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Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, USA, 1984 。 M.S. in Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA, 1981 。 B.S. in Computer Science, Department of Computer Science, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan, 1977。 University Chair Professor, National Chengchi University, August 2004 – present 。 Dean, College of Science, National Chengchi University, August 2006 – July 2012 。 Director, Center for Teaching and Learning Development, National Chengchi University, March 2008 – July 2008 。 Professor (Joint Appointment), Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, August 2004 – present 。 Researcher (Joint Appointment), Research Center for Information Technology Innovation, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, August 2012 - present 。 Professor, Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, August 1991 – July 2004 。 Chairman, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, August 2001 – July 2004 。 Director, Computer and Communications Center, National Tsing Hua University, 1994 – 1996 。 Visiting Specialist, National Science Council (at Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University), 1990 。 Member of Technical Staff, Bell Communications Research, USA, 1986 – 1990 。 Adjunct Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Polytechnic University, New York, USA, 1988 – 1990 。 Research Scientist, Unisys Inc., USA, 1984 – 1986 。 AWARD: Best Dissertation Supervision Award, Taiwan Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 2011。 Distinguished Research Fellow Award, National Science Council, 2008 (Highest honor from National Science Council)。 Distinguished Engineering Professor Award, Chinese Institute of Engineers, 2006。 Research Fellow Award, National Science Council, 2005 - 2007。 Research Fellow Award, National Science Council, 2002 - 2004。 Who’s Who in the Republic of China, Government Information Office, Executive Yuan, 2001。 Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, 2000 - 2001。 Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, 1998 - 1999。 Distinguished Research Award, National Science Council, 1996 - 1997。 RESEARCH INTEREST: Cloud Databases, Big Data Analytics, Top-k Queries, Data Stream Processing and Analysis, Data Mining, Multimedia Information Systems。 Journal Papers: C.Y. Lin, J.L. Koh, A.L.P. Chen, “Determining k-Most Demanding Products with Maximum Expected Number of Total Customers,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (to appear). Y.C. Fan and A.L.P. Chen, 2012, “Energy Efficient Schemes for Accuracy-Guaranteed Sensor Data Aggregation using Scalable Counting,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 24, No. 8, pp. 1463-1477. C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu, S.J. Yen, Y. Cheng, A.L.P. Chen, 2011, “On-Line Rule Matching for Event Prediction,” The VLDB Journal, 20(3): 303-334. E.T. Wang and A.L.P. Chen, 2011, “Mining Frequent Itemsets over Distributed Data Streams by Continuously Maintaining a Global Synopsis," Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 252-299. N.S. Yen, J.L. Tsai, P.L. Chen, H.Y. Lin, A.L.P. Chen, 2011, “Effects of Typographic Variables on Eye Movement Measures in Reading Chinese from the Screen,” Behaviour & Information Technology, 30(6), 797-808. Y.C. Fan and A.L.P. Chen, November 2010, “Efficient and Robust Schemes for Sensor Data Aggregation based on Linear Counting,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 21, No. 11, pp. 1675-1691. N.H. Liu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, July 2010, “Identifying Prototypical Melodies by Extracting Approximate Repeating Patterns from Music Works,” Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp.1181-1198. E.T. Wang and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, “A Novel Hash-based Approach for Mining Frequent Itemsets over Data Streams Requiring Less Memory Space,” Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Springer, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp.132-172. D.Y. Chiu, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, “Efficient Frequent Sequence Mining by a Dynamic Strategy Switching Algorithm,” The VLDB Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp.303-327. C.W. Cho, Y.H. Wu and A.L.P. Chen, 2009, "Effective Database Transformation and Efficient Support Computation for Mining Sequential Patterns," Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp.23-51. H.C. Chen, Y.H. Wu, Y.C. Soo and A.L.P. Chen, 2008, “Continuous Query Processing over Music Streams Based on Approximate Matching Mechanisms,” ACM/Springer Multimedia Systems Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp.51-70. Y.H. Wu, C.M. Chiang and A.L.P. Chen, 2007, “Hiding Sensitive Association Rules with Limited Side Effects,” IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp.29-42.