TCL Research America


Lab Name and Affiliation

TCL Research America

TCL Corporation

Lab Director (or Principal Investigator)

Haohong Wang is the General Manager of TCL Research America at San Jose, California. Prior to joining TCL, he held technical and management positions at AT&T, Catapult, Qualcomm, Marvell and Cisco. He is the inventor of 50+ patents and pending applications, and co-author of 5 books and 50+ articles in journals and conferences. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Communications. He co-chairs the IEEE Technical Committee on Human Perception and Multimedia Computing. He has chaired the IEEE Multimedia Communications Technical Committee, and has served as the General Chair of IEEE ICME 2011 and IEEE VCIP 2014, and TPC Chair of IEEE GLOBECOM 2010. He is the recipient of the IEEE MMTC Distinguished Service Award (2013), Manager of the Year Award (2012), Distinguished Inventor Award (2013), and Technology Innovation Award (2014) by TCL Corporation. He received his Ph.D. from Northwestern University, Evanston, USA.

Lab Introduction

Established in 1981, TCL Corporation is a global leader in consumer electronics and communications with over 70,000 employees worldwide and $13 Billion revenue in year 2013. TCL runs the world 3rd largest TV business and 5th largest mobile phone business with globally respected brands Alcatel, Thomson and TCL. In the North America market, TCL ships Alcatel mobile phones and TCL TVs. TCL has world renowned panel business (ranked 5th), white goods (air conditioning, home appliances and so on), and AV business. TCL? worldwide distribution is conducted via its 40,000 global sales offices and authorized agencies.

TCL Research America, the research arm of TCL Corporation in North America, is headquartered at San Jose, California, USA. The goal of this organization is to promote technology innovation with the spirit of Silicon Valley, and utilize US resouces to achieve technology advances. The research scope include: big data analytics, social media computing, multimedia analysis and signal processing, human computer interaction, cloud computing, communications, and so on.

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