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Dr Yongrui (Louie) Qin is a Senior Lecturer in School of Computing and EngineeringUniversity of Huddersfield, United Kingdom. He obtained a PhD degree from University of Adelaide, Australia, and both Masters degree and Bachelor degree from Fudan University, China, all in Computer Science. During PhD study, he spent six months as a Research Intern at DERI, Galway, Ireland (now The Insight Centre for Data Analytics). His main research interests include Internet of Things, Web of Things, Semantic Web, data management, data mining and mobile computing. He has published more than 60 refereed technical papers, including publications in prestigious journals, such as ACM Computing Surveys, IEEE Trans. on Parallel Distributed Systems, ACM Trans. on Internet Technology, World Wide Web Journal, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, and IEEE Internet Computing, as well as reputable international conferences, such as SIGIR, EDBT, CIKM, CAiSE, WISE, ICWS, SSDBM and DASFAA.

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Internet of Things
  • Web of Things
  • Data management
  • Information Retrieval
  • Data mining
  • Cloud computing
  • Distributed computing
  • Mobile computing
  • E-Learning and Online Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Cognitive Computing

Research Degree Supervision

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Semantics Engineering & Materials Science
XML Engineering & Materials Science
Internet of Things Mathematics
Fog Engineering & Materials Science
Radio frequency identification (RFID) Engineering & Materials Science
Pattern matching Engineering & Materials Science
Internet of things Engineering & Materials Science
Query Mathematics

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Research Output 2008 2019

A Genetic Algorithm Based Technique for Outlier Detection with Fast Convergence

Zhu, X., Zhang, J., Hu, Z., Li, H., Chang, L., Zhu, Y., Lin, J. C-W. & Qin, Y., 12 Jan 2019, Advanced Data Mining and Applications : 14th International Conference, ADMA 2018, Nanjing, China, November 16-18, 2018 Proceedings. Gan, G., Li, B., Li, X. & Wang, S. (eds.). Cham: Springer Verlag, p. 95-104 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 11323 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Genetic algorithms

Data Prediction Compensation for Dynamic Target Tracking System Based on BP Neural Network

Xu, S., Qin, Y., Zhou, H., Sun, B. & Wang, J., 24 Jan 2019, Proceedings 2018 Chinese Automation Congress: CAC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1034-1039 6 p. 8623495

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Target tracking
Neural networks
Linear systems
Learning systems
Nonlinear systems

Enabling Distributed Intelligence in the Internet of Things Using the IOTA Tangle Architecture

Alsboui, T., Qin, Y. & Hill, G., 4 May 2019, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Internet of Things, Big Data and Security: IoTBDS 2019. Ramachandran, M., Walters, R., Wills, G., Méndez Muñoz, V. & Chang, V. (eds.). SciTePress, Vol. 1. p. 392-398 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Mobile agents
Electronic data interchange
Internet of things

Exploring the Use of a Network Model in Drug Prescription Support for Dental Clinics

Pheng Goh, W., Tao, X., Zhang, J., Yong, J., Qin, Y., Zhixin Goh, E. & Hu, A., 25 Apr 2019, The 5th International Conference on Behavioral, Economic, and Socio-Cultural Computing (BESC2018). Guerrero, J. E. (ed.). IEEE, p. 168-172 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision support systems
Information retrieval
Data mining
Learning systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fault Detection for Closed-Loop Control Systems Based on Parity Space Transformation

Sun, B., Wang, J., He, Z., Qin, Y., Wang, D. & Zhou, H., 15 May 2019, In : IEEE Access. 7, p. 75153-75165 13 p., 8715502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Closed loop control systems
Fault detection
Leak detection
Failure analysis
Time series

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Oral presentation

Toward Unified Cloud Service Discovery for Enhanced Service Identification

Yongrui Qin (Speaker), Abdullah Alfazi (Speaker), Quan Z. Sheng (Speaker), Ali Babar (Speaker), Wenjie Ruan (Speaker)
19 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation