Prof. CHEN Jie

Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering , President of Tongji University

Prof. Dr. CHEN Jie is Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, and has been President of Tongji University in July 2018.

Prof. CHEN was born in July 1965 in Fujian (China). He got his bachelor, master and PhD degrees at Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) respectively in 1986, 1996 and 2001, and was Vice President of BIT from 2014 to 2018.

Prof. CHEN Jie has served as the Vice President of the Chinese Association of Automation and the Executive Director of the Chinese Artificial Intelligence Society of China. As a Distinguished Young Scholar awarded by the Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and a Changjiang Scholar Distinguished Professor awarded by the Chinese Ministry of Education, he’s also the Director of the State Key Laboratory of Intelligent Control and Decision of Complex Systems, the Chief Scientist of National 973 Basic Research Program, and the Principal Investigator of Innovative-Research-Group Program supported by the NSFC.

Professor CHEN’s academic interests are in multi-objective optimization and decision for complex systems, cooperative control of multi-agent systems, and constrained nonlinear control. He has been awarded the second prize of National Natural Science Award of China once, and the second prizes of National Science and Technology Progress Award of China twice. He is the Managing Editor for the Journal of Systems Science and Complexity, and editorial board members and associate editors for several renowned international journals, such as IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, Science China Information Sciences, Control Theory & Technology, etc. He has authored/co-authored 4 monographs and more than 80 SCI journal papers, and holds 43 patents of invention.