Prof. Yunqing Rao, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
The scientific research and application development in the field of intelligent optimization and intelligent manufacturing has been engaged in for a long time. A number of national major projects including 973 project, National Natural Science Foundation of China project, 863 key project, sub-project of national major science and technology project, ministry of industry and information technology special sub project of intelligent manufacturing, etc., have been presided over and undertaken. The 12 invention patents authorized by China have been obtained, 5 academic works and 2 textbook have been published, and more than 200 academic papers have been published (including over 100 collected by SCI/EI). 1 second prize of national scientific and technological progress award, and 2 first prizes of provincial and ministerial scientific and technological progress awards are won respectively.