The IASTED International Conference on
Engineering and Applied Science
Engineering Applications for the 21st Century
December 27 – 29, 2012
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Biography of the General Chair
Ben M. Chen received his B.S. in mathematics and computer science from Xiamen University, China, in 1983, M.S. in electrical engineering from Gonzaga University, USA, in 1988, and PhD in electrical and computer engineering from Washington State University, USA, in 1991. He was a software engineer from 1983 to 1986 in South-China Computer Corporation, Guangzhou, China, and was an assistant professor from 1992 to 1993 at State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA. Since 1993, he has been with Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The National University of Singapore, where he is currently a full professor. Dr. Chen is an IEEE Fellow. He is the author/co-author of 8 research monographs and over 300 journal and conference articles. His current research interests are in systems theory, robust control, unmanned systems, and financial market modeling.