Junhui Hu received his Ph.D. degree from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, in 1997, and B.E. and M.E. degrees in electrical engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 1986 and 1989, respectively. He is currently a Chair Professor at Precision Driving Lab, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (NUAA), Nanjing, China, the Director of Precision Driving Lab, NUAA, Chang Jiang Scholar of the Ministry of Education of China, and IEEE Senior Member. Dr. Hu was a research engineer at the R&D Center of NEC-Tokin, Sendai, Japan, from November 1997 to February 1999, a Research Fellow and Postdoctoral Fellow at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China, from 1999 to 2001, an Assistant Professor at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from 2001 to 2005, and an Associate Professor at the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from 2005 to 2010. He was a research student at Yamagata University, Yonezawa, Japan, from October 1993 to March 1994. His present research interest includes ultrasonic actuators and transducers, piezoelectric transformers and generators, physical effects of ultrasound, wireless drive of piezoelectric components, and novel applications of power ultrasound. Dr. Hu won the Paper Prize from the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (Japan) as a first author in 1998, and he was awarded the title of Valued Reviewer of Sensors and Actuators-A in 2009. He is the author and coauthor of more than 100 papers and disclosed patents.
Biography Updated on 10 November 2010