Yanwei Fu is an assistant professor (actually the rank of associate professor) at the School of Data Science, Fudan University, Shanghai China. His research includes attribute learning for image/video understanding, life-long learning, open set recognition, open-vocabulary object detection/retrieval, as well as some multimedia applications such as multi-view video summarization and image segmentation.

He worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Disney Research Pittsburgh with Dr. Leon Sigal from Jan 2015 -- July 2016.

Yanwei Fu got his PhD with Dr. Tao Xiang and Prof. Shaogang Gong in Queen Mary University of London. Before coming to Queen Mary, Yanwei was in Nanjing University, China.

I am currently looking for self-motivated students (masters, and undergraduate). If you are interested in my research topics, please feel free to drop me emails.