Chunming Gao, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Phone
253-692-4597
Campus Box
358426
Degrees
Ph.D.
Computer Science
Michigan Technological University
2011
M.S.
Computer Science
Michigan Technological University
2004
B.S.
Astrophysics
Beijing Normal University
1989
Introduction

Chunming Gao is an Assistant Professor in the Institute of Technology's IT program at University of Washington, Tacoma. Gao's areas of expertise are efficient algorithm designs, data analysis and management, systems security, and innovative HCI designs. Gao's research interests are in the areas of Information Assurance; Innovative designs in Human-Computer Interaction; Undergraduate and graduate education. Gao is active in the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society and serves as a reviewer for a variety of IEEE and ACM conferences, such as SIGCHI, SIGCSE, SIGITE, INFOCOM, GLOBECOM. He also serves as the editorial board member of International Journal of Information Science, and the editorial member of Journal of Advanced Computer Science & Technology.

Honors and Awards

Creative/Scholarship/Research

  • PI, Michigan Tech, Blended Learning Project, Michigan Tech Teaching Center. (January 8, 2015).
  • PI, Michigan Tech Research Excellence Fund Grant, VP for Research Office. (July 1, 2013 – August 31, 2015).
  • PI: Michigan Tech, Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (November 6, 2011).
  • PI: Michigan Tech, Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (February 18, 2011).
  • PI: Michigan Tech, Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (November 12, 2010).
  • PI: Michigan Tech, Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (February 16, 2010).
  • PI: Michigan Tech, Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Leaning, and Faculty Development. (November 13, 2008).
Academic Service

Editorial and Professional Activities

  • NSF Grant Proposal Reviewer, External, NSF TUES Panel Review, Member. (2012).
  • FCT Grant Proposal Reviewer, External, Grant Proposal Review for Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), Member. (2012).
  • Editorial Board Member, "Journal of Advanced Computer Science & Technology," Science Publishing Corporation. Appointed. (March 31, 2012 - Present).
  • Editorial Board Member, "International Journal of Information Science," Scientific and Academic Publishing. Elected. (December 5, 2011 - Present).
  • Conference Session Chair, Conference Session Chair -- IEEE International Conference on Virtual Environments, Computer-Human Interfaces, and Measurement Systems 2012. (July 4, 2012).
  • Conference Panel, First International Workshop on Hot Topics in Big Data and Networking (HotData), Member. (December 10, 2013 - August 31, 2014).
  • Conference/Journal Paper Reviewers for SIGITE2015 / CHI2012,2011 / INFOCOM2012 / PDS2012,2011 / SUSCOM2011,2010 / IJCN2011,2010
Teaching

University of Washington Tacoma

  • TINFO 410 - Database Design
  • TINFO 480 - Research Methods in HCI
  • TINFO 310 - Foundations of Information Assurance
  • TINFO 360 - Systems Analysis and Design
  • TINFO 200 - Programming II for IT
  • TINFO 230 - Web Design and Programming
CV or Resume
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Publication Date Bibliographic Citation
2017

Noriyuki Iwane, Chunming Gao, Makoto Yoshida. “Effects of quizzes in marking supported e-learning”, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication. (IMCOM 2017 Conference)

2016

Chunming Gao, Noriyuki Iwane. “Developing a Prototype for Evaluations of Healthcare Appointment and Registration Smart Assistant”, 2016 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence. (CSCI 2016 Conference)

2016

Noriyuki Iwane, Chunming Gao, Makoto Yoshida, Hajime Kishida. (2016). "A Study on Haptic Media to Support Verbal Explanations", 19th International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning (ICL2016)

2015

Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2015). "A Social Network Model with Privacy Preserving and Reliability Assurance and Its Applications in HealthCare", International Journal of Energy, Information and Communications

2015

Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2015). "A Social Network Model for Big Data Privacy Preserving and Accountability Assurance", 12th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference

2014

Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2014). "Developing a Multi-trust Model for Multi-purpose Healthcare Social Networks" 11th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference

2014

Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2014). "Application of A Blended Active Learning Model in Teaching Computer Programming to Non-majors" The 45th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education

2014

Iwane, N., Gao, C. (2014). "Study of Using Handwritten Annotations on Digital Textbooks" IEEE International Conference on Advanced Applied Informatics

2013

Hendrick, E., Schooley, B., Gao, C. (2013). "CloudHealth: Developing A Reliable Cloud Platform for Healthcare Applications", IEEE 2013 International Workshop on Consumer eHealth Platforms, Services and Applications IEEE

2013

Li, Z., Chigan, C., Gao, C. (2013). "STCP2: Short-Time Certificate-based Privacy Protection for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE 2013 Wireless Communications and Networking Conference IEEE

2013

Iwane, N., Gao, C., Yoshida, M. (2013). "A Method for knowledge Acquisition from Handwritten Mark on Digital Text" The 2nd International Workshop on Smart Technologies for Energy, Information and Communication

2012

Gao, C., Hembroff, G. C. (2012). "Implications of Modified Waterfall Model to the Roles and Education of Health IT Professionals", 7th IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Business-driven IT Management

2012

Levin, E., Gao, C., Carter, J. (2012). "RESEARCH IN HANDS-FREE CONTROL OF DIGITAL PHOTOGRAMMETRIC 3D MEASUREMENTS", ISPRS “From Imagery to Mapping workshop, Lisbon

2012

Gao, C., Pastel, R. L., Tan, J. (2012). "TiltClick: One-Handed Eyes-Free Numeric and Symbol Input for Calculator Applications", IEEE International Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces, and Measurement Systems

2011

Gao, C. (2011). "Study of accelerometer assisted single key positioning user input systems" ProQuest (Published)

2010

Gao, C., Pastel, R. L., Tan, J. (2010). "Yet Another User Input Method: Accelerometer Assisted Single Key Input", Proceedings of World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation (WCICA 2010)

2009

Wang, X., Mayo, J., Hembroff, G. C., Gao, C. (2009). "Detection of Conjunctive Stable Predicates in Dynamic Systems", Proceedings of The Fifteenth International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS'09) IEEE Computer Society Press, ( pp. 828 - 835).

2009

Gao, C., Tan, J., Kong, F. (2009). "HealthAware: Tackling Obesity with Health Aware Smart Phone Systems", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics