Ding Xiaoping, graduated from Tsinghua University, China, in 1962 with the graduate Golden Medal. Now she is a professor and PhD supervisor in Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University. She is an IEEE fellow and IAPR Fellow. Her research interests include pattern recognition, image processing, characters recognition, biometric identification, computer vision etc. She has a grearesearch achievements on character & document recognition in Chines & multi-languages (Japanese, Korean, Arabic, Tibetan, Uygur, Mongolia& English etc.) and also on face recognition etc... She has won four most prestigious National Scientific and Technical Progress Awards in China in 1992, 1998, 2003 and 2008. She has published more than 550 papers, coauthored 7 books and holds 24 Invention Patents.