Fuchao Wu was born in Anhui, P. R. China in 1957. From 1984 to 1994, he acted first as a lecturer then as an associate professor in Anqing Teacher’s College. From 1995 to 2000, he acted as a professor with Anhui University. Since 2000, he has been with the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, where he is now a Professor.