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Journal of Blockchain and Intelligent Computing

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Prof. Laurence T. Yang, Academician of Canadian National Academy of Engineering and Academician of the European Academy of Sciences,St. Francis Xavier University,  CANADA. Laurence T. Yang got his BE in Computer Science and Technology and BSc in Applied Physics both from Tsinghua University, China and Ph.D in Computer Science from University of Victoria, Canada. He is a professor in Hainan University, China as well as a professor and W.F. James Research Chair at St. Francis Xavier University, Canada. His research includes Cyber-Physical-Social System Design and Data Analytics. He has published 250+ papers in the above areas on top IEEE/ACM Transactions with total citations of 28134 and H-index of 82 including 7 and 28 papers as top 0.1% and top 1% highly-cited ESI papers, respectively.

He has been involved actively act as a steering chair for 10+ IEEE international conferences. He is the chair of IEEE CS Technical Committee of Scalable Computing (2008-2011, 2018-), the co-chair of IEEE SMC Technical Committee on Cybermatics (2016-), the co-chair of IEEE SC Hype-Intelligence Technical Committee (2021-), and the chair IEEE CIS Cyber-Physical-Social Systems Task Force (2019-) and the vice-chair of IEEE CIS Technical Committee on Smart World (2016-2019). In addition, he is serving as an editor for many international journals and is an author/co-author or an editor/co-editor of more than 25 books from well-known publishers, invited to give around 50 keynote talks at various international conferences and symposia.

His recent honors and awards include the member of Academia Europaea, the Academy of Europe (2021), the John B. Stirling Medal (2021) from Engineering Institute of Canada, IEEE Sensor Council Technical Achievement Award (2020), IEEE Canada C. C. Gotlieb Computer Medal (2020), ACM Distinguished Scientist (2020), Clarivate Analytics (Web of Science Group) Highly Cited Researcher (2019, 2020), Fellow of Institution of Engineering and Technology (2020), Fellow of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (2020), IEEE TCCPS Most Influential Paper Award on Cyber-Physical Systems (2020), IEEE SCSTC Most Influential Paper Award on Smart Computing (2019), IEEE TCBD Best Journal Paper Award on Big Data (2019), Fellow of Engineering Institute of Canada (2019), AMiner Most Influential Scholar Award for Internet of Things (2018), IEEE TCCPS Distinguished Leadership Award on Cyber-Physical Systems (2018), IEEE SCSTC Life-Career Achievement Award on Smart Computing (2018), Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering (2017), IEEE System Journal Best Paper Award (2017), IEEE TCSC Award for Excellence in Scalable Computing (2017), Elsevier JCSS Elsevier JCSS Journal Most Cited Paper Award (2017) and the PROSE Award on Engineering and Technology (2010).

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