Professor Dr. Jian Ping Li, male, born on October 11,1964. He received the B.S. degree in applied mathematics from Chongqing University, Chongqing, China, in 1986, the M. Eng. degree in software engineering and M. Sci. degree in computational mathematics from the Graduate School of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shanxi, China, in 1989, and the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Graduate School of Chongqing University, Chongqing, China, in 1998. From 1999 to 2000, he was a post doctoral and visiting professor working at Hong Kong Baptist University under the leadership of Professor Dr. Yuan Yan Tang. From 2002 to 2003, 2005 to 2006, and in 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015,he was a senior visiting professor working respectively at Provence University, France, University of Guelph, Canada, Washington University, USA, University of Zurich, Switzerland. He is presently a Professor in International Centre for Wavelets Analysis and Its Applications (ICWAA) of University of Electronic Science and Technology of China（UESTC）, Chengdu, China, and as a head of ICWAA, he is the dean of Big Data Research Institute of UESTC. Dr. Li has served as a Syndic for Awards of National Science and Technology of China, a founder of the International Journal on Multiresolution, Wavelets, Applications (IJMWA), a founder and Editor in Chief of International Progress on Wavelet Active Media Technology and Information Processing, and also as General Chairman of many international conferences, a reviewer for many international famous Journals. His book Wavelet Analysis & Signal Processing: Theory, Applications & Software Implementations, was awarded the second prize of National Science and Technology of China (1999), and it is very important reference for many scientists. Dr. Li has published more than 300 technical papers and is the author/ co-author of 30 books on subjects ranging from wavelet analysis and its applications to computer science. His current interests include wavelet theory and applications, fractal, image processing, pattern recognition, information security, big data, artificial intelligence.