Name: Mingyi HE
Title： Professor, School of Electronics & Information, Chairman of Information and Communication Degree Committee of NPU
Director of Shaanxi Key Lab. of Information Acquisition and Processing
Director and Chief Scientist of the Center for Earth Observation Research
Discipline: Signal and Information Processing, Information and Communication Engineering
Room 311, Electronics and Information Building, School of Electronics & Information
Northwestern Polytechnical University, 710129, Xi'an, China
Mingyi He received BEng. and MEng. from Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) in 1982 and 1985, respectively, and Ph.D. from Xidian University, China, in 1994. Dr He has been with the School of Electronics and Information, NPU, where he is currently the Leading Professor for NPU signal and information processing. He is the Founder and Director of Shaanxi Key Laboratory of Information Acquisition and Processing and the Director and Chief Scientist of the Center for Earth Observation Research. He was a visiting professor with the University of Adelaide and the University of Sydney, Australia. He conducted a number of national projects and international joint research projects or joint graduate programs (such as 863 HiTech programs and NSFC key project in China; Rockwell International Collins project in USA, joint education programs and research with the University of Adelaide and NPU, and international R&D Center with MENSI, France). He has published more than 300 papers in the IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Geosciences and Remote Sensing, International Journal of Computer Vision, Signal Processing, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), ICIP, IGARSS, ChinaSIP, ICIEA, etc. He is the author or coauthor of five books (including Digital Image Processing: Science Press, 2008 and Neural Network and Signal Processing Systems: NPU Press, 1998), etc. He has made valuable contributions to hyperspectral image processing, computer vision and image processing, neural networks and intelligent information processing with notable applications to X-ray image processing for luggage inspection, laser-finder test system for airborne systems, and hyperspectral image processing applications etc.
Prof. He has been a member of the Advisory Committee of China National Council for Higher Education on Electronics and Information, a member of the Chinese lunar exploration expert group, the vice-director of Spectral Imaging Earth Observation Committee of China Committee of International Digital Earth Society, the vice-president of Space Remote Sensing Society in Chinese Society of Astronautics (CSA), and the vice-chairman of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) at Xi’an Network, the vice-president and SIP committee chairman of Shaanxi Institute of Electronics. He has served in a number international conferences (such as, general co-chair of IEEE ICIEA’09, co-chair of the ICIEA’13 TPC, general chair of IEEE SPS sponsored ChinaSIP 2014). He was the recipient of the IEEE CVPR 2012 Best Paper Award and is recognized as the ‘2012 Chinese Scientist of the Year’ and was awarded 11 scientific prizes from China and the governmental lifelong subsidy for outstanding contribution to higher education and scientific research by the State Council of China since 1993.
l Remote sensing information acquisition, processing and transmission
l Theory and technique for signal, image and information processing
l Machine Vision and Image processing
l Pattern recognition and Intelligent information processing
l Opto-Electronic detection technique
l Advanced information system and multimedia communication
l 3D measurement and machine vision
Education Academic Background:
BSc, Northwestern Polytechnical University, 1982
MSc, Northwestern Polytechnical University, 1985
PhD, Xidian University, 1994
Visiting scholar, University of Adelaide, Feb. 1989 – Aug. 1990
Visiting professor of Sydney University, 2011
 Mohamed Bendoumi, Mingyi He, Shaohui Mei. Hyperspectral image resolution enhancement using high-resolution multispectral image based on spectral unmixing, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, v 52, n 10, p 6574-6583, October 2014
 Yuchao Dai, Hongdong Li, Mingyi He. A Simple Prior-Free Method for Non-rigid Structure- from- Motion Factorization, International Journal of Computer Vision, April 2014, vol. 107, no. 2, pp.101-122
 Shaohui Mei, Mingyi He, Zhiming Shen. Optimizing hopfield neural network for spectral mixture unmixing on GPU platform, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, v11, n4,p 818-822, April 2014
 Zhen Ye, Saurabh Prasad,Wei Li, James Fowler, Mingyi He. Classification based on 3-D DWT and decision fusion for hyperspectral image analysis. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, v 11, n 1, p 173-177, 2014
 Shaohui Mei,Mingyi He, Zhiyong Wang, David Dagan Feng. Unsupervised Spectral Mixture Analysis of Highly Mixed Data With Hopfield Neural Network. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, September 23, 2013
 Yuchao Dai, Hongdong Li, Mingyi He. Projective Multiview Structure and Motion from Element-Wise Factorization," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 35, no. 9, 2013, pp. 2238-2251
 Mingyi He, Farid Imran, Belkacem Baassou, Mei, Shaohui. Improving hyperspectral image classification accuracy using Iterative SVM with spatial-spectral information, 2013 IEEE China Summit and International Conference on Signal and Information Processing, p 471-475, 2013
 Mingyi He, etc., (Invited paper) Advance in Feature Mining from Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Data. Spacecraft Recovery & Remote Sens., 34(1), 2013, 1-12
 Shaohui Mei; Mingyi He; Zhiyong Wang; Dagan Feng. Unsupervised Spectral Mixture Analysis with Hopfield Neural Network for hyperspectral images. 19th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2012, p 2665 – 2668, doi:10.1109/ICIP.2012.6467447
 Yuchao Dai, Hongdong Li, Mingyi He. A Simple Prior-free Method for Non-Rigid Structure from- Motion Factorization, IEEE CVPR2012(CVPR 2012 Best Paper Award), Rhode Island, US, pp 2018-2025, June 2012.
