Spatial Technology and Social Media [Scanningthe Issue]

Antonio Plaza, Jon Atli Benediktsson, Jun Li, Tao Yang, Bing Zhang

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Original languageEnglish
Article number8047421
Pages (from-to)1851-1854
Number of pages4
JournalProceedings of the IEEE
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

Bibliographical note

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Prof. Yang served for the organization and program committees of various web and high performance computing conferences and was on the editorial board of the IEEE TransacTIons on parallEl and dIsTrIbuTEd sysTEms. He received the Research Initiation and Career awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 1994 and 1997, and Noble Jeeviant Award from AskJeeves in 2002.

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Antonio Plaza (Fellow, IEEE) was born in Caceres, Spain, in 1975. He is an Associate Professor (with accreditation for Full Professor) with the Depart- ment of Technology of Computers and Commu- nications, University of Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain, where he is the Head of the Hyperspectral Computing Laboratory (HyperComp), one of the most productive research groups working on remotely sensed hyperspectral data processing worldwide. His main research interests comprise hyperspectral data processing and parallel computing of remote sensing data. He has been the advisor of 14 Ph.D. dissertations and more than 30 Ms.C. dissertations. He was the Coordinator of the Hyperspectral Imaging Network, a European project with total funding of 2.8 million. He has authored more than 500 publications, including 200 journal papers (145 in IEEE journals), 22 book chapters, and over 240 peer-reviewed conference proceeding papers (94 in IEEE conferences). He has edited a book High-Performance Computing in Remote Sensing for CRC Press/Taylor and Francis and guest edited ten special issues on hyperspectral remote sensing for different journals. He has served as a proposal evaluator for the European Commission, the National Science Foundation, the European Space Agency, the Belgium Science Policy, the Israel Science Foundation, and the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation. He has reviewed more than 500 manuscripts for over 50 different journals.

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