S.C. CHEUNG (張成志)

Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Dr. Shing-chi (S.C.) Cheung received his BEng degree in Electrical Engineering from The University of Hong Kong, and his Ph.D degree in Computing from the Imperial College London. In 1994 he joined The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) where he is a full professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. He participates actively in the program and organizing committees of major international conferences on software engineering. His work has been reported by publications at international journals and conferences, which include TOSEM, TSE, ASE, ICSE, FSE, and ESEC.

He is currently serving on the editorial board of Information and Software Technology, Science of Computer Programming, Journal of Computer Science and Technology (JCST), and the International Journal of RF Technologies: Research and Applications. He was an editorial board member of the IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE, 2006-9). He is an extended member of the executive committee of the ACM SIGSOFT. He is the General Chair of the 22nd ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014) as well as a General Chair of the 19th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC 2012). He was the tutorials chair of ICSE 2006, and the doctoral symposium co-chair of ICSE 2010, and is now the doctoral symposium co-chair of ICSE 2014. He co-founded the first International Workshop on Automation of Software Testing (AST) in 2006. He has co-edited special issues for the Computer Journal, the Journal of Service-Oriented Computing and Applications, and the International Journal of Web Services Research (JWSR). He is the HKUST representative co-founding the Global RF Lab Alliance. He is a Fellow of the British Computer Society and a senior member of the IEEE.

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Research interests

Software engineering issues related to program analysis, testing and debugging, big data software, cloud computing, internet of things, and mining software repository.

Research & Teaching