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Education

    • 2006 PhD in Computer Science
      Boston University, 2006
    • 1997 MS in Computer Science
      University of Chicago, 1997
    • 1995 BS in Mathematics
      University of Chicago, 1995

Appointments

    • Oct 2006 to July 2007 Postdoctoral Researcher
      Computer Science Department , (Boston University,
    • Aug 2005 to Sept 2006 Member of Technical Staff
      Siemens Corporate Research (Princeton, NJ, United States)
    • Apr 1998 to July 2005 Research Assistant
      Computer Science Department , (Boston University,
    • Oct 1995 to Mar 1998 Research and Teaching Assistant
      Computer Science Department , (University of Chicago,

Awards and Honors

    • Mar  2017 Best student paper award sponsored by International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces
    • Feb  2013 Outstanding Early Career Award sponsored by College of Engineering
    • Apr  2011 NSF CAREER Award sponsored by NSF
    • Jun  2010 Outstanding Reviewer Award sponsored by CVPR
    • Jun  2008 Best Paper Award sponsored by IEEE Workshop on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition for Human Communicative Behavior Analysis (CVPR4HB),
    • Aug  2005 Best Paper Award sponsored by International Conference on Document Analysis and Retrieval (ICDAR)
    • Aug  2004 Research Excellence Award sponsored by Computer Science Department of Boston University

Publications

      Conference Proceeding 2019
      • λ-net: Reconstruct Hyperspectral Images from a Snapshot Measurement.
        [Miao, Xin, Yuan, Xin, Pu, Yunchen, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2019
      • A Pipeline for Automated Face Dataset Creation from Unlabeled Images
        [Anvari, Zahra, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2019
      • A Realistic Dataset and Baseline Temporal Model for Early Drowsiness Detection
        [Ghoddoosian, Reza , Galib, Marnim, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2019
      • Analysis of Hand Segmentation on Challenging Hand Over Face Scenario
        [Ghanem, Sakher, Imran, Ashiq, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2019
      • ThunderNet: A Turbo Unified Network for Real-Time Semantic Segmentation
        [Xiang, Wei, Mao, Hongda, Athitsos, Vassilis].

      Conference Proceeding 2018
      • Direct Shape Regression Networks for End-to-End Face Alignment
        [Miao, Xin, Zhen, Xiantong, Liu, Xianglong, Deng, Cheng, Athitsos, Vassilis, Huang, Heng].
      2018
      • Towards Deep Learning Based Hand Keypoints Detection for Rapid Sequential Movements from RGB Images
        [Gattupalli, Srujana, Ramesh Babu, Ashwin, Brady, JamesRobert, Makedon, Fillia, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2018
      • Cognitive Analysis of Working Memory Load from EEG, by a Deep Recurrent Neural Network
        [Kuanar, Shiba, Athitsos, Vassilis, Pradhan, Nityananda, Mishra, Arabinda, Rao, KamisettyR].
      2018
      • Context-Aware Single-Shot Detector
        [Xiang, Wei, Zhang, Dong-Qing, Yu, Heather, Athitsos, Vassilis].

      Conference Proceeding 2017
      • Local Frame Match Distance: A Novel Approach for Exemplar Gesture Recognition
        [Ionescu, Radu, Popescu, Marius, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2017
      • APSEN: Pre-Screening Tool for Sleep Apnea in a Home Environment
        [Kanal, Varun, Abujelala, Maher, Gattupalli, Srujana, Athitsos, Vassilis, Makedon, Fillia].
      2017
      • A Survey on Sign Language Recognition Using Smartphones
        [Ghanem, Sakher, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2017
      • Improving the Accuracy of the CogniLearn System for Cognitive Behavior Assessment
        [Ghaderi, Amir, Gattupalli, Srujana, Ebert, Dylan, Sharifara, Ali, Athitsos, Vassilis, Makedon, Fillia].
      2017
      • Providing Meaningful Alignments for Periodic Signs
        [Dillhoff, Alex, Pahwa, Himanshu, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2017
      • CogniLearn: A Deep Learning-based Interface for Cognitive Behavior Assessment
        [Gattupalli, Srujana, Ebert, Dylan, Papakostas, Michalis, Makedon, Fillia, Athitsos, Vassilis].

      Journal Article 2017
      • Principal motion components for one-shot gesture recognition
        [Escalante, HugoJair, Guyon, Isabelle, Athitsos, Vassilis, Jangyodsuk, Pat, Wan, Jun]. 20(1), 167-182 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2016
      • Leveraging intra-class variations to improve large vocabulary gesture recognition
        [Conly, ChristopherThomas, Dillhoff, Alex, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 907-912 [.] "IEEE".
      2016
      • Pre-processing of Video Streams for Extracting Queryable Representation of Its Contents
        [Annappa, Manish, Chakravarthy, UpendranathaSharma, Athitsos, Vassilis].
      2016
      • Selective unsupervised feature learning with convolutional neural network (S-CNN)
        [Ghaderi, Amir, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 2486-2490 [.] "IEEE".
      2016
      • MAGNI: A Real-Time Robot-Aided Game-Based Tele-Rehabilitation System
        [Gattupalli, Srujana, Lioulemes, Alexandros, Gieser, ShawnN., Sassaman, Paul, Athitsos, Vassilis, Makedon, Fillia]. 344-354 [.] "Springer".
      2016
      • Evaluation of deep learning based pose estimation for sign language recognition
        [Gattupalli, Srujana, Ghaderi, Amir, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 12 [.] "ACM".

