03月29日下午3:30，英国埃塞克斯大学教授杨鲲博士，应邀在铁道校区综合实验楼308会议室，做了题为“Close Collaboration between Communications and Computation”的学术报告，介绍了通信与计算之间的紧密协同相关性、新一代移动网络架构及其通信与计算资源协同分配算法。学术报告由邓晓衡教授主持，信息科学与工程学院30余名老师、研究生聆听了报告并参与讨论。
Kun Yang (杨鲲) obtained his PhD from the Department of Electronic & Electrical Engin-eering of University College London (UCL), UK, and his MSc and BSc degrees were both from Jilin University. He is currently a Chair Professor and the Head of Network Convergence Labo-ratory (NCL) in the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, University of Essex, UK. Before joining in the University of Essex at 2003, he worked at UCL on several EU research projects such as FAIN, MANTRIP, CONTEXT in the area of IP network management, active networks and context-aware services. Now his main research interests focus on hetero-geneous wireless networks, future Internet architecture and its enabling technologies such as network virtu-alization, software defined networking (wired and wireless), information centric networking, etc. He has published more than 80 journal papers and books, in addition to 80+ major conference papers. He manages research projects funded by EU FP7/H2020 (such as the EVANS, iCIRRUS projects), EPSRC (e.g., PANDA, PAL, DANCER), and industries such as British Telecom (e.g., MOSE). He serves on the editorial boards of both IEEE and non-IEEE journals (Wiley or Sp-ringer). He is a Senior Member of IEEE and a Fellow of IET.