Wan-Chi Siu, PhD, DIC, Life-FIEEE,

Emeritus Professor

(Former Chair Professor, HoD(EIE) and Dean of Engineering Faculty)

President (2017-2018) APSIPA 

  • Teaching areas: DSP and Video Technology
  • Research Interests: DSP and Fast Algorithms, Intelligent Image and Video Coding, HDTV and 3DTV, Super-Resolution with Machine Learning and Deep Learning, Visual Surveillance, Object Recognition and Tracking, Visual Technology for Vechicle Safety and Autonomous Car
  • Address: Department of Electronic &
    Information Engineering,
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University,
    Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
  • Telephone: +852 2766 6229  
    Facsimile: +852 2362 8439
  • E-mail address: enwcsiu@polyu.edu.hk



Biography       (, , )


WAN-CHI SIU received the MPhil and PhD degrees from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1977 and Imperial College London in 1984. He is Life-Fellow of IEEE, Fellow of IET and HKIE, and President (2017-2018) of APSIPA (Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association). Prof. Siu is now Emeritus Professor, and was Chair Professor, HoD(EIE) and Dean of Engineering Faculty of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is an expert in DSP, fast algorithms, super-resolution videos, and machine learning for object tracking. He has published 500 research papers (over 200 are international journal papers) and has 9 recent patents granted. Prof. Siu was also an independent non-executive director(2000-2015) of a publicly-listed video surveillance company and convenor of the First Engineering/IT Panel of the RAE(1992/93) in Hong Kong. He is an outstanding scholar, with many awards, including the Best Faculty Researcher Award and IEEEThird Millennium Medal (2000). Prof. Siu is/was Guest Editor/Subject Editor/AE for IEEE Transactions on CAS, IP, CSVT, and Electronics Letters, and organized very successfully over 20 international conferences including IEEE society-sponsored flagship conferences, such as TPC Chair of ISCAS1997 and General Chair of ICASSP2003 and ICIP2010. He was a VP(2012-2014) of the IEEE Signal Processing Society, is now a member of Fourier Award Committee and some other IEEE committees.



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