This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: Benjamin C. Lok Curriculum Vitae – December 14, 2011 CONTACT CSE E544 Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering University of Florida – P.O. Box 116120 Gainesville, FL 32611-6120 (352) 450-6308 (voice), (352) 392-1220 (fax), [email protected], http://www.cise.ufl.edu/~lok EMPLOYMENT (August 2009 – present) Associate Professor with tenure – Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida (August 2003 – August 2009) Assistant Professor – University of Florida. (August 2010 – present) Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board, Shadow Learning, Inc. , Gainesville, FL (June 2006 – present) Adjunct Associate Professor – Department of Surgery, Georgia Health Sciences University (August 2002 – July 2003) Post Doctoral Research Fellow – University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Advisor: Professor Larry F. Hodges EDUCATION University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Ph.D. in Computer Science (May 2002), Advisor: Professor Frederick P. Brooks, Jr. Dissertation: Interacting with Dynamic Real Objects in Virtual Environments M.S. in Computer Science (May 1999), Advisor: Professor Gary Bishop University of Tulsa B.S. in Computer Science ( magna cum laude ), Minor in Mathematics (May 1997), Advisor: Professor Sujeet Shenoi HONORS Keynote Speaker at 8 th International Symposium on Visual Computing, Las Vegas, NV (2011) Steering Committee: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference (2009-present) General Chair: IEEE Virtual Reality 2013 Program Chair: IEEE Virtual Reality 2011, IEEE Virtual Reality 2010, ACM VRST 2009, IEEE/ACM ISMAR 2009 (Area Co-Chair) Speaker at the National Academy of Science Kavli France-US Frontiers of Science Symposium in Roscoff, France (2008) IEEE Virtual Reality 2008 Best Paper NSF Career Award (2007) University of Florida Student ACM Chapter’s CISE Teacher of the Year (2005) ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics 2003 Top 3 Paper (2003) Link Foundation Fellowship in Advanced Simulation and Training (2001) National Science Foundation Fellowship (1997) Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship (1995) MENTORING PhD students ( Joon Hao Chuah , Shivashankar Halan, Diego Rivera-Gutierrez, Andrew Robb, Michael Borish, Andrew Cordar ) MS students ( Vaishnavi Krishnan, Doaa El-Sheik, Guangyun Hu, Yashit Bash) Post-doctoral fellow ( Dr. Regis Kopper ) Visiting students ( Xiaoning Li ) Post-Doctoral Fellows Alumni 2011, Aaron Kotranza 2010, Yong Ho Hwang 2008, Andrew Raij Ph.D. Alumni Lok Page 2 2011, Dr. Brent Rossen (Software Development Engineer In Team, Microsoft) 2009, Dr. Aaron Kotranza (Chief Technology Officer, Shadow Learning, Inc.) 2009, Dr. John Quarles (Assistant Professor, University of Texas at San Antonio), LINK Fellow 2008, Dr. Andrew Raij (Assistant Professor, University of South Florida) 2008, Dr. Kyle Johnsen (Assistant Professor, University of Georgia), HMMI Grad Student Mentor Award M.S. Alumni 2011, Mallory McManamon (Amazon) 2010, Shivashankar Halan (PhD program, University of Florida)...
View Full Document
- Spring '08