Xiao Zhou was born in Shandong province, China, in 1982. She received her B.E. degree in automation from Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China, in 2003; her M.E. degree in information and communication engineering from Inha University, Korea, in 2005; and her Ph.D. degree in information and communication engineering from Tsinghua University, China, in 2013. She is currently a lecturer and supervisor of postgraduate students at Shandong University, Weihai, China. Her current research interests include wireless communication technology, digital image processing, and computer vision. As the first author or corresponding author, she has published more than 30 journal papers, which have been indexed by SCI/EI, and has obtained one invention.