Job: Professor of Computational Intelligence
School/department: School of Computer Science and Informatics
Research group(s): Centre for Computational Intelligence (CCI) and De Montfort University Interdisciplinary Group in Intelligent Transport Systems (DIGITS)
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom
T: +44 (0)116 257 7939
Dr. Yingjie Yang was awarded his first PhD in Engineering from Northeastern University in 1994, and his second PhD in Computer Science in 2008. He has published more than 100 papers in international journals and conferences. He has been involved in more than 90 international conferences as a member of program committees and organised a number of international conferences and special sessions such as 2015 IEEE International Conference on Grey Systems and Intelligent Service, IEEE SMC 2014 and IEEE WCCI2008. As a senior member of IEEE, Dr. Yang serves as a co-chair of the Technical Committee on Grey Systems, IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society and the vice chair for the task force for competition in IEEE Fuzzy Systems Technical Committee. He is serving also as an associate editor for 5 international academic journals, including IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics. He had been invited to give plenary speech at a number of international confertences, such as the 2013, 2011 and 2009 IEEE Conferences on Grey Systems and Intelligent Services and the 2001 international conference on Airport Management.
Centre for Computational Intelligence (CCI)
De Montfort University Interdisciplinary Group in Intelligent Transport Systems (DIGITS)
Click here to view a full listing of Yingjie Yang's publications and outputs.
Best Paper Award, the 2013 IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligenceand Computing Research.
First supervisor for:
"International Network on Grey Systems and its Applications", Leverhulme Trust, PI, £124997, 2015--2018.
"Grey Systems and Its Application to Data Mining and Decision Support", EU FP7 Marie Curie International IncomingFellowship, PI, €309235, 2015--2016.
"Modeling Conditions, Mechanism and Characters of Grey Prediction Model GM(1,1)", Leverhulme Trust InternationalVisiting Fellowship, PI, £25500, 2013--2014.
"Grey Systems and Computational Intelligence", Royal Society, PI, £12000, 2011-- 2013.
"ITRAQ: Integrated Traffic Management and Air Quality Control Using Space Services", Europe Space Agency, CI, €97834, 2011--2012.
"Conference grant", Royal Academy of Engineering, PI, £500, Oct 2007.
"Project application on Grey Systems and Uncertainty", DMU Research Leave scheme, PI, £7104, 2012--2013.
"Initial preparation for EU research network on grey systems", DMU RIF Fund, PI, £7000, 2011--2012.
"Emerging uncertainty models and their applications", DMU PhD scholarship, PI, £55080, 2012--2016.
"Conference grant", DMU RITI Fund, PI, £1500, Jun 2009.
"Conference grant", DMU RITI Fund, PI, £1500, Jun 2008.
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