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Dr. Yi Pan
Distinguished University Professor and Interim Associate Dean
Department of Computer Science
Georgia State University
25 Park Place, Room 744
Atlanta, GA 30302-5060, USA
Phone: (404) 413-5719 (CS) -5432 (Biology)
Fax: (404) 413-5717
email: yipan at gsu.edu
http://www.cs.gsu.edu/pan

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Yi Pan was born in Jiangsu, China. He entered Tsinghua University in March 1978 with the highest college entrance examination score among all 1977 high school graduates in Jiangsu Province. Dr. Pan is a Distinguished University Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science and Professor of the Department of Computer Information Systems at Georgia State University. Dr. Pan received his B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees in computer engineering from Tsinghua University, China, in 1982 and 1984, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Pittsburgh, USA, in 1991.

Dr. Pan's research interests include parallel and cloud computing, wireless networks, and bioinformatics. Dr. Pan has published more than 330 papers including over 150 SCI journal papers and 50 IEEE Transactions papers. In addition, he has edited/authored 39 books. He has received many awards from organizations such as IEEE, NSF, AFOSR, JSPS, IBM, ISIBM, IISF and Mellon Foundation. Dr. Pan has served as an editor-in-chief or editorial board member for 15 journals including 7 IEEE Transactions and a guest editor for 12 special issues for 10 journals including 2 IEEE Transactions. He has organized numerous international conferences and workshops and has delivered over 40 keynote speeches at international conferences around the world.

Dr. Pan is a "Great Master Face-to-Face" Series Speaker (2012), an IEEE Distinguished Speaker (2000-2002), a Yamacraw Distinguished Speaker (2002), a Shell Oil Colloquium Speaker (2002), and a senior member of IEEE. He is listed in Men of Achievement, Who's Who in Midwest, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Education, Who's Who in Computational Science and Engineering, and Who's Who of Asian Americans.


Recent News

  • TV Documentary of My Life at GSU from Jiangsu TV Station (Worldwide) , (Within China)
  • Video of My Interview by Bio Discovery
  • GSU's CIS Graduate Program Ranks #8 in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report, 2013
  • GSU ranks #12 in Best Places to Work in Academia in the nation by "The Scientist" in 2011.
  • GSU's Information System Research Ranks No. 2 in the World by Communications of ACM, 2008
  • GSU is one of the "Top 10 IT Innovative Schools to Watch" by Computerworld, 2008
  • GSU is ranked as one of the 108 top research universities in the nation
  • Video of my interview by IBM at ICA CON 2012
  • I am a featured alumnus in Tsinghua University Alumni Newsletter.
  • I am a featured alumnus in the University of Pittsburgh CS Newsletter.
  • My Interview at Ubiquity of ACM.
  • GSU's CS Ph.D. Program Ranks among the Best in the Southeast by NRC
  • GSU's CS Ph.D. Program Ranks High at PhDs.org

    Professional Activities

    Editor-in-Chief

  • International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications (indexed in MEDLINE) (2004- 2012).
  • International Journal of Cloud Computing (IJCC) (2010- present).
  • Wiley Book Series on Bioinformatics (2005-present). || See Official Wiley Web Page for the Series Here.
  • Wiley Book Series on Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing (2007-present).
  • Book Series on Computer and Network Security, World Scientific Publishing Co., (2005-present).

    Associate Editor

  • IEEE Transactions on Computers (2013-Present). || (Electronic Review System)
  • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (2008-2013). || (Electronic Review System)
  • IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (2005-2009). || (Electronic Review System)
  • IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience (2005-present). || (Electronic Review System)
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans (2001-2008). || (Electronic Review System)
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics (2001-2005). || (Electronic Review System)
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C: Applications and Reviews (2001-2002). || (Electronic Review System)

    Editorial Board Member

  • Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (2010-2011).
  • Chinese Journal of Electronics (English Version) (2006-2010).
  • Journal of Frontiers of Computer Science and Technology (2007-present).
  • Chinese Journal of Bioinformatics (in Chinese) (2006-present).
  • Journal of Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics (2006-present).
  • Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (2004-2008).
  • Optimization Letters (2006-present).
  • The Journal of Supercomputing (1999-2006).
  • International Journal of Security and Networks (2005-present).
  • LNCS Transactions on Computational Systems Biology (2004-present).
  • Journal of Mobile Multimedia (2004-present).
  • International Journal of Computers and Applications (2003-2005).
  • Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing Practices (1998-2004).
  • International Journal of Parallel and Distributed Systems and Networks (1997-2002).

