BSc and MSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Sciences and Technology of China; DSc in Electrical Engineering, George Washington University. Scientist and business executive in technologies. Formerly, 16 years with with Microsoft, including: Managing Director, Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA); Chairman, Microsoft China; Corporate Vice-President, Mobile and Embedded Products. 2014, joined Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU), a leading global Internet company in web search, mobile internet, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence; currently, President. Fellow, IEEE. Member of the board of directors of five high-tech companies. Adjunct professorship at eight universities. Author of 12 books, 500 papers and 60 granted US patents in digital video and communications. Recipient of technology and industry awards, including: IEEE industry pioneer award; lifetime achievement award, Asia Engineering Society. Named: one of the top 10 CEOs in Asia; one of 50 global shapers; Executive of the Year, IT Times, Business Weekly, and Global Enterprise.