Qian (Jenny) Du received her Ph. D. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA in 2000. She is currently Bobby Shackouls Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mississippi State University, USA. Her research interests include hyperspectral remote sensing image analysis, pattern recognition, and machine learning.
Dr. Du served as Co-chair for the Data Fusion Technical Committee of IEEE GRSS in 2009–2013 and Chair for the Remote Sensing and Mapping Technical Committee of International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) in 2010–2014. She has served as Associate Editor for IEEE JSTARS (2011–2015), IEEE Signal Processing Letters (2012–2015), and Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (2014–2015). She also organized several international workshops and journal special issues on remote sensing image processing and analysis.
Dr. Du is a senior member of IEEE and a Fellow of SPIE—International Society for Optics and Photonics.