Dr. Liang will showcase and demonstrate the cloud data provenance security implementation assured by blockchain technology. The platform security enhanced the tamper-resistance feature in a collaborative cloud environment, removing the need of a trusted central authority.
Dr. Xueping (Susan) Liang, Assistant Professor Virginia State University
Dr. Xueping Liang is an assistant professor of Department of Engineering and Technology in Virginia State University and has been working on the blockchain based data management and security research in broad topics, including the transportation system, the energy delivery system and the healthcare system. Two of her research papers have been awarded the Top 50 Influential papers of Blockchain in 2018. She has published over 20 research papers and book chapters, some of which are on the smart city architecture, potential security vulnerabilities and how to secure smart city infrastructure using blockchain technology. She also served as conference chair for research on smart city and blockchain application and is actively collaborating with industries for the adoption of new technology including Blockchain and IoT.