Conferences

Xiang Wu, Ruiqi Guo, Ananda Theertha Suresh, Daniel Holtmann-Rice, David Simcha, Felix X. Yu, Sanjiv Kumar
Multiscale quantization for fast similarity search
NIPS 2017
Shankar Kumar, Michael Nirschl, Daniel Holtmann-Rice, Hank Liao, Ananda Theertha Suresh, Felix X. Yu
Lattice rescoring strategies for long short term memory language models in speech recognition
ASRU 2017
Xu Zhang, Felix X. Yu, Sanjiv Kumar, Shih-Fu Chang
Learning spread-out local feature descriptors
ICCV 2017 [PDF] [GitHub]
Ananda Theertha Suresh, Felix X. Yu, Sanjiv Kumar, H. Brendan McMahan
Distributed mean estimation with limited communication
ICML 2017 (acceptance rate 25.5%) [arXiv:1611.00429]
Xu Zhang, Felix X. Yu, Svebor Karaman, Shih-Fu Chang
Learning discriminative and transformation covariant local feature detectors
CVPR 2017 (acceptance rate 29%) [PDF] [GitHub]
Felix X. Yu, Ananda Theertha Suresh, Krzysztof Choromanski, Daniel Holtmann-Rice, Sanjiv Kumar
Orthogonal random features
NIPS 2016 oral (full-length) (acceptance rate 1.8%) [arXiv]
Jeffrey Pennington, Felix X. Yu, Sanjiv Kumar
Spherical random features for polynomial kernels
NIPS 2015 spotlight (acceptance rate 4.5%) [PDF] [GitHub]
Yu Cheng*, Felix X. Yu*, Rogerio Feris, Sanjiv Kumar, Alok Choudhary, Shih-Fu Chang (* equal contribution)
An exploration of parameter redundancy in deep networks with circulant projections
ICCV 2015 (acceptance rate 20%) [PDF] [arXiv] [Project]
Xu Zhang, Felix X. Yu, Ruiqi Guo, Sanjiv Kumar, Shengjin Wang, Shih-Fu Chang
Fast orthogonal projection based on Kronecker product
ICCV 2015 (acceptance rate 20%) [PDF] [GitHub] [Project]
Felix X. Yu, Sanjiv Kumar, Yunchao Gong, Shih-Fu Chang
Circulant Binary Embedding
ICML 2014 oral (acceptance rate 25%) [PDF] [arXiv] [GitHub] [Slides] [Project]
Kuan-Ting Lai, Felix X. Yu, Ming-Syan Chen, Shih-Fu Chang
Video event detection by inferring temporal instance labels
CVPR 2014 oral (acceptance rate 5.75%) [PDF] [Project]
Subh Bhattacharya, Felix X. Yu, Shih-Fu Chang
Minimally Needed Evidence for complex event recognition in unconstrained videos
ICMR 2014 oral, best paper award (1/21) (acceptance rate 19%) [PDF]
Tao Chen, Felix X. Yu, Jiawei Chen, Yin Cui, Yan-Ying Chen, Shih-Fu Chang
Object-based visual sentiment concept analysis and application
ACM Multimedia 2014 oral (acceptance rate 20%) [PDF]
Felix X. Yu, Dong Liu, Sanjiv Kumar, Tony Jebara, Shih-Fu Chang
$\propto$SVM for learning from label proportions
ICML 2013 oral (full-length) (acceptance rate 12%) [PDF] [Supp] [arXiv] [GitHub] [Slides] [Project]
Felix X. Yu, Liangliang Cao, Rogerio S. Feris, John R. Smith, Shih-Fu Chang
Designing category-level attributes for discriminative visual recognition
CVPR 2013 (acceptance rate 25%) [PDF] [Supp] [GitHub] [Poster] [Project]
Felix X. Yu, Rongrong Ji, Ming-Hen Tsai, Guangnan Ye, Shih-Fu Chang
Weak attributes for large-scale image retrieval
CVPR 2012 (acceptance rate 24%) [PDF] [Supp] [Poster] [Code] [Project]
Felix X. Yu, Rongrong Ji, Shih-Fu Chang
Active Query Sensing for mobile location search
ACM Multimedia 2011 oral, best paper award (1/58) (acceptance rate 17%) [Project]

