Hui Yu


Prof. Hui Yu is the leader of Visual Computing Group at the University of Portsmouth. He previously held an appointment with the University of Glasgow. He has won prizes for his study and research including Excellent Undergraduate Prize (provincial level), the Best PhD Thesis Prize, EPSRC DHPA Awards (PhD) and Vice Chancellor Travel Prize. Prof. Yu is an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems. He is a member of the Peer Review College of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), UK.

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[1]   Xiaoqiang Yan, Yangdong Ye, Hui Yu, and Milos Manic. "CMIB: unsupervised image object categorization in multiple visual contexts." IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2019.

[2]  Jianwen Lou, Yiming Wang, Charles Nduka, Mahyar Hamedi, Ifigeneia Mavridou, Fei-Yue Wang and Hui Yu. "Realistic facial expression reconstruction for VR HMD users." IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2019.

[3]   Xinghui Dong, Junyu Dong, Guimei Sun, Yuanxu Duan, Lin Qi, and Hui Yu. "Learning-based texture synthesis and automatic inpainting using support vector machines." IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 66(6):4777-4787, 2019.

[4]   Muwei Jian, Junyu Dong, Maoguo Gong, Hui Yu, Liqiang Nie, Yilong Yin, and Kin-Man Lam. “Learning the traditional art of Chinese calligraphy via three-dimensional reconstruction and assessment.” IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2019.

[5]  Yiming Wang, Hui Yu, Junyu Dong, Brett Stevens, and Honghai Liu. “Facial expression-aware face frontalization.” In Asian Conference on Computer Vision(ACCV), pp. 375-388. Springer, Cham, 2016. [pdf]

[6]   Hui Yu and Honghai Liu. “Regression-based facial expression optimization.” IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems 44, no. 3 (2014): 386-394.