Tomasz Imielinski is currently an Associate Professor at The Department of Computer Science, Rutgers University in New Brunswick NJ, USA. He has received his PhD from Polish Academy of Science (Warsaw) in 1982. He is an author of over 60 papers in the areas of database management systems and mobile and wireless computing, His current interests include database mining and mobile wireless computing. He is a principle investigator of the DataMan project at Rutgers University, involving data management issues in mobile computing. He is a co-editor of the incoming book "Mobile Computing" to be published later this year with Kluwer.