Research Supervisor Connect

Machine learning for visual recognition


This research project aims to develop new machine learning methods for various visual recognition tasks such as object/scene recognition, face and human gait recognition, activity recognition and video event recognition.


Professor Dong Xu.

Research location

Electrical and Information Engineering

Program type



Visual recognition is an important research problem because of its broad range of applications in video surveillance, human computer interaction and intelligent image/video search. New machine learning methods that will be developed in this project can significantly improve the visual recognition performance.

Additional information

• Use of research technique / methodology / technology
• Potential topics of interest for the research opportunity
• Current PHD and/or Masters topics
• Eligibility criteria / candidate profile
• Scholarship(s) / funding available

The students are expected to have excellent mathematics background and programming skills. Scholarships or funding is available for excellent students.

Want to find out more?

Opportunity ID

The opportunity ID for this research opportunity is 2022

Other opportunities with Professor Dong Xu