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Dean of Biosystems Engineering & Food Science, “Qiushi” Distinguish Professor of Zhejiang University, Director of Agricultural Information Technology Institute of Zhejiang University, Executive vice director of digital agriculture and rural area informatization research center of Zhejiang University, Director of the Key Laboratory of spectroscopy, Ministry of Agriculture Academic leaders of National key disciplines of agricultural mechanization engineering, One of the key experts of "12 Five-Year" National 863 modern agriculture "Digital agriculture technology and equipment" , Chief expert of 863 project, The national prestigious teacher, Hundred thousands of national talent, National level experts of the rural area informatization demonstration province, Nominated as the national level teaching team, The first of the ten ethics model, The ten outstanding young scholar of the fourth Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang Province outstanding young scholar, and winner of the Yongping teaching award of Zhejiang University. He visited and served as Visiting Professor at University of Tokyo, Tokyo University of Agricultural & Technology, Illinois University. He was selected as Thomson Reuters global Highly Cited Researchers in 2016 (the only one selected in China in the field of Agricultural Sciences). According to the latest ESI Statistics reports (July 2006 -2017 July), a total of 4845 most cited scientist scientists are listed as 1% of global Most Cited Scientists in agricultural science. In this list, Professor He Yong ranked 54 with “H index” of 38. In February 26, 2017, he was invited as honored guest in the renowned national CCTV program - "dialogue". Professor Yong He mainly engages in digital agriculture, agricultural Internet of things, rural area informatization, agricultural aviation and intelligent agricultural equipment and other fields of scientific research and education. Hosted the National High-tech R&D Program (863), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), National Key Technology Research and Development Program of the Ministry of Science and Technology of China and more than 50 provincial and ministerial level of key scientific research projects. Published more than 400 papers, SCI included more than 300 articles, 9 of which were selected as most cited agricultural science papers in ESI for the recent 10 years. He has published more than 20 books and textbooks, selected as the chief editor of textbooks for the national fifteen and 11th Five-Year plan and granted over 100 invention patents and more than 30 software copyrights. He was the first winner of the first youth science and technology award of Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering; the winner of the second session of Zhejiang Province Youth Science and technology award; the outstanding young scientific and technical personnel in Zhejiang Province; the first level 151 talent project, the young academic leaders and the renowned teachers in Zhejiang Province. He was granted special government allowances, Bao's fund; Zhu Kezhen the North American fund; Baogang Excellent Teacher Award; Zhejiang special fund for talents; the fourth session of the Ministry of education of college talent outstanding young teacher award; the title of “National Outstanding Scientific and Technological Specialist”. He is the chief editor of a SCI included authoritative journal of Agricultural Engineering - "Computers and Electronics in Agriculture", which is a journal of ELSEVIER publishing company. He is also on the review panelist of More than 10 international academic journals such as “Food and Bioprocess Technology” and so on, and over 10 domestic academic journals, including Journal of agricultural machinery, Journal of Zhejiang University (Engineering Edition), Journal of Zhejiang University (agriculture and Life Science Edition), Journal of Agricultural Sciences and more than 10 academic journals. He is the reviewer of more than 30 international academic journals such as “Transactions of the ASABE” and so on. He serves as expert panel of scientific research startup fund in Ministry of Education, evaluation expert panel of International cooperation plan of Ministry of science and technology, the member of Ministry of agriculture, agricultural mechanization, scientific and technological innovation - precision agriculture professional committee. He is the executive director of the Institute of Asian international precision agriculture. He serves as the member of international society of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR) the sixth branch; CIGR, IEEE, ASAE, ADSA member in USA; Vice chairman of Agricultural Chemistry Association of China Agricultural Machinery Society; Vice chairman in the committee of systems engineering, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Engineering; Vice chairman of agricultural aviation branch of China Agricultural Engineering society; Director of China Agricultural Machinery Society and Agricultural Engineering Society; vice chairman the National Agricultural Machinery Standardization Technical Committee and the Agricultural Electronic Technology Committee. He was the vice president of Zhejiang Agricultural Engineering Society and agricultural machinery society. He was the group leader of both the expert group of Zhejiang rural area informatization construction demonstration and the expert group of Yongkang modern agricultural equipment innovation Demonstration Park. He served as the international conference venue, chairman of the academic committee for 30 times. He is the vice dean of Zhejiang agriculture remote sensing and information technology key research laboratory academic committee. His "Precision agriculture" course was awarded National Excellent Course and National Resource Public Course. Two of his doctoral candidates were awarded 2012 and 2013 national awards for excellence in doctoral dissertations under his guidance. Professor He Yong has won one second prize of National Science and Technology Progress Award, four first prizes and nine second prizes of Zhejiang province Science and Technology Progress award, one first prize and two second prizes of Science and Technology Progress Award of the Ministry of education, one first prize of National education Achievement Award, one first prize and two second prizes of Provincial Education Achievement Award.
Research work

precision agriculture farm equipment Internet of things

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Phone:+86 571 88982143
E-mail:yhe@zju.edu.cn