Zain Anwar Ali
Engr. Dr. Zain Anwar Ali obtained a Ph.D. in Control Theory and Control Engineering from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (NUAA), China. In 2017, he was selected as a highly talented foreign expert by the Ministry of China, Beijing. In 2018–2019, he received research funding from the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan, and began collaborating with several universities in China, including NUAA, Donghua University, Shanghai University, and Southeast University, with grants provided by the National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC). Dr. Ali is an associate professor and editor at Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (Syed UET), Pakistan. In 2020 and 2021, he completed his Post Doctor Tier-I in Control Engineering from Southeast University, Nanjing, China, and Post Doctor Tier-II in Systems Science from Beijing Normal University, China. In 2021, he rejoined Sir Syed UET as an associate professor and an editor of the SSUET research journal. In 2022, he joined Jiaying University, China as an associate professor and worked on the Smart Agriculture project. In late 2023, he joined the Centre for Ocean Energy Research (COER) at the National University of Ireland (NUI), Maynooth as a senior postdoctoral researcher on the Control Co-Design of Heterogeneous Arrays of Wave Energy Converter project.