International Visiting Scholars

Current Visiting Professors/Scholars

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. 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.



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.


Dr. Jie Shen Visiting Scholar(12 months) Aug. 2017- Aug. 2018

Dr. Jie Shen received PhD degree in control theory and application from Southeast University in 2006. He has been an associate professor with college of electrical engineering and control science, Nanjing Tech University, China. His research interests include human behavior recognition, formation control/coordination of UGV/UAV, cognitive control.

Ms. Yang Zhao Visiting student (12 months)
Sep. 2017 - Sep.2018

Yang Zhao is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the School of Control Science and Engineering at Shandong University, Jinan, China. She received her M.S. degree in control engineering from the School of Control Science and Engineering at Shandong University, Jinan, China, in 2011. Her research interests include applied fractional calculus in control, iterative learning control, system identification and robotics.

Prof. Yongjiang Luo CSC Visiting Scholar(12 months)
Sep. 2017 - Sep. 2018
Yongjiang Luo is currently an associate professor with the School of Electronic Engineering, Xidian University, Xi'an, China.His current research interests include fractional-order signal processing, compress sensing and arry signal processing.
Mr. Yuquan Chen CSC Exchange Ph.D. student (24 months)

Sep. 2017 - Sep. 2019

Yuquan is a CSC visiting Ph.D. student from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). His research interests include fractional order systems, sliding mode control, fractional order CTRW and its application in source seeking.









Mr. Guojian Ren CSC Exchange Ph. D. Student (12 months)
Sep. 2017-Sep. 2018

Guojian Ren is a CSC visiting Ph. D. student from Beijing Jiao Tong University. His interest includes fractional stability analysis, controlled networked systems and continuous-time random walks.

Mr. Ruiyang Cai CSC Exchange Ph.D. student(12 months) 
Oct. 2017- Oct. 2018
Ruiyang Cai is a visiting Ph.D student from Donghua University (DHU). His current research interests include, stability analysis, control theory and its applications in fractional order systems.

Erick de la Rosa is a PhD candidate at the Automatic Control Department at CINVESTAV, Mexico City, Mexico.

He received a M.Sc. degree in automatic control theory from he same institution in 2014. His research interests include applied fractional calculus, deep learning, system identification, robotics and bionics.

Liping Chen is a CSC visting scholar from  Hefei University of Technology.
Oct. 2017-Oct. 2018
His current research interests include the areas of fractional-order systems and nonlinear dynamical systems.
Mr. Liguo Yuan  CSC visiting scholar (12 months)
Dec. 2017-Dec. 2018
Liguo Yuan is a visiting scholar from South China Agricultural University, associate professor. His interests include fractional calculus, chaos and bifurcation, optimization algorithm.