Zhaoquan Yuan, Ph.D.

Pattern Recognition and Intelligent System


Address: Room X9441, No.9 building, Xipu campus of Southwest Jiaotong University. 

Email: zqyuan@swjtu.edu.cn

Brief Biography

I am an Assisant Professor at the School of Information Science and Technology, Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU). I gruaduated with my bachelor's degree from the School of Computer Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), and received my Ph.D. degree in Pattern Recognition and Intelligent System from Mutimedia Computing Group (MMC), National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation Chinese Academy of Sciences, advised by Prof. Changsheng Xu and Dr. Jitao Sang. I was a postdoc researcher in UESTC collaborating with Prof. Lixin Duan. My research interests include deep learning, reinforcement learning, multimedia semantic understanding, and video question answering.


1. Welcome to my homepage!, Dec 4, 2018.

Selected Publications

[1] Zhaoquan Yuan, Jitao Sang, Yan Liu, and Changsheng Xu. "Latent feature learning in social media network." In Proceedings of the 21st ACM international conference on Multimedia (ACM MM,CCF-A), pp. 253-262. ACM, 2013.

[2] Zhaoquan Yuan, Jitao Sang, Changsheng Xu, and Yan Liu. " A unified latent feature learning framework in social media." IEEE Transaction on Multimedia (TMM,JCR-2), 2014, 16(6): 1624-1635.

[3] Zhaoquan Yuan, Changsheng Xu, and Jitao Sang. " Learning Feature Hierarchies: A Layer-wise Tag-embedded Approach." IEEE Transaction on Multimedia (TMM,JCR-2),2015, 17(6): 816 - 827.

[4] Zhaoquan Yuan, Jitao Sang, and Changsheng Xu. " Tag-aware image classification via nested deep belief nets." In 2013 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME,CCF-B), pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2013.


Research Projects

1. Joint perception learning and causal reasoning for motivation prediction in images.

2. Cross-modal fusion for video question answering.

Grant and Funds

1. Machine Learning and Reasoning in Video Question Answering, National Natural Science Foundation of China.