      Journal Article 2016
      • Challenges in Multi-modal Gesture Recognition
        [Escalera, Sergio, Athitsos, Vassilis, Guyon, Isabelle]. 1-54 [.]
      2016
      • Query-sensitive distance measure selection for time series nearest neighbor classification
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Athitsos, Vassilis, Papapetrou, Panagiotis]. 20(1), 5-27 [.]

      Journal Article 2015
      • DRESS: dimensionality reduction for efficient sequence search
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Stefan, Alexandra, Athitsos, Vassilis, Das, Gautam, Papapetrou, Panagiotis]. 29(5), 1280-1311 [.]
      2015
      • Embedding-based subsequence matching with gaps–range–tolerances: a Query-By-Humming application
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Karlsson, Isak, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Athitsos, Vassilis, Gunopulos, Dimitrios]. 24(4), 519-536 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2015
      • A survey on vision-based fall detection
        [Zhang, Zhong, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 46 [.] "ACM".
      2015
      • An integrated RGB-D system for looking up the meaning of signs
        [Conly, ChristopherThomas, Zhang, Zhong, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 24 [.] "ACM".
      2015
      • Optimizing Hashing Functions for Similarity Indexing in Arbitrary Metric and Nonmetric Spaces
        [Jangyodsuk, Pat, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 828-836 [.] "SIAM".
      2015
      • A multi-modal sparse coding classifier using dictionaries with different number of atoms
        [Shafiee, Soheil, Kamangar, FarhadA, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 518-525 [.] "IEEE".

      Other 2015
      • A review and quantitative comparison of methods for kinect calibration
        [Xiang, Wei, Conly, ChristopherThomas, McMurrough, ChristopherDale, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 3 [.] "ACM".

      Conference Proceeding 2014
      • Evaluating depth-based computer vision methods for fall detection under occlusions
        [Zhang, Zhong, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 196-207 [.] "Springer".
      2014
      • Multimodal sparse representation classification with fisher discriminative sample reduction
        [Shafiee, Soheil, Kamangar, FarhadA, Athitsos, Vassilis, Huang, Junzhou, Ghandehari, Laleh]. 5192-5196 [.] "IEEE".
      2014
      • An evaluation of rgb-d skeleton tracking for use in large vocabulary complex gesture recognition
        [Conly, ChristopherThomas, Zhang, Zhong, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 13 [.] "ACM".
      2014
      • Evaluation of classification methods for the prediction of hospital length of stay using medicare claims data
        [Zikos, Dimitrios, Tsiakas, Konstantinos, Qudah, Fadiah, Athitsos, Vassilis, Makedon, Fillia]. 54 [.] "ACM".
      2014
      • Hand detection on sign language videos
        [Zhang, Zhong, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 26 [.] "ACM".
      2014
      • Sign language recognition using dynamic time warping and hand shape distance based on histogram of oriented gradient features
        [Jangyodsuk, Pat, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 50 [.] "ACM".

      Journal Article 2014
      • The ChaLearn gesture dataset (CGD 2011)
        [Guyon, Isabelle, Athitsos, Vassilis, Jangyodsuk, Pat, Escalante, HugoJair]. 25(8), 1929-1951 [.]
      2014
      • CSMMI: Class-specific maximization of mutual information for action and gesture recognition
        [Wan, Jun, Athitsos, Vassilis, Jangyodsuk, Pat, Escalante, HugoJair, Ruan, Qiuqi, Guyon, Isabelle]. 23(7), 3152-3165 [.]
      2014
      • Non-invasive analysis of sleep patterns via multimodal sensor input
        [Metsis, Vangelis, Kosmopoulos, Dimitrios, Athitsos, Vassilis, Makedon, Fillia]. 18(1), 19-26 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2013
      • Chalearn multi-modal gesture recognition 2013: grand challenge and workshop summary
        [Escalera, Sergio, Gonzlez, Jordi, Bar, Xavier, Reyes, Miguel, Guyon, Isabelle, Athitsos, Vassilis, Escalante, Hugo, Sigal, Leonid, Argyros, Antonis, Sminchisescu, Cristian]. 365-368 [.] "ACM".
      2013
      • Multi-modal gesture recognition challenge 2013: Dataset and results
        [Escalera, Sergio, Gonzlez, Jordi, Bar, Xavier, Reyes, Miguel, Lopes, Oscar, Guyon, Isabelle, Athitsos, Vassilis, Escalante, Hugo]. 445-452 [.] "ACM".
      2013
      • An Indexing Method for Efficient Model-Based Search
        [Jangyodsuk, Pat, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 1 [.] "The Steering Committee of The World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Applied Computing (WorldComp)".
      2013
      • Efficient sparse representation classification using adaptive clustering
        [Shafiee, Soheil, Kamangar, FarhadA, Athitsos, Vassilis, Huang, Junzhou]. 1 [.] "The Steering Committee of The World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Applied Computing (WorldComp)".
      2013
      • Genre classification of symbolic music with SMBGT
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Kotsifakos, EvangelosE., Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 44 [.] "ACM".
      2013
      • IBSM: Interval-based sequence matching
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 596-604 [.] "SIAM".
      2013
      • The role of dictionary learning on sparse representation-based classification
        [Shafiee, Soheil, Kamangar, FarhadA, Athitsos, Vassilis, Huang, Junzhou]. 47 [.] "ACM".
      2013
      • Toward a 3D body part detection video dataset and hand tracking benchmark
        [Conly, ChristopherThomas, Doliotis, Paul, Jangyodsuk, Pat, Alonzo, Rommel, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 2 [.] "ACM".
      2013
      • Computer aided rehabilitation for patients with rheumatoid arthritis
        [Metsis, Vangelis, Jangyodsuk, Pat, Athitsos, Vassilis, Iversen, Maura, Makedon, Fillia]. 97-102 [.] "IEEE".

