Han-Chieh Chao

Dr. Han-Chieh Chao is a joint appointed Full Professor of the Department of Computer Science & Information Engineering and Electronic Engineering of National Ilan University, I-Lan, Taiwan (NIU). He is serving as the President since August 2010 for NIU as well. He was the Director of the Computer Center for Ministry of Education Taiwan from September 2008 to July 2010. His research interests include High Speed Networks, Wireless Networks, IPv6 based Networks, Digital Creative Arts, e-Government and Digital Divide. He received his MS and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University in 1989 and 1993 respectively. He has authored or co-authored 4 books and has published about 400 refereed professional research papers. He has completed more than 100 MSEE thesis students and 4 PhD students. Dr. Chao has been invited frequently to give talks at national and international conferences and research organizations. Dr. Chao has served as the guest editors for Mobile Networking and Applications (ACM MONET), IEEE JSAC, IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Systems Journal, Computer Communications, IEE Proceedings Communications, the Computer Journal, Telecommunication Systems, Wireless Personal Communications, and Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing. Dr. Chao is an IEEE senior member and a Fellow of IET (IEE).