Bibliographical Sketch: Chi Keung Tang


Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Room #3561, Computer Science Department
Clear Water Bay
Hong Kong, China.
Office: (852) 2358-8775
Fax: (852) 2358-1477
Email: cktang@cs.ust.hk
URL: http://www.cs.ust.hk/~cktang/

Link to short bio
Link to sample publications

Education
Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Southern California (USC), May 2000 
Advisor: Gerard Medioni
M.S. in Computer Science, USC, September 1999
M.Phil. in Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), November 1994
B.S. in Computer Science, Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), November 1992
Employment
July 2009 - , Professor, CS Department, HKUST
March 2008 - Aug 2008, Visiting Professor, MATH Department, University of California, Los Angeles (on sabbatical)
Sept 2007 - Jan 2008, Visiting Researcher, Visual Computing Group, Microsoft Research Asia (on sabbatical)
July 2005 - June 2009, Associate Professor, CS Department, HKUST
January 2000 - June 2005 , Assistant Professor, CS Department, HKUST
January 2000 - present, Adjunct Researcher, Visual Computing Group, Microsoft Research Asia
January 1993 - September 1995, Full-time Demonstrator, CS Department, HKUST
Funded Projects
Chi Keung Tang is the principal investigator of all the following funded projects.

HKUST619313: KNN Image/Video Matting
Amount funded: HK$650,000.00
Project summary:
Start date: Dec 2013
Duration: 3 years
HKUST619112: Light Carving: Rich Reflectance and Geometry Capture on a Shoestring Equipment Budget
Amount funded: HK$905,425.00
Project summary: large-scale photometric stereo and reflectance reconstruction
Start date: Jan 2013
Duration: 3 years
HKUST619711: A New Closed-Form Solution to Tensor Voting, with Applications to Large-Scale 3D Reconstruction in Computer Vision
Amount funded: HK$847,800.00
Project summary: closed-form solution to tensor voting and applications
Start date: Jan 2012
Duration: 3 years
Google Faculty Award: Quasi-dense 3D reconstruction from 2D uncalibrated photos
Amount funded: US$64,000.00
HKUST620309: A Spatio-Temporal Markov Random Field Approach to Video Denoising
Amount funded: HK$494,928.00
Project summary: video denoising
Start date: Sep 2009
Duration: 3 years
HKUST620008: ShapePalettes: An Interactive Approach to 3D Markup
Amount funded: HK$327,973.00
Project summary: Sketch-based interactive modeling
Start date: Oct 31, 2008
Duration: 2 years
HKUST620207: Shadow Extraction: Research and Applications
Amount funded: HK$560,000.00
Project summary: Image-based approach to shadow extraction and matting
Start date: Dec 31, 2007
Duration: 3 years
HKUST620006: Dense Photometric Stereo: Research and Applications
Amount funded: HK$356,000.00
Project summary: 3D Reconstruction from dense image sequence
Start date: Oct 15, 2006
Duration: 2 years
HKUST620005: Methods for Separating Reflectance and Illumination from Images/Videos
Amount funded: HK$359,224.00
Project summary: Separation techniques for images and videos
Start date: December 31, 2005
Duration: 2 years
HKUST6175/04E: Image and video repairing
Amount funded: HK$339,414.00
Project summary: Image and video restoration by tensor voting
Start date: December 31, 2004
Duration: 2 years
HKUST6171/03E: New Directions in Tensor Voting: Texture Synthesis and Reconstruction On-Demand
Amount funded: HK$377,149.00
Project summary: To explore N-dimensional tensor voting in solving problems in computer vision and computer graphics
Start date: October 1, 2003
Duration: 2 years
HKUST6193/02E: Correspondence, Segmentation, and Image-Based Rendering
Amount funded: HK$413,404.00
Project summary: Fundamental vision research, with application to image-based rendering
Start date: December 31, 2002
Duration: 2 years
HKUST6246/00E: User Guided Multidimensional Feature Extraction And Visualization
Amount funded: HK$437,817.00
Project summary: Robust parameter estimation techniques using a higher dimensional approach
Start date: Dec 31, 2000.
