WANG Yizhou Ph.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2018

1.  Robust 3D Human Pose Estimation from Single Images or Video Sequences

Chunyu Wang, Yizhou Wang, Zhouchen Lin, Alan Yuille

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (IEEE-TPAMI), in press. [PDF]

2. Fast, Resilient Single-User Indoor Floor Plan Construction

Ruipeng Gao, Bing Zhou, Fan Ye, Yizhou Wang

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (IEEE-TMC), in press, 2018. [PDF]

3 Building Invariances into Sparse Subspace Clustering 

Bo Xin, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao, David Wipf

IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (IEEE-TSP), vol. 66(2), pp 449-462, 2018. [PDF]

4. MSplit LBI: Realizing Feature Selection and Dense Estimation Simultaneously in Few-shot and Zero-shot Learning

Bo Zhao, Xinwei Sun, Yanwei Fu, Yuan Yao, Yizhou Wang

International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Stockholm, July 10-15, 2018. [PDF]

5. End-to-end Active Object Tracking via Reinforcement Learning

Wenhan Luo, Peng Sun, Fangwei Zhong, Wei Liu, Tong Zhang, Yizhou Wang

International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Stockholm, July 10-15, 2018. [PDF]

6. Video Object Segmentation by Learning Location-Sensitive Embeddings

Hai Ci, Chunyu Wang, Yizhou Wang

European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), Munich, Sept. 8-14, 2018. [PDF]

7. FDR-HS: An Empirical Bayesian Identification of Heterogenous Features in Neuroimage Analysis

Xinwei Sun, Lingjing Hu, Fandong Zhang, Yuan Yao, Yizhou Wang

the 21th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Granada, Sept. 16-20, 2018. [PDF]

8. RAN4IQA: Restorative Adversarial Nets for No-Reference Image Quality Assessment

Hongyu Ren, Diqi Chen, Yizhou Wang

the Thirty-Second AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), New Orleans, Feb. 2 - 7, 2018. [PDF]

9. Detect-SLAM: Making Object Detection and SLAM Mutually Beneficial

Fangwei Zhong, Sheng Wang, Ziqi Zhang, Chen Zhou, Yizhou Wang

IEEE Winter Conf. on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), Lake Tahoe, Mar 12-14, 2018. [PDF]

 

2017

1. Smartphone-based Real Time Vehicle Tracking in Indoor Parking Structures

Ruipeng Gao, Mingmin Zhao, Tao Ye, Fan Ye, Yizhou Wang, Guojie Luo

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (IEEE-TMC), vol.16(7), pp 2023-2036, 2017. [PDF]

2. Collaborative Deep Reinforcement Learning for Joint Object Search

Xiangyu Kong, Bo Xin, Yizhou Wang, Gang Hua

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Hawaii, USA, 2017. [PDF]

3. Learning Discriminative Activated Simplices for Action Recognition  

Chenxu Luo, Chang Ma, Chunyu Wang, Yizhou Wang

AAAI, San Francisco, Feb. 4-9, 2017. [PDF]

4. Data-Dependent Sparsity for Subspace Clustering

Bo Xin, Yizhou Wang, David Wipf

Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI), Sydney, Aug. 11-15, 2017. [PDF]

5. GSplit LBI: Taming the Procedural Bias in Neuroimaging for Disease Prediction 

Xinwei Sun, Lingjing Hu, Yuan Yao, Yizhou Wang

The 20th Int'l Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Quebec City, Sep 10-14, 2017. [PDF]

6. Knitter: Fast, Resilient Single-User Indoor Floor Plan Construction

Ruipeng Gao, Bing Zhou, Fan Ye, Yizhou Wang,

The 36th Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Atlanta, May. 1-4, 2017. [PDF]

7. UnrealCV: Virtual Worlds for Computer Vision

Weichao Qiu, Fangwei Zhong, Yi Zhang, Siyuan Qiao, Zihao Xiao, Tae Soo Kim, Yizhou Wang and Alan Yuille

ACM Multimedia (ACM-MM) Open Source Software Competition, Mountain View, Oct. 23-27, 2017.  [PDF] [Demo] [Website]

8. Effective Master-Slave Communication On A Multi-Agent Deep Reinforcement Learning System

Xiangyu Kong, Bo Xin, Fangchen Liu, Yizhou Wang

Neural Information Processing Systems Workshop on Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning (NIPSW), Long Beach, Dec. 4-9, 2017. [PDF][Demo]

