湯濤，安徽舒城人。1984年畢業于北京大學，1989年獲英國利茲大學應用數學博士學位?，F任南方科技大學副校長、數學講座教授。曾長期任教于加拿大西蒙菲沙大學和香港浸會大學，并曾擔任香港數學會理事長以及東亞工業與應用數學會主席。湯濤教授長期從事科學計算研究，在高精度算法和自適應網格算法領域做出了原創性工作。曾獲第3屆Leslie Fox 數值分析獎、第5屆馮康科學計算獎、國家自然科學二等獎等多項獎勵。湯濤教授于2017年當選中國科學院院士，并于2018年被邀請為國際數學家大會45分鐘報告人。此外，湯濤教授還曾獲選美國工業與應用數學學會會士（2012）以及美國數學會會士（2017）。
Brief Introduction of Professor Tao Tang
Tao Tang was born in Shucheng, Anhui. He graduated from Peking University in 1984 and received his Ph.D. degree at the University of Leeds in applied mathematics in 1989. Prof.Tang is currently the Vice President and Chair Professor of Mathematics of Southern University of Science and Technology.From 1990 to1998, he was a faculty member of Department of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University. He joined Hong Kong Baptist University in 1999, serving as Associate Professor (1999-2001) and Professor (2001-2015) of Mathematics. He served one term as President of the East Asia SIAM section. From 2008 to 2012, he served as the President of the Hong Kong Mathematical Society.
Prof. Tang’sresearch interests include computational fluid dynamics, scientific computation and numerical solution of partial differential equations. In recent years, his research has mainly focused on uncertainty quantification, high-order methods and numerical analysis. He has made many significant research achievements to the development of spectral & high order methods and adaptive methods. Prof. Tang was awarded the Leslie Fox Prize for numerical analysis in 1988 and the Feng Kang Prize for scientific computing in 2003. He was named Distinguished Visiting Professor by Academy of Mathematics and System Sciences (AMSS) of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2005. He won the Second ClassPrize of National Natural Science Award in 2014. He was elected as a fellow of Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) and AmericanMathematical Society (AMS) in 2012 and 2017, respectively. In 2017, Professor Tang was elected as academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He was an invited speaker of ICM in 2018.