      Journal Article 2013
      • The move-split-merge metric for time series
        [Stefan, Alexandra, Athitsos, Vassilis, Das, Gautam]. 25(6), 1425-1438 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2012
      • A viewpoint-independent statistical method for fall detection
        [Zhang, Zhong, Liu, Weihua, Metsis, Vangelis, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 3626-3630 [.] "IEEE".
      2012
      • 3D point of gaze estimation using head-mounted RGB-D cameras
        [McMurrough, ChristopherDale, Conly, ChristopherThomas, Athitsos, Vassilis, Makedon, Fillia]. 283-284 [.] "ACM".
      2012
      • Hand shape and 3D pose estimation using depth data from a single cluttered frame
        [Doliotis, Paul, Athitsos, Vassilis, Kosmopoulos, Dimitrios, Perantonis, Stavros]. 148-158 [.]
      2012
      • A survey of query-by-humming similarity methods
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Hollmn, Jaakko, Gunopulos, Dimitrios, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 5 [.] "ACM".
      2012
      • Chalearn gesture challenge: Design and first results
        [Guyon, Isabelle, Athitsos, Vassilis, Jangyodsuk, Pat, Hamner, Ben, Escalante, HugoJair]. 1-6 [.] "IEEE".

      Journal Article 2012
      • A generic framework for efficient and effective subsequence retrieval
        [Zhu, Haohan, Kollios, George, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 5(11), 1579-1590 [.]
      2012
      • Hum-a-song: a subsequence matching with gaps-range-tolerances query-by-humming system
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Hollmn, Jaakko, Gunopulos, Dimitrios, Athitsos, Vassilis, Kollios, George]. 5(12), 1930-1933 [.]
      2012
      • Boosted ranking models: a unifying framework for ranking predictions
        [Rosa, KevinDela, Metsis, Vangelis, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 30(3), 543-568 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2011
      • Comparing gesture recognition accuracy using color and depth information
        [Doliotis, Paul, Stefan, Alexandra, McMurrough, ChristopherDale, Eckhard, David, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 20 [.] "ACM".
      2011
      • Demonstrations and live evaluation for the gesture recognition challenge
        [Guyon, Isabelle, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 461-462 [.] "IEEE".
      2011
      • Experiments with computer vision methods for hand detection
        [Zhang, Zhong, Alonzo, Rommel, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 21 [.] "ACM".
      2011
      • Model-based search in large time series databases
        [Kotsifakos, Alexios, Athitsos, Vassilis, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Hollmn, Jaakko, Gunopulos, Dimitrios]. 36 [.] "ACM".

      Journal Article 2011
      • Embedding-based subsequence matching in time-series databases
        [Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Athitsos, Vassilis, Potamias, Michalis, Kollios, George, Gunopulos, Dimitrios]. 36(3), 17 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2010
      • A System for Large Vocabulary Sign Search.
        [Wang, Haijing, Stefan, Alexandra, Moradi, Sajjad, Athitsos, Vassilis, Neidle, Carol, Kamangar, FarhadA]. 342-353 [.]
      2010
      • Benchmarking dynamic time warping for music retrieval
        [Lijffijt, Jefrey, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Hollmn, Jaakko, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 59 [.] "ACM".
      2010
      • Experiments with computer vision methods for fall detection
        [Zhang, Zhong, Becker, Eric, Arora, Roman, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 25 [.] "ACM".
      2010
      • Large lexicon project: American sign language video corpus and sign language indexing/retrieval algorithms
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Neidle, Carol, Sclaroff, Stan, Nash, Joan, Stefan, Alexandra, Thangali, Ashwin, Wang, Haijing, Yuan, Quan]. 11-14 [.]

      Journal Article 2010
      • A database-based framework for gesture recognition
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Wang, Haijing, Stefan, Alexandra]. 14(6), 511-526 [.]

      Journal Article 2009
      • A unified framework for gesture recognition and spatiotemporal gesture segmentation
        [Alon, Jonathan, Athitsos, Vassilis, Yuan, Quan, Sclaroff, Stan]. 31(9), 1685-1699 [.]
      2009
      • Reference-based alignment in large sequence databases
        [Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Athitsos, Vassilis, Kollios, George, Gunopulos, Dimitrios]. 2(1), 205-216 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2009
      • A similarity measure for vision-based sign recognition
        [Wang, Haijing, Stefan, Alexandra, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 607-616 [.]
      2009
      • Reducing jointboost-based multiclass classification to proximity search
        [Stefan, Alexandra, Athitsos, Vassilis, Yuan, Quan, Sclaroff, Stan]. 589-596 [.] "IEEE".
      2009
      • Towards automated large vocabulary gesture search
        [Stefan, Alexandra, Wang, Haijing, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 16 [.] "ACM".
      2009
      • Towards faster activity search using embedding-based subsequence matching
        [Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Doliotis, Paul, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 66 [.] "ACM".
      2009
      • Intelligent modification of colors in digitized paintings for enhancing the visual perception of color-blind viewers
        [Doliotis, Paul, Tsekouras, George, Anagnostopoulos, Christos-Nikolaos, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 293-301 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2008
      • Tracking with dynamic hidden-state shape models
        [Wu, Zheng, Betke, Margrit, Wang, Jingbin, Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 643-656 [.] "Springer".
      2008
      • Nearest neighbor search methods for handshape recognition
        [Potamias, Michalis, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 30 [.] "ACM".
      2008
      • Translation and scale-invariant gesture recognition in complex scenes
        [Stefan, Alexandra, Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan]. 7 [.] "ACM".
      2008
      • Approximate embedding-based subsequence matching of time series
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Potamias, Michalis, Kollios, George, Gunopulos, Dimitrios]. 365-378 [.] "ACM".
      2008
      • The american sign language lexicon video dataset
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Neidle, Carol, Sclaroff, Stan, Nash, Joan, Stefan, Alexandra, Yuan, Quan, Thangali, Ashwin]. 1-8 [.] "IEEE".
      2008
      • Benchmark Databases for Video-Based Automatic Sign Language Recognition.
        [Dreuw, Philippe, Neidle, Carol, Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan, Ney, Hermann].
      2008
      • Nearest neighbor retrieval using distance-based hashing
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Potamias, Michalis, Papapetrou, Panagiotis, Kollios, George]. 327-336 [.] "IEEE".

      Journal Article 2008
      • Detecting objects of variable shape structure with hidden state shape models
        [Wang, Jingbin, Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan, Betke, Margrit]. 30(3), 477-492 [.]
      2008
      • Boostmap: An embedding method for efficient nearest neighbor retrieval
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan, Kollios, George]. 30(1), 89-104 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2007
      • ClassMap: Efficient multiclass recognition via embeddings
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Stefan, Alexandra, Yuan, Quan, Sclaroff, Stan]. 1-8 [.] "IEEE".
      2007
      • Hierarchical learning of curves application to guidewire localization in fluoroscopy
        [Barbu, Adrian, Athitsos, Vassilis, Georgescu, Bogdan, Boehm, Stefan, Durlak, Peter, Comaniciu, Dorin]. 1-8 [.] "IEEE".

      Journal Article 2007
      • Query-sensitive embeddings
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Hadjieleftheriou, Marios, Kollios, George, Sclaroff, Stan]. 32(2), 8 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2006
      • Detecting instances of shape classes that exhibit variable structure
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Wang, Jingbin, Sclaroff, Stan, Betke, Margrit]. 121-134 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2005
      • Filtering methods for similarity-based multimedia retrieval
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan, Kollios, George].
      2005
      • Simultaneous localization and recognition of dynamic hand gestures
        [Alon, Jonathan, Athitsos, Vassilis, Yuan, Quan, Sclaroff, Stan]. 2, 254-260 [.] "IEEE".
      2005
      • Tracking, analysis, and recognition of human gestures in video
        [Sclaroff, Stan, Betke, Margrit, Kollios, George, Alon, Jonathan, Athitsos, Vassilis, Li, Rui, Magee, John, Tian, Tai-peng]. 806-810 [.] "IEEE".
      2005
      • Rotation invariant indexing of shapes and line drawings
        [Vlachos, Michail, Vagena, Zografoula, Yu, PhilipS., Athitsos, Vassilis]. 131-138 [.] "ACM".
      2005
      • Accurate and efficient gesture spotting via pruning and subgesture reasoning
        [Alon, Jonathan, Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 189-198 [.]
      2005
      • Online and offline character recognition using alignment to prototypes
        [Alon, Jonathan, Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 839-843 [.] "IEEE".
      2005
      • Boosting nearest neighbor classifiers for multiclass recognition
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 45 [.] "IEEE".
      2005
      • Efficient nearest neighbor classification using a cascade of approximate similarity measures
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan]. 1, 486-493 [.] "IEEE".
      2005
      • Query-sensitive embeddings
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Hadjieleftheriou, Marios, Kollios, George, Sclaroff, Stan].

      Journal Article 2005
      • Learning Embeddings for Fast Approximate Nearest Neighbor Retrieval
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan, Kollios, George]. 143 [.] "Mit Press".
      2005
      • Learning Embeddings for Fast Approximate Nearest Neighbor Retrieval
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan, Kollios, George]. 143 [.]

      Journal Article 2004
      • Skin color-based video segmentation under time-varying illumination
        [Sigal, Leonid, Sclaroff, Stan, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 26(7), 862-877 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2004
      • Boostmap: A method for efficient approximate similarity rankings
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Alon, Jonathan, Sclaroff, Stan, Kollios, George]. 2, II [.] "IEEE".

      Conference Proceeding 2003
      • Database indexing methods for 3D hand pose estimation
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 288-299 [.] "Springer".
      2003
      • Estimating 3D hand pose from a cluttered image
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 2, 432 [.] "IEEE".

      Conference Proceeding 2002
      • An appearance-based framework for 3D hand shape classification and camera viewpoint estimation
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Sclaroff, Stan]. 45-50 [.] "IEEE".

      Book Chapter 2001
      • 11. Integrating Analysis of Context and Image Content
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Frankel, Charles, Swain, MichaelJ.]. 279 [.]

      Journal Article 2001
      • SignStream: A tool for linguistic and computer vision research on visual-gestural language data
        [Neidle, Carol, Sclaroff, Stan, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 33(3), 311-320 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 2001
      • 3D hand pose reconstruction using specialized mappings
        [Rosales, Romer, Athitsos, Vassilis, Sigal, Leonid, Sclaroff, Stan]. 1, 378-385 [.] "IEEE".

      Conference Proceeding 2000
      • Estimation and prediction of evolving color distributions for skin segmentation under varying illumination
        [Sigal, Leonid, Sclaroff, Stan, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 2, 152-159 [.] "IEEE".

      Journal Article 2000
      • Fast, reliable head tracking under varying illumination: An approach based on registration of texture-mapped 3D models
        [La Cascia, Marco, Sclaroff, Stan, Athitsos, Vassilis]. 22(4), 322-336 [.]

      Conference Proceeding 1997
      • Distinguishing photographs and graphics on the world wide web
        [Athitsos, Vassilis, Swain, MichaelJ., Frankel, Charles]. 10-17 [.] "IEEE".

      Technical Report 1996
      • Webseer: An image search engine for the world wide web
        [Frankel, Charles, Swain, MichaelJ., Athitsos, Vassilis].

Presentations

    • May  2015
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Towards Improving the Robustness of Gesture Recognition Systems: Addressing Large Vocabularies and Cluttered Scenes", Stockholm University. (May 1, 2015).
    • August  2014
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Towards Improving the Robustness of Gesture Recognition Systems: Addressing Large Vocabularies and Cluttered Scenes", Toyota Technological Institute in Chicago (TTI-C). (August 1, 2014).
    • May  2013
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Towards Improving the Robustness of Gesture Recognition Systems", Rhodes, Greece. (May 1, 2013).
    • April  2013
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Similarity Indexing for Multimedia Data", Dallas, Texas. (April 1, 2013).
    • June  2011
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Gesture Recognition Challenges: Cluttered Scenes and Large Vocabulary", Littleton, Colorado. (June 1, 2011).
    • April  2011
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Gesture Recognition Challenges: Cluttered Scenes and Large Vocabulary", Texas Instruments, Systems and Applications R&D Center, Dallas, Texas. (April 1, 2011).
    • April  2011
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Gesture Recognition Challenges: Cluttered Scenes and Large Vocabulary", At Department of Computer Science, Texas State University-San Marcos. (April 1, 2011).
    • January  2010
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "• “Indexing the Dot Product, and an Application to Multiclass Recognition", At Department of Information and Computer Science, Helsinki University of Technology, Helsinki, Finland. (January 16, 2010).
    • July  2009
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Mapping Methods for Efficient Similarity-Based Multimedia Retrieval", Google, Mountain View, California, USA. (July 1, 2009).
    • May  2009
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "A Computer Vision System for Looking Up the Meaning of Signs", University of Bucharest, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, Bucharest, Romania. (May 1, 2009).
    • October  2007
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Detecting Objects of Variable Shape Structure in Cluttered Images", Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Instituto Alberto Luiz Coimbra de Pós-Graduação e Pesquisa de Engenharia, PESC - Programa de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computação. (October 1, 2007).
    • July  2007
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Learning Embeddings for Similarity-based Retrieval", Demokritos - Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, Athens, Greece. (July 1, 2007).
    • April  2007
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Learning Embeddings for Similarity-based Retrieval", National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece. . (April 1, 2007).
    • April  2007
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Learning Embeddings for Similarity-based Retrieval", Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey. (April 1, 2007).
    • June  2005
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Learning Embeddings for Indexing and Classification", University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland. (June 1, 2005).
    • March  2004
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Learning Embeddings for Indexing and Recognition", MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts. (March 1, 2004).
    • December  2003
      Athitsos, Vassilis, "Approximate Nearest Neighbor Retrieval Using Euclidean Embeddings", Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. (December 13, 2003).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Past to Present CHS: III: Large: Collaborative Research: Computational Science for Improving Assessment of Executive Function in Children sponsored by  - $
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2018 to Feb 2021 REU Site: REU Program at UTA: Assistive Technologies for People with Disabilities sponsored by  - $325778
      (Funded)
    • Oct 2016 to Sept 2020 CHS: III: Large: Collaborative Research: Computational Science for Improving Assessment of Executive Function in Children sponsored by  - $1339495
      (Funded)
    • Sept 2017 to Aug 2020 PFI:BIC: iWork, a Modular Multi-Sensing Adaptive Robot-Based Service for Vocational Assessment, Personalized Worker Training and Rehabilitation sponsored by  - $1031638
      (Funded)
    • Aug 2017 to Sept 2018 Evaluation of Face Detection and Face Recognition Algorithms sponsored by  - $88320
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • Oct 2013 to Sept 2018 MRI: Development of iRehab, an Intelligent Closed-loop Instrument for Adaptive Rehabilitation sponsored by  - $879890
      (Funded)
    • Sept 2014 to Aug 2017 CI-P: Planning for SMART-MOVE: A Spatiotemporal Annotated Human Activity Repository for Advanced Motion Recognition and Analysis Research sponsored by  - $116000
      (Funded)
    • Aug 2012 to Aug 2017 Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need - Educating Health Informatics Researchers at the Computer Science and Engineering Department of the University of Texas at Arlington sponsored by  - $544420
      (Funded)
    • May 2016 to Apr 2017 WORKSHOP: Doctoral Consortium at the PETRA 2016 Conference sponsored by  - $27850
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2011 to Mar 2017 CAREER: Large Vocabulary Gesture Recognition for Everyone: Gesture Modeling and Recognition tools for System Builders and Users sponsored by  - $651563
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • Sept 2010 to Feb 2016 CPS: Medium: A Novel Human Centric CPS to Improve Motor/Cognitive Assessment and Enable Adaptive Rehabilitation sponsored by  - $730001
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2011 to July 2015 Collaborative Research: CI-ADDO-EN: Development of Publicly Available, Easily Searchable, Linguistically Analyzed, Video Coropra for Sign Language and Gesture Research sponsored by  - $98630
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • Sept 2009 to Aug 2014 MRI: Development of a Next-Generation Multimodal Data Management Human-Sensing Instrument for Trustworthy Research Collaboration and Quality of Life Improvement sponsored by  - $770622
      (Funded)
    • Feb 2013 to Jan 2014 Doctoral Consortium and Student-Author Travel for Petral 1/3 Conference sponsored by  - $27018
      (Funded)
    • May 2013 to Dec 2013 Identitfication of Patterns in Medical Claims Data sponsored by  - $9001
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • Apr 2012 to Mar 2013 Doctoral Consortium and Student-Author Travel for Petra? 12 Conference sponsored by  - $23380
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2010 to Feb 2013 Collaborative Research: Development of Publicly Available, Easily Searchable, Linguistically Analyzed, Video Corpora for Sign Language and Gesture Research sponsored by  - $10000
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • Sept 2011 to Aug 2012 Gesture Recognition Challenge sponsored by  - $55920
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • Sept 2008 to Aug 2012 III-COR Small: Collaborative Research : Time Series Subsequence Matching for Content-Based Access in Very Large Multimedia Databases sponsored by  - $281001
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2011 to Feb 2012 Doctoral Consortium and Student Author Travel for Petra 2011 Conference sponsored by  - $20660
      (Funded)
    • Sept 2007 to Aug 2011 HCC: Large Lexicon Gesture Representation, Recognition, and Retrieval sponsored by  - $208968
      Vassilis Athitsos (Funded)
    • May 2010 to Apr 2011 Doctoral Consortium and Student-Author Travel for PETRA '10 Conference sponsored by  - $20000
      (Funded)
    • Jan 2010 to Dec 2010 Wireless Home-based Sleep Apnea Detection and Sleep Quality Monitoring sponsored by  - $50000
      (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Saif Sayed,
    • Present
      Ashiq Imran,
    • Present
      Marnim Galib,
    • Present
      Xin Miao,
    • Present
      Zahra Anvari,
    • Present
      Fadiah Qudah,
    • Present
      Reza Ghoddoosian,
    • Present
      Alex Dillhoff,
    • Present
      Sakher Ghanem,
    • Aug 2019
    • Aug 2019
      Mohammad Arshad,
    • Dec 2018
      Bhaskar Trivedi,
    • Dec 2018
      Jai Shah,
    • Aug 2018
    • Aug 2018
    • Aug 2018
    • Aug 2018
      Srujana Gattupalli,
    • May 2018
      Amir Ghaderi,
    • May 2018
      Wei Xiang,
    • Dec 2017
      Saif Sayed,
    • Aug 2016
      Christopher Conly,
    • May 2016
      Pat Jangyodsuk,
    • May 2015
      Zhong Zhang,
    • May 2014
      Alexios Kotsifakos,
    • Dec 2013
      Paul Doliotis,
    • Aug 2013
      (Computer Science and Engineer)
      Thesis advisor for Masters students

Courses

      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6999-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102619)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 4309-001 INTRO TO MACHINE LEARNING
        (Course Id: 111335)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6197-001 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102572)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6997-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102618)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 4310-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER VISION
        (Course Id: 112993)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 6997-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102618)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 5392-003 TOPICS IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Topic: Intro to Computer Vision | Course Id: 102561)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 4309-001 INTRO TO MACHINE LEARNING
        (Course Id: 111335)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6997-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102618)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • CSE 7399-023 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6399-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102610)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 7399-023 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 6997-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102618)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 4309-001 INTRO TO MACHINE LEARNING
        (Course Id: 111335)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6363-001 MACHINE LEARNING
        (Course Id: 102604)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 6997-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102618)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 6999-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102619)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 1310-004 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 1310-006 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 7399-023 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2016
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 1310-003 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • EE 5698-026 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103044)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 1310-006 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • EE 5398-028 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103040)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2015
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2015
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • CSE 1310-001 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2015
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 1310-004 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 2320-001 ALGORITHMS & DATA STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 102418)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2014
      • CSE 2312-001 CMPTR ORG & ASSEMB LANG PROG
        (Course Id: 102416)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2014
      • CSE 7399-023 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • CSE 2320-002 ALGORITHMS & DATA STRUCTURES
        (Course Id: 102418)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 2312-001 CMPTR ORG & ASSEMB LANG PROG
        (Course Id: 102416)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 4317-003 COMPUTER SYS DESIGN PROJECT II
        (Course Id: 102464)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 4317-004 COMPUTER SYS DESIGN PROJECT II
        (Course Id: 102464)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6399-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102610)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6999-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102619)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6997-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102618)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • CSE 6389-001 ADV MM, GRAPHICS, IMAGE PROC
        (Course Id: 110982)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 4316-003 COMPUTER SYSTEM DSGN PROJ I
        (Course Id: 102463)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 4316-004 COMPUTER SYSTEM DSGN PROJ I
        (Course Id: 102463)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 6399-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102610)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 7399-023 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2013
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2013
      • CSE 1310-001 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2013
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • CSE 6389-001 ADV MM, GRAPHICS, IMAGE PROC
        (Course Id: 110982)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 4317-003 COMPUTER SYS DESIGN PROJECT II
        (Course Id: 102464)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 4317-004 COMPUTER SYS DESIGN PROJECT II
        (Course Id: 102464)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 6999-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102619)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • CSE 4316-003 COMPUTER SYS DESIGN PROJECT I
        (Course Id: 102463)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 4316-004 COMPUTER SYS DESIGN PROJECT I
        (Course Id: 102463)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6399-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102610)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • CSE 5393-023 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • CSE 1310-001 INTRO COMPUTERS & PROGRAMMING
        (Course Id: 102401)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2012
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • CSE 6367-001 COMPUTER VISION
        (Course Id: 102606)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6399-021 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102610)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 6369-001 SPEC TOPS ADV INTELLIGENT SYS
        (Course Id: 110979)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 4392-004 SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: Intelligent Systems | Course Id: 102489)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 6389-001 ADV MM, GRAPHICS, IMAGE PROC
        (Topic: Gesture & Activity Recognition | Course Id: 110982)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • CSE 5393-100 DIRECTED STUDY IN COMPUTER SCI
        (Course Id: 102562)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • CSE 3392-100 SPECIAL TOPICS
        (Topic: Study Abroad in Greece | Course Id: 111209)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • CSE 6367-001 COMPUTER VISION
        (Course Id: 102606)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 6389-001 ADV MM, GRAPHICS, IMAGE PROC
        (Topic: Similarity Search in MM DB | Course Id: 110982)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • CSE 6367-001 COMPUTER VISION
        (Course Id: 102606)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 1311-002 INTRO PROGRAMMING ENGRS & SCI
        (Course Id: 110784)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • CSE 4308-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
        (Course Id: 102456)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • CSE 5360-001 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE I
        (Course Id: 102550)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • CSE 6699-023 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 102615)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • CSE 5398-023 MASTER'S THESIS I
        (Course Id: 102566)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • CSE 5698-023 MASTER'S THESIS II
        (Course Id: 102571)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • CSE 6397-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102609)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • CSE 6697-023 RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 102614)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2018 to  Present Committee Chair
      Comprehensive Periodic Reviews Committee
    • Sept 2017 to  Present Committee Member
      Awards Committee (CoE)
    • Sept 2017 to  Present Committee Chair
      Awards Committee (CSE department)
    • Sept 2016 to  Present Committee Member
      Adjunct Advising Committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Present Committee Member
      Advisory Committee
    • Sept 2013 to  Present Committee Member
      Undergraduate Studies Committee
    • Sept 2007 to  Present Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee
    • Jan 2007 to  Present Advisor
      UTA ICPC Committee and UTA Undergraduate Programming Club
    • Sept 2015 to  May 2018 Committee Member
      Faculty Recruiting Committee
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017 Committee Member
      CoE Ad Hoc Committee on Research
    • Jan 2014 to  Aug 2017 Coordinator of all sections of CSE 1310
      Introduction to Computers and Programming
    • Sept 2012 to  May 2014 Committee Member
      Ph.D. Admissions Committee
    • Sept 2012 to  May 2013 Committee Chair
      Faculty Recruiting Committee
    • Jan 2008 to  Dec 2011 volunteer
      Volunteer for RoPro High School Programming Competition
    • Sept 2007 to  May 2011 Committee Member
      Faculty Recruiting Committee
      2007-2011, 2015-2016.
    • Sept 2007 to  May 2011 Committee Member
      Ph.D. Admissions Committee
    • June 2009 to  Aug 2010 Lecturer
      Lecturer for UTA Engineering and Computer Science Summer Camps
    • Sept 2007 to  May 2008 Committee Member
      Colloquium Committee
    • Sept 2007 to  May 2008 Committee Member
      Website Review Committee

Service to the Profession

    • Nov 2013 to  Present
      Associate Editor
      Image and Video Computing Journal
    • June 2018 to  June 2019
      Program Chair
      FG 2019: IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computational Intelligence Journal (Wiley), 4 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computer Speech & Language Journal, 1 review
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computer Vision and Image Understanding Journal (Elsevier), 2 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 2 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 1 review
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 1 review
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IET Journals: Electronic Letters, 1 review
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Image and Vision Computing Journal (Elsevier), 5 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      International Journal of Computer Vision (Springer), 2 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      National Science Foundation, 1 panel
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Signal Processing: Image Communication Journal (Elsevier), 1 review
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Universal Access in the Information Society Journal (Springer), 2 reviews
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      WACV 2019, ECCV 2018, CVPR 2018, PETRA 2018, ISVC 2018, WACV 2018, ICCV 2017
    • Sept 2017 to  June 2018
      Associate Program Chair
      PETRA 2018
    • Sept 2017 to  May 2018
      Area Chair
      FG 2018: IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      National Science Foundation, 2 panels
    • Jan 2006 to  Aug 2017
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      CVPR 2017, ICPR 2016, ISVC 2016, ECCV 2016, CVPR 2016, PETRA 2016, ICCV 2015, WACV 2015, PETRA 2015, CVPR 2015, ISVC 2015, Face and Gesture 2015, ISVC 2014, ECCV 2014, PETRA 2014, ICPR 2014, CVPR 2014, ICDM 2013, ICCV 2013, CIKM 2013, CVPR 2013, PETRA 2013, ISVC 2013, CIKM 2013, ICPR 2012, ECCV 2012, PETRA 2012, ISVC 2012, KDD 2012, ICDM 2011, ECML/PKDD 2011, KDD 2011, PETRA 2011, ICDM 2010, ECCV 2010, CVPR 2010, CIKM 2010, PETRA 2010, ICCV 2009, CVPR 2009, PETRA 2009, PAKDD 2009, CIVR 2009, BIOT 2009, ICDM 2008, CVPR 2008, PETRA 2008, BIOT 2008, ICCV 2007, KDD 2007, CVPR 2007, CVPR 2006, KDD 2006.
      CVPR 2018, WACV 2018, ICCV 2017, CVPR 2017, ICPR 2016, ISVC 2016, ECCV 2016, CVPR 2016, PETRA 2016, ICCV 2015, WACV 2015, PETRA 2015, CVPR 2015, ISVC 2015, Face and Gesture 2015, ISVC 2014, ECCV 2014, PETRA 2014, ICPR 2014, CVPR 2014, ICDM 2013, ICCV 2013, CIKM 2013, CVPR 2013, PETRA 2013, ISVC 2013, CIKM 2013, ICPR 2012, ECCV 2012, PETRA 2012, ISVC 2012, KDD 2012, ICDM 2011, ECML/PKDD 2011, KDD 2011, PETRA 2011, ICDM 2010, ECCV 2010, CVPR 2010, CIKM 2010, PETRA 2010, ICCV 2009, CVPR 2009, PETRA 2009, PAKDD 2009, CIVR 2009, BIOT 2009, ICDM 2008, CVPR 2008, PETRA 2008, BIOT 2008, ICCV 2007, KDD 2007, CVPR 2007, CVPR 2006, KDD 2006.
    • Sept 2016 to  June 2017
      Program Chair
      PETRA 2017
      PETRA 2017
    • Sept 2016 to  May 2017
      Area Chair
      FG 2017: IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      National Science Foundation, 1 panel
      Participated in one NSF panel.
    • Jan 2006 to  Aug 2016
      (0: )
      Reviewer for the following journals
      Array
      IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS), IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine (TITB), IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMCCAP), IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks (TNN), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics-Part B: Cybernetics (SMCB), IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Pattern Recognition, Pattern Recognition Letters, Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), Image and Vision Computing (IVC), International Journal of Image and Video Processing (IJIVP), Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Annals of Operations Research, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Annals of Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications.
    • Jan 2011 to  Dec 2014
      Guest Editor
      Journal of Machine Learning Research
      Special Topic on Gesture Recognition
    • Jan 2009 to  Dec 2014
      (0: )
      National Science Foundation Review Panelist
      Array
      National Science Foundation Review Panelist, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014.
    • Sept 2012 to  May 2013
      Area Chair
      Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition 2013
    • Jan 2011 to  Dec 2012
      Co-organizer
      ICPR 2012 Gesture Recognition Challenge and Kinect Grand Prize, CVPR 2012 Workshop on Gesture recognition and Kinect Demonstration Competition,
    • Jan 2009 to  Dec 2011
      (0: )
      Program committee member for workshops
      Array
    • Jan 2000 to  Dec 2006
      (0: )
      External reviewer for conferences
      Array
      BMVC 2006, CVPR 2005, CIVR 2005, ICCV 2005, CVPR 2004, ECCV 2004, ICML 2004, CIVR 2004, ICDE 2003, CVPR 2003, CIVR 2003, ICPR 2002, CVPR 2001, ICCV 2001, Face and Gesture 2000, CVPR 2000.