General

Qingming Huang

Chair Professor, IEEE Fellow

School of Computer Science and Technology

University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

No. 19A Yuquan Road, Shijingshan District

Beijing 100019, China
Tel/Fax: +86-10-62600548
Email: qmhuang@ucas.ac.cn

 

Research Areas

Multimedia Computing, Image/Video Processing, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision

Education

09/1984-07/1988, Harbin Institute of Technology, Computer Science, B.S.

09/1988-08/1994, Harbin Institute of Technology, Computer Engineering, Ph.D.

Experience

   
Work Experience
08/1994-05/1995, Harbin Institute of Technology, Lecturer

05/1995-11/1996, National University of Singapore, Postdoctoral Fellow

11/1996-05/2002, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore, Member Research Staff

06/2002-05/2003, Vislog Technology Pte Ltd, Singapore, Principal Engineer

05/2003-present, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Professor
Teaching Experience

Pattern Rocognition

Pattern Rocognition and Machine Learning

Pattern Recognition in Image and Video Analysis

Visual Information Learning and Analysis

 

Publications

   
Papers


Published more than 400 academic papers in prestigued international journals such as IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, IEEE Trans. on CSVT, and top level international conferences including ACM Multimedia, ICCV, CVPR, ECCV, etc.

Selected Journal Papers

  1. Shiliang Zhang, Qi Tian, Ke Lu, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, “Edge-SIFT: Discriminative Binary Descriptor for Scalable Partial-Duplicate Mobile Search”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, accepted
  2. Guorong Li, Wei Qu, Qingming Huang, “A Multiple Targets Appearance Tracker Based on Object Interaction Model”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, in press (http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=6317155). 
  3. Shuhui Wang, Qingming Huang, Shuqiang Jiang, Qi Tian, Lei Qin, "Nearest-Neighbor Method Using Multiple Neighborhood Similarities for Social Media Data Mining”, Neurocomputing, Vol. 95, 2012, 105-116.
  4. Liang Li, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, “Learning Hierarchical Semantic Description via Mixed-norm Regularization for Image Understanding”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 14, No.5, 2012, 1401-1413.
  5. Qianqian Xu, Qingming Huang, Tingting Jiang, Bowei Yan, Yuan Yao and Weisi Lin, “HodgeRank on Random Graphs for Subjective Video Quality Assessment”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 14, No. 3-2, 2012, 844-857.
  6. Shuhui Wang, Qingming Huang, Shuqiang Jiang, Qi Tian, “S3MKL: Scalable Semi-supervised Multiple Kernel Learning for Real World Image Data Mining”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 14, No.4, 2012, 1259-1274.
  7. Guorong Li, Wei Qu, Qingming Huang, “A Multiple Targets Appearance Tracker Based on Object Interaction Model”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 22, No. 3, 2012, 450-464. 
  8. Guorong Li, Qingming Huang, Junbiao Pang, Shuqiang Jiang, Lei Qin, "Online Selection of the Best k-Feature Subset for Object Tracking”, Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Vol. 23, 2012, 254-263. 
  9. Zhiliang Zhang, Qi Tian, Gang Hua, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, "Generating Descriptive Visual Words and Visual Phrases for Large-Scale Image Applications”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 20, Issue 3, 2011, 2664-2677. 
  10. Junbiao Pang, Qingming Huang, Shuicheng Yan, Shuqiang Jiang, Lei Qin, "Transferring Boosted Detectors Towards Viewpoint and Scene Adaptiveness”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 20, Issue 5, 2011, 1388-1400. 
  11. Yanwei Liu, Qingming Huang, Siwei Ma, Debin Zhao, Wen Gao, Song Ci, and Hui Tang, “A Novel Rate Control Technique for Multiview Video plus Depth based 3D Video Coding”, IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, Vol. 57, Issue 2, 2011, 562 - 571. 
  12. Shiliang Zhang, Qi Tian, Gang Hua, Wengang Zhou, Qingming Huang, Houqiang Li, Wen Gao, “Modeling Spatial and Semantic Cues for Large-Scale Near-Duplicated Image Retrieval”, Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 115, Issue 3, 2011, 403-414.
  13. Feng Zhao, Qingming Huang, Hao Wang and Wen Gao, “MOCC: A Fast and Robust Correlation-Based Method for Interest Point Matching under Large Scale Changes”, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Vol. 2010, 2010. 
  14. Shiliang Zhang, Qingming Huang, Shuqiang Jiang, Wen Gao, Qi Tian, “Affective Visualization and Retrieval for Music Video”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 12, Issue 6, Oct. 2010, 510-522.
