Dr. James, Jhing-fa Wang, IEEE Fellow
President, Tajen University, Pingtung, Taiwan.
Chair Professor, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Prof. Jhing-Fa Wang is currently the President in Tajen University, Chair & Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU).
He got his bachelor and master degree from NCKU in Taiwan and Ph. D. from Stevens Institute of Technology USA in 1973, 1979 and 1983 respectively. He is the formal chair of IEEE Tainan Section in 2005-2009, the Coordinator of Section/Chapter, IEEE Region 10 in 2011-2012 & the Industry Liaison-Coordinator of IEEE Region 10 in 2009-2011. He was elected as IEEE Fellow in 1999 for his contribution on: “Hardware and Software Co-design on Speech Signal Processing”, He was also the general Chair of ISCAS 2009.
He received Outstanding Research Awards and Outstanding Researcher Award from National Science Council in 1990, 1995, 1997, and 2006 respectively. He also received Outstanding Industrial Awards from ACER and Institute of Information Industry and the Outstanding Professor Award from Chinese Engineer Association, Taiwan in 1991 and 1996 respectively. He also received the culture service award from Ministry of Education, Taiwan in 2008, Distinguished Scholar Award of KT Li from NCKU in 2009, IEEE Tainan Section Best Service Award in 2011, Innovation Education Award in 2013 Seoul International Invention Fair & special award from 2017 Kuwait International Invention Fair.
Prof. Wang was also invited to give the Keynote Speeches in PACLIC 12 in Singapore, 1998, UWN 2005 in Taipei, WirlessCom 2005 in Hawaii, IIH-MSP 2006 in Pasadena, USA, ISM 2007 in Taichung, PCM 2008 in Tainan, 2011 ICAST in Dalian, China, 2011 ICSPCC in Xi’an, China, Keer 2012 in Penghu, Taiwan, HIS 2017 in Moscow Region, Russia, ICOT 2015 & ICOT 2016 & ICOT 2017 in Hong kong & Australia & Singapore respectively. He also served as an associate editor on IEEE Transactions on Neural Network and IEEE Transactions on VLSI System and Editor in Chief on International Journal of Chinese Engineering from 1995 to 2000.
Prof. Wang’s research area is mainly on multimedia signal processing including speech signal processing, image processing, VLSI system design and AI robots. Concerning about the publication, he has published about one hundred & forty journal papers on IEEE, SIAM, IEICE, IEE and about three hundreds international conference papers since 1983. Prof. Wang recently has explored the research on Orange Technology. Orange Technology refers to a newly evolved interdisciplinary research area for integration and innovation of health, happiness, and care technologies. The objective of Orange Technology is to bring more health, happiness and warming care to the society.