Editors

Editors-in-Chief:
Ram Ramesh
University at Buffalo, USA
H. Raghav Rao
University of Texas at San Antonio, USA

Advisory Group:
Gordon B. Davis, University of Minnesota
Prabuddha De, Purdue University
Soumitra Dutta, Cornell University
Arthur M. Geoffrion, UCLA
Fred Glover, University of Colorado at Boulder
Bernardo Huberman, CableLabs
John L. King, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Jae Kyu Lee, Carnegie Mellon University and KAIST
C. Mohan, IBM Fellow and Former IBM India Chief Scientist and Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University
Satyen N. Mukherjee, Philips Research Laboratories
Narayana N.R. Murthy, Infosys Technologies Ltd.
Arun Netravali, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
Krish Prabhu, AT&T
Roy Radner, New York University
Edward H. Shortliffe, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Jane L. Snowdon, IBM Federal
A. Michael Spence, New York University and Stanford University
Hatim A. Tyabji, Best Buy
Andrew B. Whinston, University of Texas at Austin
Raj Yavatkar, VMware Fellow and Chief Architect, Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

Executive Group:
Francis Kofi Andoh-Baidoo, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA
Ghassan Beydoun, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Sudip Bhattacharjee, University of Connecticut, USA
Tanmoy Chakraborty, Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi, India
Michael Chau, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Patrick Y. K. Chau, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Jeewon Cho, Oregon State University, USA
Amit V. Deokar, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA
Yogesh K. Dwivedi, Swansea University, UK
Ram Gopal, University of Warwick, UK
Zhiling Guo, Singapore Management University, Singapore
Ashish Gupta, Auburn University, USA
Kjell Hausken, University of Stavanger, Norway
Tejaswini Herath, Brock University, Canada
Patrick Hung, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
Marta Indulska, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Varghese S. Jacob, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Marijn Janssen, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Robert J. Kauffman, Singapore Management University, Singapore
Dan Kim, University of North Texas, Denton, USA
Yong Jin Kim, Sogang University, South Korea
Virginia Franke Kleist, West Virginia University, USA
Soundar R.T. Kumara, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Kecheng Liu, University of Reading, USA
Tridas Mukhopadhyay, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Kichan Nam, American University of Sharjah, UAE
K-M Osei-Bryson, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Asil Oztekin, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA
Hasan Pirkul, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Sudha Ram, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
Jackie Rees, Iowa State University, USA
Raghu Santanam, Arizona State University, USA
Ramesh Sharda, Oklahoma State University, USA
Michael Jeng-Ping Shaw, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Vijayan Sugumaran, Oakland University, USA
Anjana Susarla, Michigan State University, USA
Giri Kumar Tayi, SUNY Albany, USA
Karthikeyan Umapathy, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, USA
Debra VanderMeer, Florida International University, USA
Daniel Zeng, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
J. Leon Zhao, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Lina Zhou, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
Yilu Zhou, Fordham University, USA

Emeritus Advisory Board Editors:
Hojjat Adeli, Ohio State University
Dee H. Andrews, Airforce Research Laboratories
(Late) Kenneth Arrow, Nobel Laureate and Joan Kenney Professor Emeritus, Stanford University
Alan Baratz, President and Chief Executive Officer, NeoPath Networks (Former President, Javasoft/Sun Microsystems)
Richard J. Boland Jr,Department Chair, Information Systems, Case Western Reserve University
Susheel Chandra,Mentor Graphics Corporation, India
Thomas Cook,Senior Counselor, McKinsey and Company
Alan Dennis,Indiana University
Chander Dhawan, President of DOLNET Mobile Computing Information Services
Edward J. Dudewicz, Syracuse University
Kannan Govindarajan, DxContinuum
(Late) Paul Gray, Claremont Graduate University
(Late) Peter Hammer, Director RUTCOR and Professor, Rutgers University
James V. Hansen, Brigham Young University
John Henderson
Karla L. Hoffman, George Mason University
Ellen M. Knapp, VC and Chief Knowledge Officer, Price WaterHouse Coopers
Deependra Moitra, Management Consultant
Robert D. Mueller, Raytheon Systems Company
(Late) Suek Namgoong, Samsung Data Systems
Setsuo Ohsuga, Waseda University, Japan
M. Rammohan Rao, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India
Larry Reeker, National Institute of Standards and Technology
(Late) Andrew Sage, George Mason University
Jahar L. Saha, Operations Research Society of India
(Late) N. Seshagiri, National Information Center, India
Amjad Umar, Founder/CEO, NGE Solutions