School of Information Engineering has 135faculty members, with 105 full-time teachers, 15 professors, 42 associate professors, 30withdoctorate degrees,16PhD students. Among the teachers there is1 national-level excellent teacher, 1 excellent personnel of new century of Ministry of Education, 1 provincial-level distinguished professor, 1 provincial-level famous teacher, 5 teachers of provincial-level excellent personnel supporting plan, 4 provincial-level young backbone teachers and 4 university-level famous teachers.
The schoolconsists of6 departments:Department of Automation, Department of Communication engineering, Department of Electronic Information, Department of Computer Engineering(including majorsincomputer science and technology and network engineering), Department of Transportation, and Department of Basic Computer. The school offers6 undergraduate majors, professional academic and first-level-discipline master’s degreeprograms forControl Science and Engineering, Logistics Engineering, and Managerial Science and Engineering. The discipline of Control Theories and Control Engineering is a provincial-level key advantageous and distinctive discipline. It has over 1,500 undergraduates and over 70 graduates.
The school has provincial-level key lab of comprehensive automation of equipment manufacturing, provincial-level research center of information integration technology of networks, provincial-level lab of environmental monitoring of network technology engineering, a provincial-level demonstration major of automation, provincial-level demonstration centers of experimental teaching of automation and electrical engineering, municipal-level key labs of commercial intelligence and intelligent monitoring technology, and other teaching and research bases of image processing and mode identifying research lab, computer science research lab,mobile cloud applications R&D lab and welding automation research lab, etc.
The school undertakes many provincial-level programs of teaching reform, and has won 7 provincial-level teaching achievement awards. The course ofBasicComputer isawardedone of provincial-level quality courses and excellent teaching teams. The major of automation is ranked 4thin all of the 29 same majors in universities of Liaoning Province.
In recent years, the school obtains over 50 programs of national, provincial and municipal levels: 7 National Natural Science Fund programs and over 20 provincial-level projects with an annual scientific research income of over 3 millionyuan.Teachers have published over 300 articles, and over 150 are retrieved in SCI, EI and ISTP systems. Over 40 treatises and textbooks are published, with 1 national-level planning textbook, 6 provincial-level ones, and 4 excellent textbooks. Students have won many prizes of National University Student “Challenge Cup” Contest, national-level mathematical modeling competitions, national-level electronics design competitions, and ACM programming design contests, etc.