Room 316, 140 The Fenway
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Northeastern University
Boston, MA, USA

Yu Kong (孔屿)

Short Bio
My name is Yu Kong. I am a Postdoc in Prof. Yun (Raymond) Fu's Synergetic Media Learning (SMILE) lab, in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA. I received my PhD degree in Beijing Institute of Technology, supervised by Prof. Yunde Jia. During Dec 2007 to July 2009, I was a visiting student at National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition (NLPR), Chinese Academy of Science, supervised by Prof. Weiming Hu and Prof. Hanzi Wang.

Research Interests
  • Computer Vision: Video Understanding, Action Recognition, Object Recognition, Object Detection, Image Geolocation.
  • Machine Learning: Graphical model, deep learning, max-margin training, hashing methods, boosting, random forests, metric learning. 

  • Yu Kong, Yunde Jia and Yun Fu. Interactive Phrases: Semantic Descriptions for Human Interaction Recognition. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI)
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Last updated:February 12th, 2014