Committees of MICAD2021

Conference Chair

Dr. Ruidan Su

Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

Dr. Ruidan Su received his MSc in Software Engineering from Northeastern University, China in 2010, and his Ph.D degree in Computer Application Technology from Northeastern University, China in 2014. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Dr. Ruidan Su is an IEEE Senior Member. He has published 22 papers in referred journals, conference proceedings. He was the Founder & Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Computational Intelligence and Electronic Systems published by American Scientific Publisher from 2012-2016. He was an Associate Editor for the Journal of Granular Computing Published by Springer, an Associate Editor for the Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems published by IOS Press, a Review Board Member for Applied Intelligence.

General Co-Chair

Prof. Yu-dong Zhang

University of Leicester, United Kingdom

Prof. Yu-Dong Zhang received his PhD degree from Southeast University in 2010. He worked as a postdoc from 2010 to 2012 in Columbia University, USA, and as an assistant research scientist from 2012 to 2013 at Research Foundation of Mental Hygiene (RFMH), USA. He served as a full professor from 2013 to 2017 in Nanjing Normal University, where he was the director and founder of Advanced Medical Image Processing Group in NJNU. Now he serves as Professor in Department of Informatics, University of Leicester, UK. He was included in “Most Cited Chinese researchers (Computer Science)” by Elsevier from 2014 to 2018. He was the 2019 recipient of “Highly Cited Researcher” by Web of Science. He won “Emerald Citation of Excellence 2017” and “MDPI Top 10 Most Cited Papers 2015”. He was included in "Top Scientist" in Guide2Research. He published over 160 papers, including 16 “ESI Highly Cited Papers”, and 2 “ESI Hot Papers”. His citation reached 10096 in Google Scholar, and 5362 in Web of Science. He is the fellow of IET (FIET), and the senior members of IEEE and ACM. He is the editor of Scientific Reports, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, etc. He served as the (leading) guest editor of Information Fusion, Neural Networks, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, etc. He has conducted many successful industrial projects and academic grants from NSFC, NIH, Royal Society, and British Council.

Program Chairs

Prof. Alejandro F Frangi

University of Leeds, UK
IEEE Fellow, SPIE Fellow
Diamond Jubilee Chair in Computational Medicine;
Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Emerging Technologies

Professor Frangi is Diamond Jubilee Chair in Computational Medicine at the University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, with joint appointments at the School of Computing and the School of Medicine. He leads the CISTIB Center for Computational Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine. He has been awarded a Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Emerging Technologies (2019-2029).

Prof. Joseph M. Reinhardt

The University of Iowa, IA, USA
IEEE Fellow, AIMBE Fellow,
Image Analysis Group Leader Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging
Co-Founder, VIDA Diagnostics, Inc., Iowa City, IA
Dr. Reinhardt is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and a fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). His research interests are in the area of medical image processing, with a special emphasis on pulmonary imaging. Dr. Reinhardt has received research support from the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust, and the Whitaker Foundation. Dr. Reinhardt, together with colleagues from The University of Iowa, founded VIDA Diagnostics, an Iowa-based medical imaging software company that focuses on computer-aided diagnosis and image-guided interventions for lung disease.

Prof. Huaiyu Xu

Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China


Dr. Han Liu

Shenzhen University, China

Dr.Liu is currently a Research Associate in Big Data Institute of Shenzhen University, China. He has previously been a Research Associate in the School of Computer Science and Informatics at the Cardiff University and the School of Computing at the University of Portsmouth. He received a BSc in Computing from University of Portsmouth in 2011, an MSc in Software Engineering from University of Southampton in 2012, and a PhD in Machine Learning from University of Portsmouth in 2015. He has published two research monographs in Springer and over 60 papers in areas such as data mining, machine learning and intelligent systems.

Prof. Ryuji Hamamoto (浜本 隆二)

Division Chief, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Japan
Professor, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Representative Director, Japanese Association for Medical Artificial Intelligence (JMAI)

Dr. Ryuji Hamamoto has been involved in cancer research for more than 20 years since he started his career at the Institute of Medical Science, the University of Tokyo. He was appointed an assistant professor at the Institute of Medical Science, the University of Tokyo in 2001, and was an Honorary Visiting Fellow at the Department of Oncology, University of Cambridge from 2006-2007. He then returned to the Institute of Medical Science at the University of Tokyo, but from 2012 he conducted cancer research at the University of Chicago Medicine as an Associate Professor. In January 2016, he was appointed as a Division Chief of the National Cancer Center, where he has pioneered the development of cancer research using AI technology in Japan. Since April 2016, he has been a professor at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University Collaborative Graduate School, and since April 2017, he has been a team leader at the RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project, and since 2018, he has been the Representative Director of the Japan Society for Medical AI (JMAI).

Technical Program Committee:

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Prof. Smain FEMMAM, IEEE senior member, University of Haute-Alsace France, France
Dr. Vinesh Sukumar, University of Idaho, United States
Dr. Na Ma, Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China
Dr. Sivarama Krishnan Rajaraman, Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications (LHNCBC), National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health (NIH), India
Prof. Sourav Dhar, Sikkim Manipal University, India
Prof. Zakaria Belhachmi, Université Haute-Alsace, France
Dr. Mahsa Mohaghegh, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
DR. GUNASEKAR THANGARASU, Linton University College, Malaysia
Dr. Francesco Rundo, STMicroelectronics s.r.l., Catania, Italy
Prof. Su RUAN, LITIS laboratory, University of Rouen, France
Prof. HUANG Zhiwei, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Dr. Rachel Sparks, King’s College London, United Kingdom
Dr. Luca Parisi, Coventry University, United Kingdom
Prof. Yuzhu Guo, Beihang University, China
Dr. Linlin Gao, Ningbo University, China
Dr. Yuyao Zhang, ShanghaiTech University, China
Prof. Xiang Pan, Jiangnan University, China
Dr. Jan Ehrhardt, Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Lübeck, Germany
Dr. Yitian Zhao, iMED China group at Cixi Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Ningbo Institute of Industrial Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Dr. Yuankai Huo, Vanderbilt University, USA
Dr. Cheng Lu, Case Western Reserve University, USA
Dr. Jun Zhuang, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI), USA
Dr. Lequan Yu, Stanford University, USA
Dr. Yuan Liang, University of California, Los Angeles , USA
Dr. Sujatha Krishnamoorthy, Wenzhou Kean University, China
Dr. Maroun Geryes, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Qiang (Shawn) Cheng, University of Kentucky, USA
Dr. Jichuan Xiong, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
Dr. Gennaro Vessio, University of Bari, Italy