My work so far : all about images. lots of fun. :-)

Selected Papers (Until 2006. Find recent papers here or here)

J. Freund, D. Comaniciu, Y. Ioannis, P. Liu, R. McClatchey, E. Moley-Fletcher, X. Pennec, G. Pongiglione, and X.S. Zhou. Health-e-Child: An Integrated Biomedical Platform for Grid-Based Pediatrics. In Proc of Health-Grid 2006, Valancia, Spain, June 2006

Jing Xiao, Bogdan Georgescu, X S Zhou, Dorin Comaniciu, and Takeo Kanade: Simultaneous Registration and Modeling of Deformable Shapes, IEEE Conf. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'06), New York, NY, June 2006

Z. Tu, X.S. Zhou, A. Barbu, L. Bogoni, and D. Comaniciu: Probabilistic 3D Polyp Detection in CT Images: The Role of Sample Alignment, IEEE Conf. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'06), New York, NY, June 2006

T. Chen, W. Yin, X.-S. Zhou, D. Comaniciu, and T. S. Huang, "Total variation models for variable lighting face recognition", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence. (To appear) 2006

Zhuowen Tu, Xiang Sean Zhou, Dorin Comaniciu, and Luca Bogoni, “A Learning Based Approach for 3D Segmentation and Its Application on Colon Detagging,” European Conf. Computer Vision  (ECCV’06), Graz, Austria, 2006

Wei Hong,  Bogdan Georgescu,  Xiang Sean Zhou,  Sriram Krishnan,  Yi Ma,  and Dorin Comaniciu, “Database-Guided Simultaneous Multi-slice 3D Segmentation for Volumetric Data,” European Conf. Computer Vision  (ECCV’06), Graz, Austria, 2006

Yefeng Zheng, Xiang Sean Zhou, Georgescu Bogdan,  Shaohua Zhou,  Dorin Comaniciu, “Example Based Non-rigid Shape Detection,” European Conf. Computer Vision  (ECCV’06), Graz, Austria, 2006

Terrence Chen, Thomas S. Huang, Wotao Yin, Xiang Sean Zhou: A New Coarse-to-Fine Framework for 3D Brain MR Image Registration. CVBIA 2005: 114-124

 

 

.      TV+L1 model for background correction

W. Yin, T. Chen, X. S. Zhou, A. Chakraborty, "Background correction for cDNA microarray images using the TV+L1 model", Bioinformatics, 2005 (to appear)

T. Chen, W. Yin, X. S. Zhou, D. Comaniciu, T. S. Huang, "Illumination Normalization for Face Recognition and Uneven Background Correction Using Total Variation Based Image Models", IEEE Int’l Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR’05), San Diego, CA, 2005.

 

.     Deformable shape detection, segmentation, and tracking with uncertainty

B. Georgescu, S. Zhou, D. Comaniciu, A. Gupta: Database-Guided Segmentation of Anatomical Structures with Complex Appearance, IEEE Conf. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'05), San Diego, CA, 2005

B. Georgescu, X.S. Zhou, D. Comaniciu, and B. Rao, "Real-Time Multi-Model Tracking of Myocardium in Echocardiography using Robust Information Fusion," Int'l Conf. Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI'04), France 2004

X. S. Zhou, D. Comaniciu, and A. Gupta, "An Information Fusion Framework for Robust Shape Tracking," IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), Vol. 27, No. 1, 115-129, Jan 2005.

D. Comaniciu, X. S. Zhou, and Sriram Krishnan, "Robust Real-Time Myocardial Border Tracking for Echocardiography: An Information Fusion Approach,"  IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging (T-MI), Vol. 23, No. 7, 849-860, 2004.

