Mengyuan Li

Ph.D. Student
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA

E-mail: li(dot)7533(at)osu(dot)edu

Short Bio

I'm now a Ph.D. student at The Ohio State University (OSU). My advisor is Prof. Yinqian Zhang. I graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) with the Bachelor's degree of Electronic Engineering in 2016.

Research Interests


  • Peeking Behind the Curtains of Serverless Platforms [pdf] [bib]
    Liang Wang, Mengyuan Li, Yinqian Zhang, Thomas Ristenpart, Michael Swift
    USENIX ATC'18, Boston, MA, USA, July. 2018.

  • Stacco: Differentially Analyzing Side-Channel Traces for Detecting SSL/TLS Vulnerabilities in Secure Enclaves [pdf] [arxiv] [Github] [bib]
    Yuan Xiao, Mengyuan Li, Sanchuan Chen, Yinqian Zhang
    CCS'17, Dallas, TX, USA, Oct. 2017.

  • When CSI Meets Public WiFi: Inferring Your Mobile Phone Password via WiFi Signals [pdf] [slides] [bib]
    Mengyuan Li, Yan Meng, Junyi Liu, Haojin Zhu, Xiaohui Liang, Yao Liu, Na Ruan
    CCS'16, Vienna, Austria, Oct. 2016. ( Demo and Youtube video). Media Coverage: The Register, The TechNews, Techworm, SPIEGEL ONLINE, Silicon, Fossbytes, Bitport

Research Experience

  • System study about Cloud Computing
  • SSL/TLS implementations in public cloud
  • Secret sharing and Privacy preserving in mobile applications