Lumin, summer 2020.
Lumin Shi
Computer and Information Science
University of Oregon


Lumin is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Oregon. His research topics include in-network defense methods against distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, advanced DDoS attacks, network measurement, and system research that evaluates network systems in realistic settings.


09/2014 - Present
Ph.D., Computer and Information Science
University of Oregon

01/2011 - 05/2014
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science
Minor in Mathematics
University of Alabama

Work Experience

Center for Applied Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA), UC San Diego

Summer Intern, 6/2019 - 9/2019
OpenBMP: Designed and developed the second iteration of OpenBMP, a lightweight and high-performance BMP message collection and distribution system written in C++. OpenBMP implements draft-ietf-grow-bmp-17.

Information Services, University of Oregon

Information Security Analyst, 9/2017 - Current
Security tools: Development and evaluation of security tools for campus network operations. Maintaining a network event monitoring system that collects events from multiple sources.

Dept. of Computer and Information Science, University of Oregon

Research and Teaching Assistant, 9/2014 - 9/2017
Research: Worked on several network security and system projects.
Teaching: Mentored students in classes including Computer Networks and Computer & Network Security. Led labs for two web development course. Delivered guest lectures.

Yaobid Inc.

Web Developer Intern, 5/2014 - 8/2014
Responsibility: Worked as a front-end web developer.

Office of Educational Technology, University of Alabama

Web Developer, 9/2012 - 5/2014
Responsibility: Developed web applications such as a scheduling system for assigning exam proctors and a time clock system for tracking employee working hours.

Research and Publications

13th USENIX Workshop on Cyber Security Experimentation and Test (CSET) 2020
Lumin Shi, Samuel Mergendahl, Devkishen Sisodia, Jun Li

Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC) 2019
Lumin Shi, Devkishen Sisodia, Mingwei Zhang, Jun Li, Alberto Dainotti, Peter Reiher

Modeling and Comparing In-network Distributed DDoS Defense Algorithms -- Conference Paper

IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM) 2019
Mingwei Zhang, Lumin Shi, Devkishen Sisodia, Jun Li, Peter Reiher

PathFinder: Capturing DDoS Traffic Footprints on the Internet -- Conference Paper

IFIP Networking 2018
Lumin Shi, Mingwei Zhang, Jun Li, Peter Reiher

A Framework for Generating Programmable Multi-AS Networks on GENI -- Honorable Mention

GENI Contest 2018
Lumin Shi, Mingwei Zhang, Christopher Early, Jun Li, Peter Reiher

Deployment Portal for Integrated Simulation and Testing Platform -- Demo Paper

International Conference on Underwater Networks & Systems 2015
Derek Overlock, Lumin Shi, Xiaoyan Hong, Meng Kuai