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Working Experiences:
Software Engineer, Google Inc. Mountain View, CA US (09/2008-present)


Education:
University of Southern California, CA, US (08/2004-08/2008)
PhD in Computer Science
Advisor: Ram Nevatia

Tsinghua University, BJ, CN (09/2002-07/2004)
Master in Computer Science
Advisor: Haizhou Ai

Tsinghua University, BJ, CN (09/1998-07/2002)
Bachelor in Computer Science

Research Interests:
Computer Vison and Pattern Recognition
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
Image Processing

Publication List:

Journal Paper
Conference Paper
  • Qixing Huang, Mei Han, Bo Wu, Sergey Ioffe. A Hierarchical Conditional Random Field Model for Labeling and Segmenting Images of Street Scenes. In CVPR 2011.
  • A. Frome, G. Cheung, A. Abdulkader, M. Zennaro, B. Wu, A. Bissacco, H. Adam, H. Neven, and L. Vincent. Large-scale Privacy Protection in Google Street View. In ICCV 2008
  • Yuan Li, Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Human Detection by Searching in 3D Space Using Camera and Scene Knowledge. In ICPR 2008.
  • Chang Huang, Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Robust Object Tracking by Hierarchical Association of Detection Responses. In ECCV 2008.
  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevaita. Optimizing Discrimination-Efficiency Tradeoff in Integrating Heterogeneous Local Features for Object Detection. In CVPR 2008.
  • Bo Wu, Ram Nevatia, and Yuan Li. Segmentation of Multiple, Partially Occluded Objects by Grouping, Merging, Assigning Part Detection Responses. In CVPR 2008.
  • Bo Wu, Li Zhang, Vivek Kumar Singh, and Ram Nevatia. Robust Object Tracking based on Detection with Soft Decision. In IEEE Workshop on Motion and Video Computing (WMVC) 2008.
  • Vivek Kumar Singh, Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Pedestrian Tracking by Associating Tracklets using Detection Residuals. In IEEE Workshop on Motion and Video Computing (WMVC) 2008.

  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Cluster Boosted Tree Classifier for Multi-View, Multi-Pose Object Detection. In ICCV 2007.
  • Li Zhang, Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Detection and Tracking of Multiple Humans with Extensive Pose Articulation. In ICCV 2007.
  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Improving Part based Object Detection by Unsupervised, Online Boosting. In CVPR 2007.
  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Simultaneous Object Detection and Segmentation by Boosting Local Shape Feature based Classifier. In CVPR 2007.
  • Li Zhang, Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Pedestrian Detection in Infrared Images based on Local Shape Features. In the 4-th Joint IEEE International Workshop on Object Tracking and Classification in and Beyond the Visible Spectrum (OTCBVS'07), in conjunction with CVPR 2007.
  • Bo Wu, Vivek Kumar Singh, Cheng-Hao Kuo, Li Zhang, Sung Chun Lee, and Ram Nevatia. CLEAR'07 Evaluation of USC Human Tracking System for Surveillance Videos. CLEAR 2007 Evaluation and Workshop.

  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Tracking of Multiple, Partially Occluded Humans based on Static Body Part Detection. In CVPR 2006.
  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Tracking of Multiple Humans in Meetings. In V4HCI workshop, in conjunction with CVPR 2006.
  • Bo Wu, Vivek Kumar Singh, Ram Nevatia, and Chi-Wei Chu. Speaker Tracking in Seminars by Human Body Detection. In CLEAR Evaluation Campaign and Workshop, in conjunction with FG 2006.
  • Bo Wu, Xuefeng Song, Vivek Kumar Singh, and Ram Nevatia. Evaluation of USC Human Tracking System for Surveillance Videos. In CLEAR Evaluation Campaign and Workshop, in conjunction with FG 2006.
  • Fengjun Lv, Xuefeng Song, Bo Wu, Vivek Kumar Singh and Ramakant Nevatia. Left-Luggage Detection using Bayesian Inference. In PETS workshop, in conjunction with CVPR 2006.
  • Qian Yu, Isaac Cohen, Gerard Medioni, and Bo Wu. Boosted Markov Chain Monte Carlo Data Association for Multiple Targets Detection and Tracking. In ICPR 2006.

  • Bo Wu, and Ram Nevatia. Detection of Multiple, Partially Occluded Humans in a Single Image by Bayesian Combination of Edgelet Part Detectors. In ICCV 2005. (The test image sets in this paper can be found here.)

  • Bo Wu, Haizhou Ai, Chang Huang. Fast Rotation Invariant Multi-View Face Detection based on Real Adaboost. In FG 2004.
  • Chang Huang, Bo Wu, Haizhou Ai, and Shihong Lao. Omni-Directional Face Detection based on Real AdaBoost. In ICIP 2004.
  • Chang Huang, Haizhou Ai, Bo Wu and Shihong Lao. Boosting Nested Cascade Detector for Multi-View Face Detection. In ICPR 2004.
  • Zhiguang Yang, Haizhou Ai, Bo Wu, Shihong Lao and Lianhong Cai. Face Pose Estimation and its Application in Video Shot Selection. In ICPR 2004.
  • Bo Wu, Haizhou Ai and Chang Huang. Facial Image Retrieval Based on Demographic Classification. In ICPR 2004.
  • Bo Wu, Haizhou Ai and Ran Liu. Glasses Detection by Boosting Simple Wavelet Features. In ICPR 2004.
  • Yubo Wang, Haizhou Ai, Bo Wu, Chang Huang. Real Time Facial Expression Recognition with Adaboost. In ICPR 2004.

  • Bo Wu, Haizhou Ai, and Chang Huang. Real Time Gender Classification. SPIE Conference Proceeding: Multi-spectral Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, October 20-22, 2003, Beijing, China.
  • Bo WU, Haizhou AI, Chang HUANG. LUT-based Adaboost for Gender Classification. In: 4th International Conference on Audio and Video-based Biometric Person Authentication, June 10-11, 2003, Guildford, United Kingdom.
Thesis
Patent
  • R. Nevaita, and B. Wu. Human Detection and Tracking System. U.S. patent pending.
  • Haizhou Ai, Chang Huang, Bo Wu, and Shihong Lao. Specified Object Detection Apparatus (2).
    • Application US2005271245-A1, 2005 in USA. Assignee: OMRON & Tsinghua.
    • Application JP2005327242-A, Jan 2005 in Japan. Assignee: OMRON & Tsinghua.
    • Application EP1596323-A1, Dec 2004 in EU. Assignee: OMRON & Tsinghua.
    • Application 2004100381936, May 2004 in P.R.China. Assignee: OMRON & Tsinghua.
  • Haizhou Ai, Bo Wu, Chang Huang, and Shihong Lao. Specified Object Detection Apparatus (1). Application 2003-162822, June 2003 in P.R.China. Assignee: OMRON & Tsinghua.


Honors & Awards:
Outstanding Research Assistant Award of Computer Science Dept, USC, 2007 (12/2007)
Outstanding Research Assistant Award of Computer Science Dept, USC, 2006 (12/2006)

GUANG HUA Second-Class Scholarship (11/2003)
Scholarship of "Friend of Tsinghua - SAM WO International Fund" (12/2001)
Tsinghua Third-Class Scholarship (11/2000)
Scholarship of "Friend of Tsinghua - XI YUE" (12/1999)
Scholarship of Excellent Freshman (09/1998)

2004 Bodybuilding Champion of Tsinghua Univ. (04/2004)
2003 Bodybuilding Champion of Tsinghua Univ. (04/2003)
2002 Bodybuilding Champion of Tsinghua Univ. (>75kg) (04/2002)

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