Tri-Hai Nguyen

Curriculum Vitae (PDF File)

Birth year: 1993

From Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam & Lives in Seoul, South Korea

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Tri-Hai Nguyen received the B.Sc. (Honors) degree in Computer Science from University of Information Technology, HCMC, Vietnam, in 2015. He received his M.Eng degree in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) from Soongsil University, Korea, in 2017. He has been pursuing a doctoral degree in ICT at Soongsil University since Fall 2017. He is working in the ANDA (Advanced Network Design & Analysis) Lab under the supervision of Prof. Myungsik Yoo. His current research interests include Software-Defined Networking, Network Function Virtualization, Cloud Computing.



Ph.D. (Sept. 2017 – present): Information and Communication Technology, Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea

M.Eng. (Sept. 2015 – Aug. 2017): Information and Communication Technology, Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea

  • GPA: 3.89/4.50 (91.10/100.0)
  • Advisor: Prof. Myungsik Yoo
  • Thesis: Vulnerability Analysis of Controller in Software-Defined Networking [Abstract][Full]

B.Sc. (Honors) (Sept. 2011 – Aug. 2015): Computer Science, University of Information Technology, VNU-HCM, Vietnam

  • GPA: 8.97/10 (First Class with Distinction, Rank: 1/120). Thesis score: 9.4/10
  • Advisor: Assoc. Prof. Vu Thanh Nguyen
  • Thesis: Multiclass Text Classification with Support Vector Machine [Link]


  • Organizing committee member of ACVYS 2018.
  • Student Member (Sept. 2015 – present): the Korean Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (KICS).
  • Research Assistant (Sept. 2015 – present): Advanced Network Design & Analysis Lab / Smart Services Security For You Research Center (S4URC) / Internet Infra System Technology Research Center (IISTRC), Soongsil University.
  • Research Internship (Feb. 2015 – Apr. 2015): Buzzmetrics Vietnam – Consumer Insight from Social Listening.


Journal Papers

  • [2017][SCIE] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “A hybrid prevention method for eavesdropping attack by link spoofing in software-defined Internet of Things controllers ,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), November 2017, Volume 13, Issue 11 [2016 Impact Factor: 1.239] (DOI: 10.1177/1550147717739157).
  • [2017][SCIE] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Analysis of attacks on device manager in software-defined Internet of Things,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), August 2017, Volume 13, Issue 8 [2016 Impact Factor: 1.239] (DOI: 10.1177/1550147717728681).
  • [2017][SCIE] Duy-Linh Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, Trong-Hop Do, Myungsik Yoo, “Probability-based Multi-hop Diffusion Method for Influence Maximization in Social Networks,” Wireless Personal Communications (WPC), Volume 93, Issue 4, pp 903–916 [2016 Impact Factor: 0.951] (DOI: 10.1007/s11277-016-3939-8) [Link]
  • [2016][Domestic] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Diffusion-Based Influence Maximization Method for Social Network,” The Journal of Korean Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (J-KICS), 16-10 Vol.41 No.10, 2016, pp 1244-1246. (DOI: 10.7840/kics.2016.41.10.1244) [Link]


  • [2018][Domestic] Trinh Nguyen, Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Developing the VNFs for the vCPE system using OpenWrt”, The 28th Joint Conference on Communications and Information (JCCI 2018), May 2-4, 2018, Hidden Bay Hotel, Jeonnam, Korea. (Submitted)
  • [2018][Intl.] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Trinh Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Analysis of Deployment Approaches for Virtual Customer Premises Equipment,” In 32st International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN 2018), Jan. 10-12, 2018, Chiang Mai, Thailand. (To appear)
  • [2017][Intl.] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “A Behavior-based Mobile Malware Detection Model in Software-Defined Networking,” In International Conference on Information Science and Communications Technologies 2017 (ICISCT 2017), IEEE, Nov. 2-4, 2017, Tashkent, Uzbekistan. (DOI: 10.1109/ICISCT.2017.8188590) [Link]
  • [2017][Intl.] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Analysis of Link Discovery Service Attacks in SDN Controller,” In 31st International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN 2017), IEEE, Jan. 11-13, 2017, Da Nang, Vietnam. (DOI: 10.1109/ICOIN.2017.7899515) [Link]
  • [2016][Intl.] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Attacks on Host Tracker in SDN Controller: Investigation and Prevention,” In International Conference on ICT Convergence 2016 (ICTC 2016), IEEE, Oct. 19-21, 2016, Ramada Plaza Hotel, Jeju Island, Korea. (DOI: 10.1109/ICTC.2016.7763545) [Link]
  • [2015][Intl.] Vu Thanh Nguyen, Nguyen Tri Hai, Nguyen Hoang Nghia, Tuan Dinh Le, “A Term Weighting Scheme Approach for Vietnamese Text Classification,” In 2nd International Conference on Future Data and Security Engineering (FDSE 2015), Springer International Publishing, Nov. 23-25, 2015, HCMC, Vietnam. (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-26135-5_4) [Link]
  • [2015][Intl.] Nguyen Tri Hai, Nguyen Hoang Nghia, Tuan Dinh Le, Vu Thanh Nguyen, “A Hybrid Feature Selection Method for Vietnamese Text Classification,” In 7th International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE 2015), IEEE, Oct. 8-10, 2015, HCMC, Vietnam. (DOI: 10.1109/KSE.2015.25) [Link]

