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 big data analysis, security, and privacy; 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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PDF icon CV-Chunming-2016.pdf88.95 KB
Publication Date Bibliographic Citation
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 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

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