Born to Chong Pu Lu and Shu Sheng Fan in Chongqing, Sichuan, China.
Obtains a Master of Science from Rice University, followed by a Doctor of Philosophy from Rice University in 1987.
Is an assistant prof. at Texas A&M Univ., then is an associate prof. in 1993 and a prof. in 1998 through today; Wins an NSF Award in 1988.
Is a panelist at the IEEE Workshop on Imprecise and Approximate Computation; Wins the Texas Adv. Tech Award and again in 1996, 1998 and 2002.
Is an associate editor of the “Journal of Computing and Information” until 1997.
Is an associate editor of “Information Science” until 1997 and again from 2002 to 2003.
Is conference chair of the 5th, 6th and 7th Intl. Confs. of Comp. Sci. and Informatics through 2003; Wins the Texas Advanced Research Award.
Is a Webb Faculty Fellow at the Texas A&M University Dwight Look College of Engineering.
Publishes the book “Arithmetic and Logic in Computer Systems” by John Wiley & Sons and book chapters by CRC in 2003 and Nova Publishers in 2005.
Serves on the review panel of the NSF (National Science Foundation).
Is a guest editor of the “Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Scientific and Academic Publishing.”
Is the keynote speaker at the Third Annual International Conference on Management, Economic and Social Development.
Is the general chair at the International Conference on Control Engineering and Mechanical Design.
Is co-chair of the Third Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Mechanical Automation.
Serves on the editorial board of “Scientific Pages of Industrial Biotechnology” and as honorable editor of “Robotics and Automation.”
Receives the Innovative Award from the International Conference of Computational Science and Computational Intelligence.
Is a topics editor of the “Informatics” through today.
Is the technical program conference chair at the International Conference on Foundations Computer Science and Software Engineering.
Is the keynote speaker at the Sixth Annual International Conference on Information Technology and Applications.
Is associate editor of the “IEEE Transactions on ITS” and the “IEEE Transactions on NNLS” through today.