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Prof. Amy Hui ZHANG
Professor and Programme Director of Computer Science and Technology
Division of Science and Technology
office: T3-602-R7

Curriculum Vitae

Education

Ph.D. in Computer Vision, The University of Hong Kong
M.Eng. in Computer Software, Zhejiang University
B.Eng. in Computer Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University

Research Interests

- Computer vision, computer graphics and image processing, including camera calibration, model reconstruction and representation, and motion estimation from image sequences.
- Pattern recognition, including medical image analysis, human action recognition, and face expression recognition.
- Human Computer Interaction
- Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
- Holography
- 3D printing, especially 3D printed robots.

Current Teaching

Computer graphics
Computer vision and pattern recognition
Linear algebra
Information Technology for Successful Work and Life

Selected Publications
  • Y. Liu, J. Yang, X. Zhou, Q. Ma and H. Zhang, Intrinsic calibration of a camera to a line-structured light using a single view of two spheres, in Proc. of International Conference on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems (ACIVS 2018), Poitiers, France, Sept. 24-27, 2018.
  • H. Huang, H. Zhang and Y. Cheung, The Common Self-polar Triangle of Separate Circles: Properties and Applications to Camera Calibration, In. Proc. of International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP2016), Phoenix USA, Sept. 2016.
  • H. Huang, H. Zhang and Y. Cheung, Homography Estimation from the Common Self-polar Triangle of Separate Ellipses, In. Proc. of the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR2016), Las Vegas USA, June 2016.
  • H. Huang, H. Zhang, Y. Cheung, The Common Self-Polar Triangle of Concentric Circles and Its Application to Camera Calibration, In Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Jun. 2015.
  • H. Huang, H. Zhang, Y. M. Chung, Camera Calibration Based on the Common Self-polar Triangle of Sphere Images, In Proc. of the Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2014), Singapore, Nov. 2014.
  • D. Wu, F. Zhu, L. Shao and H. Zhang, One Shot Learning Gesture Recognition with Kinect Sensor, In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia, Nara, Japan, Oct. 2012.
  • H. Zhang and K.-Y. K. Wong, Self-Calibration of Turntable Sequences from Silhouettes, IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), 31(1):5-14, Jan. 2009, (IF: 17.730).
  • K.-Y. K. Wong, G. Zhang, C. Liang and H. Zhang, 1D Camera Geometry and Its Application to the Self-Calibration of Circular Motion Sequences, IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), 30(12):2243-2248, Dec. 2008, (IF: 17.730).
  • L. Shao, H. Zhang and G. de Haan, An Overview and Performance Evaluation of Classification Based Least Squares Trained Filters, IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP08), 17(10), pp. 1772-1782, Oct. 2008, (IF: 5.072).
  • H. Zhang, K.-Y. K. Wong and G. Zhang, Camera Calibration From Images of Spheres, IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), 29(3):499-503, Mar. 2007, (IF: 17.730).
Grants and Projects
  • PI, Course of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Innovation and Enhancement Project, Guangdong Provincial, 2019-2020.
  • PI, STEM Innovation Education Research in Guangdong Primary and Secondary School, Innovation and Enhancement Project, Guangdong Provincial, 2019-2020.
  • PI, Real time 3D reconstruction with hand-held mobile devices, Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong, 2017-2019.
  • Co-PI, Hardware-free 3D scanning and low cost 3D printing for manufacture and clinical application of orthopedic external fixation brace, Guangzhou Municipal Science and Technology Innovation Council, 2016-2019.
  • PI, UIC DST – HKBU CSD Joint Research Center for Active Media Computing, June 2015-2017.
  • Co-PI, Research on Lip-password Based Technologies for Personal Identity Verification, No. 61272366, National Nature Science Fund of China (NSFC), 2013-2016.
  • Co-PI, Super-resolution Face Recognition, No. 61172136, National Nature Science Fund of China (NSFC), 2012-2015(completed).
  • PI, Camera Calibration from Video in Mirror and 3D Model Reconstruction of Non-Rigid Objects, No. 61005038, National Nature Science Fund of China (NSFC), 2011-2013 (completed).
Academic and Social Service
  • Guest Editor, Special Issue on “Fast and Robust Methods for Multiple-view Vision”, EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, 2010.
  • Publication Chair, the 15th ACM International Conference on Virtual Reality Continuum and Its Applications in Industry (VRCAI 2016), Zhuhai, China, November 2016.
  • General Co-Chair, 3D Printing Forum, The 17th National Image and Graphics Conference (NIGC2014), Zhuhai, China, November 2014.
Awards and Honors
  • 2nd Prize, Excellent Paper Award, Guangdong Computer Society, 2018,
  • 1st Prize, Excellent Poster Award (Tutor), DST Poster Event, 2018.
  • Excellent Tutor, Undergraduate Image and Graphics Competition, Guangdong Image and Graphics Society, 2014.
  • 1st Prize, Undergraduate Image and Graphics Competition, Guangdong Image and Graphics Society, 2014.
  • 2nd Prize, Undergraduate Image and Graphics Competition, Guangdong Image and Graphics Society, 2014.
Postgraduate Opportunities

If you want to become a Ph.D. or MPhil student and seek research opportunities in computer vision, augmented reality or medical image analysis, please feel free to contact me. We are looking for candidates who are willing to contribute to world-class research.