ZuGuo YU
Professor, Xiangtan University, China

Prof. Zu-Guo Yu got his PhD degree in mathematics from Fudan University of China in 1997. Then he worked in Institute of Theoretical Physics of Chinese Academy of Science as a post-doctoral research fellow from 1997 to 1999. Then he worked in Xiangtan University as an associate professor from 1999, and as a professor from 2002. He also worked in Queensland University of Technology as a full-time research fellow from 2000-2008.


Now he is a Lotus distinguished professor of Hunan province in School of Mathematics and Computational Science, vice-director of the Key Laboratory of Intelligent Computing and Information Processing of Ministry of Education, in Xiangtan University. He is also an adjunct professor of Queensland University of Technology (2014-2020).


The research interests of Prof. Yu include fractal related methods and their application to bioinformatics and complex network analysis. He was awarded the second prize of Hunan province twice (2009, 2016). As the first investigator, he also got four grants of National Natural Science Foundation of China, one Chinese Program for Changjiang Scholars and Innovative Research Team in University. Till now, he has published 125 papers in top journals like Mol. Biol. Evol., Bioinformatics, Scientific Reports, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, J. Chem. Phys., J. Geophys. Res., Phys. Rev. E, Chaos.