• Academic Advisor
  • Prof. Liangpei Zhang, IEEE Fellow, received the Ph.D. degree in photogrammetry and remote sensing from Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, in 1998. He is currently the head of the remote sensing division, state key laboratory of information engineering in surveying, mapping, and remote sensing (LIESMARS), Wuhan University. He is also a "Chang-Jiang Scholar" chair professor appointed by the ministry of education of China. He is currently a principal scientist for the China state key basic research project (2011-2016) appointed by the ministry of national science and technology of China to lead the remote sensing program in China. His research interests include hyperspectral remote sensing, high-resolution remote sensing, image processing, and artificial intelligence. He has more than 500 research papers and five books. Dr. Zhang is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). He serves as an associate editor of the IEEE TRANS. ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, International Journal of Ambient Computing and Intelligence, International Journal of Image and Graphics, International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting, Journal of Geo-spatial Information Science, and Journal of Remote Sensing, and the guest editor of Journal of applied remote sensing and Journal of sensors.

  • Director
  • Prof. Gui-Song Xia, receieved his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree from Wuhan University in 2005 and 2007, respectively, and got a Ph.D. degree with speciality in Signal and Images from Telecom ParisTech in March 2011. Since April 2011, he had worked as a postdoctoral researcher at CNRS ( LTCI and CEREMADE) for about 1.5 years. In December 2012, he joined State Key Lab. LIESMARS, Wuhan University. His current research concentrates on mathematical modeling of images, computer vision, pattern recognition and their applications in remote sensing imaging. On those topics, he has co-/authored more than 90 articles on international journals/conferences, such as International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV) , IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP) , SIAM Journal on Imaging Science (SIIMS) , Pattern Recognition (PR) , IEEE Trans. on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (TGRS) , CVPR, BMVC, ICIP and ICPR. He serves currently as Associate Editors of EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing and Signal Processing: Image Communications , and Guest Editor of IEEE Trans. on Big Data , Pattern Recognition Letter, Geo-Spatial Information Science, etc. He is a senior member of IEEE.

  • Researchers
  • Dr. Qikai Lu, received the Ph.D. degree in photogrammetry and remote sensing from the State Key Laboratory of Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing (LIESMARS), Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, in 2016. He is currently with the Electronic Information School, Wuhan University. His research interests include high resolution remote sensing image processing and analysis. He serves as a reviewer of the IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, and Journal of Applied Remote Sensing.

    Dr. Fan Hu, received the B.S. degree in communication engineering and Ph.D. degree in signal and information process from Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, in 2011 and 2017 respectively. He is currently a Post-Doc in the Electronic Information School, Wuhan University. He has published more than 10 papers in refereed journals and conferences in these areas. His research interests include high-resolution remote sensing image classification and retrieval, and machine learning, especially deep learning and their applications in remote sensing.



  • Join Us
  •      Undergraduate or master students with computer/information/mathematics background are wecomled to apply for the master or doctor degree of Captain Research Team.

         Specialities: Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (Computer Vision, Remote Sensing Image Analysis), Communication and Information System (Information and Communication Engineering, Signal and Information Processing).

         Ph.D. candidates are advised to contact supervisors of CAPTAIN Research Team by e-mail one year in advance.


  • Ph.D. Students
  • Tianzhu Xiang

    Since 2015 -

    Computational Photography

    Jingwen Hu

    Since 2013 - ("1+4"program)

    Aerial Scene Classification

    Nan Xue

    Since 2014 - ("1+4"program)

    3D Reconstruction & Deep Learning

    Bowen Xu

    Since 2015 - ("1+4"program)

    Structural Interpretation of Remote Sensing Images

    Kuiping Yang

    Since 2017-

    Multi-label Classification of Remote Sensing Images

    Xinyi Tong

    Since 2017-

    Semantic Understanding of Remote Sensing Images

    Fudong Wang

    Since 2018 -

    3D Computer Vision, Graph Matching

    Yang Long

    Since 2018-

    Object Detection & Deep Learning



  • Master Students
  • Hui Chen

    Since 2016 -

    Multimodal Image Matching

    Yuncheng Lu

    Since 2016 -

    UAV SLAM

    Zhucun Xue

    Since 2017,

    Visual SLAM

    Pu Jin

    Since 2017,

    Aerial Images Classification

    Qingyuan Tan

    Since 2017 -

    Medical Ultrasound Imaging, Medical Image Processing

    Jian Ding

    Since 2017 -

    Object Detection & Deep Learning

    Xuan Hu

    Since 2017 -

    Mathematical Morphology

    Jin Huang

    Since 2018-

    Image Understanding

    Wuzhao Li

    Since 2018-

    3D Computer Vision

    Zhipeng Lin

    Since 2018

    Object Detection

    Huan Yi

    Since 2018-

    Scene Classification

    Shangdu Huang

    Since 2018-

    SLAM

    Chi Zhang

    Since 2018-

    Multiview Geometry



  • Undergraduate Students
  • Wen Wang

    Since 2019-

    3D Matching

    Yixin Luo

    Since 2019-

    Undetermined

    Qirui Wang

    Since 2019-

    Undetermined

    Quankai Gao

    Since 2019-

    Graph Matching

    Yanzhen Chen

    Undergraduate from University of Macau



  • Alumni
  •      Feng Yang,2018 Ph.D,lecturer at School of Communication, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunication

         Tianbi Jiang,2018 master, DiDi (Beijing)

         Fan Hu,2017 Ph.D,Postdoc at School of Electronic Information, Wuhan University

         Gang Liu,Postdoc at IDIAP in EPFL

         Zifeng Wang,2017 master,Tencent (Shenzhen)

         Xin Zhang,2017 master,Wuhan Haowei

         Qi Zhang,2016 master,Wuhan Water Group

         Xiaopeng Li,2015 master,Beijing GEOWAY