Ling Shao received the B.E. degree in electronic engineering from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), the M.S. degree in medical image analysis, and the Ph.D. degree in computer vision at the Robotics Research Group at the University of Oxford. Dr. Shao is currently a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at the University of Sheffield. Prior to this, he worked for 4 years as a Senior Research Scientist in the Video Processing and Analysis Group, Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. His research interests include multimedia signal processing, video search and mining, human action/activity recognition, content-based multimedia retrieval, and human-computer interaction. He has published over 50 academic papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings and has filed 9 patent applications. Shao is an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Image and Graphics and the EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing and serves on the editorial boards of several other journals.
Biography Updated on 8 January 2010