Lu Jiang is a senior research scientist at Google Research (a breif bio). Previously, he was advised by Dr. Jia Li (2017-2018) and Dr. Fei-Fei Li (2017-2018) at Google Cloud AI. He was an intern scientist in Yahoo Research during the 2016 summer, working with Dr. Liangliang Cao, Dr. Yannis Kalantidis and Sachin Farfade on the personal photo and video search on Flickr. Prior to that, he was an intern in Google Research working with Dr. Paul Natsev and Dr. Balakrishnan Varadarajan on large-scale deep learning on the noisy YouTube-8M dataset. He interned at Microsoft Research Asia in 2010, working with Dr. Qiang Wang and Dr. Dongmei Zhang on data mining. Before that, he was a research assistant at Xi'an Jiaotong University, supervised by Dr. Jun Liu on text mining, information retrieval.

    Lu's primary interests lie in the interdisciplinary field of Multimedia, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Information Retrieval. He is the recipient of Yahoo Fellowship and Erasmus Mundus Scholarship. He received Best paper nomination at ACL and ACM ICMR; Best poster at IEEE SLT; Best system in NIST TRECVID.