Chuan Zhang (Member, IEEE) received the B.E. degree (summa cum laude) in microelectronics and the M.E. degree (top-1 student) in very-large scale integration design from Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, in 2006 and 2009, respectively, and the M.S.E.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMN), Minneapolis, MN, USA, in 2012.,He is currently the Excellence Professor and the Purple Mountain Professor with Southeast University, Nanjing. He is also with the LEADS, National Mobile Communications Research Laboratory, Quantum Information Center, Southeast University, and the Purple Mountain Laboratories, Nanjing. His current research interests include low-power high-speed VLSI design for digital signal processing and digital communication, bio-chemical computation and neuromorphic engineering, and quantum communication.,Dr. Zhang received the Best Contribution Award of the IEEE Asia–Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems in 2018, the Best Paper Award in 2016, the Best (Student) Paper Award of the IEEE International Conference on DSP in 2016, the Three Best (Student) Paper Awards of the IEEE International Conference on ASIC in 2015, 2017, and 2019, the Best Paper Award Nomination of the IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems in 2015, the Three Excellent Paper Awards and two Excellent Poster Presentation Awards of the International Collaboration Symposium on Information Production and Systems from 2016 to 2018, the Outstanding Achievement Award of the Intel Collaborative Research Institute in 2018, the Merit (Student) Paper Award of the IEEE APCCAS in 2008, the Three-Year University-Wide Graduate School Fellowship of UMN, and the Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship of UMN. He serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing and the IEEE Open Journal of Circuits and Systems. He serves as a Corresponding Guest Editor for the IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems. He is also the Secretary-Elect of the Circuits and Systems for Communications TC of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society. He is also a member of the Seasonal School of Signal Processing and Design and Implementation of Signal Processing Systems TC of the IEEE Signal Processing Society, and Circuits and Systems for Communications TC, VLSI Systems and Applications TC, and Digital Signal Processing TC of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society.(Based on document published on 11 February 2020).