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Robert Collins

Associate Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Computer Science and Engineering

W327 Westgate Building

rtc12@psu.edu

814-863-1944

Research Areas:

Interest Areas:

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Hartford, 1983
  • MS, Computer Science, University of Massachusetts, 1986
  • Ph D, Computer Science, University of Massachusetts, 1993

Publications

Book, Chapters

  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2008, Moving Object Localization in Thermal Imagery by Forward-Backward Motion History Images, Springer London, pp. 271-291
  • C. Jaynes and Robert Collins, 2006, Introduction, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 1-14
  • Yanxi Liu, RobertT. Collins and WilliamE. Rothfus, 2000, Robust Midsagittal Plane Extraction from Coarse, Pathological 3D Images, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 83-94
  • C. Jaynes, Robert Collins, Y. Cheng, X. Wang, F. Stolle, A. Hanson and E. Riseman, 1996, Automatic Construction of Three-Dimensional Models of Buildings, Morgan Kaufmann, pp. 223-236
  • Robert Collins, Christopher O. Jaynes, Yong-qing Cheng, Xiaoguang Wang, Frank R. Stolle, Howard Schultz, Allen R. Hanson and Edward M. Riseman, 1996, The UMass Ascender System for 3D Site Model Construction, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, pp. 209–222
  • B. Draper, Robert Collins, J. Brolio, A. Hanson and E. Riseman, 1991, The Schema System, IEEE Computer Society Press, pp. 433-471
  • B. Draper, Robert Collins, J. Brolio, A. Hanson and E. Riseman, 1988, Issues in the Development of a Blackboard-Based Schema System for Image Understanding, Addison Wesley

Journal Articles

  • Minwoo Park, Jiebo Luo, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2014, "Estimating the camera direction of a geotagged image using reference images", Pattern Recognition, 47, (9), pp. 2880–2893
  • Minwoo Park, Jiebo Luo, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2014, "Estimating the camera direction of a geotagged image using referenceimages", Pattern Recognition, 47, (9), pp. 2880–2893
  • Richard B Ruback, Robert Collins, Sarah Koon-Magnin, Weina Ge, Luke Bonkiewicz and Clifford E. Lutz, 2013, "People Transitioning Across Places: A Multimethod Investigation of How People Go to Football Games", Environment and Behavior, 45, (2), pp. 239-266
  • Weina Ge, Robert Collins and Barry Ruback, 2012, "Vision-Based Analysis of Small Groups in Pedestrian Crowds", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 34, (5), pp. 1003–1016
  • W. Ge*, Robert Collins and B. Ruback, 2012, "Vision-based Analysis of Small Groups in Pedestrian Crowds", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), 34, (5), pp. 1003-1016
  • Evens Jean, Ingmar Rauschert, Robert Collins, Ali R. Hurson, Sahra Sedigh and Yu Jiao, 2011, "RISN: An Efficient Sensor Network Overlay with Support for Autonomousand Distributed Applications", International Journal of Communications, Network and System Sciences, 4, (1), pp. 1–16
  • W. Ge and Robert Collins, 2010, "Crowd Density Analysis with Marked Point Processings [Applications Corner]", Signal Processing Magazine, 27, (5), pp. 107-111
  • Minwoo Park, Kyle Brocklehurst, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2009, "Deformed Lattice Detection in Real-World Images Using Mean-Shift BeliefPropagation", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Learning (PAMI), Special Issue on Probabilistic Graphical Models, 31, (10), pp. 1804–1816
  • Minwoo Park, Kyle Brocklehurst, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2009, "Deformed Lattice Detection in Real-World Images Using Mean-Shift Belief Propagation", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Learning (PAMI), Special Issue on Probabilistic Graphical Models, 31, (10), pp. 1804–1816
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2009, "Shape constrained figure-ground segmentation and tracking", IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CVPR 2009, Miami, FL, pp. 731-738
  • Hulya Yalcin, Robert Collins and Martial Hebert, 2007, "Background estimation under rapid gain change in thermal imagery", Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 106, (2-3), pp. 148–161
  • Ervina Widjaja, Nai-Chi Liu, Mingfeng Li, Robert Collins, Osman A. Basaran and Michael T. Harris, 2007, "Dynamics of sessile droplet evaporation: A comparison of the spine and the elliptic mesh generation methods", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 31, (3), pp. 219–232
  • Robert Collins, Yanxi Liu and M. Leordeanu, 2005, "On-Line Selection of Discriminative Tracking Features", 27, (10), pp. 1631-1643
  • Robert Collins, Yanxi Liu and Marius Leordeanu, 2005, "Online Selection of Discriminative Tracking Features", IEEE Transaction on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 27, (10), pp. 1631–1643
  • Sundar Vedula, Simon Baker, Peter Rander, Robert Collins and Takeo Kanade, 2005, "Three-Dimensional Scene Flow", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 27, (3), pp. 475–480
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and Yanghai Tsin, 2004, "A Computational Model for Periodic Pattern Perception Based on Friezeand Wallpaper Groups", IEEE Journal on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 26, (3), pp. 354–371
  • Y. Liu, Robert Collins and Y. Tsin, 2004, "A Computational Model for Periodic Pattern Perception Based on Frieze and Wallpaper Groups", IEEE Journal on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), 26, (3), pp. 354-371
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and Yanghai Tsin, 2003, "A Computational Model for Periodic Pattern Perception Based on Friezeand Wallpaper Groups", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), 26, (3), pp. 354–371
  • Yong-Qing Cheng, Robert Collins, Xiaoguang Wang, Edward M. Riseman and Allen R. Hanson, 2002, "Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Points and Lines with UnknownCorrespondence", International Journal of Computer Vision, 47, (1-3), pp. 289
  • Yong-Qing Cheng, Robert Collins, Xiaoguang Wang, Edward M. Riseman and Allen R. Hanson, 2001, "Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Points and Lines with UnknownCorrespondence", International Journal of Computer Vision, 47, (1-3), pp. 289
  • Robert Collins, A.J. Lipton, H. Fujiyoshi and T. Kanade, 2001, "Algorithms for cooperative multisensor surveillance", Proceedings of the IEEE, Special Issue on Video Communications, Processing and Understanding for Third Generation Surveillance Systems, 89, (10), pp. 1456-1477
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and William E. Rothfus, 2001, "Robust Midsagittal Plane Extraction from Normal and Pathological 3D Neuroradiology Images", IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 20, (3), pp. 175–192
  • Y. Q. Cheng, X. G. Wang, Robert Collins, E. Riseman and A. Hanson, 2001, "Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Points and Lines with Unknown Correspondence Across Images", International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), 45, (2), pp. 129-156
  • Robert Collins, Christophe Biernacki, Gilles Celeux, Alan J. Lipton, Gérard Govaert and Takeo Kanade, 2000, "Introduction to the Special Section on Video Surveillance", IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell., 22, (8), pp. 745–746
  • Robert Collins, Christopher O. Jaynes, Yong-Qing Cheng, Xiaoguang Wang, Frank Stolle, Edward M. Riseman and Allen R. Hanson, 1998, "The Ascender System: Automated Site Modeling from Multiple Aerial Images", Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 72, (2), pp. 143–162
  • Robert Collins, Christopher O. Jaynes, Yong-Qing Cheng, Xiaoguang Wang, Frank Stolle, Edward M. Riseman and Allen R. Hanson, 1998, "The Ascender System: Automated Site Modeling from Multiple AerialImages", Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 72, (2), pp. 143–162
  • Robert Collins, 1997, "On the Adequacy of Projective Camera Models", Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing : Image Understanding, 65, (3), pp. 434-435
  • Robert Collins, 1997, "Reply to Pizlo, Rosenfeld, and Weiss", Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 65, (3), pp. 434–435
  • Bruce A. Draper, Robert Collins, John Brolio, Allen R. Hanson and Edward M. Riseman, 1989, "The schema system", International Journal of Computer Vision, 2, (3), pp. 209–250