 Yuchao dai, Mingyi He, etc., Generic Smoothness Constrained 3D Trajectory Reconstruction of Moving Object from Monocular Video, Scientia Sinica Informationis, 2012, 42(8): 988-1006.
 Shaohui Mei, Mingyi He, Yifan Zhang, Zhiyong Wang, Dagan Feng, Improving spatial-spectral endmember extraction in the presence of anomalous ground objects, IEEE Trans. on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, 49(11), pp.4210 – 4222, Nov. 2011
 Yifan Zhang; Shaohui Mei; Mingyi He. Bayesian fusion of hyperspectral and multispectral images using Gaussian scale mixture prior, 2011 IEEE International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS), p 2531 – 2534, 2011
 Mingyi He, Lin Bai, Yuchao Dai, Jing Zhang, Band regrouping-based lossless compression of hyperspectral images, J. Appl. Remote Sens., v4, Dec. 2010
 Mingyi He; Long Li. Advance in triangular mesh simplification study, Control Automation Robotics & Vision (ICARCV), 2010. 11th International Conference on, pp. 1638-1643, doi:10.1109/ ICARCV.2010.5707949
 Mei S, Mingyi He, et al. Spatial Purity Based Endmember Extraction for Spectral Mixture Analysis. IEEE Trans. Geosci. and Remote Sens., 48(9), 2010
 LI Xu, HE Mingyi, Michel ROUX, Multifocus image fusion based on redundant wavelet transform, IET Image Processing, v4, n4, pp. 283-293, Aug. 2010.
 Mei Shaohui, He Mingyi, David Dagan Feng, Zhiyong Wang, A Novel Multi-channel Hopfield Neural Network for Hyperspectral Mixture Analysis, IEEE Geosciences and Remote Sensing Letters, v7, n3, p455-459, July 2010
 Zheng Wu, Mingyi He, Kai-Kuang MA. Dilation-run wavelet image coding, Signal, Image and Video Processing, v2, n3, pp. 225-239, Sept. 2008
 Muyun Weng, Mingyi He, Image detection based on SUSAN method and integrated feature matching, International Journal of Innovative Computing Information and Control, 4(3), 2008.03
 Jijun Ren, Mingyi He, Level set method of image segmentation based on improved C-V model of 3-D histogram,Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, v 27, n 1, p 72-76+80, Feb. 2008
 Rui Huang, MingyiHe, Shaojun Yang, A margin based feature extraction algorithm for the small sample size problem, Chinese Journal of Computers, v 30, n 7, p 1173-1178, July 2007
 Mingyi He. Advances in Signal and Image Processing for Hyperspectral Remote Sensing (Invited talk), IEEE ICIEA2007, Harbin, China. May 2007
 Rui Huang; Mingyi He, Band selection based on feature weighting for classification of hyperspectral data, IEEE Geosciences and Remote Sensing Letters, 2(2), pp.156-159, 2005, doi:10.1109/LGRS.2005.844658
 Xia J, Mingyi He. Feature Extraction in Kernel Space Using Bhattacharyya Distance as Criterion Function. Chinese J Computers, 27(5), 2004
Selected Invited Talks:
 He Mingyi, [Invited Distinguished Lecture]: Signal and Information Processing in Hyperspectral Imaging Remote Sensing, IEEE ICIEA 2014, June 8-10, 2014, Hangzhou China
 Xiuping Jia and Mingyi He, Feature Mining for Hyperspectral Data, Invited Tutorial at IEEE GRSS 5th Workshop on Hyperspectral Image and Signal Processing, Gainesville, Florida, US, Jun 25 - 28, 2013
 XiupingJia and Mingyi He, Feature Mining for Hyperspectral Data, Invited Tutorial at IEEE GRSS 4th Workshop on Hyperspectral Image and Signal Processing, Shanghai, June 4-7, 2012
 He Mingyi, “20Year Education, Research and Industry on Signal and Information Processing in China", Invited speech at Industrial Panel of APSIPA2011, Oct 20, 2011
