On Tuesday (2/10), Professor Guanghui Liu, from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), visited the Multimedia Communication Lab. Professor Kuo and Liu introduced the recent research situation both in computer vision and digital communication to each other,shared some technical experience in projects and applications, discussed the challenges and trends in computer vision and digital communication. From the visit,Prof. Liu learned about the history and current situation of MCL, and hopes to establish cooperation with MCL both in student training and academic research in the future.

Prof. Liu received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in electronic engineering from UESTC, Chengdu, China, in 2002 and 2005, respectively. During 2005 – 2008, he worked as a senior Engineer in Samsung Electronics, South Korea. Since 2009, he has been with the School of Electronic Engineering of UESTC. His research interests include digital signal processing and telecommunications, with an emphasis on digital video transmission, and OFDM techniques. In these areas, he has published over 40 papers in refereed journals or conferences, and holds over 20 patents (granted and pending). He also served as the Publication Chair of the 2010 international symposium on Intelligent Signal Processing and Communication Systems.