Wang Ding

Personal profile

Name: Wang Ding

Gender: Male

Degrees: Ph.D.

Title: Professor


Current Professional Societies

Ø Associate Editor of Neural Networks;

Ø Associate Editor of Neurocomputing;

Ø Associate Editor of Acta Automatica Sinica;

Ø Member of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society;

Ø Member of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society;

Ø Member of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society;

Ø Member of Chinese Association of Automation

Research Areas

Ø Intelligent control and intelligent optimization;

Ø Neural networks and reinforcement learning;

Ø Advanced control theory and applications


Ø Young Elite Scientists Sponsorship Program of the China Association for Science and Technology, 2017

Ø Youth Innovation Promotion Association of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2018

Ø Wu Wenjun Artificial Intelligence Science and Technology Award, 2019

Ø Science and Technology Award of Guangdong Province, 2019


[1]Ding Wang, Intelligent Critic Learning And Control For Uncertain Dynamic Systems, Science Press, 2020.

[2]Ding Wang, Mingming Ha, And Junfei Qiao, Self-learning Optimal Regulation For Discrete-time Nonlinear Systems Under Event-driven Formulation,IEEE Transactions On Automatic Control, 65(3), pp. 1272–1279, 2020.

[3]Ding Wang, Robust Policy Learning Control Of Nonlinear Plants With Case Studies For A Power System Application,IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 16(3), pp. 1733–1741, 2020.

[4]Ding Wangand Derong Liu, Learning And Guaranteed Cost Control With Event-based Adaptive Critic Implementation,IEEE Transactions On Neural Networks And Learning Systems, 29(12), pp. 6004–6014, 2018.

[5]Ding Wang, Haibo He, and Derong Liu, Adaptive Critic Nonlinear Robust Control: A Survey,IEEE Transactions On Cybernetics, 47(10), pp. 3429–3451, 2017.

[6]Ding Wang, Haibo He, And Derong Liu, Improving The Critic Learning For Event-based Nonlinear H-infinity Control Design,IEEE Transactions On Cybernetics, 47(10), pp. 3417–3428, 2017.

[7]Ding Wang, Haibo He, Xiangnan Zhong, And Derong Liu, Event-driven Nonlinear Discounted Optimal Regulation Involving A Power System Application,IEEE Transactions On Industrial Electronics, 64(10), pp. 8177–8186, 2017.

[8]Ding Wang, Derong Liu, Qichao Zhang, And Dongbin Zhao, Data-based Adaptive Critic Designs For Nonlinear Robust Optimal Control With Uncertain Dynamics,IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, 46(11), pp. 1544–1555, 2016.

[9]Ding Wang, Derong Liu, And Hongliang Li, Policy Iteration Algorithm for Online Design of Robust Control for A Class Of Continuous-time Nonlinear Systems,IEEE Transactions on Automation Science And Engineering, 11(2), pp. 627–632, 2014.

[10]Ding Wang, Derong Liu, Qinglai Wei, Dongbin Zhao, And Ning Jin, Optimal Control of Unknown Nonaffine Nonlinear Discrete-time Systems Based On Adaptive Dynamic Programming,Automatica, 48(8), pp. 1825–1832, 2012.

Personal Statement

Ding Wangreceived his Ph.D. degree in Control Theory and Control Engineering from Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China in 2012. From 2015 to 2017, he was a Visiting Scholar with the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering in University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA. He used to be an Associate Professor with The State Key Laboratory of Management and Control for Complex Systems, Institute of Automation, in Chinese Academy of Sciences. He is currently a Professor with the Faculty of Information Technology, Beijing University of Technology. His current research interests include adaptive critic control with industrial applications, reinforcement learning, and intelligent systems. He has authored or co-authored over 120 journal and conference papers andthree monographs. He was the Finance Chair of the 12th World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation in 2016, and the Publications Chair of the 24th International Conference on Neural Information Processing in 2017.