Dr. Lei Huang received the B. Sc., M. Sc., and Ph. D. degrees in electronic engineering from Xidian University, Xi¡¯an, China, in 2000, 2003, and 2005, respectively. From 2005 to 2006, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC. He also held the Research Fellow and Research Associate positions at City University of Hong Kong, Kouloon, Hong Kong SAR and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR. From 2012 to 2014, he was a Full Professor with the Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen Graduate School), Xili, Shenzhen. Since November 2014, he has been with the College of Information Engineering, Shenzhen University, as a Distinguished Professor, and established the Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Advanced Navigation Technology (ANT) as the Founding Director.
Dr. Huang¡¯s research interests include spectral estimation, array signal processing, statistical signal processing, and their applications in radar, navigation and wireless communications. In these areas, he has published 70 IEEE journal papers, and undertaken 10 national and provincial key projects, such as the Key Project of NSFC and Joint Project of NSFC-RGC (Hong Kong). He was the winner of the Excellent Young Scientists of NSFC, Program of New Century Excellent Talents in University of Ministry of Education (MOE) of China, and Leading Talent of Special Support Program of Guangdong Province. He won the second prize of Natural Science Award in University of MOE of China in 2015.
Dr. Huang was an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (2015-2019), and has been severing as a Senior Area Editor of this journal since April 1, 2019. He also has been on the editorial boards of Elsevier-Digital Signal Processing (2012-present) and IET Signal Processing (2017-present), and an elected member of Sensor Array and Multichannel (SAM) Technical Committee of the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2016-present). He was elected an IET/IEE Fellow in 2018.