B.Sc. CUHK, P. G. Dip., M.Sc. CityU, Ph.D. CUHK, MIEEE, MBCS
Department of Electronic Engineering
City University of Hong Kong
83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon
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|Dr. Yeung was born in Hong Kong. He
graduated from The Chinese
University of Hong Kong in 1984 with a B.Sc. degree in
electronics. Upon graduation, he worked as an electronic engineer
in the R&D department of Bondwell Holding Limited. In 1985,
he joined the Computer Centre of the City Polytechnic of Hong
Kong and worked as an analyst/programmer II. His main
duties in the Centre were personal computer (PC) support and PC
local area network (LAN) management. He was promoted to Analyst/Programmer
I in 1988 - the same year in which the polytechnic began to move
to its permanent campus. With his experience in LANs, Dr. Yeung
was assigned to take part in setting up the new campus network.
At that time, the campus network was the largest LAN to be
installed in Hong Kong. In 1989, Dr. Yeung was awarded the
Postgraduate Diploma in Electronic System Designs with Credit by
the City Polytechnic of Hong Kong. This diploma programme was
later converted to a M.Sc. programme and Dr. Yeung was then
awarded the M.Sc. degree in 1991. In 1990, Dr. Yeung
transferred to the Department of Electronic Engineering and
became a Lecturer. Soon after taking up his lectureship, Dr.
Yeung began his Ph.D. study at the Chinese University of Hong
Kong. Under the supervision of Prof. Peter T.
S. Yum, Dr. Yeung finished his Ph.D. degree in information engineering in
Dr. Yeung is active in research and has published many technical papers. He is also active in providing consultancy services to local industry in the areas of computer networking and communication systems. His clients include Hong Kong Education Department, Huchison Telecom, City Telecom (HK) Limited, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Truly GSM Technologies Ltd., Modern Terminal Ltd., IVRS, Mass Transit Railway Corp., and Breakthrough Ltd. Dr Yeung is also a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and a Cisco Certified Academy Instructor (CCAI). He is currently the laboratory director of Teletraffics and Networking Team (TNT) of EE department. With his strong contacts in the field, Dr Yeung's industry experience has enriched his teaching and transformed him into a practical, hands-on teacher. His teaching philosophy involves helping students apply their knowledge in solving real-life problems. In the past few years, Dr Yeung has devoted his time and energy in establishing a quality Internet systems laboratory environment for student use. With this simulated environment, student learning is enhanced by the opportunity to solve everyday problems. Dr Yeung has received much positive feedback, from students and peers, for this work. In 2000-2001, Dr Yeung was elected the Outstanding Teacher of the Year by the Department of Electronic Engineering. In 2001-2002, he is one of the recipients of City University's Teaching Excellence Awards.
RESEARCH INTERESTSInternet Systems, Data Communications & Networking, LANs, VOD Systems, Multimedia Systems, Information Delivery Systems