Dr. rer. nat. Chuan-Kang Ting

Associate Professor

Computational Intelligence Lab
Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering
National Chung Cheng University

Office:

EA.506

E-Mail:

ckting_AT_cs.ccu.edu.tw

Phone:

+886-(0)5-272 0411 ext. 33115

Fax:

+886-(0)5-272 0859

   
Education
  • Dr. rer. nat., Computer Science, University of Paderborn, Germany (10/2002 - 10/2005)
  • M.S., National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan (09/1994 - 06/1996)
  • B.S., National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (09/1990 - 06/1994)
Research Interests
  • Evolutionary Computation (EC)
  • Metaheuristic Algorithms
  • Memetic Computing
  • Multi-objective Optimization
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • EC in Data Mining, Bioinformatics, Networks, Music and Games

Join us! We are recruiting PhD and master students interested in the above research topics. You are more than welcome to contact me or any member of CI Lab (EA 505).
Honors and Awards
Teaching
Graduate
  • Evolutionary Computation (in English)
  • Metaheuristic Algorithms
  • Probability and Stochastic Processes
  • Intelligent Vehicle Technology
  • Theory and Application of Evolutionary Algorithms @UPB (in English)
Undergraduate
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
Publications
Journal Papers
  1. C.K. Ting and C.C. Liao. A Memetic Algorithm for Extending Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime. Information Sciences, 180(24):4818–4833, 2010.
  2. C.K. Ting, W.T. Lin, and Y.T. Huang. Multi-Objective Tag SNPs Selection Using Evolutionary Algorithms. Bioinformatics, 26(11):1446–1452, 2010.
  3. C.K. Ting, W.M. Zeng, and T.C. Lin. Linkage Discovery through Data Mining. IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, 5(1):10–13, 2010.
  4. C.K. Ting, C.H. Su, and C.N. Lee. Multi-Parent Extension of Partially Mapped Crossover for Combinatorial Optimization Problems. Expert Systems With Applications, 37(3):1879–1886, 2010.
  5. C.K. Ting, C.F. Ko, and C.H. Huang. Selecting Survivors in Genetic Algorithm Using Tabu Search Strategies. Memetic Computing, 1(3):191–203, 2009.
  6. C.K. Ting, C.N. Lee, H.C. Chang, and J.S. Wu. Wireless Heterogeneous Transmitter Placement Using Multiobjective Variable-Length Genetic Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics–Part B: Cybernetics, 39(4):945–958, 2009.
  7. C.K. Ting, S.T. Li, and C.N. Lee. On the Harmonious Mating Strategy through Tabu Search. Information Sciences, 156:189–214, 2003.
  8. S.C. Lin and C.K. Ting. A New Approach for Detection of Dimensions Set in Mechanical Drawings. Pattern Recognition Letters, 18(4):367–373, 1997.
Conference Papers
  1. Y.H. Huang and C.K. Ting. Genetic Algorithm with Path Relinking for the Multi-Vehicle Selective Pickup and Delivery Problem. Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2011), pp. 1818–1825, IEEE Press, 2011.
  2. X.L. Liao and C.K. Ting. An Evolutionary Approach for the Selective Pickup and Delivery Problem. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2010). pp. 1–8, IEEE Press, 2010.
  3. Y.H. Huang and C.K. Ting. Ant Colony Optimization for the Single Vehicle Pickup and Delivery Problem with Time Window. Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence (TAAI2010), pages 537–543, IEEE Press, 2010.
  4. C.K. Ting and C.H. Huang. Varying Number of Difference Vectors in Differential Evolution. Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2009), pp. 1351–1358. IEEE Press, 2009.
  5. C.K. Ting and C.F. Ko. Incorporating Tabu Search into the Survivor Selection of Genetic Algorithm. Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC2008), pp. 553–558, IEEE Press, 2008.
  6. C.C. Liao and C.K. Ting. Extending Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime through Order-Based Genetic Algorithm. Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC2008), pp. 1434–1439. IEEE Press, 2008.
  7. C.K. Ting and C.C. Chen. The Effects of Supermajority on Multi-Parent Crossover. Proceedings of the 2007 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2007), pp. 4524–4530, IEEE Press, 2007.
  8. C.C. Lai, C.K. Ting, and R.S. Ko. An Effective Genetic Algorithm to Improve Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime for Large-Scale Surveillance Applications. Proceedings of the 2007 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2007), pp. 3531–3538, IEEE Press, 2007.
