Yilong Yang

Intelligent and Dependable Software Engineering

RM2PT | yylonly@gmail.com

Currently

I'm a PhD Candidate in Software Engineering at the University of Macau, Macau.

Education

2013.09 - Current University of Macau, PhD Candidate in Software Engineering.

2010.09 - 2013.06 Guizhou University, MSc in Computer Science.

2006.09 - 2010.07 China University of Mining and Technology, BS in Computer Science.

Employment

2012 - 2013 United Nations University - International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST), Fellow, Macau.

2008 - 2010 Xuzhou Surpass Lab and Guizhou WolkTech Inc. Lecturer for RedHat and Cisco Certification (RHCE, CCNA, and CCNP)

Software Engineering Tools

RM2PT - A Tool for Automated Prototype Generation from Lightweight Formal Requirements Model

Publications

Software Engineering

Yilong Yang, Xiaoshan Li, Zhiming Liu, Wei Ke. "RM2PT: A Tool for Automated Prototype Generation from Requirements Model". presented at the 41th International Conferences on Software Engineering (ICSE'19), Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2019. (CCF A).

Yilong Yang, Xiaoshan Li, Wei Ke, Zhiming Liu. "Automated Prototype Generation from Formal Requirements Model". IEEE Transactions on Reliability (Minor Revision) (JCR - Q1).

Yilong Yang, Wei Ke, Jing Yang, Xiaoshan Li. "Integrating UML With Service Refinement for Requirements Modeling and Analysis". IEEE Access, 7, pp. 11599-11612 (2019). (JCR - Q1).

Yilong Yang, Wei Ke, Weiru Wang, Yongxin Zhao "Deep Learning for Web Services Classification". presented at the 11th International Conferences on Web Services (ICWS'19), Milan, Italy, July 2019. (CCF B).

Yilong Yang, "SSC-ASP: An Integrated Framework for Semantic Service Composition Using Answer Set Programming". Innovative Solutions and Applications of Web Services Technology. ISBN: 9781522572688. (Book-Chapter)

Yilong Yang, Quan Zu, Xiaoshan Li. "Real-Time System Modeling and Verification Through Labeled Transition System Analyzer". IEEE Access, 7, pp. 26314-26323 (2019). (JCR - Q1).

Yongxin Zhao, Xi Wu, Jing Liu, Yilong Yang. "Formal Modeling and Security Analysis for OpenFlow-Based Networks. 2018 23rd International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems (ICECCS'18), Melbourne, VIC, 2018, pp. 201-204. (CCF C)

Yilong Yang, Jing Yang, Xiaoshan Li, Weiru Wang. "An Integrated Framework for Semantic Service Composition using Answer Set Programming". International Journal of Web Services Research. 11(4), pp. 47-61 (2014) (SCI Indexed).

Yilong Yang, Jing Yang. "Design and Implementation of a Multi-Area Distributed Crawler Based on Skipnet-YL Network," 2011 Third Pacific-Asia Conference on Circuits, Communications and System (PACCS'11), Wuhan, 2011, pp. 1-4.


Software Engineering in Health Informatics

Yilong Yang, Xiaoshan Li, Nafees Qamar, Peng Liu, Wei Ke, Bingqing Shen, Zhiming Liu. "MedShare: A Novel Hybrid Cloud for Medical Resource Sharing among Autonomous Healthcare Providers". IEEE Access, 6, pp. 46949-46961 (2018). (JCR - Q1).

Yilong Yang, Zu Quan, Peng Liu, Defang Ouyang, Xiaoshan Li. MicroShare: Privacy-Preserved Medical Resource Sharing through MicroService Architecture. International Journal of Biological Sciences, 14(8), pp. 907-919 (2018). (JCR - Q1)

Bingqing Shen, Jingzhi Guo, and Yilong Yang. "MedChain: Efficient Healthcare Data Sharing via Blockchain". Applied Sciences, 9(6), p.1207 (2019). (JCR - Q3)

Nafees Qamar, Yilong Yang, Andras Nadas, Zhiming Liu. Querying Medical Datasets While Preserving Privacy. Procedia Computer Science, 98, pp.324-331 (2016).

Nafees Qamar, Yilong Yang, András Nádas, Zhiming Liu, Janos Sztipanovits. A Tool for Analyzing Clinical Datasets as Blackbox. In Software Engineering in Health Care (SEHC'14), pp. 222-238. Springer, Cham, 2014.


