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Curriculum Vitae for Dr. Jinling Wang

Present Position:

Senior Lecturer
School of Surveying & Spatial Information Systems
The University of New South Wales
Sydney N.S.W. 2052
AUSTRALIA
Ph.: +61 2 9385 4203 (office), +61 2 9385 4208 (lab)
Fax: +61 2 9313 7493
E-mail: jinling.wang@unsw.edu.au
Education:
  • Ph.D., Curtin University of Technology, Australia, 1999.
  • M.Sc., Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping (WTUSM), P.R. China, 1990.
  • B.Sc., Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping (WTUSM), P.R. China, 1983.

Brief Biography:

  • January 2004 – promoted to Senior Lecturer, School of Surveying & Spatial Information Systems, The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia.
  • January 2003 – promoted to Lecturer, School of Surveying & Spatial Information Systems, UNSW, Sydney, Australia.
  • January 2000 – December 2002: Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Research Fellow, hosted in the School of Geomatic Engineering (now the School of Surveying & Spatial Information Systems), UNSW, Sydney, Australia.
  • March 1999 - January 2000: Research Associate, School of Spatial Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia.
  • March,1996 – February 1999: Ph.D. candidate, School of Spatial Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia.
  • September 1993 – February 1996: Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Surveying, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping (WTUSM), Wuhan, P.R. China. [Served as Department’s coordinator for postgraduate studies and research for a year before taking academic leave in Hong Kong].
  • September 1990 – September 1993: Lecturer, Department of Engineering Surveying, WTUSM, Wuhan, P.R. China.
  • September 1987 – August 1990: M.Sc candidate (research student), Department of Engineering Surveying, WTUSM, Wuhan, PR. China.
  • August 1983 – August 1987: Associate Lecturer, Department of Engineering Surveying, WTUSM, Wuhan, P.R. China.
  • September 1979 – July 1983: Undergraduate student, Department of Engineering Surveying, WTUSM, Wuhan, P.R. China.

The following periods on-leave from the Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping (WTUSM):

  • December 1995 - February 1996: Research Student, Department of Land Surveying & Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HK PolyU), Hong Kong.
  • November 1994 – August 1995: Research Assistant, Department of Land Surveying & Geo-Informatics, HK PolyU, Hong Kong.

Research Activities:

2000 - 2002 Australian Research Council (ARC) Postdoctoral Fellow, Modelling, quality control, algorithm and software development for GPS, Glonass, Pseudolites and INS R&D projects, at the School of Surveying & Spatial Information Systems, UNSW, Sydney, Australia.
1999 Research Associate, GPS, GLONASS and INS R&D projects, at the School of Spatial Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Australia.
1994 - 1996 Leader & Chief Investigator, research project "Generalized reliability measures of observations", funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China.
1994 - 1995 Research Assistant (on-leave from WTUSM) at the Department of Surveying and Geo-Informatics, HK PolyU, Hong Kong, with Prof. Y.Q. Chen.
1993 Leader & Chief Investigator, research project "Computer-aided teaching methodology development", funded by WTUSM, P.R. China.
1990 - 1993 Investigator on the research project "Optimal design of deformation monitoring" funded by the Education Ministry of China, with Prof. Z. Zhang.
1987 - 1989 Investigator on the project "Computer-aided digital mapping", funded by the National Bureau of Surveying and Mapping, P.R. China, with Prof. Z. Pan.

Australian Research Council (ARC) Funded Research Projects:

  • ARC-Discovery scheme (2004-2006): "Robust Positioning Based on Ultra-Tight Integration of GPS, Pseudolites and Inertial Sensors", (J. Wang & J. Choi).
  • ARC-Discovery scheme (2003-2004): "Stochastic Modelling for High Precision GPS and Glonass Satellite Positioning", (J. Wang).
  • ARC-Linkage scheme (mid2003-mid2006) (APA Industry PhD Scholarship, with QASCO Pty Ltd): "Integration of GPS/Pseudolite/INS to Geo-Reference Airborne Surveying and Mapping Sensors", (J. Wang & W. Kearsley).
  • ARC-Linkage scheme (2003-2005) (APA Industry PhD Scholarship, with QX Corporation Pty Ltd): "An Augmented-GPS Software Receiver for Indoor/Outdoor Positioning", (C. Rizos & J. Wang).
  • ARC Postdoctoral Fellowship (2000-2002): "The Integrated Analysis of GPS and Glonass Measurements for Precise Real-Time Positioning", (J. Wang).
  • UNSW University Research Support Program grant (2001) "GPS/INS/Pseudolite Integration for Precise Positioning and Attitude Determination", in collaboration with the Center for Mapping, Ohio State University, (J. Wang, D. Grejner-Brzezinska & C.K. Toth).
  • ARC-SPIRT (industry collaboration) grant (2001-2003): "An Integrated GPS and Pseudolite Surveying System for Steelwork Applications", (C. Rizos & J. Wang).

