Advisor

方凱田 (Kai-Ten Feng), Ph. D.

Professor

Phone: 886-3-5712121 ext 54573

Office: ED723 (工程四館 723)

Institute of Communications Engineering

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University

1001 Ta Hsueh Rd., Hsinchu, Taiwan 300

Email: ktfeng at g2.nctu.edu.tw

RESEARCH INTERESTS

AI-enhanced wireless communication networks and mobile computing systems. Specific topics include wireless broadband and local area networks, wireless localization and tracking systems, indoor wireless sensing for human presence detection, respiration rate detection systems, machine/deep learning techniques.

EDUCATION

May 2000

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY, U.S.A.

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering

Thesis: Vehicle Lateral Control for Driver Assistance and Automated Driving

Advisor: Professor Masayoshi Tomizuka

Dec. 1995

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, ANN ARBOR, U.S.A.

M.S. Mechanical Engineering

Emphasis: Control System and Vehicle Dynamics

Jun. 1992

NATIONAL TAIWAN UNIVERSITY, TAIWAN, R.O.C.

B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Senior thesis: Intelligent-based Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS) using Petri-net Theory

CURRENT AFFILIATION

Aug. 2011 – Present

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (電機系)

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (國立陽明交通大學), Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Feb. 2017 – Present

Associate Dean (副院長), College of Electrical and Computer Engineering(電機學院)

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (國立陽明交通大學), Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Feb. 2017 – Present

Director (主任), Globalization and Development Office (國際化與發展辦公室),

College of Electrical and Computer Engineering (電機學院),

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (國立陽明交通大學), Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

Feb. 2015 – July 2016

Director (所長)

Institute of Communications Engineering (電信工程研究所)

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Feb. 2014 – Feb. 2015

Director (主任)

EECS International Graduate Program (IGP) (電機資訊國際學位學程)

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Jan. 2012 – Jan. 2014

Director (主任)

Continuing Education (人才培訓中心)

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Oct. 2011 –Jan. 2014

Director (主任)

Digital Content Production Center (數位內容製作中心)

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Oct. 2011 –Jan. 2014

CEO (執行長)

NCTU Press (交通大學出版社)

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Aug. 2011 – Jul. 2013

Convener (召集人)

Leadership Program (領袖人才培育學分學程)

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Aug. 2007 – Jul. 2011

Associate Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Jul. 2009 – Mar. 2010

Visiting Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of California at Davis, CA, U.S.A.


Feb. 2003 – Jul. 2007

Assistant Professor

Department of Communication Engineering

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


Jun. 2000 – Feb. 2003

In-Vehicle Development Manager/ Senior Technologist

Advanced Technology Group, OnStar - General Motor, CA, U.S.A.


Mar. 1996 – May 2000

Researcher

California PATH, Institute of Transportation Studies, CA, U.S.A.

Graduate Student Researcher University of California, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.


May 1997 – Aug. 1997

Research Assistant

National Automated Highway Systems Consortion (NAHSC) 1997 Demonstration, San Diego, CA, U.S.A.


Sept. 1995 – Dec. 1995

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A.


Jun. 1992 – May 1994

Officer Motorized Division, R.O.C. Army, Taiwan, R.O.C.

AWARDS/HONORS

2020

  • Advise PhD Student to Achieve IEEE Taipei Chapter PhD Thesis Award (指導博士生沈立翔榮獲 2020 IEEE台北分會博士論文獎, 參賽主題:次世代毫米波網路之波束成形及無線電資源管理)

  • Advise Master and PhD students to achieve the Honorary Mention Award of ComSoc Student Competition 2020 (14/54)

  • Outstanding Service Awards, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Taipei Chapter

2019

  • Chapter Award, VTS Taipei Chapter, IEEE Taipei Section

  • Finalist with 300K TWD Award, NCTU Seed Fund Entrepreneurial Competition (思源基金會種子基金創業競賽)

2018

  • Advise Master’s Student to Achieve the Young Thesis Award (青年論文獎), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) (中國電機工程學會)

  • Candidate for the Best Paper Award (最佳論文獎), IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) 2018-Fall

2017

  • Best Paper Award (最佳論文獎), National Symposium on Telecommunication (NST, 全國電信研討會), 2017

2013

  • Our research tem developed the first mobile learning platform called “iCT” for NCTU campus. The success has been promoted in several Taiwan media (研發團隊設計完成校園第一個行動學習平台App「iCT」,廣為交大師生採用,並登上多家媒體版面)

2012

  • Our research team developed the first augmented reality enhanced picture book in Taiwan. The success has been promoted in several Taiwan media (headline news in yahoo technology). 研發團隊完成國內第一本結合擴增實境(Augmented Reality)技術的童書《呦呦奇遇記─楊英風藝術之旅》,並登上多家媒體版面(Yahoo科技頭條)

  • Advise Student to Achieve the Silver Medal Award (2nd Place) of WISE Team Competition, (WISE創新服務團隊競賽銀牌獎), Sayling Wen Cultural and Educational Foundation (財團法人溫世仁文教基金會)

  • Advise Master’s Student to Achieve the Young Thesis Award (青年論文獎), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) (中國電機工程學會)

2011

  • Distinguished Researcher Award (傑出人士榮譽獎), National Chiao Tung University

  • Advise Master’s Student to Achieve the Young Thesis Award (青年論文獎), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) (中國電機工程學會)

2010

  • Distinguished Researcher Award (傑出人士榮譽獎), National Chiao Tung University

2008

  • Distinguished Researcher Award (傑出人士榮譽獎), National Chiao Tung University

  • Advise Master’s Student to Achieve the Young Thesis Award (青年論文獎), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) (中國電機工程學會)

  • Candidate for the Best Student Paper Award (最佳學生論文獎), IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS)

2007

  • Outstanding Youth Electrical Engineering Award (優秀青年電機工程師獎), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) (中國電機工程學會)

  • Distinguished Researcher Award (傑出人士榮譽獎), National Chiao Tung University

  • Candidate for the Best Paper Award (最佳論文獎), IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS) (Top 6%)

2006

  • Best Paper Award (最佳論文獎), IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) 2006-Spring (Rank: 1/615)

  • Advise Master’s Student to Achieve the Young Thesis Award (青年論文獎), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) (中國電機工程學會)

1996 – 2000

  • Guaranteed GSR position, Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.

