Jiming Liu  IEEE Fellow

Chair Professor in Computer Science

Department of Computer Science


Phone: (852) 34117088  Fax: (852) 34117892

Email: jiming(at)comp.hkbu.edu.hk


Jiming Liu is Chair Professor in Computer Science (2010), and was Associate Vice-President (Research) (20172019) and the Head of Computer Science Department (20032011), at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU). He founded the Centre for Health Informatics at HKBU (2003), and established the Joint Research Laboratory for Intelligent Disease Surveillance and Control (2013), a research partnership between Computer Science Department at HKBU and the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases (NIPD) in the Chinese Center for Diseases Control and Prevention (China CDC). 


Professor Liu received the M.Eng. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from McGill University (with McGill Centre for Intelligent Machines (CIM)), following the B.Sc. in Physics from East China Normal University and the M.Arts from Concordia University.


Professor Liu’s research focuses on: 

1.    Data-Driven Complex Systems Modeling

2.    Computational Epistemology; Novel Paradigms of Machine Learning (ML) and AI

3.    Complex Network Structure and Dynamics; Future Web Intelligence (WI)

4.    Nature-Inspired Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC)

5.    AI for Disease Control; Computational/Systems Epidemiology


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Professor Liu is an elected Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) (2011) for his research contributions to Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) and Web Intelligence (WI). He received the HKBU President's Award for Outstanding Performance in Scholarly Work in 2007, and the Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence (CAAI) Wu Wen Jun Artificial Intelligence Science and Technology Award in 2017. He was invited to give Keynote Talks at SKG’19, SKG’18, ICDS’14 (1st International Conference on Data Science), BHI’13 (International Conference on Brain/Health Informatics), AI Forum’13, ICNC’08-FSKD’08, ADMA’08, AWIC’07, RSEISP’07, RSKT 2006, AMT’06, and AWIC'05 (Atlantic Web Intelligence Conference) etc., and Plenary Talks at PAAMS’18, WI-IAT’08, KES’05, MMAS 2004, ISMIS’03, and IJCAI’03 (International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence), among others.


Professor Liu has served as the Chair of IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Intelligent Informatics (TCII) (20102014), and the General or Program Chair/Co-Chair of numerous international conferences, e.g., ISMIS’18, IEEE CBMS’13 (IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems), ACM IHI’12 (ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium), ISMIS’12, IEEE ICDM’06, IEEE/WIC/ACM WI-IAT’05, EEE’04, and IDEAL’03 etc. He has also served as the Founding Editor-in-Chief of Web Intelligence Journal (IOS), an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, Big Data and Information Analytics (AIMS), Network Modeling and Analysis in Health Informatics and Bioinformatics (Springer), and Computational Intelligence (Wiley) etc., a Book Series Editor of Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications (IOS) and Health Information Science (Springer), and an Editorial Board Member of several other international journals. 




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Digital Resources Searching and Mining through Collaborative Judgment and Dynamic Index Evolution, US Non-Provisional Patent

Automatic and Semi-Automatic Image Classification, Annotation and Tagging through the Use of Image Acquisition Parameters and Metadata, US Non-Provisional Patent






COMP 7160  Research Methods in Computer Science (2020)  

COMP 7210  Intelligent Decision Support Systems  

COMP 4016  Clinical Decision Support and Information Systems

COMP 7420  Decision Analysis and Support in Healthcare Systems


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