  9. C.K. Ting. Multi-Parent Extension of Edge Recombination. Proceedings of the 2007 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO2007), ACM Press, 2007.
  10. C.C. Lai, C.K. Ting, and R.S. Ko. An Effective Genetic Algorithm for Improving Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime. Proceedings of the 2007 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO2007), ACM Press, 2007.
  11. C.K. Ting. On the Mean Convergence Time of Multi-Parent Genetic Algorithms without Selection. Proceedings of the Eighth European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL 2005), Lecture Notes in Artificial Life, vol. 3630, pp. 403–412, Springer-Verlag, 2005.
  12. C.K. Ting. On the Convergence of Multi-Parent Genetic Algorithms. Proceedings of the 2005 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2005), pp. 396–403, IEEE Press, 2005.
  13. O. Kramer, C.K. Ting, and H. Kleine Büning. A New Mutation Operator for Evolutionary Strategies for Constrained Problems.Proceedings of the 2005 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2005), pp.2600–2606, IEEE Press, 2005.
  14. O. Kramer, C.K. Ting, and H. Kleine Büning. A Mutation Operator for Evolutionary Strategies to Handle Constrained Problems. Proceedings of the 2005 Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (GECCO 2005), vol. 1, ACM Press, 2005.
  15. C.K. Ting. An Analysis of the Effectiveness of Multi-Parent Crossover. Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN VIII), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3242, pp. 131–140, Springer-Verlag, 2004.
  16. C.K. Ting. Improving Edge Recombination through Alternate Inheritance and Greedy Manner. Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimization (EvoCOP 2004), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3004, pp. 210–219, Springer-Verlag, 2004.
  17. C.K. Ting and H. Kleine Büning. A Mating Strategy for Multi-Parent Genetic Algorithms by Integrating Tabu Search. Proceedings of the 2003 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2003), pp.1259–1266, IEEE Press, 2003.
  18. S.T. Li, C.K. Ting, and C.N. Lee. Maintenance Scheduling of Oil Storage Tanks Using Tabu-based Genetic Algorithm. Proceedings of the Fourth IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI'02), pp. 209–215, IEEE Press, 2002.
  19. C.K. Ting, S.T. Li, and C.N. Lee. TGA: A New Integrated Approach to Evolutionary Algorithms. Proceedings of the 2001 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2001), pp.917–924, IEEE Press, 2001.
  20. C.K. Ting, C.N. Lee, and S.T. Li. A Novel Hybrid Optimization Algorithm Based on Genetic Algorithm and Tabu Search. Proceedings of International Computer Symposium, pp. 157–162, 2000.
Professional Activities
Editorship
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, IEEE Press (2012-)
  • Editorial Board Member, Memetic Computing, Springer (2007-)
  • Editorial Board Member, Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing, Hindawi (2010-)
  • Editorial Board Member, BioMedicine (2009-)
  • Guest Editor, International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology (2010)
  • Guest Editor, Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing (2009)
Professional Services
Conference Organization
Invited Talks
  • Evolutionary Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime Extension (SCE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 12/2011)
  • Genetic Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime Extension (CSIE, National University of Kaohsiung, 01/2011)
  • Introduction to Evolutionary Computation (BMI, National Yang-Ming University, 10/2010)
  • Genetic Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime Extension (CCE, National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, 04/2010)
  • Metaheuristic Algorithms for Extending Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime (IIS, Academia Sinica, 02/2010)
  • Research at CI Lab (CS, University of Paderborn, Germany, 06/2009)
  • Multi-Parent Genetic Algorithms (CSIE, National Chung Cheng University, 12/2006)
  • Multi-Parent Genetic Algorithms (CSIE, National Chia-Yi University, 11/2006)
  • Design and Analysis of Multi-Parent Genetic Algorithms (CSE, National Sun Yat-Sen University, 03/2006)