Duration: 2 years.
SSRI01/02.EG19: Dynamic Virtual Sets for TV, video, and film footage
Amount funded: HK$250,000.00
Project summary: To develop a prototype for building virtual sets
Start date: August 1, 2002
Duration: 1 year
ITEA01/02.EG01: OmniVista
Amount funded: HK$572,720.00
Project summary: An applied research project, aiming at commercializing a final year project
Start date: August 1, 2001
Duration: 1 year
SSRI00/01.EG03: PhotoHome: a strong valued-added system for realistic walkthrough
Amount funded: HK$103,000.00
Project summary: renewal of SSRI99/00.EG07
Start date: August 1, 2001
Duration: 6 months
SSRI99/00.EG04: A computer-aided diagnosis system for neurosurgeons
Amount funded: HK$201,000.00
Project summary: To build a system for visualization and diagnosis for physicians
Start date: July 1, 2001
Duration: 1 year
SSRI99/00.EG07: PhotoHome: An image-based modeling and rendering system for interior designers and homeowners
Amount funded: HK$201,000.00
Project summary: To build a virtual touring system for navigating architectures, museums, on the internet.
Start date: July 1, 2000
Duration: 1 year
DAG02/03.EG42: Robust principal curvature and direction estimation from 3D points by tensor voting
Amount funded: HK$64,300.00
Project summary: research on tensor voting on curvature estimation
Start date: February 1, 2003
Duration: 1 year
DAG99/00.EG38: Interactive and coupled feature extraction and visualization for multivariate data
Amount funded: HK$100,000.00
Project summary: research on tensor voting on feature extraction and visualization
Start date: February 1, 2000
Duration: 1 year
Pending
Proposal
Typographic Conventions
Graduate advisees are in underlined italic. Papers submitted, accepted, or published after promotion to associate professor (July 2005 - present) are highlighted.
Book
A Computational Framework for Feature Extraction and Segmentation
Gerard Medioni, Mi Suen Lee, Chi Keung Tang 
Elsevier Science, March 2000. 
Refereed Journal Papers
KNN Mating
Qifeng Chen, Dingzeyu Li, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), accepted.
A Closed-Form Solution to Tensor Voting: Theory and Applications
Tai-Pang Wu, Sai-Kit Yeung, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), 34(8): 1482-1495 (2012).
Make it Home: Automatic Optimization of Furniture Arrangement
Lap-Fai Yu, Sai-Kit Yeung, Chi-Keung Tang, Demetri Terzopoulos, Tony F. Chan, Stanley Osher
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 2011
ACM SIGGRAPH 2011. Project webpage
Matting and Compositing of Transparent and Refractive Objects
Sai-Kit Yeung, Chi-Keung Tang, Michael S. Brown, Sing Bing Kang
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 2011
ACM SIGGRAPH 2011. Project webpage
Surface-From-Gradients Without Discrete Integrability Enforcement: a Gaussian Kernel Approach
Heung-Sun Ng, Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), 2010.
Modeling and Rendering of Impossible Figures
Tai-Pang Wu, Philip Chi-Wing Fu, Sai-Kit Yeung, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), Vol. 29, No. 2, Article 13, March 2010
ACM SIGGRAPH 2010.
Photometric Stereo via Expectation Maximization
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI). Vol. 32, No. 3, March 2010, pp. 546-560.
NoiseBrush: Interactive High Quality Image-Noise Separation
Jia Chen, Chi-Keung Tang, Jue Wang.
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2009, Vol. 29, No. 5, Article 146.
Fast, Automatic and Fine-grained Tampered JPEG Image Detection via DCT Coefficient Analysis
Zhouchen Lin, Junfeng He, Xiaoou Tang, Chi-Keung Tang
Pattern Recognition (PR), Vol. 42, No. 11, pp. 2492-2501, 2009.
Fast Image/Video Upsampling
Qi Shan, Zhaorong Li, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2008.
