Affiliate Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University
Dr. Miao Song completed her first Bachelor’s degree in Performance Arts and Direction in China. While in China, she worked in the Central Television Station as a TV director and journalist. She obtained her second Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, and her Master’s of Computer Science degree, also at Concordia, focussing on interactive real-time softbody simulation. Miao Song completed the SIP PhD program with research involving a mix of interactive environments, cinema and documentaries, 3D computer graphics and realistic physical based simulation, and haptic responsive environments. Miao has been awarded with various scholarship, grants for her research work. Her film project has been screened at national and international film festivals. Miao defended her thesis with success in December 2012 and now is a part time faculty member at ENCS department at Concordia.