Academic Advisor & Advisory Committee

Departmental Academic Advisor (DAA)

Prof. Vijayakumar Bhagavatula is the Associate Dean for Graduate and Faculty Affairs of the College of Engineering and the U.A. and Helen Whitaker Professor of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University.

Prof. Bhagavatula received B. Tech and M. Tech (Electrical Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 1975 and 1977 respectively and his PhD (Electrical Engineering) from Carnegie Mellon University in 1980. His research interests include Error Correction Codes, Signal/Image Processing and Pattern Recognition. Prof. Kumar is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA), the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR), SPIE and IEEE.

Departmental Advisory Committee (DAC)

Chairman                           

Vice-Chairman

  • Prof. SURI Neeraj

    TUD Chair Professor
    Dependable Systems & Software 
    Department of Computer Science
    TU Darmstadt

Members

  • Mr CHENG Rocky

    Vice President (Local & Cross-border Collaboration)
    Hong Kong Computer Society

    General Manager
    Information Technology Department
    Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited

  • Prof. GUO Minyi

    Zhiyuan Chair Professor
    Head of Department of Computer Science and Engineering
    Director of Embedded and Pervasive Computing Center
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University

  • Mr LAM Y.F. James

    Principal
    Lions College

    Ex-officio
    Hong Kong Subsidised Secondary Schools Council

  • Mr LEUNG K.M. Michael

    President
    Hong Kong Computer Society

    Chief Information and Operations Officer
    China CITIC Bank International

  • Ir Dr LEUNG R.P.H. Karl

    Head
    Department of Information Technology
    Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Chai Wan)

  • Prof. LU Jian

    Vice President
    Director of State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology
    Nanjing University

  • Prof. MUTKA Matt W.

    Professor and Chairperson
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering
    Michigan State University

  • Prof. WU Jie

    Associate Vice Provost for International Affairs
    Chair and Laura H. Carnell Professor 
    Department of Computer and Information Sciences 
    College of Science and Technology 
    Temple University

  • Dr ZHOU Jingren

    Vice President
    Alibaba Group

Ex-officio Members

  • Prof. MAN H.C.

    Dean
    Faculty of Engineering
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Prof. LU Qin

    Professor and Interim Head
    Department of Computing
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Internal Members

  • Dr CHAN Henry

    Associate Professor and Associate Head
    Department of Computing
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Dr SHAO Zili

    Associate Professor and Associate Head
    Department of Computing
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Prof. ZHANG Lei

    Chair Professor and Associate Head
    Department of Computing
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University