Bruce Gu (IEEE M’17) is currently a Teaching Focused Academic with the Discipline of Information Technology, College of Engineering and Science, Victoria University.

He received his PhD in Computer Science from Deakin University, Australia in 2020. In 2009 and 2011, he received his BInfoTech and MIT degrees from Deakin University, respectively. He has over 10 years of industry engagement experience in Australia. His research interests include artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, privacy preserving, blockchain, Internet of Things and Edge AI.

He has served as the TPC co-chair, publicity co-chair, organisation chair and TPC member for many international conferences.

He is a member of:

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Australian Computer Society (ACS).


Information Technology Discipline, College of Engineering and Science

Areas of expertise

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Cybersecurity
  • Privacy preserving
  • Blockchain
  • Internet of Things

Contact details

Refereed journal articles

B. Gu, L. Gao, X. Wang, Y. Qu, J. Jin and S. Yu, "Privacy on the Edge: Customizable Privacy-Preserving Context Sharing in Hierarchical Edge Computing," in IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 2298-2309, 1 Oct-Dec 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TNSE.2019.2933639.

B. Gu, X. Wang, Y. Qu, J. Jin, Y. Xiang and L. Gao, "Context-Aware Privacy Preservation in a Hierarchical Fog Computing System," ICC 2019 - 2019 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Shanghai, China, 2019, pp. 1-6. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2019.8761455.

X. Wang et al., "A Fog-Based Recommender System," in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 1048-1060, Feb 2020. DOI: 10.1109/JIOT.2019.2949029.

X. Wang, B. Gu, Y. Qu, Y. Ren, Y. Xiang and L. Gao, "Reliable Customized Privacy-Preserving in Fog Computing," ICC 2020 - 2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 2020, pp. 1-6. DOI: 10.1109/ICC40277.2020.9148989.

Wang X., Gu B., Qu Y., Ren Y., Xiang Y., Gao L. (2020) A Privacy Preserving Aggregation Scheme for Fog-Based Recommender System. In: Kutyłowski M., Zhang J., Chen C. (eds) Network and System Security. NSS 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12570. Springer, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-65745-1_24

Gu B., Wang X., Qu Y., Jin J., Xiang Y., Gao L. (2020) Location-Aware Privacy Preserving Scheme in SDN-Enabled Fog Computing. In: Yu S., Mueller P., Qian J. (eds) Security and Privacy in Digital Economy. SPDE 2020. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1268. Springer, Singapore. DOI: 10.1007/978-981-15-9129-7_13.