Dickson K.W. Chiu

Dickson K.W. Chiu received the BSc (Hons.) degree in Computer Studies from the University of Hong Kong in 1987. He received the MSc (1994) and the PhD (2000) degrees in Computer Science from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He started his own computer company while studying part-time. He has also taught at several universities in Hong Kong. His research interest is in service computing with a cross-disciplinary approach, involving workflows, software engineering, information technologies, agents, information system management, security, and databases. The results have been widely published in over 120 papers in international journals and conference proceedings (most of them have been indexed by SCI, SCI-E, EI, and SSCI), including many practical master and undergraduate project results. He received a best paper award in the 37th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences in 2004. He is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering and serves in the editorial boards of several international journals. He co-founded several international workshops and co-edited several journal special issues. He also served as a program committee member for over 70 international conferences and workshops. He is a Senior Member of both the ACM and the IEEE, and a life member of the Hong Kong Computer Society.

Publications

Metadata Design of a Content Management System for Music Virtual Learning Environment
Agnes Wai Yan Chan, Elza Yin Ling Chan, Will Chi Kit Lee, Benny Yu Ming Leung, Dickson K.W. Chiu. © 2015. 21 pages.
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) uncovers a new learning space for students to start their learning in multidisciplinary subjects and provides an enormous...
Developing Forward and Reverse e-Auction with Alert Support in a Web Service Environment
Mandel Wai Man Chan, Dickson K.W. Chiu, Ada Chi Wai Chung. © 2015. 22 pages.
Auction is a common competitive business-to-business (B2B) procurement procedure for supplying products and services, which are solicited, received, and evaluated....
Mobile and Web Innovations in Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering
Dickson K.W. Chiu. © 2013. 452 pages.
The continuous advances in mobile and web technology are forming the areas of software and systems development and the connection between service users and...
Implementing Background Net with Knowware System for Personalized Keyword Support
Yuan Chen, Liya Ding, Sio-Long Lo, Dickson K.W. Chiu. © 2013. 14 pages.
This article proposes a novel approach that combines user’s instant requirement described in keywords with her or his long-term knowledge background to better...
Governance of Cross-Organizational Healthcare Document Exchange through Watermarking Services and Alerts
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Yuexuan Wang, Patrick Hung, Vivying S.Y. Cheng, Kai-Kin Chan, Eleanna Kafeza, Wei-Feng Tung, Yi Zhuang, Nan Jiang. © 2013. 26 pages.
There is an increasing demand for sharing documents for process integration among organizations. Web services technology has recently been widely proposed and...
Enhancing ERP System with RFID: Logistic Process Integration and Exception Handling
Dickson K. W. Chiu, Kai-Pan Mark, Eleanna Kafeza, Tat-Pui Wong. © 2013. 16 pages.
Various contemporary information and communication technologies (ICT) have revolutionized the global computing environment. This impacts most companies, especially...
Service Composition and Interaction in a SOC Middleware Supporting Separation of Concerns with Flows and Views
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Qing Li, Patrick C. K. Hung, Zhe Shan, S. C. Cheung, Yu Yang, Matthias Farwick. © 2013. 32 pages.
Service-Oriented Computing (SOC) has recently gained attention both within industry and academia; however, its characteristics cannot be easily solved using...
Intelligent and Knowledge-Based Computing for Business and Organizational Advancements
Hideyasu Sasaki, Dickson K.W. Chiu, Epaminondas Kapetanios, Patrick C.K. Hung, Frederic Andres, Ho-fung Leung, Richard Chbeir. © 2012. 428 pages.
As organizations, businesses, and other institutions work to move forward during a new era of ubiquitous modern technology, new computing and technology...
Theoretical and Analytical Service-Focused Systems Design and Development
Dickson K. W. Chiu. © 2012. 515 pages.
Systems designers are asked constantly to improve end-users’ experiences while ensuring network stability and security and minimizing the use of resources. This...
