Xiao Hu received his B.Sc. degree in Automation from the College of Communication Engineering at Jilin University in 2019. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the School of Artificial Intelligent, Jilin University. Since October 2023, he is also a Visiting PhD Candidate at KIOS Research and Innovation Centre of Excellence, University of Cyprus, funded by the visiting Ph.D. student program of Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC). His research interests include model predictive control, neural-network-based nonlinear control and their applications in automotive systems.