Hui Yu


Dr. 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. Dr. 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.

Research Interests
Professional Activities

[1]   Wang, Yiming, Hui Yu, Junyu Dong, Muwei Jian, and Honghai Liu. “Cascade support vector regression-based facial expresssion-aware face frontalization.” Accepted by ICIP (2017).

[2]   Zhang, Shu, Hui Yu, Ting Wang, Lin Qi, Junyu Dong, and Honghai Liu. “Dense 3D facial reconstruction from a single depth image in unconstrained environment.” Virtual Reality (2017): 1-10.

[3]   Zhang, Shu, Ting Wang, Junyu Dong, and Hui Yu. “Underwater image enhancement via extended multi-scale retinex.” Neurocomputing 245 (2017): 1-9.

[4]   Wang, Yiming, 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]

[5]   Zhou, Xiaolong, Haibin Cai, Zhanpeng Shao, Hui Yu, and Honghai Liu. “3D eye model-based gaze estimation from a depth sensor.” In Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO), 2016 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 369-374. IEEE, 2016.

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