Stella Yu : Publications

Unsupervised Learning of Important Objects from First-Person Videos
Gedas Bertasius and Hyun Soo Park and Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
International Conference on Computer Vision, Venice, Italy, 22-29 October 2017
Abstract | Paper | arXiv

Am I a Baller? Basketball Performance Assessment from First-Person Videos
Gedas Bertasius and Hyun Soo Park and Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
International Conference on Computer Vision, Venice, Italy, 22-29 October 2017
Abstract | Paper | arXiv

Mooney Face Classification and Prediction by Learning across Tone
Tsung-Wei Ke and Stella X. Yu and David Whitney
International Conference on Image Processing, Beijing, China, 17-20 September 2017
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Better than Real: Complex-valued Neural Networks for MRI Fingerprinting
Patrick Virtue and Stella X. Yu and Michael Lustig
International Conference on Image Processing, Beijing, China, 17-20 September 2017
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Ground2Sky Label Transfer for Fine-grained Aerial Car Recognition
Baochen Sun and Xingchao Peng and Stella X. Yu and Kate Saenko
International Conference on Image Processing, Beijing, China, 17-20 September 2017
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Learning Non-Lambertian Object Intrinsics across ShapeNet Categories
Jian Shi and Yue Dong and Hao Su and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Honolulu, Hawaii, 22-25 July 2017
Abstract | Paper | Dataset | arXiv

Neural Multigrid Architectures
Tsung-Wei Ke and Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Honolulu, Hawaii, 22-25 July 2017
Abstract | Paper | arXiv

Convolutional Random Walk Networks for Semantic Image Segmentation
Gedas Bertasius and Lorenzo Torresani and Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Honolulu, Hawaii, 22-25 July 2017
Abstract | Paper | arXiv

First Person Action-Object Detection with EgoNet
Gedas Bertasius and Hyun Soo Park and Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
Robotics: Science and Systems, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 12-16 July 2017
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Mooney Faces from Photos
Tsung-Wei Ke and Stella X. Yu and David Whitney
Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 19-24 May 2017
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Symmetry in the Eye of the Beholder
Seyed Ali Amirshahi and Asha Anoosheh and Stella X. Yu and Jakob Suchan and Carl Schultz and Mehul Bhatt
Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 19-24 May 2017
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Image Quality Assessment by Comparing CNN Features Between Images
Seyed Ali Amirshahi and Marius Pedersen and Stella X. Yu
Journal of Imaging Science and Technology, Best Paper Award, Image Quality and System Performance, Electronic Imaging, 2016
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The Perception of Symmetry in the Moving Image -- Multi-Level Computational Analysis of Cinematographic Scene Structure and Its Visual Reception
Jakob Suchan and Mehul Bhatt and Stella X. Yu
ACM Symposium on Applied Perception, Anaheim, California, 22-23 July 2016
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Fine-to-Coarse Knowledge Transfer for Low-Res Image Classification
Xingchao Peng and Judy Hoffman and Stella X. Yu and Kate Saenko
International Conference on Image Processing, Phoenix, Arizona, 25-28 September 2016
Abstract | Paper | arXiv

Affinity CNN: Learning Pixel-Centric Pairwise Relations for Figure/Ground Embedding
Michael Maire and Takuya Narihira and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Las Vegas, Nevada, 27-30 June 2016
Abstract | Paper | Slides | arXiv

A Deep Neural Net Trained for Person Categorization Develops Both Detailed Local Features and Broad Contexual Specificities
Stella X. Yu and Karl Zipser
Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 13-18 May 2016
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Constrained Structured Regression with Convolutional Neural Networks
Deepak Pathak and Philipp Kraehenbuehl and Stella X. Yu and Trevor Darrell
arXiv:1511.07497, online, 23 November 2015
Abstract | arXiv

Mapping Images to Sentiment Adjective Noun Pairs with Factorized Neural Nets
Takuya Narihira and Damian Borth and Stella X. Yu and Karl Ni and Trevor Darrell
arXiv 1511.06838, online, 21 November 2015
Abstract | arXiv

