Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute JEC 7004 Troy, NY 12180-3590
Phone: (518) 276-6440
Secretary: Priscilla Magilligan, JEC 6049, (518) 276-6313
Qiang Ji received his Ph.D degree in electrical engineering from the University of Washington.
He is currently a Professor with the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems engineering at
RPI. From January, 2009 to August, 2010, he served as a program director
at the National Science Foundation, managing NSF's machine learning and computer vision programs. Prior to joining RPI in 2001, he was an assistant professor with Dept. of Computer Science,
University of Nevada at Reno.
He also held research and visiting positions with the Beckman Institute at
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the Robotics Institute at
Carnegie Mellon University, and the US Air Force Research Laboratory.
Dr. Ji currently serves as the director of the Intelligent Systems Laboratory (ISL).
Prof. Ji is a fellow of the IEEE and the IAPR.
Human-centered Computer Vision, Probabilistic Graphical Models,
Probabilistic Machine Learning,
Affective Computing, Robotics,
Intelligent Transportation, Human Computer Interaction, and Information Fusion for Decision Making under uncertainty. For details on current research
projects, click here