Dr. Bangming Deng got his Ph.D at University of Zurich in 1993. Before joining MSC, he was a professor at Beijing Normal University. Prof. Bangming Deng’s research interests are representation theory of algebras, Hall algebras, quantum groups and some related topics, and he has published two books and about 40 research papers. Prof. Deng has been the principal investigator of several research projects supported respectively by the Natural Science Foundation, the Ministry of Education and Beijing Normal University, and he has taken part in 3 international cooperation projects supported respectively by the German Volkswagen Foundation, the European Community, and the Leverhulme Trust. Dr. Bangming Deng becomes a professor of MSC since the fall of 2013.