07 Feb 2014
FST Dean Philip Chen the first from Macao to be appointed editor-in-chief of a top IEEE journal

FST Dean Prof. Philip Chen

Prof. Philip Chen, dean of the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Science and Technology, has been appointed editor-in-chief of the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems. Published by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the scope of this IEEE journal convers systems science and engineering efforts that involve formulation, analysis, modelling, decision-making, and interpretation in any of the lifecycle phases associated with the definition, development, and implementation of large systems. It is one of the top academic journals in the fields of computing and system sciences, and like most of IEEE’s top-tiered publications, this journal has an acceptance rate of less than 9 per cent.

Prof. Chen is the first scholar from Macao to be appointed editor-in-chief of an IEEE journal. Former editors-in-chief of this journal include Andrew Sage, a member of the United States National Academy of Engineering; Madan Singh, a late chair professor at the University of Manchester, United Kingdom; Donald Brown, William Stansfield Calcott Professor at the University of Virginia, United States; and Witold Pedrycz, professor at the University of Alberta, Canada.

Prof. Chen is also an associate editor of IEEE Open Accessand IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics,a steering committee member of IEEE Transactions on Big Data, and vice editor-in-chief of the Communications of Chinese Association of Automation (published by the Chinese Association of Automation under the Chinese Academy of Sciences). He was the president of IEEE’s Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society (IEEE SMC) for the 2012-2013 period, and now serves as its Jr. Past President in charge of nominations. He has been a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE SMC since 2010.



陳俊龍更是首位獲邀擔任IEEE期刊主編的澳門學者,過去歷任的主編均是世界頂級學者,包括美國國家工程院院士Andrew Sage、英國曼彻斯特大學已故講座教授 Madan Singh、美國弗吉利亞大學W.S. Calcott教授Donald Brown 及加拿大阿爾伯塔大學教授Witold Pedrycz。

此外,陳俊龍現任《IEEE公開取閱刊物》(IEEE Open Access)和《IEEE控制論期刊》的副編輯、《IEEE大數據期刊》(IEEE Transactions on Big Data)執行委員會委員及由中國科學院中國自動化學會出版的《中國自動化學會通訊》(Communications of Chinese Association of Automation)副主編,並曾擔任二○一二 /二○一三年度IEEE系統人機及智能自動學會(IEEE SMC)主席,現為該會的前主席(Jr. Past President),主要負責提名工作。另外,他從二○一○年起為IEEE SMC的傑出講師。