My name is Peizhao Hu. I am an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science at RIT. I completed my Ph.D. in computer science at the University of Queensland, Australia. Before joining RIT, I was senior research engineer at NICTA (Australia's centre of research excellence). I obtained my Bachelor of computer science from the University of Wales, Swansea, United Kingdom.  (Resume)

Research Interests

  • Privacy-preserving cloud data analytics, specifically homomorphic encryption and multiparty computations
  • Distributed systems, including mobile and pervasive computing, Blockchain (Consensus protocols, Smart Contracts)
  • Advance networking, including software-defined networks (SDN), wireless mesh and opportunistic networks

Phone: +1(585)475-4712 | Office: GOL-3627


Notes for students

  • If you are looking for capstone projects or thesis topics, please have read the research page or students' projects and email me what you think about the project and which part best fit your background.