Yongrui (Louie) Qin, PhD

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Yongrui (Louie) Qin


School of Computing and Engineering

University of Huddersfield

United Kingdom


*New* [11th January 2018] Welcome Siamka Karimi to join our research team as a PhD student.

*New* [8th January 2018] Welcome Benjamin Agbo to join our research team as a PhD student.

*New* [September 2017] A Research Project funded by General Mobility and Transport, European Commission, 2017-2018

*New* [October 2016] Click this link for more information Our new book Managing the Web of Things 1st Edition: Linking the Real World to the Web is going to be released on 17th February 2017.

Short Bio

Louie is a Lecturer in Knowledge and Information Systems in School of Computing and Engineering, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom. He obtained PhD degree from University of Adelaide, Australia, and both Masters degree and Bachelor degree from Fudan University, China, all in Computer Science. During PhD study, he spent six months as a Research Intern at DERI, Galway, Ireland (now The Insight Centre for Data Analytics). His main research interests include Internet of Things, Web of Things, Semantic Web, data management, data mining and mobile computing. He has published more than 50 refereed technical papers, including publications in highly reputable venues, such as ACM Computing Surveys, IEEE Trans. on Parallel and Distributed Systems, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, World Wide Web Journal, IEEE Internet Computing, SIGIR, ICDCS, EDBT, CIKM, CAiSE, and DASFAA.


Office: SJ3/09, the Spärck Jones building, Queensgate Campus

Email : y.qin2 ATT hud.ac.uk

To Prospective Research Students (PhD or Masters by Research)

If you are interested in doing research in one of the below areas (or other areas relevant to Knowledge and Information Systems) at PhD level or Masters level, please drop me an email with your CV for further discussions. Fee waiver scholarships are available to excellent applicants. You may need to find extra financial support to cover your living expenses during your studies.

  • Internet of Things

  • Web of Things

  • Semantic Web

  • Linked Data

  • Data Management

  • Information Retrieval

  • Data Mining

  • Data Visualization

  • Cloud Computing

  • Distributed Computing

  • Mobile Computing

  • E-Learning and Online Learning

  • Cognitive Computing

Awards and Honours

  • Dean's Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence, 2015

  • HDR Teaching Fellowship, School of Computer Science, The University of Adelaide, 2014

  • Research Internship at DERI, Galway, Ireland, Nov. 2012 - May 2013

  • Adelaide Scholarship International (ASI), Sep. 2011 - Jun. 2015

  • Third Prize EMC Postgraduate Scholarship, Fudan University (Awarded 23/400), 2008

  • Second Prize Postgraduate Scholarship, Fudan University, 2007

  • Fourth-class Award of Software Contest of Microsoft, Fudan University, 2003

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