C. L. Philip Chen

Dr. Chen’s research areas are in systems, cybernetics and computational intelligence. He is a Fellow of the IEEE, AAAS, and IAPR. He was the President of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society (SMCS) (2012-2013), where he also has been a distinguished lecturer for many years and received Outstanding Service Awards 4 times. Currently, he is the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems (2014-) and an Associate Editor of IEEE Trans on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE Trans on Cybernetics, and IEEE/CAA Automatica Sinica. In March 2018, he is listed in world top 14 having the most highly cited paper in computer science area by WoS; and listed as a Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science area by Clarivate Analytics. He was the Chair of TC 9.1 Economic and Business Systems of IFAC (2015-2017). He is also a Fellow of CAA and Fellow of HKIE and an Academician of IASCYS. In addition, he is an ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology Education, USA) Program Evaluator for Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Software Engineering programs. University of Macau’s Engineering and Computer Science programs receiving HKIE’s accreditation and Washington/Seoul Accord is his utmost contribution in engineering education for Macau as the former Dean. During his deanship, the engineering and computer science programs have been ranked at world top 200 in the Times Higher Education (THE) world university ranking. The computer science program is also ranked at world top 161 in the US News and World Report global university ranking.

Dr. Chen received Outstanding Electrical and Computer Engineering Award in 2016 from his alma mater, Purdue University, West Lafayette, where he received his Ph.D. degree in 1988, after he received his M.S. degree in from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1985.

Zhulin Liu

Zhulin Liu received the Bachelor degree in Mathematics from Shandong University, Shandong, China in 2009 and the M.S. degree in Mathematics from the University of Macau, Macao, Macao, China in 2011.
Currently, she is a Ph.D. Student of the Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau, Macau, China, and her research area is in computational intelligence, matching learning, and function approximation.



Shuang Feng

Shuang Feng received the B.S. degree in mathematics and M.S. degree in applied mathematics from Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China, in 2005 and 2008 respectively. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in computer science at the Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau, Macau, China.
He is now working as an Associated Professor with the School of Applied Mathematics, Beijing Normal University, Zhuhai, China. His research interests focus on fuzzy systems, fuzzy neural networks and their applications in computational intelligence.