Ming Jiang received the B.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in mathematics from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 1984 and 1989, respectively. He is Professor with Department of Information Science, School of Mathematical Science, Peking University, China, since 2002. He was Lecturer from 1989 to 1993, and Associate Professor, from 1993 to 1995, with Department of Applied Mathematics, Beijing Institute of Technology, China, from 1993 to 1997. He was Post-Doctoral Fellow with Microprocessor Laboratory, Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy, from 1996 to 1997. He was Associate Professor with Department of Information Science, School of Mathematical Science, Peking University, China, from 1998 to 2002. He is a Senior Member with IEEE since 2003 and a Member with SPIE since 2007. He is the Managing Director of Microsoft Statistics and Information Technology Laboratory of Peking University since 2005.
He was a Visiting Associate from 2000 to 2001, an Associate Research Scientist from 2001 to 2002, and a Research Scientist from 2004 to 2005, Associate Director of CT/Micro-CT Lab from 2001 to 2006, all with Department of Radiology, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa, USA, from 2000 to 2001. He was Associate Director of Optical Molecular Imaging (OMI) Lab from 2007 to 2011, Associate Director of X-ray Grating-based Imaging (XGI) Lab from 2007 to 2012, and Associate Director of CT Lab from 2011 to 2012, all with Biomedical Imaging Division, VT-WFU School of Biomedical Engineering & Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Virginia, USA.
He held Guest Professorship with Beijing Union University from 2003 to 2005, and with Shanghai Jiao Tong University from 2004 to 2007. He is now Guest Professors with Beihang University (BUAA) since 2009 and Beijing Information Science & Technology University since 2013.
Among his awards, he received the Radiological Society of North American Research Trainee Prize for work entitled ``Blind Deblurring of Spiral CT Images'' by Ming Jiang, Ge Wang, Margaret W. Skinner, Jay T. Rubinstein and Michael W. Vannier in 2001; National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, National Science Foundation of China in 2004; Herbert M. Stauffer Award for Outstanding Basic Science Paper in Academic Radiology, Association of University Radiologists, USA, for work entitled ``Spatial variation of resolution and noise in multi-detector row spiral CT'' by John F. Meinel Jr, Ge Wang, Ming Jiang, Troy Frei, Michael W. Vannier, Eric A. Hoffman in 2004; Chang Jiang Scholars, Ministry of Education, China in 2007.
He is the co-Editors-in-Chief for Sensing and Imaging for 2014 - 2016, and serves as Associated Editors for Journal of Beijing Union University, Signal Processing, International Journal of Biomedical Imaging, Advances in Mathematics (China), BioMedical Engineering OnLine and Computerized Tomography Theory and Applications. He is on the editorial boards for Sensing and Imaging since 2013 and Inverse Problems for 2011 - 2016.
He was the leading Guest Editors for the special issue on hybrid imaging and image fusion for Sensing and Imaging in 2014, for the special issue on recent development of X-Ray CT and micro CT for Journal of X-Ray Science and Technology in 2004 and for the special issue on mathematics in biomedical imaging for International Journal of Biomedical Imaging in 2006. He chaired the Huangguoshu International Interdisciplinary Conference on Biomedical Mathematics - Promising Directions in Imaging, Therapy Planning and Inverse Problem, Huangguoshu, China, in 2008. He co-chaired the Interdisciplinary Workshop on Mathematical Methods in Biomedical Imaging and Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Centro di Ricerca Matematica Ennio De Giorgi, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Italy, in 2007; Sino-German Joint Symposium on Inverse Problems, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany in 2012.
His research interests are mathematical and technical innovations in biomedical imaging and image processing, with x-ray computed tomography, optical molecular tomography and multi-modality biomedical imaging as the main focus. He has supervised doctoral and mentored post-doctoral research in the reconstruction and system development for x-ray and optical tomography techniques. He has been the PI/MPI/Co-PI of multiple large-scale projects funded by the National Science Foundation of China, Ministry of Science and Technology of China, Ministry of Education of China, and Sino-German Center.