Dr. Li is a top researcher in the area of Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition. He has almost 20 years of experiences in the areas of High-dimension Data Analysis, Computer Vision and Intelligent System both in academic research and in technology development. He has published over 50 high quality technical articles in these research fields and held 6 issued patents and over a dozen pending applications. Majority of his patents have been licensed to industry companies with significant impact. Dr.Li was a professor with the lab of Artificial Neural Networks and High-speed Circuits, Institute of Semiconductors, CAS. He has chaired several national research projects.