Invited Speakers  特邀嘉宾

Assoc. Prof. Yechao Bai
Nanjing University, China

Yechao Bai received the B.S. degree and the Ph.D. degree in electronic science and engineering from Nanjing University, Nanjing, China in 2005 and 2010, respectively.
Since 2010, he has been with Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, where he is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Electronic Science and Engineering. From August 2013 to August 2014, he was a Visiting Scholar with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. His current research interests include target detection and parameter estimation, array signal processing, and information fusion.

Assoc. Prof. Zhaocheng Yang
Shenzhen University, China

Zhaocheng Yang received the B.E. degree in information engineering from the Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China, in 2007, and the Ph.D. degree in information and communication engineering from the National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, China, in 2013. From November 2010 to November 2011, he was a Visiting Scholar with the University of York, York, U.K. From June 2013 to August 2015, he was a Lecturer with the School of Electronics Science and Engineering, National University of Defense Technology. He is currently an Associate Professor with the College of Electronics and Information Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China. He served as the reviewer and the TPC member for many IEEE journals and conferences. His research interests include the area of array signal processing, adaptive signal processing, compressive sensing, machine learning, and edge intelligent sensing radar and its applications. He has published more than 80 papers in journals/conferences and over 60 granted patents. He won the Excellent Doctoral Thesis of Hunan province, China, in 2015, and the IET Premium Awards for the best journal paper published in IET Signal Processing in 2018.

Assoc. Prof. Xionghou Liu
Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Xionghou Liu received the B.S. degree in environmental engineering and Ph.D. degree in underwater acoustic engineering from School of Marine Science and Technology, Northwestern Polytechnical University (NWPU), Xi’an, P. R. China, in June 2008 and July 2014, respectively.
He is currently an associate professor and a supervisor of doctoral students with the School of Marine Science and Technology, NWPU. His main research interests include sonar signal processing, sonar imaging, underwater target detection and recognition, and related fields. He has published more than 30 papers on Applied Acoustics, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IET Radar, Sonar and Navigation, IEEE OCEANS Conference, and so on. Meanwhile, he has been served as Session Chairs of WESPAC2015 Singapore, IEEE OCEANS’16 Shanghai, IEEE OCEANS’19 Marseille, ICSPS 2022.

Assoc. Prof. Xiaochen Yuan
Macao Polytechnic University, Macao, China

Xiaochen Yuan received her B.Sc. degree in Electronic Information Technology from the Macau University of Science and Technology in 2008, M.Sc. Degree in E-Commerce Technology and Ph.D. degree in Software Engineering from the University of Macau in 2010 and 2013 respectively. From 2014 to 2015, she was a postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Computer and Information Science of the University of Macau. From 2016 to 2021, she was an Assistant Professor and an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Information Technology of the Macau University of Science and Technology. She is currently an Associate Professor with the Faculty of Applied Sciences of the Macao Polytechnic University. Her research interests include Digital Watermarking, Multimedia Forensics, Tampering Detection and Self-Recovery, Remote Image Processing, and Deep Learning Techniques and Applications. So far, she has published more than 40 peer-reviewed papers in SCI(E)-indexed journals, and she has been served as reviewers for journals in related areas and served as technical committee members for international conferences in the past years.