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Yun Raymond Fu  GoogleCitation  Benefunder            

Dr. and Associate Professor

Founding Director of SmileLab

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, Computational Intelligence, Big Data Mining, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Cyber-Physical Systems

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

Young Investigator Award (5): [2016 IEEE CIS Outstanding Early Career Award], [2015 National Academy of Engineering US Frontiers of Engineering], [2014 ONR Young Investigator], [2014 ARO Young Investigator], [2014 INNS Young Investigator]

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

Industry Faculty Award (2): [2015 Adobe Faculty Research Award], [2010 Google Faculty Research Award]

Membership: Global Young Academy (GYA member) IEEE (senior member), ACM (life senior member), AAAI (life member), SPIE (life member), OSA (life member), INNS (member), IMS (life member), Beckman Institute (Beckman Graduate Fellow, 2007-2008)

Associate Editor: IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Leaning Systems (TNNLS) (2013-),  IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT) (2011-), Image and Vision Computing (IVCJ)(2015-), Neurocomputing (2008-), International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (IJPRAI) (2011-), Journal of Multimedia (JMM) (2009-), Journal of Electronic Imaging (JEI) (2014-).


                       

News

-  01/2016, I am elected as a member of Global Young Academy (GYA), [news].

-  12/2015, We have two tutorials accepted by CVPR 2016 and IJCAI 2016.

-  12/2015, We have 1 ICASSP 2016 and 1 IEEE Transactions on NNLS papers accepted.

-  12/2015, My students Shuyang Wang, Shuhui Jiang, Ming Shao, Zhengming Ding, Handong Zhao and Hongfu Liu received the AAAI Student Travel Award for AAAI 2016. Congratulations!

-  12/2015, My former Ph.D. student Li, Kang's dissertation entitled ˇ°Video event recognition and prediction based on temporal structure analysisˇ± has been featured by IEEE Signal Processing society eNews in the year 2015 at http://www.signalprocessingsociety.org/newsletter/category/ph-d-theses/page/11/.

-  11/2015, I am elected to be Senior Member of ACM.

-  11/2015, We have 6 AAAI 2016 papers accepted. All authors are my students from my SMILE Lab! Congratulations!

-  11/2014, PI, MITLL, Multimedia Search and Retrieval, $28k, 11/15-11/16.

-  10/2015, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on IP paper accepted for 2015 publishing.

-  10/2015, I accepted the invitation to serve as Editorial Board member of Image and Vision Computing (IVCJ).

-  09/2015, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on PAMI paper and 1 Elsevier CVIU accepted for 2015 publishing.

-  09/2015, PI, I received the Adobe Research Awards from Adobe, $50k;

-  09/2015, My student Handong Zhao and Hongfu Liu received the ICDM Student Travel Award for ICDM 2015. Congratulations!

-  09/2015, We have 1 ICCV 2015 paper accepted.

-  08/2015, PI, Adobe, Gift donation, $12k; and Co-PI, AFOSR STTR, $60k.

-  08/2015, I am recognized by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) as the awardee of 2016 IEEE CIS Outstanding Early Career Award, for contributions to neural computing, manifold learning, and visual intelligence. [ NEUnews ]

-  08/2015, We have 2 ICDM 2015 papers accepted.

-  07/2015, My student Sheng Li received the ACM SIGIR Travel Award for CIKM 15. Congratulations!

-  07/2015, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on NNLS and 1 IEEE Transactions on IP paper accepted for 2015 publishing.

-  06/2015, We have 1 CIKM 2015 paper accepted.

-  05/2015, PI, Samsung, Unconstrained Visual Recognition, $132k, 4/15-12/15.

-  05/2015, I am selected as one of the 2015 National Academy of Engineering US Frontiers of Engineering by NAE.

-  05/2015, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing paper accepted for 2015 publishing.

-  04/2015, We have 5 IJCAI 2015 papers, 1 SIGIR 2015 paper and 1 SIGKDD 2015 paper accepted!

-  04/2015, I am promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with Tenure.

-  03/2015, My student Sheng Li received the 2015 NEU Outstanding Graduate Student Award (Topmost student award in NEU). Congratulations!

-  03/2015, We have 1 CVPR 2015 paper accepted.

-  02/2015, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on MultiMedia paper accepted for 2015 publishing.

-  01/2015, our SMILE Lab moved to the new home!

-  01/2015, PI, NPS, Pinpoint Geolocation using Multi-Source Multi-Dimensional Big Data from Social Media, $450k, 9/15-9/17.

-  01/2015, We have 4 FG 2015 papers accepted.

-  01/2015, Program Chair, CVPR-AMFG 2015. Special Session Chair, ICMR-GMAR 2015.

-  12/2014, We have 2 SDM 2015 full papers accepted.

-  11/2014, PI, Adobe, Gift donation, $9k.

-  11/2014, My students Zhengming Ding, Kang Li, and Sheng Li received the ICDM 2014 NSF Student Travel Award. Congratulations!

-  10/2014, PI, MITLL, Multimedia Search and Retrieval, $45k, 11/14-11/15.

-  09/2014, PI, DHS, Video-Based Re-Identification of Subjects, $60k, 9/14-9/15.

-  09/2014, Co-PI, NIH, Multimodal Speech Translation for Assistive Communication, $489,200, 9/14-9/16

-  09/2014, We have 2 ICDM 2014 Regular papers accepted (Acceptance rate is 9.7%). Congratulations!

-  09/2014, My students Chengcheng Jia, Shuyang Wang, and Zhengming Ding received the ACM MM 2014 Student Travel Award. Congratulations!

-  09/2014, We have 1 IEEE Transactions on KDE paper accepted for 2014 publishing.

-  09/2014, I accepted the invitation to serve as Associate Editor of Journal of Electronic Imaging (JEI).

-  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, 9/14-9/16

-  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, PI, I received the 2014 DOD DURIP Award from the Department of Defense (DOD). $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, PI, I received the 2014 ARO Young Investigator Award from the Army Research Office (ARO). $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, PI, I received the 2014 ONR Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR). $510k, 6/14-6/17.

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Books

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Courses

-  Fall 2015, ECE 7398 Special Topics for Human Centered Computing [CourseWeb]

-  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, Human Activity Recognition and Prediction, Springer, 2015

[J-01]    Yu Kong and Yun Fu, Max-Margin Action Prediction Machine, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2016.

[J-02]    Ming Shao and Yun Fu, Cross-Modality Feature Learning through Generic Hierarchical Hyperlingual-Words, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (T-NNLS), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2016.

[J-03]    Yu Kong and Yun Fu, Close Human Interaction Recognition using Patch-aware Models, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (T-IP), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2015.

[J-04]    Zhengming Ding, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Missing Modality Transfer Learning via Latent Low-Rank Constraint, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (T-IP), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2015.

[J-05]    Sheng Li and Yun Fu, Learning Robust and Discriminative Subspace with Low-Rank Constraints, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (T-NNLS), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2015.

[J-06]    Sheng Li and Yun Fu, Learning Balanced and Unbalanced Graphs via Low-Rank Coding, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (T-KDE), Volume: 27, Issue: 5, Page(s): 1274-1287, 2015.

[J-07]    Yu Kong, Behnam Satarboroujeni, and Yun Fu, Learning Hierarchical 3D Kernel Descriptors for RGB-D Action Recognition, Computer Vision and Image Understanding(CVIU), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2015.

[J-08]    Mohammad Soleymani, Sadjad Asghari-Esfeden, Yun Fu, and Maja Pantic, Analysis of EEG signals and facial expressions for continuous emotion detection, IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing (T-AF), Volume:, Issue:, Page(s):, 2015.

[J-09]    Shuhui Jiang, Xueming Qian, Jialie Shen, Yun Fu, and Tao Mei, Author Topic Model-based Collaborative Filtering for Personalized POI Recommendations, IEEE Transactions on MultiMedia (T-MM), Volume:17, Issue:6, Page(s): 907-918, 2015.

