Dr. Jia Di was born in Beijing, China. He finished his B.S. and M.S.
studies in Tsinghua
University, Beijing, China, in 1997 and 2000, respectively. He received
his Ph.D. degree from Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the University of Central Florida,
Orlando. He joined the Computer
Science and Computer Engineering Department of the University of Arkansas as an
Assistant Professor in August 2004 and is currently a Professor and 21st
Century Research Leadership Chair.
Dr. Jia Di is married to Yan Huo. Their daughter, Karen, was born in 2004.