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Dr Edmond Ho

Senior Lecturer

Department: Computer and Information Sciences

Edmond Shu-lim Ho is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK. Prior to joining Northumbria University in 2016, he was a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University. He received the BSc degree in Computer Science from the Hong Kong Baptist University, the MPhil degree from the City University of Hong Kong, and the PhD degree from the University of Edinburgh.

Edmond Ho

Campus Address

ELB120, Ellison Building Block B,
City Campus,
Newcastle upon Tyne

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • 3D Object Reconstruction from Imperfect Depth Data Using Extended YOLOv3 Network, Kulikajevas, A., Maskeliūnas, R., Damaševičius, R., Ho, E. 3 Apr 2020, In: Sensors
  • Abnormal Infant Movements Classification with Deep Learning on Pose-based Features, Ho, E., McCay, K., Shum, H., Fehringer, G., Marcroft, C., Embleton, N. 24 Mar 2020, In: IEEE Access
  • Emotion Transfer for 3D Hand Motion using StarGAN, Chan, J., Irimia, A., Ho, E. 24 Jul 2020, Computer Graphics & Visual Computing (CGVC) 2020, The Eurographics Association
  • High-speed Multi-person Pose Estimation with Deep Feature Transfer, Huang, Y., Shum, H., Ho, E., Aslam, N. 2 Jun 2020, In: Computer Vision and Image Understanding
  • Image Editing based Data Augmentation for Illumination-insensitive Background Subtraction, Sakkos, D., Ho, E., Shum, H., Elvin, G. 13 Jul 2020, In: Journal of Enterprise Information Management
  • Interaction-based Human Activity Comparison, Shen, Y., Yang, L., Ho, E., Shum, H. 1 Aug 2020, In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
  • LMZMPM: Local Modified Zernike Moment Per-unit Mass for Robust Human Face Recognition, Kar, A., Pramanik, S., Chakraborty, A., Bhattacharjee, D., Ho, E., Shum, H. 11 Aug 2020, In: IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security
  • Single Sketch Image based 3D Car Shape Reconstruction with Deep Learning and Lazy Learning, Nozawa, N., Shum, H., Ho, E., Morishima, S. 20 Mar 2020, Proceedings of the 15th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (VISIGRAPP 2020), Scitepress
  • 3D Car Shape Reconstruction from a Single Sketch Image, Nozawa, N., Shum, H., Ho, E., Morishima, S. 16 Sep 2019


  • Computer Science PhD June 30 2011
  • Computer Science MPhil November 01 2006
  • Computer Science BSc (Hons) December 02 2003

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

His research interests include human motions analysis and synthesis, machine learning, physically based animation, and robotics.

PGR Supervision

  • Dimitrios Sakkos Video Foreground Segmentation with Deep Learning Start: 15/06/2018
  • Kevin McCay Start: 01/03/2018

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