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Huacheng Zeng

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
College of Engineering
Michigan State University

428 S. Shaw Lane, Room 3115
Engineering Building
East Lansing, MI 48824-1226
Office: EB3144
Phone: (517) 353-3851
Email: hzeng [at] msu.edu

Multiple RA positions in machine learning and wireless networking/sensing systems are available in my group. Selected students will receive full support including tuition remission, monthly stipend, and health insurance. If interested, please send me an email with your CV attached.


Huacheng Zeng is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Michigan State University (MSU). He received a Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virgina Tech), under the supervision of Professor Y. Thomas Hou. He is a recipient of NSF CAREER Award. His research interest is broadly in wireless networking and sensing systems.

Awards and Honors

  • Best Paper Award, IEEE SECON 2021

  • NSF CAREER Award, 2019

  • Distinguished Member of IEEE INFOCOM TPC, 2019, 2021, and 2023

  • Best Student Paper Award of ACM WUWNet, 2014

Research Interests

  • Machine learning for wireless networking

    • 5G and beyond, O-RAN

    • Millimeter wave (mmWave) communication networks

    • Blind interference management

  • Wireless sensing systems

    • RF sensing for healthcare

    • Synthetic aperture radar imaging

    • RFID tracking applications

  • Network security

    • Wireless physical-layer security

    • Data security and privacy for edge computing


  • Co-Chair of Student Travel Grant, ACM MobiHoc 2023

  • Co-Chair of Poster/Demo Workshop, IEEE INFOCOM 2022, 2023

  • Co-Chair OF Publicity, IEEE INFOCOM 2020, 2021

  • Co-Chair of Publicity, IEEE WCNC 2021

  • TPC, ACM MobiHoc 2022, 2023

  • TPC, WiOpt 2021

  • TPC, IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS) 2021

  • TPC, IEEE INFOCOM 2015–present