Li Shen

lshen.lsh AT gmail.com

Senior researcher

Tencent AI Lab

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I am Senior Researcher at Tencent AI Lab. Formerly I was a researcher in the Visual Geometry Group (VGG) at the University of Oxford, where I worked with Prof. Andrew Zisserman.

I received my PhD in Computer Science from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, under the supervision of Prof. Qingming Huang. I was also supervised by Prof. Zhouchen Lin at Peking University. My research interests are in computer vision and deep learning.


  • Computer Vision
  • Deep Learning


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2009-2015

    Chinese Academy of Sciences

Curriculum Vitae


Senior Researcher

Tencent AI Lab

Nov 2018 – Present Shenzhen


Oxford University VGG Group

Nov 2016 – Nov 2018 Oxford

Publications @ZERO Lab

Relay Backpropagation for Effective Learning of Deep Convolutional Neural Networks. ECCV, 2016.

We propose a novel method Relay Backpropagation, which encourages the propagation of effective information through the network in …

Adaptive Sharing for Image Classification. IJCAI, 2015.

In this paper, we present a novel adaptive sharing method for image classification.

Multi-Level Discriminative Dictionary Learning With Application to Large Scale Image Classification. TIP, 2015.

We propose a novel multi-level discriminative dictionary learning method and apply it to large scale image classification.