Dr. Yan Shuicheng is currently a (Dean's Chair) Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at National University of Singapore, and the founding lead of the Learning and Vision Research Group (http://www.lv-nus.org). Dr. Yan's research areas include computer vision, multimedia and machine learning, and he has authored/co-authored over 370 technical papers over a wide range of research topics, with Google Scholar citation >12,000 times and H-index-47. He is an associate editor of Journal of Computer Vision and Image Understanding, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (IEEE TCSVT) and ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (ACM TIST), and has been serving as the guest editor of the special issues for TMM and CVIU. He received the Best Paper Awards from ACM MM13 (Best Paper and Best Student Paper), ACM MM'12 (demo), PCM'11, ACM MM'10, ICME'10 and ICIMCS'09, the winner prizes of the classification task in PASCAL VOC 2010-2012, the winner prize of the segmentation task in PASCAL VOC 2012, the honorable mention prize of the detection task in PASCAL VOC'10, 2010 TCSVT Best Associate Editor (BAE) Award, 2010 Young Faculty Research Award, 2011 Singapore Young Scientist Award, 2012 NUS Young Researcher Award, and the co-author of the best student paper awards of PREMIA'09, PREMIA'11 and PREMIA'12. He shall or has been General/Program Co-chair of MMM13, PCM13, and ACM MM15, ICMR17 and ACM MM17.
My general research interest is to develop machine learning theories for computer vision, multi-media, and information retrieval applications.
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