Chia-Wen Lin received his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University (EE/NTHU), Hsinchu, Taiwan, in January 2000. He has been with EE/NTHU since August 2007. Prior to joining EE/NTHU, he worked for the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University (CSIE/CCU), Chiayi, Taiwan from August 2000 to July 2007. He was with the Information and Communications Research Laboratories, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ICL/ITRI), Hsinchu, Taiwan, during 1992-2000, where his final post was Section Manager. He served as a visiting scholar at the Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, USA during April-August 2000, a visiting professor at Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China, during July-August 2002. His research interests include visual content analysis and processing, and video networking.

    Dr. Lin was named IEEE Fellow for his contributions to multimedia coding and editing in 2018. He is also a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (2018~2019). He was a recipient of the 2000 and 2001 Ph.D. Thesis Awards presented by the Acer Foundation and the Ministry of Education, R.O.C., respectively. His paper won the Young Investigator Award presented by SPIE VCIP 2005. He was awarded the Young Faculty Awards (2005~2007) presented by National Chung Cheng University and the Ta-You Wu Memorial Awards (2006~2009) presented by National Science Council (NSC), Taiwan. He also receives the Young Investigator Project Awards (2011~2014) from NSC, Taiwan. He has served on the editorial board of IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Multimedia Magazine, Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, and Signal Processing: Image Communication. He has served as a Guest Co-Editor of five special issues for IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, and Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, respectively. He is Chair of the Multimedia Systems and Applications Technical Committee of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society. He was TPC Co-Chair of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME) 2010 and Special Session Co-Chair of IEEE ICME 2009. H will serve as General Co-Chair of IEEE VCIP 2018 and TPC Co-Chair of IEEE ICIP 2019.