    Guest Editor

  • CFP || Special Issue on "Bioinformatics and Computational Biology" of Tsinghua Science and Technology, Vol. 19, No. 6, Nov. 2014.
  • Special Issue on "Bioinformatics and Computational Biology" of Tsinghua Science and Technology, Vol. 18, No. 5, Oct. 2013.
  • Special Issue on "Bioinformatics and Computational Biology" of Tsinghua Science and Technology, Vol. 17, No. 6, Dec. 2012.
  • Special Issue on "Selected Papers from ISBRA '09" of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Vol. 7, No. 4, Oct.-Dec. 2010.
  • Special Issue on "Selected Papers from ISBRA '08" of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Vol. 6, No. 2, April-June 2009.
  • Special Issue on "Selected Papers from ISBRA '07" of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Vol. 5, No. 3, July-September 2008.
  • Special Issue on "Selected Papers from IWBRA '06" of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Vol. 4, No. 4, Oct.-Dec. 2007.
  • Special Issue on "Computational NanoBioscience" of IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience, Vol. 6, No. 1, March 2007.
  • Special Issue on "Mobility, Paging and Quality of Service Management for Future Wireless Networks" of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Journal 2005.
  • Special Issue on "Coding and Its Applications in CDMA Wireless Systems " of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Journal 2003.
  • Special Issue on "Parallel and Distributed Scientific and Engineering Computing " of Parallel Computing, Vol. 29, No. 11-12, Nov.-Dec. 2003.
  • Special Issue on "Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies" of IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol.E86-D No.9, September 2003.
  • Special Issue on "Parallel and Distributed Data Mining" of Distributed and Parallel Databases: An International Journal, (DPD) Vol. 11, Issue 2, March 2002.
  • Special Issue on "Parallel Computing with Optical Interconnections" Informatica - An International Journal, Vol. 22, No. 3, 1998.
  • Special Issue on "Computing on Bus-Based Architectures" of Parallel Processing Letters, Vol. 8, No. 3, 1998.
  • Special Issue on PDCS '97 of International Journal of Parallel and Distributed Systems and Networks, Vol. 1, No. 4, 1998.

    Conferences

  • Honorary/Program/General/Steering Chair: (CBD 2015) , (IBM ICA CON 2015) , (ISBRA 2015) , (CBD 2014) , (ISBRA 2014) , (IBM ICA CON 2014) , (IAT 2013) , (WI 2013) , (iCAST 2013 and UMEDIA 2013) , (ISBAST 2013) , (CSA 2012) , (BIBM 2011) , (ISBRA 2011) , (ICBBT 2011) , (ICISE 2010) , (GCC 2010) , (ISPA 2010) , (ICA3PP 2010) , (ISBRA 2010) , (ICA3PP 2009) , (ISBRA 2009) , (PDCAT 2008) , (WCIGE 2008) , (ICA3PP 2008) , (IBW 2008) , (ICDCS 2008) , (ISBRA 2008) , (BIBM 2007) , (GCC 2007) , (ISBRA 2007) , (HPDMA 2007) , (ICA3PP 2007) , (IBW 2007) , (BioGrid 2006) , (GrC 2006) ,  (BICC 2006) , (DASC 2006) , (IWBRA 2006) , (SECABC Fall 2005) , (ISPA 2005) , (WSNS 2005) , (IWBRA 2005) , (Wirelesscom 2005) , (HiPCoMB 2005) , (IEEE IPDPS 2005) , (SECABC Winter 2004) , (GCC 2004), (INFO 2004) , (HPSEC 2004) , (IEEE IPDPS 2004) , (IEEE PDSEC 2004) , (IEEE VTC 2003 Symposium on DBMWN) , (HPSECA 2003) , (PDSECA 2003) , (HPSECA 2002) , (HPSECA 2001) , (PDSECA 2001) , (HPSECA 2000) . (IEEE WOCS '99) . (PDCS '99) .
  • Program Committee Member: (INFOCOM 2014), (INFOCOM 2013), (INFOCOM 2012), (INFOCOM 2011), (INFOCOM 2010), (UWCSN 2014)) , (IJCBS 2009) , (OSB 2008) , (ICYCS 2008) , (PAKDD 2007) , (OSB 2007) , (GPC 2006) , (IMSCCS 2006) , (IBW 2006) , (BIOT 2006) , (ACM BIOKDD 2005) , (IEEE ICPADS 2005) , (IEEE IPDPS 2005) , (WCNC 2005) , (BIOT 2005) , (MDC 2005) , (ICC '05 NGNUS) , (ICPP 2004) , (ICESS 2004) , (CIS 2004) , (ICBA 2004) , (BIOT 2004) , (SECABC 2004) , (NPC 2004) , (CIT 2004) , (HPDM 2004) , (IEEE MASS 2004) , (IEEE ICC 2004) , (ISCA PDCS 2004) , (IEEE INFOCOM 2004) , (IEEE IPDPS 2004) , (IEEE Globecom 2003) , (GCC 2003) , (IEEE ICC 2003) , (ICWL 2003) , (PDCS 2003) , (APDCM 2003) , (MWN 2003) , (WOC 2003) , (ANNSS 2003) , (GCC 2002) , (CW 2002) , (MDB 2002) , (HPDM 2002) , (PDCAT 2002) , (ICA3PP 2002) , (WOC 2002) , (APDCM 2002) , (PDCS 2002) , (HPCS 2002) , (CIC 2002) , (ANNSS 2002) , (CIKM 2001) , (ICPP 2001), (WNMC 2001), (ICPADS 2001), (PDCAT 2001) , (CIC 2001) , (APDCM 2001) , (PDDM 2001) , (ANNSS 2001) , (CICS 2001) , (ICA3PP 2000) , (ISPAN 2000) , (IS2000) , (SPIE PDMIP 2000) , (ICPADS 2000), (Info 2000) , (HPCAsia 2000), (ITCC 2000), (PDCAT 2000). (PDCS '99) , (SPIE PDMIP '99) , (ICYCS'99), (ISPANW '99), (PDPTA '99), (CISST '99), (APWeb '99),

