Fei is a research scientist in Facebook since 2013. He has been working on developing large-scale computer vision technologies for cloud service and mobile phones. He has delivered a number of research projects and products, including image classification, object detection, image hashing and KNN, human pose estimation, etc. 

Fei Yang received Ph.D. in Computer Science from Rutgers University advised by Prof. Dimitris Metaxas. His PhD dissertation focuses on face tracking and facial expression transfer. 


2007/09 - 2013/10 Rutgers University Ph.D. in Computer Science
2003/09 - 2006/07 Chinese Academy of Sciences M.E. in Computer Science
1999/09 - 2003/07 Tsinghua University B.E. in Computer Science

Professional Experiences

2013/07 – now Scientist Facebook
2012/06 – 2012/12 Research Intern Multimedia Team, Bell Labs
2011, 2010 Research Intern Creative Technologies Lab, Adobe
2006/07 – 2007/08 Software Engineer Windows Live China, Microsoft