Siwei Lyu

Assistant Professor

Computer Science Department

University at Albany, SUNY

LI-83A, 1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

slyu AT albany DOT edu

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  1. (NEW) I am taking new Ph.D. student applications with backgrounds and interests in image/video processing, applied math & statistics, computer vision and machine learning.

  2. (08/29/2013) Research project on Blind Noise Estimation is funded by NSF [link]. Read the general description of the project at SUNY Albany Research News 2013 [link] and Albany Business Review 2013 [link]

  3. (08/27/2012) Research project on Bayesian perception for robotic grasping collaborated with Prof. Jeff Trinkle at RPI is funded by NSF [link]

  4. (05/27/2012) Media coverage of our research on digital image forensics at UAlbany News and at

  5. (05/19/2012) Xunyu Pan’s thesis recieved the Distinguished Dissertation Award. Xunyu will start as a tenure-track assistant professor at Frostburg State University in Fall 2012.

  6. (02/05/2011) Paper ”Steganalysis with Higher-order Image Statistics” wins Best Paper Award of IEEE Signal Processing Society [PDF] [web]

  7. (03/20/2010) My research project on natural image statistics is now supported by the NSF CAREER Award (2010-2015) [NSF project page]. This work is featured in Time Union [link] and UAlbany News [link]

  8. (06/10/2009) Paper “Nonlinear extraction of 'Independent Components' of natural images using radial Gaussianization” appears in the June issue of Neural Computation as cover [image]. [paper]