Xian Wu
PhD Student
Department of Computer Science
Northwestern University (NU)
Email: xianwu2014 [at] u [dot] northwestern [dot] edu
GitHub / Google Scholar

I am currently a fourth-year PhD student at Northwestern University. I am fortunate to be advised by Prof. Xinyu Xing. I completed Bachelor of Software Engineering at Sun Yat-sen University.

Research Interest: Deep Learning, Computer Security.

BACKDOORL: Backdoor Attack against Competitive Reinforcement Learning.
Lun Wang, Zaynah Javed, Xian Wu, Wenbo Guo, Xinyu Xing, Dawn Song
The 30th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2021
Adversarial Policy Learning in Two-player Competitive Games.
Wenbo Guo, Xian Wu, Sui Huang, Xinyu Xing
Proceedings of The 38th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), 2021
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Adversarial Policy Training against Deep Reinforcement Learning.
Xian Wu*, Wenbo Guo*, Hua Wei*, Xinyu Xing
(* indicates equal contribution)

Proceedings of The 30th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security), 2021
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Ruling StarCraft Game Spitefully -- Exploiting the Blind Spot of AI-Powered Game Bots.
Wenbo Guo, Xian Wu, Xinyu Xing, Jimmy Su
Proceedings of The 23rd Blackhat USA (BlackHat USA), 2020
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