Ling Zhou

Assistant Professor Ling Zhou

School of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Innovation Engineering

Macau University of Science and Technology


Office: A306a


Academic Qualification:
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science and Technology, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China, 2021
  • M.S. in Computer Application Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, 2011
  • B.S. in Computer Science and Technology., Hunan Normal University, Changsha, China,2008
Teaching Area

CS374 Network Programming

Research Area
  • Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence facial expression recognition and micro-expression analysis
Working Experience
  • 2011– 2013 Senior Software Engineer, MediaTek (Wuhan) Co., LTD, China

Academic Publication (Selected)

  1. Qirong Mao, Ling Zhou*, Wenming Zheng, Xiuyan Shao, Xiaohua Huang. Region Attention and Graph Embedding Network for Occlusion Objective Class-based Micro-Expression Recognition. IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing (TAC). (Corresponding Author, IF: 13.99, Accepted) (IF:13.99)
  2. Ling Zhou, Qirong Mao, Xiaohua Huang, Feifei Zhang, Zhihong Zhang. Feature refinement: An Expression-specific Feature Learning and Fusion Method for Micro-Expression Recognition. Pattern Recognition(PR). 2022(22):108275.(IF:8.518)
  3. Ling Zhou, Xiuyan Shao, Qirong Mao. A survey of micro-expression recognition. Image and Vision Computing(IMVIS). 2021(105):104043.(IF: 3.86)
  4. Ling Zhou, Qirong Mao, Luoyang Xue. Dual-Inception Network for Cross-Database Micro-Expression Recognition. IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face & Gesture Recognition. 2019:1-5. 
  5. Ling Zhou, Qirong Mao, Luoyang Xue. Cross-Database Micro-Expression Recognition: A Style Aggregated and Attention Transfer Approach. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo. 2019: 102-107.
  6. Lijian Gao, Ling Zhou, Qirong Mao, Ming Dong. Adaptive Hierarchical Pooling for Weakly-supervised Sound Event Detection. The 2022 ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM). (Accepted)
  7. Yan Xi, Qirong Mao, Ling Zhou. Weighted contrastive learning using pseudo labels for facial expression recognition. The Visual Computer. 2022,10.1007/s00371-022-02642-8.(IF:2.835)
  8. Yunfeng He, Ling Zhou, Junqing Yu, Tao Xu, Tao Guan. Image retrieval method based on local feature aggregation. Journal of Computers. 2011, 34(11): 2224-2233. (Chinese)