Li Song

Li Song ( 宋利 )

Professor, IEEE Senior Member

Institute of Image Communication and Network Engineering, SJTU

Li Song, Professor, Doctoral Supervisor, the Deputy Director of the Institute of Image Communication and Network Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, the Double-Appointed Professor of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence and the Collaborative Innovation Center of Future Media Network, the Deputy Secretary-General of the China Video User Experience Alliance and head of the standards group.

His research interests are media intelligent signal processing, media communication and computing system. He has presided over more than 10 national research projects, published more than 200 academic papers, authorized 40 invention patents and 5 software copyrights. He received the Second Prize of National Science and Technology Progress (2015), the First Prize of Shanghai Science and Technology Progress (2011), the First Prize of Shanghai Technical Invention (2011), the Research Award of Japan Okawa Foundation (2013), the Outstanding Paper Award of International Conference (VCIP2016, WCSP2010), the International Competition Award (ICME 2017, 2020), the Most Valuable Expert of TVP Tencent Cloud ( 2019, 2020).

He is an invited editorial board member of IEEE Trans on Broadcasting, editorial board member of Springer Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, senior member of IEEE, chairman of LiveVideoStackCon(2019,2020) Shanghai Summit, a senior member of IEEE. He is also the technical advisor of China Smart Home Industry Alliance, China Ultra HD Industry Alliance, Shanghai Ultra HD Industry Alliance, Shanghai Internet of Things Association, Shanghai Information Appliance Association, and creator of the famous Wechat public account “Media Mine Factory” in the field.

Research Field

  1. Video Compression for Big Data
  2. Visual Reality for Augmented Experience
  3. Machine Learning for Image Processing

Research Interests

  • 下一代视频编码(Next Generation Video Coding)
    • 视觉感知编码优化
    • AI驱动的视频编码
    • 低延迟弹性编码
  • 视频处理(Video Processsing)
    • Low-level Vision Problem
    • Video Enhancement & Experience Assessment
    • Computational Camera and Display
  • 视频生成(Video Making)
    • GAN for Vision Modeling
    • DL for Video Synthesis
    • AI for Video Rendering

Awards and Honors

  1. 国家科技进步二等奖(排名第5),2015
  2. 上海市科技进步一等奖(排名第3),2011
  3. 上海市科技发明一等奖(排名第5),2011
  4. 日本大川财团研究奖,2013
  5. IEEE VCIP Top10%论文奖,2016
  6. 国际会议WCSP最佳论文奖,2010
  7. IEEE ICME Grand Challenge奖,2017、2020
  8. 腾讯云TVP、声网TVP


  • Spring, 2011-2017(SJTU), Graduate Students(研究生), F034606: Visual Computing Theory and Engineering
  • Spring, 2013-2017(SJTU), Undergraduate(本科),EE346: Introduction to Image Processing(数字图像处理)
  • Spring, 2020(SJTU), Undergraduate(本科),EE450: Multimedia Communication Systems and Applications多媒体通信系统与实现)


  1. 国家重点研发计划,课题负责人,媒体融合架构与编码传送(2019YFB1802701),1131万元,2020.1-2022.12
  2. 国家自然科学基金,课题负责人,延迟约束的视频编码并行优化研究(61671296), 60万,2017.1-2020.12
  3. 教育部-中移动联合,课题联合负责人,5G新文娱数字化体验(MCM20180702), 550万,2019.9-2022.9
  4. 国家科技部863,课题负责人,高端视频编码与网络适配技术研究(2012AA011703),634万,2012.12-2014.12
  5. 横向项目:华为、谷歌、上汽、中兴、腾讯、中电信、中移动、字节跳动等,>600万, 2018.1-至今


  • IEEE Trans on Broadcasting特邀编委
  • Springer Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing编委
  • IEEE ICME, VCIP, ICIP等会议Session/Review Chairs
  • LiveVideoStackCon(2019,2020)上海峰会主席
  • 中国智慧家庭产业联盟技术咨询专家
  • 中国超高清产业联盟技术咨询专家
  • 上海市超高清产业联盟技术咨询专家
  • 上海市物联网协会技术咨询专家
  • 上海市信息家电协会的技术咨询专家