General

Prof. Qixiang Ye 

Address: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, A-2 BLDG, RM.457,  Huairou District, Beijing, China, 101408.

Co-Funding Pri-SDL with Prof. Jianbin Jiao & Zhenjun Han

Email: qxye at ucas dot ac dot cn  ScholarPage 

Phon: 86-10-69671881

部门/实验室:电子电气与通信工程学院

General Info

Qixiang Ye is a full professor with the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences since 2009. He is one of the funding directors of pattern recognition and intelligent system development (Pri-SDL) lab. He received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in mechanical and electrical engineering from Harbin Institute of Technology, China, in 1999 and 2001, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2006. He was a visiting assistant professor with the Institute of Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), University of Maryland, College Park until 2013 and a visiting scholar of Duke University EECS in 2016. His research interests include visual object detection and machine learning, especially pedestrian and sign detection for intelligent transportation systems. With more than 100 papers published in refereed conferences and journals including IEEE T-ITS, TIP, TNN, T-PAMI, CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, AAAI, and NeurIPS. Dr. Ye received the Sony Outstanding Paper Award and the LuJiaXi Young Researcher Award. He is an SPC of IJCAI 2020 and 2021 and a senior member of IEEE.

News

Aug. 2020, IJCAI 2021, Senior Programm Committee (SPC) Member

Aug. 2020, Anual Progress Review at Valse 2020 [slides]

Jul. 2020: Four papers are accepted by ECCV 2020. Con![Boyu, Pengxu, Xinshuan, Yunpeng] 

Apr. 2020:  SRN(Side-Output Residual Network [source_code])Accepted by IEEE TNNLS,Con! WeiKe

Mar. 2020: To be NeurIPS, ECCV 2020 Program Committee Member.

Mar. 2020: Five papers are accepted by CVPR 2020. Con![WeiKe,Chang,YiYaoYuan, Yunpeng] 

Nov. 2019: Two papers are accepted by AAAI 2020, SPSTracker achieves highest EAO. Con! [Chang, Qintao]

Oct. 2019: To be IJCAI2020 Senior Programm Committee (SPC) Member

Sep. 2019: Two papers are accepted by NeurIPS 2019, FreeAnchor-Best One-stage Detector. Con! [Xiaosong and HuJie]

Jul. 2019: Two papers are accepted by ICCV 2019, Con! [Yao Ding and Haolan]

Jun. 2019: We won the CVPR 2019 SkelNetOn 2019, Con! [Chang]

Mar.2019: A Large-scale Security Inspection X-ray Benchmark (SixRay) released. CVPR2019 paper [pdf]  [iFeng News] [Con! CaiJing].

Feb.2019: Five Papers accepted to IEEE CVPR 2019 [Con! Fang,  Yi, Chang, and CaiJing].

Feb.2019: Weakly Supervised Object Detection, Localization, and Instance Segmentation: A Tutorial at Valse Seminar [TalkSlides]
Jan.2019: Min-entropy Latent Model for Weakly Supervised Object Detection Accepted by PAMI [Con! Fang][paper][torch-code][pytorch-code]
Dec.2018: Outstanding Researcher of Younth Innovation Promotion Association,  Chinese Academy of Sciences [News]
Jun.2018:  Invited Talk about Side-residual Network and Linear Span Network at SumSung Research [Slides-Paper-Code]
Mar.2018: Three Papers accepted At IEEE CVPR 2018, inlcuding a spotlight paper [Con!Yanzhao, Weijian, Fang].
Mar.2018: Wei Ke, my first PH.D student, was hornored CAS President Award [Link]
Sep.2017: Winner of first Aerial Object Detection Competition [Con! Yanzhao, Weijian, Fang and Yi] [News]
Mar.2017: Winer of ICCV 2017 Symmetry Detection Competition [Link]
Mar.2017: Three Papers accepted At IEEE CVPR 2017, , inlcuding an Oral paper [Con! WeiKe,Yanzhao] [News]
Jun. 2016: Invited Talk about Text Detection and Recognition[PAMI Survey Paper]
May.2015: Natural Science Award from Chinese Institute of Electronics.
May.2014: Young Researcher Promotion Project of Chinese Academy of Sciences [News]

Experience

Bachelor and Master of science, Harbin Institute of Technology, China, July 2001
Ph.D in computer science, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, April 2006
Visiting Assitant Professor of University of Maryland, College Park, from 2012 to 2013
Visiting Scholar of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Duke, 2016 
Full Professor of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, from January 2016

