Professor of Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Professor of Computer Engineering Program
Departmental Research Area
Wireless Communications & Networking
Individual Research Interest
P2P networks, Wireless and multimedia networks, Cognitive radio and cooperative networks, Cross-layer network design and optimization.
Prof Tsang was born and raised in Hong Kong. He received his BSc degree in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Winnipeg in Canada. He then obtained his BEng and MASc degrees both in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University of Nova Scotia in Canada. He received his PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.
Upon the completion of his PhD degree, he joined the Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computing Science, Dalhousie University, where he was an Assistant Professor in the Computing Science Division. While he was in Canada, he also registered as a Professional Engineer in the province of Nova Scotia. Prof Tsang has taught many courses in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, and published actively in scientific journals. His current research interests include congestion control in the Internet, IP multicast, quality of service guarantee in the Internet, QoS in wireless LANs, and optical network design and routing. He is currently an editor of the Journal of Optical Networking published by the Optical Society of America.