Dr. Qi is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and her research will assist CURENT. She is a senior member of IEEE and a member of Sigma Xi. She also serves on the editorial board of Sensor Letters and Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology.
She earned her Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University (NCSU) in 1999, and her B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from Northern JiaoTong University, Beijing, P. R. China in 1992 and 1995, respectively. Her current research projects are in the areas of collaborative processing in sensor networks, hyperspectral image analysis, and automatic target recognition.