Huan-ye Sheng was appointed chairman of the departement of Computer Science and Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 1984. Sheng had been the vice-president of SJTU from1995 to 2004. Afterward he has been appointed Vice President of University Council of SJTU. He is now the deputy vice Chairman of Shanghai Overseas Returned Scholar Association, Chairman of Alliance for RFID Technology, vice-chairman of the Information Society Shanghai, the standing member of the Shanghai Science Association, honor senator of the Technical University of Berlin, and an overseas member of the German Information Society.
Prof. Sheng has written and published eight books including Computer Graphics and A Dictionary of Chinese Character Information. He has also published over hundred papers and articles, such as Information Condensation of Nested Chinese Character Corpus, Automatic Analysis of the Strokes of Chinese Characters, and One Integrated Graphic Environment.