Pan HUI 許彬

PhD in Computer Science, University of Cambridge

Associate Professor

Tel: (852) 2358 7011
Office: Room 3519
Links: Personal Webpage
Scholar Profile

(852) 2358 7011



Room 3519

Personal Webpage

Research Area

Networking and Computer Systems; Human-Computer Interaction

Research Interests

Mobile computing; Computer networking; Data Analytics; Human Computer Interaction


Dr. Hui is currently on leave from HKUST and serves as the Nokia Chair Professor in Data Science and Full Professor of Computer Science at the University of Helsinki. He received his PhD degree from Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge, and earned his MPhil and BEng both from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Hong Kong.

Dr. Hui has published more than 250 research papers with over 16,000 citations and has 30 granted/filed European and US patents. He has founded and chaired several IEEE/ACM conferences/workshops, and served in various roles such as track chair, senior program committee member, organising committee member, and program committee member of numerous top conferences including ACM WWW, ACM SIGCOMM, ACM MobiSys, ACM MobiCom, ACM CoNext, IEEE Infocom, IEEE ICNP, IEEE ICDCS, IJCAI, AAAI, and ICWSM. He is an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (since 2014) and the Springer journal of Computational Social Networks. He has also served as Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (2014 - 2018) and guest editor for various journals including IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), IEEE Transactions on Secure and Dependable Computing, IEEE Communications Magazine, and ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications. He is an ACM Distinguished Scientist, an IEEE Fellow, and is recently being elected as member of Academia Europaea.