International Journals 
International Journals

C. Y. Wong and G. Seet, Workload, awareness and automation in multiple-robot supervision, International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems, Vol. 14, Issue 3, DOI: 10.1177/1729881417710463, June 2017

T. Deng, J. Cai, T. J. Cham and J. Zheng, Multiple consumer-grade depth camera registration using everyday objects, Image and Vision Computing, 62, Pp. 1-7, June 2017

P. K. Jayaraman, C. W. Fu, J. Zheng, X. Liu and T. T. Wong, Globally Consistent Wrinkle-Aware Shading of Line Drawings, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, May 2017

D. Q. Huy, I. Vietcheslav and G. S. G. Lee, See-through and spatial augmented reality-a novel framework for human-robot interaction, IEEE 3rd International Conference on Control, Automation and Robotics (ICCAR 2017), Pp. 719-726, Nagoya, Japan, Apr 22-24, 2017

D. Thalmann, Sensors and Actuators for HCI and VR: A Few Case Studies, Frontiers in Electronic Technologies, Springer, pp. 65-83, April 2017

N. Magnenat Thalmann, L. Tian and F. Yao, Nadine: A Social Robot that Can Localize Objects and Grasp Them in a Human Way, Frontiers in Electronic Technologies, Springer, pp. 1-23, April 2017

Y. Cai, R. Chiew, Z.T. Nay, C. Indhumathi, and L. Huang, Design and development of VR learning environments for children with ASD, Interactive Learning Environments, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 01-12, DOI: 10.1080/10494820.2017.1282877, March 2017

D. Xu, Q. Duan, J. Zheng, J. Zhang, J. Cai and T.J. Cham, Shading-based Surface Detail Recovery under General Unknown Illumination, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. PP, Issue 99, pp. 01-01, DOI: 10.1109/TPAMI.2017.2671458 February 2017

J. Ren, X. Jiang, J. Yuan and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Sound-Event Classification Using Robust Texture Features for Robot Hearing, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), Vol. PP, Issue 99, Pp.1-1, DOI: 10.1109/TMM.2016.2618218, October 2016

Kochanowicz J, A. H. Tan and D. Thalmann, Social context cognition crowd‐sourcing and semi‐automatic parametrization, Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds, Vol. 27, Issue 3-4, Pp.330-339, May 2016

Z.P. Bian, J. Hou, L.P. Chau and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Facial Position and Expression-Based Human–Computer Interface for Persons With Tetraplegia, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (JBHI), Vol. 20, Issue 3, Pp.915-924, DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2015.2412125, May 2016

J. Hou, L.-P. Chau, N. Magnenat Thalmann and Y. He, Low-latency Compression of Mocap Data using Learned Spatial Decorrelation Transform, Computer Aided Geometric Design (CAGD) (IF: 1.639), DOI: 10.1016/j.cagd.2016.02.002, February 2016

J. Hou, L.-P. Chau, N. Magnenat Thalmann, Y. He, SLRMA: Sparse Low-Rank Matrix Approximation for Data Compression, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Issue. 99, Doi. 10.1109/TCSVT.2015.2513698, pp. 1, December 2015

J. Ren, X. Jiang and J. Yuan, Learning LBP Structure by Maximizing the Conditional Mutual Information, Pattern Recognition, Pp. 3180–3190, Vol. 48, Issue 10, October 2015

Wang, J. Lu, J. Cai, G. Wang and T.-J. Cham, Unsupervised Joint Feature Learning and Encoding for RGB-D Scene Labeling, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), Vol. 24, Issue. 11, Pp. 4459 - 4473, DOI:10.1109/TIP.2015.2465133, August 2015

Z. Zhang, A. Beck and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Human-Like Behavior Generation Based on Head-Arms Model for Tracking External Targets and Body Parts, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, Vol. 45, No. 8, Pp. 1390-1400, August 2015

H. X. Pham, C. Chen, L. N. Dao, V. Pavlovic, J. Cai and T.-J. Cham, Robust Performance-driven 3D Face Tracking in Long Range Depth Scenes, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (cs.CV), arXiv: 1507.02779, July, 2015

A. Wang, J. Lu, J. Cai, T.-J. Cham and G. Wang, Large-margin Multi-modal Deep Learning for RGB-D Object Recognition, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), June 2015

C. Chen, J. Cai, J. Zheng, T.J. Cham and G. Shi, Kinect Depth Recovery using a Color-guided, Region-adaptive, and Depth-selective Framework, ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST) - Special Section on Visual Understanding with RGB-D Sensors, Vol. 6, No. 2, 4 May 2015

