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Yun Raymond Fu  GoogleCitation

Dr. and Assistant Professor

Founding Director of SMILE Lab

Department of ECE, College of Engineering

College of Computer and Information Science (Affiliated)

Northeastern University

403 Dana Research Center

360 Huntington Avenue

Boston, MA 02115

Ph: (617) 373-7328 Fax: (617) 373-8970

E-mail: yunfu AT ece Dot neu Dot edu

Hiring

I am continuously looking for excellent Ph.D. students, PostDocs, Visiting Scholars, and Research Associates to work on machine learning, data mining, computer vision, and social media analytics. Please send me your CV if interested.


Research Interests: Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence, Social Media Analytics, Human-Computer Interaction, and Cyber-Physical Systems

Education:Ph.D. (ECE, UIUC) M.S. (STAT, UIUC) M.Eng. (PRIS, XJTU) B.Eng. (IE, XJTU)

Membership: IEEE (senior member), ACM (life member), AAAI (life member), SPIE (life member), IMS (life member), Beckman Institute (Graduate Fellow-07)

Associate Editor: IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Leaning Systems (TNNLS) (2013-),  IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT) (2011-), Neurocomputing (2008-), International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (IJPRAI) (2011-), Journal of Multimedia (JMM) (2009-).

Best Paper Awards (5): [SIAM SDM 2014], [IEEE FG 2013], [IEEE ICDM LSVA Workshop 2011], [IAPR ICFHR 2010], [IEEE ICIP 2007].

Young Investigator Award (3): [2014 ONR Young Investigator], [2014 ARO Young Investigator], [2014 INNS Young Investigator]


                       

News

-  08/2014, I am elected as the Chair of IEEE Boston Computational Intelligence Chapter (CIS011).

-  08/2014, Co-PI, NSF, Wireless Sensing of Speech Kinematics and Acoustics for Remediation, $150k, 9/14-9/15

-  07/2014, We have 1 Full (Long) ACM MM 2014 paper and 1 short paper accepted.

-  07/2014, Our ICME2014 paper was selected as one of the 4 ICME2014 Best Paper Award candidates (4 out of 716 submissions).

-  06/2014, We have 1 ECCV 2014 paper and 2 ECCV14-workshop papers accepted.

-  06/2014, I received the 2014 DOD DURIP Award from the Department of Defense (DOD). PI, $240k, 6/14-6/15.

-  05/2014, PI, NSF, Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Award, $16k, 6/14-12/15.

-  05/2014, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on CSVT paper accepted for 2014 publishing.

-  04/2014, I received the 2014 ARO Young Investigator Award from the Army Research Office (ARO). PI, $150k, 5/14-5/17.

-  04/2014, We received the 2014 SDM Best Paper Award from SIAM SDM. Only 1 out of 384 submissions. My 5th Best Paper Award!

-  04/2014, I received the 2014 ONR Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR). PI, $510k, 6/14-6/17.

-  04/2014, Publicity Chair, IJCNN 2015.

-  04/2014, We have 2 AAAI 2014 papers accepted. Congratulations!

-  03/2014, We have 3 ICME 2014 papers accepted.

-  03/2014, My student Sheng Li received the SDM2014 Student Travel Award.

-  03/2014, My students Shuhui Jiang and Hongfu Liu received the prestigious Dean's Fellowship, NEU CoE.

-  03/2014, Program Chair, ECCV-VECTaR 2014. Program Committee, CVPR-VSM 2014.

-  02/2014, News@Northeastern, Face Value.

-  02/2014, We have 1 Image and Vision Computing (IVC) Journal paper and 2 IJCNN 2014 papers accepted.

-  01/2014, Adjunct Professor (honorable recognition), Xi'an Jiaotong University, China, 2014-2019.

-  01/2014, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on PAMI paper accepted for 2014 publishing.

-  01/2014, PI, Samsung, Visual Recognition, $160k, 1/14-1/15.

-  12/2013, We have 1 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM 2014) full paper accepted for 2014 publishing.

-  12/2013, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on PAMI paper and 1 IJCV paper accepted for 2014 publishing.

-  11/2013, I received the 2014 INNS Young Investigator Award from the International Neural Networks Society (INNS).

-  11/2013, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on CSVT paper accepted for 2014 publishing.

-  10/2013, I have a new book with Springer on Low-Rank and Sparse Modeling for Visual Analysis for 2014 publishing.

-  09/2013, Our FG 2013 paper by Sheng Li, Liangyue Li, and Yun Fu received the Best Student Paper Honorable Mention Award.

-  08/2013, We have 2 ICCV 2013 papers accepted.

