Xudong Jiang received the B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China in 1983 and 1986, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of German Federal Armed Forces, Hamburg, Germany, in 1997, all in electrical and electronic engineering. From 1986 to 1993, he was a Lecturer at the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China where he received two science and technology awards from the Ministry for Electronics Industry of China. He was a recipient of the German Konrad-Adenauer Foundation Young Scientist Scholarship. From 1993 to 1997, he was with the University of German Federal Armed Forces, Hamburg, Germany, as a Scientific Assistant. From 1998 to 2002, he was with the Centre for Signal Processing, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, as a Research/Senior Fellow, where he developed a fingerprint verification algorithm achieving the top in speed and the second top in accuracy in the International Fingerprint Verification Competition (FVC2000). From 2002 to 2004, he was a Lead Scientist and Head of the Biometrics Laboratory at the Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore. Currently he is an Assistant Professor at the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. His research interests include pattern recognition, image processing, computer vision, and biometrics.
Biography Updated on 20 August 2004