Electronic Engineering

  • Name:Song Li
  • Title:Professor
  • Office:EIEE Building #5, Rm.417
  • Office Phone:86 21 34204504
  • Email:song_li@sjtu.edu.cn
  • Website:http://medialab.sjtu.edu.cn

Research Field

1. Video Compression for Big Data
2. Visual Reality for Augmented Experience
3. Machine Learning for Image Processing


1. B. Eng,NanJin University of Science and Technology,1997
2. M.S., NanJin University of Science and Technology,2000
3. PhD., Shanghai Jiao tong University,2005

Work experience

2005.9 - 2009.12, Lecturer, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2010.1 - 2016.12, Associate Prof., Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2017.1 - now, Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2011.9 - 2012.9: Visiting Prof., Santa Clara University


Prof. Song’s research interests include video coding, signal processing and computer vision. He has about 100 publications with Google Citations 920+, 27 issued patents, and 18 standards technical proposals in field of video coding and image processing. He has been serving as an associate editor of Springer Journal Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing (MSSP, IF=1.436) since 2012. He is a technical committee member of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CAS) Visual Signal Processing and Communications (VSPC). He has served as a special session chair of 2017 International Conference on Visual Communication & Image Processing (VCIP), TPC chair of 2016 International Symposium on Information Technology Convergence(ISITC), a TPC track chair of 2016 IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems(APCCAS), a session chair of 2015 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS), publicity chair of 2013 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), a session chair for 2013 International Conference on Information, Communications and Signal Processing (ICICS) and 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting (BMSB). He has served technical or review committee for many prestigious international conferences, like ISCAS, VCIP, ICME, ACCV, etc. He is a member of IEEE, ACM, SMPTE, CCF (China Computer Federation) and CIE (Chinese Institute of Electronics).Further information can be found at his webpage:

Awards and Honors

1. National Science & Technology Progress Award, 2015
2. Okawa Foundation Research Grant, 2012
3. Best 10% Paper Award from International Conference on Visual Communication & Image Processing (VCIP), 2016
4. Best Reviewer Award from IEEE Visual Communication & Image Processing(VCIP), 2012
5. Best Paper,International Conference on Wireless Communications & Signal Processing(WCSP), 2010


1. Graduate Students, F034606: Visual Computing Theory and Engineering
2. Undergraduate Students, EE346: Introduction to Image Processing


1. J. Feng, X. Huo, Li Song*, X. Yang, W. Zhang, “Evaluation of Different Algorithms of Nonnegative Matrix Factorization in Temporal Psycho-Visual Modulation”, IEEE Trans on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech., DOI:10.1109/TCSVT.2013.2280089, online,2014
2. Z. Luo, Li Song*, S. Zheng, N. Ling, “Raptor Codes based Unequal Protection for Compressed Video According to Packet Priority”, IEEE Transaction on Multimedia, Vol. 15, No. 8, pp. 2208-2214, 2013
3. G. Xue, Li Song*, J. Sun, “Foreground Estimation Based on Linear Regression Model with Fused Sparsity on Outliers”, IEEE Trans on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech., vol. 23, no. 8, pp.1346-1357, 2013
4. Z. Luo, Li Song*, S. Zheng and N. Ling, “H.264/Advanced Video Control Perceptual Optimization Coding Based on JND-Directed Coefficient Suppression”, IEEE Trans on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech., vol. 23, no. 6, pp.935-948, 2013
5. G. Xue, J. Sun, Li Song*, “Background Subtraction based on Phase Feature and Distance Transform”, Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 33, pp.1601–1613, 2012
6. Li Song*, Z. Luo and C. Xiong, “Improving Lossless Intra Coding of H.264/AVC by Pixel-Wise Spatial Interleave Prediction”, IEEE Trans on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech. Vol.21, No. 3, pp.1924-1928, 2011
7. Li Song*, X. Ma, “Adaptive Pixel Interpolation for Spatial Error Concealment”, Journal of Signal Processing Systems, Vol.60, No.3, pp.291-303, 2010
8. Li Song*, Y. Xu and C. Xiong, “Improved Intra Coding Methods for H.264/AVC”, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Vol.2009, Article ID 328958, 9 pages, 2009
9. Q. Chen, X. Yang, Li Song* and W. Zhang, “Robust Video Region-of-Interest Coding Based on Leaky Prediction”, IEEE Trans on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech., Vol. 19, No. 9, pp.1389-1394, 2009
10. Li Song*, J. Xu, H. Xiong, and F. Wu, “Content Adaptive Update for lifting based motion compensated temporal filtering”, Electronics Letters, vol. 41, no. 1, pp.14-16, 2005