J. Zhang, J. Zheng and N. Magnenat Thalmann, PCMD: Personality-characterized Mood Dynamics Model Toward Personalized Virtual Characters, Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds, Vol. 26, Issue 3-4, pp. 237-245, April 29, 2015

R. Chen, A. Maimone, H. Fuchs, R. Raskar and G. Wetzstein, Wide Field of View Compressive Light Field Display using a Multilayer Architecture and Tracked Viewers, Journal of the Society for Information Display, Vol. 22, Issue 10, Pp. 525-534, DOI: 10.1002/jsid.285, April 16, 2015

M. Zhao, C.-W. Fu, J. Cai and T.-J. Cham, Real-time and Temporal-coherent Foreground Extraction with Commodity RGBD Camera, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing (IEEE J-STSP), Vol. 9, Issue. 3, Pp. 449-461, April 2015

Z.P. Bian, J. Hou, L.P. Chau and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Fall Detection Based on Body Part Tracking Using a Depth Camera, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Vol. 19, No. 2, Pp. 430-439, March 2015

Z. P. Bian, J. Hou, L.-P. Chau and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Facial Position and Expression Based Human Computer Interface for Persons with Tetraplegia, IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine (IEEE T-ITB), March 2015

J. Ren, X. Jiang and J. Yuan, A Chi-Squared-Transformed Subspace of LBP Histogram for Visual Recognition, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, DOI: 10.1109/TIP.2015.2409554, March 2015

J. Hou, L.-P. Chau, N. Magnenat Thalmann and Y. He, Human Motion Capture Data Tailored Transform Coding, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (IEEE T-VCG), No. 99, DOI: 10.1109/TVCG.2015.2403328, February 2015

X. Shao, Z. Zhou, N. Magnenat Thalmann and W. Wu, Stable and Fast Fluid–solid Coupling for Incompressible SPH, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 34, No. 1, Pp. 191-204, February 2015

J. Hou, L.-P. Chau, N. Magnenat Thalmann and Y. He, Compressing 3-D Human Motions via Keyframe-Based Geometry Videos, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT) (IF: 2.259), Vol. 25, Issue 1, Pp. 51-62, DOI:10.1109/TCSVT.2014.2329376, January 2015

F. Liu, T. Martin, S.-K. Yeung and M. Gross, Efficient Direct Rendering of Deforming Surfaces via Shared Subdivision Trees, Computer-Aided Design, Vol. 58, Pp. 132-140, January 2015

H. Fang, J. Zhang, M. Sensoy and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Reputation Mechanism for E-commerce in Virtual Reality Environments, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, vol. 13, Issue 6, pp. 409-422, December 2014

X. Zhang, M. Constable, and K.L. Chan, Exemplar-Based Portrait Photograph Enhancement as informed by Portrait Paintings, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 33, Issue 8, Pp. 38–51, December 2014

G. Guo, J. Zhang and N. Yorke-Smith, Leveraging Multiviews of Trust and Similarity to Enhance Cluster-based Recommender Systems, Knowledge-Based Systems, November 2014

S. Xiong, J. Zhang, J. Zheng, J. Cai and L. Liu, Robust Surface Reconstruction via Dictionary Learning, ACM Trans. on Graphics (Proc. Siggraph Asia), vol. 33, no. 6, November 2014

J. Ren, X. Jiang, J. Yuan and G. Wang, Optimizing LBP Structure For Visual Recognition Using Binary Quadratic Programming, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Pp. 1346 – 1350, November 2014

Y. Zhang, J. Zheng, N. Magnenat Thalmann, Example-guided Anthropometric Human Body Modeling, The Visual Computer, doi: 10.1007/s00371-014-1043-1, October 2014

G. Guo, J. Zhang, D. Thalmann, N. Yorke-Smith, Leveraging Prior Ratings for Recommender Systems in E-Commerce, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, October 2014

H. Liang, J. Yuan and D. Thalmann, Resolving Ambiguous Hand Pose Predictions by Exploiting Part Correlations, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Pp. 1, Issue 99, October 2014

Y. Xiao, Z. Zhang, A. Beck, J. Yuan, D. Thalmann, Human-Robot Interaction by Understanding Upper Body Gestures, MIT Press Journals - Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, Vol. 23, no. 2, Pp. 133-154, October 2014

Z. Zhang, A. Beck, and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Human-Like Behavior Generation based on Head-Arms Model for Robot Tracking External Targets and Body Parts, IEEE Transaction on Cybernetics, Vol. 10, No.2, September 2014

H. Liang, J. Yuan and D. Thalmann, Parsing the Hand in Depth Images, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Pp. 1241 - 1253, August 2014

W.C. Pang, G. Seet and X. Yao, A Study on High-Level Autonomous Navigational Behaviours for Telepresence Applications, MIT Press Journals Presence, Vol. 23, No. 2, Pp. 155-171, August, 2014

Z. Yumak, J. Ren, N. Magnenat Thalmann, and J. Yuan, Modelling Multi-Party Interactions among Virtual Characters, Robots and Humans, MIT Press Journals Presence, Vol. 23, No. 2, Pp. 133-154, August, 2014

H. Fuchs, A. State, J.C. Bazin, Immersive 3D Telepresence, Computer, Vol.47, No. 7, Pp. 46-52, doi:10.1109/MC.2014.185j, July 2014

H. Liang and J. Yuan, Hand Parsing and Gesture Recognition with a Commodity Depth Camera, Computer Vision and Machine Learning with RGB-D Sensors, Springer, Pp. 239-265, July 2014

J. Hou, L.P. Chau, N. Magnenat Thalmann and Y. He, Compressing 3D Human Motions via Keyframe based Geometry Videos (KGVs), IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, May 13, 2014

C. Kuster, J.C. Bazin, A. Cengiz Öztireli, T. Deng, T. Martin, T. Popa, M.H. Gross, Spatio-Temporal Geometry Fusion for Multiple Hybrid Cameras using Moving Least Squares Surfaces, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 33, Issue 2, Pp. 1–10, May 2014

X. Zhang, K.L. Chan, and M. Constable, Atmospheric Perspective Contrast Enhancement of Landscape Photographs through Depth-aware Contrast Manipulation, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 16, Issue 3, Pp.653-667, April 2014

Y. Xiao, Z. Cao, J. Yuan, Entropic Image Thresholding based on GLGM Histogram, Pattern Recognition Letters, 40, 47-55, April 2014

J. Hou, L.-P. Chau, N. Magnenat Thalmann and Y. He, Scalable and Compact Representation for Motion Capture Data Using Tensor Decomposition, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol. 21, No. 3, March 2014

G. Guo, J. Zhang, D. Thalmann, Merging Trust in Collaborative Filtering to Alleviate Data Sparsity and Cold Start, Knowledge-Based Systems, Volume 57, Pages 57–68, February 2014

J. Hou, L.-P. Chau, M. Zhang, N. Magnenat Thalmann and Y. He, A Highly Efficient Compression Framework for Time-Varying 3D Facial Expressions, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT)), February 2014

L. Zhang, L. Wang and W. Lin, Geometric Optimum Experimental Design for Collaborative Image Retrieval, IEEE Transactions Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (T-CSVT), Vol. 24, Issue 2, Pp. 346 - 359, February 2014

W. Zhuo, Z. Cao, Yang Xiao, Cloud Classification of Ground-Based Images Using Texture-Structure Features, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(1), 79-92, February 2014

Y. Xiao, J. Wu and J. Yuan, mCENTRIST: A Multi-Channel Feature Generation Mechanism for Scene Categorization, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 23, Issue 2, Pp. 823-836, February 2014

J. C. Bazin, H. Li, I. S. Kweon, C. Demonceaux, P. Vasseur and K. Ikeuchi, A Branch-and-Bound Approach to Correspondence and Grouping Problems, The IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), pp. 1565 – 1576, July, 2013

H. Liang, J. Yuan and D. Thalmann, Model-based Hand Pose Estimation via Spatial-temporal Hand Parsing and 3D Fingertip Localization, The Visual Computer: International Journal of Computer Graphics, Vol. 29, Issue 6-8, pp. 837-848, June, 2013

J. Ren, X. Jiang and J. Yuan, Noise-Resistant Local Binary Pattern with an Embedded Error-correction Mechanism, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, vol. 22, issue 10, pp. 4049-4060, June, 2013

H. Zhou, J. Zheng and L. Wei, Texture Aware Image Segmentation using Graph Cuts and Active Contours, Journal of Pattern Recognition, Vol. 46, Issue 6, pp. 1719-1733, June, 2013

G. D. Liu, S. Choudhary, J.Z. Zhang and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Let's Keep in Touch Online: A Facebook Aware Virtual Human Interface, The Visual Computer, May 2013

Y.Y. Cai, N.K.H Chia, D. Thalmann, N.K.N Kee, J. Zheng and N. Magnenat-Thalmann, Design and Development of a Virtual Dolphinarium for Children With Autism, IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering: a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (impact factor: 2.42), vol. 21 , no. 2, pp. 208 – 217, March 2013

Q, Wang and O. Sourina, Real-Time Mental Arithmetic Task Recognition From EEG Signals, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 225-232, March 2013

G. Guo and M. Elgendi, A New Recommender System for 3D E-Commerce: An EEG Based Approach, 23rd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI2913), Journal of Advanced Management Science, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 61-65, March 2013

J. Hou, L.P. Chau, Y. He, M. Zhang and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Rate-distortion Model Based Bit Allocation for 3-D Facial Compression Using Geometry Video, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, No. 99, February 25, 2013

S. Q. Xin, X. Wang, J. Xia, W. Mueller-Wittig, G. J. Wang and Y. He, Parallel Computing 2D Voronoi Diagrams Using Untransformed Sweepcircle, Computer-Aided Design Journal, Vol. 45, Issue 2, pp. 483-493, February, 2013

S. Zhao, I.Y. Soon, S.N. Koh and K.K. Luke, Automatic Phonetic Segmentation, Audio Day workshop (ADSC), Singapore, January 2013

V.B. Duthon, C. Charbonnier, F.C. Kolo, N. Magnenat-Thalmann, C.D. Becker, C. Bouvet, E. Coppens, P. Hoffmeyer and J. Menetrey, Correlation of Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings in Hips of Elite Female Ballet Dancers, Arthroscopy The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery (impact factor: 3.02), DOI:10.1016, 18 January 2013

Y.Wang, R.Dubey, N.Magnenat-Thalmann and D.Thalmann, Interacting with the Virtual Characters of Multi-Agent Systems, The Visual Computer, Vol. 29, no. 5, pp. 323-332, 2013

Y. Cai, N. K. H. Chia, D. Thalmann, N. K. N. Kee, D. Lu, J. Zheng and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Design and Development of A Virtual Dolphinarium To Increase Functional Developmental Learning in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering, Vol.21, no. 2, pp. 208-217, 2013

S.R. Carvalho, R.Boulic, C.A. Vidal and D.Thalmann, Latent Motion Spaces For Full-Body Motion Editing, The Visual Computer, Vol.29, No.3, pp.181-188, 2013

X.Q. Wua, J.M. Zheng, C.L. Wub and Y.Y Cai, Variational Structure–texture Image Decomposition on Manifolds, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Vol. 69, pp. 1297–1309, 2013

P. Chiang, Y.Y. Cai, K.H. Mak and J.M. Zheng, A B-Spline Approach to Phase Unwrapping in Tagged Cardiac MRI for Motion Tracking, Signal Processing, Elsevier, Vol. 93, pp. 1773–1784, 2013

M. Ben Moussa and N. Magnenat-Thalmann, Towards Socially Responsible Agents: Integrating, Attachment and Learning in Emotional Decision-Making, Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds Journal, 2013, In Press

H. Zhu, J. Zheng, J. Cai, and N. Magnenat Thalmann, Object-level Image Segmentation Using Low Level Cues, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), 2013

R. S. Rashobh, A. W. H. Khong, A Fast Frequency-domain Algorithm for Equalizing Acoustic Impulse Responses, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol. 19, no. 12, December, 2012

Y. Chen, N. Magnenat Thalmann and B.F. Allen, Physical Simulation of Wet Clothing for Virtual Humans, The Visual Computer, Vol. 28, No. 6-8 , pp. 765-774, June 2012

Brian F. Allen, N. Magnenat-Thalmann and D. Thalmann, Politeness Improves Interactivity in Dense Crowds, Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds, DOI: 10.1002/cav.1472, June 29, 2012

A. EE and H.C. Cho, What Makes an MMORPG Leader? A Social Cognitive Theory-Based Approach to Understanding the Formation of Leadership Capibilites in Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games, Eludamos, Journal for Computer Game Cultre, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 25-37, 2012

J. Ren, X. Jiang, J. Yuan, A Complete and Fully Automated Face Verification System on Mobile Devices, Journal of Pattern Recognition (46), June 28, 2012

W.C. Pang, Burhan and G. Seet, Design Considerations of a Robotic Head for Telepresence Applications, Intelligent Robotics and Applications Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 7508, pp. 131-140, 2012

E.Arbabi, J.Schmid, R.Boulic, D.Thalmann and N.Magnenat-Thalmann, Sensitivity of hip tissues contact evaluation to the methods used for estimating the hip joint center of rotation, Journal of Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, Vol. 50, p. 595-604, 2012