Enhancing E-Commerce Processes with Alerts for Credit Card Payment
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Winnie N.Y. Yan, Eleanna Kafeza, Matthias Farwick, Patrick Hung. © 2012. 15 pages.
With keen competition and the continuous quest for service improvement, e-commerce processes are becoming increasingly complex. Recent adoption of the...
Enhancing E-Service Collaboration with Enforcement and Relationship Management: A Methodology from Requirements to Event Driven Realization
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Shing-Chi Cheung, Sven Till, Lalita Narupiyakul, Patrick Hung. © 2012. 28 pages.
In a business-to-business (B2B) e-service environment, cross-organizational collaboration is important for attaining the interoperability of business processes and...
Engineering Financial Enterprise Content Management Services: Integration and Control
Dickson K. W. Chiu, Patrick Hung, Kevin Kwok. © 2012. 29 pages.
The demand is increasing to replace the current cost ineffective and bad time-to-market hardcopy publishing and delivery of content in the financial world....
Preference Coalition Formation Scheme for Buyer Coalition Services with Bundles of Items
Laor Boongasame, Dickson K. W. Chiu. © 2012. 18 pages.
Coalition stability is a major requirement in coalition formation. One important problem to achieve stability in n-person game theories is the assumption that the...
Blackout Avoidance and Energy Saving Services with Alert Aggregation
Erica Fong, Dickson K.W. Chiu, Haiyang Hu, Yi Zhuang, Hua Hu. © 2012. 17 pages.
Peak electricity demands from huge number of households in a mega-city would cause contention, leading to potential blackout. This paper proposes bi-directional...
Service Intelligence and Service Science: Evolutionary Technologies and Challenges
Ho-fung Leung, Dickson K.W. Chiu, Patrick C.K. Hung. © 2011. 332 pages.
The global economy and individual organizations are evolving to become service-oriented. There have recently been more and more research works on services...
Flow-based Adaptive Information Integration
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Thomas Trojer, Hua Hu, Haiyang Hu, Yi Zhuang, Patrick Hung. © 2011. 22 pages.
Assembling a coherent view of distributed heterogeneous information and their processing is challenging but important for inter-organizational business...
Service Composition and Interaction in a SOC Middleware Supporting Separation of Concerns with Flows and Views
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Qing Li, Patrick C. K. Hung, Zhe Shan, S. C. Cheung, Yu Yang, Matthias Farwick. © 2011. 32 pages.
Service-Oriented Computing (SOC) has recently gained attention both within industry and academia; however, its characteristics cannot be easily solved using...
Implementing Background Net with Knowware System for Personalized Keyword Support
Yuan Chen, Liya Ding, Sio-Long Lo, Dickson K.W. Chiu. © 2011. 14 pages.
This article proposes a novel approach that combines user’s instant requirement described in keywords with her or his long-term knowledge background to better...
Alerts in Healthcare Applications: Process and Data Integration
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Benny W. C. Kwok, Ray L. S. Wong, Marina Kafeza, S.C. Cheung, Eleanna Kafeza, Patrick Hung. © 2011. 20 pages.
Urgent requests and critical messages in healthcare applications must be delivered and handled timely instead of in an ad-hoc manner for most current systems....
Enhancing ERP System with RFID: Logistic Process Integration and Exception Handling
Dickson K. W. Chiu, Kai-Pan Mark, Eleanna Kafeza, Tat-Pui Wong. © 2011. 17 pages.
Various contemporary information and communication technologies (ICT) have revolutionized the global computing environment. This impacts most companies, especially...
Governance of Cross-Organizational Healthcare Document Exchange through Watermarking Services and Alerts
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Yuexuan Wang, Patrick Hung, Vivying S.Y. Cheng, Kai-Kin Chan, Eleanna Kafeza, Tung. © 2011. 26 pages.
There is an increasing demand for sharing documents for process integration among organizations. Web services technology has recently been widely proposed and...
International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (IJISSC)
John Wang. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (IJISSC) examines current, state-of-the art research in the areas of information systems and...
