Danny Z. Chen （陈子仪）received the B.S. degrees in Computer Science and in Mathematics from the University of San Francisco, California, USA in 1985, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA in 1988 and 1992, respectively. He is a tenured full Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, the University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA. Dr. Chen's main research interests include computational biomedicine, biomedical imaging, computational geometry, algorithms and data structures, machine learning, data mining, and VLSI. He has worked extensively with biomedical researchers and practitioners, published numerous journal papers and peer-reviewed conference papers in these areas, and holds 6 US patents for technology development in biomedical applications. He received the CAREER Award of the US National Science Foundation (NSF) in 1996, a Laureate Award in the 2011 Computerworld Honors Program for developing “Arc-Modulated Radiation Therapy” (a new radiation cancer treatment approach), and the 2017 PNAS Cozzarelli Prize of the US National Academy of Sciences. He is a Fellow of IEEE and a Distinguished Scientist of ACM.。?