Ray Anyi Rao
Ph.D. Student, Multimedia Laboratory
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Email: anyirao [at] ie.cuhk.edu.hk
Ray Anyi Rao is a Ph.D. student at Multimedia Laboratory in the Chinese University of Hong Kong, advised by Dahua Lin and Bolei Zhou. He got the B.S. from EE Department Honor Class, Nanjing University in 2018, ranking 1/183. He was a research assistant of AIM Lab, a research intern of HKU CS, and a member of LAMDA group. He served as a HUAWEI campus ambassador.
 A Unified Framework for Shot Type Classification Based on Subject Centric Lens
 MovieNet: A Holistic Dataset for Movie Understanding
 Online Multi-modal Person Search in Videos
 A Local-to-Global Approach to Multi-modal Movie Scene Segmentation
 HotFlip: White-Box Adversarial Examples for Text Classification
Undergrad Research Experience
Robust Training with Word-level Adversity for NLP
Automatic Music Accompaniment Using Probabilistic Machine Learning
Express Bill Handwritten Telephone Number Recognition
Real-time 3D Surface Reconstruction Using Lidar (Light Detection And Ranging)
His GPA ranked No.1 in each semester during his undergraduate studies with overall GPA: 3.96/4.00 and Rank: 1/183.
He finished major curricula in 2 years and learned a bunch of online courses. [Whole]
Undergrad Course Projects
Computer Vision 3D Human Poses Estimation from a Single Image [Presentation]
Used sparse coding to reduce the ambiguities in the 3D pose estimation; Enforced human-portion constraints to get a minimization problem
Convex Optimization Road Car Flow and Its Effect on Roads [Report]
Constructed models to depict road circumstances and to predict car motion using Markov Decision Process and OD estimated matrix; Improved the models in terms of traffic load and vehicle type.
Probability and Stochastic Process Monte Carlo Method for Multidimensional Integrals [Report]
Machine Learning Construction of a Spam Filtering System
Microcomputers and Interface Techniques x86 Assembly Language Programming [Report]
Co-Founder of a Children Care Volunteer Program     Sep.2015-Dec.2015
Co-founded a psychological consulting program to promote left-behind children growth and education. Volunteered to teach left-behind children Math and English in a junior high school located in the remote, underdeveloped Xiushui county. Recognized as a key team leader in the successful Warm One Hundred Campaign, which raised money for left-behind children. Our group received excellence award from China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation.
Vice President of a Young Volunteers Association at Nanjing University     Jun.2015-Jun.2016
Organized and participated in over 100 out-of-school and 20 in-school activities covering over 1000 volunteers. Our association received a volunteers association excellence award.
Research intern group leader in CHANGJIANG ELEC. TECH. [Media Report]
Member of Nanjing University Student Choir (Joyful Snowflakes written by Chih-mo Hsu)
Vice president of a Young Volunteers Association [Media Report]
Bronze medal at Nanjing University 55th Sports Meet [Media Report]
Language: A bit of Japanese and Cantonese, Native Mandarin, Full proficiency English