Interactive Normal Reconstruction from a Single Image
Tai-Pang Wu, Jian Sun, Chi-Keung Tang, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2008.
Texture Amendment: Reducing Texture Distortion in Constrained Parameterization
Yu-Wing Tai, Michael S. Brown, Chi-Keung Tang, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2008.
Limits of Learning-Based Superresolution Algorithms
Zhouchen Lin, Junfeng He, Xiaoou Tang, Chi-Keung Tang,
International Journal on Computer Vision (IJCV), vol. 80, no. 3, Decemeber 2008.
Image Stitching Using Structure Deformation
Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 30, no. 4, April 2008.
ShapePalettes: Interactive Normal Transfer via Sketching
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang, Michael S. Brown, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH 2007, vol. 26, no. 3, article 44.
Natural Shadow Matting
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang, Michael S. Brown, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), vol. 26, no. 2, article 8.
Drag-and-Drop Pasting
Jiaya Jia, Jian Sun, Chi-Keung Tang, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH 2006, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 631--636.
Soft Color Segmentation and its Applications
Yu-Wing Tai, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 29, no. 9, September 2007, pp. 1520--1537.
Dense Photometric Stereo: a Markov Random Field Approach
Tai-Pang Wu, Kam-Lun Tang, Chi-Keung Tang, Tien-Tsin Wong
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 28, no. 11, November 2006, pp. 1830--1846.
Video Repairing Under Variable Illumination Using Cyclic Motions
Jiaya Jia, Yu-Wing Tai, Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 28, no. 5, May 2006, pp. 832-839.
Robust Estimation of Adaptive Tensors of Curvature by Tensor Voting
Wai-Shun Tong, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 27, no. 3, March 2005, pp. 434-449.
Tensor Voting for Image Correction by Global and Local Intensity Alignment
Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 27, no. 1, January 2005, pages 36-50.
Simultaneous Two-View Epipolar Geometry Estimation and Motion Segmentation by 4D Tensor Voting
Wai-Shun Tong, Chi-Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 26, no. 9, September 2004, pages 1167-1184.
Lazy Snapping
Yin Li, Jian Sun, Chi-Keung Tang, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH, vol. 23, no. 3, July 2004, pages 303-308.
Poisson Matting
Jian Sun, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang, Heung-Yeung Shum
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) special issue: Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH , vol. 23, no. 3, July 2004, pages 315-321.
Inference of Segmented Color and Texture Information by Tensor Voting
Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 26, no. 6, June 2004, pp. 771-786.
First Order Augmentation to Tensor Voting for Boundary Inference and Multiscale Analysis in 3D
Wai Shun Tong, Chi Keung Tang, Philippos Mordohai, Gerard Medioni
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 26, no. 5, May 2004, pp. 594-611.
Pop-Up Lightfield: an Interactive Image-Based Modeling and Rendering System
Heung-Yeung Shum, Jian Sun, Shuntaro Yamazaki, Yin Li, Chi-Keung Tang
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), vol. 23, no. 2, April 2004, pages 143-162.
Stereo Reconstruction from Multiperspective Panoramas
Yin Li, Heung-Yeung Shum, Chi Keung Tang, Richard Szeliski
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 26, no. 1, January 2004, pp. 45-62.
Binary-Space-Partitioned Images for Resolving Image-based Visibility
Chi Wing Fu, Tien Tsin Wong, Wai Shun Tong, Chi Keung Tang, Andrew J. Hanson
IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), vol. 10, no. 1, January-February 2004, pp. 58-71.
A Curvature-Augmented Tensorial Framework for Shape Inference from Noisy, 3-D Data
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 24, no. 6, June 2002.
N-Dimensional Tensor Voting, and Application to Epipolar Geometry Estimation
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni, Mi Suen Lee
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 23, no. 8, August 2001, pp. 829-844.
Inference of Integrated Surface, Curve, and Junction Descriptions from Sparse 3-D Data
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 20, no. 11, November 1998, pp. 1206-1233.