Direct Intrinsics: Learning Albedo-Shading Decomposition by Convolutional Regression
Takuya Narihira and Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu
International Conference on Computer Vision, Santiago, Chile, 13-16 December 2015
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Learning Lightness from Human Judgement on Relative Reflectance
Takuya Narihira and Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Boston, MA, 8-10 June 2015
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FlowWeb: Joint Image Set Alignment by Weaving Consistent, Pixel-wise Correspondences
Tinghui Zhou and Yong Jae Lee and Stella X. Yu and Alexei A. Efros
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Boston, MA, 8-10 June 2015
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Figure-Ground Organization Emerges in a Deep Net with a Feedback Loop
Karl Zipser and Stella X. Yu and Bruno A. Olshausen
Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting: Computational and Mathematical Models in Vision, St. Pete Beach, FL, 13-15 May 2015
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Reconstructive Sparse Code Transfer for Contour Detection and Semantic Labeling
Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu and Pietro Perona
Asian Conference on Computer Vision, Singapore, 1-5 November 2014
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Progressive Multigrid Eigensolvers for Multiscale Spectral Segmentation
Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu
International Conference on Computer Vision, Sydney, Australia, 3-6 December 2013
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Hierarchical Scene Annotation
Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu and Pietro Perona
British Machine Vision Conference, Bristol, UK, 9-13 September 2013
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Change Blindness Reveals Distinctive Featural Processing in Size, Color, and Orientation
Stella X. Yu and Dimitri Lisin
Technical Report TR-13-001, International Computer Science Institute, February 2013
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Power SVM: Generalization with Exemplar Classification Uncertainty
Weiyu Zhang and Stella X. Yu and Shang-Hua Teng
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Providence, Rhode Island, 16-21 June 2012
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Angular Embedding: A Robust Quadratic Criterion
Stella X. Yu
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 34(1):158-73, 2012
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Object Detection and Segmentation from Joint Embedding of Parts and Pixels
Michael Maire and Stella X. Yu and Pietro Perona
International Conference on Computer Vision, Barcelona, Spain, 6-13 Novemeber 2011
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Pop Out Many Small Structures from a Very Large Microscopic Image
Elena Bernardis and Stella X. Yu
Medical Image Analysis, 15(5):690-707, 2011
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Linear Scale and Rotation Invariant Matching
Hao Jiang and Stella X. Yu and David R. Martin
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 33(7):1339-55, 2011
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Feature Transitions with Saccadic Search: Size, Color, and Orientation Are Not Alike
Stella X. Yu
Neural Information Processing Systems, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, 6-9 Dec 2010
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Classification and Feature Selection with Human Performance Data
Christina Pavlopoulou and Stella X. Yu
International Conference on Image Processing, Hong Kong, 26-29 Sept 2010
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Segmentation Subject to Stitching Constraints: Finding Many Small Structures in a Large Image
Elena Bernardis and Stella X. Yu
International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention, Beijing, China, 20-24 Sept 2010
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Finding Dots: Segmentation as Popping out Regions from Boundaries
Elena Bernardis and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, San Francisco, California, 13-18 June 2010
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Indoor-Outdoor Classification with Human Accuracies: Image or Edge Gist?
Christina Pavlopoulou and Stella X. Yu
IEEE CVPR Workshop on Advancing Computer Vision with Humans in the Loop, San Francisco, California, 14 June 2010
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Structural Correspondence as a Contour Grouping Problem
Elena Bernardis and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Mathematical Methods in Biomedical Image Analysis, San Francisco, California, 14 June 2010
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Edge-Preserving Laplacian Pyramid
Stella X. Yu
International Symposium on Visual Computing, Las Vegas, Nevada, 30 Nov-2 Dec 2009
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Image Compression based on Visual Saliency at Individual Scales
Stella X. Yu and Dimitri A. Lisin
International Symposium on Visual Computing, Las Vegas, Nevada, 30 Nov-2 Dec 2009
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A Unifying View of Contour Length Bias Correction
Christina Pavlopoulou and Stella X. Yu
International Symposium on Visual Computing, Las Vegas, Nevada, 30 Nov-2 Dec 2009
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Robust Segmentation by Cutting across a Stack of Gamma Transformed Images
Elena Bernardis and Stella X. Yu
Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Bonn, Germany, 24-27 Aug 2009
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Boundaries as Contours of Optimal Appearance and Area of Support
Christina Pavlopoulou and Stella X. Yu
Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Bonn, Germany, 24-27 Aug 2009
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Angular Embedding: from Jarring Intensity Differences to Perceived Luminance
Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Miami Beach, Florida, 20-25 June 2009
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Linear Solution to Scale and Rotation Invariant Object Matching
Hao Jiang and Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Miami Beach, Florida, 20-25 June 2009
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Learning from Disagreements: Discriminative Performance Evaluation
Christina Pavlopoulou and David Martin and Stella X. Yu and Hao Jiang
The 11th IEEE International Workshop on Performance Evaluation of Tracking and Surveillance, Miami Beach, Florida, 25 June 2009
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Inferring Spatial Layout from a Single Image via Depth-Ordered Grouping
Stella X. Yu and Hao Zhang and Jitendra Malik
The 6th IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Perceptual Organization in Computer Vision, Anchorage, Alaska, 23 June 2008
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Segmentation Induced by Scale Invariance
Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, San Diego, 20-26 June 2005
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Segmentation Using Multiscale Cues
Stella X. Yu
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Washington DC, 27 June - 2 July 2004
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Segmentation Given Partial Grouping Constraints
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 26(2):173-83, 2004
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Computational Models of Perceptual Organization
Stella X. Yu
Ph.D. Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, May 2003
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Multiclass Spectral Clustering
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
International Conference on Computer Vision, Nice, France, 11-17 Oct 2003
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Object-Specific Figure-Ground Segregation
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Madison, Wisconsin, USA, 16-22 June 2003
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Concurrent Object Recognition and Segmentation by Graph Partitioning
Stella X. Yu and Ralph Gross and Jianbo Shi
Neural Information Processing Systems, Vancouver, Canada, 9-14 Dec 2002
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Understanding Popout through Repulsion
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Kauai Marriott, Hawaii, USA, 9-15 Dec 2001
Abstract | Paper (w/ correction) | Slides