Students

PH.D and Masters

1.  Chang Liu             Ph. D student since fall 2017. Research Areas: Feature Representation Learning

2.  Yuan Yao              Ph.D  student since fall 2019. Research Areas:  Self-supervised Feature Learning

3.  Boyu Yang            Ph. D student since fall 2018. Research Areas: Few-shot Object Detection

4. Xiaosong Zhang    Master student since fall 2018. Research Areas:  Visual Object Detection

5.  Zonghao Guo       Ph. D student since fall 2019. Research Areas: Low-resolution Object Detection

6.  Wei Gao                Master student since fall 2018. Research Areas:  Weakly Supervised Active Object Detection

7.  Mengying Fu        Master student since fall 2019. Research Areas:  Weakly Supervised Object Detection

8.  Tianing Yuan        Master student since fall 2019. Research Areas:  Weakly Supervised Object Detection

9.  Yunxiao Zhang     Master student since fall 2019. Research Areas:  Low-resolution Object Detection

10.  Zixiang Zhong    Master student since fall 2019. Research Areas:  Self-supervised Feature Learning

11.Feng Liu               Master student since fall 2020. Research Areas:  Generative Detection Model

12.Mingxiang Liao   Master student since fall 2020. Research Areas:  Generative Detection Model

13.Bohao Li              Master student since fall 2020. Research Areas:  Few-shot Object Detection

Album

1. Bo Wu                (2011)  Master , Visual Object Detection, Agricalture Bank of China
2. Dongsheng Yu   (2011)   Master, , Visual Object Detection,  Tecent
3. Jixiang Liang      (2013)  Master, Visual Object Detection, Agricalture Bank of China  (Hornored Natinal Scholarship 2012) 
4. Yaozhang           (2015)  Master, Visual Object Detection,   China Aerospace Science and Industrial Corporation
5. Yanting Cui         (2015)  Master, Visual Object Detection,  Alibaba
6. Xiansong Huang (2017)  Master, Visual Object Detection, Ctrip
7. Yanran  Liu         (2017)  Master, Visual Object Detection,  Datang Telecom
8. Wei Ke                (2018)  Ph. D , Object and Symmetry Detection, Carnegie Mellon University,  (Hornored Natinal Scholarship, CAS President Scholarship 2017) 

9. Caijing Miao         (2019) Master, Weakly Supervised Object Detection, KingSoft

10. Fang Wan          (2019)  Ph. D, Weakly Supervised Object Detection, UCAS

11. Haolan Xue        (2020) Master, Weakly Supervised Object Detection, Alibaba DAMO

12. Tianliang Zhang (2020) Ph. D,  Visual Object Detection, Tecent,  (Hornored Natinal Scholarship 2020) 

Honors & Distinctions

1.Outstanding Researcher of Youth Innovation Promotion Association, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2018. 

2."LuJiaXi" Outstanding Young Researcher Awards, 2014
3.Top-10 most Cited Papers in The Past Five Years of Image and Vision Computing, 2010
4.Outstanding Course of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2007 and 2009
5.CAS-Sony Outstanding Paper Award 2005
6.Scholarship of Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2005

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Publications

Object Detection (new)

[1] W. Ke, J. Chen, J. Jiao, G. Zhao, Q. Ye, "SRN: Side-output Residual Network for Object Reflection Symmetry Detection and Beyond," IEEE Transactions on Neural Network and Learning Systems (TNNLS), 10.1109/TNNLS.2020.2994325. [pdf][source_code]

[2] W. Ke, T. Zhang, Z. Huang, Dong Huang, Q. Ye, "Multiple Anchor Learning for  Visual Object Detection, " IEEE CVPR, 2020 [pdf][source_code]

[3] J. H, L. Zhou, X. Wang, J. Zhang, Y. Mao, Q. Ye, "SPSTracter: Sub-Peak Depression of Response Map for Robust Object Tracking," AAAI 2020. [pdf][source-code]

[4] B. Yang, C Liu, B. Li, J. Jiao,  Q. Ye, "Prototype Mixture Models for Few-shot Semantic Segmentation," ECCV 2020. [pdf][source-code]

[5] Y. Zhu, X. Liang, B. Lin, J. Jiao, Q. Ye, L. Lin, X. Liang, "Configurable Graph Reasoning for Visual Relationship Detection,"  IEEE Transactions on Neural Network and Learning Systems (TNNLS), 2020. (To Appear)

[6] Y. Cai, C. Liu,  P. Cheng, D. Du, Bo. Li, W. Wang, Q. Ye,  "Scale-residual Learning Network for Scene Text Detection, " IEEE Trans. Circuit and System on Video Technology, 2020 (To Appear).

[7] X. Zhang, F. Wan, C. Liu, R. Ji, Q. Ye