Xiaoqiang Yan is an academic visitor in the School of Creative Technologies at the University of Portsmouth. He is also pursuing his PhD’s degree in Software Engineering at the Zhengzhou University in China. In 2014, he received his Master’s degree in Computer Software and Theory at the Zhengzhou University in China.
 Xiaoqiang Yan, Shizhe Hu, Yangdong Ye. Multi-task Clustering of Human Actions by Sharing Information. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2017, 6401-6409.
 Xiaoqiang Yan, Yangdong Ye, Xueying Qiu. Unsupervised Human Action Categorization with Consensus Information Bottleneck Method[C], In Proceedings of the 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2016, 2245-2251.
 Xiaoqiang Yan, Yangdong Ye, Zhengzheng Lou. Unsupervised Video Categorization based on Multivariate Information Bottleneck Method[J]. Knowledge-Based Systems, 2015, 84(1): 34-45.
 Xiaoqiang Yan, Yaoen Lu, Zhengzheng Lou, Yangdong Ye. Multilingual Documents Clustering Algorithm Based on Parallel Information Bottleneck[J]. Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, 2017, 30(6): 559-568.
 Zhengzheng Lou, Yangdong Ye, Xiaoqiang Yan. The Multi-Feature Information Bottleneck with Application to Unsupervised Image Categorization[C]. In Proceedings of the 22-th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2013,1508-1515.