Conferences

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
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
Boston