Jie ZHOU, Ph.D.
Professor of Pattern Recognition
Associate Dean, School of Information Science and Technology
Head, Department of Automation
Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Tel: +86 (10) 6277 2343 Fax: +86 (10) 6278 6911
Email: jzhou@tsinghua.edu.cn

Education background

Ph. D. degree from Institute of Pattern Recognition & Artificial Intelligence, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, China, 1995
M.S. degree from Department of Mathematics, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 1992
B.S. degree from Department of Mathematics, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 1990

Experience

Head, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, 2015-present
Chair of Executive Board, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, 2011-2015
Professor, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, 2003-present
Associate Professor, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, 1998-2003
Lecturer, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, 1997-1998
Post-doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, 1995-1997

Concurrent Academic

Pattern Recognition
Prof. Zhou’s research interests include fingerprint recognition, palm print recognition, face recognition and machine learning.His algorithms have been widely used for forensic and access control.

Computer Vision
Prof. Zhou’s research interests include bionic vision, feature descriptor, object detection/tracking/analysis, visual surveillance, and medical image analysis.

Social service

1.IAPR Fellow (2016-present)
2.IEEE Senior Member (2004-present)
3.Member of the governing board, Chinese Association of Automation (2013-present)
4.Associate Secretary-General, Chinese Association of Automation (2016-present)
5.Chair of Education Committee of Chinese Association of Automation (2013-present)
6.Associate Chair of Pattern Recognition Committee in Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence (2013-present)
7.General Chair for Chinese Conference on Biometric Recognition (CCBR) (2013-2017)
8.PC Chair and Steering Committee Member for 2016 Chinese Conference on Pattern Recognition (CCPR2016)
9.Associate Editor-in-Chief of the journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (top journal in China) (2016-2020)
10.Associate editor of International Journal of Robotics and Automation (2004-present)

 

Research Status

1. Pattern Recognition and Visual Surveillance, National Outstanding Young Investigator Grant, 2013-2016
2. Research on Active Vision for Surveillance, granted by Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 2016-2019
3. Data Collecting Instrument for Physical and Bio-chemical Hand Features, granted by Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 2016-2020
4. Research on Novel Algorithms and Applications in Biometrics, granted by Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 2011-2014
5. Theory and Algorithms for Large-Scale Complex-Background Big Visual Data, granted by National Key Research and Development Program of China, 2016-2020

Honors And Awards

1. Recipient of the National Outstanding Youth Foundation of China in 2012
2. No. 1 on FVC ongoing low-quality fingerprint contest (a widely-regarded international contest) from 2013 to now
3. The First Prize from Chinese Institute of Electrics in 2011
4. The Second Prize from Chinese Ministry of Education, in 2011 and 2015, respectively
5. Best Ph. D. Supervisor Nomination Award from the Ministry of Education, China, in 2013
6. Best Ph. D. Supervisor Award from Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence in 2016
7. Best Ph. D. Supervisor Nomination Award from Chinese Association of Automation in 2015
8. Best Ph. D. Supervisor Award from Tsinghua University in 2009, 2011 and 2014

Academic Achievement

Selected publications
1. Hao Liu, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Learning Deep Sharable and Structural Detectors for Face Alignment Group-Aware Deep Feature Learning for Facial Age Estimation. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), to appear
2. Zhixiang Chen, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Nonlinear Structural Hashing for Scalable Video Search. IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), to appear
3. Zhixiang Chen, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Nonlinear Discrete Hashing. IEEE Trans. on Multimedia (TMM), to appear
4. Venice Erin Liong, Jiwen Lu, Yap-Pen Tan, and Jie Zhou. Deep Coupled Metric Learning for Cross-modal Matching. IEEE Trans. on Multimedia (TMM), to appear
5. Hao Liu, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Group-Aware Deep Feature Learning for Facial Age Estimation. Pattern Recognition, to appear
6. Xuanbin Si, Jianjiang Feng, Bo Yuan, and Jie Zhou. Dense Registration of Fingerprints. Pattern Recognition, to appear
7. Junlin Hu, Jiwen Lu, Yap-Pen Tan, and Jie Zhou. Deep Transfer Metric Learning. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), vol.25(12), pp.5576-5588, 2016.
8. Renliang Wen, Jiwen Lu, Yap-Pen Tan, and Jie Zhou. Learning Cascaded Deep Auto-encoder Networks for Face Alignment. IEEE Trans. on Multimedia (TMM), vol.18(10), pp.2066-2078, 2016.
9. Kailin Ge, Han Hu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Depth Estimation using a Sliding Camera. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), vol.25(2), pp.726-739, 2016.
10. Zhenhua Guo, Xingzheng Wang, Jie Zhou, and Jane You. Robust Texture Image Representation by Scale Selective Local Binary Patterns (SSLBP). IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), vol.25(2), pp.687-699, 2016.
11. Yijing Su, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Fingerprint Indexing with Pose Constraint. Pattern Recognition, vol.54(6), pp.1-13, 2016
12. Xuanbin Si, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou, Yuxuan Luo. Detection and Rectification of Distorted Fingerprints. IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol.37(3), pp.555-568, 2015
13. Han Hu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Exploiting Unsupervised and Supervised Constraints for Subspace Clustering. IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol.37(8), pp.1542-1557, 2015
14. Jiwen Lu, Venice Erin Liong, Xiuzhuang Zhou, and Jie Zhou. Learning Compact Binary Face Descriptor for Face Recognition. IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), vol.37(10), pp.2041-2056, 2015
15. Jiwen Lu, Venice Erin Liong, and Jie Zhou. Cost-Sensitive Local Binary Feature Learning for Facial Age Estimation. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), Vol.24(12), pp.5356-5368, 2015
16. Peng Sun, Mark D. Reid, and Jie Zhou. An Improved Multiclass LogitBoost Using Adaptive-One-vs-One.  Machine Learning, Vol.97(3), pp.295-326, 2014
17. Xiangyu Tang, and Jie Zhou. Dynamic Personalized Recommendation using Sparse Data. IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), vol. 25, no. 12, pp. 2895–2899, 2013.
18. Fanglin Chen, Xiaolin Huang, and Jie Zhou. Hierarchical Minutiae Matching for Fingerprint and Palmprint Identification. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), vol. 22(11), pp. 4964–4971, 2013
19. Zhihao Zhang, and Jie Zhou. Multi-task clustering via domain adaptation. Pattern Recognition, Vol.45(1), pp.465-473, 2012
20. Heng Su, Liang Tang, Ying Wu, Daniel Tretter, and Jie Zhou. Spatially Adaptive Block-based Super-resolution. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), Vol.21(3), pp.1031-1045, 2012
21. Heng Su, Ying Wu, and Jie Zhou. Super-resolution without Dense Flow. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), Vol.21(4), pp.1782-1795, 2012
22. Jifeng Dai, and Jie Zhou. Multi-feature based high-resolution palmprint recognition. IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), Vol. 33(5), pp.945-957, 2011.
23. Fanglin Chen, Jianjiang Feng, Anil K. Jain, Jie Zhou, and Jin Zhang. Separating Overlapped Fingerprints. IEEE Trans. on Information Forensic and Security (TIFS), Vol.6(2), pp.346-359, 2011
24. Jie Zhou, Han Hu and Dingrui Wan. Video stabilization and completion using two cameras. IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), Vol.21(12), pp. 1879-1889, 2011.
25. Jie Zhou, Dingrui Wan and Ying Wu. Chameleon-like binocular vision system for visual surveillance. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Vol.27(5), pp.91-101, 2010.
26. Chunyu Yang, Yong Cao, Zaiqing Nie, Jie Zhou, and Jirong Wen. Closing the Loop in Webpage Understanding. IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Vol.22(5), pp. 639-650, 2010
27. Zhihao Zhang, and Jie Zhou. Transfer estimation of evolving class priors in data stream classification. Pattern Recognition, Vol.43(9), pp.3151-3161, 2010.
28. Jie Zhou, Fanglin Chen, and Jinwei Gu, A Novel Algorithm for Detecting Singular Points from Fingerprint Images, IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), Vol. 31(7), pp.1239-1251, July, 2009.
29. Fanglin Chen, Jie Zhou, and Chunyu Yang, Reconstructing orientation field from fingerprint minutiae to improve minutiae matching accuracy, IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), Vol.18(7), pp. 1665-1670, July 2009.
30. Jie Zhou, Fanglin Chen, Nannan Wu, and Chenyu Wu. Crease Detection from Fingerprint Images and Its Applications in Elderly People. Pattern Recognition Vol.42(5), pp.896–906, May, 2009.
31. Xi Wang, Chunyu Yang, and Jie Zhou, Clustering Aggregation by Probability Accumulation, Pattern Recognition Vol.42(5), pp.668–675, May, 2009
32. Dingrui Wan and Jie Zhou. Multi-resolution and wide-scope depth estimation using a dual-PTZ-camera system. IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (TIP), Vol.18(3), pp.677-682, 2009
33. Lin Zhu, Jie Zhou, Jingyan Song, Tracking Multiple Objects Through Occlusion with Online Sampling and Position Estimation, Pattern Recognition, vol.41(8), pp.2447–2460, Aug. 2008
34. Chunyu Yang and Jie Zhou. Non-stationary Data Sequence Classification Using Online Class Distribution Estimation. Pattern Recognition, vol.41(8), pp.2656–2664, Aug. 2008
35. Dingrui Wan and Jie Zhou. Stereo vision using two PTZ cameras. Computer Vision and Image Understanding. Vol.112, pp.184–194, Nov. 2008
36. J. Zhou, D. Gao, and D. Zhang, Robust Moving Vehicle Detection for Automatic Traffic Monitoring, IEEE Trans. On Vehicular Technology, Vol.56(1), pp.51-59, Jan, 2007
37. Z. Fan, J. Zhou and Y. Wu, Multibody Grouping by Inference of Multiple Subspaces from High-Dimensional Data Using Oriented-Frames, IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), Vol.28(1), pp.91-105, 2006.
38. D. Wan and J. Zhou, Fingerprint Recognition Using Model-based Density Map, IEEE Trans. On Image Processing (TIP), Vol.15(6), pp.1690-1696, 2006
39. J. Gu, J. Zhou, and C. Yang, Fingerprint Recognition by Combining Global Structure and Local Cues, IEEE Trans. On Image Processing (TIP), Vol.15(7), pp. 1952-1964, 2006
40. C. Yang, and J. Zhou, A comparative study of combining multiple enrolled samples for fingerprint verification, Pattern Recognition, Vol.39(11), pp.2115-2130, 2006
41. J. Zhou, and J. Gu, A Model-based Method for the Computation of Fingerprints' Orientation Field, IEEE Trans. On Image Processing (TIP), Vol.13(6), June, 2004, pp.821-835
42. J. Zhou and J. Gu, Modeling Orientation Field of Fingerprints with Rational Complex Functions, Pattern Recognition, Vol.37(2), pp. 389-391, 2004
43. Kevin Lin, Jiwen Lu, Chu-song Chen, and Jie Zhou, Learning Compact Binary Descriptors with Unsupervised Deep Neural Networks, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2016
44. Lin Ma, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou, Multiple Feature Fusion via Weighted Entropy for Visual Tracking, IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2015
45. Lin Ma, Xiaoqin Zhang, Weiming Hu, Junliang Xing, Jiwen Lu, and Jie Zhou, Local Subspace Collaborative Tracking,  IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2015
46. Jiwen Lu, Venice Erin Liong, and Jie Zhou, Simultaneous Binary Feature Learning and Encoding for Face Recognition, IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2015
47. Jiwen Lu, Gang Wang, Weihong Deng, Pierre Moulin and Jie Zhou, Multi-Manifold Deep Metric Learning for Image Set Classification, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), pp.1137-1145, 2015
48. Venice Erin Liong, Jiwen Lu, Gang Wang, Pierre Moulin and Jie Zhou, Deep Hashing for Compact Binary Codes Learning, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) , pp.2475-2483, 2015
49. Han Hu, Zhouchen Lin, Jianjiang Feng, and Jie Zhou. Smooth Representation Clustering. IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), pp.3834-3841, 2014
50. Peng Sun, Tong Zhang, and Jie Zhou. A Convergence Rate Analysis for LogitBoost, MART and Their Variant, in Proceedings of the 31th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), 2014
51. Jifeng Dai, Yingnian Wu, Jie Zhou, Songchun Zhu. Cosegmentation and Cosketch by Unsupervised Learning. IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2013.
52. Peng Sun, and Jie Zhou. Saving Evaluation Time for the Decision Function in Boosting: Representation and Reordering Base Learner, in Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), 2013
53. Peng Sun, Mark Reid, and Jie Zhou. AOSO-LogitBoost: Adaptive One-Vs-One LogitBoost for Multi-Class Problem, in Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), pp. 1087-1094, 2012
54. Han Hu and Jie Zhou. Trajectory Matching from unsynchronized videos. IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2010.
55. Quanquan Gu, Jie Zhou, Local Learning Regularized Nonnegative Matrix Factorization, The 21st International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), pp.1046-1051, 2009
56. Z. Fan, J. Zhou and Y. Wu, Multibody Motion Segmentation Based on Simulated Annealing, IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol. 1, pp. 776-781, 2004.
57. Z. Fan, J. Zhou and Y. Wu, Inference of Multiple Subspaces from High -Dimensional Data and Application to Multibody Grouping, IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol. 2, pp. 661-666, 2004.
58. J. Gu and J. Zhou, A Novel Model for Orientation Field of Fingertips, IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol 2, pp. 493-498, 2003.
59. C. Wu, J. Zhou, Z. Bian and G. Rong, Detecting Creases in the Fingerprint, IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), vol 2, pp. 505-510, 2003.
60. J. Zhou, etal, Automatic Cartridge Identification for Firearm authentication, Proceedings of the IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, (CVPR), vol.1, pp749-754, 2001
61. X. Lv, J. Zhou, and C. Zhang. A Novel Algorithm for Rotated Human Face Detection, IEEE International Symposium of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Vol.1, pp760-765, 2000

Courses

Numeric Analysis”, to undergraduate students
Algebra in System and Control Theory”, to graduate students