Member of China National Standardization Technical Committee on Control of Hydraulic Turbines, IEEE senior Member, got Bachelor in 1983, M. Sc. in 1987 and Ph.D. in 1991, all from Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Tech. (HUST). He has joined the faculty of HUST since 1987 and holds a rank of full professor and doctoral supervisor since 1997. He also studied in Univ of Calgary for one year in 1989 as a "sandwich doctor candidate" as well as worked in Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Arts et Metier for one year in 1996 as an invited professor. His research interests include the process control of hydro-electric generation, and the condition monitoring and the fault diagnosis of the facility of electric power generation and transmission. These researches have been widely funded by National Nature Science Foundation of China, Canadian Science and Engineering Foundation and High Tech. funds of European Union as well as received wide supports from industry, such as Gezhouba Hydro Power Plant (the first hydro power plant on Yangtze river), Three Gorges Hydro Power Plant (the largest power plant in the world). He has about 200 publications on IEEE Transactions, Water Power and Dam Construction, La Houille Blanche etc.