Hui Yang (M’08) was born in Nanjing, China. He received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical and computer engineering with honors from China University of Mining and Technology, Beijing, China, in 2002 and 2005, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in industrial engineering and management from Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, USA, in 2009. He is currently an Assistant Professor with the Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA. His current research interests include sensor-based modeling and analysis of complex systems for process monitoring, system informatics, quality improvement, and performance optimization, with special focus on nonlinear stochastic dynamics, and the resulting chaos, multifractal, self-organization, long-range dependence behaviors. Dr. Yang has received several research awards such as the IBM Best Paper Award in 2011 IEEE Annual Conference of Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, and the Industrial Engineering Research Conference Best Paper Awards (Manufacturing and Design Track in 2009, Computer and Information Systems Track in 2010, Computer and Information Systems track in 2014). Currently, he is the board member of Data Mining section and Quality, Statistics and Reliability section of INFORMS, Also, he is the guest editor for IEEE Intelligent Systems and Information Systems and e-Business Management (Springer), and a professional member of IEEE, IIE, AHA, ASEE and INFORMS.
JBHI, Featured ArticlesTwo-Phase Greedy Pursuit Algorithm for Automatic Detection and Characterization of Transient Calcium Signaling
C. Kan, K-P Yip, H. Yang Ca2+ plays an important role in the regulation of cellular functions. Local calcium events, e.g., calcium sparks, not only bring insights into Ca2+ signaling but also contribute to the understanding of various cellular processes. However,... Read more
Posted on 3 MAR 2015