Charles ZHANG

Charles ZHANG 張川

PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto

Associate Professor

Charles ZHANG
Tel: (852) 2358 6997
Office: Room 3516
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Charles ZHANG

(852) 2358 6997



Room 3516

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Research Area

Software Engineering and Programming Languages; Cybersecurity

Research Interests

Program analysis; Software security; Software engineering; Programming languages


Charles Zhang is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Cybersecurity Lab in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, HKUST. His major research interest is the use of program analysis techniques to improve software reliability. He has published extensively at premium conferences and journals of programming languages and software engineering. He has served on many organizational and technical committees of international conferences. He is currently an associate editor of IEEE TSE. His research received many awards including PLDI distinguished paper award, ACM SIGSOFT Doctoral Dissertation Award, and IBM PhD fellowships. His research is supported by Research Grant Council, Innovation and Technology Fund, and grants from Microsoft and IBM. Charles obtained his Ph.D, M.Sc, and B.Sc. with honours, all from University of Toronto.