Lin Cai, Ph. D. (Waterloo)
Professor, Professional Engineer of BC 
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
University of Victoria
  Victoria , BC, Canada,  V8W 3P6
Office: EOW 317
Tel: 1-250-721-8691, Fax: 1-250-721-6052
Email: cai at ece dot uvic dot ca

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Lin Cai received the M.A.Sc. and PhD degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, in 2002 and 2005, respectively. Since 2005, she has been with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Victoria, where she is currently a Professor. Her research interests span several areas in communications and networking, with a focus on network protocol and architecture design supporting emerging multimedia traffic over wireless, mobile, ad hoc, and sensor networks. Dr. Cai has served as a TPC symposium co-chair of the IEEE Globecom'10 and Globecom'13. She has served as a member of the Steering Committee of the IEEE Transactions on Big Data, an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, the EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, the International Journal of Sensor Networks, and the Journal of Communications and Networks, and as the Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE VTS Society. She was a recipient of the NSERC Discovery Accelerator Supplement Grants in 2010 and 2015, respectively, and the Best Paper Awards of the IEEE ICC 2008 and the IEEE WCNC 2011. She is a registered professional engineer of British Columbia, Canada.

Research Interests, Research Projects and Research Group

  • Calculator for directed connectivity, lattice networks (code available upon request) [Paper]
  • Scalable modulation for video streaming [Paper]
  • Scalable video streaming vs. progressive download [Paper]

  • My research interests span several areas in wireless networking and mobile computing:

    What's New

    Call for Papers and Conference Statistics:

  • CFP list for Networking
  • CFP list for Communications
  • Networking conference statistics
  • Cryptography and security related conference
  • Writing and Presentation

         NSERC, CFI, BCKDF, Bell Canada, NTT, Nokia, Com Dev, CRC, CATA, OpNet, QualNet

    Last Update:  Oct. 1, 2011. Copyright 2000-2011 by CAI, Lin.