China, E1

conference

Automated Security Assessment for the Internet of Things

X Duan, M Ge, T Minh Le, F Ullah, S Gao, X Lu, M Babar

(2021), pp. 47-56, PRDC 2021 : Proceedings of the IEEE 26th Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing, Perth, W.A., E1

conference
2020

Performance-aware deployment of streaming applications in distributed stream computing systems

D Sun, S Gao, X Liu, F Li, R Buyya

(2020), Vol. 15, pp. 52-62, International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation, C1

journal article

Dynamic redirection of real-time data streams for elastic stream computing

D Sun, S Gao, X Liu, X You, R Buyya

(2020), Vol. 112, pp. 193-208, Future Generation Computer Systems, C1

journal article

Fog computing based traffic and car parking intelligent system

W Alajali, S Gao, A Alhusaynat

(2020), Vol. 11945, pp. 365-380, ICA3PP 2019 : Proceedings of the 19th algorithms and architectures for parallel processing International Conference : Part II, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Video captioning with temporal and region graph convolution network

Xinlong Xiao, Yuejie Zhang, Rui Feng, Tao Zhang, Shang Gao, Weiguo Fan

(2020), pp. 1-6, ICME 2020 : Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Online/London, Eng., E1

conference

Data analytics of crowdsourced resources for cybersecurity intelligence

N Sun, J Zhang, S Gao, L Zhang, S Camtepe, Y Xiang

(2020), Vol. 12570, pp. 3-21, NSS 2020 : Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Network and System Security, Melbourne, Australia, E1

conference

Label Generation Network based on Self-selected Historical Information for Multiple Disease Classification on Chest Radiography

Y Hu, Y Zhang, T Zhang, S Gao, W Fan

(2020), pp. 1015-1019, BIBM 2020 : Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, Online, E1

conference
2019

Data-driven cybersecurity incident prediction: a survey

N Sun, J Zhang, P Rimba, S Gao, L Zhang, Y Xiang

(2019), Vol. 21, pp. 1744-1772, IEEE communications surveys & tutorials, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

State and runtime-aware scheduling in elastic stream computing systems

D Sun, S Gao, X Liu, F Li, X Zheng, R Buyya

(2019), Vol. 97, pp. 194-209, Future Generation Computer Systems, C1

journal article

A latency-sensitive elastic adaptive scheduling in distributed stream computing systems

H He, D Sun, H Yan, S Gao

(2019), pp. 1798-1803, HPCC/SmartCity/DSS 2019 : IEEE 21st International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications; IEEE 17th International Conference on Smart City; IEEE 5th International Conference on Data Science and Systems, Zhangjiajie, China, E1

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Data management across geographically distributed autonomous systems: architecture, implementation, and performance evaluation

D Sun, G Zhang, S Gao

(2019), pp. 2284-2292, HPCC/SmartCity/DSS 2019 : IEEE 21st International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications; IEEE 17th International Conference on Smart City; IEEE 5th International Conference on Data Science and Systems, Zhangjiajie, China, E1

conference
2018

Rethinking elastic online scheduling of big data streaming applications over high-velocity continuous data streams

D Sun, H Yan, S Gao, X Liu, R Buyya

(2018), Vol. 74, pp. 615-636, Journal of Supercomputing, C1

journal article

Performance evaluation and analysis of multiple scenarios of big data stream computing on storm platform

D Sun, H Yan, S Gao, Z Zhou

(2018), Vol. 12, pp. 2977-2997, KSII transactions on internet and information systems, Seoul, South Korea, C1

journal article

Shortest path discovery in consideration of obstacle in mobile social network environments

D Sun, W Qu, S Gao, L Liu

(2018), Vol. 252, pp. 637-646, Collaboratecom 2017 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing, Edinburgh, Scotland, E1

conference

Performance analysis of storm in a real-world big data stream computing environment

H Yan, D Sun, S Gao, Z Zhou

(2018), Vol. 252, pp. 624-634, CollaborateCom 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 European Alliance for Innovation (EAI) International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing, Edinburgh, Scotland, E1

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Secure and privacy preserving RFID based access control to smart buildings

A Al-Sudani, S Gao, S Wen, M Al-Khiza’ay

(2018), Vol. 11342, pp. 146-155, SpaCCS 2018 : Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Security, Privacy, and Anonymity in Computation, Communication, and Storage, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Checking an authentication of person depends on RFID with thermal image

A Al-Sudani, S Gao, S Wen, M Al-Khiza'ay

(2018), Vol. 11342, pp. 371-380, SpaCCS 2018 : Security, privacy, and anonymity in computation, communication, and storage: Proceedings of 11th International Conference and Satellite Workshops 2018, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2017

Scalable-DSP: a high scalable distributed storage and processing system for unstructured data in big data environments