[C-01]    Shuyang Wang and Yun Fu, Face Behind Makeup, The Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2016

[C-02]    Zhengming Ding and Yun Fu, Robust Multi-view Subspace Learning through Dual Low-rank Decompositions, The Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2016

[C-03]    Shuhui Jiang, Ming Shao, Chengcheng Jia and Yun Fu, Consensus Style Centralizing Auto-encoder for Weak Style Classification, The Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2016

[C-04]    Ming Shao, Zhengming Ding, Handong Zhao and Yun Fu, Spectral Bisection Tree Guided Deep Adaptive Exemplar Autoencoder for Unsupervised Domain Adaptation, The Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2016

[C-05]    Hongfu Liu, Ming Shao and Yun Fu, Consensus Guided Unsupervised Feature Selection, The Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2016

[C-06]    Handong Zhao, Zhengming Ding and Yun Fu, Pose-dependent Low-Rank Embedding for Head Pose Estimation, The Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2016

[C-07]    Zhengming Ding, Nasser M Nasrabadi, Yun Fu, Task-Driven Deep Transfer Learning for Image Classification, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2016.

[C-08]    Handong Zhao and Yun Fu, Dual-regularized Multi-view Outlier Detection, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2015

[C-09]    Handong Zhao and Yun Fu, Semantic Single Video Segmentation with Robust Graph Representation, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2015

[C-10]    Zhengming Ding, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Deep Low-Rank Coding for Transfer Learning, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2015

[C-11]    Sheng Li, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Cross-View Projective Dictionary Learning for Person Re-identification, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2015

[C-12]    Ming Shao, Sheng Li, Zhengming Ding, and Yun Fu, Deep Linear Coding for Fast Graph Clustering, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), 2015

[C-13]    Yu Kong and Yun Fu, Bilinear Heterogeneous Information Machine for RGB-D Action Recognition, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015

[C-14]    Sheng Li, Kang Li, and Yun Fu, Temporal Subspace Clustering for Human Motion Segmentation, International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2015

[C-15]    Hongfu Liu, Tongliang Liu, Junjie Wu, Dacheng Tao, Yun Fu, Spectral Ensemble Clustering, 21th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), 2015

[C-16]    Hongfu Liu and Yun Fu, Clustering with Partition Level Side Information, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), 2015

[C-17]    Handong Zhao, Zhengming Ding, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Part-Level Regularized Semi-Nonnegative Coding for Semi-Supervised Learning, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), 2015

[C-18]    Sheng Li, Ming Shao, and Yun Fu, Multi-view Low-Rank Analysis for Outlier Detection, SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), 2015

[C-19]    Hongfu Liu, Junjie Wu, Dacheng Tao, Yuchao Zhang and Yun Fu, DIAS: A Disassemble-Assemble Framework for Highly Sparse Text Clustering, SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), 2015

[C-20]    Sheng Li, Jaya Kawale and Yun Fu, Deep Collaborative Filtering via Marginalized Denoising Auto-encoder, The 24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), 2015. (Full Paper, Acceptance Rate: 18%)

[C-21]    Sheng Li, Jaya Kawale, and Yun Fu, Predicting User Behavior in Display Advertising via Dynamic Collective Matrix Factorization, ACM SIGIR, 2015

[C-22]    Yu Kong, Behnam Sattar, and Yun Fu, Hierarchical 3D Kernel Descriptors for Action Recognition Using Depth Sequences, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2015

[C-23]    Handong Zhao, Zhengming Ding, and Yun Fu, Block-wise Constrained Sparse Graph for Face Image Representation, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2015

[C-24]    Zhengming Ding, Sungjoo Suh, Jae-Joon Han,  Changkyu Choi, and Yun Fu, Discriminative Low-Rank Metric Learning for Face Recognition, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2015

[C-25]    Ming Shao, Zhengming Ding, and Yun Fu, Sparse Low-Rank Fusion based Deep Features for Missing Modality Face Recognition, IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2015

[C-26]    Yong  Du, Yun Fu, and Liang  Wang, Skeleton Based Action Recognition with Convolutional Neural Network, The 3rd IAPR Asian Conference on Pattern Recognition (ACPR), 2015

[C-27]    Michael A. Stefanone, Gregory D. Saxton, Michael J. Egnoto, Wayne X. Wei, and Yun Fu, Image Attributes and Diffusion via Twitter: The Case of #guncontrol, Proceedings of the 48th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), 1879-1889. January 5-8, Kauai, 2015

 

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