Wei Chen received the B.S. degree in engineering structure analysis and the double B.S. degree in economics from Peking University in 2008. He received the Mphil and PhD degree in electronic and computer engineering from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2010 and 2014, respectively. He was one of the first batch of Hong Kong PhD Fellowship awardees. From February 2014 to July 2014, he was a visiting student researcher at University of California, Berkeley. From September 2014, he joined the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology as a visiting assistant professor.
Dr. Chen's research interests include linear systems and control, networked control systems, optimal control and smart grid.