Yu ZHANG (ีลำ๎)

E-mail: zhang_yu at seu dot edu dot cn, roykimbly at hotmail dot com

Address: Room 532, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Southeast University Jiulonghu Campus, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

I am now an Associate Professor in Southeast University, China. My research areas include computer vision, machine learning, object recognition, video analysis, human action analysis, 3D pose estimation, etc.

Working experiences:

2017.08 - now: Associate Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Southeast University, China
2015.11 - 2017.08: Postdoctoral fellow, Bioinformatics Institute, A*STAR, Singapore
2015.01 - 2015.10: Senior research engineer, Illinois at Singapore Pte Ltd, Singapore
2014.09 - 2015.01: Research associate, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


2014.8 Ph.D., Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

2004.9-2010.6,  BS & MS, Xidian University, China 


1. Multi-modality multi-view based 3D hand pose estimation with deep skeletal model, 2018-2020.

Journal paper:

7. Chi Xu, Lakshmi Narasimhan Govindarajan, Yu Zhang, Li Cheng, Lie-X: Depth Image Based Articulated Object Pose Estimation, Tracking, and Action Recognition on Lie Groups, International Journal of Computer Vision, 2017, pp. 1-25.

6. Yu Zhang, Li Cheng, Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai, Minh N. Do, and Jiangbo Lu, Action Recognition in Still Images with Minimum Annotation Efforts,  IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2016.

5. Yu Zhang, Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai,Compact Representation of High-Dimensional Feature Vectors for Large-Scale Image Recognition and Retrieval, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2016.

4. Yu Zhang, Xiu-Shen Wei, Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai, Jiangbo Lu, Viet-Anh Nguyen, Minh N. Do, Weakly Supervised Fine-Grained Categorization with Part-Based Image Representation, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2016.

3. Jianxin Wu, Yu Zhang, Weiyao Lin, Good Practices for Learning to Recognize Actions using FV and VLAD, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 2015.

2. Yu Zhang,  Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai, Weiyao Lin, Flexible Image Similarity Computation Using Hyper-Spatial Matching, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2014.

1. Yu Zhang, Zhaoyang Lu, Jing Li, Fabric defect classification using radial basis function network, Pattern Recognition Letters, 2010.

Conference paper:

8. Haiping Lu, Jianxin Wu, Yu Zhang, Learning Compact Binary Codes from Higher-Order Tensors via Free-Form Reshaping and Binarized Multilinear PCA, IJCNN 2016.

7. Hao Yang, Joey Tianyi Zhou, Yu Zhang, Bin-Bin Gao, Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai, Exploit Bounding Box Annotations for Multi-label Object Recognition, CVPR 2016.

6. Tianyi Zhang, Yu Zhang, Jianfei Cai, Alex Kot, Efficient Object Feature Selection for Action Recognition, ICASSP, 2016.

5. Yu Zhang, Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai, Weakly Supervised Fine-Grained Image Categorization by Object Selection, Third Workshop on Fine-Grained Visual Categorization (FGVC3), CVPRW 2015.

4. Yu Zhang, Jianxin Wu, Jianfei Cai, Compact Representation for Image Classification: To Choose or to Compress? CVPR 2014.

3. Jianxin Wu, Yu Zhang, Weiyao Lin, Towards Good Practices for Action Video Encoding, CVPR 2014

2. Yu Zhang, Jianxin Wu, Weiyao Lin, Exclusive Visual Descriptor Quantization, ACCV 2012.

1. Yu Zhang, Zhaoyang Lu, Jing Li, Fabric defect detection and classification using gabor filters and gaussian mixture model, ACCV 2010.


2. Xiaowei Zhang, Chi Xu, Yu Zhang, Tingshao Zhu, Li Cheng, Multivariate Regression with Grossly Corrupted Observations: A Robust Approach and its Applications, arXiv: 1701.02892v1.

1. Yu Zhang, Chi Xu, Li Cheng, Learning to Search on Manifolds for 3D Pose Estimation of Articulated Objects, arXiv: 1612.00596.


Reviewers for:
- Transactions on image processing
- Transactions on neural networks and learning systems
- Pattern recognition
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