Xuan Wang

Xuan Wang photo
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Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering and Computing

Contact Information

Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 3230
Mail Stop: 1G5
Email: xwang64@gmu.edu

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Xuan Wang is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at George Mason University. He received his Ph.D. degree in autonomy and control, from the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University in 2020. After graduation, he worked as a post-doctoral researcher at the University of California, San Diego. 

Dr. Wang’s search interests lie primarily in the autonomy and control of large-scale network systems, in order to improve their reliability, efficiency, security, and scalability. His current project topics include Multi-agent control and optimization; Resilient multi-agent coordination; System identification and data-driven control of neuron network systems. These topics have extensive applications in mobile sensor networks, smart cities, autonomous robot swarms, and internet of things. 

One of his papers received the ICPS 2021 best paper award.


  • PhD, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University
  • MSc, Control Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology
  • BSc, Automation, Harbin Institute of Technology