Advisor

Lan-Da Van, Ph.D., Professor
Curriculum Vitae

Department of Computer Science,
National Yang Ming 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: https://www.cs.nycu.edu.tw/members/detail/ldvan

URL: https://people.cs.nctu.edu.tw/~ldvan/
URL: https://eic.nctu.edu.tw/?page_id=2080/

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 the Department of Computer Science, National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Hsinchu, Taiwan, where he was a Professor. Since Feb. 2021, he joined the faculty of the Department of Computer Science, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NYCU), Taiwan, where he is currently a Professor. Since Jul. 2019, he is a Joint Appointment Professor, College of Artificial Intelligence, Tainan, NYCU. From 2018, he served the Associate Director of M2M/IoT R&D Center (College Level Research Center), NYCU. From 2021, he serves the Director of M2M/IoT R&D Center (College Level Research Center), NYCU. From 2019, he serves the Director of Software/Hardware System Integration Laboratory (Department Level Laboratory), NYCU. From 2021, he serves the Associate Chief Director of Microelectronics and Information Research Center (MIRC) (First Level Research Center), NYCU. His research interests are intelligent/VLSI algorithms, architectures, chips, systems, and applications for digital signal processing and adaptive/machine leaning computation. This includes the design of low-power/high-performance/cost-effective adaptive filter, computer arithmetic, independent component analysis (ICA), multi-dimensional filter, transform, 3-D graphics system, intelligent elevator system, and UAV and wearable data fusion system. He has published more than 75 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 Technical 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. In 2019, he served as an Area Co-Chair and a Best Paper Award Committee Member of the IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Circuits and Systems (AICAS 2019), and Publicity Co-Chair of the 32nd IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC 2019). In 2020, he serves as an Area Co-Chair and a Best Paper Selection Committee Member of the IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Circuits and Systems (AICAS 2020), a Tutorial Co-Chair of the 33rd IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC 2020), and a Technical Program Committee Co-Chair of the 16th IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems (APCCAS 2020). In 2021, he serves as a Special Session Co-Chair of the IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2021), a Tutorial Co-Chair of the 34th IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC 2021), a Special Session Co-Chair of the 18th International SoC Design Conference (ISOCC 2021), an international steering committee member of the 17th IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems (APCCAS 2021), and a Track Chair of the IEEE 14th International Symposium on Embedded Multicore/Many-core Systems-on-Chip (MCSoC-2021). In 2022, he serves as a Special Session Co-Chair of the IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Circuits and Systems (AICAS 2022). 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 ACM Computing Surveys (2020~Present) and IEEE Access (2018~Present), and a Board Members of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics (2017~Present). He is a Higher Education Academy (HEA) Fellow.

Education
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering National Taiwan University 1997/09 ~ 2001/06
M.S. Electrical Engineering Tatung Institute of Technology 1995/09 ~ 1997/06
B.S. (Honors) Deptartment of Electrical Engineering Tatung Institute of Technology 1991/09 ~ 1995/06
Experiences
Associate Chief Director Microelectronics and Information Research Center (MIRC) (First Level Research Center) National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University 2021/05 ~ Present
Professor Department of Computer Science National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University 2021/02 ~ Present
Professor Department of Computer Science National Chiao Tung University 2020/08 ~ 2021/01
Associate Professor Department of Computer Science National Chiao Tung University 2011/08 ~ 2020/07
Assistant Professor Department of Computer Science National Chiao Tung University 2006/02 ~ 2011/07
Joint Appointment Professor College of Artificial Intelligence National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University 2021/02 ~ 2021/07
Joint Appointment Professor College of Artificial Intelligence National Chiao Tung University 2020/08 ~ 2021/01
Joint Appointment Associate Professor College of Artificial Intelligence National Chiao Tung University 2019/08 ~ 2020/07
Director M2M/IoT R&D Center (College Level Research Center) National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University 2021/06 ~ 2024/06
Associate Director M2M/IoT R&D Center (College Level Research Center) National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University 2018/06 ~ 2021/06
Director Software/Hardware System Integration Laboatory (Department Level Laboratory) National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University 2019/08 ~ Present
Adjunt Research Fellow Taiwan Semiconductor Research Institute (TSRI) National Applied Research Laboratories (NARL) 2021/01 ~ 2021/12
Associate Researcher Design Service Division National Chip Implementation Center 2001/10 ~ 2006/01
(Deputy Department Manager during 2004/02-2006/01)