(¿à¸ò¼) received a B.S.E.E. degree from National Taiwan University in 1980, and
M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign in 1984 and 1987, respectively.
He is a professor in the Graduate Institute of Biomedical Electronics and
Bioinformatics, the Department of Computer Science & Information Engineering
and the Department of Electrical Engineering at National Taiwan University. He
is a vice superintendent of National Taiwan University Hospital. He is the
chairman of Taiwan Network Information Center. He was a visiting professor in
the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of
Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA. He was also a guest Professor at University of
Dortmund, Germany and a visiting senior computer system engineer in the Center
for Supercomputing Research and Development at the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign. Dr. Lai holds 6 Taiwan patents and 3 USA patents currently.
His current research interests are SOC low power computing, Medical
Prof. Lai is one of the founders of the Institute of Information &
Computing Machinery. He is also a member of Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Tau Phi, ACM,
Chinese Institute of Engineers. Dr. Lai is the chairman of Taiwan Internet
Content Rating Foundation. He received the Taiwan Fuji Xerox Research award in
1991. Dr. Lai is a senior member of IEEE and included in "Who's Who in Science
and Engineering" and "Who's Who in the World."