Derong Liu

Professor

Education

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering
University of Notre Dame, 1994
M.Sc. Electrical Engineering
Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1987
B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering
East China Institute of Technology, 1982

Contact Info

Email Website Address Phone Fax
email link 851 S. Morgan M/C 154
Chicago, IL 60607
312.355.4475 312.996.6465

Professional Achievements

  • Fellow of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), since 2005
  • AdCom Member (elected), IEEE Computational Intelligence Society, 2006-2008
  • Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, 2010-
  • Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Electronic Letter, 2004-2009
  • Letters Editor, IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, 2006-2008
  • Associate Editor, Automatica, 2006-2009
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Circuits and Systems Magazine, 2008-present
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, 2006-2009
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, 2004-2009
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. on Signal Processing, 2001-2003
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems-I, 1997-1999
  • Member, Conference Editorial Board, IEEE Control Systems Society, 1995-2000
  • General Chair, IEEE International Conference on Service Operations. Logistics and Informatics, Chicago, IL, 2009
  • General Chair, IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control, Sanya, China, 2008
  • General Chair, 4th International Symposium on Neural Networks, Nanjing, China, 2007
  • Program Chair, IEEE International Symposium on Adaptive Dynamic Programming and Reinforcement Learning, Nashville, TN, 2009
  • Program Chair, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Hong Kong, 2008
  • Program Chair, IEEE International Symposium on Approximate Dynamic Programming and Reinforcement Learning, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2007
  • Program Chair, 21st IEEE International Symposium on IntelligentControl, Munich, Germany, 2006
  • Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 2006
  • University Scholar, University of Illinois, 2006-2009
  • CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 1999
  • Harvey N. Davis Distinguished Teaching Award, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1997
  • Michael J. Birck Fellowship, University of Notre Dame, 1990
  • Listed in Who's Who in America
  • Listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering

Research Interests

Professor Liu's research interests include Adaptive Dynamic Programming and Reinforcement Learning, Computational Neuroscience, Intelligent Control, Neural Networks, and Power Systems

 
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