Advisor

Lan-Da Van, Ph. D. (S۹F)
Curriculum Vitae

Department of Computer Science,
National Chiao Tung University
Hsinchu 300, Taiwan.
Office :Eenginnering Building 3 (EC3)-419R
Tel: +886-3-5712121 ext. 54815
E-mail: ldvan@cs.nctu.edu.tw
URL: http://people.cs.nctu.edu.tw/~ldvan/

Biography

Lan-Da Van (S'98-M'02-SM16) received the B.S. (Honors) and the M.S. degree from Tatung Institute of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, in 1995 and 1997, respectively, and the Ph. D. degree from National Taiwan University (NTU), Taipei, Taiwan, in 2001, all in electrical engineering. From 2001 to 2006, he was an Associate Researcher at National Chip Implementation Center (CIC), Hsinchu, Taiwan. Since Feb. 2006, he joined the faculty of Department of Computer Science, National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Hsinchu, Taiwan, where he is currently an Associate Professor. From 2015, he servers the Deputy Director of NCTU M2M/IoT R&D Center. His research interests are in digital signal processing and learning computation algorithms, architectures, chips, systems and applications, where this includes the design of low-power/ high-performance/ cost-effective 3-D graphics processing system, adaptive/learning systems, computer arithmetic, filters, transforms, and AI IoT/M2M applications. He has published more than 65 journal and conference papers in these areas.

Dr. Van was a recipient of the Chunghwa Picture Tube (CPT) and Motorola Fellowships in 1995 and 1997, respectively. In 2005, he received the Best Poster Award in the iNEER Conference for Engineering Education and Research (iCEER). In 2014, he received the Best Paper Award in the IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings2014). He was a recipient of the Teaching Award of the Computer Science College, National Chiao Tung University in 2014. Dr. Van served as Chairman of the IEEE NTU Student Branch in 2000. In 2001, he has received the IEEE Award for outstanding leadership and service to the IEEE NTU Student Branch. From 2009 to 2010, he served as an Officer of the IEEE Taipei Section. In 2014, he was a Track Co-Chair of the 22nd IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC). In 2016, he was a Program Co-Chair of the NCTU Forum of Technology and Application of Internet of Things. He was a Track Co-Chair of the 2018 IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), a Special Session Co-Chair of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on DSP, and an Area Chair of the IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Circuits and Systems (AICAS 2019). In 2019, he serves as a Publicity Chair of the 32nd IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC 2019) and serves as a Best Paper Award Committee Member of the IEEE AICAS 2019. Dr. Van served as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Computers (2014~2018), and an Associate Editor for the Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics (2014~2017), and has been serving as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Access (2018~present), and a Board Members of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics (2017~present). In 2019, Dr. Van is graded as Taiwan Firmware Academy Fellowship.

Education
Ph.D. National Taiwan University Electrical Engineering 1997~2001
M.S. Tatung Institute of Technology Electrical Engineering 1995~1997
B.S. (Honors) Tatung Institute of Technology Electrical Engineering 1991~1995
Experiences
National Chiao Tung University NCTU M2M/IoT R&D Center (College Level) Deputy Director 2015/08-present
National Chiao Tung University Department of Computer Science Associate Professor 2011/08-present
National Chiao Tung University Department of Computer Science Assistant Professor 2006/02-2011/07
National Chip Implementation Center Design Service Division Associate Researcher 2001/10-2006/01
(Deputy Department Manager during 2004/02-2006/01)
National Taiwan University Department of Electrical Engineering Research Assistance 1997/09-2001/06