Wei-Ying Ma

http://research.microsoft.com/users/wyma/

Wei-Ying Ma
Researcher, Research Manager

Microsoft Research China

3F, Beijing Sigma Building

No. 49, Zhichun Road, Haidian District
Beijing China 100080

Dr. Wei-Ying Ma joined Microsoft Research in China in April 2001 as the Research Manager of the Media Management Group. His research interests include image and video analysis, content based image and video search and retrieval, machine learning techniques, intelligent information systems, adaptive content delivery, content distribution and services networks, and media delivery and caching. Prior to joining Microsoft, he was with Hewlett-Packard Laboratories at Palo Alto, California, where he was a researcher in the Internet Mobile and Systems Lab.


Ph.D. (June 4, 1997)

Image Processing and Vision Research Group of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department in UCSB

Research interests
Content-based image browsing and retrieval
Image and video databases
Image segmentation and grouping
Texture and color analysis
Neural networks and learning algorithm for intelligent databases

Education
Ph.D. candidate, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; University of California, Santa Barbara (Feb. 1996).
M.S., Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; University of California, Santa Barbara (1994).
B.S., Department of Electrical Engineering; National Tsing Hua University , Taiwan (1990).

Experience
(1994 - present) research assistant, Alexandria Digital Library Project in UCSB
(1993 - 1994) research/teaching assistant of the ECE department in UCSB

Publications

Research & Demo

Programs & Data

NeTra: A Content-Based Image Retrieval System (Java)