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Tam N. Vu

 Assistant Professor

 Department of Computer Science and Engineering
 University of Colorado, Denver
 1380 Lawrence Street, Denver, CO 80204

  Office: LW - 816 (Lawrence Street Center)
  Phone: 303-315-0050 (Office)
  Email: tam [dot] vu [at] ucdenver [dot] edu

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I am an assistant professor of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Colorado, Denver. I received my Ph.D. in 2013 from WINLAB and Department of Computer Science, Rutgers University, advised by Marco Gruteser and Dipankar Raychaudhuri.
I lead the Mobile and Networked Systems(MNS) lab, where we work on various aspects of mobile systems and wireless networks including mobile healthcare, mobile communications, mobile context discovery, mobile-centric Internet architecture, and mobile system security and privacy.

08/2014: I am invited to serve on the TPC for ACM MobiSys 2015; please consider submitting there.
08/2014: Our GPS jammer detection paper is accepted to ACM CCS’14
02/2014: I have been awarded Google Faculty Research Award 2014
07/2013: I received my Ph.D. degree from WINLAB/DCS, Rutgers University.
03/2013: I am joining University of Colorado, Denver in July, 2013.
09/2012: I gave a pitch of our Capacitive Touch Communication work at GigaOm Mobilize conference
09/2012 Capacitive Touch Communication is covered is covered by MIT Tech Review
08/2012 SignetRing is awarded Best Paper at ACM Mobicom 2012
06/2012 Our SignetRing paper has been accepted to ACM MobiCom 2012
02/2012 Our DMAP paper has been accepted to IEEE ICDCS 2012
11/2011 Our PHANTOM paper has been accepted to IEEE INFOCOM 2012
09/2011 In-car localization paper is awarded Best Paper at ACM Mobicom 2011

To Prospective Students: I am looking for a couple of students interested in mobile systems and wireless networking research starting Fall 2015. Please email me with your CV and transcripts if you are interested.