Ph.D - Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science
Office: Lillibridge 214
Dr. Steve C. Chiu is Professor and Chair of the Departments of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering at Idaho State University. Dr. Chiu received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northwestern University in 2004, an M.S. degree in Engineering Management from Northwestern University in 1995, and a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Illinois at Chicago in 1990. Steve's research interests include embedded systems, communications, and microelectronics. He is affiliated with the Measurement and Control Engineering Research Center at ISU. Steve has published more than 60 refereed conference and journal articles in his areas of research.
Dr. Chiu refereed for multiple publications in electrical and computer engineering, including IEEE Computing in Science and Engineering, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Journal of Future Generation Computing Systems, among others. He served on the editorial review board of the International Journal of Handheld Computing Research, and has been a guest editor for the Journal of Supercomputing. Steve is a member of the Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society and a Senior Member of IEEE. He was selected as a faculty attendee at the National Academy of Engineering’s 2013 Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium. He was a 2019 Fulbright-NSF US Scholar in cyber security and critical infrastructure protection. Prior to academia, he worked at AT&T/Lucent and Underwriters Laboratories as electrical and R&D engineers.