Kede Ma is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Computer Science at City University of Hong Kong (CityU). He received the B.E. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2012, the MASc. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Waterloo, in 2014 and 2017, respectively. Prior to joining CityU, he was a Research Associate with Howard Hughes Medical Institute and New York University, from 2018 to 2019.

Dr. Ma leads the Multimedia Analytics (MA) Laboratory, which is an interdisciplinary research group. We are interested in
  • Computational Vision
    • Computational Modeling of the Human Visual Perception
    • Multimedia Quality-of-Experience (QoE)
  • Computational Photography
    • Perceptual Multimedia Signal Processing and Quality Assessment
    • High Dynamic Range (HDR) Imaging and Rendering
    • Virtual Reality (VR) Video Representation, Analysis, and Streaming
    • Camera Processing Pipeline Design and Optimization
    • Generative Modeling of Multimedia Signals
  • Multimedia Forensics and Security
    • Multimedia Information Hiding
    • Multimedia Forgery Detection
    • Privacy-Preserving Multimedia Data Analysis
    • Artificial Intelligence (AI) Safety