Welcoming New Editorial Board Members to CES

Published on: 27 May 2024 Viewed: 115

We are delighted to announce the addition of several esteemed scholars to the Editorial Board of Complex Engineering Systems (CES). Their diverse expertise and outstanding contributions to their respective fields will undoubtedly enhance the quality and breadth of our journal.

Advisory Board Member:

◆  Prof. Witold Pedrycz

Affiliation: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Research Interests: computational intelligence, fuzzy systems, machine learning, pattern recognition, and system modeling and control.

Achievements: Fellow of IEEE and the Royal Society of Canada, over 400 research papers, and several influential books.

Editorial Board Members:

◆  Prof. Haoyong Chen

Affiliation: School of Electric Power Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

Research Interests: complex power & energy systems, renewable energy generation and grid-integration

Achievements: IEEE Senior Member, over 200 papers, Member of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

◆  Prof. Wenyan Song

Affiliation: School of Economics and Management at Beihang University, Beijing, China

Research Interests: product/service systems engineering, sustainable supply chain management, quality management, and risk management

Achievements: World's Top 2% of Scientists, Elsevier "China Highly Cited Researchers"

◆  Prof. Xinggang Yan

Affiliation: School of Engineering, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK

Research Interests: sliding mode control, decentralized control, fault detection and isolation, and time delay system

Achievements: Published three books, six invited book chapters, and over 200 referred papers

◆  Prof. Jinglong Chen

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Manufacturing and Systems Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

Research Interests: intelligent fault diagnosis of equipment, mechanical signal processing, and mechanical system reliability

Achievements: Member of the Fault Diagnosis Professional Committee of the Chinese Society for Vibration Engineering

◆  Prof. Youmin Zhang

Affiliation: Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Research Interests: fault detection & diagnosis (FDD), fault-tolerant control (FTC), unmanned systems (UAV/UGV/USV), smart grids, smart cities / cyber-physical systems (CPS)

Achievements:  IEEE Fellow, Fellow of Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME), Senior Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Member of Canadians Aeronautics and Space Institute (CASI), Member of The Association for Uncrewed Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI)/ University of Southern California (USC)

Impact on CES

The inclusion of these distinguished scholars on our Editorial Board signifies a strategic expansion of our journal's scope and expertise. Their guidance and insights will be critical in maintaining the high standards of academic excellence and innovation CES is known for. We are confident their involvement will enhance the quality of our publications and inspire new and impactful research in complex engineering systems.

Message from the Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Hamid Reza Karimi, Editor-in-Chief of CES, said: “It is my pleasure to warmly welcome the new editorial board members. I am looking forward to working together for further development of the journal in society”.

Join Us in Celebrating

We invite our readers, authors, and the broader academic community to join us in welcoming our new Editorial Board members. Their addition marks an exciting new chapter for CES, and we are eager to see their positive impact on our journal and the field at large.

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Editor: Jane Meng
Language Editor: Emma Chen
Production Editor: Yan Zhang
Respectfully Submitted by the Editorial Office of Complex Engineering Systems

Complex Engineering Systems
ISSN 2770-6249 (Online)


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