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YingLi Tian, Ph.D.
City University of New York
Office: Steinman Hall T-512
Tel: (212) 650-5389
Fax: (212) 650-8249
Dr. Ying-Li Tian is a professor in the Department of Electrical
Engineering at the City College of New
York (CCNY). She received her PhD from the Department of Electronic Engineering at
the Chinese University of Hong Kong in
1996 and her BS and MS from TianJin University, China in 1987 and 1990. She is experienced in computer
vision topics ranging from object recognition, scene understanding, to human behavior analysis, facial expression recognition, gesture
recognition, and assistive technology.
After she worked in National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Dr. Tian joined the Robotics Institute in Carnegie Mellon University as a postdoctoral fellow. She focused on automatic facial expression analysis. From 2001 to 2008, Dr. Tian was a research staff member at , Hawthorn, New York. She focused on video surveillance and activity analysis. She was one of the inventors of the IBM Smart Surveillance Solutions (SSS) and was leading the video analytics team. She received the IBM Invention Achievement Awards every year from 2002 to 2007. She also received the IBM Outstanding Innovation Achievement Award in 2007. Dr. Tian joined CCNY in 2008. She has published more than 200 papers in journals and conferences and holds 29 issued patents. She is a Fellow of IEEE.
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