Teaching Experience & Graduate Student Supervision:

2001 - now Lecturing on the topics: Glonass, Galileo, Inertial Navigation Systems (INS)/Dead Reckoning and GPS/INS integration for the course GMAT4910: Modern Navigation & Positioning Technologies at the UNSW.
2000 - now Co-supervising five Ph.D. students in the areas of surveying, GPS geodesy, pseudo-satellite & INS applications at the UNSW.
1999

Lecturing and tutoring (part of the duties of a Research Associate), School of Spatial Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia.

1993 - 1995 Associate Professor, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping (WTUSM), P.R. China. [School's Coordinator of Research & Postgraduate Studies].
1990 - 1992 University Lecturer, WTUSM, P.R. China.
1984 - 1987 Associate Lecturer, WTUSM, P.R. China.

 

Industry Experience:

2004 - 2006 Leader of Project 1.3 "Integrated Positioning & Geo-Referencing Platform", within the Cooperative Research Centre for Spatial Information.
2000 - now Collaborative research and development with industry partners in Australia.
1988 - 1995 Consulting to industry and government agencies in the fields of geodetic control, positioning and navigation, data processing and software development.
1991 On-site consultant and technical support in the first digital large scale mapping experiment in Hainan, P.R. China (with the National Bureau of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China, on-leave from WTUSM).
1987 On-site consultant and chief-surveyor for the construction project of the China International Trade Centre in Beijing (with the First China Construction Corp., Beijing, on-leave from WTUSM.)

 

Selected Awards, Prizes, Scholarships and Certificates:

2003 University of Calgary Faculty of Engineeing 'Distinguished International Research Fellowship'
1999

ARC Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (3 years),
Australian Research Council (ARC), Australia

1998

Winner of the Satellite Division Student Paper Competition
awarded at the annual U.S. Institute of Navigation Satellite Division GPS symposium, Nashville, USA.

1996

Australian Overseas Postgraduate Research Scholarship (OPRS, for 4 years).
Curtin University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (CUPRS, for 3.5 years).
Curtin University of Technology, Australia.

1995

HKPU Research Student Scholarship (for 3 years)
H. K. Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.

1994

Excellent Research Achievement Award
National Bureau of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China.

1994

Best Paper Award
Science & Technology Committee, Hubei Province, P.R. China.

1993

Outstanding Research Achievement Award
Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China.

1993

Best Paper Award
Chinese Society of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China.

1993

Certificate for publication of software package APS-V, ISBN 7-5030-0685-4/P.242,
China Publishing House of Surveying & Mapping, Beijing, P.R. China.

1992

Certificate for publication of software package APS-H, ISBN 7-5030-0547-5/P.210,
China Publishing House of Surveying & Mapping, Beijing, P.R. China.

1992

Best Paper Award
Chinese Society of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China.

1991

Best Paper Award
Association of Surveying & Mapping, Hubei Province, P.R. China.

1989

Award for Excellent Postgraduate Research Achievement
Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China.

1983

Best Student Award
Wuhan Technical University of Surveying & Mapping, P.R. China.

1978

Maths Competition Award
Department of Education, Yuzhou, Henan, P.R. China.

Scholarly Activities :

Editor in Chief Journal of Global Positioning System, a publication of the Chinese Professionals in GPS
Member of Editorial Board GPS Solutions, an international journal published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., N.Y.,USA.
Conference Session Chair Chairman for the GPS/GLONASS session at the European Geophysical Society Meeting, Nice, France, April 24-29, 2000.
Guest Editor Special issue on 'wireless GPS' of the international journal GPS Solutions.
Column Editor 'GPS on the Web', GPS Solutions, an international journal.
Reviewer - journals Journal of Geodesy / GPS Solutions / Earth, Planets and Space /Geomatics Research Australasian/ Survey Review/ Transportation Research
Reviewer - book "GPS Satellite Surveying" (3rd edition) publication proposal for the international publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, USA.
Chairman Study Group International Association of Geodesy Study Group 4.1 "Pseudolite applications in Positioning & Navigation", 2003-2007.
Member of Conference Planning Committee The 2nd International Symposium on Geodesy for Geotechnical and Structural Engineering, May 21-24, 2002, Berlin, Germany.

Professional & Scientific Affiliations:

2003-2007 Chair, International Association of Geodesy Study Group (4.1) "Pseudolite Applications in Positioning & Navigation"
1999-2003 Member, International Association of Geodesy Special Study Group (1.179) "Wide area modelling for precise satellite positioning."
1999-2003 Member, International Association of Geodesy Special Study Group (4.190) "Non-probabilistic assessment in geodetic data analysis."
1997-1999 Corresponding Member, International Association of Geodesy Special Study Group (1.154) "Quality control issues in real-time GPS positioning."
2000- Member, The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE), USA.
1997- Member, The Institute of Navigation, USA.
1997- Member, The Royal Institute of Navigation, UK.



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