Headshot of Sam Tsai
Headshot of Sam Tsai


Sam Tsai

Applied Research Scientist

I am and Applied Research Scientist at Facebook, developing machine learning-based computer vision solutions to enable intelligent cameras. Prior to Facebook, I worked at Amazon’s subsidiary A9, developing visual search solutions, and at Realtek developing embedded multimedia systems solution. I completed my PhD from Stanford under the guidance of Prof. Bernd Girod, focusing on low bitrate visual search systems.


Visual search, computer vision, image and video processing/compression.