Grouping with Bias
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
Neural Information Processing Systems, Vancouver, Canada, 3-8 Dec 2001
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Segmentation with Pairwise Attraction and Repulsion
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
International Conference on Computer Vision, Vancouver, Canada, 9-12 July 2001
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Grouping with Directed Relationships
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Sophia Antipolis, France, 3-5 Sept 2001
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A Hierarchical Markov Random Field Model for Figure-Ground Segregation
Stella X. Yu and Tai Sing Lee and Takeo Kanade
Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Sophia Antipolis, France, 3-5 Sept 2001
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Understanding Popout: Pre-Attentive Segmentation through Nondirectional Repulsion
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
Technical Report CMU-RI-TR-01-20, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, July 2001
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Perceiving Shapes through Region and Boundary Interaction
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
Technical Report CMU-RI-TR-01-21, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, July 2001
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Grouping with Bias
Stella X. Yu and Jianbo Shi
Technical Report CMU-RI-TR-01-22, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, July 2001
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An Information-Theoretic Framework for Understanding Saccadic Behaviors
Tai Sing Lee and Stella X. Yu
Neural Information Processing Systems, Denver, Colorado, USA, 29 Nov - 4 Dec 1999
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What Do V1 Neurons Tell Us about Saccadic Suppression?
Stella X. Yu and Tai Sing Lee
Journal of Neural Computing, 32-3:271-7, 2000
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Optimization Models for the First Arrival Target Distribution Function in Discrete Time
Stella X. Yu and Yuanlie Lin and Pingfan Yan
Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, 225(1):193-223, 1998
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