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Dr Bo Wei

Senior Lecturer

Department: Computer and Information Sciences

 Bo Wei

Dr. Bo Wei is a senior lecturer in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Northumbria University. He was a lecturer and then a senior lecturer in Computer Science at Teesside University.  Before joining Teesside, he was a Postdoctoral research assistant in University of Oxford. He obtained his PhD degree in Computer Science and Engineering in 2015 from University of New South Wales, Australia. He got his Master degree and Bachelor degree both from Northeastern University, China. He was also a research student in Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Australia from August 2011 to May 2015 and visited Swedish Institute of Computer Science (SICS) from April 2013 to November 2013 as a visiting research student. His research interests lie in mobile computing, Internet of Things, intelligent systems, wireless sensor networks, computer vision, cyber security, etc.

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Campus Address

Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne


Philosophy PhD September 17 2018

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Adaptive Activation Function Generation for Artificial Neural Networks through Fuzzy Inference with Application in Grooming Text Categorisation, Zuo, Z., Li, J., Wei, B., Yang, L., Chao, F., Naik, N. 7 Mar 2019
  • A Deep-Learning-Driven Light-Weight Phishing Detection Sensor, Wei, B., Hamad, R., Yang, L., He, X., Wang, H., Gao, B., Woo, W. 30 Sep 2019, In: Sensors
  • Enhanced Gradient-Based Local Feature Descriptors by Saliency Map for Egocentric Action Recognition, Zuo, Z., Wei, B., Chao, F., Qu, Y., Peng, Y., Yang, L. 19 Feb 2019, In: Applied System Innovation
  • From Real to Complex, Wei, B., Hu, W., Yang, M., Chou, C. 9 Aug 2019, In: ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks
  • Gait Recognition as a Service for Unobtrusive User Identification in Smart Spaces, Luo, C., Wu, J., Li, J., Wang, J., Xu, W., Ming, Z., Wei, B., Li, W., Y Zomaya, A. 25 Oct 2019, In: ACM Transactions on Internet of Things
  • iMag: Accurate and Rapidly Deployable Inertial Magneto-Inductive Localisation, Wei, B., Trigoni, N., Markham, A. 21 May 2018, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), IEEE
  • Learn to Recognise, Shen, Y., Yang, M., Wei, B., Chou, C., Hu, W. 1 Jun 2017, In: IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
  • Real-Time and Robust Compressive Background Subtraction for Embedded Camera Networks, Shen, Y., Hu, W., Yang, M., Liu, J., Wei, B., Lucey, S., Chou, C. 4 Jan 2016, In: IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
  • WiFi-ID: Human Identification Using WiFi Signal, Zhang, J., Wei, B., Hu, W., Kanhere, S. 26 May 2016, 2016 International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS), IEEE

PGR Supervision

Rebeen Hamad Start: 01/10/2019


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