Prof. TANG, Yuan Yan
Prof. TANG, Yuan Yan

B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Department of Computer Science


Prof. Tang is currently the Professor Emeritus in the Computer Science Department. He recieved his bachelor degree in Electronic & Computer Engineering at Chongqing University, China, master degree in Electrical Engineering at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China and Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Prof. Tang was named IEEE Fellow, Pattern Recognition Society (IAPR) Fellow. He also served as the Chair of Technical Committee on Pattern Recognition - IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society (Cybernetics) and the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of International Journal on Wavelets, Multiresolution, and Information Processing (IJWMIP).

Research Interests

  • Pattern recognition
  • Image/Signal processing
  • Wavelet analysis
  • Chinese computing
  • Machine learning

Selected Publications

  • Yuewei Lin, Yuan Yan Tang, Bin Fang, Zhaowei Shang, Yonghui Huang, Song Wang: A Visual-Attention Model Using Earth Mover's Distance-Based Saliency Measurement and Nonlinear Feature Combination. IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 35(2): 314-328, 2013. (SCI)
  • Bin Zou, Luoqing Li, Zongben Xu, Tao Luo, Yuan Yan Tang: Generalization Performance of Fisher Linear Discriminant Based on Markov Sampling. IEEE Trans. Neural Netw. Learning Syst. 24(2): 288-300, 2013. (SCI)
  • Hong Chen, Yi Tang, Luoqing Li, Yuan Yuan, Xuelong Li and Yuanyan Tang, Error analysis of stochastic gradient descent ranking. Trans. on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics, in pres. (SCI)
  • Hengjun Zhao, Zhaowei Shang, Yuan Yan Tang, Bin Fang: Multi-focus image fusion based on the neighbor distance. Pattern Recognition 46(3): 1002-1011, 2013. (SCI)
  • Yali Zheng, Bin Fang, Yuan Yan Tang, Taiping Zhang, Ruizong Liu: Learning orthogonal projections for Isomap. Neurocomputing 103: 149-154, 2013. (SCI)