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Tan Le

Tan Le is a research assistant professor in the Virginia Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Center (VMASC), Old Dominion University (ODU). His research focuses on artificial intelligence, machine learning, cybersecurity, internet of things, vehicular networks, blockchain, 5G and beyond network, smart healthcare, edge/fog/cloud computing and software defined networking. Le has accumulated solid working experiences of both industry and academic institutions relevant to cybersecurity. He oversees many essential research directions to contribute to the future development of cybersecurity. He recently worked on the team to propose an integrated secure and privacy preserving 5G-empowered hyperconnected-vehicle platform that addresses secure mobility management, intrusion detection on the controller area network, privacy preserving data sharing and trust management. He also is working with ODU researchers to propose 5G and internet of things technology tailored to realize massive, low-latency and resilient infrastructure that will benefit and secure large numbers of Department of Defense mission-supporting devices.

From 2002 to 2010, he was a Lecturer with the Ho Chi Minh University of Technology and Education. He was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal from 2015 to 2016, Arizona State University from 2016 to 2017, and Utah State University from 2017 to 2020.  

Le received his B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees from Ho Chi Minh University of Technology in 2002 and 2004, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree from University of Quebec in 2015.