Prof. Xilin Chen is a professor with the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research interests include computer vision, pattern recognition, multimedia and multimodal interfaces. His research topics cover face perception, sign language recognition, object recognition, and scene understanding. Recent works focus on explainable object recognition and scene understanding, including hierarchical modeling, vision and language, face perception for education and health, etc. He is currently a Senior Editor of the Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, and an associate editor-in-chief of the Chinese Journal of Computers, and Chinese Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence.
He served as an organizing committee member for multiple conferences, including general co-chair of IEEE VCIP 2022, IEEE FG13 / FG18. He has co-authored one book and more than 300 papers. He received the Outstanding Achievement Award from Computer Vision Technical Committee of China Computer Federation (CCF) in 2019. He is a fellow of the ACM, IEEE, IAPR, and CCF.