Zhou Yu is currently with School of Computer Science and Technology, in Hangzhou Dianzi University (HDU). He received his Bachelor Degree in Digital Media and Ph.D. Degree in Computer Science from Zhejiang University (Hangzhou, China) in 2010 and 2015, respectively. His Ph.D. advisor is Prof. Yueting Zhuang and Prof. Fei Wu. Before joining HDU, he was a senior algorithm engineer in Alibaba inc.
He mainly applies machine learning and deep learning techniques to bridge vision and language. His research interests include multimodal learning, visual question answering, visual grounding, visual captioning, cross-media retrieval and high-dimensional hashing indexing, etc. His research results have expounded in 30+ publications at prestigious conferences and journals (e.g., CVPR, ICCV, SIGIR, ACM Multimedia, IEEE TMM, TNNLS), and achieved 1800+ citations from global peers. Also, he has served as reviewers for a number of journals and conferences, including IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), IEEE Trans. on Multimedia (TMM), IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), Information Sciences, Signal Processing, Neurocomputing, and CVPR, AAAI, IJCAI, ACMMM, etc.