Prof. HO Wing Cheong Daniel (何永昌)

PhD – University of Salford, UK, FIEEE

Visiting address
AC1-Y6532

Phone: +852 34428652

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Biography

Prof. Daniel W. C. Ho received a first class honour in BSc, MSc and PhD degrees in mathematics from the University of Salford, Greater Manchester, UK in 1980, 1982 and 1986 respectively. From 1985 to 1988, he was a Research Fellow in Industrial Control Unit, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK. He is currently a Chair Professor in Applied Mathematics with Department of Mathematics, and the Assistant Dean (Teaching Innovations) with College of Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, which he joined in 1989.

Prof. Ho is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) in 2017. He is also a Chang Jiang Chair Professor, awarded by the Ministry of Education, China in 2012. He is named as Highly Cited Researcher in Engineering by Thomson Reuters from 2014 for three consecutive years.

Prof. Ho is a Subject editor of Journal of Franklin Institute, Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning SystemsAsian Journal of ControlInternational Journal of Automation and ComputingCogent Engineering and a member of Editorial board of IET Control Theory & ApplicationsSystems Science and Control Engineering. His current research interests include control theory, estimation and filtering theory, complex dynamical distributed networks, multi-agent networks, nonlinear singular systems and stochastic systems.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Control Theory
  • Estimation and filtering theory
  • Complex dynamical distributed networks
  • Multi-agent networks
  • Nonlinear singular systems
  • Stochastic systems

Prizes/Honours

  • Recipient of "The Best Paper Award" from The 8th Asian Control Conference (ASCC 2011), May 2011
  • Paper Title: "Two-targets tracking problems in sensor networks with partial information transmission"
  • Guest Professor of East China University of Science and Technology (2011-2014), Shanghai, China
  • Chang Jiang Chair Professor, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China. (2012-2015)
  • awarded by the Ministry of Education, China (教育部, 长江讲座教授)
  • Highly Cited Researchers in Engineering (2014, 2015, 2016) published by Thomson Reuters 
  • (For more information, click Highly Cited Researchers)
  • Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (Jan. 2017) for recognizing his contributions to stability and control for stochastic systems.

Activities

Organising a conference / an event

2000 

The 19th Chinese Control Conference

Proceedings Editor

2001

International Workshop on Control, Optimization, Signal Processing and Computer Communications   

Organiser

2008

The World Congress on Computational Intelligence, IEEE

Registration Chair

2009

The Asian Control Conference

Local Arrangement Chair

2013

Asian Control Conference

Awards Chair

2014

Chinese Control Conference (CCC 2014)

Regional Chair (Hong Kong)

2014

Chinese Control Conference (CCC)

Regional Chair

2015

IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - SMC 2015

Registration Chair

Program Committee members for Major Conferences

2006-Control and Decision Conference (IEEE CDC)Associate Editor
2006- America Control Conference (IEEE ACC) Associate Editor
2011-Chinese Control Conference (CCC) Associate Editor
2011-Chinese Control Decision Conference (CCDC) Associate Editor