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Prof Yaochu Jin awarded China's Changjiang Distinguished Visiting Professorship

Prof Yaochu Jin was recently awarded a prestigious Changjiang Distinguished Visiting Professor by the Ministry of Education, China and the Li Ka Shing Foundation in Hong Kong, China.

Each year, less than 50 internationally recognized researchers from all disciplines are awarded.

Supported by this visiting position, Professor Jin will pay short visits to the State Key Lab for Synthetical Automation of Process Industry, Northeastern University, China to give seminars and conduct research collaborations on evolutionary optimisation of complex industrial processes. This appointment is for three years (2015-2017).