Prof. Pan HUI Elected as IEEE Fellow


CSE faculty member, Prof. Pan HUI has been named an IEEE Fellow for the Class of 2018. He is being recognized for his contributions to social-based opportunistic networks.

Except for his teaching and research works at HKUST and University of Helsinki, Prof. Hui is also an Associate Editor of both IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing and IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing. Moreover, He is on the editorial board of the Springer journal of Computational Social Networks, and a guest editor for IEEE Communications Magazine and ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications. He was also awarded the ACM distinguished scientist previously.

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Congratulations to Prof. HUI for his achievement!

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