Multimedia Information Analysis Laboratory (MIA Lab)


Lab Name and Affiliation

Multimedia Information Analysis Laboratory (MIA Lab)

University of Kentucky

Lab Director (or Principal Investigator)

Sen-ching (Samson) Cheung is an associate professor from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of University of Kentucky (UKY). He also has a joint appointment with the UKY Center of Visualization and Virtual Environments. Before joining UKY in 2004, he was a computer scientist in the Scientific Data Mining group at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). Samson received his Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley in 2002. His work spans a number of different areas in multimedia including video copy detection, data mining, video surveillance, privacy protection, encrypted-domain signal processing, and computational multimedia for therapy. He is an associated editor of IEEE Transactions of Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Signal Processing: Image Communications, and EURASIP Journal on Information Security. He is a senior member of both IEEE and ACM.

Lab Introduction

The mission of MIA Lab is to build efficient, robust and secure systems to analyze, process and communicate multimedia information. We are part of the Center for Visualization & Virtual Environments and Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering at the University of Kentucky. Our laboratory is located on the second floor of Davis Marksbury Building, at the corner of Maxwell and Rose, in the beautify city of Lexington, the horse capital of the world.

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