Professor Wei-Ta Chu
Artificial Intelligence

Professor Wei-Ta Chu 朱威達 教授



  • Multimedia

  • Computer Vision

  • Machine Learning




Wei-Ta Chu received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from National Chi Nan University, Taiwan, in 2000 and 2002, and received the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from National Taiwan University, Taiwan, in 2006. He was a Professor in National Chung Cheng University from 2007 to 2019. He is now a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan. His research interests include digital content analysis, multimedia indexing, deep learning, and pattern recognition. 

He won the Best Full Technical Paper Award in ACM Multimedia 2006. He was awarded Outstanding Youth Electrical Engineer Award by the Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering in 2017, the Distinguished Alumni Award presented by National Chi Nan University in 2014, Best GOLD Member Award presented by IEEE Tainan Section in 2013, the K. T. Li Young Researcher Award presented by Institute of Information & Computing Machinery in 2012, and the Young Faculty Awards presented by National Chung Cheng University in 2011. His advised master students received several thesis awards from Taiwan Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Institute of Information & Computing Machinery, and the Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering. He was a visiting professor at Nagoya University from January to March 2017, and a visiting scholar at Digital Video & Multimedia Laboratory, Columbia University, from July to August 2008. He is an associate editor of IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems since 2016. He serves as a Program Co-Chair of ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval 2021, a Publication Co-Chair of Asian Conference on Computer Vision 2020, a Program Co-Chair of International Conference on Multimedia Modelling 2020, an Area Chair of ACM International Conference on Multimedia 2019, a Program Co-Chair of IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing 2019, a Publicity Co-Chair of Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, a Publication Co-Chair of IEEE International Conference on Visual Communications and Image Processing 2018, and a Publication Co-Chair of International Computer Symposium 2016.



The Multimedia and Computer Vision Laboratory contains four PhD students and eight graduate students. We are dedicated to work on research topics on multimedia and computer vision, mostly based on machine learning technologies.

  • Current Number of Student: more than 10 students 


Laboratory Advise Languages
Laboratory Admission Quotas
1 Students
  • Bachelor (Juniors and above)
  • Master
  • PhD.


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Room 65601, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, No.1, University Road, Tainan City 70101, Taiwan, R.O.C.


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