Brief Intro

He Zhang received his PhD from the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey under the supervision of Prof. Vishal M. Patel. His research focuses on computer vision with its application to image editing. Prior joining Rutgers, he received his Bachelor degree in Electronic Engineering and its Automation from Jiangnan University, China, where he was working with Prof. Le Yang.

Currently, He Zhang is a research scientist II at Adobe. At Adobe, He is the main contributor for the Select Subject Portrait feature shipped in June 2020 Photoshop Release, Refine Hair feature shipped in 2020 Adobe MAX, Harmonization Filter shipped in 2021 Adobe MAX.

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Intern Hiring : Please feel free to contact me if you are interested in working with me on a research project in computer vision, deep learning, and their real-world applications especially low-level vision and portrait editing related image editing technology such as image harmonization/portrait relighting.


07/21: SSH: A Self-Supervised Framework for Image Harmonization is accepted in ICCV 2021

03/21: MGMatting is accepted in CVPR 2021. Our dataset and code can be found in the link.

03/21: One paper is accepted in IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics.

10/20: Refine Hair (combined with Object-aware Refine Edge) is shipped at 2020 Adobe MAX where an automatic trimap generation procedure is proposed. PiXimperfect **Check out others amazing features shipped by our group in this video PiXimperfect like amazing Sky replacement, amazing content-aware tracing.

10/20: One paper is accepted in WACV 2021.

06/20: My first feature in Photoshop. Select Subject Portrait is shipped in 2020 Photoshop June Release. Design an efficient framework for automatic high-quality portrait segmentation (with matted hair details ) running on-device. [PiXimperfect] [PHLEARN]

11/19: One paper 'Generative Adversarial Networks with Fusion-discriminator for Single Image Dehazing' is accepted in AAAI-2020.

Working Experiences:

  • Research Scientist II (Adobe, CA) 05.2019 - Now

  • Computer Vision Engineer (Apple, CA) 10.2018 - 05.2019

  • Research Intern (Adobe Research, CA) 05.2018-10.2018

  • Research Intern (Siemens Healthneer, NJ) 01.2017-09.2017

Selected Academic Services:

  • Journal Reviewer: TPAMI, IJCV, TIP, TMM, PR, SPL, SP and Information Fusion.

  • Conference Reviewer: CVPR'19,20,21 ICCV'19,21 , ECCV'18,20, BMVC'18,19,20, WACV'19,20,21, ACCV'18

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