General

Xiaochun Cao, Professor, Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Email: caoxiaochun@iie.ac.cn
Address: B2, 89-A, Minzhuang Road, Haidian District, Beijing, China
Postcode: 100093

Biographical highlights

Xiaochun Cao received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in computer science from Beihang University, Beijing, China, and the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA. After graduation, he spent about three years at ObjectVideo Inc. as a Research Scientist. From 2008 to 2012, he was a Professor with Tianjin University, Tianjin, China. 

He is currently a Professor with the Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. He has authored and coauthored more than 170 journal and conference papers. 

Prof. Cao is a Fellow of the IET. He is on the Editorial Boards of the IEEE Transactions on Image Processing and IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology. His dissertation was nominated for the University of Central Florida’s university-level Outstanding Dissertation Award. In 2004 and 2010, he was the recipient of the Piero Zamperoni Best Student Paper Award at the International Conference on Pattern Recognition.

Curriculum vitae
   

Research Areas

Multimedia & Security

Computer Vision

Big Data & Security

Experience

   
Work Experience
Oct 2012 – Now
Professor, Institute of Information Engineering, 
Chinese Academy of Sciences

Feb 2011 – Jan 2013
Rotating Program officer, Division of Information Science, 
National Nature Science Foundation of China 

Aug 2008 – Oct 2012
Professor, School of Computer Science and Technology, 
Tianjin University, China 

Jan 2006 – Aug 2008
Research Scientist, video processing algorithms, 
Object Video Inc. Virginia

Publications

   
Recent Journal Papers

27. Changqing Zhang, Huazhu Fu, Qinghua Hu, Xiaochun Cao, Yuan Xie, Dacheng Tao, and Dong Xu.

Generalized Latent Multi-view Subspace Clustering. 

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, To Appear.

26. Wenqi Ren, Jingang Zhang, Xiangyu Xu, Lin Ma, Xiaochun Cao, Gaofeng Meng and Wei Liu.

Deep Video Dehazing with Semantic Segmentation.

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing,  To Appear. 

25. Huazhu Fu, Jun Cheng, Yanwu Xu, Changqing Zhang, Damon Wing Kee Wong, Jiang Liu, Xiaochun Cao.

Disc-aware Ensemble Network for Glaucoma Screening from Fundus Image.

IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 2018. In press. (DOI: 10.1109/TMI.2018.2837012) [PDF] [Project] [CODE]

24. Yanyang Yan, Wenqi Ren, and Xiaochun Cao. 

Recolored Image Detection via a Deep Discriminative Model. 

IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, To Appear.

23. Qianqian Xu, Jiechao Xiong, Xiaochun Cao, Qingming Huang, and Yuan Yao. 

From Social to Individuals: a Parsimonious Path of Multi-level Models for Crowdsourced Preference Aggregation. 

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, To Appear.

22. Huazhu Fu, Jun Cheng, Yanwu Xu, Damon Wing Kee Wong, Jiang Liu, and Xiaochun Cao. 

Joint Optic Disc and Cup Segmentation Based on Multi-label Deep Network and Polar Transformation. 

IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, To Appear. [PDF] [CODE]

21. Yuanfang Guo, Xiaochun Cao, Wei Zhang, and Rui Wang. 

Fake Colorized Image Detection. 

IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, To Appear.

20. Yuanfang Guo, Oscar C. Au, Rui Wang, Lu Fang, and Xiaochun Cao. 

Halftone Image Watermarking by Content Aware Double-sided Embedding Error Diffusion. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, To Appear.

19. Le Dong, Ling He, Gaipeng Kong, Qianni Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Ebroul Izquierdo. 

CUNet: A Compact Unsupervised Network for Image Classification. 

IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, To Appear.

18. Runmin Cong, Jianjun Lei, Huazhu Fu, Weisi Lin, Qingming Huang, Xiaochun Cao, Chunping Hou. 

An Iterative Co-saliency Framework for RGBD Images. 

IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, To Appear.

17. Jianjun Lei, Xuguang Mei, Changqing Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Xuelong Li, and Chunping Hou. 

Shape-Preserving Object Depth Control for Stereoscopic Images. 

IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, To Appear.

16. Wei Wang, Chunping Wang, Si Liu, Tianzhu Zhang, Xiaochun Cao. 

Robost Target Tracking by Online Random Forests and Superpixels. 

IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, To Appear.

15. Zhiyong Chen, Wei Zhang, Bin Hu, Xiaochun Cao, Si Liu, and Dan Meng. 

Retrieving Objects by Partitioning. 

IEEE Transactions on Big Data, To Appear.

14. Changqing Zhang, Huazhu Fu, Qinghua Hu, Pengfei Zhu, Xiaochun Cao. 

Flexible Multi-view Dimensionality Co-Reduction. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2017, 26(2), 648-659. [PDF] [CODE]

13. Hao Sheng, Shuo Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Yajun Fang, Zhang Xiong. 

Geometric Occlusion Analysis in Depth Estimation Using Integral Guided Filter for Light-Field Image. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2017, 26(12), 5758-5771. 

12. Ren, Wenqi and Cao, Xiaochun and Pan, Jinshan and Guo, Xiaojie and Zuo, Wangmeng and Yang, Ming-Hsuan. 

Image Deblurring via Enhanced Low Rank Prior. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2016, 25(7):3426-3437 [PDF] [CODE]

11. Xiaochun Cao, Liang Yang and Xiaojie Guo. 

Total Variation Regularized RPCA for Irregularly Moving Object Detection under Dynamic Background. 

IEEE Trans. on Cybernetics, 2016, 46(4): 1014-1027. [PDF] [CODE]

10. Liang Yang, Xiaochun Cao, Di Jin, Xiao Wang and Dan Meng. 

A Unified Semi-Supervised Community Detection Framework Using Latent Space Graph Regularization. 

IEEE Transaction on Cybernetics, 2016, 45(11): 2585-2598. [PDF] [CODE]

9. Le Dong, Zhiyu Lin, Yan Liang, Ling He, Ning Zhang, Qi Chen, Xiaochun Cao, Ebroul Izquierdo. 

A Hierarchical Distributed Processing Framework for Big Image Data. 

IEEE Transaction on Big Data, 2016, 2(4), 297-309. 

8. Xiaochun Cao, Ling Du, Xingxing Wei, Dan Meng, Xiaojie Guo. 

High Capacity Reversible Data Hiding in Encrypted Images by Patch-Level Sparse Representation. [Code]

IEEE Transaction on Cybernetics, 2016, 46(5): 1132-1143. 

7. Liang Lin, Wei Yang, Chenglong Li, Jin Tang, Xiaochun Cao.  

Inference With Collaborative Model for Interactive Tumor Segmentation in Medical Image Sequences. 

IEEE Transaction on Cybernetics, 2016, 46(12): 2796-2809.

6. Wei Zhang, Chong-Wah Ngo, Xiaochun Cao. 

Hyperlink-Aware Object Retrieval. 

IEEE Transaction on Image Processing, 2016, 25(9): 4186-4198. 

5. Le Dong, Yan Liang, Gaipeng Kong, Qianni Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Ebroul Izquierdo. 

Holons Visual Representation for Image Retrieval. 

IEEE Transactions on Multimedia 2016, 18(4): 714-725.

4. Xiaochun Cao, Changqing Zhang, Huazhu Fu, Xiaojie Guo, Qi Tian.

Saliency-Aware Nonparametric Foreground Annotation Based on Weakly Labeled Data. 

IEEE Transaction on Neural Network and Learning System, 2016, 27(6): 1253-1265.

3. Xiaochun Cao, Changqing Zhang, Chengju Zhou, Huazhu Fu, Hassan Foroosh.  

Constrained Multi-view Video Face Clustering. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2015, 24(11), 4381-4393. [PDF] [CODE]

2. Xiaochun Cao, Wenqi Ren, Wangmeng Zuo, Xiaojie Guo, Hassan Foroosh. 

Scene Text Deblurring using Text-specific Multi-scale Dictionaries. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2015, 24(7):1302-1314. [PDF] [CODE]

1. Huazhu Fu, Xiaochun Cao, and Zhuowen Tu.

Cluster-based Co-saliency Detection. 

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 2013, 22(10):3766-3778. [PDF] [CODE]

Recent Conference Papers

​31. Wenqi Ren, Jiawei Zhang, Lin Ma, Jinshan Pan, Xiaochun Cao, Wei Liu, and Ming-Hsuan Yang.

Deep Non-Blind Deconvolution via Generalized Low-Rank Approximation.

