Prof. CHEN Jingdong

Northwestern Polytechnical University

IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award winner

The Bell LabsRole Model Teamwork Award winner


Prof. CHEN Jingdong received his bachelor’s, Master’s and phD degrees in 1993, 1995 and 1998, respectively. From 1998 to 2001, he was engaged in the research of acoustic signal processing, speech synthesis, speech recognition at the Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia and the Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR) in Kyoto, Japan. From 2001 to 2009, he was a Member of Technical Staff with Bell Laboratories, USA, working on acoustic signal processing for telecommunications. From 2009 to 2010, he served as the Chief Scientist of WeVoice Inc. In 2010, he has joined the Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China, working on the problems of MIMO Signal Processing, Intelligent acoustics, noise reduction, echo cancellation, microphone array processing, which have been successfully used in voice communication and interaction systems such as telecommunications, teleconferencing, remote collaboration, intelligent speakers, vehicle interaction, robots. Prof. CHEN Jingdong received the IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award in 2009, the Bell LabsRole Model Teamwork Award twice, respectively, in 2009 and 2007, the best paper award from the IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA) in 2011. His Ph.D graduate student published a journal paper which received the IEEE Region 10 (Asia-Pacific) 2016 Distinguished Student Paper Award (First Prize). He was also a recipient of the Japan Trust International Research Grant from the Japan Key Technology Center in 1998 and the “Distinguished Young Scientists Fund” from the National Natural Science Foundation of China in 2014. He has authored and co-authored 13 monograph books and published more than 200 papers in international well-known academic journals and conferences in the field of signal processing. He also hold more than 30 patents.