星期六, 5月 27, 2017

5/27/2017 藻礁健行與淨灘

每年五月和學生們一起來觀音參加藻礁健行活動和淨灘,今年是第六年,這裡已經被規劃為中油天然氣接收站預定地,環評會議不久要開了,希望這次淨灘不會是最後一年。 這次除了遇到桃園在地聯盟 潘忠政 老師, 更是遇到老朋友屏東環盟 洪輝祥 老師,他開了五小時車來這裡,順便凹了他十分鐘幫學生們講解藻礁生態,演講費容我下次再補,同時也遇到藻礁之母特生中心 劉靜榆博士,大家相談甚歡,沒想到最後還遇到參加大埔事件後多年未見的彭秀春女士。 對學生來說這真是能量滿滿的一堂課。




星期一, 5月 08, 2017

CV: Yao-Jen Chang


Professor Yao-Jen Chang, PhD
Phone: +886 3 265 4630
Office: 512, Electronic Hall
Lab: 517, Electronic Hall
email: yjchang at cycu dot edu dot tw

Short Bio:
Dr. Yao-Jen Chang is a distinguished professor at Department of Electronic Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University (CYCU). He joined CYCU in 1995. He has served as a consultant to IBM Asia-Pacific for e-Commerce advancements during 1997~1999. From 2000~2004, he took a leave to join Yam Digital, the largest portal then in Taiwan, as a chief scientist. He returned to CYCU in 2004. In 2007 and 2008, He received the holistic caring award from CYCU for his work on community-based services for persons with a disability. In 2009, he received the service learning award from CYCU. In December of 2009, he co-founded the Association of Equal Opportunities for People with a Disability, a non-profit dedicated for promoting supported employment in Taiwan. His work on services for people with a disability was selected as a showcase on the 23rd National Service Learning Conference, Minneapolis, Apr. 11-14, 2012. He also received the best teaching award and the best service award from CYCU in 2012. He was awarded by Ministry of Education in 2012, for dedication to promoting Internet-based services to academics. In 2012, he supervised a graduate student who won the 3rd place in Student Research Competition of ACM in 14th International Conference on Computers and Accessibility, Boulder, Colorado. Since the July of 2012, Dr. Chang has served on the editorial board of Scientific World Journal. He has also served on several program committees of renowned international conferences on assistive technology since 2007. He is a member of ACM SIGACCESS and IEEE. His research interests include assistive technology, imaging technology, and mobile computing. 

Educational Background
1982~1986 Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University
1988~1992 Ph.D. of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University
1992~1995 Visiting Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Industrial Experiences
1997~1999 EC Technical Consultant for Asaa-Pacific, IBM
2000~2004 Chief Scientist, Yam Digital

Publications
Citations to my publications (Google Scholar)

Courses offered
  1. Assistive Technology
  2. Service Learning
Research Interests
  1. Assistive Technology for Cognition
  2. Software-based rehabilitation
  3. Games for Children with Autism

International Academic Activities

Journal Editorial Board and Program Committee

Journal Review