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Gang Hua, Ph.D. [CV]

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Stevens Institute of Technology  

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Research Interests:

  • Computer Vision, machine learning, and pattern recognition
  • Human centered visual computing
  • Big visual data analytics
  • Egocentric vision based co-robot and cyber-physical systems
  • Multimedia content analysis

Short Biography:

Gang Hua is an Associate Professor of Computer Science in Stevens Institute of Technology. He also holds an Academic Advisor position at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center. Before that, he was a Research Staff Member at IBM Research T. J. Watson Center from 2010 to 2011, a Senior Researcher at Nokia Research Center, Hollywood from 2009 to 2010, and a Scientist at Microsoft Live Labs Research from 2006 to 2009. He received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northwestern University in 2006, and a M.S. in pattern recognition and intelligence system from Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU) in 2002. He was selected to the Special Class for the Gifted Young of XJTU in 1994 and received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering in 1999. He received the Richter Fellowship and the Walter P. Murphy Fellowship from Northwestern University in 2005 and 2002, respectively. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and a Life Member of the ACM. To date, he holds 14 US patents and has 8 more patents pending.


  • I am looking for a PostDoc working on Vision, Learning, and Robotics, with emphasis on Vision based Co-Robotic Control. The project is funded by NIH through the National Robotics Initiative Program. Please check out the Job Ads.
  • I am always looking for self-motivated Ph.D. students with strong programming skills and mathematic background to join my group. Please email me with a resume and transcripts if you are interested.


  • 09/06/2015: One paper accepted by IEEE Trans. on Image Processing.
  • 09/03/2015: Two papers accepted by ICCV'2015, one for poster and one for oral presentation.
  • 08/08/2015: One full paper accepted by ACM Multimedia 2015
  • 06/01/2015: One paper accepted by International Journal on Computer Vision..
  • 05/06/2015: Both Qilin Zhang and Chengjiang Long will do a research internship at GE Global Research in the summer! Congratulations!
  • 05/06/2015: Chengjiang Long successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis proposal! Congratulations!
  • 05/06/2015: Haoxiang Li is going to do a third research internship at Adboe Research this summer! Congratulations!
  • 05/06/2015: CVPR'2015 papers posted online; 1 paper accepted by IJCAI'2015; 1 paper accepted by ICIP'2015.
  • 03/02/2015: Three papers accepted by CVPR'2015. 13 years of journey in CVPR!
  • 09/05//2014: Three papers accepted by ACCV'2014.
  • 08/19/2014: New R01 Grant Awared by NIH/NINR (Joint NSF/NIH/DoA/NASA National Robotics Initiative Program)
  • 07/16/2014: ECCV papers posted online.
  • 07/03/2014: Our PEP Model ranked as the top performer in the PaSC Video Face and Person Recognition Competition, (IJCB paper preprint coming...)
  • 07/01/2014: One paper accepted by T-IP.
  • 06/16/2014: Two papers accepted by ECCV'2014.
  • 05/27/2014: I will serve as an Area Chair for CVPR'2015.
  • 05/21/2014: Program for Mobile Vision Workshop in conjunction with CVPR'14 posted online!
  • 04/15/2014: CVPR'2014 papers posted online.
  • 02/24/2014: Four papers accepted by CVPR'2014, 12 years of journey in CVPR, WowWow!
  • 02/20/2014: I gave a talk at Google Research New York City
  • 01/29/2014: Attended the NSF/FBI/DARPA Workshop on Frontiers in Image and Video Analysis
  • 10/03/2013: Our ICCV'2013 papers are posted online! Please check the publication page.
  • 09/18/2013: A new book "Vision based Interaction" co-authored with Prof. Matthew Turk is in press
  • 09/06/2013: A new NSF Grant awarded
  • 08/30/2013: Three papers from my group accepted by ICCV'2013
  • 08/20/2013: One paper accepted by CVIU
  • 08/17/2013: I became an Associate Editor of IEEE Multimedia
  • 08/15/2013: I was awarded a Google Research Faculty Award
  • 03/20/2013: One paper accepted by Pattern Recognition Journal
  • 03/15/2013: Our face verification algorithm ranked top (formerly NO.1) in both LFW and the YouTube Video Face Dataset
  • 03/01/2013: Two papers accepted by CVPR'2013, 11 years of journey in CVPR, Wow!
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