Siwei Lyu


Siwei Lyu.

Siwei Lyu


Siwei Lyu


Research Topics

digital media forensics; computer vision; machine learning

Contact Information

317 Davis Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-1587

Biography Teaching Research


Siwei Lyu is a SUNY Empire Innovation Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York.

Dr. Lyu's research interests include digital media forensics, computer vision, and machine learning. Dr. Lyu's research projects are funded by NSF, DARPA, NIJ, UTRC, IBM and University at Albany, SUNY.

Dr. Lyu currently serves on the IEEE Signal Processing Society's Information Forensics and Security Technical Committee, and is on the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security. Dr. Lyu is a senior member of IEEE, a member of ACM, a member of Sigma Xi, and a member of Omicron Delta Kappa.


  • PhD, Computer Science, Dartmouth College, 2005
  • MS, Computer Science and Technology, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2000
  • BS, Information Science, Peking University, Beijing, China, 1997


  • Google Faculty Research Award (2019)
  • SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Research and Creative Activities (2018)
  • IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award (2011)
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award (2010)