Hongtian Chen

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Hongtian Chen


Hongtian Chen (M’18) received the Ph.D. degree in College of Automation Engineering from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China, in 2019. He was a Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Automatic Control and Complex Systems, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, in 2018. He joined the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada, in 2019. His research interests include process monitoring and fault diagnosis, data mining and analytics, machine learning, and quantum computation, and their applications in high-speed trains, new energy systems, and industrial processes.

Dr. Chen was a recipient of the Grand Prize of Innovation Award of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China in 2019, the Excellent Ph.D. Thesis Award of Jiangsu Province in 2020, and the Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award from Chinese Association of Automation (CAA) in 2020. He currently serves as Associate Editors and Guest Editors of a number of scholarly journals, including IEEE Trans. Instrum. Meas., IEEE Trans. Neural Netw. Learn. Syst., and IEEE Trans. on Artif. Intell., etc.

Position(s) & Affiliation(s)

University of Alberta