Editorial Board


  • Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, 2016 - present (Welcome your submissions!)

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2016 - present ;

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2010 - 2015;

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, 2015;

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks/IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, 2010 - 2015;

  • Co Founding-Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Intelligent Learning Systems and Applications, ISSN Print: 2150-8402, ISSN Online: 2150-8410, 2009-2012.

  • Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) Electronic Letter (E-letter), 2009 - 2010;

  • Editorial Board member, Journal of Modern Power System and Clean Energy, 2013 - present;

  • Editorial Board Member, Cognitive Computation (Springer), 2009 - present;

  • Editorial Board Member, Evolving Systems (Springer), 2010 - present;

 Guest Editor


  • Guest Editor, Neurocomputing (Elsevier), 2014;

  • Guest Editor, Cognitive Computation (Springer), 2012;

  • Guest Editor, Neural Computation and Applications, 2012;

  • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2011-2012;

  • Guest Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, 2011;

  • Guest Editor, Journal of Control Science and Engineering, 2011;

  • Guest Editor, Cognitive Computation (Springer), 2010, 2011;

  • Guest Editor, Journal of Experimental &Theoretical Artificial Intelligence (Taylor &Francis Group), 2009;

  • Guest Editor, International Journal of Systems, Control and Communications (Inderscience), 2009;

  • Guest Editor, Applied Mathematics and Computation (Elsevier), 2008;

  • Guest Editor, Soft Computing (Springer), 2008;


 Conference Organization
  • Steering Chair, International Conference on Advanced Computational Intelligence (ICACI'18), Xiamen, China, March 29-31, 2018
  • Award Committee Chair, International Conference On Neural Information Processing (ICONIP'17), November 14-18, 2017, Guangzhou, China.
  • Tutorial Chair, IEEE Smart World Congress (SWC'17), San Francisco, August 4-8, 2017.
  • Finance Chair,  IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (IEEE WCCI'16), Vancouver, Canada, July 25 - 29, 2016.

  • Special Session Chair, International Conference on Information Science and Technology (ICIST'15), Changsha, China, April 24-26, 2015.

  • Technical Program Co-Chair, The 2015 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN'15), Killarney, Ireland, July 12 - 16, 2015.

  • Program Chair, The 2014 IEEE CIS Workshop: New Frontiers in Computational Intelligence: From Foundations to Applications, Kingston, RI, Oct, 2014

  • General Chair, The 2014 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (IEEE SSCI 2014), Orlando, Florida, December 9  to 12, 2014.

  • Program Co-Chair, The 2014 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN'14), Beijing, China, 2014.

  • Publicity Chair, The 2012 International Conference on Intelligent Control and Information Processing (ICICIP'13), Beijing, China, 2013.

  • Tutorial Chair, The 2012 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2012), Brisbane, Australia, 2012.

  • Special Sessions Chair, The 2012 International Conference on Information Science and Technology (ICIST 2012), Wuhan, China, 2012.

  • Special Sessions Chair, The 2012 International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN2012), Shenyang, China, 2012.

  • Special Sessions Chair, The 2011 International Workshop on Advanced Computational Intelligence (IWACI 2011), Wuhan, China, 2011.

  • Publication Chair, The 2011 International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN 2011), Guiling, China, 2011;

  • Publicity Chair, International Conference on Swarm Intelligence (ICSI 2011), Chongqing, China, 2011;

  • Industry Liaison (U.S. & Canada) Chair, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2011), San Jose, California, 2011;

  • Special Sessions Chair, The 2010 IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing, and Control (ICNSC 2010), Chicago, April, 2010;

  • Publicity Chair, The 2009 IEEE International Conference on Services Operations, Logistics, and Informatics (SOLI 2009), Chicago, July, 2009;

  • Program Chair, The 2009 International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN 2009), Wuhan, China, 2009;



 Professional Committees:


  • Chair, IEEE TNNLS Outstanding Paper Award Subcommitee (2017);
  • Chair, IEEE CIS Emergent Technology Technical Committee (ETTC) (2015);

  • Chair, IEEE CIS Confernece Bid Subcommittee (2015 and 2016);

  • Chair, IEEE CIS Neural Networks Technical Committee (NNTC)  (2013 and 2014);

  • International Neural Network Society (INNS) Board of Governors, 2016 to 2018;

  • Vice Chair, IEEE CIS Smart Grid Task Force (2012-present);

  • Vice Chair, IEEE CIS Adaptive Dynamic Programming and Reinforcement Learning (ADPRL) Technical Committee (2012 and 2013)

  • IEEE CIS Confernece Committee (2014 - present);

  • IEEE CIS Data Mining Technical Committee (2011 to present);

  • IEEE CIS Intelligent Systems Applications Technical Committee (2010 to present);

  • IEEE Smart Grid Initiative Committee (2010 to present);

  • IEEE-USA Energy Policy Committee (2010 to present);

  • IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC) Technical Committee on Computational Intelligence (2009 to present);

  • IEEE CIS Educational Repository Committee (2012 to present);