Changyun Wen received the B.Eng. degree from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, in July 1983 and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Newcastle, Australia, in February 1990. From August 1989 to August 1991, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the University of Adelaide, Australia. Since August 1991, he has been with the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, where he is currently a Professor. His main research activities are in the areas of adaptive control, development of battery management systems, ejector based air-conditioning systems, switching and impulsive systems, system identification, control and synchronization of chaotic systems, and biomedical signal processing.
Professor Wen is an Associate Editor of a number of journals including AUTOMATICA and the IEEE CONTROL SYSTEMS MAGAZINE. He also served the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON AUTOMATIC CONTROL as an Associate Editor from January 2000 to December 2002. He has been actively involved in organizing international conferences playing the roles of General Chair, General Co-Chair, Technical Program Committee Chair, Program Committee Member, General Advisor, Publicity Chair, and so on. He received the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award 2005 from the Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) in 2005.
He is a Fellow of IEEE, a Member of the 2011 IEEE Fellow Committee and a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Control Systems Society.