Yu Cai

Yu Cai

Contact

  • Associate Professor, School of Technology
  • Program Chair, Computer Network and System Administration
  • Affiliated Associate Professor, Computational Science and Engineering
  • PhD, Computer Science, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 2005
  • MS, Management, Colorado Technical University, 1999
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, Zhong-Shan University, 1996

Biography

Yu Cai is an associate professor and program chair of the Computer Network and System Administration degree program in the School of Technology at Michigan Tech. His areas of interest include computer networking and engineering education. Cai has extensive industry experience as a software analyst and network engineer, with his past clients including IBM and Ford. His credentials include the following:

  • Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (CMDBA)
  • Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE)
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineer + Internet (MCSE + Internet)
  • Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
  • Sun Certified Java Developer (SCJP)

Research Interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Network
  • Green Computing
  • Computing Education

Teaching Interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Security and Privacy
  • Designing Security Systems
  • Advanced Scripting
  • Senior design