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Yaodong (Donn) He
E-mail:
yaodonghe2-c@my.cityu.edu.hk

Address:
FYW building 2386, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong

ABOUT ME

I am a PhD candidate in Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong. My supervisor is Dr. Shiu Yin Yuen. Before admitted to CityU, I worked and studied in the multimedia lab, Rutgers University with Professor Ivan Marsic.
I was born and grew up in Chengdu, a beautiful city located in southwest China. In my spare time, I enjoy playing computer games, watching comics and animes, playing basketball, and tasting delicacies.

EDUCATION

PhD candidate, Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, 2016-now.
MS, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers University, 2013-2015.
BS, School of Electronic Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, 2010-2014.

RESEARCH

Research Interests

My research interests include algorithm selection, evolutionary computation (and its applications), computer vision and machine learning.

Publications

1. Yaodong He, Shiu Yin Yuen, and Yang Lou, "A Bayesian Restarting Approach to Algorithm Selection", In: Simulated Evolution and Learning, (Proc. SEAL 2017), Shenzhen, pp.397–409 (2017).
2. Yaodong He, Shiu Yin Yuen, and Yang Lou, "Exploratory Landscape Analysis Using Algorithm Based Sampling", In Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference Companion (GECCO '18), Kyoto, Japan (2018).
3. Yaodong He, Shiu Yin Yuen, Yang Lou, and Xin Zhang, "A Sequential Algorithm Portfolio Approach For Black Box Optimization", Accepted by Swarm and Evolutionary Computation (doi.org/10.1016/j.swevo.2018.07.001).

TEACHING

Digital Signal Processing, EE4015, teaching assistant, 2016-2017.
Foundations of Data Engineering, EE3001, teaching assistant, 2016-2017.
Data Structures and Algorithms, EE2331, teaching assistant, 2017-2018.
Foundations of Data Engineering, EE3001, teaching assistant, 2017-2018.