Talks, Tutorials, and Workshops by Yi Ma

Year 2011:

  • Plenary talk at Signal Processing with Adaptive Sparse Structured Representations (SPARS), June 2011.

Year 2010:

  • Keynote speech at AAAI Symposium on Manifold Learning and its Applications, Arlington, VA. Nov. 11, 2010.
  • Tutorial on Low-Rank Matrix Recovery, ICIP, Hongkong, Sept. 26, 2010.
  • "Microsoft Research Asia Research Overview", Summer school on Vision, Learning and Pattern Recognition (VLPR), Xi'an China, July 25, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", Invited talk at Pao-Lu Hsu Conference, Xi'an, China, July 20, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", Plenary talk at Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP), July 13, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", NGA and DARPA Workshops in Washington DC, June 22 and 23, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", Tutorial on Subspace Learning at CVPR, San Francisco, June 14, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", Invited talk at CAD&CG Lab, Zhejiang Univ., March 31st, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", Yao's Class, CS Department, Tsinghua University, March 26th, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", UIUC DSP Seminar, March 10th, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis and its Applications", Microsoft Research Techfest Lecture, March 3rd, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk at Singapore Management University, January 29, 2010.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited talk at Nanyang Technology University, Singapore, January 28, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk at Fusionopolis, Singapore, January 27, 2010.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited talk at National University of Singapore, Singapore, January 25, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk at Department of Information Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong, January 8, 2010.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk at Computer Science Department, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, January 6, 2010.

Year 2009:

  • "Face Recognition via Sparse Representation", Invited talk at the Third Research Institure of the Department of Public Safty, Shanghai, China, December 19, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited talk at University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, December 14, 2009.
  • "Fast Convex Optimization Algorithms for Exact Recovery of a Low-Rank Matrix", Invited talk at the International Workshop on Computationl Advances in Multi-Sensor Adaptive Processing, Aruba, Dutch Antilles, December 13-16, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", talk at MSRA Technical Advisory Board Review, China, November 2, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited talk at CAD & CG state key lab, Zhejiang University, China, October 22, 2009.
  • "Dynamical Vision," Workshop at International Conference on Computer Vision, Kyoto, Japan, September 29, 2009.
  • "Multiple-View Geometry and Symmetry for Image-Based 3D Reconstruction", Keynote speech at ACCV workshop on Community Based 3D Content and its Applications in Mobile Internet Environment, September 24, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited talk National Taiwan University, Taiwan, August 28, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk Academia Sinica, Institute of Information Science, Taiwan, August 27, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk at National Tsinghua University, Taiwan, August 26, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Keynote speech at the 22th IPPR Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing, Taiwan, August 24, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Keynote speech at International Workshop on Local and Non-Local Approximation in Image Processing, Finland, August 19-20, 2009.
  • "Robust Face Recognition via Sparse Representation", Lecture at Vision, Learning, and Pattern Recognition Summer School, Peking University, July 20, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Lecture at Vision, Learning, and Pattern Recognition Summer School, Peking University, July 20, 2009.
  • "Sparse Representation and Its Applications," Tutorial at International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Miami, USA, June 20, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", EECS, Berkeley, June 18, 2009.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", EE, Stanford, June 17, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited Talk at National Lab of Pattern Recognition, CASIA, June 12.
  • "Robust Principal Component Analysis via Convex Optimization", Invited talk at Intl. Conf. Sampling Theory and Applications, Marseillle, France, May 18-22, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Invited talk at Center for Advanced Study, Tsinghua University, May 14, 2009.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Plenary talk at Picture Coding Symposium, Chicago, USA, May 6-8, 2009.
  • "Robust Face Recognition via Sparse Representation," Automation Department, Tsinghua University, April 23.
  • "Confluence of Computer Vision and Sparse Representation", Hottalk at Microsoft Research Asia, April 9th.

