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Yong Yue


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1992 …2024

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Yong Yue (BEng Northeastern China, PhD Heriot-Watt UK, CEng, FIET, FIMechE, FHEA) is a Professor at the Department of Computing, and Director of the Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) and Suzhou Municipal Key Lab for Intelligent Virtual Engineering. He was Head of the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering (2013-2019). Prior to joining XJTLU, he had held various positions in industry and academia in China and the UK, including Engineer, Project Manager, Professor, Director of Research and Head of Department.Professor Yue has experience in learning and teaching, research and enterprise as well as management. He has led a variety of research and professional projects supported by major funding bodies and industry. He has also lead curriculum development at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He has over 240 peer-reviewed publications and supervised 27 PhD students to successful completion.

Research interests

Virtual Reality

Computer Vision

Robot Applications

Operations Research


Director, Suzhou Municipal Key Lab for Intelligent Virtual Engineering, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, 2022 to present

Director, Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC), Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, 2019 to present

Professor, Head of Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering (2013-2019), Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, 2013 to present

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Principal Lecturer / Professor, Director, Institute for Research in Applicable Computing (2009-2011), Head, Department of Computer Science and Technology (2010-2013), University of Bedfordshire,1998-2013

Project Manager, Cardiff University, UK, 1997-1998

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Nottingham, UK, 1994-1997

Trainee / Assistant Engineer / Engineer, Shenyang Aluminium Magnesium Engineering Research Institute, China, 1982-1990


SAT301 Final Year Project

SAT405 MRes Dissertation Project

SAT406 MSc Dissertation Project

CPT001 Professional Skills in Computer Science

CPT205 Computer Graphics

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Heriot-Watt University, UK

BEng, Northeastern University, China

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