X. S. Zhou, D. Comaniciu, R. Cruceanu, B. Xie, and A. Gupta, "A Unified Framework for Uncertainty Propagation in Automatic Shape Tracking," IEEE Conf. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'04), Washington, DC, 2004

X. S. Zhou, Dorin Comaniciu, and Sriramn Krishnan, "Coupled-Contour Tracking through Non-orthogonal Projections and Fusion for Echocardiography," European Conf. Computer Vision (ECCV'04), Prague, Czech Republic, 2004

 

X. S. Zhou, Dorin Comaniciu, and Sriramn Krishnan, “An Information Fusion Framework for Robust Shape Tracking,” Int'l Workshop on Statistical and Computational Theories of Vision (SCTV'03), Nice, France, October 2003.  

 

 

.     Content-based image and video retrieval: BiasMap, boosting techniques and kernel approach

X. S. Zhou, A. Garg, and T. S. Huang, "Nonlinear Variants of Biased Discriminants for Interactive Image Retrieval", IEE Proc. Vision, Image & Signal Processing (IEE-VIS), 2005 (under revision)

Xiang Sean Zhou, Yong Rui, and Thomas S. Huang, Exploration of visual data, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003

E. Bakker, T.S. Huang, M.S. Lew, N. Sebe, X. S. Zhou, Proceedings of the International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR 2003) Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2728, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-40634-4, July, 2003 

X. S. Zhou, A. Garg, and T. S. Huang, "A Discussion of Nonlinear Variants of Biased Discriminants for Interactive Image Retrieval", in Proc. Int'l Conf. on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR'04),  Dublin City University, Ireland, July 21-23, 2004

Xiang Sean Zhou, T. S. Huang, “Small sample learning issues for interactive video retrieval in joint low-level feature and keyword space,” in: B. Furht and O. Marques (ed.), The Handbook of Video Databases—Design and Applications, CRC Press, 2003 

X. S. Zhou, T. S. Huang, “Small Sample Learning during Multimedia Retrieval using BiasMap”, in Proc. IEEE Conf. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'01), Hawaii, Dec. 2001

 

X. S. Zhou, T. S. Huang, Comparing Discriminate Transformations and SVM for Learning during Multimedia Retrieval, ACM Multimedia (ACM-MM), Sept. 30-Oct 5, 2001, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 2001 

X. S. Zhou, T. S. Huang, “Relevance feedback for image retrieval: a comprehensive review,Multimedia Systems 8 (2003) 6, pp. 536-544, 2003.

X. S. Zhou, T. S. Huang, “Unifying Keywords and Visual Contents in Image Retrieval”, IEEE Multimedia, April-June Issue, 2002.

 

X. S. Zhou, T. S. Huang, "Edge/Structural Features for Content Based Image Retrieval," Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol 22/5, Apr. 2001. pp 457-468.

 

B. Moghaddam and X. S. Zhou, "Factorization for Probabilistic Local Appearance Models", IASTED International Conference on Signal Processing, Pattern Recognition and Applications (SPPRA), June 2002.

X. S. Zhou, B. Moghaddam, T. S. Huang, ICA-based probabilistic local appearance models, ICIP2001, Greece, 2001;

 

.     Conditional feature sensitivity analysis

 

X. S. Zhou, Dorin Comaniciu, and Arun Krishnan, Conditional feature sensitivity: A unifying view on active recognition and feature selection,IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV'03), Nice France, Oct. 13-16, 2003.  

.     Low-bit rate video streaming with optimal content summary

X. S. Zhou, S-P Liou, “Optimal Nonlinear Sampling for Video Streaming at Low Bit Rates”, IEEE Trans. On Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Special Issue on Wireless Video (T-CSVT), 2002

.     Dense and accurate  3-D reconstruction

 

X. S. Zhou, Ruihua Yin, Wenjian Wang, Xiaogu Wu, William G. Wee, "Calibration, parameter estimation, and accuracy enhancement of a 4DI camera turntable system", Optical Engineering, Vol. 39(01), Jan. 2000, 170-174

.     Adaptive order statistic filter theory

 

X. S. Zhou, William G. Wee, "Adaptive Order Statistic Filters for Noise Characterization and Suppression without A Noise-free Reference", ??.