Professor Shaogang Gong

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Queen Mary University of London

London E1 4NS, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)20-7882 5249

Fax: +44 (0)20-7882 7064

Email: s.gong AT qmul.ac.uk

 

Shaogang (Sean) Gong is Professor of Visual Computation at Queen Mary University of London. Gong established the Queen Mary Computer Vision Laboratory in 1993 and have enjoyed immensely working with PhD students and postdoctoral researchers. His work is in Computer Vision, with a focus on Human Idenfitication, Behaviour Recognition, Video Semantic Analysis, and Visual Surveillance. Brief bio and publications pdf download (Google Scholar).

 


PROJECTS

SmartPrevent (Smart Video-Surveillance System to Detect and Prevent Local Crimes in Urban Areas)

SUNNY (Smart UNmanned aerial vehicle sensor Network for detection of border crossing and illegal entrY)

SAMURAI (Suspicious and Abnormal Behaviour Monitoring Using a Network of Cameras for Situation Awareness Enhancement)

BEWARE (Behaviour based Enhancement of Wide-Area Situational Awareness in a Distributed Network of CCTV Cameras)

VISTA (Video Analytics for Real-Time Human Profiling)

INSIGHT (Video Analysis and Selective Zooming using Semantic Models of Human Presence and Activity)

Fusion of Multimodal Biometrics for Non-Intrusive Person Identification in CCTV

ViTAB (Video-based Threat Assessment and Biometrics) Network

SERVE (Surveillance, Evaluation, Research, Validation, and Exploitation) Network

ICONS (Incident Recognition for Surveillance and Security)

ISCANIT (Recognising Intention in Real-Time for Visually Mediated Interaction)

Integrated Machine Vision Initiative

PAMONOP (Parallel Modelling of Neural Operators for Pattern Recognition)


BOOKS

 

 

 

S. Gong, M. Cristani, S. Yan, C.C. Loy (Eds.). Person Re-Identification, Springer, January 2014.

C. Shan, F. Porikli, T. Xiang, S. Gong (Eds.). Video Analytics for Business Intelligence, Springer, March 2012.

S. Gong, T. Xiang. Visual Analysis of Behaviour: From Pixels to Semantics, Springer, May 2011.

S. Gong, S. McKenna, A. Psarrou. Dynamic Vision: From Images to Face Recognition, Imperial College Press, June 2000.

S. Zhou, W. Zhao, X. Tang, S. Gong (Eds.). Analysis and Modelling of Faces and Gestures, Springer, October 2007.

W. Zhao, S. Gong, X. Tang (Eds.). Analysis and Modelling of Faces and Gestures, Springer, October 2005.

S. Gong, H. Zhang, S. Li, A. Senior, T. Vetter, W. Zhao (Eds.). Analysis and Modelling of Faces and Gestures, IEEE Computer Society, October 2003.

 


DATASETS

Activity Analysis Datasets:


Human Recognition Datasets:


Video Summerisation Datasets:

 


RECENT PUBLICATIONS (a full listing with pdf download)

W-S. Zheng, S. Gong and T. Xiang. Towards Open-World Person Re-Identification by One-Shot Group-based Verification. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, accepted, 2015.

Y. Fu, T. Hospedales, T. Xiang, J. Xiong, S. Gong, Y. Wang and Y. Yao. Robust Subjective Visual Property Prediction from Crowdsourced Pairwise Labels. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, accepted, 2015.

X. Xu, T. Hospedales and S. Gong. Semantic Embedding Space for Zero-Shot Action Recognition. In Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, Quebec, Canada, September 2015. 

Z. Fu, T. Xiang, E. Kodirov and S. Gong. Zero-Shot Object Recognition by Semantic Manifold Distance. In Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Boston, MA, USA, June 2015.

Y. Fu, T. Hospedales, T. Xiang and S. Gong. Transductive Multi-View Zero-Shot Learning. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, in print, 2015.

Y. Li, T. Hospedales, Y-Z. Song and S. Gong. Free-hand Sketch Recognition by Multi-Kernel Feature Learning. Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 137, pp. 1-11, August 2015.

X. Zhu, C.C. Loy and S. Gong. Constrained Clustering with Imperfect Oracles. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, special issue on Learning in Non-(geo)metric Spaces, in print, 2015.

J-F. Hu, W-S. Zheng, J. Lai, S. Gong and T. Xiang. Exemplar-based Recognition of Human-Object Interactions. IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, in print, 2015.

T. Wang, S. Gong, X. Zhu and S. Wang. Person Re-Identification by Video Ranking. In Proc. European Conference on Computer Vision, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2014.

Y. Fu, T. Hospedales, T. Xiang, S. Gong and Y. Yao. Interestingness Prediction by Robust Learning to Rank. In Proc. European Conference on Computer Vision, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2014. 

Y. Fu, T. Hospedales, T. Xiang, Z. Fu and S. Gong. Transductive Multi-view Embedding for Zero-Shot Recognition and Annotation. In Proc. European Conference on Computer Vision, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2014.

R. Layne, T. Hospedales and S. Gong. Investigating Open-World Person Re-Identification Using a Drone. In Proc. International Workshop on Visual Surveillance and Re-Identification, Zurich, Switzerland, September 2014.

H. Wang, S. Gong and T. Xiang. Unsupervised Learning of Generative Topic Saliency for Person Re-Identification. In Proc. British Machine Vision Conference,  Nottingham, UK, September 2014.

R. Layne, T. Hospedales and S. Gong. Re-Identification: Hunting Attributes in the Wild. In Proc. British Machine Vision Conference,  Nottingham, UK, September 2014.

B. Cancela, T. Hospedales and S. Gong. Open-World Person Re-Identification by Multi-Label Assignment Inference. In Proc. British Machine Vision Conference,  Nottingham, UK, September 2014.

Y. Li, T. Hospedales, Y-Z. Song and S. Gong. Towards Intra-Category Sketch-based Image Retrieval via Matching Deformable Part Models. In Proc. British Machine Vision Conference,  Nottingham, UK, September 2014.

Y. Fu, Y. Yang, T. Hospedales, T. Xiang and S. Gong. Transductive Multi-Label Zero-Shot Learning. In Proc. British Machine Vision Conference,  Nottingham, UK, September 2014.

X. Zhu, C.C. Loy and S. Gong. Constructing Robust Affinity Graph for Spectral Clustering. In Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Columbus, Ohio, USA, June 2014.

C. Liu, S. Gong and C.C. Loy. On-the-fly Feature Importance Mining for Person Re-Identification. Pattern Recognition, Vol. 47, No. 4, pp. 1602-1615, April 2014.

Y. Fu, T. Hospedales, T. Xiang and S. Gong. Learning Multi-Modal Latent Attributes. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 303-316, February 2014. 

S. Gong, M. Cristani, S. Yan, C.C. Loy (Eds.). Person Re-Identification, 456 pages, Springer, January 2014.

 


s.gong AT qmul.ac.uk