Jue Wang, Ph.D

Computer Scientist, Innovator, Entrepreneur


Dr. Wang is Founder & President of Stylar AI (stylar.ai).

Prior to this new adventure, he was Distinguished Scientist at Tencent, leading research efforts in intelligent content generation for the gaming and entertainment industry. He was the Director of the Visual Computing Center at Tencent AI lab, a multidisciplinary research hub for Computer Vision, Computer Graphics and HCI. He was Senior Director at MEGVII Research from 2017 to 2020, and was Principal Scientist at Adobe Research from 2007 to 2017. He received his BE and MS from Tsinghua University in Beijing, and his PhD from the University of Washington at Seattle. He has published more than 200 research articles in top-tier academic journals and conferences in the areas of Computer Vision, Computer Graphics, Machine Learning and HCI, and holds more than 80 international patents. He is Associated Editor for IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI). He is IEEE Fellow.

Dr. Wang has a respectable record of transferring advanced technologies into consumer products. His early work in grad school on Image Matting has been transferred into a commercial product called Silhouette that won 2019 Oscar Technical Achievement award. At Adobe he has developed a dozen of release-defining features for Photoshop and After Effects such as Refine Edge, Shake Reduction, Warp Stabilizer and RotoBrush, etc. At MEGVII he led the development of many cutting-edge mobile photography solutions that have been shipped in tens of millions Android smartphones. At Tencent his team has contributed cutting-edge technologies to a wide variety of Tencent Cloud services and games.

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A list of past Tech Transfers


Oct 25, 2023 Our first product, stylar.ai, went online in Beta!
Nov 26, 2022 I was elected to IEEE Fellow! :sparkles: :smile:
Nov 25, 2022 Last day at Tencent and I am truly thankful for everything.
Jan 28, 2022 Just moved my personal website here! :sparkles: :smile: