Simon Shim
Computer Engineering

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Simon Shim is a professor at Computer Engineering Department at San Jose State University. He is in the editorial board of IEEE Computer ( w ww .c omput e r .o r g /computer ) and the area editor of Internet and Web Technologies at Computer. He worked as a Director at SAP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, USA where he worked on the in-memory database, called Hana. He was a guest editor for the special issue on high speed security (2004), CAP (2012), and the next generation memory (2013) for IEEE Computer. He has published more than 50 papers in journals and conferences and 1 patent. He has co-authored one published technical book. He received PhD in computer science and engineering from University of Minnesota.
His current research areas include internet computing, database management, machine learning, and information retrieval. He has organized and served as a workshop chair of data engineering, mobile commerce and electronic commerce. He had been an editor for Web Technologies column at IEEE Computer for 5 years.


1. V. Pendyala, S. Shim, C. Bussler: The Web that dissipates beyond the World, IEEE Computer 48(5) To appear in May 2015

2. G. Atwood, S. Chae, S. Shim: Next-Generation Memory. IEEE Computer 46(8): 21-22 (2013)

3. S. Shim: The CAP Theorem's Growing Impact. IEEE Computer 45(2): 21-22 (2012)

4. V. Pendyala, S. Shim: The Web as the Ubiquitous Computer. I EE E Com puter 42 ( : 90- 92 (2009)

5. J. Shim, S. Shim: Ontology-based e-Catalog in e-commerce: ECRA Vol. 5, No. 1. Special Section. Ele c tron ic Com mer c e R e se a rc h a nd Applica ti ons 5 ( : 1 (2006)

6. S. Shim, G. Bhalla, V. Pendyala, "Federated Identity Management," IEEE Computer, December 2005.

7. J. Chung, K. Lin, S. Shim, "Beyond Electronic Commerce," IEEE Computer, 92-93, May 2005.

8. P. Jungck, S. Shim: Issues in High-Speed Internet Security. I EEE C omput e r 37 ( : 36-42, July 2004

9. S. Shim, L. Gong, A. Rubin, L. Gwennap, "Guest Editor's Introduction: Securing the High-Speed Internet," IEEE Computer: pp. 33-35, June 2004.

10. H. Yunos, J. Gao, S. Shim, "Wireless Advertising", IEEE Computer, 30-37, May 2003

11. S. Shim, V. Pendyala, M. Sundaram, and J. Gao, "Business to Business Electronic Commerce Frameworks", I EE E Com puter 33 ( : 40-47, October 2000.

12. S. Shim, Y. Lee, "Interactive TV: VOD Meets the Internet," I EEE C ompu ter 35 ( : 108-109, July 2002.

13. G. Shih and S. Shim, "A Service Management Framework for M-Commerce Applications," ACM/BALZER Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET) Special Issue on Mobile Commerce Vol. 7 No. 3, June 2002, pp. 199-212

14. S. Shim, T. Chang, D. Du, J. Hsieh, Y. Wang, "Performance of a Scalable Multimedia Server with Shared-Storage Clusters," International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol 18 (1): 31-54, September 2002

15. D. Du, T. Chang, J. Hsieh, S. Shim, and Y. Wang, "Emerging Serial Interfaces", Special Issue on Digital Libraries for International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Volume 10, Issue 2/3, April 2000, pp. 179-203.

16. J. Liu, D. Du, S. Shim, J. Hsieh, and M. Lin, "Design and Evaluation of A Generic Software Architecture for On-Demand Servers", IEEE Transaction on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol 11, No. 3, May/June 1999, pp.406-424

17. S. Shim, J. Subramani, Y. Lee, "A SMIL Based Graphical Interface for Interactive TV," SPIE Electronic Imaging, January 20-24, 2003, pp. 257-266.

18. S. Shim, Z. Zeng, J. Gao: Automatic Generation and Integration of RosettaNet Based On Generic Templates and Components. Fourth International Workshop on Advanced Issues of E-Commerce and Web-Based Information Systems 2002: 33-40

19. M. Sundaram and S. Shim, "Infrastructure for B2B Exchanges with RosettaNet", Third International Workshop on Advanced Issues of E-Commerce and Web-Based Information Systems, June 2001, pp. 110 - 119.

20. K. Inampudi and S. Shim, "Design and Implementation of Shared File System on NT Clusters over SAN". Proceedings of Fibre Channel Technology Conference, San Jose, October 11-14, 2000