Dr. Yu Zhou
 
(
周瑜)

                                                                                           This homepage is my old one and will not be updated. 
                                                                                    Please visit my new homepage : http://www.mrobotit.cn/~yuzhou



Computer Vision Group, Team Leader.

Mobile Robot and Intelligent Technology Lab (MrIT)
School of Computer Science (CS)
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT
Beijing, People's Republic of China
 
Email     : zhouyu.hust@gmail.com,   yuzhou@hust.edu.cn

Address : Room 801 in New Research Building, BUPT, No.10 Xitucheng Road, Beijing, P.R. China , 100876.


 
        为面包而写作,不久就会窒息我的天才,毁灭我的才华。
        任何刚劲的东西,任何伟大的东西,都不会从一支唯利是图的笔下产生出来。
         需求和贪欲,也许会使我写得快点,却不能使我写得好些。 
         ——卢梭

  Major Interests

      Object Tracking and Video Understanding.
      Big Video Data
      Kinect based Robot Vision.
 
  What's New
 
      New I am a post-doctoral fellow at BUPT now.
      New Our robot navigation demos have been posted on YouTube:
      Demo of a Mobile Robot Tracking a Person.

  Educations

    Supervisor: Prof. Wenyu Liu, Co-SupervisorsProf. Longin Jan LateckiProf. Xiang Bai

      Sep. 2010 ~ May. 2014 : Ph.D in Dept. of Electronics and Information Engineering (EIE)Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech. (HUST), Wuhan, P.R.China. 
      Sep. 2007 ~ Aug. 2009 : M.S. in Dept. of Electronics and Information Engineering (EIE)
Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech. (HUST), Wuhan, P.R.China.
      Sep. 2003 ~ Jun. 2007 : B.S. in Department of Electrical Engineering (EE), Wuhan Polytechnic University (WHPU), Wuhan, P.R.China.
 
  Visiting
 
      Jan. 2012 ~ Jan. 2013 : Visiting Scholar in Department of Computer and Information Sciences (CIS), Temple University, Philadelphia, USA.

   Selected Publications

   Journal Papers:

       7. Yu Zhou, Yinfei Yang, Meng Yi, Xiang Bai, Wenyu Liu, Longin Jan Latecki
           Online Multiple Targets Detection and Tracking from Mobile Robot in Cluttered Indoor Environments with Depth Camera.
           International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence. (Accepted)

    Conference Papers:

        6. Xu Min, Yu Zhou, Shu Liu, Xiang Bai
           Real-Time Object Tracking via Optimal Feature Subspace.
           The 21th International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), October 2014, Paris, France.
  
  5. Quan Zhou, Ji Chen, Shiwei Ren, Yu Zhou, Jun Chen, Wenyu Liu
      On Contrast Combinations for Visual Saliency Detection[PDF]
      The 20th International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), September 2013, Melbourne, Australia. (Oral Presentation)

  4. Yu Zhou, Xiang Bai, Wenyu Liu, Longin Jan Latecki
      Fusion with Diffusion for Robust Visual Tracking
[PDF] [Supp] [Project Page]  
      The 26th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing System (NIPS), December 2012, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA. (AR=25%)

  3. Meng Yi, Yinfei Yang, Wenjing Qi, Yu Zhou, Yufeng Li, Zygmunt Pizlo, Longin Jan Latecki
     Navigation toward Non-static Target Object using Footprint Detection based Tracking[PDF]
     The 11th Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV), November 2012, Daejeon, Korea. (AR=23.2%)

  2. Zhijun Yao, Yu Zhou, Juntao Liu, Wenyu Liu

      A Fast and Effective Model-based Particle Filtering Object Tracking Algorithm. [PDF]
      The 21st International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), November 2012, Tsukuba, Japan.

  1. Jiayi Ma, Ji Zhao, Yu Zhou, Jinwen Tian
      Mismatch Removal via Coherent Spatial Mapping. [PDF]
      The 19th International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), September 2012, Orlando, USA. (Oral Presentation)

  Patents

         1. Xiang Bai, Yu Zhou, Wenyu Liu
             
A Novel Method for Shape Retrieval. (In Chinese)
             The Patent Number : 201110106315.0

   Academic Activities
      Reviewer for the following journals:
           IEEE Transaction on Cybernetics
           Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU)
           Pattern Recognition (PR)

   Awards
        Outstanding Graduate Student, HUST, 2011.
        GuangHua Fellowship, HUST, 2011.


    Friends

        HUST : Hairong LiuFan Zhang, Ji Zhao, Bo Wang, Xinggang Wang, Wei Shen

        TU     : Tianyang Ma, Erkang Cheng, Liang Du, Yinfei Yang


    Students work together with me now

       Xiaoyu Xu.              He is a master student in Computer Vision Group, MrIT, CS,  BUPT. 

         Xinyan Shan.          He is a master student in Computer Vision GroupMrIT, CS,  BUPT. 

         Kun Dang.                He is a master student in Computer Vision Group, MrIT, CS,  BUPT. 

         Jia Ni.                        He is a master student in Computer Vision Group, MrIT, CS,  BUPT. 


     Alumni (gone but not forgotten)

          Yajun Gao.              She worked together with me during Sep. 2010 ~ June 2011 when she was an undergraduate student in EIE Dept.,  HUST. 

                                               Now she is a master student in CS Dept., Georgia Institute of Technology.

          Kier Eli Heilman.   He worked together with me during Jan. 2012 ~ Dec. 2012 when he was an undergraduate student in CIS Dept., Temple University . 

          Ning Yu.                    He worked together with me during Jan. 2013 ~ June 2013 when he was an undergraduate student in EIE dept., HUST. 

                                                Now he is a master student in CS Dept., University of Pennsylvania.

          Shu Liu.                      He worked together with me during June 2013~May 2014 when he was an undergraduate student in  College of Software, HUST. 

                                                Now he is a PhD student work together with Prof. Jiaya Jia in CSE Dept., CUHK.

          Xu Min.                      He worked together with me during June 2013~May 2014 when he was an undergraduate student in  EIE Dept., HUST. 

                                                Now he is a PhD student work together with Prof. Jun Zhu in CS dept.,  Tsinghua University.

          Liuxiang Shen.        He worked together with me during June 2013~May 2014 when he was an undergraduate student in  EIE Dept., HUST.



  Photos

              NIPS2012 at Lake Tahoe, Nevada, United States

                   ICIG 2011 with Jingyan, Honghong, Sen and Song Hefei, China                 ACCV2009 with Bo and Peter at Xi'an, China                         

                                                       


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