Visiting Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory, 10/2008-06/2009

Research Scientist,  NASA Ames Research Center, 09/1996-08/1999

Visiting Scientist,  ICASE, NASA Langley Research Center, 02/1996-03/1996, 06/1997-07/1997

Student Intern, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 1994, 1995


Ph.D.,  Computer Science,  University of Utah, 1998

M.S., Computer Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1992

B.S., Computer Science, National Taiwan University, 1988



Professional Activities

Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics

Associate Editor, Journal of Visualization

Associate Editor, Journal of Computer Science and Technology

Guest Editor, IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications

Executive Committee, IEEE Visualization, 2015-present

Steering Committee, IEEE SciVis, 2014- present

Paper Co-Chair,     IEEE SciVis 2013, 2014

Program Co-Chair, IEEE Visualization 2008, 2009

Program Co-Chair, IEEE Pacific Visualization 2009, 2010

Program Co-Chair, IEEE/ACM Symposium on Parallel Visualization and Graphics 1999

Program Co-Chair, Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization 2004

Program Committee, IEEE Visualization 2004-2006, 2009, 2010

Program Committee, Eurographics Symposium on Visualization 2001-2002, 2004-2008, 2010

Program Committee, Pacific Graphics 2006-20010

Program Committee, Volume Graphics 2001-2009

Program Committee, Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization 2002-2010

Program Committee, Pacific Visualization 2008

Program Committee, International Symposium on Visual Computing 2006-2009

Previous Professional Experience


Ruth and Joel Spira Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2014

CSE Outstanding Teaching Award, 2002, 2009

NSF CAREER Award, 2004

DOE Early Career Principle Investigator Award, 2003

OSU College of Engineering Lumley Research Award, 2004

Ameritech Faculty Fellow, 2002

Short Bio

Han-Wei Shen is a full professor at The Ohio State University. He received his BS degree from Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering at National Taiwan University in 1988, the MS degree in computer science from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1992, and the PhD degree in computer science from the University of Utah in 1998. From 1996 to 1999, he was a research scientist at NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View California. His primary research interests are scientific visualization and computer graphics. Professor Shen is a winner of National Science Foundation's CAREER award and US Department of Energy's Early Career Principal Investigator Award. He also won the Outstanding Teaching award twice in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Ohio State University.