Conference Proceedings

  • P. Carr and Robert Collins, 2016, "Assessing tracking performance in complex scenarios using mean time between failures", Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
  • Michael C Wolff, Robert Collins and Y. Liu, 2016, "Regularity-driven building facade matching between aerial and street views", IEEE Computer Society, 2016
  • Robert Collins and Peter Carr, 2014, "Hybrid Stochastic / Deterministic Optimization for Tracking SportsPlayers and Pedestrians", Springer, 8690, pp. 298–313
  • Chen-Ping Yu, Guilherme C. S. Ruppert, Robert Collins, Dan T. D. Nguyen, Alexandre X. Falcao and Yanxi Liu, 2014, "3D blob based brain tumor detection and segmentation in MR images", IEEE, pp. 1192–1197
  • Sitapa Rujikietgumjorn and Robert Collins, 2013, "Optimized Pedestrian Detection for Multiple and Occluded People", IEEE, pp. 3690–3697
  • Asad A. Butt and Robert Collins, 2013, "Multi-target Tracking by Lagrangian Relaxation to Min-cost Network Flow", IEEE, pp. 1846–1853
  • Jingchen Liu, Peter Carr, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2013, "Tracking Sports Players with Context-Conditioned Motion Models", IEEE, pp. 1830–1837
  • Jingchen Liu, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2013, "Robust autocalibration for a surveillance camera network", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 433–440
  • Asad A. Butt and Robert Collins, 2012, "Multiple Target Tracking Using Frame Triplets", Springer, 7726, pp. 163–176
  • Ingmar Rauschert and Robert Collins, 2012, "A Generative Model for Simultaneous Estimation of Human Body Shapeand Pixel-Level Segmentation", Springer, 7576, pp. 704–717
  • Robert Collins, 2012, "Multitarget data association with higher-order motion models", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 1744–1751
  • J. Liu, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2011, "Automated Surveillance Calibration Based on Pedestrian Height Distributions", pp. 117.1-117.11
  • Jingchen Liu, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2011, "Automatic Surveillance Camera Calibration without Pedestrian Tracking", BMVA Press, pp. 1–11
  • Evens Jean, Robert Collins, Ali R. Hurson, Sahra Sedigh and Yu Jiao, 2010, "RISN: An Efficient, Dynamically Tasked and Interoperable SensorNetwork Overlay", IEEE, pp. 224–231
  • Minwoo Park, Kyle Brocklehurst, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2010, "Image De-fencing Revisited", Springer, 6495, pp. 422–434
  • Minwoo Park, Kyle Brocklehurst, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2010, "Translation-Symmetry-Based Perceptual Grouping with Applications to Urban Scenes", Springer, 6494, pp. 329–342
  • Minwoo Park, Jiebo Luo, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2010, "Beyond GPS: determining the camera viewing direction of a geotagged image", ACM, pp. 631–634
  • Weina Ge and Robert Collins, 2010, "Crowd Detection with a Multiview Sampler", Springer, 6315, pp. 324–337
  • Minwoo Park, Somesh Kashyap, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2010, "Data driven mean-shift belief propagation for non-gaussian MRFs", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 3547–3554
  • Aditi Rathi, Michael Vincent Debole, Weina Ge, Robert Collins and Narayanan Vijaykrishnan, 2010, "A GPU based implementation of Center-Surround Distribution Distance for feature extraction and matching", IEEE, pp. 172–177
  • Weina Ge and Robert Collins, 2009, "Evaluation of sampling-based pedestrian detection for crowd counting", pp. 1-7
  • Weina Ge, Robert Collins and B. Ruback, 2009, "Automatically detecting the small group structure of a crowd", pp. 1-8
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2009, "Shape constrained figure-ground segmentation and tracking", pp. 731-738
  • W. Ge and Robert Collins, 2009, "Marked point processes for crowd counting", pp. 2913-2920
  • Robert Collins and Weina Ge, 2008, "CSDD Features: Center-Surround Distribution Distance for Feature Extraction and Matching", Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 5304, pp. 140-153
  • Minwoo Park, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2008, "Deformed Lattice Discovery Via Efficient Mean-Shift Belief Propagation", Springer-Verlag, 5304, (2), pp. 474-485
  • Weina Ge and Robert Collins, 2008, "Multi-target Data Association by Tracklets with Unsupervised Parameter Estimation", pp. 935-944
  • Z. Yin and Robert Collins, 2008, "Online Figure-Ground Segmentation with Edge Pixel Classification", pp. 10
  • Seungkyu Lee, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2008, "Rotation Symmetry Group Detection Via Frequency Analysis of Frieze-Expansions", pp. 8
  • Minwoo Park, Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 2008, "Efficient mean shift belief propagation for vision tracking", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 8
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2008, "Object tracking and detection after occlusion via numerical hybridlocal and global mode-seeking", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 8
  • Zhaozheng Yin, Fatih Porikli and Robert Collins, 2008, "Likelihood Map Fusion for Visual Object Tracking", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 1–7
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2007, "Belief Propagation in a 3D Spatio-temporal MRF for Moving Object Detection", IEEE Computer Society
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2007, "On-the-fly Object Modeling while Tracking", IEEE Computer Society
  • Seungkyu Lee, Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 2007, "Shape Variation-Based Frieze Pattern for Robust Gait Recognition", IEEE Computer Society
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2006, "Moving Object Localization in Thermal Imagery by Forward-backward MHI", IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA, USA, pp. 8
  • Jiayong Zhang, Jiebo Luo, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2006, "Body Localization in Still Images Using Hierarchical Models and Hybrid Search", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 1536–1543
  • Zhaozheng Yin and Robert Collins, 2006, "Spatial Divide and Conquer with Motion Cues for Tracking through Clutter", IEEE Computer Society, pp. 570–577
  • Jiayong Zhang, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2005, "Bayesian Body Localization Using Mixture of Nonlinear Shape Models", pp. 725–732
  • David Tolliver, Gary L. Miller and Robert Collins, 2005, "Corrected Laplacians: Closer Cuts and Segmentation with Shape Priors", pp. 92–98
  • Hulya Yalcin, Martial Hebert, Robert Collins and Michael J. Black, 2005, "A Flow-Based Approach to Vehicle Detection and Background Mosaickingin Airborne Video", pp. 1202
  • Marius Leordeanu and Robert Collins, 2005, "Unsupervised Learning of Object Features from Video Sequences", pp. 1142–1149
  • Hulya Yalcin, Robert Collins and Martial Hebert, 2005, "Background Estimation under Rapid Gain Change in Thermal Imagery", pp. 1-8
  • David Tolliver, Robert Collins and Simon Baker, 2005, "Multilevel Spectral Partitioning for Efficient Image Segmentation and Tracking", pp. 414–420
  • Robert Collins, Xuhui Zhou and Seng Keat Teh, 2005, "An Open Source Tracking Testbed and Evaluation Web Site", pp. 16-24
  • , 2005, "7th IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision / IEEE Workshop on Motion and Video Computing (WACV/MOTION 2005), 5-7 January 2005, Breckenridge, CO, USA", IEEE Computer Society
  • Jiang Gao, Robert Collins, Alexander G. Hauptmann and Howard D. Wactlar, 2004, "Articulated Motion Modeling for Activity Analysis", pp. 21–23
  • Jiayong Zhang, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2004, "Representation and Matching of Articulated Shapes", pp. 342–349
  • Xuhui Zhou, Robert Collins, Takeo Kanade and Peter Metes, 2003, "A master-slave system to acquire biometric imagery of humans at distance", ACM Press, pp. 113–120
  • Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2003, "On-Line Selection of Discriminative Tracking Features", pp. 346–352
  • David Tolliver and Robert Collins, 2003, "Gait Shape Estimation for Identification", pp. 734–742
  • Robert Collins, 2003, "Mean-shift Blob Tracking through Scale Space", pp. 234–240
  • Robert Collins, Omead Amidi and Takeo Kanade, 2002, "An active camera system for acquiring multi-view video", pp. 527–520
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and Yanghai Tsin, 2002, "Gait Sequence Analysis Using Frieze Patterns", pp. 657–671
  • Robert Collins, Ralph Gross and Jianbo Shi, 2002, "Silhouette-Based Human Identification from Body Shape and Gait", pp. 366–371
  • Yanghai Tsin, Robert Collins, Visvanathan Ramesh and Takeo Kanade, 2001, "Bayesian Color Constancy for Outdoor Object Recognition", pp. 1132–1139
  • Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 2001, "Skewed Symmetry Groups", pp. 872–879
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and Yanghai Tsin, 2001, "Gait Sequence Analysis Using Frieze Patterns"
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and William E. Rothfus, 2000, "Robust Midsagittal Plane Extraction from Coarse, Pathological 3D Images", Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1935, pp. 83-94
  • Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 2000, "Periodic Pattern Analysis under Affine Distortions Using WallpaperGroups", pp. 241–250
  • Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 2000, "A Computational Model for Repeated Pattern Perception Using Friezeand Wallpaper Groups", pp. 1537–1544
  • Y. Liu, Robert Collins and W. E. Rothfus, 2000, "Evaluation of a Robust Midsagittal Plane Extraction Algorithm for Coarse, Pathological 3D Images", Proceedings of International Conference of Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI 2000), pp. 83-94
  • Sundar Vedula, Simon Baker, Peter Rander, Robert Collins and Takeo Kanade, 1999, "Three-Dimensional Scene Flow", pp. 722–729
  • F. Dellaert and Robert Collins, 1999, "Fast Image-Based Tracking by Selective Pixel Integration"
  • Robert Collins and Yanghai Tsin, 1999, "Calibration of an Outdoor Active Camera System", pp. 1528–1534
  • Robert Collins, 1997, "Multi-Image Focus of Attention for Rapid Site Model Construction", pp. 575–581
  • Xiaoguang Wang, Yong-Qing Cheng, Robert Collins and Allen R. Hanson, 1996, "Determining Correspondences and Rigid Motion of 3-D Point Sets with Missing Data", pp. 252–257
  • Robert Collins, 1996, "A Space-Sweep Approach to True Multi-Image Matching", pp. 358–363
  • Xiaoguang Wang, Yong-Qing Cheng, Robert Collins and Allen R. Hanson, 1996, "Determining Correspondences and Rigid Motion of 3-D Point Sets withMissing Data", pp. 252–257
  • Xiaoguang Wang, Jonathan Lim, Robert Collins and Allen R. Hanson, 1996, "Automated Texture Extraction from Multiple Images to Support Site Model Refinement and Visualization", pp. 399–408
  • Robert Collins, Yong-Qing Cheng, Christopher O. Jaynes, Frank Stolle, Xiaoguang Wang, Allen R. Hanson and Edward M. Riseman, 1995, "Site Model Acquisition and Extension from Aerial Images", pp. 888–893
  • Christopher O. Jaynes, Frank Stolle and Robert Collins, 1994, "Task driven perceptual organization for extraction of rooftop polygons", pp. 152–159
  • Robert Collins and J. Ross Beveridge, 1993, "Matching perspective views of coplanar structures using projective unwarping and similarity matching", pp. 240–245
  • Robert Collins, 1992, "Single plane model extension using projective transformations and data fusion", pp. 752-754
  • Robert Collins and Richard S. Weiss, 1990, "Vanishing point calculation as a statistical inference on the unitsphere", pp. 400–403
  • Robert Collins and R. Weiss, 1989, "An Efficient and Accurate Method for Computing Vanishing Points", Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C, 14, pp. 92-94
  • B.A. Draper, J. Brolio, Robert Collins, A.R. Hanson and E.M. Riseman, 1988, "Image interpretation by distributed cooperative processes", pp. 129-135

Magazines/Trade Publications

  • Weina Ge and Robert Collins, 2010, "Crowd Density Analysis with Marked Point Processings [Applications Corner]", 27, (5), pp. 107-111

Technical Reports

  • B. McPheron, V. Crespi, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2014, "Automatic Detection of Exploding Aggregates in a Colloidal Suspension"
  • M. Park, K. Brocklehurst, Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2010, "Translation Symmetry-based Perceptual Grouping for Urban Scene Understanding"
  • Z. Yin and Robert Collins, 2005, "Spatial Divide and Conquer with Motion for Tracking"
  • Robert Collins and Yanxi Liu, 2003, "On-Line Selection of Discriminative Tracking Features"
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and Y. Tsin, 2001, "Gait Sequence Analysis Using Frieze Patterns"
  • Robert Collins, A. Lipton, T. Kanade, H. Fujiyoshi, D. Duggins, Y. Tsin, D. Tolliver, N. Enomoto and O. Hasegawa, 2000, "A System for Video Surveillance and Monitoring: VSAM Final Report"
  • Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 2000, "A Computational Model for Repeated Pattern Perception Using Frieze and Wallpaper Groups"
  • Yanxi Liu and Robert Collins, 1998, "Frieze and Wallpaper Symmetry Groups Classification Under Affine and Perspective Distortion"
  • Yanxi Liu, Robert Collins and W. E. Rothfus, 1996, "Automatic Extraction of the Central Symmetry (Mid-Sagittal) Plane from Pathological Neuroradiology Images", Technical Report CMU RI-96-40, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Research Projects

  • October 2005 - February 2007, "CMU Tracking, Part I (Subcontract to CMU)," (Sponsor: DARPA).
  • July 2003 - June 2005, "Research in Identification and Tracking in Support of VIVID (BASE)," (Sponsor: DARPA).
  • August 2002 - July 2005, "Avatar-Guided Estimation of Human Shape and Motion," (Sponsor: NSF).

Honors and Awards

  • PSEAS Outstanding Teaching Award, PSEAS, 2010
  • 2005 Second Joint IEEE International Workshop on Object Tracking and Classification in and Beyond the Visible Spectrum (OTCBVS'05) Best Paper Award, IEEE, 2005

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Member, Awards Committee, August 2014 - July 2015
  • Member, Promotion and Tenure Committee, August 2007 - July 2014
  • Member, Teaching Load Committee, August 2013 - July 2014
  • Member, Personnel Committee, August 2006 - July 2011
  • Member, Faculty Development and Teaching Issues Committee, August 2009 - July 2010
  • Advisor, Engineering Advising Center, September 2006 - December 2006
  • Outside MemberPromotion and Tenure Committee for James Wang, IST, 2005
  • Chairperson, Awards Committee, August 2015

Service to External Organizations:

  • Chairperson, Program Coordination, June 2013
  • Area ChairIEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2012), June 2012
  • Area ChairAsian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV 2012), November 2012
  • Area ChairIEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2011), June 2011
  • Area Chair12th IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2009), September 2009 - October 2009
  • Area ChairIEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2009), June 2009
  • Member, Program Committee, October 2008
  • Member, Program Committee, October 2007
  • Member, Program Committee, October 2007
  • Member, Program Committee, June 2007
  • Member, Program Committee, February 2007
  • Member, Program Committee, January 2006
  • Member, Program Committee, April 2006
  • Member, Program Committee, June 2006
  • Member, Program Committee, October 2005
  • Member, Program Committee, October 2005
  • Member, Program Committee, June 2005
  • Area ChairSession 6-B: Computational Geometry, IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Conference (CVPR 1999), June 1999
 


 

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