12 December, 2016

Plenary Speakers SOCO’17

Dr Hujun Yin

Hujun Yin received BEng and MSc degrees from Southeast University (formerly Nanjing Institute of Technology) in 1983 and 1986 respectively, and PhD degree from University of York in 1996. He jointed the University of Manchester (UMIST before the merge) in 1996 as a Post-Doc Research Associate. He was appointed Lecturer in 1998 and became a Senior Lecturer in 2003. His other previous employments include Assistant Lecturer and Lecturer at Tongji University, Shanghai from 1986 till 1991.

He is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the EPSRC Peer Review College.

He gave a plenary talk to HAIS 2008 and was a Tutorial Speaker at WCCI 2008 (Title: Nonlinear Dimensionality Reduction and Data Visualisation). He was the chair of Special Session on Principal Manifolds and Data Visualisation at IJCNN 2007. An organiser of Biologically Inspired Information Fusion Workshop, Surrey, 22-23 August 2006. A talk on “The Self-Organising Maps for Data Visualisation and Manifold Mapping” to Workshop on Principal Manifolds, Leicester, 24-26 August 2006.

He  was  an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks (2006-2009) and has been a member of Editorial Board of International Journal of Neural Systems (since 2005).

More information can be found and some publications can be downloaded from http://personalpages.manchester.ac.uk/staff/hujun.yin

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