Chuan-Yu Chang received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in navigation science and electrical engineering from National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan, in 1993 and 1995, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, in 2000. From 2001 to 2002, he served at the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Shu-Te University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. From 2002 to 2006, he worked at the Department of Electronic Engineering, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Yunlin, Taiwan. Since 2007, he has worked at the Department of Computer and Communication Engineering (later Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering), National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Yunlin County, Taiwan, where he works currently as a Full Professor and the Dean of Research and Development Office. His current research interests include neural networks and their application to medical image processing, wafer defect inspection, digital watermarking, and pattern recognition. In the above areas, he has over 150 publications in journals and conference proceedings. Dr. Chang received the Excellent Paper Award of the Image Processing and Pattern Recognition society of Taiwan in 1999, 2001, and 2009. He was also the recipient of the Best Paper Award in International Computer Symposium in 1998 and 2010, and the Best Paper Award in the Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications in 2001, 2006, 2007, and 2008 and the Best Paper Award in National Computer Symposium in 2005. Dr. Chang is a Senior Member of IEEE, and a Life Member of IPPR (Chinese Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society) and TAAI (Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence) and is listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in the World, Who’s Who in Asia, and Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders. He is a Member of the Program Committees of more than 50 conferences.
Biography Updated on 10 January 2013