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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. 10 Mar 2020, In: IEEE Access
  • 3D Car Shape Reconstruction from a Single Sketch Image, Nozawa, N., Shum, H., Ho, E., Morishima, S. 16 Sep 2019
  • A Generic Framework for Editing and Synthesizing Multimodal Data with Relative Emotion Strength, Chan, J., Shum, H., Wang, H., Yi, L., Wei, W., Ho, E. 4 Feb 2019, In: Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds
  • A hybrid metaheuristic navigation algorithm for robot path rolling planning in an unknown environment, Xu, S., Ho, E., Shum, H. 26 Feb 2019, In: Mechatronic Systems and Control
  • A New Method to Evaluate the Dynamic Air Gap Thickness and Garment Sliding of Virtual Clothes During Walking, Hu, P., Ho, E., Aslam, N., Shum, H., Komura, T. 1 Oct 2019, In: Textile Reseach Journal
  • An interactive motion analysis framework for diagnosing and rectifying potential injuries caused through resistance training, Hall, J., Chan, J., Shum, H., Wei, W., Ho, E. 16 Sep 2019
  • Emotion Transfer for Hand Animation, Irimia, A., Chan, J., Mistry, K., Wei, W., Ho, E. 16 Sep 2019
  • Establishing Pose Based Features Using Histograms for the Detection of Abnormal Infant Movements, McCay, K., Ho, E., Marcroft, C., Embleton, N. 14 May 2019, 2019 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC) (EMBC 2019), Piscataway, NJ, IEEE
  • Illumination-aware Multi-task GANs for Foreground Segmentation, Sakkos, D., Ho, E., Shum, H. 4 Feb 2019, In: IEEE Access


  • 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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