Keynote Speakers-ICICC 2020
Prof. Chun-Yi Su, Huaqiao University, China
Dr. Chun-Yi Su received his Ph.D. degrees in control engineering from South China University of Technology in 1990. After a seven-year stint at the University of Victoria, he joined the Concordia University in 1998. He is currently a Professor at Huaqiao University, on leave from Concordia University. He has also held several short-time visiting positions including a Chang Jiang Chair Professorship by China's Ministry of Education and JSPS Invitation Fellowship from Japan, and Qian Ren Talents Professor from China. His research covers control theory and its applications to various mechanical systems, with a focus on control of systems involving hysteresis nonlinearities. He is the author or co-author of over 400 publications, which have appeared in journals, as book chapters and in conference proceedings. In addition to his academic activities, he has worked extensively with industrial organizations on various projects. Dr. Su has been an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Mechatronics, Control Engineering Practice, and several other journals. He has served as Chair/Co-Chair for numerous international conferences
Prof. Quang Ha, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Quang Ha received the B.E. degree from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam in Electrical Engineering in 1983, the PhD degree from Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Russia, in Complex Systems and Control in 1993, and from the University of Tasmania, Australia, in Intelligent Systems in 1997. He is currently an Associate Professor at the School of Electrical and Data Engineering of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney, Australia. His research interests include automation, robotics and control systems with a focus on construction automation. Dr Ha is a Senior Member of the IEEE and on the Board of Directors of the International Association of Automation and Robotics in Construction. He has been a Member of the Editorial Board of the IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering (2009-2013), Automation in Construction, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Journal of Industrial Electronics & Applications, and Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics. Quang Ha served as Chairman of several international conferences on automation and intelligent systems. He was the Video Chair for the IROS’2018. Dr Ha received 14 best paper awards from the IEEE, IAARC and Engineers Australia, including the Sir George Julius Medal in 2015.
Prof. Tao Jin, Fuzhou University, China
Prof. Tao Jin received B.S. and M.S. degrees from Yanshan University in 1998 and 2001, respectively, and a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2005. From 2005 to 2007, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher in Shanghai Jiaotong University. From 2008 to 2009, he held a research scientist position with Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA, where he was involved in the design and testing of PMU technology and GPS/internet-based power system frequency monitoring networks. In 2010, he joined Imperial College London, UK, as a European Union Marie Curie Research Fellow, where he was focused on electrical technologies related to smart grids. From 2009, he is a professor in the College of Electrical Engineering & Automation, Fuzhou University, China. Prof. Tao Jin is a senior member of IEEE, and members of the IEEE Power and Energy Society and the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society. He is also a special committee member of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, the China Electro technical Society, and more. He currently serves as an Associate Editor for the China Measurement & Testing Technology, MPCE, PCMP, and other journals..