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About Weider D. Yu

Dr. Weider D. Yu is a tenured full professor in the Computer Engineering Department at San Jose State University, San Jose (Silicon Valley), California. He received an M.S. in Computer Science from the State University of New York at Albany, and a Ph.D. from Northwestern University in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He also attended the MBA program in the Graduate School of Business at University of Chicago and received a certificate in information security engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. Prior to the university, Dr. Yu was a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff/Senior Manager at AT&T Bell Laboratories and an adjunct associate professor in the department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Yu performs his teaching and research activities in the areas of Quality of Service modeling and measurement, ubiquitous security (in mobile, web and cloud), privacy, mobile computing, cloud computing service, experimental software engineering, wireless mobile software engineering, web based services, quality, reliability, distributed systems, performance related Quality of Services (QoS), modern software engineering processes, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) engineering, and systems performance factors. Dr. Yu has publications on Bell Labs Technical Journal, AT&T Technical Journal, IEEE Journal of Selected Areas in Communications, The Journal of Telemedicine and e-Health, Network Protocols and Algorithms Journal, SIMULATION Journal, and various international IEEE conferences. Dr. Yu received the Best Paper Award (Researcher) in 2006 IEEE 8th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services.
Dr. Yu was the Symposia Chair, Quality of Service (QoS) Symposia of the 2001 IEEE International Communication Conference (ICC), He also served in the Technical Program Committee of Globecom (2006, 2005, and 2002) and of ICC (2006, 2005, 2004 and 2001). He was a Technical Program Chair of IEEE International Communications of Quality and Reliability (CQR) Workshop.
He is a senior IEEE member, a steering committee member of the IEEE Communications Society eHealth Technical Committee, the vice chair- publications of the Communications of Quality and Reliability (CQR) Technical Committee of the IEEE Communications Society.


Present Professor, San Jose State University Computer Engineering


1984 Ph.D., Northwestern University

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