-  07/2013, Program Chair, ICCV-VECTaR 2013. Program Committee, ICCV-LSVisCom 2013 and ICCV-LSVSM 2013.

-  07/2013, I accepted the invitation to serve as Area Chair of FG 2015.

-  06/2013, We have 1 Full (Long) ACM MM 2013 paper accepted.

-  06/2013, I accepted the invitation to serve as Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Leaning Systems (TNNLS).

-  05/2013, I received the travel grant from IJCAI 2013.

-  04/2013, PI, ARO, Manifold Learning for 3D Shape Description and Classification, $50k, 9/13-7/14.

-  04/2013, We have 1 IJCAI 2013 paper, 1 AAAI 2013 paper and 1 T-IFS paper accepted.

-  03/2013, PI, Northeastern University Tier 1 Program, $50k, 7/13-6/14.

-  03/2013, I received the 2012 TCSVT Best Associate Editor (BAE) Award.

-  03/2013, Program Chair, CVPR-AMFG 2013, CVPR-MV 2013, ICMLA 2013, ICCCN-MCC 2013.

-  03/2013, Our FG paper is selected to a special issue of the Image and Vision Computing Journal on "The Best of Face and Gesture 2013".

-  03/2013, My student Handong Zhao received the prestigious Dean's Fellowship, NEU CoE.

-  02/2013, PI, Technion-Northeastern University Research Partnership, $90k, 2/13-2/14.

-  11/2012, We have 5 FG 2013 papers accepted including 1 oral presentation.

-  09/2012, Press coverage: Data mining in the social-media and 3Qs: Facial recognition is the new fingerprint.

-  09/2012, Founding Director of the Synergetic Media Learning (SMILE) Lab at Northeastern University.

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Books

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Courses

-  Fall 2015, EECE 5698 - Introduction to Visualization [CourseWeb]

-  Spring 2015, EECE 3464 - Linear Systems [CourseWeb]

-  Fall 2014, EECE 5698 - Introduction to Visualization [CourseWeb]

-  Spring 2014, CS 5320 - Digital Image Processing [CourseWeb]

-  Fall 2013, EECE 5698 - Introduction to Visualization [CourseWeb]

-  Spring 2013, EECE 3464 - Linear Systems [CourseWeb]

-  Spring 2013, EECE 2411 - Introduction to ECE Lab [ CourseWeb ]


Recent Publications [Full-List]

[B-01]    Yun Fu, Low-Rank and Sparse Modeling for Visual Analysis, Springer, 2014 (in press)

[B-02]    Yuan Yao, Fan Zhang, and Yun Fu, Realtime Hand-Gesture Recognition Using RGB-D Sensor, in Computer Vision and Machine Learning with RGB-D Sensors, L. Shao, J. Han, P. Kohli, and Z. Zhang (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, 2014. (in press)

[B-03]    Yun Fu, Human-Centered Social Media Analytics, Springer, 2014 (in press)

[B-04]    Yun Fu and Yunqian Ma, Graph Embedding for Pattern Classification, Springer, 2013 

[B-05]    Haomian Zheng, Zhu Li, Yun Fu, Aggelos K.Katsaggelos, and Jane You, Video Activity Recognition by Luminance Differential Trajectory and Aligned Projection Distance, volume 31, Handbook of Statistics, C.R.Rao and Venu Govindaraju (Eds.), 2013

[J-01]    Kang Li and Yun Fu, Prediction of Human Activity by Discovering Temporal Sequence Patterns, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), Volume: 36, Issue: 8, Page(s): 1644-1657, 2014.

[J-02]    Yu Kong, Yunde Jia and Yun Fu, Interactive Phrases: Semantic Descriptions for Human Interaction Recognition, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), Volume: 36, Issue: 9, Page(s): 1775-1788, 2014.

[J-03]    Ming Shao, Dmitry Kit, and Yun Fu, Generalized Transfer Subspace Learning through Low-Rank Constraint, International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), Volume: 109, Issue: 1-2, Page(s): 74-93, 2014.

[J-04]    Ya Su, Sheng Li, Shengjin Wang, and Yun Fu, Submanifold Decomposition, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (T-CSVT), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2014.

[J-05]    Yuan Yao and Yun Fu, Contour Model based Hand-Gesture Recognition Using Kinect Sensor, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (T-CSVT), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2014.

[J-06]    Liangyue Li, Sheng Li and Yun Fu, Learning Low-Rank and Discriminative Dictionary for Image Classification, Image and Vision Computing (IVC), 2014. (Accepted, invited for special issue on The Best of Face and Gesture 2013)

[J-07]    Xu Zhao, Xiong Li, Zhe Wu, Yun Fu, and Yuncai Liu, Multiple Subcategories Parts-Based Representation for One Sample Face Identification, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (T-IFS), Volume: 8, Issue: 10, Page(s): 1654-1664, 2013.

