Xiaofeng Liao received the BS and MS degrees in mathematics from Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, in 1986 and 1992, respectively, and the PhD degree in circuits and systems from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China in 1997. From 1999 to 2001, he was involved in postdoctoral research at Chongqing University, where he is currently a professor. From November 1997 to April 1998, he was a research associate at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. From October 1999 to October 2000, he was a research associate at the City University of Hong Kong. From March 2001 to June 2001 and March 2002 to June 2002, he was a senior research associate at the City University of Hong Kong. From March 2006 to April 2007, he was a research fellow at the City University of Hong Kong. Prof. Liao obtained “Chang Jiang Scholarship” in 2009, and he is also an IEEE senior member. He has trained over 30 PhD students. Of all these students, one obtained the National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award nomination, four obtained the Chongqing Excellent Doctoral Dissertation, five obtained new century excellent talents plan in support of Ministry of education, and one is the Winner of the Chongqing Science Fund for distinguished young scholars. He has published more than 250 international journal and conference papers. His current research interests include neural networks, nonlinear dynamical systems, bifurcation and chaos, and cryptography.
Biography Updated on 4 September 2012