BE, Nanjing University of P&T (China); MS, University of Trento (Italy); MS, RWTH Aachen University (Germany); MS, Ph.D., University of Delaware
Dr. Guoyu Lu is an Assistant Professor at the RIT Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science. Before joining RIT, he was a research scientist on autonomous driving at Ford Research and a computer vision engineer at ESPN Advanced Technology Group. Dr. Lu finished his Ph.D. and MS in Computer Science at the University of Delaware (UD).
Before attending UD, Dr. Lu was in European Master in Informatics (EuMI) Erasmus Mundus program. He obtained a Master's degree in Computer Science at the University of Trento and a Master's degree in Media Informatics at RWTH Aachen University. Dr. Lu also finished an academic visit to Auckland University of Technology in 2012 and was a research intern at Siemens Corporate Research in Princeton and Bosch Research in Palo Alto. Dr. Lu finished his Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering at Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, with a minor in Business Administration and Management. Dr. Lu has broad research interests spreading across computer vision, machine/deep learning, multimedia, and robotics.
In the News
April 23, 2021
RIT researchers using drones and artificial intelligence to help assess crop growth
The National Science Foundation awarded Guoyu Lu, an assistant professor in RIT’s Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, more than $583,000 to spearhead the project.
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.