December 28, 2011
Professor Wenping Wang Appointed as New Head of Department
Professor Wenping Wang will succeed Professor David Cheung as the Head of the Department of Computer Science from January 1, 2012. Professor Wang joined the Department in 1993. He is an established researcher and has published extensively in the fields of computer graphics, visualization, and geometric computing. He is an associate editor of Computer Aided Geometric Design and IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, and has been the conference chair of PacificVis 2011 and program chair of ISVD 2011, SMI 2009, SPM 2006, Pacific Graphics 2003, VRST 2001, and GMP 2000. He was selected for a National Science and Technology Progress Award in 2010.