Short bio - Yasuyuki Matsushita
Yasuyuki Matsushita received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in EECS from the University of Tokyo in 1998, 2000, and 2003, respectively. He joined Microsoft Research Asia in April 2003. He is a Lead Researcher in Visual Computing Group. His areas of research are computer vision (photometric techniques, such as radiometric calibration, photometric stereo, shape-from-shading), computer graphics (image relighting, video analysis and synthesis). He is on the editorial board member of IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), IPSJ Journal of Computer Vision and Applications (CVA), The Visual Computer Journal, and Encyclopedia of Computer Vision. He served/is serving as a Program Co-Chair of PSIVT 2010, 3DIMPVT 2011, and ACCV 2012 and a General Co-Chair for ACCV 2014. He is appointed as a Guest Associate Professor at Osaka University (April 2010-), Visiting Associate Professor at National Institute of Informatics (April 2011-) and Tohoku University (April 2012 - ), Japan. He is a senior member of IEEE.