Li CAO,  Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Automation

Tsinghua University,  Beijing 100084, China

Tel: +86 (10) 6279 2559      Fax: +86 (10) 6278 6911

Email: caoli@tsinghua.edu.cn

 Education

Ph. D. in Control and Systems Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 1992

MS in Control and Systems Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 1989

BS in Control Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 1987

Entrance to Preparatory school to Japan, Changchun, Mar.1982

Entrance to Beihang University, Beijing, Sep.1981

  Working Experience

Associate Professor, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 07/1998-present

Research Associate, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 04/1994-6/1998

Post-Doctor Researcher, KAO Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, 04/1992-03/1994

  Expertise and Research Interests

Sensor principle and application

Measurement and Instrumentation

Ultrasonic transducer and liquid or gas measurement

Signal processing and sensor fusion

  Academic/Social Activities and Memberships

Member, SICE, Japan

General Secretary, Youth Committee of Chinese YiqiYibiao Academic Society (2007~present)

Reviewer, Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical

7th Editorial Committee Member, Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument

   Grants and Contracts / Research Projects

Tsinghua-Tokyo Keiso Joint Research Program

Tsinghua-MHI Joint Research Program

National 863 Project

   Honors and Awards

Award of My Best Teacher in Practical Research (polling by students), Tsinghua University, 2009

Award of Best Textbook for China Petro-Chemical Industry, 2007

Award of Good Super-Advisor for Graduates (polling by students),  Tsinghua University, 2003 and 2006

Award of Best Undergraduate-Class Advisor, Tsinghua University, 2002

   Academic Achievements

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Yang Bo, Cao Li and Luo Yupin,  “Forced oscillation to reduce zero flow error and thermal drift for non-reciprocal operating  liquid ultrasonic flow meters”, Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, Volume 22, Issue 4, 257-264, August 2011

Cao Li, ”Laboratory Introduction”, IEEJ Trans. SM, Vol.130, No.12,2010, P592 (in Japanese)

Cao Li, “Approach to On-Line Viscosity Measurement”, Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, 2010,Vol.31, No.8 SUPPL. 3, 65-69

Dong Junliang,Cao Li, “ A Method for Reducing Diffraction Interference in Ultrasonic Shear Wave Transducer”, Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, 2010,Vol.31, No.8 SUPPL. 2, 76-79.

Guan Huifeng, Cao Li, “Noise Cancellation for Ultrasonic Gas Flow-meter Based on Adaptive Filter”, Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, 2010,Vol.31, No.8 SUPPL. 2,159-162

Cao Li, “Applications of Piezo-sensor for instrumentation”, Proceedings of Chinese Automation Conference, 2009 in Hangzhou

Sun Wufeng, Cao Li, Wang Huangang and Xu Wenli, “Measurement of Coal-content of Heavy Medium Suspension Based on SVR”, Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, Vol.30, SUPPL. 2, December 2009, 245-248  (in Chinese)

Yang Bo, Cao Li, Luo Yupin, “High-speed and Precise Measurement for Ultrasonic Liquid Flow Metering Based on a Single FPGA”, IEEE I2MTC2009 -International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Singapore, 5-7 May 2009,309-312,2009

Yang Bo and Cao Li,  “Development of FPGA and DSP Based flow rate measurement and control system”, Yi Qi Yi Biao Xue Bao/Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, 2008. 29(SUPPL. 2): 609 - 612. (in Chinese)

Cao Li, Liu Yang, Liu Wei, “Pen Motion Attitude Measurement Using Accelerometer and Gyroscope”, Yi Qi Yi Biao Xue Bao/Chinese Journal of Scientific Instrument, v 29, n 4, p 831-835, April 2008  (in Chinese)

Cao Li, “Information acquisition and processing technique by integrating internal sensors into external sensing”, Journal of the Robotics Society of Japan, Reviews, 600-603,Vol.24,No.5,2006  (in Japanese)

Cao Li, Hu Chang, “Integration of Image Sensing and Acceleration Sensors for Calligrapher Behavior Measurement”, SICE Annual Conference 2005 in Okayama, TA1-05-4,2005, P.1711-1716

Zheng Xu, Cao Li, Yang Xianhui, “The Standardization of Fieldbus Technology in China”, Journal of the SICE, Vol.44 No.6, 411-413,2005 (in Japanese)

Haitao Jia, Li Cao, “A Remote Data Transmitting System Based On SMS”, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics(SMC2004), October 10-13 2004 The Hague, The Netherlands, pp.6155-6159,Tracking No.980

Chang Hu and Li Cao, “A System Identification Method Based on Multi-layer Perception and Model Extraction”, Proceedings of International Symposium on Neural Networks Dalian, China, pp.218-223, August 2004

Lu Jia, Cao Li, “A Quantization Method of Traffic Congestion Evaluation based on Fuzzy logic”, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics(SMC2003), Washington D.C., USA, Oct. 5-8. 2003,4: 3348 -3351

PATENTS

Li Cao, Wufeng Sun, Wenli Xu and etc., “Coal Content Measurement Method Based on Principal Component Analysis and Support Vector Regression”, China Patent 200910088990.8, 2009.7.17(in Chinese)

Toru Fujii, Li Cao, Dexin Hou and etc., “Flow Control Method Based on Pressure Measurement”, Japan Patent 2008-135106, 2009-282819, (in Japanese)

Tokio Sugi, Li Cao, Dexin Hou and etc., “Flow Control Method Based on Valve Open Scale Measurement”, Japan Patent 2008-183752, 2010-26576, (in Japanese)

Cao Li and Ma Qin, “Vibrating Viscosity Measurement” China Patent 201110048476.9, 2011.3.1 (in Chinese)

BOOKS

Yi Zhang, Baofen Zhang, Li Cao and etc., “Automatic Measurement Technology and Instrument Control System”, Press of Chemical Engineering Industry, China, 2005(in Chinese)

Junjie Wang, Li Cao and etc., “Sensor Principle and Measurement Technology”, Press of Tsinghua University, 2011 (in Chinese)