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Member at Large - Tom Hou

Tom Hou

Tom Hou is Bradley Distinguished Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech, USA. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering in 1998. During 1997-2002, he was a researcher at Fujitsu Labs in California. Prof. Hou was named an IEEE Fellow for contributions to modeling and optimization of wireless networks. His research was recognized by five best paper awards from IEEE and two paper awards from ACM. He holds five U.S. patents. He served as an Area Editor of IEEE Transaction on Wireless Communications (Wireless Networking area), and an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications – Cognitive Radio Series, and IEEE Wireless Communications. Currently, he is an Editor of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking. He is Chair of IEEE INFOCOM’s Steering Committee and a ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer.