Publications

2017

Unambiguous Text Localization and Retrieval for Cluttered Scenes. [PDF] [Dataset] [Code]
Xuejian Rong, Chucai Yi, and Yingli Tian.
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2017. (Spotlight)

Evaluation of Low-Level Features for Real-World Surveillance Event Detection. [PDF]
Yang Xian, Xuejian Rong, Xiaodong Yang, and Yingli Tian.
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), 2017.

Assistive Indoor Navigation for the Visually Impaired in Multi-Floor Environments. [PDF]
J. Pablo Munoz, Bing Li, Xuejian Rong, Jizhong Xiao, Yingli Tian, and Aris Arditi.
IEEE Intl. Conference on CYBER Tech. (CYBER), 2017. (Best Paper Award)

2016

Guided Text Spotting for Assistive Blind Navigation in Unfamiliar Environments. [PDF]
Xuejian Rong, Bing Li, Jizhong Xiao, Aris Arditi, and Yingli Tian.
The 12th International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC), 2016. (Oral)

Adaptive Shrinkage Cascades for Blind Image Deconvolution. [PDF]
Xuejian Rong and Yingli Tian.
IEEE International Conference on Digital Signal Processing (DSP), 2016. (Oral)

Recognizing Text-based Traffic Guide Panels with Cascaded Localization Network. [PDF] [Poster] [Dataset]
Xuejian Rong, Chucai Yi, and Yingli Tian.
ECCV Workshop on Computer Vision for Road Scene Understanding and Autonomous Driving (CVRSUAD), 2016.

Region Trajectories for Video Semantic Concept Detection. [PDF]
Yuancheng Ye, Xuejian Rong, Xiaodong Yang, and Yingli Tian.
ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), 2016.

ISANA: Wearable Context-Aware Indoor Assistive Navigation with Obstacle Avoidance for the Blind. [PDF]
Bing Li, J. Pablo Munoz, Xuejian Rong, Jizhong Xiao, Yingli Tian, and Aris Arditi.
ECCV Workshop on Assistive Computer Vision and Robotics (ACVR), 2016.

Depth-aware Indoor Staircase Detection and Recognition for the Visually Impaired. [PDF] [Slides] [Dataset]
Rai Munoz, Xuejian Rong, and Yingli Tian.
IEEE ICME Workshop on Mobile Multimedia Computing (MMC), 2016.

2015

Assisting Blind People to Avoid Obstacles: An Wearable Obstacle Stereo Feedback System based on 3D Detection. [PDF]
Bing Li, Xiaochen Zhang, J. Pablo Munoz, Jizhong Xiao, Xuejian Rong, and Yingli Tian.
IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO), 2015.

CCNY at TRECVID 2015: Video Semantic Concept Localization. [PDF]
Yuancheng Ye, Xuejian Rong, Xiaodong Yang, and Yingli Tian.
NIST TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation Workshop (TREVCID), 2015.

2014

Scene Text Recognition in Multiple Frames based on Text Tracking. [PDF] [Poster]
Xuejian Rong, Chucai Yi, Xiaodong Yang, and Yingli Tian.
IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2014.

CCNY at TRECVID 2014: Surveillance Event Detection. [PDF] [Poster] [Dataset]
Yang Xian, Xuejian Rong, Xiaodong Yang, and Yingli Tian.
NIST TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation Workshop (TREVCID), 2014.