University College London (UCL)
Professor Jian Kang holds Chair in Acoustics at the Bartlett Faculty of Built Environment, University College London, UK. He is Fellow of Royal Academy of Engineering, and a Member of Academia Europaea -The Academy of Europe. He is President of the International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration (IIAV), and he also chairs the European Acoustics Association Technical Committee for Noise, and the EU COST Action on Soundscape of European Cities and Landscapes. He has worked in environmental and architectural acoustics for 40 years, with 80+ research projects, 800+ publications, and 90+ engineering/consultancy projects. He is recipient of the Advanced ERC Grant Award, currently working internationally on developing Soundscape Indices.