Computer Science

Department staff

Dr Hui Fang

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Dr. Hui Fang joined the computer science department, Loughborough University from January 2019. He received his B.Sc. from University of Science and Technology, Beijing, China, in 2000 and Ph.D. from the University of Bradford, UK, in 2006. Since then, he has carried out research in several world-leading universities, such as University of Oxford and Swansea University. In 2015, he was appointed as a lecturer in Edge Hill University and promoted to senior lecturer in 2017. In 2018, he worked as a senior lecturer in Liverpool John Moores University.

He has significant experience of using machine learning techniques and visualization methods in a variety of projects, e.g. EU FP6 content-based video analysis, EPSRC face modelling, The Welsh Assembly funded Research Institute of Visual Computing (RIVIC) project and Innovate UK funded seismic data visual bulletin analysis (VBAS) project. His research expertise lies in the areas of computer vision, image/video processing, pattern recognition, machine learning, deep neural networks, data mining, scientific visualization and visual analytics. Recently, he is working on topics related to interpretable AI, AI in digital healthcare and designing more hardware friendly AI architectures.

Pattern recognition and machine learning, image processing, facial dynamics analysis, scientific data visualization, digital healthcare and visual analytics.

Teaching and research