    Publications

  • Over 150 journal papers with over 50 papers published in various IEEE/ACM journals.
  • Over 150 papers in refereed conferences (including IPDPS, ICPP, ICDCS, INFOCOM, and GLOBECOM).
  • 37 books (including proceedings) . Check my books at Shop Ireland , Amozon.ca , Amozon.com , Allbookstores.com , and Fetchbook.info .
  • His research work has been cited over 3123 times based on Google Scholar.

    Honors and Awards

  • Keynote Speaker at BigDataSE 2015, Helsinki, Finland, 20-22 August, 2015.
  • Keynote Speaker at CBD 2014, Nov. 20-22, 2014, Huangshan, China.
  • Keynote Speaker at WI 2014, August 11-14, 2014, Warsaw, Poland.
  • Keynote Speaker at IAT 2014, August 11-14, 2014, Warsaw, Poland.
  • keynote speaker at GSU's MBDAF Research Day, June 13th, 2014, Atlanta, GA.
  • Keynote Speaker at HPCC 2013, EUC 2013, CSS 2013, Zhangjiajie, China, Nov. 13-15, 2013.
  • Keynote Speaker at ChinaGrid 2013, Changchun, China, August 22-23, 2013.
  • Keynote Speaker at TrustCom 2013, ISPA 2013, IUCC 2013, Melbourne, Australia, July 16-18, 2013.
  • Keynote Speaker at CMCB 2013, Suzhou, China, June 14-16, 2013.
  • Keynote Speaker at CloudFlow 2013, Boston, USA, May 20-24, 2013.
  • Keynote Speaker at ICICES 2013, Chennai, India, Feb. 21-22, 2013.
  • Best Paper Award, The 8th International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN), December 14-16, 2012.
  • Keynote Speaker at WCC 2012, Jeju, Korea, Nov. 22-25, 2012.
  • Keynote Speaker at iCETS 2012, Tianjin, China, August 29-31, 2012.
  • Keynote Speaker at CloudCon 2012, Dalian, China, August 28-30, 2012.
  • Keynote Speaker at CSSS 2012, Nanjing, China, August 11-13, 2012.
  • Keynote Speaker at BICOB 2012, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, March 12 - 14, 2012.
  • The 2011 Best Paper Award for the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics (with a cash prize of US$2000), November 2011.
  • 2011 IBM Faculty Award , August 2011,
  • Keynote Speaker at TrustCom 2011 , ICESS 2011 , and FCST 2011 , Changsha, China, Nov. 16-18, 2011.
  • Keynote Speaker at iCAST 2011, Dalian, China, Sept. 27-30, 2011.
  • Keynote Speaker at ETDC 2011, College of Electronic Technology BaniWalid, Libya Sept. 13-15, 2011.
  • 2010 IBM Faculty Award , August 2010,
  • Keynote Speaker at ICISE 2010, Hangzhou, China, Dec. 3-5, 2010.
  • Keynote Speaker at CCCM 2010, Yangzhou, China, August 20-22, 2010.
  • Keynote Speaker at CIT 2010, Bradford, UK, June 29-July 1, 2010.
  • Keynote Speaker at ICFCC 2010, Wuhan, China, May 21-24, 2010.
  • Keynote Speaker at ICISE 2009, Nanjing, China, Dec. 18-20, 2009.
  • Keynote Speaker at NSS 2009, Gold Coast, Australia, Oct. 19-21, 2009. (cancelled due to schedule conflict).
  • Plenary Keynote Award, ISIBM IJCBS 2009, Shanghai, China, August 2009.
  • Keynote Speaker at IJCBS 2009, Shanghai, China, August 3-6, 2009.
  • Keynote Speaker at BIOCOMP 2009, Las Vegas, July 13-16, 2009. (cancelled due to schedule conflict)
  • Keynote Speaker at ICYCS 2008, Zhang Jia Jie, Hunan, China, November 18-21, 2008.
  • Plenary Speaker at ANNIE 2008, Rolla, MO, Nov. 9-12, 2008.
  • Keynote Speaker at PDSEC 2008, Miami, FL, April 18, 2008.
  • Outstanding Achievement Award, 7th IEEE BIBE Conference, Harvard University, USA, Oct. 2007.