Workshop/Summit/Exchange Programs

  • [2017] OpenStack Summit, Nov. 6-8, 2017 – Sydney, New South Wales,  Australia.
  • [2017] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Trinh Nguyen, Jinseok Choi, Myungsik Yoo, “vCPE Development and Deployment“, Internet Infra System Technology Research Center (IISTRC) Workshop, Sept. 21-22, 2017, Mayfield Hotel, Seoul, South Korea.
  • [2016] Tri-Hai Nguyen, Myungsik Yoo, “Vulnerability of SDN Controller”, Smart Services Security For You Research Center (S4URC) Workshop, Aug. 22-23, 2016, Konjiam Resort, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.
  • [2014] JENESYS 2.0 – A youth exchange project between Japan and ASEAN Member States, Sept. 14-23, 2014, Japan.

Selected Awards

  • [Scholarship] Special Scholarship for Ph.D. Student, Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea (from Sept. 2017).
  • [Scholarship] Graduate Scholarship, Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea, 2015 – 2017.
  • [Scholarship] POSCO Scholarship, POSCO TJ Park Foundation Scholarship, South Korea, 2015.
  • [Scholarship] PonyChung Scholarship, PonyChung Foundation Scholarship, South Korea, 2013.
  • [Scholarship] “Tiếp sức ước mơ” Scholarship, Sponsored by TuoitreOnline and Vietcombank, Vietnam, 2013 [Link].
  • [Award] The best graduating student of the course 2011 – 2015, Department of Computer Science, University of Information Technology, VNU-HCM, Vietnam.
  • [Award] “Student with five good merits” Awards, 4 years in a row, 2011 – 2015 (Good Moral, Good Studying, Good Physical Training, Good Volunteer, Good Integration).
  • [Award] “January Star” Awards (National Awards) (Active social activities and hard study), 2015.
  • [Award] “Student with five good merits” Awards (National Awards), Top 10 best students in Vietnam, 2014.
  • [Award] “Ho Chi Minh City Information Communications Technology (HCMC ICT)” Awards, HCM City People’s Committee, Vietnam, 2014.
  • [Certification] IELTS 5.5 (June 2017); Microsoft Office Specialist Word 2010 (Mar. 2013), PowerPoint 2010 (Mar. 2014), Excel 2010 (Apr. 2015); TOEIC Score: 795/990 (Nov. 2014)


  • Prof. Myungsik Yoo, Email:, Professor, School of Electrical Engineering, Soongsil University, South Korea.
  • Dr. Trong-Hop Do, Email:, Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Electrical Engineering, Soongsil University, South Korea.
  • Assoc. Prof. Vu Thanh Nguyen, Email:, Dean of Faculty of Software Engineering, University of Information Technology, Vietnam.


  • [Social Activity] Deputy Secretary, the “North Seoul” Party Cell of Communist Party of Vietnam in South Korea, Mar. 2017 – present.
  • [Social Activity] President, the Association of Vietnamese Students in Soongsil University, Mar. 2016 – Sept. 2016.
  • [Social Activity] Member of the Secretariat/Member of the Executive Committee, the Vietnam National Union of Students of the University of Information Technology, Vietnam, Nov. 2012 – Sept. 2015.
  • [Skills] Coding (Python, C++, C#, Java), Full-Stack Developer (Intermediate Level), Computer Networks.
  • [Interests] Reading (e.g.,, Photograph, and Coffee.