Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence

Gang Hua

Gang Hua, Ph.D.

Vice President and Chief Scientist

Wormpex AI Research

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Research Interests:

  • Computer vision and pattern recognition
  • Aritifical intelligence and robotics
  • Machine learning, data mining, and connected multimedia
  • Human-machine collaborative systems

Short Biography:

Gang Hua is the Vice President and Chief Scientist of Wormpex AI Research. His research focuses on computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning, robotics, towards general Artificial Intelligence, with primary applications in cloud and edge intelligence, and currently with a focus on new retail intelligence. Before that, he served in various roles at Microsoft (2015-18) as the Science/Technical Adviser to the CVP of the Computer Vision Group, Director of Computer Vision Science Team in Redmond and Taipei ATL, and Principal Researcher/Research Manager at Microsoft Research . He was an Associate Professor at Stevens Institute of Technology (2011-15). During 2014-15, he took an on leave and worked on the Amazon-Go project. He was an Visiting Researcher (2011-14) and a Research Staff Member (2010-11) at IBM Research T. J. Watson Center, a Senior Researcher (2009-10) at Nokia Research Center Hollywood, and a Scientist (2006-09) at Microsoft Live labs Research. He received his Ph.D. degree in ECE from Northwestern University in 2006. He is an IEEE Fellow, an IAPR Fellow, and an ACM Distinguished Scientist. He is the receipient of the 2015 IAPR Young Biometrics Investigator Award. He has published more than 150 peer reviewed papers in top conferences and journals. To date, he holds 19 US patents and has 15 more patents pending. (See https://www.linkedin.com/in/gang-hua-87aa22a/ for my professional profile.)


News:

  • 12/15/2018: I have recently joined Wormpex AI Research to establish a new research group for BianLiFeng (a fast growing convenience store chain)
  • 11/05/2018: One paper accepted by IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Signal Processing and one paper acceted by AAAI'2019
  • 09/07/2018: Two papers accepted by T-PAMI and One paper accepted by JMLR
  • 07/09/2018: Four papers accepted by ECCV'2018.
  • 02/23/2018: Three papers accepted by CVPR'2018 -- 16 years of continuous journey in CVPR!
  • 08/14/2017: Four papers accepted by ICCV'2017.
  • 07/01/2017: One paper accepted by UAI'2017.
  • 05/17/2017: I am appointed as one of the three "Associate Editor in Chief" for the Journal of Computer Vision and Image Understanding.
  • 05/01/2017: I moved back to Microsoft headquarter in Redmond.
  • 04/12/2017: 1 paper, coauthored with my graduated Ph.D. student Haoxiang Li, accepted by T-PAMI (on our PEP model)
  • 04/06/2017: 1 paper accepted to SIGGRAPH! My first SIGGRAPH paper (with Jing, Lu, and Sing Bing on Bidrectional Image Analogy)
  • 03/22/2017: 6 papers accepted to .CVPR! My 15 years of continuous journey in CVPR, time flies!
  • 03/22/2017: Area Chairs for CVPR'17, ACM MM'17, and ICCV'17 -- a busy year.
  • 03/22/2017: Finally refreshed all the web pages.
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Contact Information:

Wormpex AI Research LLC Phone: (847) 372-6619
500 108th Ave NE, Ste 1740 Fax: N/A
Bellevue, WA 98004 Email: ganghua@gmail.com

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