Xucong Zhang

I am PhD student in the Perceptual User Interfaces Group since October 2013.

contact

email: xczhang@mpi-inf.mpg.de
office: E1 4,  Room 609

education

I revived my Master degree from Beihang University (2013) and completed my Bachelor degree from the Honors Program, China Agriculture University, Beijing, China (2010). I was a research intern at Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences during 2011 to 2013 under the supervision of Prof. Stan Z. Li.

research interests

I am interested in human-computer interaction based on computer vision.

awards

  • Best paper honorable mention award, ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST 2016)
  • 10/2013–5/2015, International Max Planck Research School for Computer Science (IMPRS-CS) Scholarship, Germany
  • 2011, First-class Graduate Scholarship, Beihang University, China
  • 2008, Second-class Undergraduate Grant, China Agricultural University, China

external activities

Reviewer for Journals: TPAMI 2017

Reviewer for Conferences: ETRA 2016, UIST 2016, Augmented Human 2017, IWBF 2017, UIST 2017, Multimedia 2017

publications

Everyday Eye Contact Detection Using Unsupervised Gaze Target Discovery

Xucong Zhang; Yusuke Sugano; Andreas Bulling

Everyday Eye Contact Detection Using Unsupervised Gaze Target Discovery Inproceedings

Proc. of the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST), 2017, (best paper honourable mention award).

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It’s Written All Over Your Face: Full-Face Appearance-Based Gaze Estimation

Xucong Zhang; Yusuke Sugano; Mario Fritz; Andreas Bulling

It’s Written All Over Your Face: Full-Face Appearance-Based Gaze Estimation Inproceedings

Proc. of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPRW), 2017.

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AggreGaze: Collective Estimation of Audience Attention on Public Displays

Yusuke Sugano; Xucong Zhang; Andreas Bulling

AggreGaze: Collective Estimation of Audience Attention on Public Displays Inproceedings

Proc. of the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST), pp. 821-831, 2016, (best paper honourable mention award).

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Combining Eye Tracking with Optimizations for Lens Astigmatism in Modern Wide-Angle HMDs

Daniel Pohl; Xucong Zhang; Andreas Bulling

Combining Eye Tracking with Optimizations for Lens Astigmatism in Modern Wide-Angle HMDs Inproceedings

Proc. of the IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality (VR), 2016.

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Concept for Using Eye Tracking in a Head-mounted Display to Adapt Rendering to the User's Current Visual Field

Daniel Pohl; Xucong Zhang; Andreas Bulling; Oliver Grau

Concept for Using Eye Tracking in a Head-mounted Display to Adapt Rendering to the User's Current Visual Field Inproceedings

Proc. of the 22nd ACM Conference on Virtual Reality Software and Technology (VRST), pp. 323–324, 2016.

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Labelled pupils in the wild: A dataset for studying pupil detection in unconstrained environments

Marc Tonsen; Xucong Zhang; Yusuke Sugano; Andreas Bulling

Labelled pupils in the wild: A dataset for studying pupil detection in unconstrained environments Inproceedings

Proc. of the 9th ACM International Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications (ETRA 2016), pp. 139-142, 2016.

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Appearance-Based Gaze Estimation in the Wild

Xucong Zhang; Yusuke Sugano; Mario Fritz; Andreas Bulling

Appearance-Based Gaze Estimation in the Wild Inproceedings

Proc. of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2015), pp. 4511-4520, 2015.

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Rendering of Eyes for Eye-Shape Registration and Gaze Estimation

Erroll Wood; Tadas Baltrusaitis; Xucong Zhang; Yusuke Sugano; Peter Robinson; Andreas Bulling

Rendering of Eyes for Eye-Shape Registration and Gaze Estimation Inproceedings

Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2015), 2015.

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Robust multi-resolution pedestrian detection in traffic scenes

Junjie Yan; Xucong Zhang; Zhen Lei; Shengcai Liao; Stan Z Li

Robust multi-resolution pedestrian detection in traffic scenes Inproceedings

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2013, pp. 3033–3040, IEEE 2013.

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Structural face detection

Junjie Yan; Xucong Zhang; Zhen Lei; Stan Z. Li

Structural face detection Inproceedings

10th Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), 2013.

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Real-time high performance deformable model for face detection in the wild

Junjie Yan; Xucong Zhang; Zhen Lei; Stan Z. Li

Real-time high performance deformable model for face detection in the wild Inproceedings

International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), pp. 1–6, IEEE 2013.

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The Visual Internet of Things System Based on Depth Camera

Xucong Zhang; Xiaoyun Wang; Yingmin Jia

The Visual Internet of Things System Based on Depth Camera Inproceedings

Proceedings of the Chinese Intelligent Automation Conference, pp. 447–455, Springer 2013.

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Water filling: Unsupervised people counting via vertical kinect sensor

Zhang, Xucong; Yan, Junjie; Feng, Shikun; Lei, Zhen; Yi, Dong; Li, Stan Z

Water filling: Unsupervised people counting via vertical kinect sensor Inproceedings

Advanced Video and Signal-Based Surveillance (AVSS), 2012 IEEE Ninth International Conference on, pp. 215–220, IEEE 2012.

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