Kaida Xiao

Kaida Xiao


I received my PhD from Colour and Imaging Institute, University of Derby, working in colour appearance modelling. He worked in Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology in Korea, at Tru-Colour Ltd., the University of Sheffield, the University of Liverpool and is now a University Academic Fellow in the University of Leeds and a Visiting Professor in the University of Science and Technology Liaoning, China. My research interests are related to 3D colour image reproduction, 3D colour printing, medical image capture and analysis, colour appearance modelling and image quality enhancement.

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  • PhD in Colour Science

Professional memberships

  • CIE Technical Committee Chair CIE TC 1-92, Skin Colour Database
  • CIE Technical Committee Chair CIE TC 8-17, Methods for Evaluating Colour Difference between 3D Colour Objects
  • CIE Technical Committee Chair CIE JTC 16, Validity of Chromatic Adaptation
  • National representative of Great Britain for CIE Division 8, Image Technology
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