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Lin Liu received the PhD degree in computer science from the Chinese Academy of Sciences. She is an associate professor in the School of Software, Tsinghua University. Her interests are in the areas of requirements engineering, services engineering, and security modelling. Her research emphasizes concepts and techniques for modelling and systematically analyzing agent-oriented software systems.
Eric Yu received the PhD degree in computer science from the University of Toronto. He is an associate professor with the Faculty of Information, University of Toronto. His interests are in the areas of information systems design, requirements engineering, knowledge management, enterprise architecture, and software engineering. His research emphasizes concepts and techniques for modelling and systematically analyzing strategic relationships among social actors.
Hong Mei received the PhD degree in computer science from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He is a professor and the dean of the School of Electronics Engineering and Computer Science, Peking University. His current research interests include software engineering and software engineering environments, software reuse and software component technology, distributed object technology and middleware, and service computing.