Steven GUAN

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Summary: Steven Guan (Sheng-Uei Guan/關聖威/关圣威) received his M.Sc. & Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is currently the Director for Research Institute for Big Data Analytics at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University. He served the head of department position at XJTLU for 4.5 years, created the department from scratch and now in shape. Before joining XJTLU, he was a professor and chair in intelligent systems at Brunel University, UK. Prof. Guan has worked in a prestigious R&D organization (ITRI/工研院) for several years, serving as a design engineer, project leader, and manager. After leaving the industry, he joined Yuan-Ze University in Taiwan for 3.5 years. He served as deputy director for the Computing Center and the chairman for the Department of Information & Communication Technology. Later he joined the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department at National University of Singapore as an associate professor. Prof. Guan’s research interests include: machine learning, mobile commerce, security, networking, and random number generation. He has published extensively in these areas, with 130 journal papers and 170+ book chapters or conference papers. He has chaired 20+ international conferences, served in 20+ editorial boards and 140+ international conference committees. Specialties: Genetic Algorithms, Neural Networks, Optimization, Evolutionary Computation, Swarm Intelligence, Computational Intelligence, Hybrid Intelligence, Machine Learning, Intelligent Systems, Personalization, Data Mining, Preference Mining, E-Commerce, M-Commerce, Mobile Agents, Modeling, Petri-nets, Protocols, Computer Networks, Financial Computing, Security, Interactive Media, Adaptive Multimedia, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Computer-Aided Learning, Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Web-based Applications, Cellular Automata, Pseudorandom Number Generation, Coding Theory Research Gate:

Steven GUAN's Experience

Xi'an Jiaotong University

2009 - Present (6 years 11 months) Current position
Position: Adjunct Professor

Xi'an Jiaotong University

2008 - Present (7 years 11 months) Current position
Position: Recognised Teacher

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

January 2008 - March 2012 (4 years 2 months) | Suzhou Current position
Position: Head, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

January 2011 - December 2011 (11 months) | Suzhou Resigned
Position: Jinji Lake 200 Talents Award Recipient, 2011 (首届"金鸡湖双百人才",科教领军人才)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

2006 - 2009 (3 years) | Suzhou (苏州市) Resigned
Position: Suzhou Talents-in-Need (2006-2009年度苏州市紧缺高层次人才)

Brunel University

2006 - 2007 (1 year) Resigned
Position: Chair in intelligent systems

National University of Singapore

1998 - 2006 (8 years) Resigned
Position: Assoc Prof

La Trobe University

January 1996 - July 1998 (2 years 6 months) | Bundoora, Victoria, Australia Resigned
Position: Lecturer

Yuan Ze University

August 1992 - July 1994 (1 year 11 months) Resigned
Position: Deputy Director

Chung Hua University

1993 - 1994 (1 year) Resigned
Position: Adjunct associate professor

National Tsing Hua University

1992 - 1993 (1 year) | Hsin Chu City, Taiwan Resigned
Position: Adjunct associate professor

Dept. of Physics, National Taiwan Normal University

1991 - 1992 (1 year) Resigned
Position: Adjunct associate professor


1981 - 1992 (11 years) Resigned
Position: Manager

Providence University

September 1990 - August 1991 (11 months) | Taizhong, Taiwan Resigned
Position: Adjunct associate professor:

Tamkang University

1990 - 1991 (1 year) Resigned
Position: Adjunct associate professor