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Email: siqin at soe.ucsc.edu
Address: 209 E2,1156 High Street,Santa Cruz,CA,95064
I am currently a fourth-year Ph.D candidate at Computer Engineering Department , University of California,Santa Cruz. I am a member of the Computer Vision Lab, advised by Professor Roberto Manduchi. I did two summer internship at Google in 2015 and 2016, before that I got my Bachelor degree from School of Software, Tsinghua University in Beijing.
My research focus on Image Processing, Computer Vision, Machine Learning and how to become a better Dota player.
2008.08 - 2012.07
B.E. in Computer Software
2011.07 - 2012.03
Research Intern, NLC Group
2013.09 - Present
Ph.D. in Computer Engineering
2015.06 - 2015.09
Software Engineering Intern, Google Photos Team
2016.06 - 2016.09
Software Engineering Intern, Android Camera Machine Intelligence Team
Mar 2017: New paper on text detection is available on arXiv.
Mar 2017: I'm now a Ph.D. candidate.
Feb 2017: One paper accepted as oral presentation to IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) 2017.
Jan 2017: My son Brandon is born.
Sep 2016: I spent a great summer at Google, worked on face shadow removal and skin smoothing. Thanks to my hosts Ray and Simon.
Feb 2016: Our paper "A Fast and Robust Text Spotter" was accepted to IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV) 2016.