[C-01]    Chengcheng Jia, Guoqiang Zhong, and Yun Fu, Low-Rank Tensor Completion with Discriminant Analysis for Action Classification, Twenty-Eighth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2014 (Oral Presentation)

[C-02]    Zhengming Ding, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Latent Low-Rank Bi-Directional Transfer Subspace Learning, Twenty-Eighth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2014

[C-03]    Sheng Li and Yun Fu, Robust Subspace Discovery through Supervised Low-Rank Constraints, SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), 2014 (Oral Presentation [Best Paper Award] 1 out of 384)

[C-04]    Yu Kong, Dmitry Kit, and Yun Fu, A Discriminative Model with Multiple Temporal Scales for Action Prediction, European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2014

[C-05]    Yu Kong and Yun Fu, Modeling Supporting Regions for Close Human Interaction Recognition, European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV) Workshop, 2014

[C-06]    Chengcheng Jia and Yun Fu, Mode-Driven Volume Analysis based on Correlation of Time Series, European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV) Workshop, 2014

[C-07]    Chengcheng Jia, Yu Kong, Zhengming Ding and Yun Fu, Latent Tensor Transfer Learning for RGB-D Action Recognition, ACM Multimedia (MM), 2014 [Full Paper]

[C-08]    Shuyang Wang, Ming Shao and Yun Fu, Attractive or Not? Beauty Prediction with Attractiveness-Aware Encoders and Robust Late Fusion, ACM Multimedia (MM), 2014

[C-09]    Sheng Li, Ming Shao and Yun Fu, Locality Linear Fitting One-class SVM with Low-Rank Constraints for Outlier Detection, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2014

[C-10]    Dmitry Kit, Yu Kong and Yun Fu, Location Aware Self-Organizing Map for Discovering Similar and Unique Visual Features of Geographical Locations, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2014

[C-11]    Ming Shao, Sheng Li, Tongliang Liu, Dacheng Tao, Thomas S. Huang, and Yun Fu, LEARNING RELATIVE FEATURES THROUGH ADAPTIVE POOLING FOR IMAGE CLASSIFICATION, IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2014 (Oral Presentation [Best Paper Award Candidate] 4 out of 716)

[C-12]    Shuyang Wang, Jinzheng Sha, Huaiyu Wu, and Yun Fu, HIERARCHICAL FACIAL EXPRESSION ANIMATION BY MOTION CAPTURE DATA, IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2014

[C-13]    Mohammad Soleymani, Sadjad Asghari-Esfeden, Maja Pantic, and Yun Fu, CONTINUOUS EMOTION DETECTION USING EEG SIGNALS AND FACIAL EXPRESSIONS, IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2014(Oral Presentation)

[C-14]    Sheng Li and Yun Fu, Low-Rank Coding with b-Matching Constraint for Semi-supervised Classification, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2013

[C-15]    Ming Shao, Liangyue Li, and Yun Fu, Predicting Professions through Probabilistic Model under Social Context, Twenty-Seventh AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2013

[C-16]    Ming Shao, Liangyue Li, and Yun Fu, What Do You Do? Recognize Occupations in a Photo via Social Context, International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2013

[C-17]    Ming Shao, Yizhe Zhang, Edward Wong and Yun Fu, Random Faces Guided Sparse Many-to-One Encoder for Pose-Invariant Face Recognition, International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2013

[C-18]    Xu Zhao, Yuncai Liu and Yun Fu, Exploring Discriminative Pose Sub-Patterns for Effective Action Classification, ACM Multimedia(MM), 2013 [Full Paper]

[C-19]    Liangyue Li, Sheng Li, and Yun Fu, Discriminative Dictionary Learning with Low-Rank Regularization for Face Recognition, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2013 (Oral Presentation, [Best Student Paper Honorable Mention Award] Image and Vision Computing Journal special issue on "The Best of Face and Gesture 2013")

[C-20]    Ming Shao and Yun Fu, Hierarchical Hyperlingual-Words for Multi-Modality Face Classification, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2013

[C-21]    Mingbo Ma, Ming Shao, Xu Zhao, and Yun Fu, Prototype Based Feature Learning for Face Image Set Classification, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2013

[C-22]    Gaurav Srivastava, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Low-Rank Embedding for Semisupervised Face Classification, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2013

[C-23]    Jie Hu, Yu Kong, and Yun Fu, Behavior Recognition by Learning Structural and Pairwise Mid-level Features Using Random Forest, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2013


Acknowledgements of Support

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