Chao Liang received the B.S degree in Automation from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China, in 2006 and the Ph.D degree from National Lab of Pattern Recognition (NLPR), Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CASIA), Beijing, China, in 2012. He is currently working as an associate professor at National Engineering Research Center for Multimedia Software (NERCMS), Computer School, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China.
Dr. Liang’s research interests focus on multimedia content analysis, computer vision and pattern recognition, where he has published over 50 papers, including premier conferences such as CVPR, ACM MM, IJCAI and famous journals like TMM and TCSVT. He is now served as a reviewer for ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, communications and Applications (TOMCCAP) and IEEE Transaction on Multimedia (TMM).
Dr. Liang received the best paper award of PCM 2014 and the Winner’s Price in Nokia Innovation Contest in 2009 and 2010, respectively.
 Person re-identification for video investigation, NSFC，260k，2014-2016.
 Person re-identification based on BoW，MoE，40k，2014-2015.
 Suspect trajectory investigation for city-scale criminal investigation，NSF-HB, 2014-2015.
 PCM 2014，best paper award，2014
 NERCMS，best instructor award，2014
 Nokia innovation contest，winner prize，2009, 2008
 Chao Liang, Changsheng Xu, Jian Cheng, Weiqing Min, Hanqing Lu, “Script-to-Movie: A Computational Framework for Story Movie Composition”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), vol.15, no.2, pp.401-414, 2013.
 Chao Liang, Changsheng Xu, Hanqing Lu, “Personalized Sports Video Customization Using Content and Context Analysis”, International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (IJDMB), vol. 2010, 2010.
 Chao Liang, Bingyue Huang, Ruimin Hu, Chunjie Zhang, Xiao-Yuan Jing, Jing Xiao, “A Unsupervised Person Re-identification Method Using Model Based Representation and Ranking”, ACM Multimedia (MM), pp. 771-774, 2015.
 Chao Liang, Changsheng Xu, Jian Cheng, Hanqing Lu, “TVParser: An Automatic TV Video Parsing Method”, In Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), pp.3377-3384, 2011.
 Mang Ye, Chao Liang*, Yi Yu, Zheng Wang, Qingming Leng, Chunxia Xiao, Jun Chen, Ruimin Hu, “Person Re-identification via Ranking Aggregation of Similarity Pulling and Dissimilarity Pushing”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), vol.18, no.12, pp. 1-14, 2016.
 Mang Ye, Chao Liang*, Zheng Wang, Qingming Leng, Jun Chen, “Ranking Optimization for Person Re-identification via Similarity and Dissimilarity”, ACM Multimedia (MM), pp.1239-1242, 2015. (* indicates corresponding author)
 Mang Ye, Chao Liang*, Zheng Wang, Qingming Leng, Jun Chen, Jun Liu, “Specific Person Retrieval via Incomplete Text Description”, In Proc. of International Conf. on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), pp.547-550, 2015. (* indicates corresponding author)
 Yimin Wang, Ruimin Hu, Chao Liang, Chunjie Zhang, Qingming Leng, “Camera compensation using feature projection matrix for person re-identification”, IEEE Transactions on Circuit System and Video Technology, vol.24, no.8, pp.1350-1361, 2014.
 Zheng Wang, Ruimin Hu, Chao Liang, Yi Yu, Junjun Jiang, Mang Ye, Jun Chen, Qingming Leng, “Zero-shot Person Re-identification via Cross-view Consistency”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), vol.18, no.2, pp. 260-272, 2016.
 Zheng Wang, Ruimin Hu, Chao Liang, Qingming Leng and Kaimin Sun, “Region-Based Interactive Ranking Optimization for Person Re-identification”, In Proc. of Pacific-Rim Conf. on Multimedia (PCM), pp.1-10, 2014. (Best paper award)