NIPS 2018.

30. Qianqian Xu, Jiechao Xiong, Xinwei Sun, Zhiyong Yang, Xiaochun Cao, Qingming Huang and Yuan Yao.

A Margin-based MLE for Crowdsourced Partial Ranking.

ACM Multimedia 2018. 

29. Bangyan Jiangyang, Zhiyong Yang, Qianqian Xu, Xiaochun Cao, and Qingming Huang. 

When to Learn What: Deep Cognitive Subspace Clustering. 

ACM Multimedia 2018. 

28. Liang Yang, Yuanfang Guo, Di Jin, Huazhu Fu, Xiaochun Cao. 

3-in-1 Correlated Embedding via Adaptive Exploration of the Structure and Semantic Subspaces. 

IJCAI 2018.

27. Wenqi Ren, Lin Ma, Jiawei Zhang, Jinshan Pan, Xiaochun Cao, Wei Liu, and Ming-Hsuan Yang.

Gated Fusion Network for Single Image Dehazing. 

CVPR 2018.

26. Hua Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Rui Wang. 

Audio Visual Attribute Discovery for Fine-grained Object Recognition. 

AAAI 2018.

25. Zhiyong Yang, Qianqian Xu, Xiaochun Cao, and Qingming Huang. 

From Common to Special: When Multi-Attribute Learning Meets Personalized Opinions. 

AAAI 2018. 

24. Ke Ma, Jinshan Zeng, Jiechao Xiong, Qianqian Xu, Xiaochun Cao, Wei Liu, and Yuan Yao. 

Stochastic Non-convex Ordinal Embedding with Stabilized Barzilai-Borwein Step Size. 

AAAI 2018. [PDF] [CODE]

23. Liang Yang, Yuanfang Guo, and Xiaochun Cao. 

Multi-facet Network Embedding: Beyond the General Solution of Detection and Representation. 

AAAI 2018. [PDF] [CODE]

22. Shirui Luo, Changqing Zhang, Wei Zhang, Xiaochun Cao. 

Consistent and Specific Multi-view Subspace Clustering. 

AAAI 2018.

21. Yan, Yanyang and Ren, Wenqi and Guo, Yuanfang and Wang, Rui and Cao, Xiaochun. 

Image Deblurring via Extreme Channels Prior. 

CVPR 2017: 4003-4011. [PDF] [CODE]

20. Changqing Zhang, Qinghua Hu, Huazhu Fu, Pengfei Zhu, Xiaochun Cao. 

Latent Multi-view Subspace Clustering. 

CVPR 2017: 4333-4341

19. Wei Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Rui Wang, Yuanfang Guo, Zhineng Chen. 

Binarized Mode Seeking for Scalable Visual Pattern Discovery. 

CVPR 2017: 6827-6835

18. Wenqi Ren, Jinshan Pan, Xiaochun Cao, Ming-Hsuan Yang. 

Video Deblurring via Semantic Segmentation and Pixel-Wise Non-linear Kernel. 

ICCV 2017: 1086-1094

17. Hua Zhang, Rui Wang, Changqing Zhang, Xiaochun Cao. 

LEAF: Latent Extended Attribute Features Discovery for Visual Classification. 

ACM Multimedia 2017: 979-987

16. Ren, Wenqi and Liu, Si and Zhang, Hua and Pan, Jinshan and Cao, Xiaochun and Yang, Ming-Hsuan. 

Single Image Dehazing via Multi-Scale Convolutional Neural Networks.

ECCV 2016: 154-169. [PDF] [CODE]

15. Liang Yang, Xiaochun Cao, Dongxiao He, Chuan Wang, Xiao Wang and Weixiong Zhang. 

Modularity based Community Detection with Deep Learning. 

IJCAI 2016: 2252-2258. [PDF] [CODE]

14. Xiao Wang, Di Jin, Xiaochun Cao, Liang Yang, Weixiong Zhang. 

Semantic Community Detection in Large Attribute Networks. 

AAAI 2016: 265-271 [PDF] [CODE]

13. Hua Zhang, Si Liu, Changqing Zhang, Wenqi Ren, Rui Wang, Xiaochun Cao. 

SketchNet: Sketch Classification with Web Images. 

CVPR 2016: 1105-1113

12. Si Liu, Tianzhu Zhang, Xiaochun Cao, Changsheng Xu. 

Structural Correlation Filter for Robust Visual Tracking. 

