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Wushow Chou, American Computer scientist, educator. Recipient award General Services Administration, Washington, 1988, Treasury Department, 1997; research grantee National Science Foundation, 1978, research grantee Army Research Office, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1982, Research grantee American Telephone & Telegraph Company, 1987. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association Computing Machines.


Chou, Wushow was born on February 12, 1939 in Shanghai, Kiangsu, China.


Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1961. Master of Electrical Engineering, University New Mexico, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University California, Berkeley, 1968.


Acting assistant professor, University of California, Berkeley, 1968-1969;vice president, Network Analysis Corporation, Glen Cove, New York, 1969-1976;visiting professor, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1976;research professor, George Washington University, Washington, 1975-1976;professor computer science department and electrical and computer engineering department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, since 1976;director computer studies, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1976-1988;deputy assistant secretary for information systems, unites states department Treasury, Washington, 1994-1997;chief information officer, unites states department Treasury, Washington, 1996-1997. Visiting professor Polytechnic U., Brooklyn, 1988-1989. President ACK Computer Applications, Cary, North Carolina, 1978-1993.

Consultant American Telephone & Telegraph Company, International Business Machines Corporation, United States Government, Singapore Government, French Govt, over 40 corporation and other international corporations and organizations.


  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Computer Communication, Volume 1, 1984, Volume 2, 1985, Advances in Telecommunications, 1985-1986, editor-in-chief: Journal Telecommunications, 1982-1985, Information Technology Professional, 1998—2001. Chairman advisory board Information Technology Professional, since 2002. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Fellow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (award 2001, 2002), Association Computing Machines.


Married Lena Sun, April 17, 1965. Children: Warren, Wesley.

Lena Sun

Warren Chou

Wesley Chou