A Brief Bio and CV
Junsong Yuan received his Ph.D. from Northwestern University in 2009 and M.Eng. from National University of Singapore in 2005, both in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Before that, he graduated from the Special Class for the Gifted Young of Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China, in 2002.
He is currently an Associate Professor at School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE), Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He joined NTU as an Nanyang Assistant Professor (NAP) in 2009, and was promoted to associate professor with tenure in 2015. His research interests include computer vision, video analytics, gesture and action analysis, large-scale visual search and mining, etc. He has published over 100 papers in conferences and journals, and filed several patents, with technology licensed by the industry and government agency. He received 2016 Best Paper Award from IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, Doctoral Spotlight Award from IEEE Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'09), Nanyang Assistant Professorship from NTU, Outstanding EECS Ph.D. Thesis award from Northwestern University, and National Outstanding Student from Ministry of Education, P.R.China.
He is currently an Associate Editor of IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (T-IP), IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (T-CSVT) and The Visual Computer journal (TVC), and served as Guest Editor of International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV). He is Area Chair of CVPR’17, ICIP’17, ICPR’16, ICME’15’14, ACCV’14, and WACV’14. He is also in the organizing committee of CVPR’17, ICME’16, VCIP’15, and ACCV’14 etc.