Ling Shao is currently Professor
of Computer Vision and Machine Intelligence with the
Department of Computer Science and Digital Technologies at
Newcastle upon Tyne.
received the B.Eng. degree in Electronic and Information Engineering from the
University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), the M.Sc.
degree in Medical Image Analysis and the Ph.D. (D.Phil.) degree in
Computer Vision at the Robotics
Research Group from the
University of Oxford. Previously, he was a
Senior Lecturer (2009-2014) with the
Department of Electronic and
Electrical Engineering at the University
of Sheffield and a Senior Scientist
Philips Research, The
Netherlands. His research interests include Computer Vision,
Recognition and Machine Learning. He has authored/co-authored over
150 papers in well-known journals/conferences such as IJCV, IEEE
TIP, TNNLS, TCSVT, TCYB, PR, CVPR, IJCAI, ACM MM and BMVC, and over
10 EU/US patents.
Ling Shao is an Associate
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing,
Transactions on Cybernetics,
several other journals.
He has edited three books and several special issues for journals
such as TNNLS and PR. He has organized a number of
international workshops with top conferences including ICCV, ECCV and ACM Multimedia. He
is/was an Area Chair for WACV'14 and BMVC'14 and has been serving
as a Program Committee member for many international conferences,
including ICCV, CVPR, ECCV, BMVC, ACM MM,
etc., and as
for many leading journals.
He is a Fellow of the British
Computer Society, a Fellow of the IET, a Senior Member of the IEEE, and a
Life Member of the ACM.