Making Pretty Pictures

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Making Pretty Pictures
Date/Time: Tuesday, December 4th, 2:15pm - 2:40pm
Venue: G402 (4F, Glass Building)


Summary: Producing high-quality compact fonts, especially for north-east Asia languages containing thousands of characters, is quite time-consuming. Our data-driven vectorization algorithm preserving stylish details within limited storage outperforms other state-of-the-art approaches.

Speaker(s):

Zeqing Xia, Peking University, China
Zeqing Xia received his bachelor degree from Peking University in 2016, and he is currently a Ph. D. student at the Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Peking University, China. His main research interests include computer graphics, image processing, and computer vision.

Zhouhui Lian, Peking University, China
Zhouhui Lian received the Ph.D. degree from Beihang University, China in 2011. He worked as a guest researcher at NIST, Gaithersburg, USA, from 2009 to 2011. He is currently an associate professor at the Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Peking University, China. His main research interests include computer graphics, pattern recognition and computer vision.

Yingmin Tang, Peking University, China
Yingmin Tang is currently a senior engineer at the Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Peking University, China. His main research interests include computer graphics, image and video processing, web information processing and text mining.

Jianguo Xiao, Peking University, China
Jianguo Xiao received the master degree from Peking University, China in 1989. He is currently a professor at the Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Peking University, China. His main research interests include computer graphics, image and video processing, web information processing and text mining.

Making Pretty Pictures
Date/Time: Tuesday, December 4th, 2:40pm - 3:05pm
Venue: G402 (4F, Glass Building)


Summary: A user interface for interactively brushing elements over 2D planes, 3D surfaces, and 3D volumes with partially or fully specified orientation fields assisted by automatic synthesis.

Speaker(s):

Chen-Yuan Hsu, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom
A charcoal drawing enthusiast, who was an online game programmer, with ability to do computer animation research and produce visual effects likes to play badminton and eat cake.

Li-Yi Wei, Adobe Research, United States of America
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Lihua You, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom
Lihua You is a professor at the National Center for Computer Animation, Bournemouth University, UK. He received his BSc degree from Yanshan University, MSc degree and PhD degree from Chongqing University, China, and another PhD degree from Bournemouth University, UK. His current research interests are in computer graphics, computer animation and geometric modeling. He has published about 170 publications with over 50 papers published in international journals, secured more than 20 funding and industrial projects as a principal investigator or co-investigator, and led 13 projects as a principal investigator.

Jian Jun Zhang, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom
Jian Jun Zhang is currently a professor at the National Centre for Computer Animation, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom, where leads the Computer Animation Research Centre. He is also a cofounder of the UK's Centre for Digital Entertainment. His research focuses on 3D virtual human modeling, animation and simulation, including geometric modeling, rigging and skinning, motion synthesis, deformation, and physics-based simulation. Prof Zhang has published over 250 peer reviewed journal and conference publications and has given over 30 invited/keynote talks around the world. He has chaired over 30 international conferences and symposia, and serves on a number of editorial boards.

Making Pretty Pictures
Date/Time: Tuesday, December 4th, 3:05pm - 3:30pm
Venue: G402 (4F, Glass Building)


Summary: We address the problem of automatic photo enhancement using a convolutional neural network. We leverage photo enhancement tools as a black-box model, and predict the enhancement parameters of that model.

Speaker(s):

Mayu Omiya, Waseda University, Japan
Mayu Omiya received her B.S. degree in Engineering from Waseda University, Japan, in 2017. Her research interests are photo editing and machine learning.

Edgar Simo-Serra, Waseda University, Japan
Edgar Simo-Serra is currently a assistant professor at Waseda University. He obtained his Industrial Engineering degree from BarcelonaTech in 2011and his Ph.D. in 2015 from the same university. His general research interests are in the intersection of computer vision, computer graphics, and machine learning with applications to large-scale real world problems.

Satoshi Iizuka, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Satoshi Iizuka is currently an assistant professor at University of Tsukuba. He received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Engineering from the University of Tsukuba, Japan, in 2010, 2012, and 2015 respectively. His research interests are in computer graphics, computer vision, and machine learning. He received the Innovative Technologies 2016 Special Award for Culture from Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

Hiroshi Ishikawa, Waseda University, Japan
Hiroshi Ishikawa is a professor at Waseda University. He received his BS and MS in mathematics from Kyoto University, and PhD in computer science from NYU. He received the IEEE Computer Society Japan Chapter Young Author Award and the MIRU Nagao Award. He is on the Editorial Board of IJCV and is an Associate Editor in Chief of IPSJ TCVA. He has also been an Associate Editor of IEEE TPAMI, a General Chair of IAPR MVA, and an Area Chair for CVPR, ICCV, and ACCV. He is also appointed a Conference Co-chair of CGI'19 and a Program Chair of ACCV2020.

 

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