About me

Dr Tsz Hon Yuen is an associate professor in the Department of Software Systems & Cybersecurity at Monash University. Before joining Monash, he was an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Hong Kong. He worked as a senior researcher of Shield Lab at Huawei Singapore Research Centre and was a member of the Cryptography Expert Group in Huawei. He received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Wollongong in 2010 and worked as a post-doctoral fellow in the University of Hong Kong before joining Huawei.

Research Interest

His current research interests include cryptography (such as public key encryption, digital signatures, identity-based encryption), privacy-preserving protocols (such as anonymous credential, zero-knowledge proof system) and blockchain (such as consensus, payment channel, confidential transactions).

He has published more than 50 technical papers, including top journals and conferences such as IEEE TC, Crypto, Eurocrypt, CCS, IEEE S&P, USENIX. He received the Best Paper Award in ESORICS 2014. He is also active in industrial fields with more than 10 patents. He has served as the PC members and reviewers for many security and cryptography conferences, workshops and journals.


Address: Room 2.25, Woodside Building for Technology and Design, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3168, Australia

Email: john dot tszhonyuen at monash dot edu