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Doctor Xiaohao Cai

Dr Xiaohao Cai

Lecturer in Computer Science

Research interests

  • Image/signal/data processing
  • Computer vision
  • Machine learning

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Tel: +44 23 8059 3542

Address: B32, East Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ (View in Google Maps)


Xiaohao Cai is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent) in the School of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton. He received his PhD degree in mathematics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2012. He afterwards was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Mathematics of the Technische Universitat Kaiserslautern in Germany. After that he was a Wellcome Trust Research Fellow and Issac Newton Trust Research Fellow, affiliated with the Department of Plant Sciences, and Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics at the University of Cambridge. Thenceforth, before joining Southampton, he was a Research Fellow in the Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL) at University College London (UCL).

He has broad multi-disciplinary research interests in applied mathematics, statistics, and computer science, with main focus and applications in image/signal/data processing, optimisation, machine learning and computer vision.

He is happy to consider PhD applications, etc.; more details click here.

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