Qin Xin received his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Computer Science, University of Liverpool, U.K., in December 2004. He had held variant research positions in world-leading universities and research laboratories, including a Senior Research Fellowship at Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, a Research Scientist/Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the Simula Research Laboratory, Norway, and a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the University of Bergen, Norway. He is currently working as a Full Professor of computer science with the Faculty of Science and Technology, University of the Faroe Islands (UoFI), Faroe Islands. His main research focus is on the design and analysis of sequential, parallel, and distributed algorithms for various communication and optimization problems in wireless communication networks, as well as artificial intelligence, cryptography, and digital currencies. He is currently serving as a Management Committee Board member of Denmark for several EU ICT projects.