Weifeng Gao, associate professor, Ph. D. supervisor, focuses on theory of computational intelligence and applications. He published more than 30 journal papers which have been cited 2,000 times. He was selected into Shaanxi 100 Young Talents and Hong Kong Scholars Program, earned Wu Wen Jun AI Award for Outstanding Young Scholars, Shaanxi Science and Technology Award for Young Scholars and first prize of Shaanxi Science and Technology Award. He chaired 2 projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation.