Hwa A. Lim's Curriculum Vitae

First created in 1993
Lasted updated October 1999

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Hwa A. Lim, Ph.D.


President & CEO
D'Trends, Inc.
1005 Virginia Avenue
Campbell, California 95008
USA
Tel: 1 (408) 374-5862
Fax: 1 (510) 828-9137
cellular: (510) 917 0729
pager: (510) 615 7059
Email: hal@dtrends.com

Prior to March 3, 1997
Vice President, Ext. Sc. & Tech.
Pangea Systems Inc. (DoubleTwist Inc.)
1999 Harrison Street, #1100
Oakland, California 94612
USA
tel: 1 (510) 337 7910
fax: 1 (510) 522 9394

Prior to September 1, 1996
Director, Bioinformatics
Hyseq Inc. (Nuvelo Inc)
670 Almanor Avenue
Sunnyvale, California 94086

Prior to November 1, 1995
Program Director
Computational Genetics & Biophysics
Supercomputer Computations Research Institute
400 SCL
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-4052
USA


TABLE OF CONTENTS


CITIZENSHIP:

Malaysian by birth, Naturalized US citizen.

EDUCATION:

1998: MBA (strategy and business laws), USA.
1986: Ph.D. (biophysics), University of Rochester (UR), Rochester, New York, USA.
1982: M.A. (biophysics), University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA.
1981: B.Sc. (Honours), A.R.C.S., Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine (ICSTM), the Royal College of Science, University of London, England. (Major: Mathematical Physics/Computers/Medicine).
1978: Advanced Levels G.C.E., Harlow Technical College, Essex, England. (Major: Science Stream/Double Math).

ADDITIONAL COURSES IN BUSINESS, LAW AND DATABASE SYSTEMS

COMPUTER EXPERIENCE

Hardware:

VAX11/780, VAX8600, VAX8700, DEC20, Silicon Graphics Workstations, Dec workstations, IBM RISC workstations, SUN Workstations, HP workstations, Mac, IBM-Compatible PC, CYBER180/990, CYBER205, ETA10, CRAY X/MP, CRAY Y/MP, Thinking Machine CM-2...

Operating system:

VMS, NOS/VE, NOS, VSOS, UNICOS, UNIX, ULTRIX, AIX, SOLARIS, MacOS, Windows...

Software packages:

MACSYMA, DI-3000, DISSPLA, TOPDRAWER, IMSL, NAG, specialized packages such as genomic software,...

Language:

TeX, LATeX, MASS11, HTML, SQL, PASCAL, FORTRAN, C, C++, F*, C*...

ADDITIONAL COURSES IN COMPUTER

Computing Center, University of Rochester, New York, 1985-1987


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1996-1997: Vice President, Ext. Science & Technology, Pangea Systems Inc, Oakland, California 94612, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

1995-1996: Director, Bioinformatics, Hyseq Inc., Sunnyvale, California 94086, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

1992-1995: Faculty and Research Scientist (state-line and tenured), Prog. Dir., contract manager and principal investigator, Computational Genetics & Biophysics, Supercomputer Computations Research Institute (SCRI), The Florida State University (FSU), Tallahassee, Florida 32306-4052, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

1989-1992: Faculty and Assistant Research Scientist, Prog. Dir., contract manager and principal investigator, Computational Genetics & Biophysics, Supercomputer Computations Research Institute (SCRI), The Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-4052, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

1987-1988: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Supercomputer Computations Research Institute, The Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-4052, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

o cellular automaton, biopolymer and electrophoresis (biopolymer separation), phase transition of polymers.

1986-1987: Research Associate/Faculty, Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE), University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

1987: Adjunct Professor, St. John Fisher College, Rochester, New York, USA.

Responsibilities and duties:

1985-1986: Medical Assistant, Strong Memorial Hospital (SMH), New York, USA.

1981-1986: Research Assistant and Teaching Fellow, University of Rochester, New York, USA.

1979-1980: Technical Assistant as part of academic training, Blackett & Rutherford Laboratory, London SW7 2AZ, England.


FUND-RAISING EXPERIENCE


INDUSTRIAL EXPERIENCE


GRANT REVIEWS AND PUBLIC SERVICES

GRANTS AND SUPPORTS


MEMBERSHIPS, HONORS AND AWARDS


ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

EDITORIAL

Journals


CONFERENCES AND VISITS (*=invited)


LECTURES AND LECTURE SERIES

ADVISORY BOARD

EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

Ballroom dancing, jogging, cycling, swimming, racquetball, badminton and table-tennis; politics, customs, culture and love pets.