1995

  • Graduated with the Highest Distinction, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A.

1994 – 1995

  • Guaranteed GST position, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A.

1991 – 1992

  • Chin-Lin Scholarship, Nissan/ Yu-Long Automotive Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan

1989 – 1992

  • Three Times of top 5% Student Award (書卷獎), National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Society Chairs

    • Board of Director, IEEE Taipei Section, 2021/01~ (IEEE台北分會第23屆理監事)

    • Chair, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) Taipei Chapter, 01/01/2018~12/31/2019

  • Conference Program Chair

    • General Chair, Asia Pacific Research Workshop (APW) 2019

    • Track Co-Chairs of "Unmammed Aerial Vehicular (UAV) Communications, Networks, and Telematics”, Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Fall, 2019

    • Advisory Board, National Symposium on Telecommunication (NST, 全國電信研討會), 2019

    • General Chair, IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), 2018

    • General Chair, National Symposium on Telecommunication (NST, 全國電信研討會), 2018

    • Technical Program Committee (TPC) Co-Chair, IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), 2017

    • General Co-Chair, National Symposium on Telecommunication (NST, 全國電信研討會), 2017

    • Program Chair, NCTU Forum of Technology and Application of Internet of Things (物聯網技術與應用論壇), 3/30/2016

  • Faculty Advisor

    • IEEE Eta Kappa Nu (Student Honor) Society at National Chiao Tung University, 2018~

    • National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenge Scholar Program (GCSP), NCTU, 2018~

    • Joint UC Irvine/NCTU/Hong Kong University Asia Pacific Workshop, Broadcom Foundation, 2018~2020

  • Conference Technical Program Committee

    • IEEE Globe Communications Conference (Globecom), 2017, 2018

    • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2011

    • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), Fall 2007, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2015, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019

    • IEEE International Conference on Communications, Circuits and Systems (ICCCAS) 2007, 2008

    • IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS) 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011

    • IEEE 5G World Forum (5G-WF) 2018, 2019

    • IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks (CICN), 2010

    • IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (IWCMC) Conference, Symposium for Multimedia over Wireless, 2008

    • European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019

    • Wireless and Optical Communications Conference (WOCC), 2018

    • Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA), 2009, 2010

    • Asia-Pacific Network Operations and Management Symposium (APNOMS), 2016

    • National Symposium on Telecommunication (NST, 全國電信研討會), 2014

  • Conference Session Chair

    • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), Fall 2019

    • IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), 2017

    • IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2008

    • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), Spring 2010, Fall 2018

    • IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2007, 2009

    • IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), 2007, 2010

    • IEEE Internal Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing (ISWPC), 2007

    • The first Joint Workshop of Taiwan National Chiao Tung University and Japan Keio University in Wireless Communications and Networking, 2008

  • Tutorial

    • “Learning-based Wireless Positioning and Wireless Sensing: from Meter to Centimeter Precision”, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), Fall 2019, Honolulu, Hawaii

  • Editor

    • Editor, Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2021~

    • 撰寫電信學門研究發展規劃書之網路領域, 2020

    • Guest Editor, Journal of Signal Processing System (JSPS), Springer, 2019

    • Guest Editor, International Journal of Electrical Engineering (IJEE), 2016-2017

  • Reviewer

    • Journals: IEEE Trans. on Networking, IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Trans. on Mobile Computing, IEEE Trans. on Wireless Communications, IEEE Trans. On Signal Processing, IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Trans. on Computers, IEEE Communications Letters, International Journal of Modeling and Simulation, Wiley’s International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley’s Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, International Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (WCMC), International Journal of Sensor Networks (IJSNet), International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), Journal of Computer Communications, Journal of Internet Technology, Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Ad Hoc and Sensor Wireless Network Journal, Wireless Networks, Springer, Telecommunication Systems Journal, IET Signal Processing, IET Radar, Sonar and Navigation

    • Conferences/Workshops: IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), International Conference on Communications, Circuits and Systems (ICCCAS), IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Communication Systems and Networks 2009 (CICSyN2009), National Symposium on Telecommunications, Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Computers, and Applications (MIC-CCA), IEEE Workshop on Cooperative Communications and Networking, Theory, Practice, and Applications (CoopNet), IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), IEEE TENCON, IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing, and Control (ICNSC), European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC)

    • Books: Wireless Location using iPhone

    • Project/Patent Proposals: National Science Council (NSC), NCTU Patent Office

    • Technology Commission (技審會), Ministry of Economic Affairs (經濟部技審會)

    • Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) (小型企業創新研發計畫), Ministry of Economic Affairs (經濟部技審會)

    • Headcounts Evaluation Committee, National Communications Commission (通訊傳播委員會員額評鑑小組委員), 2018

    • 科技部電信學門專題計畫複審委員, 2017~