Journal Paper Submission in Second Review
Refereed Papers in Conference Proceedings
Motion-Aware KNN Laplacian for Video Matting
Dingzeyu Li, Qifeng Chen, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2013.
KNN Matting
Qifeng Chen, Dingzeyu Li, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2012.
Adequate Reconstruction of Transparent Objects on a Shoestring Budget
Sai-Kit Yeung, Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang, Tony F. Chan, Stanley Osher
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2011.
Quasi-Dense Reconstruction using Tensor-Based Multiview Stereo
Tai-Pang Wu, Sai-Kit Yeung, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2010.
Robust Dual Motion Deblurring
Jia Chen, Lu Yuan, Chi-Keung Tang, Long Quan
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2008.
Best Student Poster Award
Separating Smooth Transparent Layers from a Single Image
Sai-Kit Yeung, Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2008.
Enforcing Stochastic Inverse Consistency in Non-Rigid Image Registration and Matching
Sai-Kit Yeung, Chi-Keung Tang, Pengcheng Shi, Josien P.W. Pluim, Max A. Viergever, Albert C.S. Chung, Helen C. Shen
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2008.
Limits of Learning-Based Superresolution Algorithms
Zhouchen Lin, Junfeng He, Xiaoou Tang, Chi-Keung Tang,
11th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2007.
Surface-from-Gradients with Incomplete Data for Single View Modeling
Heung-Sun Ng, Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
11th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2007.
Robust Estimation of Texture Flow Distortion via Dense Feature Sampling
Yu-Wing Tai, Michael S. Brown, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2007.
Spatio-Temporal Markov Random Field for Video Denoising
Jia Chen, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2007.
Simultaneous Image Denoising and Compression by Multiscale 2D Tensor Voting.
Yu-Wing Tai, Wai-Shun Tong, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), III, pp. 818-821, 2006.
Separating Subsurface Scattering from Photometric Image
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), II, pp. 207-210, 2006.
Multiresolution Mesh Reconstruction from Noisy 3D Point Sets
Wai-Shun Tong, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), I, pp. 5-8, 2006.
Perceptually-Inspired and Edge-Directed Color Image Super-Resolution
Yu-Wing Tai, Wai-Shun Tong, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), II, pp. 1948-1955, 2006.
Visible Surface Reconstruction from Normals with Discontinuity Consideration
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), II, pp. 1793-1800, 2006.
Dense Photometric Stereo by Expectation Maximization
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
9th European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), IV, pp. 159-172, 2006.
Eliminating Structure and Intensity Misalignment in Image Stitching
Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang,
10th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2005, pp. 1651-1658.
A Bayesian Approach for Shadow Extraction from a Single Image
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
10th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2005, pp. 480-487.
A Markov Random Field Approach for Dense Photometric Stereo
Kam-Lun Tang, Chi-Keung Tang, Tien-Tsin Wong,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol. 2, 2005, 1197-1197.
Dense Photometric Stereo Using a Mirror Sphere and Graph Cut
Tai-Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol. 1, 2005, 140-147.
Dense Photometric Stereo Using Tensorial Belief Propagation
Kam-Lun Tang, Chi-Keung Tang, Tien-Tsin Wong,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol. 1, 2005, pp. 132-139.
Local Color Transfer via Probabilistic Segmentation by Expectation-Maximization
Yu-Wing Tai, Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol. 1, 2005, pp. 747-754.
Video Repairing: Inference of Foreground and Background Under Severe Occlusion
Jiaya Jia, Tai Pang Wu, Yu-Wing Tai, Chi-Keung Tang,
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June-July 2004, I: 364-371.
Bayesian Correction of Image Luminance with Spatial Consideration
Jiaya Jia, Jian Sun, Chi-Keung Tang, Heung-Yeung Shum
Proc. 8th European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), May 2004, Vol III: 342-354.
Separating Specular, Diffuse, and Subsurface Scattering Reflectances from Photometric Images
Tai Pang Wu, Chi-Keung Tang,
Proc 8th European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), May 2004, Vol II: 419-433.