  15. Honggang Qi, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, Debin Zhao, “Error-resistance and Low-complexity Integer Inverse Discrete Cosine Transform”, Journal of Signal Processing Systems, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2010, 231-239.
  16. Honggang Qi, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, “A Low-Cost Very Large Scale Integration Architecture for Multi-standard Inverse Transform”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II, Vol. 57, Issue 7, 2010, 551-555.
  17. Yanwei Liu, Qingming Huang, Siwei Ma, Debin Zhao, Wen Gao, “RD-optimized Interactive Streaming of Multiview Video with Multiple Encodings”, Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Vol. 21, Issues 5-6, 2010, 523-532. 
  18. Yushi Wang, Qingming Huang and Wen Gao, “Pornographic Image Detection Based on Multilevel Representation”, International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 23, No. 8, 2009, 1633-1655.
  19. Yanwei Liu, Qingming Huang, Siwei Ma, Debin Zhao, Wen Gao, "Joint Video/Depth Rate Allocation for 3D Video Coding Based on View Synthesis Distortion Model”, Signal Processing: Image Communication, Vol. 24, Issue 8, 2009, 666-681. 
  20. Chunxi Liu, Qingming Huang, Shuqiang Jiang, Liyuan Xing, Qixiang Ye, Wen Gao, “A Framework for Flexible Summarization of Racquet Sports Video Using Multiple Modalities”, Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 113, No. 3, 2009, 415-424.
  21. Jianbin Jiao, Qixiang Ye, Qingming Huang, “A configurable method for multi-style license plate recognition”, Pattern Recognition, Vol. 42, Issue 3, 2009, 358-369.
  22. Guangyu Zhu, Changsheng Xu, Qingming Huang, Yong Rui, Shuqiang Jiang, Wen Gao, and Hongxun Yao, “Event Tactic Analysis Based on Broadcast Sports Video”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 11, Issue 1, 2009, 49-67.
  23. Changsheng Xu, Yifan Zhang, Guangyu Zhu, Yong Rui, Hanqing Lu, Qingming Huang, “Using Web-cast Text for Semantic Event Detection in Broadcast Sports Video”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 10, Issue 7, 2008, 1342-1355.
  24. Lei Qin, Qingfang Zheng, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, "Unsupervised Texture Classification: Automatically Discover and Classify Texture Patterns”, Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 26, Issue 5, 2008, 647-656. 
  25. Zhihang Wang, Xiangyang Ji, Wen Gao, Qingming Huang and Debin Zhao, "Effective Algorithms for Fast Transcoding of AVS to H.264/AVC in the Spatial Domain”, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 35, No. 2, Nov 2007, 175-202.
  26. Dawei Liang, Qingming Huang, Yang Liu, Guangyu Zhu, and Wen Gao, "Video2Cartoon: A System for Converting Broadcast Soccer Video into 3D Cartoon Animation”, IEEE Trans on Consumer Electronics, Vol. 53, No. 3, Aug. 2007, 1138-1146.
  27. Guangyu Zhu, Qingming Huang, Changsheng Xu, Liyuan Xing, Wen Gao, and Hongxun Yao, “Human Behavior Analysis for Highlight Ranking in Broadcast Racket Sports Video”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 9, Issue 6, 2007, 1167-1182.
  28. Yuan Zhang, Wen Gao, Yan Lu, Qingming Huang, Debin Zhao, “Joint Source-Channel Rate-Distortion Optimization for H.264 Video Coding over Error-Prone Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 9, Issue 3, 2007, 445-454.
  29. Yang Liu, Dawei Liang, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, “Extracting 3D Information from Broadcast Soccer Video”, Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 24, Issue 10, 2006, 1146-1162.
  30. Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, Qixiang Ye, Wen Gao, “An Effective Method to Detect and Categorize Digitized Traditional Chinese Paintings”, Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 7, May 2006, 734-746.
  31. Jun Sun, Wen Gao, Debin Zhao, Qingming Huang, “Statistical Model, Analysis and Approximation of Rate-Distortion Function in MPEG-4 FGS Videos”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Volume 16, Issue 4, April 2006, Page(s): 535 - 539. 
  32. Longshe Huo, Wen Gao, Qingming Huang, “Robust Real-time Transmission of Scalable Multimedia for Heterogeneous Client Bandwidths”, Real-time Imaging, Vol. 11, 2005, 300-309. 
  33. Wei Zeng, Jun Du, Wen Gao and Qingming Huang, “Robust moving object segmentation on H.264/AVC compressed video using a block-based MRF model”, Real-time Imaging, Vol. 11, 2005, 290-299.
  34. Qixiang Ye, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao and Debin Zhao, “Fast and robust text detection in images and video frames”, Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 23, Issue 6, 2005, 565-576.
  35. Qingming Huang, Wen Gao and Wenjian Cai, “Thresholding Technique with Adaptive Window Selection for Uneven Lighting Image”, Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 26, Issue 6, 2005, 801-808. 

