Portrait of Lijuan Wang

Lijuan Wang

Principal Research Manager


Lijuan Wang is Principal Research Manager in Microsoft Cloud & AI. She joined Microsoft Research Asia as a researcher in 2006 after she received her PhD from Tsinghua University, China. In 2016, she joined Microsoft Research in Redmond. Her research areas include deep learning and machine learning on multimodal perception intelligence. Over the years, she has been the key contributor in developing technologies on vision-language pretraining, image captioning, object detection, and other associated areas. These technologies have been shipped in many Microsoft products, from Cognitive Services to Office 365. She has published 50+ papers on top conferences and journals, and she is the inventor/co-inventor of more than 15+ granted or pending US patents. She is a senior member of IEEE.