Image Registration with Global and Local Luminance Alignment
Jiaya Jia, Chi-Keung Tang
Proc. 9th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), October 2003, pp. 156-163.
Image Repairing: Robust Image Synthesis by Adaptive ND Tensor Voting
Jiaya Jia
, Chi-Keung Tang
Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June 2003, pp. I:643-650.
ROD-TV: Reconstruction on demand by Tensor Voting
Wai-Shun Tong, Chi-Keung Tang
Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June 2003, pp. II:391-398.
First Order Tensor Voting, and Application to 3-D Scale Inference
Wai Shun Tong, Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), December 2001, pp. I:175-182.
Epipolar Geometry Estimation for Non-Static Scenes by 4D Tensor Voting
Wai Shun Tong, Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), December 2001, pp. I:926-923.
Efficient Dense Depth Estimation from Dense Multiperspective Panoramas
Yin Li, Chi Keung Tang, Heung Yeung Shum
Proc. 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), July 2001, pp. 119-126.
Epipolar Geometry Estimation by Tensor Voting in 8D
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni, Mi Suen Lee
Proc. 7th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), September 1999, pp. 502-509.
Robust Estimation of Curvature Information from Noisy 3D Data for Shape Description
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
Proc. 7th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), September 1999, pp. 426-433.  
Integrated Surface, Curve and Junction Inference from Sparse 3-D Data Sets
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni
Proc. 6th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), January 1998, pp. 818-824.
Extremal Feature Extraction from 3-D Scalar and Noisy Vector Data
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni 
Proc. IEEE Visualization '98 Conference, October 1998, pp. 95-102.
Automatic, Accurate Surface Model Inference for Dental CAD/CAM
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni, Francois Duret 
Proc. 1st International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, October 1998, pp. 732-742.
A Fast Algorithm for Computing Optimal Rectilinear Steiner Trees for Extremal Point Sets
Siu Wing Cheng, Chi Keung Tang
Proc. International Symposium on Algorithm and Computation, December 1995.
Book chapter
Tensor Voting
in Perceptual Organization for Artificial Vision Systems (Edited by Kim Boyer and Sudeep Sarkar)
Chi Keung Tang, Mi Suen Lee, Gerard Medioni 
Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000. 
Invited Papers (referred)
Tensor Voting : Theory and Applications
Gerard Medioni, Chi Keung Tang, Mi Suen Lee
Proc. 12eme Congres Francophone AFRIF-AFIA de Reconnaissance des Formes et Intelligence Artificielle, February 2000.
Coupled Feature Extraction and Vector Field Visualization
Chi Keung Tang, Gerard Medioni 
Vector Field Visualization Symposium (VfVis), October 1998.
Patents
Systems and Methods for Image Data Separation
United States Patent Application 20060029275
Yin Li, Jian Sun, Chi Keung Tang, Heung Yeung Shum  
Graduated PhD Students Yin Li
Degree: Ph.D. (August 2004)
Years studied: 4 years
Research area: image-based rendering and modeling, interactive segmentation
Currently at Microsoft Research Asia/Redmond

Jiaya Jia
Degree: Ph.D. (April 2004)
Years studied: 4 years
Research area: Image and video enhancement and interpretation
Currently as assistant professor at CUHK

Wai Shun Tong
Degrees: MPhil. (August 2001), Ph.D. (August 2004).
Years studied: 5 years (2 years for M.Phil.)
Research area: tensor voting.
