Co-Founder Of SenseTime, Assistant Professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
Professor Dahua Lin is Co-Founder of SenseTime. He is also an assistant professor at the Department of Information Engineering, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and the director of the CUHK-SenseTime Joint Lab. Prior to joining CUHK, he served as a research assistant professor at Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago from 2012 to 2014. His research interest covers computer vision, machine learning and big data analytics. In recent years, he primarily focuses on deep learning and its applications on high-level visual understanding, probabilistic inference and big data analytics.
Professor Lin has published about seventy papers on top conferences and journals, e.g. ICCV, CVPR, ECCV, NIPSand T-PAMI. His seminal work on a new construction of Bayesian nonparametric models has won the Best Student Paper Award at NIPS 2010. He also received the Outstanding Reviewer Award at ICCV 2009 and ICCV 2011. He has supervised and co-supervised the CUHK team in international competitions and won multiple awards at ImageNet 2016, ActivityNet 2016and ActivityNet 2017. He also served as an area chair of ECCV 2018.
Dahua Lin received his PhD from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science(EECS) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2012. He received his M.Phil. from the Department of Information Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2007, and B.Eng. from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Science at the University of Science and Technology of China in 2004.