Xinyu Yang is currently a 3rd-year Ph.D. student at Department of Computer Science of Bristol University, under the supervision of Prof. Majid Mirmehdi and Dr. Tilo Burghardt. He earned his Master of Science (M.SC) degree from the Department of Computer Science, The University of Sheffield, under the supervision of Dr. Yoshi Gotoh . After that, he worked closely with Prof. Thomas Hain and Dr. Mauricio Álvarez in machine learning group in the University of Sheffield. He received his B.Eng degree from Sichuan University (SCU) in 2015.

His research interests lie in deep learning algorithms, theories and their applications for image or video analysis. Currently, he is working on self-supervised learning for video feature representation