Headshot of Huiying Li
Headshot of Huiying Li


Huiying Li

University of Chicago


Huiying Li is a PhD student in Department of Computer Science at University of Chicago. She works in SAND Lab, co-advised by Prof. Ben Y. Zhao and Prof. Heather Zheng.

Her research interest is security in machine learning, especially deep learning. As an example, she has been working on advanced attacks and defenses on backdoor attacks for DNNs. She is also interested in security and privacy of Networks and Systems such as Internet of Things (IoT).

Prior to UChicago, she received her bachelor’s degree from School of Computer science, Fudan University in June, 2017.