Prof. Jingyi Yu is currently the Faculty Search Committee Directora and the SIST Tenure & Promotion Committee Director. Prof. Jingyi Yu is a professor and executive dean of the School of Information Science and Technology at ShanghaiTech University. He received B.S. from Caltech in 2000 and Ph.D. from MIT in 2005. He is also affiliated with the University of Delaware.
His research interests span a range of topics in computer vision and computer graphics, especially on computational photography and non-conventional optics and camera designs. He has published over 120 papers at highly refereed conferences and journals including over 70 papers at the premiere conferences and journals CVPR/ICCV/ECCV/TPAMI.
He has also been granted 10 US patents. His research has been generously supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Institute of Health, the Army Research Office, and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR). He is a recipient of the NSF CAREER Award, the AFOSR YIP Award, and the Outstanding Junior Faculty Award at the University of Delaware. He has served as general chair, program chair, and area chair of many international conferences such as CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, ICCP and NIPS. He is currently an Associate Editor of IEEE TPAMI, IEEE TIP and Elsevier CVIU, and will be program chair of ICPR 2020 and IEEE CVPR 2021.