Jian Sun

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Chief Scientist | Managing Director of Research, Face++ (Megvii Technology Ltd.)

After thirteen amazing years at Microsoft Research, I have joined Face++ (Megvii Technology) (in July, 2016) as Chief Scientist and Managing Director of Research.

Jian was born in Xian, China, which is home of The Terracotta Army. He received a B.S., M.S., and a Ph.D. degree from Xian Jiaotong University in 1997, 2000 and 2003, respectively. Immediately following, he joined Microsoft Research Asia, and has been working in the fields of computer vision and computer graphics, with particular interests in solving fundamental research problems and building real-world working systems. His primary research interests are computational photography, face recognition, and deep learning based image understanding.

Email: sunjian AT megvii.com

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Job/Internship opening: Researcher/Engineer in Beijing/Nanjing/Shanghai/Chengdu China or Seattle US.



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