Dr. Yajing Shen
Associate Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering at the City University of Hong Kong
Dr. Yajing Shen received his PhD from Nagoya University, Japan in 2012, and he is currently an Associate Professor in Dept. of Biomedical Engineering at the City University of Hong Kong. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, an Executive member of China Micro-nano Robot Society, China Coexisting-Cooperative-Cognitive Robot Society, and the Associate Editor of the flagging robotic journal IEEE Trans on Robotics (2019.7-). His research mainly focuses on the small and bioinspired robotics, ranging from their design, fabrication, control to applications. He has published more than 100 peer reviewed journal/conference papers, including the top multidisciplinary journal (e.g., Science Robotics, Nature Communications, PNAS), top specialized journal (e.g., IEEE Trans on Robotics), top international conference (e.g., ICRA, IROS). He also received serval academic awards, including the Early Career Awards of Hong Kong UGC in 2014, the Big-on-Small Award in 2018 and the “National Excellent Young Scientist Fund (Hong Kong & Macau)” for the topic “Micro/Nano Robot” in 2019, etc.