BIOGRAPHY

Yeh-Ching Chung received a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Chung Yuan Christian University in 1983, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer and Information Science from Syracuse University in 1988 and 1992, respectively.  From 1992 to 2002, he was with the Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science at Feng Chia University, where he was an associate professor in 1992 and a full professor in 1999.  From 1993 to 1997, he served as the director of Computer Network Division of Computer Center. From 1998 to 2001, he was the chairman of the department.  From 2002 to 2016, he was with the Department of Computer Science at National Tsing Hua University as a full professor.  From 2003 to 2012, he served as the deputy director of Library, where he established the first UHF RFID library system in Taiwan.  In 2007, he founded Taiwan Association of Grid Computing (TAGC) that was renamed to Taiwan Association of Cloud Computing (TACC) in 2010.  He was the direct general of TAGC/TACC from 2007 to 2011.  He has supervised two National Tsing Hua University teams to win the champion of Student Cluster Competition, sponsored by IEEE/ACM SC conference, in 2010 and 2011.  He has served as General Chairs, Program Chairs, Keynote Speakers, and Technical Committee Members of many international conferences.  He was an awardee of Thousand Talents Plan of China in 2015.  In 2016, he joined the Laboratory of Cloud Computing and Disaster Recovery Technology at Research Institute of Tsinghua University in Shenzhen as a deputy director.  His research interests include parallel and distributed processing, cloud computing, big data, and embedded systems.  He has published over 200 journal and conference papers and developed many systems related to these areas.