D Sun, S Gao

(2017), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference, Geelong, Vic., E1

conference
2016

Supporting adaptive tour with high level petri nets

S Gao, J Niu, D Sun

(2016), Vol. 96, pp. 81-89, KES 2016 : Proceedings of the 20th Knowledge Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems International Conference, York, United Kingdom, E1

conference

A strategy to improve accuracy of multi-dimensional feature forecasting in big data stream computing environments

D Sun, H Tang, S Gao, F Li

(2016), Vol. 10041, pp. 405-413, WISE 2016 : Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering, Shanghai, China, E1

conference

A tourist tour node model and tour support

S Gao, J Niu, D Sun

(2016), pp. 1168-1173, CSCI 2016 : Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence, Las Vegas, Nev., E1

conference
2014

Managing learning evidence using eportfolio

Shang Gao, Jo Coldwell-Neilson, Andrzej Goscinski

(2014), Vol. 05, pp. 1585-1590, Creative Education, Irvine, CA, C1

journal article
2013

Approaches to improving teaching

S Gao, J Coldwell-Neilson, A Goscinski

(2013), Vol. 4, pp. 1-7, Creative education, Irvine, Calif., C1

journal article

Constructivist learning: understanding and experience in IT tertiary education

S Gao, J Coldwell-Neilson, A Goscinski

(2013), Vol. 2, pp. 140-146, Journal of curriculum and teaching, Toronto, Ont., C1

journal article

Improving assessment management using tools

S Gao, J Coldwell-Neilson, A Goscinski

(2013), Vol. 4, pp. 168-173, International journal of advanced computer science and applications, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article
2012

Modeling a dynamic data replication strategy to increase system availability in cloud computing environments

D Sun, G Chang, S Gao, L Jin, X Wang

(2012), Vol. 27, pp. 256-272, Journal of computer science and technology, Boston, Mass., C1

journal article
2010

Delivering categorized news items using RSS feeds and web services

S Saha, A Sajjanhar, S Gao, R Dew, Y Zhao

(2010), pp. 698-702, CIT 2010 : 10th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology Proceedings, Bradford, England, E1

conference
2008

Supporting adaptive learning in hypertext environments : a high level timed Petri net-based approach

S Gao, Z Zhang, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2008), Vol. 4, pp. 341-354, International journal of intelligent systems technologies and applications, Olney, England, C1

journal article

Modelling financial investment planning from agent perspectives

Z Zhang, R Wang, S Gao

(2008), Vol. 3, pp. 41-49, International journal of modelling, identification and control, Olny, Ill., C1

journal article
2007

Enhancing web-based adaptive learning with colored timed petri net

S Gao, R Dew

(2007), Vol. 4798, pp. 177-185, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article
2005

Supporting adaptive learning with high level timed Petri Nets

S Gao, Z Zhang, J Wells, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2005), Vol. 3683, pp. 834-840, KES 2005 : Proceedings of the knowledge-based intelligent information and engineering systems 9th international conference, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal article

Supporting adaptive learning in hypertext environment : a high level timed Petri net based approach

S Gao, Z Zhang, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2005), pp. 735-739, IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies ICALT 2005 : proceedings, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, E1

conference

Supporting adaptive learning in hypertext environment : an agent based approach

S Gao, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2005), pp. 244-249, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Active Media Technology : (AMT2005), Kagawa, Japan, E1

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Awareness support in a component-based collaborative environment

S Gao, Z Zhang, J Wells, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2005), pp. 294-299, 2005 3rd IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN) : 10-12 August, 2005, Perth, Australia, Perth, Australia, E1

conference

Supporting awareness in asynchronous collaborative environments

S Gao, D Xue, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2005), pp. 355-358, Webist 2005: Proceedings of the First International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, Miami, USA, E1

conference

Managing collaborative business process in knowledge-intensive environment

S Gao, Z Zhang, I Hawryszkiewycz

(2005), pp. 107-114, Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC’05), Orlando, Fla, E1

conference

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Improving Security and Efficiency of Educational Supply Chain System using Blockchain Technology.

Dr Shang Gao, Dr Longxiang Gao, A/Prof William Yeoh, Prof Yong Xiang

Ausmotive Group Pty Ltd

  • 2023: $40,000
  • 2022: $40,000
  • 2020: $40,000

Large Language Models in Engineering.

Dr Shang Gao, Dr Ming Liu, Mr Xinzhe Li

Aurecon Australasia Pty Ltd

  • 2024: $2,250
  • 2023: $16,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2022

Nisha Nisha

Thesis entitled: Location Privacy Protection Ensuring Utility of Services

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2020

Walaa Khashlan Yesser Alajali

Thesis entitled: Data-Driven Models for Intelligent Transportation Systems

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Ahmed Raad Abdul Hussein Al-Sudani

Thesis entitled: Trust Management in RFID Critical Applications

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Nan Sun

Thesis entitled: Data-driven cybersecurity incident prediction and discovery

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Associate Supervisor
2015

Tianrui Zong

Thesis entitled: Robust digital image watermarking

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2012

Soon Chong

Thesis entitled: Risk and Trust Management for Online Distributed System

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology