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Felix Juefei Xu

Ph.D. Candidate

Electrical and Computer Engineering

CyLab Biometrics Center

Carnegie Mellon University

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Email: Felixu AT cmu DOT edu Website: www.ece.cmu.edu/~juefeix Personal: xujuefei.com

Office: Collaborative Innovation Center (CIC), Room 1307, 4720 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Refereed Publications

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  • [34] Felix Juefei-Xu, Vishnu Naresh Boddeti, and Marios Savvides, "Gang of GANs: Generative Adversarial Networks with Maximum Margin Ranking", arXiv preprint arXiv:1704.04865, 2017. [PDF]

  • [33] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "LAW: Locality-Aware Whitening", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2017. (Oral Presentation) [PDF]

  • [32] Chandrasekhar Bhagavatula, Felix Juefei-Xu, Jason Wang, and Marios Savvides, "Three Birds, One Stone: Simultaneous Object Detection, Recognition, and Profiling Using Phase Encoded MACE Filters", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2017. (Oral Presentation) [PDF]

  • [31] Felix Juefei-Xu, Vishnu Naresh Boddeti, and Marios Savvides, "Local Binary Convolutional Neural Networks", IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2017. (Spotlight Oral Presentation) [PDF] [Project] [Code]

  • [30] Felix Juefei-Xu, Eshan Verma, and Marios Savvides, "DeepGender2: A Generative Approach Toward Occlusion and Low Resolution Robust Facial Gender Classification via Progressively Trained Attention Shift Convolutional Neural Networks (PTAS-CNN) and Deep Convolutional Generative Adversarial Networks (DCGAN)", Book Chapter, Deep Learning for Biometrics, (eds. B. Bhanu and A. Kumar), Springer, 2017.

  • [29] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Learning to Invert Local Binary Patterns", British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2016. [PDF]

  • [28] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Fastfood Dictionary Learning for Periocular-Based Full Face Hallucination", IEEE 8th International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2016. (Oral Presentation) [PDF] [Best Student Paper Award]

  • [27] Paul Buchana, Irina Cazan, Manuel Diaz-Granados, Felix Juefei-Xu, and Marios Savvides, "Simultaneous Forgery Identification and Localization in Paintings Using Advanced Correlation Filters", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2016. (Oral Presentation)

  • [26] Marios Savvides, Felix Juefei-Xu, Utsav Prabhu, and Chandrasekhar Bhagavatula, "Unconstrained Biometric Identification in Real World Environments", Advances in Human Factors and System Interactions, Vol. 497 of the series Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pp. 231-244, 2016.

  • [25] Dipan K. Pal, Felix Juefei-Xu, and Marios Savvides, "Discriminative Invariant Kernel Features: A Bells-and-Whistles-Free Approach to Unsupervised Face Recognition and Pose Estimation", IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2016. (Spotlight Oral Presentation) [PDF] [Slides] [Poster]

  • [24] Felix Juefei-Xu, Eshan Verma, Parag Goel, Anisha Cherodian, and Marios Savvides, "DeepGender: Occlusion and Low Resolution Robust Facial Gender Classification via Progressively Trained Convolutional Neural Networks with Attention", Biometrics Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2016. (Oral Presentation) [PDF] [Slides] [Poster]

  • [23] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Multi-class Fukunaga Koontz Discriminant Analysis for Enhanced Face Recognition", Pattern Recognition, vol. 52, pp. 186-205, 2016. [PDF]

  • [22] Felix Juefei-Xu, Khoa Luu, and Marios Savvides, "Spartans: Single-sample Periocular-based Alignment-robust Recognition Technique Applied to Non-frontal Scenarios", IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), vol. 24, no. 12, pp. 4780-4795, Dec. 2015. [PDF]

  • [21] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Pokerface: Partial Order Keeping and Energy Repressing Method for Extreme Face Illumination Normalization", IEEE 7th International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2015. (Oral Presentation) [PDF] [Slides] [Best Paper Award]

  • [20] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Single Face Image Super-Resolution via Solo Dictionary Learning", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015. [PDF]

  • [19] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Encoding and Decoding Local Binary Patterns for Harsh Face Illumination Normalization", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015. (Oral Presentation) [PDF]

  • [18] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Pareto-optimal Discriminant Analysis", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015. [PDF]

  • [17] Niv Zehngut, Felix Juefei-Xu, Rishabh Bardia, Dipan K. Pal, Chandrasekhar Bhagavatula, and Marios Savvides, "Investigating the Feasibility of Image-Based Nose Biometrics", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015. [PDF] [Best 10% Paper Award]

  • [16] Felix Juefei-Xu, Dipan K. Pal, and Marios Savvides, "NIR-VIS Heterogeneous Face Recognition via Cross-Spectral Joint Dictionary Learning and Reconstruction", Perception Beyond the Visual Spectrum (PBVS) Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015. [PDF]

  • [15] Keshav Seshadri, Felix Juefei-Xu, Dipan K. Pal, and Marios Savvides, "Driver Cell Phone Usage Detection on Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) Face View Videos", Computer Vision in Vehicle Technology (CVVT) Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015. [PDF]

  • [14] Shreyas Venugopalan, Felix Juefei-Xu, Benjamin Cowley, and Marios Savvides, "Electromyograph and Keystroke Dynamics for Spoof-Resistant Biometric Authentication", Biometrics Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015. [PDF]

  • [13] Felix Juefei-Xu, Dipan K. Pal, Karanhaar Singh, and Marios Savvides, "A Preliminary Investigation on the Sensitivity of COTS Face Recognition Systems to Forensic Analyst-style Face Processing for Occlusions", Biometrics Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015. [PDF]

  • [12] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Facial Ethnic Appearance Synthesis", Soft Biometrics Workshop, European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2014.

  • [11] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Weight-optimal Local Binary Patterns", Computer Vision with Local Binary Patterns Variants Workshop, European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2014.

  • [10] Felix Juefei-Xu, Dipan K. Pal, and Marios Savvides, "Hallucinating the Full Face from the Periocular Region via Dimensionally Weighted K-SVD", Biometrics Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2014. [PDF]

  • [9] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Subspace Based Discrete Transform Encoded Local Binary Patterns Representations for Robust Periocular Matching on NIST’s Face Recognition Grand Challenge", IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), vol. 23, no. 8, pp. 3409-3505, Aug. 2014. [PDF]

  • [8] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "An Image Statistics Approach
    towards Efficient and Robust Refinement for Landmarks on Facial
    Boundary", IEEE 6th International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2013.

  • [7] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "An Augmented Linear Discriminant Analysis Approach for Identifying Identical Twins with the Aid of Facial Asymmetry Features", Biometrics Workshop, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2013. [PDF]

  • [6] Felix Juefei-Xu, Chandrasekhar Bhagavatula, Aaron Jaech, Unni Prasad, and Marios Savvides, "Gait-ID on the Move: Pace Independent Human Identification Using Cell Phone Accelerometer Dynamics", IEEE 5th International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2012. (Oral Presentation) [PDF]

  • [5] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Unconstrained Periocular Biometric Acquisition and Recognition Using COTS PTZ Camera for Uncooperative and Non-Cooperative Subjects", IEEE Workshop on the Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2012. [PDF]

  • [4] Felix Juefei-Xu, Khoa Luu, Marios Savvides, Tien Bui, and Ching Y. Suen "Investigating Age Invariant Face Recognition Based on Periocular Biometrics", IEEE/IAPR International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), 2011. [PDF] [Best Poster Paper Award]

  • [3] Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Can Your Eyebrows Tell Me Who You Are?", IEEE 5th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems (ICSPCS), 2011. (Oral Presentation)

  • [2] Felix Juefei-Xu, Miriam Cha, Marios Savvides, Saad Bedros, and Jana Trojanova, "Robust Periocular Biometric Recognition Using Multi-level Fusion of Various Local Feature Extraction Techniques", IEEE 17th International Conference on Digital Signal Processing (DSP), 2011.

  • [1] Felix Juefei-Xu, Miriam Cha, Joseph Heyman, Shreyas Venogopalan, Ramzi Abiantun, and Marios Savvides, "Robust Local Binary Pattern Feature Sets for Periocular Biometric Identi cation", IEEE 4th International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2010.

  • Under Review / In Submission / Preprint

  • Ramzi Abiantun, Felix Juefei-Xu, Utsav Prabhu, and Marios Savvides, "SSR2: Sparse Signal Recovery for Single-Image Super-Resolution on Faces with Extreme Resolutions and its Application to a Real-World Scenario", IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (TCYB), 2017. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu, Eshan Verma, and Marios Savvides, "DeepGender2: A Generative Approach Toward Occlusion and Low Resolution Robust Facial Gender Classification via Progressively Trained Attention Shift Convolutional Neural Networks (PTAS-CNN) and Deep Convolutional Generative Adversarial Networks (DCGAN)", Book Chapter, Deep Learning for Biometrics, (eds. B. Bhanu and A. Kumar), Springer, 2017. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu, Vishnu Naresh Boddeti, and Marios Savvides, "Local Binary Convolutional Neural Networks", arXiv preprint arXiv:1608.06049, 2016. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Pokerface: Partial Order Keeping and Energy Repressing Method for Extreme Face Illumination Normalization and Beyond", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), 2016.

  • Felix Juefei-Xu, Dipan Pal, and Marios Savvides, "Hallucinating the Full Face from the Periocular Region via Dimensionally Weighted K-SVD and Beyond", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), 2016.

  • Dipan Pal, Felix Juefei-Xu, and Marios Savvides, "Generating Discriminative Invariant Features: A Dense-Landmark-Free Approach to Face Recognition and Pose Estimation", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), 2016.

  • Miscellaneous

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Understanding Principal Component Analysis", Lecture Notes for 18794 Pattern Recognition Theory, 2014. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Understanding Linear Discriminant Analysis", Lecture Notes for 18794 Pattern Recognition Theory, 2014. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Understanding Correlation Filters", Lecture Notes for 18794 Pattern Recognition Theory, 2014. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Understanding Support Vector Machines", Lecture Notes for 18794 Pattern Recognition Theory, 2014. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Proof of the Dual Equilateral Triangle Problem - Simplicity is Hidden Complexity", 2012. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Cholesky Decomposition and MVN", Lecture Notes for 18794 Pattern Recognition Theory, 2014. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Understanding K-SVD Algorithm for Learning Overcomplete Dictionary", Lecture Notes for 18794 Pattern Recognition Theory, 2014. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "Research Summary for Prospectus", Aug. 2015. [PDF]

  • Felix Juefei-Xu "List of Publication for Prospectus", Aug. 2015. [PDF]

  • Patent

  • Felix Juefei-Xu and Marios Savvides, "Image matching using subspace-based discrete transform encoded local binary patterns", US Patent Office, Patent Number: US 2014/0212044 A1, US Patent App. 14/038,167, 2013.

  • Felix Juefei-Xu, Dipan K. Pal, and Marios Savvides, "Methods and Software for Hallucinating Facial Features by Prioritizing Reconstruction Errors", U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 61/998,043, June 17, 2014.