3rd April 2012 - KEDRI Open Lecture on Advanced Algorithms for Machine Learning and Remote Sensing Image Analysis by Prof Jie Yang

Shanghai Jiao Tong University's Prof Jie Yang will be visiting KEDRI and giving a lecture on 3rd April at 1 pm in WY315.
Abstract: Advanced algorithms for machine learning are presented, such as Improved Feature Selection Algorithms for High-Dimensional Data; Improved Soft Subspace Clustering; Dimensionality Reduction by Manifold Learning. A system for remote sensing image analysis is presented, its application for ecological environment monitoring in Xinjiang Province, China is demonstrated.
Prof. Yang's short CV:
Prof. Jie Yang received a bachelor degree in Automatic Control and a master degree in Pattern Recognition & Intelligent System in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He received his Ph.D. at the Department of Computer Science, University of Hamburg, Germany in 1994. He is the Professor and Director of the Institute of Image Processing and Pattern recognition in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He is the principal investigator of more than 30 nation and ministry scientific research projects in image processing, pattern recognition, data mining, and artificial intelligence, including two national 973 research plan projects, three national 863 research plan projects, three national nature foundation projects, five international cooperative projects with France, Korea, Japan, New Zealand. He has published more than 5 hundreds of articles in national or international academic journals and conferences.