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Dong Wang

Dong Wang


Phone: 574-631-3749

Office: 214B Cushing


Ph.D, Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012

M.S., Electrical Engineering, Peking University

B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China


I am an assistant professor in the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, with appointments in theInterdisciplinary Center for Network Science and Applications (iCeNSA) and Department of Computer Science and Engineering. I received my Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC) in December 2012, under Professor Tarek F. Abdelzaher. I got my Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Peking University (PKU), and Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC).

Summary of Activities/Interests

Big Data Analytics, Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS), Social Sensing, Smart Cities, Internet of Things (IoT), Network Science


Study of Groundwater Contaminants Leads to New Funding for Community Crowdsensing Research

January 31, 2019

Researchers from the University of Notre Dame have received $1.46 million from the National Science Foundation to expand a previous study of private, self-supplied water systems in Granger, Ind. to communities in Kosciusko County.

Wang to Receive 2017 Google Faculty Research Award

March 29, 2018

Dong Wang, assistant professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been named a winner of a Google Research Faculty Research Award.

Notre Dame Faculty Receive ARO Young Investigator Program Awards

October 11, 2017

The Army Research Office has recognized two University of Notre Dame computer science and engineering faculty members — Dong Wang and Tim Weninger — with Young Investigator Program (YIP) awards for 2017.

It Takes a Village: How Crowdsensing Can Help Ensure Safe Drinking Water

September 27, 2016

Water quality is not an issue affecting only urban water treatment systems. More than 15 million U.S. households rely on private wells for drinking water, where no municipal utility monitors water quality. These private wells are the focus of a project being conducted by Notre Dame researchers Dong Wang and Na Wei.

Army Research Office Funds Research Targeting Sensors and Quality of Information

July 22, 2016

Funded by a grant from the Army Research Office, Dong Wang, assistant professor of computer science and engineering, is studying the quantification and assessment of the Quality-of-Information provided by sensors.