Shuo Gao received his PhD in electrical engineering from the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Beihang University (formerly known as Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics), Beijing, China. Prior to that, he was a Research Associate with the University College London, London, UK. His area of expertise is human-machine interactive systems. Dr. Gao has published over 40 articles, including peer-reviewed journals and flagship conferences, and filed/awarded more than 30 US, UK and CN patents. He serves on technical committees in various capacities. He was a recipient of a China Scholarship Council Fellowship in 2014, and won several awards for department construction and teaching in Beihang University. In terms of industrial experience, he previously worked as an optical wireless communication engineer at SIGPRO, Ottawa, Canada; an optical fiber system engineer at Ciena Corporation, Ottawa, Canada; and a technique consultant at Cambridge Touch Technologies Inc., Cambridge, UK.
Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh is a professor of Chemical Engineering at University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia. He is one of the Australian Research Council (ARC) Laureate Fellows of 2018. Prof. Kalantar-Zadeh is involved in research in the fields of materials sciences, electronics, and transducers. He has co-authored of over 450 scientific papers and books and is also a member of the editorial boards of journals including ACS Sensors, ACS Applied Nano Materials, Advanced Materials Technologies, Nanoscale and ACS Nano. He has received many international awards including the 2017 IEEE Sensor Council Achievement, 2018 ACS Advances in Measurement Science Lectureship awards and 2020 Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), UK. His name has also appeared in the Clarivate Analytics most highly cited list since 2018.