International Conference Papers


2016:
    9. C. Z. Hou, J. Hou*, and C. C. Yu, ※An efficient lane markings detection and tracking method based on vanishing point constraints,§ in Proc. 35th Chinese Control Conference (CCC2016), Chengdu, China, Jul. 2016, pp. 6999-7004. (EI:20163802828942, B+)
2011:
    8. J. Hou*, L. Wu, F. Xu, X. Wang, and D.S. Zhang, ※Real-Time Text Driven Avatars,§ in Proc. World Congress on Computer Science and Information Technology (WCSIT*11), Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 2011, pp.1-5. (selected to be published as a journal paper by Online Journal on Computer Science and Information Technology ) (B+)
2010:
    7. L. Wu, J. Hou*, X. Wang, F. Xu, and Y. Xiang, ※Costume design and animation synthesis for personalized avatars,§ in Proc. Int. Conf. Computer Application and System Modeling (ICCASM *10), Taiyuan, Shanxi, China, Oct. 2010, pp. v8-35-39. (EI:20104913452860/ISTP: 11638155,B+)

    6. J. Hou*, D.S. Zhang, Z. Chen, L.X. Jiang, H.Z. Zhang, and X. Qin, ※Web image search by automatic image annotation and translation,§ in Proc. 17th Int. Conf. Systems, Signals and Image Processing (IWSSIP*10), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Jun. 2010, pp.105-108. (B+)
2009:
    5. D.S. Zhang, M. M. Islam, G. J. Lu, and J. Hou, ※Semantic image retrieval using region based inverted file,§ in Proc. Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA*09), Melbourne, Australia, Dec. 2009, pp.242-249. (EI:20101412823873)

    4. J. Hou*, X. Wang, F. Xu, V. D. Nguyen, and L. Wu, ※Humanoid personalized avatar through multiple natural language processing,§ in Proc. Int. Conf. Computer Vision, Image and Signal Processing (CVISP*09), Bali, Indonesia, Nov.2009, pp.590每595. (selected to be published as a journal paper by World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology)(EI: 20100612698086, B+)

    3. L.X. Jiang, J. Hou*, Z. Chen, and D.S. Zhang, ※Automatic image annotation based on decision tree machine learning,§ in Proc. Int. Conf. Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery (CyberC*09), Zhangjiajie, China, Oct. 2009, pp.400每405. (EI: 20095312585882,Bㄘ
2008:
    2. J. Hou*, D.S. Zhang, Z. Chen, X.R. Xu, and T. Nakamura, ※Composite feature modeling and retrieval,§ in Proc. 10th Int. Conf. Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision (ICARCV*08), Hanoi, Vietnam, Dec. 2008, vol.59, pp. 2176每2181.ㄗEI:20091712046316/ISTP: 000266716601181,B+ㄘ

    1. D.S. Zhang, Y. Liu, and J. Hou, ※Digital image retrieval using intermediate semantic features and multistep search,§ in Proc. Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA*08), Canberra, Australia, Dec. 2008, pp.513每518. (EI:20092612153422)
Before 2007:
    7. J. Hou*, Y. Koine, and Y. Aoki, ※Social avatar language in multimedia application,§ in Proc. 7th IASTED Int. Conf. Software Engineering and Applications (SEA*03), Marina del Rey, CA, USA, Nov. 2003, pp. 763每768.(EI:04138084462)

    6. J. Hou* and Y. Aoki, ※Let the sign language speak on your screen: an intelligent sign language synthesizing system,§ in Proc. 4th European Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (WIAMIS*03) (also with CD-ROM), Univ. of London, London, UK, Apr. 2003, pp. 351每354. (appeared in the book &Digital Media Processing for Multimedia Interactive Services* published by World Scientific) (ISTP: 000229967700064)

    5. J. Hou* and Y. Aoki, ※More than just another virtual classroom: power system distance education with the avatar run-time instructions,§ Human Factors 2002 Workshop on Virtual Conversational Characters: Applications, Methods, and Research Challenges (HF*02) (with CD-ROM), Published online (www.vhml.org/workshops/HF2002), Univ. of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, Nov. 2002.

    4. J. Hou* and Y. Aoki, ※A real-time interactive non-verbal communication system through semantic feature extraction,§ in Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. Multimedia and Expo (ICME*02) (also with CD-ROM), EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, Aug. 2002, vol. 2, pp. 425每428.(ISTP: 000178771600338)

    3. J. Hou* and Y. Aoki, ※A visual intercultural nonverbal communication system for the hearing impaired,§ in Proc.6th Int. Conf. Signal Processing (ICSP*02) (also with CD-ROM), Beijing, China, Aug. 2002, vol. 2, pp. 985每988. (ISTP: 000181080500247)

    2. J. Hou* and Y. Aoki, ※Semantic feature detection for real-time image transmission of sign language and finger spelling,§ in Proc. Int. Technical Conf. Circuits/Systems, Computers and Communications (ITC-CSCC*02) (also with CD-ROM), Phuket, Thailand, Jul. 2002, vol. 3, pp. 1662每1665.

    1. J. Hou* and Y. Aoki, ※A preliminary study on creating common sign-language communication system on the Internet,§ in Proc. IASTED Int. Conf. Computer Graphics and Imaging (CGIM*01), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 2001, pp. 50每54.