Shen Yin holds the position of DNV Endowed Professor within the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at NTNU. He obtained a Dr.-Ing. and an MSc. from the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. He currently serves as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics.
Fault diagnosis/prognosis and fault-tolerance strategy
System and control theory
Machine learning/data-driven aided optimization, diagnosis, and control
Reliability, maintenance, safety, and security for technical process
Applications on cyber-physical systems, health diagnosis/medical technology, sustainable energy, etc.
IEEE Fellow (class of 2023)
Elected full member of Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Honor Society
Founder-Chair of the Technical Committee of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society on Data-Driven Control and Monitoring (2013-2016)
AdCom member of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (2013-2016)
Member of IFAC TC 6.4. Fault Detection, Supervision & Safety of Technical Processes
Technical Program/General Chair for IEEE ISIE2014, ICICIP2016, IEEE IECON2017, IEEE ONCON2023, etc.
Selected editorial work:
Co-Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Discover Artificial Intelligence (Springer Nature)
Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems, IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Industrial Electronics, etc.
Guest Editor for Proceedings of the IEEE (2016), IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics (2016), Information Science (2016), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems (2019), IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics (2023), IEEE Transactions of Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (2023)
NAMUR Award for "Process Automation" from the User Association of Automation Technology in Process Industries (2012)
Young Scientist Award of the International Union of Radio Science (2014)
Best Paper Award from the IEEE Transaction on Industrial Electronics (2015)
One of the 19 Hottest Researchers by Clarivate Analytics (2017)
Best Poster Paper Award, 11th CCA SAFEPROCESS (2019)
China Youth Science and Technology Award (2020)
Outstanding Paper Award, International Conference on Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems (2022)
Highly Cited Researcher in the Engineering field by Clarivate (2016-2022)
Top 2% Scientists Worldwide by Stanford University (2019-2022)
For contributions to fault diagnosis and fault-tolerant control of complex systems, he has been elected as a Fellow of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).