325 Chow Yei Ching Building
Department of Computer Science
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
E-Mail: yizhouy at acm.org
Yizhou Yu is currently a full professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Hong Kong. He was first a tenure-track and then a tenured professor at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) for 12 years. He has also collaborated with eBay Research, Google Brain and Microsoft Research in the past. He received his PhD degree in computer science from the computer vision group at University of California, Berkeley. He also holds a MS degree in applied mathematics and a BE degree in computer science and engineering from Zhejiang University.
Prof Yu has made many important contributions to AI and visual computing, including deep learning, computer vision, image processing, graphics, and VR/AR. He is a recipient of 2002 US National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2007 NNSF China Overseas Distinguished Young Investigator Award, 2011 and 2005 ACM SCA Best Paper Awards, and 1998 Microsoft Graduate Fellowship. Innovative technologies co-invented by him has been frequently adopted by the film and special effects industry. He has more than 120 publications in international conferences and journals. His current research interests include deep learning methods for machine intelligence, computational visual media, geometric computing, intelligent video surveillance, and biomedical data analysis.
|Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition|
|Image and Video Computing|
|Virtual Reality Modeling and Rendering|
|Intelligent Video Surveillance|