BE, Nanjing University of P&T (China); MS, University of Trento (Italy); MS, RWTH Aachen University (Germany); MS, Ph.D., University of Delaware
I am an Assistant Professor at the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science of Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Prior to joining RIT, I was a research scientist on autonomous driving at Ford Research and computer vision engineer at ESPN Advanced Technology Group. I finished my PhD and MS in Computer Science at the University of Delaware. Before coming to UD, I was in European Master in Informatics (EuMI) Erasmus Mundus program. I obtained Master degree in Computer Science at University of Trento and Master degree in Media Informatics at RWTH Aachen University. I also finished an academic visiting in Auckland University of Technology in 2012. I was a research intern at Siemens Corporate Research in Princeton and Bosch Research in Palo Alto. I finished my Bachelor degree in Software Engineering at Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications, with a minor in Business Administration and Management.
I have board research interests spreading across computer vision, machine/deep learning, multimedia, and robotics.
In the News
February 24, 2021
RIT faculty using smartphones and artificial intelligence to help assess crop roots
An RIT faculty member is creating new artificial intelligence systems that could empower agricultural researchers, breeders, nurseries, and other users to analyze the roots of their crops with the power of their smartphones. Assistant Professor Guoyu Lu is receiving a $450,000 New Investigator grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to conduct the research.