Year 2008:

  • "Subspace Arrangements and Manifold Learning," invited talk at Workshop on Multi-Manifold Data Modeling and Applications, Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications, October 27-30 2008.
  • "Computer Vision Beyond Human Intuition," invited talk at Automation Department, Tsinghua University, Beijing, August 13, 2008.
  • "Compressed Sensing and Its Applications in Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision," mini-course at Micorsoft Research Asia, Beijing, August, 2008.
  • "Subspace Segmentation via Lossy Data Compression," invited talk at SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Minisymposium on Hybrid Linear and Nonlinear Modeling and its Applications, July 7-9, 2008.
  • "Sparse Representation-based Classification and its Applications," invited talk at SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Minisymposium on Locally Adaptive Patch-based Image and Video Restoration, July 7-9, 2008.
  • "Computational Symmetry," Tutorial at the International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, June 23, 2008.
  • "Generalized Principal Component Analysis," Tutorial at the International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, June 23, 2008.
  • "Computer Vision Beyond Human Intuition," invited talk at Micorsoft Research Asia, Beijing, May 13, 2008.
  • "Robust Face Recognition via Sparse Representation," invited talk at Micorsoft Research, Redmond, March 11, 2008.
  • "Sparse Representation-based Classification and its Applications," invited talk at Systemes Seminar, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin at Madison, February 27, 2008.

Year 2007:

  • "Dynamical Vision," Workshop at the International Conference on Computer Vision, Rio de Janeiro, October 20, 2007.
  • "Face Recognition via Sparse Representation," von Neumann Symposium of Applied Mathematics, Snowbird, Utah, July 8, 2007.
  • "Generalized Principal Component Analysis," IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Minneapolis, June 18, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Computer Science Department, Stanford University, May 17, 2007.
  • "Face Recognition via Sparse Representation," Computer Vision Seminar, EECS Department, University of California at Berkeley, May 8, 2007.
  • "Face Recognition via Sparse Representation," Computer Vision Seminar, Computer Science Department, University of California at San Diego, May 4, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Computer Vision Group Seminar, Electrical Engineering Department, California Institute of Technology, May 2, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Computer Science Department Seminar, University of California at Los Angeles, May 1, 2007.
  • "Face Recognition via Sparse Representation," CSAIL Computer Vision Seminar, EECS Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, April 25, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," LIDS Special Seminar, EECS Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, April 25, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," GRASP Laboratory Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, March 23, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Center for Imaging Science Seminar, Johns Hopkins University, March 20, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Computer Vision Seminar, EECS Department, University of California at Berkeley, March 7, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Fessenden Lecture and Graduate Seminar, Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, IEEE EMB Society Pittsburgh Chapter, University of Pittsburgh, February 28, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Machine Vision Seminar, Computer Science Department, Carnegie Mellon University, February 26, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Mathematics Department, University of Michigan, February 6, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, University of Michigan, February 5, 2007.
  • "Clustering and Classification via Lossy Data Compression," Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, Northwestern University, January 25, 2007.

Year 2006:

  • "How Did I Learn to Do Research, or Did I?" Intern Training Seminar, Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China, December 8, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data via Lossy Data Compression," Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, China, September 22, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data via Lossy Data Compression," School of Electronics Engineering and Computer Science, Beijing University, China, September 18, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data via Lossy Data Compression," Department of Electronics, Tsinghua University, China, August 31, 2006.
  • "Image, Geometry and Symmetry," international workshop on Current Trends in Computer Vision, panel on "Geometric Vision," Lhasa of Tibet, China, August 10, 2006.
  • "Video Segmentation via Lossy Data Compression," international workshop on Current Trends in Computer Vision, panel on "Dynamical Vision," Lhasa of Tibet, China, August 10, 2006.
  • "International Workshop on Current Trends in Computer Vision," organizer and chair of the "Dynamical Vision" panel, Lhasa of Tibet, China, August 9-12, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data," Computer Sciene Department, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, July 12, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data," Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing China, June 24, 2006.
  • "Dynamical Vision," ECCV'06 workshop (organizer), