Degang Xu received the Ph.D. degree in control science and engineering from Zhejiang University,Hangzhou, China, in 2007. From 2010 to 2013, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with
Central South University.He was with the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville,United Sates of America, from 2013 to 2014.
He is currently a Full Professor with Central South University. His current research interests include modeling and optimal control of complex industrial process, robots control system, and intelligent control system.