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Prof Longzhi Yang


Department: Computer and Information Sciences

I am a Professor at Northumbria University. Prior to joining the University, I worked on an EU FP7 project Integrated In Silico Models for the Prediction of Human Repeated Dose Toxicity of COSMetics to Optimise Safety (COSMOS) at Bradford University. Before that, I obtained my PhD degree in Computer Science from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth (now Aberystwyth University) in 2011.

I am currently the Director of Education at the Department of Computer and Information Sciences. My research focuses on Artificial/Computational Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity/Digital Forensics, Robotics, Planning/Scheduling, Automatic Control, Additive/Responsive Manufacturing, Decision Making Support and their real-world applications especially under uncertain environment. My research has been founded by EPSRC, ESRC, Innovate UK, RAEng, Newton Fund, Royal Society, and other industry partners.

Longzhi Yang

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  • Ankle Variable Impedance Control for Humanoid Robot Upright Balance Control, Yin, K., Xue, Y., Wang, Y., Yang, L. 2022, Advances in Computational Intelligence Systems, Cham, Springer
  • Cross-Domain Activity Recognition Using Shared Representation in Sensor Data, Hamad, R., Yang, L., Woo, W., Wei, B. 2 Jun 2022, In: IEEE Sensors Journal
  • Low-Cost Inertial Measurement Unit Calibration With Nonlinear Scale Factors, Zhang, X., Zhou, C., Chao, F., Lin, C., Yang, L., Shang, C., Shen, Q. Feb 2022, In: IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • A computational intelligence enabled honeypot for chasing ghosts in the wires, Naik, N., Jenkins, P., Savage, N., Yang, L. 1 Feb 2021, In: Complex & Intelligent Systems
  • A Developmental Evolutionary Learning Framework for Robotic Chinese Stroke Writing, Wu, R., Chao, F., Zhou, C., Huang, Y., Yang, L., Lin, C., Chang, X., Shen, Q., Shang, C. 21 Jul 2021, In: IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems
  • Adopting Online Teaching and Learning Utilizing AI Technology Enhancements Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond, Jenkins, P., Naik, N., Yang, L. 22 Nov 2021, 29th International Conference on Computers in Education Conference Proceedings VolumeII, Jhongli City, Taiwan, Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education
  • Anomaly Detection for Internet of Things (IoT) Using an Artificial Immune System, Elisa, N., Yang, L., Chao, F., Naik, N. 2021, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPaR 2020), Cham, Switzerland, Springer
  • A recurrent wavelet-based brain emotional learning network controller for nonlinear systems, Zhang, J., Chao, F., Zeng, H., Lin, C., Yang, L. 12 Nov 2021, In: Soft Computing
  • Automatic stroke generation for style-oriented robotic Chinese calligraphy, Lin, G., Guo, Z., Chao, F., Yang, L., Chang, X., Lin, C., Zhou, C., Vijayakumar, V., Shang, C. 1 Jun 2021, In: Future Generation Computer Systems
  • Decoder Choice Network for Metalearning, Liu, J., Chao, F., Yang, L., Lin, C., Shang, C., Shen, Q. 1 Dec 2021, In: IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics

  • Rebeen Hamad Sequential Learning and Shared Representation for Sensor-Based Human Activity Recognition Start Date: 04/03/2022
  • Jie Li Fuzzy Interpolation Systems with Knowledge Extraction and Adaptation Start Date: 01/10/2014 End Date: 10/04/2019
  • Yao Tan Curvature-Based Sparse Rule Base Generation for Fuzzy Rule Interpolation Start Date: 01/02/2015 End Date: 04/03/2020
  • Zheming Zuo Feature Extraction and Encoding for Video Action Recognition Start Date: 06/06/2016 End Date: 17/12/2020
  • Philip Anderson Start Date: 01/03/2020 End Date: 18/11/2020
  • Mansoureh Pezhman Pour Development of Medical Image/Video Segmentation Via Deep Learning Models Start Date: 21/02/2020 End Date: 19/07/2021
  • Laura Pearson Start Date: 01/03/2020 End Date: 19/11/2020
  • Noe Nnko A Decentralised Secure and Privacy-Preserving E-Government System Start Date: 01/11/2017 End Date: 28/09/2021

  • Computing Science PhD September 18 2011
  • HEA Senior Fellow 2018
  • IEEE Senior Member 2016
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015

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