Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Robotics
Guoyu Lu is an Assistant Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Georgia. Before joining UGA, he was an assistant professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, a research scientist on autonomous driving at Ford, and computer vision engineer at Disney ESPN Advanced Technology Group. Guoyu Lu finished his PhD and MS at University of Delaware. Before studying at UD, he was enrolled in the European Master in Informatics (EuMI) Erasmus Mundus program. Lu obtained his master degree in Computer Science at University of Trento, and earned a master degree in Media Informatics at RWTH Aachen University. Lu also took an appointment as a visiting scholar at Auckland University of Technology, and was a research intern at Siemens Corporate Research in Princeton and Bosch Research in Palo Alto. Lu earned his B.S. in Software Engineering at Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications, with a minor in Business Administration and Management.
Guoyu Lu has been PI for projects funded by NSF (CSSI, CRII, Core SHF), USDA, Ford, GM, Qualcomm, Tencent, Mackinac, etc. Guoyu Lu received the USDA New Investigator Award, Ford URP Award, Tencent Rhino-bird Young Faculty Award, Frank A. Pehrson Award, and Erasmus Mundas Scholarship.
Dr. Lu’s research interests are in computer vision, AI, deep / machine learning, robotics, multimedia, and AI-based infrastructure systems.