Xinggang Yan received the B.S. degree from Shaanxi Normal University, Shaanxi, China, in 1985, a M.S. degree from Qufu Normal University, Jining, China, in 1991, and a Ph.D. degree in engineering from Northeastern University, Shenyang, China, in 1997. Currently, he is a Lecturer at the University of Kent, Canterbury, UK. He was a Lecturer at Qingdao University, Qingdao, China, from 1991 to 1994. He worked as a Research Fellow/Associate in the University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong; Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; and the University of Leicester, Leicester, UK. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Engineering Research and Science & Technology. He was the Lead Guest Editor of a special issue in Mathematical Problems in Engineering. His research interests include sliding mode control, decentralized control, fault detection and isolation, and time delay systems. He has published two books and over 120 refereed papers in these areas.
Biography Updated on 30 January 2017