International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI)
Victor Chang, Dickson K.W. Chiu. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI) focuses on computing theories and empirical analyses of shared knowledge relevant...
International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering (IJSSOE)
Dickson K.W. Chiu. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering (IJSSOE) brings together researchers from various fields, enriches their knowledge in related...
International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies (IJDST)
Nik Bessis. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies (IJDST) focuses on integration techniques, methods, and tools employed in applied distributed...
Flow-based Adaptive Information Integration
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Thomas Trojer, Hua Hu, Haiyang Hu, Yi Zhuang, Patrick Hung. © 2010. 23 pages.
Assembling a coherent view of distributed heterogeneous information and their processing is challenging but important for inter-organizational business...
Engineering e-Collaboration Services with a Multi-Agent System Approach
Dickson K.W. Chiu, S.C. Cheung, Ho-fung Leung, Patrick C.K. Hung, Eleanna Kafeza, Hua Hu, Minhong Wang, Haiyang Hu, Yi Zhuang. © 2010. 25 pages.
With recent advances in mobile technologies and e-commerce infrastructures, there have been increasing demands for the expansion of collaboration services within...
Enhancing E-Service Collaboration with Enforcement and Relationship Management: A Methodology from Requirements to Event Driven Realization
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Shing-Chi Cheung, Sven Till, Lalita Narupiyakul, Patrick C.K. Hung. © 2010. 29 pages.
In a business-to-business (B2B) e-service environment, cross-organizational collaboration is important for attaining the interoperability of business processes and...
Enhancing E-Service Collaboration with Enforcement and Relationship Management: A Methodology from Requirements to Event Driven Realization
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Shing-Chi Cheung, Sven Till, Lalita Narupiyakul, Patrick C.K. Hung. © 2010. 28 pages.
In a business-to-business (B2B) e-service environment, cross-organizational collaboration is important for attaining the interoperability of business processes and...
Flow-based Adaptive Information Integration
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Thomas Trojer, Hua Hu, Haiyang Hu, Yi Zhuang, Patrick Hung. © 2010. 21 pages.
Assembling a coherent view of distributed heterogeneous information and their processing is challenging but important for inter-organizational business...
Engineering Financial Enterprise Content Management Services : Integration and Control
Dickson K. W. Chiu, Patrick C. K. Hung, Kevin Kwok. © 2010. 28 pages.
The demand is increasing to replace the current cost ineffective and bad time-to-market hardcopy publishing and delivery of content in the financial world....
Alerts in Healthcare Applications: Process and Data Integration
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Benny W.C. Kwok, Ray L.S. Wong, Marina Kafeza, S.C. Cheung, Eleanna Kafeza, Patrick C.K. Hung. © 2010. 20 pages.
Urgent requests and critical messages in healthcare applications must be delivered and handled timely instead of in an ad-hoc manner for most current systems....
Alerts in Healthcare Applications: Process and Data Integration
Dickson K.W. Chiu, Benny W.C. Kwok, Ray L.S. Wong, Marina Kafeza, S.C. Cheung, Eleanna Kafeza, Patrick C.K. Hung. © 2009. 21 pages.
Urgent requests and critical messages in healthcare applications must be delivered and handled timely instead of in an ad-hoc manner for most current systems....
Mobile Workforce Management in a Service-Oriented Enterprise: Capturing Concepts and Requirements in a Multi-Agent Infrastructure
Dickson K.W. Chiu, S.C. Cheun, Ho-Fung Leung. © 2009. 20 pages.
In a service-oriented enterprise, the professional workforce such as salespersons and support staff tends to be mobile with the recent advances in mobile...
Mobile Workforce Management in a Service-Oriented Enterprise: Capturing Concepts and Requirements in a Multi-Agent Infrastructure
Dickson K.W. Chiu, S.C. Cheung, Ho-fung Leung. © 2007. 27 pages.
In a service-oriented enterprise, the professional workforce such as salespersons and support staff tends to be mobile with the recent advances in mobile...