S. Joe Qin | AIChE

S. Joe Qin

Dr. S. Joe Qin is currently Chair Professor, Dean of the School of Data Science, and Director of Hong Kong Institute for Data Science at City University of Hong Kong. In his prior career he was the Fluor Professor at the Viterbi School of Engineering of the University of Southern California, Endowed Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, and Principal Engineer at Emerson Process Management. 

Dr. Qin is a Fellow of the U.S. National Academy of Inventors, the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC), AIChE, and IEEE. He is a recipient of the U.S. National Science Foundation CAREER Award, the 2011 Northrop Grumman Best Teaching award at USC Viterbi School of Engineering, the DuPont Young Professor Award, Halliburton/Brown & Root Young Faculty Excellence Award, NSF-China Outstanding Young Investigator Award, and IFAC Best Paper Prize for a model predictive control paper published in Control Engineering Practice. He has served as Senior Editor of Journal of Process Control, Editor of Control Engineering Practice, Member of the Editorial Board for Journal of Chemometrics, and Associate Editor for several journals. He has published over 400 international journal papers, book chapters, conference papers and/or presentations. His h-indices for Web of Science, SCOPUS, and Google Scholar are 62, 69, and 80, respectively. He received over 35,000 Google Scholar citations. Dr. Qin’s research interests include data analytics, machine learning, process monitoring, fault diagnosis, model predictive control, system identification, smart manufacturing, and predictive maintenance.