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Frederick Woon-Bor Li

B.A. (Hons.), M.Phil., Ph.D. University of Durham
Associate Professor in Computer Science

Research Interests : Computer Graphics, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, Geometric Modelling and Processing, Collaborative Virtual Environments, Visual Aesthetics, Educational Technologies.

Member of : Centre for Vision and Visual Cognition, Vision, Imaging and Visualisation in Durham (VIViD) and Artificial Intelligence and Human Systems Group (AIHS).

Research Publications : My Google Scholar Profile

Frederick Li received both a Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Computing Studies and a Master of Philosophy from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Graphics from City University of Hong Kong. He is currently an Associate Professor at University of Durham. Prior to the current appointment, he was an Assistant Professor at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University from 2003 to 2006, and had been the project manger of a Hong Kong Government Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF) funded project.

Frederick Li is currently an Associate Editor of Frontiers in Education (Digital Education) and an Editorial Board Member of Virtual Reality & Intelligent Hardware. He has served as an Associate Editor of International Journal of Distance Education Technologies and a Guest Editor of three of its special issues. He has also served as a Conference Co-chair of ICWL 2022, Program Co-chair of ISVC 2021, ICWL 2015/2013/2008/2007 and IDET 2008-2009. In addition, he has served as a a Poster & Demo Track Co-Chair of EDM 2022, a Workshop Co-chair of ICWL 2009 and U-Media 2009, a Publicity Co-Chair of ACM MTDL 2010 and U-Media 2010, and a Local Co-Chair of BMVC 2018.

Departmental Duties: In the department, he has served as Chair of Board of Examiners of both UG and PGT Programmes, PGT Programme Director, and Chair of Taught Postgraduate Management Committee (CS and Engineering).

External Appointment: External Examiner for a taught MSc programme in Northumbria University (2022-2026).

Publication Opportunities:
ICWL 2022 – Submit by 8 October 2022; best papers will be invited for submitting their extensions to a special issue in MDPI Electronics (IF=2.690) for possible publication.

Special Issue in MDPI Sensors (IF=3.847) – “Connecting Data, People, and Artificial Intelligence toward Smart and Personalized Healthcare“.

Special Issue in MDPI Applied Sciences (IF=2.838) – “Advances in Computer Vision and Semantic Segmentation“.