Xiong, Zhang

Xiong Zhang is a full professor in School of Computer Science of Engineering of Beihang University and director of the Advanced Computer Application Research Engineering Center of National Educational Ministry. During his academic career in Beihang University for more than 20 years, he has supervised over 30 PhD students and won a National Science and Technology Progress Award. He is now the chief scientist of “smart city” project supported by the National High Technology Research and Development Program of China. Prof. Xiong serves as members of several national committees, e.g., the National Computer Science and Technology Teaching Steering Committee of Ministry of Education. His research interests and publications span from computer vision, wireless sensor networks and information security.