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Science China Information Sciences

Science China Information Sciences

Editor-in-Chief: Hong Mei
Editorial Director: Fei Song

ISSN: 1674-733X (print version)
ISSN: 1869-1919 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11432


Hong MEI, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Associate Editor-in-Chief

Ru HUANG, Peking University, China

Yuwen QIN, National Natural Science Foundation of China, China

Xiaohu YOU, Southeast University, China

Ji-Feng ZHANG, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences, CAS, China

Qinping ZHAO, Beihang University, China

Zhi-Hua ZHOU, Nanjing University, China


Zhenan BAO, Stanford University, USA

Jiannong CAO, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

Ben M. CHEN, National University of Singapore, Singapore

C. L. Philip CHEN, University of Macau, China

Hong CHEN, Jilin University, China

Jie CHEN, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Yong DOU, National University of Defense Technology, China

Haibin DUAN, Beihang University, China

Xiangfeng DUAN, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA

Jiancheng FANG, Beihang University, China

Fouad GIRI, University of Caen Normandie, France

Yue HAO, Xidian University, China

Y. Thomas HOU, Virginia Tech, USA

Shimin HU, Tsinghua University, China

Zhenjiang HU, National Institute of Informatics, Japan

Jie HUANG, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

Xinsheng JI, National Digital Switching System Engineering & Technological R&D Center, China

Yuefeng JI, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Zhong-Ping JIANG, New York University, USA

Xuelong LI, Xi'an Institute of Optics and Precision Mechanics of CAS, China

Yong LIAN, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Ying-Chang LIANG, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China

Guisheng LIAO, Xidian University, China

Dongdai LIN, Institute of Information Engineering, CAS, China

Fangzhen LIN, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China

Zongli LIN, University of Virginia, USA

Yungang LIU, Shandong University, China

Teng LONG, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Chao LU, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

Jianhua LU, Tsinghua University, China

Wei D. LU, University of Michigan, USA

Jianfeng MA, Xidian University, China

David Z. PAN, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

Jian-Wei PAN, University of Science and Technology of China, China

Quan PAN, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Thomas PARISINI, Imperial College London, U.K.

Jian PEI, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Yue QI, Beihang University, China

Tielong SHEN, Sophia University, Japan

Yikai SU, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Fuchun SUN, Tsinghua University, China

Min TAN, Institute of Automation, CAS, China

Jie TANG, Tsinghua University, China

Xiaofeng TAO, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Jie TIAN, Institute of Automation, CAS, China

Cheng-Xiang WANG, Heriot-Watt University, UK

Dongming WANG, Southeast University, China

Jiangzhou WANG, University of Kent , UK

Wei WANG, Beijing Institute of Aerospace and Control Devices, China

Yongliang WANG, Air Force Early Warning Academy, PLA, China

Zidong WANG, Brunel University, UK

Xiang-Gen XIA, University of Delaware , USA

Lihua XIE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Jun XU, Tsinghua University, China

Zongben XU, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

Hao YIN, Academy of Military Sciences, China

Xiaoyang ZENG, Fudan University, China

Jian ZHANG, Institute of Software, CAS, China

Lin ZHANG, Beihang University, China

Lu ZHANG, Peking University, China

Min ZHANG, Soochow University, China

Qinyu ZHANG, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Weiping ZHANG, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Xiaodong ZHANG, The Ohio State University, USA

Zhongshan ZHANG, University of Science & Technology Beijing, China

Fu-Chun ZHENG, The University of York, U.K.

Sheng ZHONG, Nanjing University, China

Donghua ZHOU, Shandong University of Science and Technology, China

Kun ZHOU, Zhejiang University, China

Zhengwei ZHOU, University of Science and Technology of China, China

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