National Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology
Department of Computer Science and Technology
Xianlin Campus Mailbox 603, Nanjing University
163 Xianlin Avenue, Qixia District
Nanjing 210023, China

Research Areas

1. Pattern Recognition and computer vision: including graphics recognition and drawing interpretation, sketch understanding and symbol recognition, video content analysis.

2. Media content understanding and its applications: natural scene images/video/audio understanding, visual scene annotation, object detection and tracking, multimodal perception of natural scenes.

3. 3D computer graphics & visualization: 3D reconstruction from images/videos, 3D geometrical modeling, 3D computations consisting of segmentation, deformation and retrieval.

Academic Honors

1. Awarded by the National Intelligent City contest for graduate students in China (the second prize), 2014

2. Prof. Lu was awarded the Excellent Supervisor in National Intelligent City contest for graduate students in China, 2014

3. Awarded by the WU-SI Youth Medal by Nanjing University (altogether 6 youth professors won the prize), 2014

4. Wang Hao from IMAGINE lab was awarded one of the three Excellent Grauaduate Thesis, Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Nanjing University, 2014

5. As the supervisor, one of my students, Zehuan Yuan, was honored as the Best 2012 Excellent College Students of China Computer Federation (CCF), which is the highest level honor for students majoring in computer science in China, 2012

6. As the supervisor, my innovation team respectively won the Bronze Prize of the Seventh "Colledge Cup" and the Golden Prize of the Eighth "Colledge Cup" of Chinese College Students of Academic Science and Technology at China and Jiangsu Province, which is the highest level contest for graduate and undergraduate students in China, 2012



7. As the supervisor, the thesis titled "Incremental 3D reconstruction from videos using Bayesian learning" won the First Prize of Excellent BSc Thesis in Nanjing University, 2012 (altogether 18 First Prizes from all disciplines in Nanjing University)

8. Won the Best Paper Award by ISAI (International Society of Applied Intelligence), 2012


9. As the 1st supervisor, the thesis titled "Research on Multiclass Object Detection Algorithm and Its Applciations" won the First Prize of Excellent BSc Thesis Team of Jiangsu Province (The first team won this award in the Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Nanjing University), 2011


10. Won the Second "Bank of China" Teaching Award in Nanjing University, 2011


11. Award as the Best Supervisor of College Student Innovation Projects in Nanjing University, 2010

12. My "Computer Graphics" course won the Best Course Award in Nanjing University, 2010

13. Award of Scientific and Technology Achievements, Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, 2010

14. Excellent Service Award by the Jiangsu Computer Federation, 2009

15. Elected as the Secretary-general of Computer Aided Design & Computer Graphics Committee of Jiangsu Computer Federation, 2008

16. The Second Prize of Natural Science of Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, 2007


17. Selected as the First-round Talented Young Scholar of Nanjing University, 2006


18. Nominated for the Best Ph.D. Thesis of China Computer Federation, 2006


19. Selected as the Best Doctoral Dissertation of Nanjing University, 2006

20. Huayin Scholarship from 2002-2005

21. The First Prize of Fujitsu, Nanjing University, 2004

Editorial board of International Journals

1. Youth Associate Editor of Frontiers of Computer Science from 2013

University Administration and Local Community Services

1. Chair of Organization Committee of Youth Scholar Forum of State Key Laboratory for Novel Software and Technology: March. 2010 ~ Feb. 2013

2. Excellent Award in Nanjing University, 2011                                                  

3. Organization Committee Member of the Eighth China Computer Graphics Conference, 2010

4. Chair of Organization Committee of the Second Conference of Youth Computer Scientists in Jiangsu Province, 2008

5. Served as the Secretary-general of CAD-CG Committee of Jiangsu Computer Federation: 2008 ~ now

6. Learder of the Oversea Academic Exchange Plan for College Students in Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Nanjing University, 2011