Nim Cheung is a Telcordia Fellow and executive consultant for Telcordia Technologies. He received his
B.Sc. from the University of Hong Kong and Ph.D. from California Institute of Technology. During the past
26 years he held different research and management positions at AT&T Bell Labs, Bellcore and Telcordia in
optical and high-speed networking and network management. He conceived and helped create many gigabit
and optical networking testbeds sponsored by the U.S. Government. As Telcordia's Vice President of Applied
Research Government Program, he achieved double-digit growth rates for the program over the past 4 years.
Nim Cheung is an IEEE Fellow and Bellcore Award of Excellence recipient. He has held numerous leadership
positions in Communications Society (ComSoc). He is the 2006 President of ComSoc.