Shuhui Grace Yang, Ph.D.

Department Chair, Computer Science

Professor of Computer Science

Shuhui yang


Shuhui Grace Yang is a professor of computer science in the Department of Computer Science. Her research and teaching focus on computer network and wireless communication.

Research Overview

Yang’s research areas include wireless communication, mobile computing, distributed systems, wireless security and privacy, cloud and green computing and smart infrastructure applications. She has more than 50 publications in peer-reviewed conference proceedings and journals, including IEEE Transactions. Some of her research work is funded by the National Science Foundation. She is also interested in inclusive computer science education and broadening participation in computing.

Select Publications

Yang, S., Yuan, Z., and Li, W., Error Data Analytics on RSS Range-based Localization, Big Data Mining and Analytics, 10.26599/BDMA.9020001, 2020

Yang, S., Xi, X., and Li, W., QoS Aware Task Management Strategies for Mobile Crowdsensing Applications, Proc. of the 29th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), 2020

Wang, N., Wang, B., Liu, T., Li, W., and Yang, S., A Middleware Approach to Synchronize Transaction Data to Blockchain, Proc. of the 29th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), 2020

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Meet Professor Yang

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(219) 989-2697

Office Location:

Hammond Campus, CLO 370


  • Ph.D. – Computer Science, Florida Atlantic University
  • M.S. – Computer Science, Nanjing University, China
  • B.S. – Computer Science, Jiangsu University, China

Areas of Expertise

  • Computer Networking
  • Wireless Communication
  • Distributed System

Credentials, Accreditations & Awards

  • Provost Fellowship, Purdue University Northwest, 2019-2020
  • National Security Agency, Grant 108895. Co-PI, 2017
  • Collaborative Research Grant, Purdue University Northwest, Co-PI. 2016-2017. NSF REU Grant, PI, 2015 – 2018
  • NSF EAGER Grant, PI, 2009 – 2012