Selected International Conference Papers (in ACM Multimedia, ICCV, CVPR, ECCV, DCC)

  1. Li Shen, Shuhui Wang, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, “Multi-Level Discriminative Dictionary Learning towards Hierarchical Visual Categorization”, 26th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Portland, USA, June 25-27, 2013. 
  2. Qianqian Xu, Qingming Huang, Yuan Yao, “Online Crowdsourcing Subjective Image Quality Assessment”, 20th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Nara, Japan, 29 Oct-2 Nov, 2012, 359-368. (Full paper) 
  3. Shuhui Wang, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, Qi Tian, “Multi-feature Metric Learning with Knowledge Transfer among Semantics and Social Tagging”, 25th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Rhode island, USA, June 18-20, 2012, 2240-2247. 
  4. Qianqian Xu, Yuan Yao, Tingting Jiang, Qingming Huang, Bowei Yan, Siwei Lin, “Random Partial Paired Comparison for Subjective Video Quality Assessment via HodgeRank”, 19th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Nov.28-Dec.1, 2011, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, 393-402. (Full paper) 
  5. Guorong Li, Qingming Huang, Lei Qin, “Treat samples differently: Object tracking with semi-supervised online CovBoost”, 13th International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Barcelona, Spain, Nov. 6-13, 2011, 627-634. 
  6. Liang Li, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, “Learning Image Vicept Description via Mixed-Norm Regularization for Large Scale Semantic Image Search”, 24th IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Colorado, USA, June 20-25, 2011, 825-832. 
  7. Chunxi Liu, Qingming Huang, Shuqiang Jiang, Changsheng Xu, “The Third Eye: Mining the Visual Cognition across Multilanguage Communities”, 18th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Florence, Italy, 25-29 October, 2010, 431-440. (Full paper) 
  8. Shuhui Wang, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, Qi Tian, “S3MKL: Scalable Semi-supervised Multiple Kernel Learning for Image Data Mining”, 18th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Florence, Italy, 25-29 October, 2010, 163-172. (Full paper) 
  9. Shiliang Zhang, Qingming Huang, Gang Hua, Shuqiang Jiang, Wen Gao, Qi Tian, “Building Contextual Visual Vocabulary for Large-scale Image Applications”, 18th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Florence, Italy, 25-29 October, 2010, 501-510. (Full paper) 
  10. Wei Wang, Yizhou Wang, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao. "Measuring Visual Saliency by Site Entropy Rate", 23rd IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), San Francisco, USA, June 13-18, 2010. (Oral Presentation, acceptance rate 4.5%) 
  11. Shiliang Zhang, Qi Tian, Gang Hua, Qingming Huang, Shipeng Li, “Descriptive Visual Words and Visual Phrases for Image Applications”, 17th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Beijing, China, Oct. 19-24, 2009, 75-84.(Full Paper)
  12. Yanwei Liu, Siwei Ma, Qingming Huang, Debin Zhao, Wen Gao, “Compression-Induced Rendering Distortion Analysis for Texture/Depth Rate Allocation in 3D Video Compression”, Data Compression Conference (DCC), Snowbird, Utah, USA, March 16-18, 2009, 352-361. 
  13. Huiying Liu, Shuqiang Jiang, Qingming Huang, Changsheng Xu, “A Generic Virtual Content Insertion System Based on Visual Attention Model”, 16th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Vancouver, Canada, Oct. 27-Nov. 1, 2008, 379-388.(Full Paper)
  14. Junbiao Pang, Qingming Huang, Shuqiang Jiang, “Multiple Instance Boost Using Graph Embedding Based Decision Stump for Pedestrian Detection”, 10th European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), Oct. 12-18, 2008, Marseille, France, 541-552. 
  15. Guangyu Zhu, Qingming Huang, Changsheng Xu, Yong Rui, Shuqiang Jiang, Wen Gao, Hongxun Yao “Trajectory Based Event Tactics Analysis in Broadcast Sports Video”, 15th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Augsburg, Germany, Sept. 24-29, 2007, 58-67.(Full Paper)
  16. Guangyu Zhu, Changsheng Xu, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, Liyuan Xing, “Player Action Recognition in Broadcast Tennis Video with Applications to Semantic Analysis of Sports Game”, 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Oct. 22-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, USA, 431-440.(Full Paper)

Patents

40+ US and China patents have been granted/filed.

Research Interests

Multimedia Computing, Image/Video Processing, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision

Collaboration

University of Texas at San Antonio, USA
University of Newcastle, Australia
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Microsoft Research Asia, China
NEC Research China, China