Zengqiang Chen received his B.S. degree in mathematics and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in control theory and control engineering from the Nankai University, Tianjin, China, in 1987, 1990, and 1997, respectively. He has been working at the College of Information Technology Sciences, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, where, since 1999, he has been a Full Professor and a Ph.D. Supervisor. In 2001, he obtained the position of the Head of Department of Automation. His main areas of research involve complex system modelling and simulation, complex networks, multiagent systems, intelligent control and intelligent computing, chaos theory and applications, computer network, and multimedia technology. He has been responsible for more than 15 foundation projects, including two NSFC projects and two national 863 projects. He has authored/coauthored more than 200 papers; about 100 of them are SCI journal papers. In 1998, he was honored with the Bao-Gang Education Award (Grade One). In 2004, he won the Tianjin Natural Science Award (Grade Two). The title is “Research on Adaptive Intelligent Predictive Control Theory and Its Application.” In 2005, he entered the Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University of China (NCET). His main professional qualifications include being a Member of the Chinese System Simulation Academy, a Member of the Control Theory Specialty Association of Chinese Automation Academy, and a Member of the Process Control Specialty Association of Chinese Automation Academy. Also, he is currently an editor member of 4 national academic journals and 3 international academic journals.
Biography Updated on 20 September 2014