Jia Li (李甲)

I am currently a Senior Researcher at Shanda Innovations - Multimedia . I received my Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in 2011, and B.E. degree in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University, China, in 2005, respectively. During Dec. 2010 - Jul. 2011, I was a Post Doctoral Research Fellow in CeMNeT, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

    Shanda Innovations - Multimedia, Beijing, China
    Senior Researcher & Project Manager
    07/2011 - Present
    School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    Research Fellow
    12/2010 - 07/2011
    Institute of Computing Technology,Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Ph.D., Computer Science
    09/2005 - 01/2011
    Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
    Bachelor, Electronic Engineering
    09/2001 - 07/2005
    Visual saliency estimation Video content analysis Content-based video advertising and High-quality UGC mining
    Journal paper Jia Li, Dong Xu and Wen Gao,
    Removing Label Ambiguity in Learning-Based Visual Saliency Estimation,
    in IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 21(4), pp. 1513 - 1525, 2012.
    Jia Li, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Multi-Task Rank Learning for Visual Saliency Estimation,
    in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 21(5), pp. 623-636, 2011.
    Tiejun Huang, Yonghong Tian, Jia Li, Haonan Yu,
    Salient region detection and segmentation for general object recognition and image understanding,
    in SCIENCE CHINA-INFORMATION SCIENCES 54, 2461-2470, 2011.
    Jia Li, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Probabilistic Multi-Task Learning for Visual Saliency Estimation in Video,
    in International Journal of Computer Vision, 90(2), pp. 150-165. 2010
    Jia Li, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Cost-Sensitive Rank Learning from Positive and Unlabeled Data for Visual Saliency Estimation,
    in IEEE Signal Process. Letters, 17(6), pp. 591-594, 2010. Front cover article.
    Jia Li, Hannan Yu, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Salient Object Extraction for User-targeted Video Content Association,
    in Journal of Zhejiang University Science C (Computers & Electronics), 11(11), pp. 850-859, 2010.
    Conference paper Haonan Yu, Jia Li, Yonghong Tian and Tiejun Huang,
    Automatic Interesting Object Extraction from Images Using Complementary Saliency Maps,
    in ACM International Conference on Multimedia, pp. 891-894, 2010.
    Min Wang, Jia Li, Tiejun Huang, Yonghong Tian, Lingyu Duan and Guochen Jia,
    Saliency Detection Based on 2D Log-Gabor Wavelets and Center Bias,

    in ACM International Conference on Multimedia, pp. 979-982, 2010.
    Jia Li, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    A dataset and evaluation methodology for visual saliency in video,
    in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Mexico, Jun.28, 2009. (Dataset and Readme)
    Jia Li, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Multi-polarity text segmentation using graph theory,
    in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, San Diego, California, U.S.A, pp. 3008-3011, Oct.12-15, 2008.
    Jia Li, Yonghong Tian and Wen Gao,
    Exploring Inter-Frame Correlation Analysis and Wavelet-Domain Modeling for Real-Time Caption Detection in Streaming Video,
    in Proceedings of SPIE Conference on Visual Communation and Image Processing, San Jose, Jan.27-31, 2008.
    Jia Li, Ting Liu, Weiqiang Wang and Wen Gao,
    A Broadcast Model for Web Image Annotation,
    in the 7th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, pp. 245-251, 2006.
    Patents Jia Li, Yonghong Tian, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Approach and system for rapid caption detection in online video streams.
    Chinese Patent. Issued: ZL200710176126.4
    (李甲, 田永鸿, 黄铁军, 高文。一种快速检测在线视频流中静态叠加文字的方法及系统)
    Yonghong Tian, Jia Li, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Approach and system for attention-based ad logo insertion and transformation.
    Chinese Patent. Issued: ZL200810115955.6
    (田永鸿,李甲,黄铁军,高文。基于视觉注意力模型的广告标志插入和变换方法及系统)
    Yonghong Tian, Jia Li, Yuanning Li, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Approach for automatic visual saliency estimation in image and video.
    Chinese Patent. Issued:ZL200910076781.1.
    (田永鸿,李甲,李远宁,黄铁军,高文。自动估计图像和视频的视觉显著度的方法)
    Yonghong Tian, Jia Li, Lingyu Duan, Tiejun Huang and Wen Gao,
    Approach and system for saliency based video-ad correlation.
    Chinese Patent. Issued: ZL200910076782.6.
    (田永鸿,李甲,段凌宇,黄铁军,高文。基于视觉显著度的视频广告关联方法与系统)
    Jia Li,Yunchao Gao, Haonan Yu, Jun Zhang, Yonghong Tian and Yan Jun,
    Approach and system for personalized ad recommendation by learning user interest.
    In application: PCT/CN2010/079245.
    (李甲,严军,余浩男,高云超,田永鸿,张毅。基于用户兴趣学习的个性化广告推送方法与系统)
    Guochen Jia, Jun Yan, Jia Li, Zhan Peng, Yonghong Tian and Yi Zhang,
    Approaches and devices for caption detection and recovery.
    Chinese Patent.In application: 200910118779.6.
    (贾国琛,严军,李甲,彭展,田永鸿,张毅。字幕检测方法及装置、背景恢复方法及装置)
    Yonghong Tian, Haonan Yu, Jia Li and Tiejun Huang,
    An approach for automatic object-of-interest extraction from images using complementary saliency maps.
    In application: 201010193747.5.
    (田永鸿,余浩男,李甲,黄铁军。基于互补显著度图的图像兴趣物体自动提取方法及系统)
    Haonan Yu, Jun Yan, Jia Li, Yunchao Gao, Yonghong Tian and Yi Zhang,
    Approach and system for object-of-interest extraction and correlation in video through two-stage interaction.
    In application: PCT/CN2010/078239
    (余浩男,严军,李甲,高云超,田永鸿,张毅。基于两阶段交互的视频兴趣物体提取与关联方法及系统)
    2012 Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award, Beijing (among the best 63)
    (北京市优秀博士学位论文)
    2012 Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award, Chinese Academy of Sciences (among the best 83)
    (中国科学院优秀博士学位论文)
    2011 Special Prize of President Scholarship, Chinese Academy of Sciences (among top 0.1%)
    (中国科学院院长特别奖)
    2011 Special Prize of President Scholarship, Institute of Computing Technology (among top 5)
    (中国科学院计算技术研究所所长特别奖)
    2011 Distinguished Paper Award, Institute of Computing Technology
    (中国科学院计算技术研究所优秀论文奖)
    2010 First Science-Technology Progress Prize, Ministry of Education (in a team of 11)
    (教育部科学技术进步奖一等奖)
    2010 Outstanding Individual, Joint R&D Laboratory (among top 10)
    (中国科学院先进人机通信联合实验室先进个人)
    2007 Merit Student, Chinese Academy of Sciences(awarded top 15%)
    (中国科学院三好学生)