Dr. Yun Shen is a researcher at Symantec Research Labs. Dr. Shen received his PhD in Computer Science from University of Hull, UK in 2005, where his research focused on indexing and retrieval of distributed XML data. He received his bachelors degree in Computer Science from Sichuan University, China in 2000.
Dr. Shen is currently involved in the BIGFOOT project, funded by the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). Before joining Symantec, he was a researcher in the HP Labs Bristol, working on privacy enhancing technologies and Cloud Computing infrastructure. Prior to this, he conducted research on intelligence analysis supported by government funding in the University of Bristol. He has published papers in international journals and conferences.