International Visiting Scholars

Current Visiting Professors/Scholars


Mr. Bo Shang, CSC Exchange Ph.D. Student (24 months) 

Advanced mechatronics, UTM, multiview visual tracking, smart photogrammetry, SmartCaveDrones


Mr. Kai Liu, CSC Exchange Ph.D. Student (24 months)

Kai Liu is a CSC visiting Ph.D student from China University of Mining and Technology, Beijing (CUMTB). His research interest is MIMO Precision Temperature Uniformity Control.

Mr. YongGe Yang CSC Exchange Ph.D. Student (24 months).
Aug.2016- Aug. 2018
YongGe Yang is a CSC visiting Ph.D student from Northwestern Polytechnical University. His interest includes fractional calculus and stochastic source seeking.

Ms. Binbin He Exchange Ph.D. student(12 months).
Sep. 2016- Sep. 2017
Control theory of fractional order systems.
Ms. Jie Yuan CSC Exchange Ph.D. student(24 months).
Sep. 2016 - Sep. 2018
Jie Yuan  is a CSC visiting Ph.D student from Southeast University(SEU). Her research interest is fractional order process control.



Prof. Dr. Xiaohong Wang  CSC Visiting Scholar(12 months).
Aug. 2016- Aug. 2017
Fractional Order High Performance Control in Power Electronic Systems.
Prof. Dr.Wenjing Zhang CSC Visiting Scholar(12 months).
Oct. 2016 - Nov. 2017
Wenjing Zhang  is with School of Electronic and Information Engineering at Beijing Jiaotong University. He received the B.S. in Automation from Beijing Jiaotong University, China, in 1999, the M.S. in Traffic Information Engineering and Control from Beijing Jiaotong University, China, in 2004, and the Ph.D. degree in Computer Application Technology from Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, in 2007. His research interests include adaptive control theory, fractional order control, train operation control, high speed magnet levitation train control and servo control.
Prof. Shixiong Zhang Visiting Scholar (12 months).
Shixiong Zhang is a associate professor in Henan University of Technology. He studies in MESA Lab  as a visiting scholar funded by State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs P.R. China. His main research interests concludes motion control, power source, industrial automation, etc.
Dr. Yunning Zhang CSC visiting Scholar (12 months).
Dec. 2016- Dec. 2017
Yunning Zhang received the B.S. and M.S. in automation from the Chongqing university, China, in 2003 and 2006, and the Ph.D. degree in control science and engineering from the Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, in 2014.Her main research interests include modeling, analysis and control of micro-grid and multi microgrid systems using fractional calculus.
Prof. Song Zheng CSC visiting scholar (12 months) 
Mar. 2017-Mar. 2018

Song Zheng is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Date Sciences, Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics, Hangzhou, China. His current research interests include complex networks, multi-agent systems, nonlinear systems, and nonlinear dynamics

Mr. Abdullah Ates Exchange Ph.D. student

Abdullah Ates received his B. Sc. Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Erciyes University in 2011. He received his master degree in Computer Engineering from Inonu University in 2013. His research interests include, analytical and numerical optimization algorithms, fractional order control systems, fractional order calculus and its application, linear and nonlinear optimization algorithms and flight control.

Dr. Xinxin Shi Visiting Scholar (6 months)
Jul. 2017-Jan. 2018

Xinxin Shi graduated from Nanjing University of Science and Technology (NJUST), China, in 2007. She received the Ph. D. degree in mechatronic control engineering from NJUST in 2012. She is currently an associate professor at the School of Automation, Nanjing Institute of Technology, Nanjing, China. Her research interests include fractional-order control, precision motion control of linear motor, active disturbance rejection control, and robotics.