Software Engineering in Machine Learning

Yilong Yang, Zhuyifan Ye, Yan Su, Qianqian Zhao, Xiaoshan Li, Defang Ouyang. Deep Learning for in-vitro Prediction of Pharmaceutical Formulations. Acta Pharmaceutica Sinica B, 9(1), pp. 177-185 (2019) (JCR - Q1)

Zhuyifan Ye, Yilong Yang, Defang Ouyang. An Integrated Transfer Learning and Multitask Learning Approach for Pharmacokinetic Parameter Prediction. Molecular pharmaceutics, 16(2), pp.533-541 (2018). (Co-First Author and JCR - Q1)

Run Han, Yilong Yang, Xiaoshan Li, and Defang Ouyang. Predicting oral disintegrating tablet formulations by neural network techniques. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 13(4), pp.336-342 (2018). (Co-First Author and JCR - Q1)

Weiru Wang, Chi-Man Vong, Yilong Yang, and Pak-Kin Wong. Encrypted image classification based on multilayer extreme learning machine. Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, 28(3), pp.851-865 (2017). (JCR - Q2)

Research Projects

2016 - 2019 Model-Driven Software Development from Requirement Description to Code Generation. Macau Science and Technology Development Fund. FDCT 103/2015/A3. (Main Contributor)

2016 - 2019 Applying RUP Iterative Development for Formal Requirements Analysis and Validation. National Natural Science Foundation of China. NSFC 61562011. (Main Contributor)

2012 - 2015 Secure Architecture for Electronic Health Records (SAFEHR). Macau Science and Technology Development Fund. FDCT 018/2011/A1. (Main Contributor)

2012 - 2013 Dependable and Intelligent Service-oriented Architecture for Hybrid Cloud. Innovation Fund of Guizhou University. No. ligong2012036. (PI)

2011 - 2012 Distributed Architecture of Crawler based on P2P network. Natural Science Foundation of GuiYang. No. zhukehetong2011201da-4-2. (PI)

Research Services

Sub-Reviewer for conferences: TASE 2019, 2015, 2014. ICTAC 2017. ICFEM 2016. SEH 2019. ISSRE 2018, 2017. FSEN 2015. KSE 2015. FACS 2014.

Sub-Reviewer for journals: IEEE Transactions on Reliability. Journal of Software: Practice and Experience. Frontier of Computer Science.

Session Chair: APSCC 2014.

Engineering Projects

Multi-year Projects

2016 - 2018 Pharmaceutical Formulation Prediction based on Deep Learning.

2014 - 2015 Traditional Chinese Prescription Process, Analysis and Prediction.

2012 - 2013 Test Case Generation from Formal Specification. (PM)

2010 - 2011 Mobile-based Data Security Partner. (PM)

2008 - 2009 Security Data Storage Partner.

One-year Projects

2013 UNU-IIST System and Network Immigration.

2009 Enterprise Network Design and Implementation based on Screened Subnet Architecture. (PM)

2009 Online Examination System. (PM)

2009 Full Text Search Engine. (PM)

2008 Traffic Light System. (PM)

2007 Loading Balance of CUMT Campus Network.

2007 PPPoE Client of CUMT Campus Network.

Open Source Projects

My personal GitHub account hosts my open source projects as well as listing contributions to open source tools. It mainly contains:

1 - RM2PT Case Studies: RM2PT-CaseStudies

2 - MicroShare: Privacy-Preserved Medical Resource Sharing through MicroService Architecture: MedShare-MicroService

3 - MedShare: A Novel Hybrid Cloud for Medical Resource Sharing among Autonomous Healthcare Providers: MedShare

4 - Deep Learning for Web Service Classification: ServeNet

5 - Deep Learning for Pharmaceutical Formulation Prediction: DeepPharm

6 - Data Splitting for Small Data: MD-FIS

Technical Certifications

Techniques

Awards

2016 - 2019 Research Assistantship

2013 - 2016 Postgraduate Scholarship (PhD tuition fee exempt + living costs)

2010 - 2013 National Postgraduate Scholarship of China (Master)

2010 - 2013 Postgraduate Scholarship (Master tuition fee exempt + living costs)

Placements

To be Announced.

Links