James YU 余剑峤

James Jian Qiao Yu received the B.Eng. and Ph.D. degree in Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, in 2011 and 2015, respectively. He was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Hong Kong from 2015 to 2018. He is currently an assistant professor at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, China, and an honorary assistant professor at Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the University of Hong Kong. He is also the Chief Research Consultant of GWGrid Inc. and Fano Labs. His research interests include smart city technologies, deep learning, intelligent transportation systems, smart energy systems, and evolutionary computation.

PROFESSIONAL

[Jan. 2019 - Present] Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, China

[Mar. 2017 - Present] Honorary Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

[Sept. 2015 - Dec. 2018] Post-doctoral Fellow
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong
Advisor: Prof. David John Hill

[Jun. 2013 - Jul. 2013] Visiting Scholar
Departamento de Computación, Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico
Host: Prof. Carlos Artemio Coello Coello, Prof. Wen Yu

[Nov. 2009 - Aug. 2010] Research Assistant
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong
Host: Prof. Victor On Kwok Li

EDUCATION

[Aug. 2015] Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong
Thesis: A Social Spider Inspired Metaheuristic for Global Numerical Optimization and its Applications
Advisor: Prof. Victor On Kwok Li

[Aug. 2011] Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.)
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY

[Dec. 2017] International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications
Technical Program Committee

[2015] IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
Pre-College Activities Subcommittee

[2015] IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
Young Professionals Subcommittee

[Jul. 2014] IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence
Technical Program Committee

[2014] IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
Student Activities Subcommittee

[Aug. 2013] World Congress on Nature and Biologically Inspired Computing
Technical Program Committee

[2013] IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
Webinars Subcommittee

PEER-REVIEW

IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems
IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics
IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking
IEEE Internet of Things Journal
IEEE Systems Journal
IEEE Access
IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution
International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems
International Journal of Production Economics
International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology
Journal of New Generation Computing
Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy
Applied Soft Computing
Cogent Engineering
Cognitive Computation
Computers and Operations Research
Digital Signal Processing
Neurocomputing
Neural Computing and Applications
Swarm and Evolutionary Computation
Many other prestigious journals and top-tier international conferences

TEACHING

[S'19] Digital Logic
Course Instructor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology

[F'16,F'17] Embedded System
Guest Lecturer
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

[F'14] Engineering Management and Society
Guest Lecturer
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

[S'14] Sustainability and Climate Change
Teaching Assistant
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

[S'12] Communications Engineering
Teaching Assistant
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong