Multimedia and Vision Lab

Qi Tian

Professor, Ph.D., IEEE Felow,
Office: NPB 3.306, Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at San Antonio
Phone: (210)-458-5165
Fax: (210)-458-4437
Email: qitian AT cs DOT utsa DOT edu
Mailing address: One UTSA Circle, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78249-1604
Awards

Awards and Honors

  • 2016 Most Influential Scholars in Multimedia by Aminer.org

  • Fellow of IEEE (2016)

  • 2016 UTSA Innovation Award in the first category.

  • Best Paper Award, the ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), June, 2015.

  • Best Student Paper Candidate, the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), July 28-July 2, 2015.

  • 2014 Research Achievement Award, College of Science, the University of Texas at San Antonio.

  • Overseas Expert by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) since 2014.

  • Best Paper Award, the 2013 Pacific-rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM), 2013.

  • Best Paper Award in the 19th International Conference on Multimedia Moldeing (MMM 2013), 2013.

  • Best Paper Award in the 4th International Conference on Internet Multimedia Computing and Service (ICIMCS 2012), 2012.

  • Nominee for 2014 UTSA President Distinguished Research Award.

  • STAR-R Research Award, University of Texas at San Antonio, May 2012.

  • Top 10% Best Paper Award in International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP), 2011.

  • Google Faculty Research Award, 2010.
  • 2010 ACM Service Award presented to “Dr. Qi Tian in Appreciation for Contributions to ACM as Program Chair, Multimedia 2009, October 19-24, 2009.”
  • 2014 Research Achievement Award, College of Science, the University of Texas at San Antonio.
  • Finalist (1 out of 18 finalists, i.e., “Contextual Visual Vocabulary”) in ACM Multimedia Grand Challenge, 2010.
  • Finalist (1 out of 18 finalists, i.e., “Learning to Photograph”) in ACM Multimedia Grand Challenge, 2010.
  • Visiting Chaired Professor in Center for Neural and Cognitive Computation, Tsinghua University, 2010-2012.  The host professor is Prof. Bo Zhang.
  • Best Student Poster Presentation (with my PhD student Jie Xiao) in 2010 Research Conference of College of Science, UTSA.
  • Adjunct Professor (honorable recognition), Xi'an Jiaotong University, China, April 2012-April 2015.

  • Adjunct Professor (honorable recognition), Department of Electronic Engineering and Information Science, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), May 2010-April 2013.

  • Adjunct Professor (honorable recognition), College of Computer Science and Technology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, December 2009 – November 2012.
  • Adjunct Professor (honorable recognition), Xidian University, Xi’an, China, November 2009 – October 2012.
  • Microsoft Research Faculty Summer Summit 2008, July 27-29, 2008, Redmond, WA. This is by invitation-only event.
  • Nominee for 2008 and 2011 UTSA President Distinguished Research Award
  • Best Paper Candidate in Retrieval Track, with Yijuan Lu and Jingsheng Ma, Pacific-rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM), 2007.
  • Best Student Paper, with Jie Yu, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2006.
  • Plaque Certificate from ACM SIGMM for “Dr. Qi Tian’s contributions as Publicity Co-Chair of the 14th International ACM Conference on Multimedia 2006.”
  • Top 5 Teachers of Computer Science Department in the Dean’s list, College of Science, UTSA, 2006.
  • Faculty Research Award, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2004

 

Last Updated in February, 2017