9. Zero-Shot Learning posed as a Missing Data Problem

Bo Zhao; Botong Wu; Tianfu Wu; Yizhou Wang

4th  International Conference on Computer Vision Workshop on TASK-CV (ICCVW), Venice, Oct 22-29, 2017. [PDF]

 

2016

1. Efficient Generalized Fused Lasso and its Applications

Bo Xin, Yoshinobu Kawahara, Yizhou Wang, Lingjing Hu, Wen Gao

ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (ACM-TIST), Vol.7(4), pp60:1-22, 2016. [PDF]

2. Exploring Algorithmic Limits of Matrix Rank Minimization under Affine Constraints

Bo Xin, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao and David Wipf

IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (IEEE-TSP), vol.64(19), pp 4960-74, 2016. [PDF]

3. Multi-story Indoor Floor Plan Reconstruction via Mobile Crowdsensing

Ruipeng Gao, Mingmin Zhao, Tao Ye, Fan Ye, Guojie Luo, Yizhou Wang, Kaigui Bian, Tao Wang, Xiaoming Li

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (IEEE-TMC), vol.15(6), pp1427-1442, 2016. [PDF]

4. Sextant: Towards Ubiquitous Indoor Localization Service by Photo-taking of the Environment

Ruipeng Gao, Yang Tian, Kaigui Bian, Fan Ye, Tao Wang, Yizhou Wang, Xiaoming Li

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (IEEE-TMC), vol. 15(2), pp460-474, 2016. [PDF]

5. Neural Activities in V1 Create the Bottom-up Saliency Map of Natural Scenes

Cheng Chen, Xilin Zhang, Yizhou Wang, Tiangang Zhou, Fang Fang

Experimental Brain Research (EBR), vol. 234, pp 1769–1780, 2016. [PDF]

6. Misbinding of Color and Motion in Human Early Visual Cortex: Evidence from Event-related Potentials

Yanyu Zhang, Xilin Zhang, Yizhou Wang, Fang Fang

Vision Research (VR), vol 122, pp 51-59, 2016. [PDF]

7. Robust Subjective Visual Property Prediction From Crowdsourced Pairwise Labels

Yanwei Fu, Timothy M. Hospedales, Tao Xiang, Jiechao Xiong, Shaogang Gong, Yizhou Wang, Yuan Yao

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (IEEE-TPAMI), vol. 38(3), pp563-577, 2016.[PDF]

8. A Novel Method to Study Bottom-up Visual Saliency and Its Neural Mechanism

Cheng Chen, Xilin Zhang, Yizhou Wang, Fang Fang

arXiv, 2016. [PDF][Dataset]

* This bottom-up saliency map dataset is acquired NOT using eye-tracking.

9. Mining 3D Key-Pose-Motifs for Action Recognition  

Chunyu Wang, Yizhou Wang, Alan Yuille

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Las Vegas, June 26-July 1, 2016. [PDF]

10. Recognizing Actions in 3D using Action-Snippets and Activated Simplices  

Chunyu Wang, John Flynn, Yizhou Wang, Alan Yuille

AAAI, Phoenix, Feb. 12-17, 2016. [PDF][Code]

11. Robust Complex Behaviour Modeling at 90Hz

Xiangyu Kong, Yizhou Wang, Tao Xiang

AAAI, Phoenix, Feb. 12-17, 2016.  [PDF]

12. Neighborhood-Preserving Hashing for Large-Scale Cross-Modal Search

Botong Wu, Yizhou Wang

ACM Multimedia (ACM MM), Amsterdam, Oct. 15-19, 2016.  [PDF]

13. Maximal Sparsity with Deep Networks?  

Bo Xin, David Wipf, Yizhou Wang

The Thirtieth Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), Barcelona, December 05 – 10, 2016. [PDF]

14. Face Detection with End-to-End Integration of a ConvNet and a 3D Model  

Yunzhu Li, Benyuan Sun, Tianfu Wu and Yizhou Wang

the European Conf. on Computer Vision (ECCV), Amsterdam, Oct. 8 – 16, 2016. [PDF]

 

2015

1. Learning Hierarchical Space Tiling for Scene Modeling, Parsing and Attribute Tagging

Shuo Wang, Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (IEEE-TPAMI), 2015. [PDF]

2. Position Shifts of fMRI-based Population Receptive Fields in Human Visual Cortex Induced by Ponzo Illusion

Dongjun He, Ce Mo, Yizhou Wang, Fang Fang

Experimental Brain Research (EBR), vol 233 (12), pp 3535-3541, 2015. [PDF]

3. Predictive Encoding of Contextual Relationships for Perceptual Inference, Interpolation and Prediction

Mingmin Zhao, Chengxu Zhuang, Yizhou Wang, Tai Sing Lee

Workshop of the International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), San Diego, May 7-9, 2015. [PDF]

4. Quantized Correlation Hashing for Fast Cross-modal Search

Botong Wu, Qiang Yang, Weishi Zheng, Yizhou Wang, Jingdong Wang

International Joint Conference on Artifical Intelligence (IJCAI), Buenos Aires, July 25-31, 2015.  [PDF]

5. Exploiting Object Similarity in 3D Reconstruction

Chen Zhou, Fatma Guney, Yizhou Wang, Andreas Geiger

International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Santiago, Dec. 13-16, 2015. [PDF][Demo]

6. Background Subtraction via Generalized Fused Lasso Foreground Modeling

Bo Xin, Yuan Tian, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Boston, June 7-12, 2015.  [PDF][Code][Example Data][Demo]

7. Stable Feature Selection from Brain sMRI

Bo Xin, Lingjing Hu, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

AAAI, Austin, Jan. 25-30, 2015. [PDF][Code]

8. VeTrack: Real Time Vehicle Tracking in Uninstrumented Indoor Environments

Mingmin Zhao, Tao Ye, Ruipeng Gao, Fan Ye, Yizhou Wang, Guojie Luo

The 13th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys), Seoul, Nov. 1-4, 2015. [PDF]

 

2014

1. A Shape Reconstructability Measure of Object Part Importance with Applications to Object Detection and Localization

Ge Guo, Yizhou Wang, Tingting Jiang, Alan Yuille, Fang Fang, Wen Gao

Int’l J. on Computer Vision (IJCV), Vol. 108(3), 241-258, 2014. [PDF]

2. A Compact Representation for Compressing Converted Stereo Videos

Zhebin Zhang, Chen Zhou, Ronggang Wang, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (IEEE-TIP), Vol. 23(5), 2343-2355, 2014. [PDF]

3. Robust Estimation of 3D Human Poses from Single Images

Chunyu Wang, Yizhou Wang, Zhouchen Lin, Alan Yuille, Wen Gao

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Columbus, June 24-27, 2014. [PDF][Code & Example Data]

4. Efficient Generalized Fused Lasso and its Application to the Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease

Bo Xin, Yoshinubo Kawahara, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

AAAI, Quebec, Jul. 27-31, 2014. [PDF][Code]

5. Generalized Autoencoder: A Neural Network Framework for Dimensionality Reduction

Wei Wang, Yan Huang, Yizhou Wang, Liang Wang

CVPR Workshop on DeepVision: Deep learning for computer vision, Columbus, June 28th, 2014.

Best Paper Award [PDF]

6. Jigsaw: Indoor Floor Plan Reconstruction via Mobile Crowdsensing

Ruipeng Gao, Mingmin Zhao, Tao Ye, Fan Ye, Yizhou Wang, Kaigui Bian, Tao Wang, Xiaoming Li

ACM Mobicom, Hawaii, Sept. 7-11, 2014. [PDF]

7. Towards Ubiquitous Indoor Localization Service Leveraging Environmental Physical Features

Yang Tian, Ruipeng Gao, Kaigui Bian, Fan Ye, Tao Wang, Yizhou Wang, Xiaoming Li

The 33rd Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Toronto, Apr. 27 - May 2, 2014. [PDF]

 

2013

1. Interactive Stereoscopic Video Conversion

Zhebin Zhang, Chen Zhou, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (IEEE-TCSVT), Vol 23 (10), 1795 – 1808, 2013. [PDF]

2. Learning Discriminative Features for Fast Frame-based Action Recognition

Liang Wang, Yizhou Wang, Tingting Jiang, Debin Zhao, Wen Gao

Pattern Recognition (PR), 46(7): 1832-1840, 2013. [PDF] [Demo1,Demo2,Demo3]

3. Video Stylization: Painterly Rendering and Optimization with Content Extraction

Liang Lin, Kun Zeng, Yizhou Wang, Ying-Qing Xu, Song-Chun Zhu

IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (IEEE-TCSVT), 23(4): 577-590, 2013. [PDF][Demo1,Demo2,Demo3,Demo4,Demo5,Demo6,Demo7]

4. An Approach to Pose-based Action Recognition

Chunyu Wang, Yizhou Wang, Alan Yuille

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Portland, June 25-27, 2013. [PDF]