  • Keynote Speaker at BIBE '07, Cambridge - Boston, Massachusetts, USA, October 15-17, 2007.
  • Invited Speaker of Distinguished Lecture Series, School of Computing and Information Sciences at FIU, Oct. 5, 2007.
  • Keynote Speaker at AINA '07, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, May 21-23, 2007.
  • Plenary Speaker at DMB '06, Hong Kong, December 18-22, 2006.
  • Keynote Speaker at DPCS '06, Xian, China, October 19-21, 2006. Related news.
  • Keynote Speaker at IECT '05, Chengdu, China, September 29, 2005. Related news.
  • Keynote Speaker at IEEE CIT '05, Shanghai, China, September 21-24, 2005.
  • Keynote Speaker at IEEE GrC '05, Beijing, China, July 25-27, 2005.
  • Keynote Speaker at MAICS '05, Dayton, Ohio, USA, April 2005.
  • Distinguished Speaker in the CS Distinguished Speaker Series, UD, April 15, 2005.
  • Distinguished Speaker in the CIS Distinguished Speaker Series, IUPUI, Sept. 24, 2004.
  • JSPS-NSF Senior Invitation Fellowship, 2004.
  • Keynote Speaker at ICCIC '04, Las Vegas, USA, June 2004.
  • Keynote Speaker at PMEO-PDS '04, Santa Fe, USA, April 2004.
  • Keynote Speaker at PDCAT '03, Chengdu, China, 27-29 August 2003.
  • Keynote Speaker at ISPA '03, Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Japan, July 2-4, 2003.
  • Keynote Speaker at PDSECA '02, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, April 19, 2002.
  • Yamacraw Distinguished Speaker, Savannah, GA (Oct. 2002),
  • Distinguished Visitor, HPC Lab at UNM, (August 2002),
  • Visiting Researcher Support Program Award from the International Information Science Foundation based in Japan (2001),
  • Distinguished Visitor, IEEE Computer Society (2000 - 2002),
  • Outstanding Scholarship Award of the College of Arts and Sciences at University of Dayton (1999),
  • Invitation Fellowship from Japan Society for Promotion of Science (1998),
  • Recognition Award from the International Association of Science and Technology for Development (1998),
  • AFOSR Summer Faculty Research Fellowship (1997),
  • IEEE Senior Member (1997),
  • Research Opportunity Award from U. S. National Science Foundation (1994 and 1996),
  • Best Paper Award at PDPTA '96 (1996),
  • Listed in the 16th edition of Men of Achievement (1995).
  • IEEE Computer Society certificate of appreciation (1994).
  • Summer Research Fellowship from the Research Council of the University of Dayton (1993),
  • Andrew Mellon Fellowship from Mellon Foundation (1990).
  • First Rank in the College Entrance Examination in Jiangsu Province among all 1977 high school graduates (1977).

    Research Grants

  • The National Institutes of Health (NIH),
  • The National Science Foundation (NSF),
  • The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC),
  • Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR),
  • U. S. Air Force (USAF),
  • International Information Science Foundation (IISF),
  • Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS),
  • Hong Kong Research Grant Council (RGC),
  • The States of Georgia and Ohio.

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    Courses Taught at GSU

    Spring 2013:

  • CSC 8910 BioCloud
  • CSC8999 MSc Thesis Research
  • CSC9999 PhD Dissertation Research

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