Prof. Perry Ping

Member, ECE Advisory Board

Professor Perry Ping Shum, chair professor of the Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, Director of Guangdong Key Laboratory of Integrated Optoelectronics Intellisense, National Distinguished Expert, COS Fellow, IEEE Fellow, SPIE Fellow, OPTICA Fellow, President of IEEE Photonics Society. In the areas of fiber-based technology, laser, biophotonics, medical imaging and silicon photonics he has published 400 journal papers with about 20 thousand citations, and H-index of 70. In recent years, as the person in charge, he has been granted research funds of more than 60 million.

He served as Director of the Network Technology Research Centre (NTRC), Photonics Centre of Excellence (OPTIMUS), and Centre for Optical Fibre Technology (COFT), and Associate Chair in charge of academic programs in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. During this period, a world-class fiber research/processing center was created, which enabling Singapore to have the ability to manufacture special fiber optics, special fiber lasers and sensors. He chaired several major international conferences, including CLEO-PR | OECC| PGC 2017; and initiator of several international conferences such as PGC, ICOCN, ICAIT, OGC, etc. He collaborates closely with universities and institutes worldwide.