Dr. Ruhai Wang is a Professor in Phillip M. Drayer Department of Electrical Engineering at Lamar University, Texas. His current research interests include space networks, deep-space communications and interplanetary Internet (IPN), computer networks, cybersecurity, and Internet of Things (IoTs). He has published more than 100 research papers in international journals and conferences proceedings. He received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from New Mexico State University in 2001.
Dr. Wang is currently an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems (T-AES) and IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine (AES-M). He also served as an Associate Editor and a Guest Editor for a number of international journals, such as Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (Wiley), the Journal of Security and Communication Networks (Wiley).
Dr. Wang has also frequently served as a Technical Program Committee chair/Co-Chair for international conferences/workshops, such as the IEEE COMSOC flagship conference, International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2007) Wireless Communications Symposium and the 2008 International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications (IWSSC 2008). In addition, he gave technical tutorials on tactical space networks at well-known IEEE MILCOM and ICC conferences.