Chunming Gao

 

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Chunming Gao, PhD
Assistant Professor
IEEE Member

School of Technology
Michigan Technological University
EERC #312
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931

Phone: 906-487-1657
Email: chgao@mtu.edu

 

Biography: Chunming Gao is an Assistant Professor in the School of Technology's Medical Informatics Graduate Program at Michigan Tech. Gao's areas of expertise are efficient algorithm designs, data analysis and management, systems security, and innovative HCI designs. Gao's research interests are in the areas of big data analysis, security, and privacy; Innovative designs in Human-Computer Interaction; Undergraduate and graduate education. Gao is active in the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society and serves as a reviewer for a variety of IEEE and ACM conferences, such as SIGCHI, SIGCSE, INFOCOM, GLOBECOM. He also serves as the editorial board member of International Journal of Information Science, and the editorial member of Journal of Advanced Computer Science & Technology.

Education

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor (2011--present) School of Technology, Michigan Technological University
  • Main duties: Research, Teaching, and Service.
  • Lecturer (2007-2011) School of Technology, Michigan Technological University
  • Main duties: Teaching, Research, and Service.
  • Senior System/Database Administrator (2005-2007). JRVP Library, Michigan Technological University
  • Main duties: Administered the Voyager Integrated Library System and implemented new applications over the library system network.
  • IT Director/Software Engineer (1991-1999). Bank of China

Research Interests

  • Healthcare Big Data Analysis, Security, and Privacy
  • Innovative Designs in Human-Computer Interaction
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Education

Teaching Experience

Fall 2007 ~ present

  • SAT3711 Advanced Unix/Linux System Administration
  • SAT3210 Introduction to Database Management
  • SAT1200 Introduction to C/C++ programming
  • SAT5141 Healthcare Data Analysis Methods
  • SAT5171 Human-Computer Interaction Research Methods in Healthcare
  • SAT5281 Healthcare Security Management
  • SAT4998 Undergraduate Research
  • SAT4880 Senior Design

Selected Publications

  • Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2015). A Social Network Model with Privacy Preserving and Reliability Assurance and its Applications in Health Care. International Journal of Energy, Information and Communications Vol. 6, Issue 1 (2015), pp45-58.
  • Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2015). A Social Network Model for Big Data Privacy Preserving and Accountability Assurance. 12th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference.
  • Iwane, N., Gao, C. (2014). A Study of Using Handwritten Annotations on Digital Textbooks. Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Advanced Applied Informatics.
  • Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2014). Application of A Blended Active Learning Model in Teaching Computer Programming to Non-majors. The 45th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education.
  • Gao, C., Iwane, N. (2014). Developing a Multi-trust Model for Multi-purpose Healthcare Social Networks. 11th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference.
  • Gao, C., Pastel, R. L., Tan, J. (2013). An Experimental Study of a New Channel for Data Input On Small Mobile Devices. Journal on Knowledge and Data Engineering (JKDE).
  • Li, Z., Chigan, C., Gao, C. (2013) "STCP2: Short-Time Certificate-based Privacy Protection for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE 2013 Wireless Communications and Networking Conference
  • Li, C., Chigan, C., Gao, C. (2013) "Compressive Sensing based Data Collection in VANETs", IEEE 2013 Wireless Communications and Networking Conference
  • Gao, C., Hendrick, E., Schooley, B. (2013) "CloudHealth: Developing A Reliable Cloud Platform for Healthcare Applications", IEEE 2013 International Workshop on Consumer eHealth Platforms, Services and Applications
  • Iwane, N., Gao, C., Yoshida, M. (2013). A Method for knowledge Acquisition from Handwritten Mark on Digital Text. The 2nd International Workshop on Smart Technologies for Energy, Information and Communication.
  • Iwane, N., Gao, C. (2013) "Question Generation for Learner Centered Learning" 2013 IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, ICALT 2013
  • Levin, E., Gao, C., Carter, J. (2012). "Research in Hands-free Control of Digital Photogrammetric 3D Measurements", ISPRS .From Imagery to Mapping workshop, Lisbon
  • Gao,C., Pastel,R., Tan,J. (2012) TiltClick: One-Handed Eyes-Free Numeric and Symbol Input for Calculator Applications, VECIMS 2012
  • Gao,C., Hembroff,G. (2012) Implications of Modified Waterfall Model to the Roles and Education of Health IT Professionals, BDIM 2012
  • Gao,C.(2012) (Poster) Developing a Research EHR based on Private EMRs(accepted), SOPHE Mid-Year Conference 2012
  • Gao,C. (2011) (Thesis) Study of accelerometer assisted single key positioning user input systems, ProQuest 2011
  • Gao,C., Pastel,R. Tan,J. (2010) Yet Another User Input Method(YAUIM): Accelerometer Assisted Single Key Eyes-Free User Input Technique, 2010
  • Gao,C., Kong,F., Tan,J. (2009) HealthAware : Tackling Obesity with Health Aware Smart Phone Systems, 2009
  • Wang, X., J. Mayo, G. C. Hembroff, C. Gao (2009) Detection of Conjunctive Stable Predicates in Dynamic Systems, 2009

Awards and Honors

  • PI: Blended Learning Fund, 2015
  • PI: Research Excellence Fund, 2013
  • PI: Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (2011).
  • Top 10% instructors by student evaluation. (2010)
  • PI: Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (2010).
  • PI: Instructional Improvement and Innovation Grant, Center for Teaching, Learning, and Faculty Development. (2008).

Editorial and Review Activities

  • Editorial board member of the International Journal of Information Science
    Editorial board member of the Journal of Advanced Computer Science & Technology
    Reviewer board member of the International Journal of Computer Networks
  • Reviewer, Journal Article, International Journal of Computer Networks (IJCN). (April 9, 2011 - May 1, 2011).
    Reviewer, Conference Paper, SIGCHI 2011. (January 17, 2011 - February 4, 2011).
    Reviewer, Journal Article, International Journal of Computer Networks (IJCN). (October 15, 2010 - November 15, 2010).
    Reviewer, Journal Article, International Journal of Computer Networks (IJCN). (October 6, 2010 - November 6, 2010).
    Reviewer, Journal Article, SUSCOM. (September 24, 2010 - October 5, 2010).
    Reviewer, Journal Article, International Journal of Computer Networks (IJCN). (July 6, 2010 - August 6, 2010).
    Reviewer, Conference Paper, IEEE Globecom 2010 - Wireless Networking Symposium. (April 24, 2010 - June 21, 2010).
    Reviewer, Conference Paper, 7th International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing (NPC'10). (April 20, 2010 - June 21, 2010).

    Book Manuscript Reviewer, "Introduction to Database Management," Wiley. Elected. (March 1, 2009 - October 30, 2009).
    Book Manuscript Reviewer, "Just Enough Linux," McGraw-Hill Higher Education. Elected. (June 5, 2009 - July 6, 2009).

    Reviewer, Conference Paper, IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation. (February 6, 2008 - February 27, 2008).

Miscellaneous