Long Cheng received his B.E. degree in control engineering from Nankai University, Tianjin, China, in 2004 (graduated with honors). He received his Ph.D. degree in control theory and control engineering from the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, in 2009 (graduated with honors). Since July 2009, Cheng joined the State Key Laboratory of Management and Control for Complex Systems, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, where he currently holds a Research Associate Professor position. From February 2010 to September 2010, he worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. From September 2010 to March 2011, he worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, College of Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA. From December 2013 to March 2014, he worked as a Visiting Scholar at Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA, USA. Cheng has published more than 50 technical papers in peer‐refereed journals and prestigious conference proceedings. Most of his papers are published in prestigious journals like IEEE Transactions and Automatica. His current research interests include neural networks, optimization, nonlinear control, multiagent system, and their applications to robotics. He is the recipient of the 2013 IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks Outstanding Paper Award.
Biography Updated on 7 May 2014