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Liang-Chieh Chen
Departmentof Computer Science
University of California- Los Angeles

Email: lcchen at cs dot ucla dot edu

Advisor: Alan L. Yuille

About me

Since February 2016, I have been working at Google, Los Angeles.

I finished my Ph.D. in Computer Science at UCLA under the supervision of Alan L. Yuille in November 2015. My research interests include Computer Vision, Graphical Models, and Machine Learning.

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Education

Preprints

aspp 

DeepLab: Semantic Image Segmentation with Deep Convolutional Nets, Atrous Convolution, and Fully Connected CRFs
Liang-Chieh Chen*, George Papandreou*, Iasonas Kokkinos, Kevin Murphy, and Alan L. Yuille (*equal contribution)
Technical Report
[preprint (arxiv: 1606.00915)] [Project]

abc_cnn 

ABC-CNN: An Attention Based Convolutional Neural Network for Visual Question Answering
Kan Chen, Jiang Wang, Liang-Chieh Chen, Haoyuan Gao, Wei Xu, and Ram Nevatia
Technical Report
[preprint (arxiv: 1511.05960)]

Papers

hazn 

Zoom Better to See Clearer: Human Part Segmentation with Auto Zoom Net
Fangting Xia, Peng Wang, Liang-Chieh Chen, and Alan L. Yuille
In European Conference in Computer Vision (ECCV), Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 2016.
[preprint (arxiv: 1511.06881)]

deeplab_dt 

Semantic Image Segmentation with Task-Specific Edge Detection Using CNNs and a Discriminatively Trained Domain Transform
Liang-Chieh Chen, Jonathan T. Barron, George Papandreou, Kevin Murphy, and Alan L. Yuille
In Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, June 2016.
[preprint (arxiv: 1511.03328)] [Project]

deeplab_attention 

Attention to Scale: Scale-aware Semantic Image Segmentation
Liang-Chieh Chen, Yi Yang, Jiang Wang, Wei Xu, and Alan L. Yuille
In Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, June 2016.
[preprint (arxiv: 1511.03339)] [Test results on subset of MPII] [Project]

deeplab_semi 

Weakly- and Semi-Supervised Learning of a Deep Convolutional Network for Semantic Image Segmentation
George Papandreou*, Liang-Chieh Chen*, Kevin Murphy, and Alan L. Yuille
(*equal contribution)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Santiago, Chile, December 2015.
[preprint (arxiv: 1502.02734)] [spotlight] [Code] [Project]

DeepStructured 

Learning Deep Structured Models
Liang-Chieh Chen*, Alexander G. Schwing*, Alan L. Yuille, and Raquel Urtasun
(*equal contribution)
International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Lille, France, July 2015.
[pdf] [talk]

deeplab 

Semantic Image Segmentation with Deep Convolutional Nets and Fully Connected CRFs
Liang-Chieh Chen*, George Papandreou*, Iasonas Kokkinos, Kevin Murphy, and Alan L. Yuille
(*equal contribution)
International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), San Diego, California, USA, May 2015.
[pdf (arXiv:1412.7062)] [Code] [Project]

SegKITTI 

Beat the MTurkers: Automatic Image Labeling from Weak 3D Supervision
Liang-Chieh Chen, Sanja Fidler, Alan L. Yuille, and Raquel Urtasun
In Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Columbus, Ohio, USA, June 2014.
[pdf] [Supplementary Doc] [Project] [CAD models]

Mini-epitomes 

Modeling Image Patches with a Generic Dictionary of Mini-Epitomes
George Papandreou, Liang-Chieh Chen, and Alan L. Yuille
In Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Columbus, Ohio, USA, June 2014.
[pdf] [Supplementary Doc]

Shape epitome CRF 

Learning a Dictionary of Shape Epitomes with Applications to Image Labeling
Liang-Chieh Chen, George Papandreou, and Alan L. Yuille
In International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Sydney, Australia, Dec. 2013.
[pdf] [Supplementary Doc]

Honors

Industry Experience

US Patents

Professional Activities

Teaching

University of California- Los Angeles

National Taiwan University

University of Michigan- Ann Arbor