Jianping Fan      Ph.D.

Professor.Professor Fan is the dean of Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences and the director of the research center for High Performance Computing. He received the Ph.D. degree from Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1990. Prior to SIAT, he had been the project leader in the Institute of Computing Technology, deputy chief engineer in the national research center for intelligent computing systems,director of national engineering center on High Performance Computing and vice director of the Institute of Computing Technology. He had been in charge of and involved in developing the Dawning 1, Dawning 1000, Dawning 3000, Dawning 4000 and other series of Dawning supercomputers. He had made outstanding contribution on helping the Downing system to be on the advanced international level. Professor Fan had been the principal investigator for more than a dozen projects of national level. He had applied more than 20 patents and published more than 100 papers and 1 book. Professor Fan has received many awards, such as outstanding award of CAS science and technology progress, first prize of the national science and technology progress award,first prize of Beijing science and technology progress award, national award for youth in science and technology and the outstanding young scientist of CAS.

 
 

Shengzhong Feng      Ph.D.

Professor. Professor Feng is the director assistant of Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He received his bachelor degree from the University of Science and Technology of China in 1991, and his Ph.D. degree from Beijing Institute of Technology in 1997. Before joining SIAT in 2009, professor Feng has worked as associate professor in the Institute of Computing technology and as visiting professor in the University of Toronto.
Professor Feng's research interest includes high performance computing, cloud computing and bioinformatics, etc. He is a member of the general expert group on The National Key Research and Development Program of HPC, committee of the high performance computing of China Computer Federation. Professor Feng, as the technology leader, is responsible for the establishment of the National Supercomputing Center in Shenzhen. He also participated in the development of Dawning series supercomputer and as the principle investigator of many national level projects, such as 863 program, NSFC projects, knowledge innovation project of the Chinese Academy of sciences, etc. Professor Feng has received many awards, outstanding award of CAS science and technology progress, second prize of the national science and technology progress award and so on. He has published more than 60 research papers which are indexed by SCI/EI, and applied more than 20 patents resent 5 years.    (homepage)

 
 

Yanjie Wei      Ph.D.


Dr. Yanjie Wei is a professor and the executive director in Center for High Performance Computing, Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He earned his Ph.D in 2007 at Michigan Tech University in the field of computational biophysics. From 2008 to 2011, he worked as a postdoctoral research associate at Princeton University. His research focuses on high performance computing and computational biology/bioinformatics. He is serving as the editorial member for Future Generation Computer Systems and Interdisciplinary Sciences--Computational Life Sciences. He has published more than 100 peer reviewed journal/conference papers, including Nucleic Acids Research, PloS Computational Biology,Briefings in Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Cell Research, BMC Bioinformatics, Proteins,J of Chemical Theory and Computation,Journal of Physical Chemistry B, ICPP2016, ICPP2018, PPoPP2015.     (homepage)

 
 

Jinxing Hu      Ph.D.


Professor, Ph.D. Supervisor. 2003 graduated from the School of Earth and Space Sciences of Peking University. At present,he mainly engaged in Spatiotemporal Big Data, Smart Grid Big Data, Urban Computing, Smart City, etc. Presided over more than 20 Scientific Research Projects, Published more than 30 Papers, more than 10 Patents, more than 10 Software Product Registration.

 
 

Qinglan Li      Ph.D.

Supervisor of Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. She obtained her bachelor degree from Tianjin University in 1992. Qinglan had worked in Shenzhen for more than 10 years before she continued to pursue her master degree in McGill University, Canada, majoring in Environmental Engineering. After she obtained her master degree in 2006, Qinglan continued her PhD study in the University of Hong Kong, majoring in Environmental Engineering. Qinglan got her PhD degree in 2010. After graduation, she joined in AECOM, Asia, working as a senior Environmental Consultant. She took part in several climate change projects invested by Asia Developing Bank during her working in AECOM. In October, 2011, she joined in Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Science (SIAT).
Dr. Li’s current research interest includes quantitatively forecast of wind and rainfall induced by landfalling and offshore tropical cyclones; tropical cyclones’ intensity forecast; interpretation of numerical models; ensemble forecast system; global and regional climate change; Teleconnection between ENSO and regional climate. Qinglan has taken charge of several provincial and municipal research projects in the area of severe weather forecast. She has published around 30 journal and conference papers.
Dr. Li’s research work about quantitative wind and rainfall estimation due to tropical cyclones has been incorporated into the Tropical Cyclones Integrated Operational Platform of Shenzhen Meteorology Bureau, and has been frequently used in the meteorological information bulletin and weather consultation during typhoon season. Dr. Li was honored as excellent employee for three consecutive years from 2014-2016 in SIAT. She won the Innovation Award for SIAT’s ten years construction. She was the competition winner of excellent paper for 2014 Guangdong Meteorological yearly meeting.     (homepage)

 
 

Yun Zhang      Ph.D.

