Yuan-Hao Chang (Johnson Chang) received his Ph.D. degree in Networking and Multimedia of Computer Science and Information Engineering from National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, in 2009. He joined Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan as an assistant research fellow between Aug. 2011 and Mar. 2015, and was promoted as an associate research fellow since Mar. 2015. Prior to joining Academia Sinica, he was an assistant professor at the Department of Electronic Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, between Feb. 2010 and Jul. 2011. Previously, he was a software/firmware design engineer in VeriFone, a division of Hewlett-Packard, Taipei, Taiwan.
Dr. Chang has published over 80 research papers in major highly-reputable international journals and conferences. They were mainly published in prestigious journals (e.g., IEEE TC, IEEE TVLSI, IEEE TCAD, ACM TECS, ACM TODAES, and ACM TOS) and conferences (e.g., ACM/IEEE DAC, ACM/IEEE ICCAD, ACM/IEEE ISLPED, ACM/IEEE CODES, and ACM/IEEE DATE). He has been granted for more than 10 US and Taiwan patents. His research received best paper nominations from the prestigious conferences ACM/IEEE DAC 2014, ACM/IEEE CODES 2014, and ACM/IEEE DAC 2007. He also received Ta-You Wu Memorial Award from Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) in 2015, Outstanding Youth Electrical Engineer Award from Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE) in 2014, and Excellent Research Project Award from National Program for Intelligent Electronics (NPIE) of Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) in 2014.
Dr. Chang has served as a program committee member for over 40 important conferences and workshops, and as a reviewer for more than 15 premier journals. He has also served as an invited speaker for over 10 conferences, universities, and institutes. He is a guest editor for Elsevier Microprocessors and Microsystems and Elsevier Journal of Systems Architecture. His research interests include memory/storage systems, operating systems, embedded systems, and real-time systems. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and a Lifetime Member of ACM.