National Taiwan University
 
   
ADVISOR
   
g Wanjiun Liao
 
  • Distinguished Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University
  • Professor, Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University
  • Professor, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia, National Taiwan University
  • Adjunct Research Fellow of Research Center for Information Techonology Innovation, Amercian Sinica, Taiwan
 
   
Bio
 

Wanjiun Liao received the BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, in 1990 and 1992, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA, in 1997. She is a Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University (NTU), Taipei, Taiwan. She is an Adjunct Research Fellow of Research Center for Information Techonology Innovation, Amercian Sinica, Taiwan. She is the General Director of Engineering Division in the Ministry of Science and Technology in Taiwan. Her research interests are focused on the design and analysis of wireless and multimedia networking, green communications, on-line social network analysis, and cloud networking.

Prof. Liao was an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications and IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, and served on the organizing committees of many international conferences. She was an IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) Distinguished Lecturer, an IEEE Fellow Committee member, and the IEEE ComSoc Asia Pacific Board (APB) Director. She is on IEEE Award Board Award Review Committee and IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing Steering Committe.

Prof. Liao received many research awards and recognition from different government and professional organizations. She was a recipient of Outstanding Teaching Award at NTU (OjоdzǥX) in 2000, Outstanding EE Professor Award of Chinese IEE (qu{vǷ|ǥXqu{б¼) in 2006, Outstanding Research Award of National Science Council (NSC) (|sǥX) in 2006, 2009, and 2012, K. T. Li Research Breakthrough Award (깩ۼ) in 2009, Outstanding Engineering Professor Award of Chinese Institute of Engineer (u{vǷ|ǥXu{б¼) in 2010, Teco Award (F) in 2014, and Ministry of Education (MoE) Academic Award (Ш|dzN) in 2015. Dr. Liao was a recipient of the Republic of China (R.O.C.) Distinguished Women Medal (إQjǥXkC~) in 2000, and received the Distinguished Alumni Award from National Chiao-Tung University (jǥXդ) in 2012. She is a Fellow of the IEEE.

 

Research

 

Professor Wanjiun Liao's research interests focus mainly on the design and analysis of network protocols to support multimedia applications over wireless networks. She was an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Multimedia and IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications. On-going research includes:

  1. Key technologies for next generation wireless networks
  2. Green wireless and multimedia networking
  3. Cloud networking and software-defined networks
  4. On-line social networks big data analytics

 

Contact
Address :
  BL-422,
Department of Electrical Engineering,
National Taiwan University,
Taipei 106, Taiwan
Phone :
  +886-2-33663548
FAX :
  +886-2-23646710
Email :
  wjliaontu.edu.tw
Personal Homepage :
  http://cc.ee.ntu.edu.tw/~wjliao
Lab. Homepage :
  http://kiki.ee.ntu.edu.tw (Internet Research Lab.)

 

Teaching