Kuang-chih Lee


I am currently a principal scientist at Turn Inc. The following is my newest contact information:

Turn Inc.
835 Main St.
Redwood City, CA 94063

leekc307 @ gmail.com ;

Curriculum Vitae

Research Directions


Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition

Computer Vision

Computer Graphics

Data Mining and Information Retrieval


Previous affiliations


FlashFoto Inc.
DigitalPersona Inc.
like.com
UCSD Computer Vision Lab
Professor Kriegman Research Group
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Computer Science Department
Honda Research Institute
Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories
National Taiwan Univerity, Communications and Multimedia Labortory

Publications


Probabilistic Orientation Field Estimation for Fingerprint Enhancement and Verification [ pdf ]
Kuang-chih Lee, Salil Prabhakar / The 6th Biometrics Symposium 2008 at The Biometric Consortium Conference, September 23-25, 2008


Markov Random Field Models for Hair and Face Segmentation [ pdf ]
Kuang-chih Lee, Dragomir Anguelov, Baris Sumengen, Salih Burak Gokturk / IEEE Conf. On Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, September 17-19, 2008


A Bottom-up Framework for Robust Facial Feature Detection [ pdf ]
Victor Erukhimov, Kuang-Chih Lee / IEEE Conf. On Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, September 17-19, 2008


Contextual Identity Recognition in Personal Photo Albums [ pdf ]
Drago Anguelov, Kuang-Chih Lee, Burak Gokturk, Baris Sumengen / IEEE Conf. On Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June 19-21, 2007


Large Margin Component Analysis [ pdf ]
Lorenzo Torresani, Kuang-Chih Lee / Neural Informaiton Processing Systems (NIPS), Dec 4-7, 2006


A Unified Probabilistic Framework for Object Segmentation and Recognition [ pdf ]
Huei-Ju Chen, Kuang-Chih Lee, Erik Murphy-Chutorian, Jochen Triesch / International Symposium on Visual Computing, oral presentation, Dec 5-7, 2005


A Practical Face Relighting Method for Directional Lighting Normalization [ pdf ]
Kuang-chih Lee, Baback Moghaddam / IEEE International Workshop on Analysis and Modeling of Faces and Gestures, oral presentation, Oct 16, 2005


Online Learning of Probabilistic Appearance Manifolds for Video-based Recognition and Tracking [ pdf ]
Kuang-Chih Lee, David Kriegman / IEEE Conf. On Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2005, oral presentation


Visual Tracking and Recognition Using Probabilistic Appearance Manifolds [ pdf ]
Kuang-Chih Lee, Jeffrey Ho, Ming-Hsuan Yang, David Kriegman / Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), vol. 99, Issue 3, pp. 303-331, 2005


Acquiring Linear Subspaces for Face Recognition under Variable Lighting [ pdf ]
Kuang-Chih Lee, Jeffrey Ho, David Kriegman / IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol. 27, No.5, pp. 684-698, May, 2005


Visual Tracking Using Learned Linear Subspaces [ pdf ]
Jeffrey Ho, Kuang-Chih Lee, Ming-Hsuan Yang, David Kriegman / IEEE Conf. On Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, pp. 782-789, vol. 1, 2004


Image Clustering with Metric, Local Linear Structure and Affine Symmetry [ pdf ]
Jongwoo Lim, Jeffrey Ho, Ming-Hsuan Yang, David Kriegman, Kuang-Chih Lee / European Conf. on Computer Vision, pp. 456-468, vol. 1, 2004


Video-Based Face Recognition Using Probabilistic Appearance Manifolds [ pdf ]
Kuang-Chih Lee, Jeffrey Ho, Ming-Hsuan Yang, David Kriegman / IEEE Conf. On Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, pp. 313-320, vol. 1, 2003


Clustering Appearances of Objects Under Varying Illumination Conditions [ pdf ]
Jeffrey Ho, Ming-Hsuan Yang, Jongwoo Lim, Kuang-Chih Lee, David Kriegman / IEEE Conf. On Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, oral presentation, pp. 11-18, vol. 1, 2003


Combining Kalman Filtering and Mean Shift for Real Time Eye Tracking Under Active IR Illumination [ pdf ]
Zhiwei Zhu, Qiang Ji, Kikuo Fujimura, Kuang-chih Lee / International Conference of Pattern Recognition, 2002


Nine Points of Lights: Acquiring Subspaces for Face Recognition under Variable Illumination [ pdf ]
Kuang-Chih Lee, Jeffrey Ho, David Kriegman / IEEE Conf. On Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2001, oral presentation, vol. 1, pp. 519-526


On Reducing the Complexity of Illumination Cones [ pdf ]
Jeffrey Ho, Kuang-Chih Lee, David Kriegman / IEEE Workshop on Identifying Objects Across Variations in Lighting: Psychophysics and Computation, 2001, pp. 56-63


Compressing Large Polygonal Models [ pdf ]
Jeffrey Ho, Kuang-Chih Lee, David Kriegman / IEEE Visualization, 2001, pp. 357-362


Compressing Large Polygonal Models [ pdf ]
Jeffrey Ho, Kuang-Chih Lee, David Kriegman / SIGGRAPH Technical Sketch, 2001, p159


Design and Implementation of Important Applications In a Java-Based Multimedia Digital Classroom [ pdf ]
Kuang-Chih Lee, Keh-Ning Chang, Shiuh-Sheng Yu, Ing-Chau Chang, Chee-Wen Shia, Wen-Chin Chen, Jau-Hsiung Huang / IEEE Trans. on Consumer Electronics, Vol.42, No.4, November, 1997, pp.963-973

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Getting personal...


Born on March 7th, 1973. 168 cm, 58 kg , Blood Type: A, Sign: Pisces, ...
Some of my personal pictures can be found at: My Gallery Cozy28 website ^^

Education


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ph.D. in Computer Science, 1999-2005
National Taiwan University
Database Group of Multimedia Labortory
Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering,
M.S. in Computer Science, 1995-97.
National Taiwan University, Taipei. 1991-95.
B.S. in Computer Science, 1991-95. Remark: First college lessons took in Agriculture Chemistry in National Taiwan University.
The Affiliated Senior High School Of National Taiwan Normal University (HSNU), Taipei. 1988-92.
Member of the famous class in school. This is where all the great guys came from.
Send suggestions and anything else to leekc307 @ gmail.com