Chia-Feng Juang received the B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Control Engineering from the National Chiao-Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 1993 and 1997, respectively. Since 2001, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chung Hsing University (NCHU), Taichung, Taiwan, where he became a Full Professor in 2007 and has been a Distinguished Professor since 2009. He served as the Chapter Chair of IEEE Computational Intelligence, Taipei Chapter, in 2017-2018, during which the chapter won the Outstanding Chapter Award from IEEE Taipei Session. Dr. Juang has authored or coauthored over 100 journal papers (including over 60 IEEE journal papers), nine book chapters, and over 120 conference papers. Five of his highly-cited papers have collected over 3300 citations in Google Scholar. His current research interests include computational intelligence, intelligent control, computer vision, and evolutionary robots.
Dr. Juang received the Outstanding Youth Award from Taiwan Fuzzy Systems Association, Taiwan, in 2014; the Outstanding Automatic Control Engineering Award from Chinese Automatic Control Society (CACS), Taiwan, in 2014; and the Outstanding Electrical Engineering Professor Award from Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering, Taiwan, in 2019. He was elevated to CACS Fellow in 2016 and IEEE Fellow in 2019. He is a Distinguished Lecture of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society and IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics. He was an Associate Editor of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON FUZZY SYSTEMS and is the Associate Editor of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CYBERNETICS, the Asian Journal of Control, and the Journal of Information Science and Engineering and an Area Editor of the International Journal of Fuzzy Systems.
Haoping Wang received the Ph.D. degree in Automatic Control and Computer Science from Lille University of Science and Technology (LUST), France, in 2008. He is currently Professor and Ph.D Supervisor at Automation School, Nanjing University of Science and Technology (NJUST), China. He was research fellows at Modeling Information and System Laboratory of Picardie University (2010-2011) and at Automatics, Computer Engineering and Signal Processing Laboratory (LAGIS UMR CNRS 8219) of LUST (2005-2010), France. His research interests include the theory and applications of hybrid systems, visual servo control, model free adaptive control, friction modeling and compensation, modeling and control of exoskeleton robotics, diesel engines, biotechnological processes, PV, and wind turbine systems. He has published over 180 refereed international journal (Automatica, IEEE TAC, IEEE SMC, IEEE Trans. Aerosp. Electr. Syst., ISA Trans., Signal Pr., Int. J. Syst. Sci., Mech. Syst. Signal Pr., Int. J. Contr. Autom. Syst., Stud. Inform. Contr., etc) and conference papers (IFAC WC, IEEE Amer. Contr. Conf., IEEE Int. Conf. Decis. Contr., IEEE Mediterranean Conf. Contr. Autom., IEEE Multi-conf. Syst. Contr., etc) in these areas, authored a book, Observation et Commande par Systèmes à Fonctionnement par Morceaux: Appilication aux Asservissements Visuels and co-author 3 chapters in books. Prof. Wang is currently Senior member of IEEE, the executive and scientific director of Sino-French Int. Joint Laboratory of Automatic Control and Signal Processing, and the deputy dean of the of Sino-French Engineer School of NJUST. He served the Chair of Program Committee of ROMAN2018, International Program Committee (IPC) of MED'15 16, the Publication Chair of the 1st and 2nd IEEE Int. Conf of Systems and Computer Science'12 13, Lille, and the president of the Sino-french scientific forum on renewable energy, medical imaging and intelligent transportation at Nanjing university of science and Technology 60th anniversary 2013. Additional recent services include Invited speaker of the Pre-conference Tutorial Workshop of 33rd Chinese Control Conference 2014, and the Scientific Executive Committee of the French National Key Laboratory of LAGIS (2007-2011). Prof. Wang was invited professors of LUST(2017, Feb. 2016, June-July 2014, Mai-July 2013), Recipient of 2008 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad; Allocation de Recherche (3 years) from Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche, France; enlisted in Jiangsu Provincial '333 High-Level Talent Training Program', 'Project Blue: young academic leaders', 'Six talent peaks of high level talents, and in Marquis Who is Who in the world since 2013, etc.
Jingang Yi received the B.S. in electrical engineering from the Zhejiang University, China, in 1993, the M.Eng. in precision instruments from Tsinghua University, China, in 1996, the M.A. in mathematics, and the Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2001 and 2002, respectively. He is a professor in mechanical and aerospace engineering at Rutgers University. His research interests include autonomous robotic systems, dynamic systems and control, intelligent sensing and actuation systems, and automation science and engineering, with applications to semiconductor manufacturing and intelligent transportation systems. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and a Senior Member of the IEEE.
Qing Guo received the B.E. degree in automation and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in navigation, guidance, and control from the Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, in 2003, 2005, and 2008, respectively.,From 2013 to 2014, he was an Academic Visitor with the Center for Power Transmission and Motion Control, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath, U.K. He is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China. He is also a member of the Youth Working Committee, Fluid Transmission and Control Branch, Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society. His research interests include robust and adaptive control, electrohydraulic, exoskeleton, and rehabilitation robot.