Currently a post-doc at HKUST
Graduate Advisees
Tai Pang Wu (PhD, Fall 2005 - Summer 2007)
Sai Kit Yeung (PhD, Fall 2006 - )
Jia Chen (PhD, Spring 2006 - )
Undergraduate Advisees 2011-12. CK1. Hau Hon Yuen, Lee Yik Hin, Ng Ka Tsun, Leung Chung Yin (4 students)
2008-09. CK1. Sung Him Chui (1 student)
2004-05. CK1. Jinhao Zhu (1 student)
2004-05. CK2. Heung Sun Ng (1 student)
2004-05. UROP. Wai Shing Fung (1 student)
2004-05. UROP. Heung Sun Ng (1 student)
2003-04. CK1. View-dependent Mesh Simplification. Yue Hong Chau, Man Kan Leung (2 students)
2002-03. CK1. Intelligent Surface Modeler. Yu Wing Tai, Kam Lun Tang (2 students)
2001-02. CK1. Walking through a Large Virtual Environment I. Wing Kee Lau, Siu Fung Wong, Ying Wah Ng (3 students)
2001-02. CK2. Walking through a Large Virtual Environment II. Kun Hung Tsui, Kai Leung Siu, Shui Man Wan (3 students)
2001-02. CK3. Real-time motion detection and tracking. Ka Man Cheng, Kim Sang Kwong (2 students)
2000-01. CK1. 3D Modeling from Photographs I. Chi Chiu Pong, Kwok Yan Wong (2 students)
2000-01. CK2. 3D Modeling from Photographs II. Cheuk Luk Fung, Man Lee Ho, Yee Wah Wong (3 students)
2000-01. CK3. Virtual Touring by Concentric Mosaic I. Min Min Chan, Wai Fung Leung, Hau Yan Yip (3 students)
2000-01. CK4. Virtual Touring by Concentric Mosaic II. Tin Chu Ip, Kin To Suen (2 students)
2000-01. CK5. Virtual Touring by Concentric Mosaic III. Chun Bong Lee, Ka Ho Wong, Chi Wing Yiu (3 students)
Courses Spring 2000. CS641D Vision and Graphics. 18 students.
Fall 2000. CS104 Programming Fundamentals and Methodology. 103 students.
Spring 2001. CS180 Computer Organization. 110 students.
Fall 2001. CS104 Programming Fundamentals and Methodology. 66 students.
Spring 2002. CS341 Computer Graphics. 60 students.
Fall 2002. CS524 Computer Vision. 30 students.
Spring 2003. CS341 Computer Graphics. 44 students.
Spring 2003. CS641D Vision and Graphics. 10 students. (volunteer to teach)
Fall 2003. CS341 Computer Graphics. 25 students.
Spring 2004. CS151 Object Oriented Programming. 259 students (2 sessions).
Professional Activities
Senior Member of IEEE
Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Computer Vision
Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
Technical Papers Committee member, ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2012
Technical Papers Committee member, ACM SIGGRAPH 2012
Area Chair, Asian Conference on Computer Vision, 2012
Technical Papers Committee member, ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2011
Technical Papers Committee member, ACM SIGGRAPH 2011
Area Chair, 13rd International Conference on Computer Vision, 2011
Area Chair, 12th International Conference on Computer Vision, 2009
Technical Papers Committee member, ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2008
Area Chair, 11th International Conference on Computer Vision, 2007
Program Committee member, International Conference on Pattern Recognition, 2006
Program Committee member, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2006
Area Chair, 7th Asian Conference on Computer Vision, 2006
Program Committee member, 9th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2005
Program Committee member, 10th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision, 2005
Program Committee member, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2005
Program Committee member, 8th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2004
Program Committee member, 9th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision, 2003
Departmental Services
Member, Departmental Promotion and Substatiantion Committee, CSD/HKUST, 2011-
Member, Merit Salary Committee, CSD/HKUST, 2011-
Chair, Merit Salary Committee, CSD/HKUST, 2009-2011
Director, Cyber University, Computer Science Department, HKUST, 2005
Faculty Coach, ACM Programming Team, Computer Science Department, HKUST, 2003 - present
Member, UG Recruitment Committee, Computer Science Department, HKUST, 2005 -
Member, Facilities Committee, Computer Science Department, HKUST, 2001 - 2004
Member, CS Search Committee, Computer Science Department, HKUST, 2002
University Services
Faculty member, Student Disciplinary Committee, Feb 2007 - present
Warden, UG New Hall, 2004 - 2007
Warden, UG Hall III, 2000 - 2003