Xuelong Li
Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Xuelong LI (email: li nwpu.edu.cn) is currently a professor with the Northwestern Polytechnical University, China, where he founded the School of Artificial Intelligence, Optics and Electronics (iOPEN), the Center for Optical Imagery Analysis and Learning (OPTIMAL), and the Key Laboratory of Intelligent Interaction and Applications of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China. Before that, he was a full professor with the Chinese Academy of Sciences, a Reader at the University of London, and a Lecturer at the University of Ulster, and he previously held various positions at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong University, the Microsoft Research, and the Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. He received his B.Eng. and Ph.D. degrees both from the University of Science and Technology of China. He is a Highly Cited Researcher of Thomson Reuters/Clarivate Analytics in both engineering and computing areas. He serves/ed as an Associate Editor-in-Chief of the prestigious Elsevier journal of Pattern Recognition and as an Associate Editor of IEEE TPAMI. He is a Fellow of AAAS, ACM, AIMBE, BCS(U.K.), IAMBE, IAPR, IEEE, IET(U.K.), IOP(U.K.), OSA, and SPIE. He is an elected Member of the Academia Europaea, the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, the International Academy of Astronautics, and the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences.