Chaoping Xing received the PhD degree from the University of Science and Technology of China in 1990. From 1990 to 1993, he was a Lecturer and an Associate Professor with the University of Science and Technology of China. From 1993 to 1995, he joined the University of Essen, Germany, as an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow. After this, he spent most time with the Institute of Information Processing, Austrian Academy of Sciences, until 1998. From March 1998 to November 2007, he was worked with the National University of Singapore, as an Assistant/an Associate/a Full Professor. From December 2007 to October 2019, he worked with Nanyang Technological University, as a Full Professor. Since November 2019, he has been with Shanghai Jiao Tong University, as a Chair Professor. He has been working on the areas of coding theory, cryptography, algebraic curves over finite fields, and quasi-Monte Carlo methods.