Yin Li, PhD

Credentials: Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
(School of Medicine and Public Health)

Position title: Assistant Professor

Email: yin.li@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-9167

MSC 6730
1300 University Ave
Madison, WI 53706

Keywords: Computer vision, automated image and video analysis 

BS 2008, Applied Mathematics, Nanjing University of Posts and
Telecommunications, China
MS 2011, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
PhD 2017, Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology

Research Interests:
Professor Li’s lab is interested in computer vision and its application in healthcare. The key focus of their research is the creation of novel algorithms for image and video analysis. Specifically, their research goal is to solve the grand challenge of activity recognition in the wild. More broadly, his group has significant knowledge of the design, implementation, and evaluation of computer vision methods for analyzing images and videos.

His research program balances core methodological development and collaborative research. On the methods side, his group develops new techniques motivated by the tasks of video understanding and human activity analysis. On the application side, they seek to deliver novel, accurate, and objective measurements for biomedical applications, including their recent efforts on automated analysis of eye surgical videos for surgical skill assessment.

Yin Li’s Lab

Yin Li’s Publications