Professor, IEEE Senior Member. He received the Ph.D. degree in computer science from Institute of Computing Technology (ICT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China, in 2010. From 2009 to 2014, he was a Visiting Scholar with the Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong. In 2010, he joined in the Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), CAS, as an Assistant Professor. Since 2012, he serves as Associate Professor.
His research interests includes multimedia communications and visual signal processing, computational visual perception, and video coding. Since 2004, he has published over 80 high quality SCI/EI papers, more than 20 of them are published on IEEE Transactions, including IEEE Trans. Broadcast. IEEE Trans. Image Process. IEEE Trans. Circuits Syst. Video Technol., IEEE Trans. Indust. Electronics, IEEE Trans. Indust. Informatics. Also, he has filed 15 CN and US patents and 10 of them are granted.     (homepage)、   (Research Group)

 
 

Yong Zhang      Ph.D.


Professor, IEEE senior member. Dr. Zhang received his Ph.D. degree from Fudan University. Prior to joining SIAT, he has worked as Post-Doctoral Fellow in TU-Berlin and senior research associate in the University of Hong Kong. In recent years, Dr. Zhang has involved in many research projects including NSFC key project, 863 program, key program of CAS, etc. His research interests include design and analysis of algorithms, graph algorithms, online algorithms, distributed computing, etc. Dr. Zhang has published more than 70 research papers in refereed journals and conferences.

 
 

Ling Yin      Ph.D.

Professor. She obtained her bachelor degree and master degree from Nanjing University in 2003 and 2006 respectively. Then she obtained her Ph.D. degree in Transportation and Geographic Information Science(GIS) from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 2011. Her research interests focus on developing spatiotemporal analysis methods and tools (e.g., spatiotemporal data mining, modeling, simulation and visual analysis) and applying them into various domains such as transportation, urban planning and public health. She has been the principle investigator and key personnel in a number of research projects sponsored by the Natural Science Foundation of China, Natural Science Foundation of United States, National High-Technology Project (863), Guangdong Natural Science Foundation, Guangdong International Cooperation Foundation, Shenzhen Basic Research Foundation, Shenzhen Transport Committee Foundation and so on. She has published more than 30 academic articles in high-quality journals including International Journal of Geographical Information Science, Annals of the Association of American Geographer, Journal of Transport Geography, Acta Tropica, Transportation and so on. She has applied for more than 20 national invention patents in China and three of them have been authorized.     (homepage)

 
 

Miao Fen      Ph.D.


Ph.D., Associate Researcher. Dr. Miao graduated from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences major in Computer Applied Technology in 2016. Her main research directions are health informatics, medical data analysis and cuff-less blood pressure modeling. In the past five years, she have more than 30 SCI/EI-indexed papers published, including 14 SCI-indexed papers, presiding over (completing) the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Shenzhen Basic Research Program and Huawei Project. She won the second prize of Guangdong Science and Technology Award in 2017 and Shenzhen Technology Invention Award in 2015.

 
 

Wenhui Xi      Ph.D.


Associate Professor. Dr Xi revived the bachelor degree and Ph.D degree from Nanjing University in 2007 and 2012 respectively. From 2012 to 2015, he was a Post-Doctoral research associate in the department of Physics at Fudan University, Shanghai. Then he worked on second turn of Post-doc until 2018 at Oklahoma University, Oklahoma, US. In 2019, he joined in Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Science (SIAT) and served as Associate Professor. Dr Xi’s research interests include molecular dynamics study of amyloid peptide, development of enhanced sampling methods etc. He has published more than 20 high quality SCI papers, including ACS Nano, Sci. Reports, J. Chem. Theory Comput. and so on.

 
 

Kang Liu      Ph.D.

Kang Liu, Ph.D. Associate Professor. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from China University of Geosciences, Beijing in 2012. Then she obtained her Ph.D. degree in Geographic Information Science (GIS) from the State Key Laboratory of Resource and Environmental Information Systems (LREIS), Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2018. From 2016 to 2017, she was a visiting Ph.D. student in the Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB). Her research interests focus on geospatial data intelligence and urban computing, and application fields of intelligent transportation, public health, and urban planning. She has published more than 20 academic articles in high-quality journals and conferences including Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, Cities, PloS Neglected Tropical Diseases, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, etc. She is the principal investigator of research projects sponsored by the Natural Science Foundation of China, Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong Province, Natural Science Foundation of Shenzhen, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation, etc.     (homepage)