 Mingyi He, Target Analysis with Hyperspectral Images, Invited talk at National Conference on Hyperspectral Imaging and Applications, Sponsored by CAS. Nov 7-8, 2011, Suzhou, China
 Mingyi He, Hyperspectral Image Classification. Invited talk at 2nd National Conference on Hyperspectral Imaging Applications, Oct 2012, Nanjing, China
 Mingyi He, 3D Data Measurement, Processing and Applications, Invited special talk, IEEE ICIEA 2008, Singapore, June, 2008
 Mingyi He, Feature Acquisition from Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Data, invited talk, SPIE 08, Aug. 2008
 Mingyi He, Advances in Signal and Image Processing for Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, Invited talk, IEEE ICIEA 2007, Harbin, May 23-25, 2007
 Mingyi He and Baoguo Wei, Digital Image Processing, Science Press, Aug. 2008
 Mingyi He and Zheng Bao. Neural networks and Signal Processing System. NPU Press, 1998
l IEEE CVPR 2012 Best Paper Award, 2012
l Awarded "2012 Chinese Scientist of the Year in Information Technology and Electronic System", June 2013
l Governmental lifelong-subsidy for outstanding contribution to higher education and scientific research by State Council of China since Oct.1, 1993.
l 11 Scientific Prizes awarded by Ministry of Education, Aerospace Industry Ministry, Shaanxi province of China.
l Annual News
Selected Academic Activities and memberships:
l General Chair, IEEE China Summit & International Conference on Signal and Processing (ChinaSIP2014), Sponsored by IEEE SPS, July 9-13, 2014
l TPC Cochair, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Sponsored by IEEE IES Singapore, June 2013, Melbourne, Australia
l General cochair of 4th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Sponsored by IEEE IES Singapore, 2009, Xi'an, China
l General Chair, First national conference of Young scientists in Electronic Information, sponsored by Chinese Institute of Electronics
l Panel Chair, Industrial and Education Panel of APSIPA 2011, Xi'an, China, Oct 2011
l Vice Chair of Organizing Committee, China-Russion Aviation Science and Technology Workshop, Xi'an, 1996
l Track chair, TPC member and session chair for a number of international conferences such as IEEE ICNN, ICARCV, ICICIC, IEEE ISISPCS, ICNNSP, IEEE SPIE-RDCP, IET VIE08, HPCRS etc.
l Reviewer for National Natural Science Foundation, National HiTech program
l Reviewer of IEEE Trans Industrial Electronics, IEEE Trans Image Processing, IEEE Trans. Geosciences and Remote Sensing, Trans. Signal Processing, JSTAR, GSRSL, Journal of Remote Sensing, ICIP, ICNNSP, IGARSS, China Science etc.
l Reviewer for oversea PhD & Master Degree thesis review.
l Vice-director of Spectral Imaging Earth Observation Committee of China Committee of International Digital Earth Society(2014-)
l Chairman, Degree Committee of Information and Communication Engineering of Northwestern Polytechnical University
l Vice President of Shaanxi Electronics Society and Chairman of Signal and Information Processing Committee ( 2005-)
l Member, Expert Group for Lunar Exploration of China,2004---
l Vice-President, China Space Remote Sensing Society of Chinese Society of Astronautics(CSA) (2006-)
l Standing Committee member, Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence (2005-)
l Standing Committee member, Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence (2005-)
l Vice chairman, Xian Network, IET,2008---