Jun Cheng received the B. E. degree in electronic engineering and information science from the University of Science and Technology of China, and the Ph. D. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is currently a senior scientist and the research lead in the Intelligent Medical Imaging (iMED) department in the Institute for Infocomm Research, leading the research of medical image processing & understanding. He has developed many algorithms for automated ocular disease detection including glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, pathological myopia. He has received the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award 2013. His research interests include computer vision, image processing, medical imaging and machine learning. Previously, he worked on automatic glaucoma screening and his technology for glaucoma screening has been licensed. He has authored/co-authored many publications at prestigious journals/conferences, such as TMI, TIP, TBME, IOVS, JAMIA, MICCAI, CVPR and invented more than 10 patents. He serves as reviewers for many journal and conferences and served as area chair of MICCAI 2017. He is currently associate editor for TMI.
ocular image analysis and understanding.