Yulong Huang (M’19) received the B.S. degree in Automation from the College of Automation, Harbin Engineering University, Harbin, China, in 2012. He received the Ph.D degree in control science and engineering from the College of Automation, Harbin Engineering University, Harbin, China, in 2018. From Nov. 2016 to Nov. 2017, he was a visiting graduate researcher at the Electrical Engineering Department of Columbia University, New York, USA. Currently, he is an Associate Professor of navigation, guidance, and control in Harbin Engineering University (HEU) in China. From Dec. 2019 to Dec. 2021, he was associated with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, as a Hong Kong Scholar. His current research interests include state estimation, intelligent information fusion and their applications in navigation technology, such as inertial navigation, integrated navigation, intelligent navigation, and cooperative navigation.
He was the recipient of the 11th China Youth Science and Technology Innovation Awards in 2018, the excellent doctoral thesis from Chinese Association of Automation (CAA) in 2019, the Wu Wen-Jun AI Excellent Youth Scholar Award in 2021, the First Prize of Natural Science Award of Chinese Association of Automation (Ranked the 2nd) in 2021, the Honorable Mention of 2017 IEEE Barry Carlton from IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems in 2021, the 2018 IEEE Barry Carlton from IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems in 2022, and the Best Paper Award of 2021 International Conference on Autonomous Unmanned Systems (ICAUS 2021), and the outstanding Reviewer of 2020 and 2021 for IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. He was selected into the sixth Young Elite Scientists Sponsorship Program by China Association for Science and Technology in 2020. He serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems and for the IEEE Sensors Journal, and a Youth Editor for the IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica (JAS), for the Journal of Marine Science and Application, for the Journal of Unmanned Undersea Systems, and for the Unmanned Systems Technology.