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Yihong Gong

Yihong Gong, Chinese research and development company manager. Achievements include among the first group of researchers in the world to work on sports video highlight detections; patents for intelligent video surveillance, information summarization, clustering & many patents in video content analysis; research in multimedia content analysis; invention of first human gender, age recognition product in the world.

Background

  • Gong, Yihong was born on July 15, 1963 in Beijing.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1992.

    Career

    • Senior researcher & team leader Nippon Electric Corporation Laboratories American, Inc., Cupertino, California, 1999—2006, site manager & department head, since 2006. Assistant professor Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 1992—1996. Project scientist Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1996—1998.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include among the first group of researchers in the world to work on sports video highlight detections. Patents for intelligent video surveillance, information summarization, clustering & many patents in video content analysis. Research in multimedia content analysis.

      Invention of first human gender, age recognition product in the world.

    Membership

    Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

    Connections

    • Married Xudong Xie; 1 child Xingting.
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    Born July 15, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1992
      University Tokyo
    • 1999 - 2006
      Senior, researcher & team leader Nippon Electric Corporation Laboratories American
      Cupertino, California, United States

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