Hong Yan
Chair Professor of Computer Engineering
Wong Chung Hong Professor of Data Engineering

Phone: +852-3442-7375, Email: h.yan (AT) cityu.edu.hk
Office: G6618, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)

Postal Address: Department of Electrical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, 83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Research Areas: Bioinformatics, Image processing, Pattern recognition, High performance computing



Hong Yan received his Ph.D. degree from Yale University. He was Professor of Imaging Science at the University of Sydney and currently is Chair Professor of Computer Engineering and Wong Chung Hong Professor of Data Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU). He is a former Dean of the College of Science and Engineering at CityU.

Professor Yan was elected an IAPR Fellow for contributions to document image analysis and an IEEE Fellow for contributions to image recognition techniques and applications. He received the 2016 Norbert Wiener Award from IEEE SMC Society for contributions to image and biomolecular pattern recognition techniques.

Professor Yan has over 600 journal and conference publications, and his research interests include:


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Last updated: 29/07/2019