Wong, Yongkang 黄永康
BEng, PhD

Assistant Director / Senior Research Fellow
Sensor-enhanced Social Medial (SeSaMe) Centre
Interactive & Digital Media Institute (IDMI)
National University of Singapore (NUS)

Address:   I3 Building Level 2
                21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
                Singapore 119613

Email:      yongkang döt wong ät nus döt edu döt sg
                yongkang döt wong ät ieee döt org

Phone:    +65 6516 5956 (office)

Fax:        +65 6773 5018




Biography Overview


Patent(s) / Invention Disclosure(s)


Community Service
  • Reviewer of (Journal)
    • Information Fusion - 2013
    • Multimedia Systems - 2013, 2014
    • NeuralComputing - 2015
    • Pattern Recognition Letters - 2015
    • Transactions of Circuit System and Video Technology (TCSVT) - 2011, 2012
    • Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (TIFS) - 2014
    • Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing - 2014
    • Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation (JVCI) - 2016
    • MDPI Information - 2016
  • Reviewer of (Conference)
    • Asian Conference on Pattern Recognition (ACPR) - 2011,2013
    • International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision (ICARCV) - 2012, 2014
    • International Conference on Computer Vision & Image Processing (CVIP) - 2016
    • International Conference of Pattern Recognition (ICPR) - 2012
    • International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB) - 2014, 2015
    • International Joint Conference on Computer Sciences and Software Engineering (JCSSE) - 2014
    • IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV) - 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Area Chair
    • IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV) - 2017
  • Program Committee
    • Workshop on Pattern Recognition Techniques for Indirect Immunoflourescene Images - 2014
    • Pacific Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology - 2015


Recent Publications

  • Label Consistent Quadratic Surrogate Model for Visual Saliency Prediction
    Y. Luo, Y. Wong, Q. Zhao
    Accepted on IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015.

  • Multi-Camera Saliency [PDF]
    Y. Luo, M. Jiang, Y. Wong, Q. Zhao
    IEEE Transactions of Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), accepted.

    doi: 10.1109/TPAMI.2015.2392783

  • On Robust Face Recognition via Sparse Encoding: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly [PDF]
    Y. Wong, M. Harandi, C. Sanderson
    IET Biometrics, Volume 3, Issue 4, December 2014, Pages 176--189
    doi: 10.1049/iet-bmt.2013.0033

  • Automatic Classification of Human Epithelial Type 2 Cell Indirect Immunofluorescence Images using Cell Pyramid Matching
    A. Wiliem, C. Sanderson, Y. Wong, P. Hobson, R.F. Minchin, B.C. Lovell
    Pattern Recognition 47 (7) 2014.
    doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.patcog.2013.10.014

  • Temporal Encoded F-formation System for Social Interaction Detection
    T. Gan, Y. Wong, D. Zhang, M.S. Kankanhalli
    tags: social interaction, social computing, F-formation, video analytics, bahaviour modeling.
    ACM Multimedia, 2013.
    doi: 10.1145/2502081.2502096