Name: HOU, Yuentan Ricky
Position: Associate Professor, Computer Science and Technology; Associate Dean, DST
Email: rickyhou@uic.edu.hk
Office:
AD201-R6

Academic & Professional Qualifications
  • Ph.D. Hong Kong Baptist University
  • B.Sc. Hong Kong Baptist University
Research Areas
  • Computer Security
  • Multimedia Streaming
  • Peer-to-Peer Networking
Selected Publications
  1. R. Y. T. Hou, “Relocation of media objects in a cluster of servers,” IEICE Transactions on Communications, vol. 87, no. 8, pp. 2361-2373, Aug 2004.
  2. Y. W. Leung and R. Y. T. Hou, “Assignment of movies to heterogeneous video servers,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, vol.35, no.5, Sept 2005.
  3. R. Y. T. Hou and Y. W. Leung, “Semi-Dynamic Parent Selection for Peer-to-Peer Multimedia Streaming,” International Journal of Information Processing and Management (IJIPM), vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 19-29, Oct 2012.
  4. R. Y. T. Hou and Y. W. Leung, “Dynamic encryption protocol for secure multimedia communication,” 2013 IEEE 2nd Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE), pp.284-285.
  5. Y. W. Leung and R. Y. T. Hou, “Unequal security protection for secure multimedia communication,” 2015 IEEE 4th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE), pp.570-571.
Courses Taught at UIC
  • Data Communications and Networking