BiographyDr. Lu is now an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU). He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Toronto, Canada, in 2008, and the M.Eng. and B.Eng. degrees in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2004 and 2001, respectively. Before joining HKBU in Aug 2013, Dr. Lu was a Scientist with Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R) from Oct 2009 to Jul 2013, and a post-doctoral fellow with the University of Toronto from Sep 2008 to Aug 2009. His current research interests include machine learning, computer vision, data mining, biomedical engineering, and tensor-based computation. He is the leading author of the book "Multilinear Subspace Learning: Dimensionality Reduction of Multidimensional Data" (CRC Press, 2013), and the recipient of the 2013 IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Machine learning, computer vision, data mining, biomedical engineering, and tensor-based computation