Preprints/ Working Drafts/ Journals/ Book Chapters

Felix X. Yu, Aditya Bhaskara, Sanjiv Kumar, Yunchao Gong, Shih-Fu Chang
On binary embedding using circulant matrices
[arXiv:1511.06480]
Felix X. Yu, Sanjiv Kumar, Henry Rowley, Shih-Fu Chang
Compact Nonlinear Maps and circulant extensions
[arXiv:1503.03893]
Xu Zhang, Felix X. Yu, Shih-Fu Chang, Shengjin Wang
Deep Transfer Network: unsupervised domain adaptation
[arXiv:1503.00591]
Felix X. Yu, Krzysztof Choromanski, Sanjiv Kumar, Tony Jebara, Shih-Fu Chang
On learning from label proportions
[arXiv:1402.5902]
Felix X. Yu, Yunchao Gong, Sanjiv Kumar
Fast binary embedding for high-dimensional data
Multimedia Data Mining and Analytics: Disruptive Innovation, Springer
Rongrong Ji*, Felix X. Yu*, Tongtao Zhang, Shih-Fu Chang (* equal contribution)
Active Query Sensing: suggesting the best query view for mobile visual search
TOMCCAP 2012 [Project]

Workshop Papers/ Short Papers/ Technical Reports/ Demos/ Earlier Works/ ...

Jakub Konecny, H. Brendan McMahan, Felix X. Yu, Peter Richtarik, Ananda Theertha Suresh, Dave Bacon
Federated Learning: strategies for improving communication efficiency
NIPS 2016 Workshop on Private Multi-Party Machine Learning [arXiv]
Paul Eastham, Andres Munoz, Ashish Sharma, Umar Syed, Sergei Vassilvitskii, Felix Yu
Learning battery consumption of mobile devices
ICML 2016 Workshop on On-device Intelligence [PDF]
Felix X. Yu, Liangliang Cao, Michele Merler, Noel Codella, Tao Chen, John R. Smith, Shih-Fu Chang
Modeling attributes from category-attribute proportions
ACM Multimedia 2014 (Short paper, acceptance rate 30%) [PDF]
Felix X. Yu
Learning from label proportions: algorithm, theory, applications
BigVision 2014 (International Workshop on Large Scale Visual Recognition and Retrieval, CVPR 2014)
Felix X. Yu, Liangliang Cao, Rogerio S. Feris, John R. Smith, Shih-Fu Chang
Additional remarks on designing category-level attributes for discriminative visual recognition
Technical Report # CUCS 007-13 [PDF] [Project]
Felix X. Yu, Rongrong Ji, Ming-Hen Tsai, Guangnan Ye, Shih-Fu Chang
Experiments of image retrieval using weak attributes
Technical Report # CUCS 005-12 [PDF] [Project]
Felix X. Yu, Rongrong Ji, Tongtao Zhang, Shih-Fu Chang
A mobile location search system with Active Query Sensing
ACM Multimedia 2011 (Demo on iPhone) [Project]
Felix X. Yu
Intelligent query formulation for mobile visual search
ACM Multimedia Doctoral Symposium 2011
Felix X. Yu, Yu-Jin Zhang
A 2-D histogram representation of images for pooling
IS&,T/SPIE Electronic Imaging EL117 2011 [PDF]
IBM Research and Columbia University TRECVID-2012 Multimedia Event Detection (MED), Multimedia Event Recounting (MER), and Semantic Indexing (SIN) Systems
NIST TRECVID Workshop
IBM Research and Columbia University TRECVID-2013 Multimedia Event Detection (MED), Multimedia Event Recounting (MER), and Semantic Indexing (SIN) Systems
NIST TRECVID Workshop
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