Assistant Professor at UC San Diego
Hao Su has been in UC San Diego as Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering since July 2017. He is affiliated with the Contextual Robotics Institute and Center for Visual Computing.
Professor Su is interested in fundamental problems in broad disciplines related to artificial intelligence, including machine learning, computer vision, computer graphics, robotics, and smart manufacturing. His work of ShapeNet, PointNet series, and graph CNNs have significantly impacted the emergence and growth of a new field, 3D deep learning. He used to work on ImageNet, a large-scale 2D image database, which is important for the recent breakthrough of computer vision. Applications of Su’s research include robotics, autonomous driving, virtual/augmented reality, smart manufacturing, etc.
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