Lidan Shou is a Professor with the Department of Computer Science, Zhejiang University, China. He is currently working with the Data Intelligence Lab of Zhejiang University. Lidan received his BSc and MSc degrees in Computer Science from Zhejiang University, and PhD in Computer Science from the National University of Singapore. Prior to joining the faculty of Zhejiang University, he had worked in the telecommunication industry for more than two years.   Lidan also has years of experience of technical consultancy in the Internet industry of China. He is a senior consultant at CityCloud, a cloud service provider based in China. Lidan has published more than 70 research articles in international conferences and refereed journals. His research interests include data intelligence, data access methods, visual and multimedia IR/databases, and data mining. 

Lidan has served the research community for numerous events. He was the Local Organization Chair of VLDB 2014. He has served in the technical program-committees of  numerous international conferences and workshops, for example DASFAA, WISE, ADMA , MUE, DAMEN, VLDB, IEEE BigData, ACM Multimedia, ICMR, and MDM etc. He is an independent reviewer for recognized international journals such as Distributed and Parallel Databases, IEEE Transactions on Data and Knowledge Engineering, Information Sciences, Data and Knowledge Engineering, Journal of Computer Science and Technology etc. Lidan is a member of China Computer Federation Database Society (CCF-DBS), and a member of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).  

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Research work

Databases, Data Intelligence, Multimedia Information Retrieval


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