Janusz Kacprzyk is Professor of Computer Science at the Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, WIT – Warsaw School of Information Technology, and Chongqing Three Gorges University, Wanzhou, Chongqing, China, and Professor of Automatic Control at PIAP – Industrial Institute of Automation and Measurements. He is an Honorary Foreign Professor at the Department of Mathematics, Yli Normal University, Xinjiang, China. He is a Full Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Member of Academia Europaea, European Academy of Sciences and Arts, European Academy of Sciences, Foreign Member of the: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Spanish Royal Academy of Economic and Financial Sciences (RACEF), Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters, Flemish Royal Academy of Belgium of Sciences and the Arts (KVAB), National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and Lithuanian Academy of Sciences. He was awarded 5 honorary doctorates. He is a Fellow of IEEE, IET, IFSA, EurAI, IFIP, and SMIA.
His main research interests include the use of modern computation computational and artificial intelligence tools, notably fuzzy logic, in systems science, decision making, optimization, control, data analysis, and data mining, with applications in mobile robotics, systems modeling, ICT, etc.
He authored 7 books, (co)edited more than 150 volumes, (co)authored more than 650 papers, including ca. 100 in journals indexed by the WoS. His bibliographic data are: Google Scholar: citations: 30596; h-index: 77, Scopus: citations: 9111; h-index: 41, and Web of Science: citations: 7338; h-index: 37. He is listed in 2020 ”World’s 2% Top Scientists” by Stanford University, Elsevier (Scopus), and ScieTech Strategies and published in PLOS Biology Journal.
He is the editor in chief of 7 book series at Springer, and of 2 journals, and is on the editorial boards of ca. 40 journals. He is President of the Polish Operational and Systems Research Society and Past President of the International Fuzzy Systems Association.