5. A Method of Perceptual-based Shape Decomposition

Chang Ma, Zhongqian Dong, Tingting Jiang, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

Int’l Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Sydney, Dec. 3-6, 2013. [PDF]

6. Weakly Supervised Learning for Attribute Localization in Outdoor Scenes

Shuo Wang, Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Portland, June 25-27, 2013. [PDF]

 

2012

1. Annotating Traditional Chinese Paintings for Immersive Virtual Exhibition

Wei Ma, Yizhou Wang, Yingqing Xu, Qiong Li, Xin Ma, Wen Gao

ACM Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage (JOCCH), Vol. 5(2), July, 2012.

Included as “Notable Paper in Computing” in 2012 by computing reviews' Best of 2012 list [PDF][Demo1, Demo2]

2. An Interactive System of Stereoscopic Video Conversion

Zhebin Zhang, Chen Zhou, Bo Xin, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

ACM Multimedia (ACM MM), Japan, Oct. 29 – Nov. 2, 2012. [PDF]

3. A Compact Stereoscopic Video Representation for 3D Video Generation and Coding

Zhebin Zhang, Ronggang Wang, Chen Zhou, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

Data Compression Conference (DCC), Salt Lake City, USA, Apr. 10-12, 2012. [PDF]

 

2011

1. Mining Layered Grammar Rules for Action Recognition

Liang Wang, Yizhou Wang, Wen Gao

Int’l J. on Computer Vision (IJCV), Vol. 93, 2, p162-182, 2011. [PDF]

2. Image Understanding, Attention and Human Early Visual Cortex

Fang Fang, Yizhou Wang

Frontiers of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (FEEE), Vol.7(1), 85-93, 2011. [PDF]

3. Simulating Human Saccadic Scanpaths on Natural Images

Wei Wang, Cheng Chen, Yizhou Wang, Tingting Jiang, Fang Fang, Yuan Yao

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), USA, 2011. [PDF]

* This work may be regarded as a reinforcement learning type of computational cognitive model.

4. Instantly Telling What Happens in a Video Sequence Using Simple Features

Liang Wang, Yizhou Wang, Tingting Jiang, Wen Gao

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), USA, 2011. [PDF][Demo1,Demo2,Demo3]

 

Prior to 2010

1. Perceptual Scale-Space and its Applications

Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

Int’l J. on Computer Vision (IJCV), Vol. 80, p143-165, 2008. [PDF][Demo1,Demo2,Demo3,Demo4]

2. What are Textons?

Song-Chun Zhu, Cheng-en Guo, Yizhou Wang, Zijiang Xu

Int'l J. of Computer Vision (IJCV), 2005. [PDF]

3. Analysis and Synthesis of Textured Motion: Particle, Wave and Sketch

Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

IEEE Trans. on Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence (IEEE-TPAMI), Oct., 2004. [PDF]

4. Measuring Visual Saliency by Site Entropy Rate

Wei Wang, Yizhou Wang, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), San Francisco, USA, 2010. [PDF][Code]

5. Painterly Animation Using Video Semantics and Feature Correspondence

Liang Lin, Kun Zeng, Han Lv, Yizhou Wang, Yingqing Xu, Song-Chun Zhu

Symposium on NonPhotorealistic Animation and Rendering (NPAR), France, 2010

Best Paper Award Runner-Up [PDF][Demo1,Demo2,Demo3,Demo4,Demo5,Demo6,Demo7]

6. Perceptual Scale-Space and its Applications

Yizhou Wang, Siavosh Bahrami, Song-Chun Zhu,

Int’l Conf. on Computer Vision (ICCV), Beijing, Oct., 2005. [PDF][Demo1,Demo2,Demo3,Demo4]

7. Modeling Complex Motion by Tracking and Editing Hidden Markov Graphs

Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Washington DC, Jun., 2004. [PDF]

8. Modeling Textured Motion: Particle, Wave and Sketch

Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

Int’l Conf. on Computer Vision (ICCV), Nice, Oct., 2003. [PDF]

9. A Generative Method for Textured Motion: Analysis and Synthesis

Yizhou Wang, Song-Chun Zhu

European Conf. on Computer Vision (ECCV), Copenhagen, Jun., 2002. [PDF]

10. What are Textons?

Song-Chun Zhu, Cheng-en Guo, Yingnian Wu, Yizhou Wang

European Conf. on Computer Vision (ECCV), Copenhagen, Jun., 2002. [PDF]