Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering




Mohamed Shehata

Assoc. Professor, IEEE Senior Member,
Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL, Canada

Dr. Mohamed Shehata obtained his B.Sc. degree with honours in 1996, his M.Sc. degree in computer engineering in 2001 from Zagazig University, Egypt, and then his Ph.D. in 2005 from the University of Calgary, Canada. Following his Ph.D., he worked as a Post-doctoral Fellow at the University of Calgary on a joint project between the University of Calgary and the Canadian Government, called Video Automatic Incident Detection. After that, he joined Intelliview Technologies Inc. as a Vice-President of the research and development department. In 2013, after seven years in the industry, Dr. Shehata joined the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at MUN, he is now an Associate Professor of computer engineering. Dr. Shehata is the director of the Vision and Image Processing Lab at Memorial University. His research activities include computer vision, image processing, and deep learning.



Yang Shi

Professor, IEEE Fellow,
Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Victoria
P.O. Box 1700, Stn. CSC, V8W 2Y2
Victoria, BC, Canada, V8W 2Y2

Yang Shi (SM'09-F'17) received the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, in 2005. From 2005 to 2009, he was a faculty member with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada. His current research interests include networked and distributed control systems, model predictive control, mechatronics and robotics, industrial cyber-physical systems, and energy systems.

Dr. Shi received the University of Saskatchewan Student Union Teaching Excellence Award in 2007 and the Faculty of Engineering Teaching Excellence Award at the University of Victoria in 2012. He received the JSPS Invitation Fellowship (short-term) in 2013, the 2015 Craigdarroch Silver Medal for Excellence in Research at the University of Victoria, and the Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers in 2017. Currently, he is a Co-Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics; he also serves as an Associate Editor for Automatica, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, and IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics. He is a Fellow of the CSME (Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering), ASME (the American Society of Mechanical Engineers), and the Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC). He is a registered Professional Engineer in British Columbia, Canada.