Junbin Gao graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China in 1982 with B.Sc. degree in Computational Mathematics and obtained PhD from Dalian University of Technology, China in 1991. In July of 2005, he joined the School of Information Technology (now Computing and Mathematics) at Charles Sturt University, Australia, as an Associate Professor in Computing Science. He was a senior lecturer, a lecturer in Computer Science from 2001 to 2005 at University of New England, Australia. From 1982 to 2001 he was an associate lecturer, lecturer, associate professor and professor in Department of Mathematics at HUST. His main research interests include machine learning, kernel method, Bayesian learning and inference, and image processing. Dr. Gao has published more than 120 papers and two books on machine learning, pattern recognition and Bayesian inference.