Associate Professor, Ph.D, the Deputy Director of the Department of Machine Intelligence, Peking University.

He received his Ph.D. degree from Peking University, China, in 2003. Then, he joined the Peking University. In 2005, he became an Associate Professor with the Key Laboratory of Machine Perception (Ministry of Education), the Speech and Hearing Research Center, the Department of Machine Intelligence, School of the EECS, Peking University, China.

He has/had undertaken more than 20 projects funded by Chinese Government, is the author of more than 60 research papers and 5 inventions, awarded Best Paper Award of CNNC in 2002, Zhengda Award of Peking University in 2008, First Prize Award of IJCAI-13 Robot Competition Technical Skills Category in 2013 and Best Paper Finalist Award of IEEE ICIA in 2015.

He is an IEEE memeber, a member of IEEE-RAS Technical Committee on Humanoid Robotics, a member of the Climbing and Walking Robots Association, a senior member of Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence. He also serves as Deputy Secretary General of the Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence Educational Committee.

He also serves as reviewer of several Domestic or international journals, and as session chairs and PC members of several international conferences.

Research Interests:

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Speech and Language Processing, Robotics, Humanoid Robot, etc.