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Yun (Raymond) Fu

Associate Professor

Interdisciplinary with College of Engineering

Raymond Fu


Office Location

110 Forsyth Street
409 DA
Boston, MA 02115

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Yun Fu, 409 DA
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Research Interests

  • Interdisciplinary research in Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Cyber-Physical Systems


  • PhD in Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • MS in Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • BEng in Information Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China


Professor Fu received the BEng degree in information engineering and the M.Eng. degree in pattern recognition and intelligence systems from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, respectively, and the MS degree in statistics and the PhD degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, respectively. He is an interdisciplinary faculty member affiliated with College of Engineering and the College of Computer and Information Science at Northeastern University since 2012.

His research interests are Machine Learning, Computational Intelligence, Big Data Mining, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Cyber-Physical Systems. He has extensive publications in leading journals, books/book chapters and international conferences/workshops. He serves as associate editor, chair, PC member and reviewer of many top journals and international conferences/workshops. He received seven Prestigious Young Investigator Awards from NAE, ONR, ARO, IEEE, INNS, UIUC, and the Grainger Foundation; seven Best Paper Awards from IEEE, IAPR, SPIE, and SIAM; three major Industrial Research Awards from Google, Samsung, and Adobe. He is currently an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Leaning Systems (TNNLS). He is fellow of IAPR, a Lifetime Senior Member of ACM and SPIE, Lifetime Member of AAAI, OSA, and Institute of Mathematical Statistics, member of Global Young Academy (GYA), INNS an Beckman Graduate Fellow during 2007-2008.