CHAO ZHANG

Current Position: Associate Professor

State Key Laboratory of Machine Perception

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Peking University

Beijing, China

Address:             School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Peking University

Beijing, 100871, China

Email:                 chzhang at cis.pku.edu.cn

Telephone:          86-10-62757000 (o)

FAX:                   86-10-62757000

 

 

 

 

Chao Zhang received Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering in 1995, from Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China.

After working as a postdoctoral research fellow for two years, he became a faculty member in June 1997 at the State Key Laboratory of Machine Perception, Peking University, Beijing, China, where he is currently an associate professor of machine vision research group.

 

COURSES

Computer Vision

For M.S.& Ph.D. students

Spring 2003, 04, 05, 06, 07

 

Lectures on Introduction of Intelligent Science

For M.S.& Ph.D. students

Spring 2004, Fall 2004, 05, 06

 

Visual motion Analysis

For M.S.& Ph.D. students

Summer 2007

 

Digital Image Processing

For Undergraduate students

Fall 2007

 

 

RESEARCH AND PRACTICE EXPERIENCE

Jul 1997 – present, Associate Professor,  State Key Laboratory of Machine PerceptionPeking University

Nov 1997 – Dec. 2003, Principal Investigator and Group leader,  PKU High-Tech Founder Fingerprint Co., Ltd.

Jun 1995 – Jul. 1997, Post-doctoral researcher, State Key Laboratory of Machine PerceptionPeking University

Sept. 1984–Aug. 1986, Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Telecommunication and Control EngineeringNorthern Jiaotong University

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS  

His current research interests include basic research and system development on

l         computer vision

l         image/video processing,

l         statistic pattern recognition

l         video-based biometrics

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

1.        Mingsong Dou, Chao Zhang,Pengwei Hao and Jun Li, Converting Thermal Infrared Face Images into Normal Gray-Level Images, The eighth Asian Conference on Computer Vision, ACCV2007, Tokyo, Japan, November 18-22, 2007

2.        Xin Shuai, Chao Zhang and Pengwei Hao, The Optimal Ros-Based Symmetric Phase-Only Filter For Fingerprint Verification, Proceedings of International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2007, San Antonio, Texas, September 16-19, 2007

3.        Shu Yang, Shuicheng Yan, Chao Zhang, and Xiaoou Tang, Bilinear Analysis for Kernel Selection and Nonlinear Feature Extraction, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, VOL. 18, NO. 5, Page(s):1442-1452, September, 2007,

4.        Zhenghui Gui and Chao ZhangLocal Reconstruction Model for Non-person Specific Facial ExpressionProceedings of 2006 8th International Conference on Signal Processing, ICSP 2006Nov. 16-20, 2006, Guilin, CHINA

5.        Zhenghui Gui and Chao Zhang3D Head Pose Estimation Using Non-rigid Structure-from-motion and Point CorrespondenceIEEE TENCON 2006Hong KongNov. 14-17, 2006

6.        Tong Liu, Chao Zhang and Pengwei Hao, Fingerprint Reference Point Detection Based on Local Axial Symmetry, Proceedings of International Conference on Pattern Recognition, ICPR 2006, Vol 4, Page(s):1050 – 53, Hong Kong, August 2006

7.        Shu Yang and Chao Zhang, Regression Nearest Neighbor in Face Recognition, Proceedings of International Conference on Pattern Recognition, ICPR 2006, Vol 2, Page(s):515 – 518,Hong Kong, August 2006

8.        Tong Liu, Chao Zhang and Pengwei Hao, Fingerprint Indexing Based On LAS Registration, Proceedings of International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2006, Atlanta, GA, USA, October, 2006

9.        Tong LiuGuocai Zhu, Chao Zhang and Pengwei HaoFingerprint indexing based on singular point correlationIEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2005, Volume 3, Page(s):293 – 296, Genova, Italy, Sept 11-14, 2005

10.    Ying Chen, Pengwei Hao and Chao Zhang: Shear-resize Factorizations for Fast Image Registration, IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2005, Volume 3, Page(s):1120 – 1123, Sept 11-14, 2005, Genova, Italy

11.    Shu YangShuicheng YanDong XuXiaoou TangChao Zhang, Fisher+Kernel Criterion for Discriminate Analysis, Proceedings of International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CVPR 2005, Volume 2, Page(s):197 – 202, San Diego, CA, USA, July, 2005

12.    Tong LiuPengwei Hao, Chao ZhangFingerprint Singular Points Detection and Direction Estimation with A "T" Shape Model, Proceedings of International Conference on Audio- and Video-based Biometric Person Authentication (5th),  AVBPA 2005, LNCS 3546, pp. 201-207, NY, USAJuly 2005

13.    Zhenhui GuiChao Zhang, Robust Active Shape Model Construction and Fitting for Facial Feature Localization. Proceedings of International Conference on Audio- and Video-based Biometric Person Authentication (5th), AVBPA 2005, LNCS 3546, pp. 1029-1038, NY, USA, July 2005

14.    Guocai ZhuChao ZhangA Top-Down Fingerprint Image Enhancement Method Based On Fourier AnalysisS.Z. Li et al. (Eds.): Sinobiometrics 2004, LNCS 3338, pp. 439–448, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg2004

15.    Pengwei Hao, Chao ZhangAnrong Dang, Co-Histogram and Image Degradation Evaluation, Proceedings of International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition, A. Campilho, M. Kamel (Eds.): ICIAR 2004, LNCS 3211, pp. 195–203, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg2004

16.    Ge ZhangChao ZhangA biometric-based framework for digital rights protection, Proceedings of 2004 7th International Conference on Signal Processing, pp 2314-17  Beijing, CHINA Aug. 31- Sept. 4, 2004

17.    Jinlong LinChao ZhangQingyun ShiEstimating the amount of defocus through a wavelet transform approachPattern Recognition Letters, Volume: 25, Issue: 4, pp. 407-411, March, 2004