CVPR 2016: 4312-4320

11. Wenqi Ren, Si Liu, Hua Zhang, Jin-shan Pan, Xiaochun Cao, Ming-Hsuan Yang.

Single Image Dehazing via Multi-scale Convolutional Neural Networks. 

ECCV 2016: 154-169.

10. Qianqian Xu, Jiechao Xiong, Xiaochun Cao, Yuan Yao. 

False Discovery Rate Control and Statistical Quality Assessment of Annotators in Crowdsourced Ranking. 

ICML 2016: 1282-1291

9. Liang Yang, Xiaochun Cao, Dongxiao He, Chuan Wang, Xiao Wang, Weixiong Zhang.

Modularity Based Community Detection with Deep Learning. 

IJCAI 2016: 2252-2258.

8. Si Liu, Xinyu Ou, Ruihe Qian, Wei Wang, Xiaochun Cao. 

Makeup Like a Superstar: Deep Localized Makeup Transfer Network. 

IJCAI 2016: 2568-2575.

7. Rui Wang, Dong Liang, Wei Zhang, Xiaochun Cao.

MatchDR: Image Correspondence by Leveraging Distance Ratio Constraint. 

ACM Multimedia 2016: 606-610.

6. Xinyu Ou, Si Liu, Xiaochun Cao, Hefei Ling. 

Beauty eMakeup: A Deep Makeup Transfer System. 

ACM Multimedia 2016: 701-702.

5. Qianqian Xu, Jiechao Xiong, Xiaochun Cao, Yuan Yao:

Parsimonious Mixed-Effects HodgeRank for Crowdsourced Preference Aggregation. 

ACM Multimedia 2016: 841-850.

4. Hua Zhang, Xiaochun Cao.

Magic Pencil: Generalized Sketch Inversion via Generative Adversarial Nets. 

SIGGRAPH Asia Posters 2016: 42. 

3. Xiaochun Cao,Changqing Zhang, Huazhu Fu, Si Liu, Hua Zhang. 

Diversity-induced Multiview Subspace Clustering. 

CVPR 2015: 586-594. [PDF] [CODE]

2. Xiaojie Guo, Xinggang Wang, Liang Yang, Xiaochun Cao, and Yi Ma. 

Robust Foreground Detection Using Smoothness and Arbitrariness Constraints. 

ECCV 2014: 535-550. [PDF] [CODE]

1. Xiaojie Guo, Xiaochun Cao, and Yi Ma. 

Robust Separation of Reflection from Multiple Images. 

CVPR 2014: 2187-2194. [PDF] [CODE]

For an up to date list please see DBLP

Students

已指导学生

邹普林  硕士研究生  085211-计算机技术  

林嘉  硕士研究生  085212-软件工程  

柳娜  硕士研究生  0812Z1-信息安全  

杨亮  博士研究生  081202-计算机软件与理论  

现指导学生

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严彦阳  博士研究生  081002-信号与信息处理  

罗时蕊  博士研究生  081002-信号与信息处理  

王潇  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

尧思远  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

Academic Service

   
International Journal Associate Editor

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (2015.07-2019.06)


IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (2018.01-2019.12) 


IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (2018.05-2020.05) 

Conference Services

Technical Program Committee, ACMMM 2018

Technical Program Committee, IEEE CVPR 2016/2017/2018

Technical Program Committee, ACM SIGKDD 2018

Technical Program Committee, IJCAI 2018

Technical Program Committee, AAAI 2018

Technical Program Committee, IEEE ICCV 2015/2017

Technical Program Committee, ECCV 2016

Technical Program Committee, IEEE ICIP 2014/2015/2016/2017

Technical Program Committee, IEEE WACV 2015/2016

Technical Program Committee, ICDAR 2017

Technical Program Committee, BMVC 2017

Alumni


PHD Students

Wenqi Ren (2017)

Liang Yang (2016) 

Changqing Zhang (2015)

Xiao Wang (2015)

Ling Du (2015) 

Hua Zhang (2014)

Xingxing Wei (2014) 

Huazhu Fu (2013)

Xiaojie Guo (2013)

Master Students

Zhiqiang Tao (NEU)

Jingjing Chen (CityU)

Handong Zhao (NEU)

Wei Zhang (CityU)