I-Jeng Wang was born in Tapei, Taiwan, in 1964. He received the B.S. degree from the National Chiao-Tung University (Tsinchu, Taiwan) in control engineering in 1987, the M.S. degree from the Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA, USA) from the Department of Electrical Engineering in 1991, and the Ph.D. degree from the Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN, USA) in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1996. From August 1996 to September 1997, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Institute for Systems Research at the University of Maryland, College Park. He joined the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in 1997 where he is a Principal Professional Staff with the Milton S. Eisenhower Research Center. Since October 2005, he also holds the position of an Assistant Research Professor with the Computer Science Department at the Johns Hopkins University. His current research interests include stochastic optimization and control, wireless networking, and distributed information processing and control in sensor networks. He has served on the Technical Program Committees for the 2001, 2004, and 2005 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control. He was an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control from 2006 to 2009.
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010