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Yun (Raymond) Fu


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

  • Machine learning
  • Computational intelligence
  • Big data mining
  • Computer vision
  • Pattern recognition
  • 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


Yun Raymond Fu received his PhD degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of  Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He joined Northeastern in 2012 as an interdisciplinary faculty member affiliated with College of Engineering and the Khoury College of Computer Sciences.

His research interests include machine learning, computational intelligence, big data mining, computer vision, pattern recognition, and cyber-physical systems. He has extensive publications in leading journals, books and book chapters, and international conferences and workshops. He serves as associate editor, chair, PC member, and reviewer for many top journals and international conferences and workshops.

He has received seven Prestigious Young Investigator Awards from NAE, ONR, ARO, IEEE, INNS, UIUC, and the Grainger Foundation. He also holds nine Best Paper Awards from IEEE, IAPR, SPIE, and SIAM. In addition, he has received many major Industrial Research Awards from Google, Samsung, Zebra, Adobe, and Mathworks.

He is currently an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Leaning Systems. He is a fellow of IEEE, IAPR, OSA and SPIE; a Lifetime Distinguished Member of ACM, and a Lifetime Member of AAAI and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. He is also a member of the ACM Future of Computing Academy, Global Young Academy, AAAS, and INNS.