Kun-Chan Lan received his Ph.D. degree in computer science at University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA, in 2004, advised by Professor John Heidemann. He received his M.S. degree in computer science from SUNY at Stony Brook, NY, USA, in 1997, and received his B.A. degree in industrial management science from National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan. From 1998 to 2004, Lan joined ISI's Computer Networks Division as a graduate Research Assistant. During this period, he has been maintaining and contributing codes to the main simulation software ns-2. From 2004 to 2007, Lan joined the Network and Pervasive Computing Program at NICTA (National ICT Australia) in Sydney as a Researcher and lead the effort of building one of the world's first outdoor wireless testbeds for traffic light communication in the context of STaR (Smart Transport and Roads) project. He is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering of National Cheng Kung University. Lan's research interests include communication for intelligent transport system (ITS), sensor network, and ICT for preventive medicine.
Biography Updated on 21 December 2013