Prof. Liang GAO
Deputy Director of State Key Laboratory of Digital Manufacturing Equipment and Technology,
School of Mechanical Science and Engineering,
Huazhong University of Science and Technology,
Wuhan 430074, China.
Liang Gao received his B.Sc. degree in mechatronic engineering from Xidian University, Xi’ an, China, in 1996, and the Ph.D. degree in mechatronic engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China, in 2002. He is a Professor of the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE), the Deputy Director of State Key Laboratory of Digital Manufacturing Equipment and Technology and Chairman of School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, HUST. He was supported by the Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University in 2008 and National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars of China in 2018. His research interests include intelligent optimization algorithms, big data, deep learning with their application in Design & Manufacturing. He published more than 440 papers indexed by SCIE, authored 13 monographs. His citation is 11000 times and H is 55 according to Web of Science. He is Highly Cited Researcher 2020 and 2021 by Clarivate Web of Science and 2020 Highly Cited Chinese Researchers by Elsevier. He currently serves as co-Editor-in-Chief of IET Collaborative Intelligent Manufacturing, Associate Editor of Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering, etc.