Biography
Dr. Weizhe Zhang is currently a Professor and Ph.D. Supervisor in the School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, China. He received his B.Eng, M.Eng and Ph.D. degree of Engineering in computer science and technology in 1999, 2001 and 2006 respectively from Harbin Institute of Technology. He has been a visiting professor at the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), USA, from Aug. 2013 to Aug 2014. He has been a visiting scholar at the Department of Computer Science, University of Houston (UH), USA, from Aug. 2005 to Feb 2006. He is the Associate Editor or Editorial Board of International Journal of Grid and Distributed Computing (IJGDC), International Journal of Future Generation Communication and Networking (IJFGCN), International Journal of Hybrid Information Technology (IJHIT), International Journal of Security and Its Applications (IJSIA), International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing(IJGHPC).He serves as the Guest Editor of International Journal of Grid and Distributed Computing (IJGDC). He has served as the General Chair of Workshop on Networking and Communication 2014 Fourth. He has served as the Session Chair of the 2013 International Conference on Computer and Applications (CCA 2013), the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2012), and the 7th IFIP International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing (NPC 2010). He has served as PC member for a number of conferences, e.g., The 11th IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems(ICESS 2014), the Second International Workshop on Real Time and Embedded Systems, the IFIP International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing (NPC 2011 and NPC 2012). He also serves as a peer reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Systems, Journal of Information Science and Engineering, International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making. Dr. Zhang has published around 100 scientific papers in the well-established journals including Computing, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Studies in Informatics and Control, Science in China (Series F), IEICE Transaction on Information and Systems, 中国科学, 软件学报,计算机学报, 计算机研究与发展, 电子学报 and in the reputable conferences such as IEEE CLUSTER, IEEE IPDPS, IEEE ICPADS, ACM CIKM, IFIP NPC etc. He conducts research in high performance computing, parallel and distributed system, cloud computing, real-time computing and computer network&security. He is a member of the IEEE , ACM, IEICE and CCF (China Computer Federation).