BOOKS AND SELECTED PUBLICATIONS (LAST FIVE YEARS)

BOOKS


SCIENTIFIC PAPERS (LAST FIVE YEARS)(Cumulative >85 papers since 1985)


STUDENT SUPERVISION, TRAINING, COMMUNITY SERVICE


LIST OF COLLABORATORS (last 5 years):

Pedro Arce, Ph.D.
Chemical Engineering
FAMU/FSU

Julio Arricis, Ph.D.
Department og Environmental Protection
Florida

Patrizio Arrigo, Ph.D.
CNR della Genova
Italy

Patrick Bobbie, Ph.D.
Computer Information
Florida A&M University

Charles R. Cantor, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Adv. Biotech. Res.
Boston University

Troy Carrol
AT&T Data Systems
Atlanta

Stephen DeKorte
Marble Associates

Dennis W. Duke, Ph.D.
Director, Supercomputer Computations Res. Inst.
Florida State University

Clay Garrard
AT&T Data Systems
Atlanta, Georgia

Eugene Hamori, Ph.D.
School of Medicine
Tulane University

Andrew Hasenfeld, Ph.D.
Boston

Roger S. Holmes, D.Sc.
Vice Chancellor
The University of New Castle
Australia

Ashok Kolaskar, Ph.D.
Bioinformatics Distributed Information Center
India

Nikolay Kolchanov, Ph.D.
Institute of Cytology & Genetics
Novosibirsk
Russia

Sergey Korolev, Ph.D.
Indiana University

Dimitriy Kuznetsov
European Molecular Biol. Lab.
Heidelberg
Germany

James Lamb
Florida State University

Joseph E. Lannutti, Ph.D.
Assoc. VP for Research
Florida State University

Lekan Latinwo, Ph.D.
Biology Department
Florida A&M University

Bruce R. Locke, Ph.D.
Chemical Engineering
FAMU/FSU

Clement L. Markert, Ph.D.
Department of Animal Science
N. Carolina State University

Donald F. McMullen, Ph.D.
Center for Innovative Computer Applications
Indiana University

Luciano Milanesi, Ph.D.
Institute of Biomedical Adv. Tech.
Milano
Italy

Yong-ha Park, Ph.D.
National Project Director
Korean Res. Inst. on Biotech.

Young Park, Ph.D.
Hyundai Res. Inst.
Korea

Eric Pepke
Graphics Specialist
Supercomputer Computations Res. Inst.

Buks van Rensburg, Ph.D.
Department of Mathematics
University of York
Canada

Robert JJ. Robbins, Ph.D.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Seattle

Guivi A. Sanadze, D.Sc.
VP, Georgian Academy of Sciences
Tbilisi, Georgia

John G. Scandalous, PD.
. Department of Genetics
N. Carolina State University

Ilya Shindyalov, Ph.D.
San Diego Supercomputer Center
San Diego

Gary W. Slater, Ph.D.
Department of Physics
University of Ottawa
Canada

Victor Solovyev, Ph.D.
Amgen Inc.
Thousand Oaks

Gabor Varga
Elly Lilly Pharmaceuticals
Indiana

Lindsey Walker
Florida State University


LIST OF REFERENCES:

Dr. Sarah Barron
Department of Microbiology
University of Texas
ESB 226
Austin, TX 78712
Tel: 512 471-4762
Email: sarah@almach.cc.utexas.edu

Professor Charles R. Cantor
Director
Center for Adv. Res. In Biotech.
36 Cummington Street
Boston, MA 02215
Tel: 617 353-8500
Email: crc@enga.bu.edu

Prof. Dr. Ralf Hofestaedt
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Department of Technical Information Systems
Universitaedtsplatz 2
39 Magdeburg
Germany
Email: hofestaedt@iti.cs.uni-magdeburg.de

Professor Roger S. Holmes
Vice Chancellor
The University of Newcastle
Callaghan 2308 NSW
AUSTRALIA
tel: 61 49 21 5101
fax: 61 49 21 5115
Email: rholmes@mail.newcastle.edu.au

Professor Guo Fang Hong
Director
National Center for Gene Research
Chinese Academy of Sciences
500 Cao Bao Road
Shanghai 200233
PEOPLE's REPUBLIC OF CHINA

Professor Joseph E. Lannutti
Associate VP for Research
515 Keen Building
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32306-3016
tel: 904 644-7159
Email: lannutti@res.fsu.edu

Professor Clement L. Markert
4005 Wakefield Drive
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906
tel: 719 540-8848

Dr. Luciano Milanesi
Head, Bioinformatics
Instituto di Technologie Biomediche Avanzate
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
Milan 20131
ITALY
tel: 39 2 7064-3385
fax: 39 2 266-3030
Email: milanesi@icil64.cilea.it
OR milanesi@itba.mi.cnr.it

Academician Andrei D. Mirzabekov
Director
Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology
Vavilov Street 32
117984 Moscow B-334
RUSSIA
tel: 7 095 135 2311
fax: 7 095 135 1405 or 7 095 938 2187
Email: amir@imb.msk.su

Professor Eviatar (Eibi) Nevo
Institute of Evolution
Haifa University
Haifa, Mt. Carmel 31905
ISRAE
fax: 972 8246-554
Email: rabi301@uvm.haifa.ac.il

Dr. Yong-ha Park
Program Leader
Korean Collection for Type Cultures
Korean Research Institute of Biosciences and Biotechnology
P.O. Box 115, Yusong
Taejon 305-600
KOREA
tel: 82 042 860 4620
fax: 82 042 860 4625
Email: yhpark@gerigw.geri.re.kr

Dr. Robert J. Robbins
Vice President for Information Technology
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1124 Columbia Street, MS-LV101
Seattle, Washington 98104
tel: 206 667 2920
fax: 206 667-6223
Email: rrobins@fhcrc.org

Professor Nobuyoshi Shimizu
Head, Department of Molecular Biology
Keio University School of Medicine
35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo 160
JAPAN
tel: 81 3 3353 1211 ext. 2721
fax: 81 3 3351 2370


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