Wei Xing Zheng

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Wei Xing Zheng


Wei Xing Zheng received the B.Sc. degree in applied mathematics in 1982, the M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering in 1984, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering in 1989, all from Southeast University, Nanjing, China. He is currently a Distinguished Professor with Western Sydney University, Sydney, Australia. Over the years, he has also held various faculty/research/visiting positions at Southeast University, China; Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, U.K.; University of Western Australia; Curtin University of Technology, Australia; Munich University of Technology, Germany; University of Virginia, USA; and University of California-Davis, USA. His current research interests include system identification, estimation, networked control systems, and cyber-physical systems. Dr. Zheng served as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control for two terms (2005–2007 and 2014–2019). He is currently an Associate Editor for Automatica, IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, and other scholarly journals. He is also an Associate Editor of IEEE Control Systems Society’s Conference Editorial Board. He served as Publications Co-Chair of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control in Melbourne, Australia, December 2017. He is currently Chair of IEEE Control Systems Society’s Standing Committee on Chapter Activities and a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Control Systems Society. He is a Fellow of IEEE.

Position(s) & Affiliation(s)

Distinguished Professor
Western Sydney University