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Dr. Honggang Wang has worked for Bell Labs Lucent Technologies China from 2001 to 2004 as a Member of Technical Staff. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering at University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2009. He is an assistant professor at UMass Dartmouth and is an affiliated faculty member of Advanced Telecommunications Engineering Laboratory at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. His research interests include Wireless Healthcare, Body Area Networks (BAN), Multimedia Sensor Networks, Cyber Security, Wireless Networks and Cyber-physical System. He has published more than 90 papers in his research areas, including more than 30 publications in prestigious IEEE journals such as IEEE TWC, IEEE TM, IEEE TVT, IEEE JSAC, IEEE TITB, IEEE TIFS, IEEE TSG, IEEE CM, IEEE NM, IEEE WCM, IEEE TNSM, IEEE TETC, IEEE System Journal and Pattern Recognition. He also published papers in prestigious conferences such as INFOCOM, ICDCS, ICC, Globecom and ICME.
He is the winner of the Best Paper Award of the 2008 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC). He serves as a Lead Guest Editor of IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (J-BHI) (previous IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine (TITB)) specical issue on "Emerging Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs) for Ubiquitous Healthcare" in 2013, an Associate Editor of IEEE IoT (Interne of Things) Journal, a Guest Editor of IEEE Sensors Journal, an Associate Editor of Wiley's Security and Communication Networks (SCN) Journal and Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies. He also serves as TPC Chair or Co-Chair for several conferences such as TPC Chair of 8th ICST/ACM International Conference on Body Area Networks (BODYNETS 2013). He is the TPC member for IEEE INFOCOM 2013-2014, IEEE ICC 2011-2013, IEEE Globecom 2010-2013, and IEEE ICME 2013. He serves on NSF panel 2012-2013. He currently serves as a Board Co-Director of IEEE MMTC (Technical Committee on Multimedia Communications) Services and Publicity.