Professor Martin D.F. Wong obtained his B.S. degree in Mathematics from the University of Toronto in 1979, and received his Master’s degree in Mathematics in 1981 and Ph.D. degree in Computer Science in 1987 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). He is currently the Edward C. Jordan Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Executive Associate Dean of the College of Engineering at UIUC. Professor Wong is a world-renowned scholar in the area of Electronic Design Automation (EDA). A prolific scholar, he has published over 450 refereed articles at top journals and conferences. Professor Wong has graduated 50 Ph.D. students and many of them now holds leadership position in industry and academia. His research interests include EDA, combinatorial optimization, graph algorithms, parallel processing, cloud computing and machine learning. He is a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) for his contributions to the algorithmic aspects of EDA, and he has won a number of prestigious awards from ACM and IEEE. He has also been given the Distinguished Alumni Educator Award in Computer Science at UIUC.
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