Professor Chunhua Shen

Professor Chunhua Shen
 Position Professor
 Org Unit Australian Institute for Machine Learning
 Telephone +61 8 8313 6745
 Location Floor/Room 1.05.A ,  Australian Institute for Machine Learning ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    (information above may be obsolete)

    Chunhua Shen is an Adjunct Professor at Monash University. 

    He was a Professor at School of Computer Science, The University of Adelaide from 2014 to Jan. 2020. 

    He joined The University of Adelaide in 2011. Prior to that, he was with the NICTA (National ICT Australia, now Data61) Canberra research laboratory.

    His research interests are in the intersection of  statistical machine learning, large-scale optimisation, and computer vision. He studied at Nanjing University, at Australian National University, and received his PhD degree from The University of Adelaide. From 2012 to 2016, he held an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship.

  • Research Interests

    Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Statistical Machine Learning

  • Research Funding


    SA State Government through its Research Consortia Program under the Premier’s Research and Industry Fund

    2018 Unlocking complex resources through lean processing, $8.6m (relinquished Jan. 2021)

    ARC Grants:

    2018-2023, "ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hub for Driving Farming Productivity and Disease Prevention", $8.8m (relinquished Jan. 2021)
    2016 LIEF, "Computational infrastructure for developing deep machine learning models", $250k
    2014-2020 ARC Centre of Excellence, "Australian Centre for Robotic Vision", $20m 
    2013 LIEF, "Computational infrastructure for machine learning in computer vision", $210k
    2013 LP, "Semantic change detection through large-scale learning", $380k
    2012 LP, "Scalable classification for massive datasets: randomised algorithms", $510k
    2012-2016 Future Fellowship (step 2), "Continuously learning to see", $650k
    2010 LIEF, "Accelerating Australia's large scale video surveillance research programmes", $280k 

    Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) Grants:

    2017-2019 CRC Project, "Intelligent vision, sensing and data fusion for mining and exploration", $4.6m
    2014-2018, Data to Decisions CRC Project, Grant ID: 0001038181, "Large scale image classification", $946k
    CIs: Prof. A. van den Hengel, Prof. C. Shen, Dr A. Dick, Dr A. Eriksson, Dr Q. Shi
    2014-2018, Data to Decisions CRC Project, Grant ID: 0001038182, "Exploiting contextual cues in large-scale machine learning", $1.15m
    CIs: Prof. A. van den Hengel, Prof. C. Shen, Dr A. Dick, Dr Q. Shi

    Cure Brain Cancer Foundation’s Infrastructure Grant

    2018-2020,  “A national brain-organoid based high-throughput platform for personalised drug and genetic screening in glioblastoma", $400k (with Guillermo Gomez et al.; 1 of the 5 CIs)

  • Publications

    A list of published papers : List in PDFGoogle scholar, and arXiv.
    An incomplete publication list is as follows.

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