Lei Huang received the B. Sc., M. Sc., and Ph. D. degrees in electronic engineering from Xidian University, Xií»an, China, in 2000, 2003, and 2005, respectively. From 2005 to 2006, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC. He also held the Research Fellow and Research Associate positions at City University of Hong Kong, Kouloon, Hong Kong SAR and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR. From 2012 to 2014, he was a Full Professor with the Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen Graduate School), Xili, Shenzhen. Since November 2014, he has been with the College of Information Engineering, Shenzhen University, as a Distinguished Professor, and established the Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Advanced Navigation Technology (ANT) as the Founding Director.
His research interests include the areas of statistical signal and array processing, compressive sensing, cognitive radio for implementations in radar, navigation and wireless communications. In these fields, he has published more 150 technical articles in refereed journals and proceedings, including 60 IEEE journal papers. He is currently on the editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Digital Signal Processing (Elsevier) and IET Signal Processing. He is also an elected member of the Sensor Array and Multichannel (SAM) Technical Committee (TC) of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. Additionally, he was elected an IET/IEE Fellow in 2018.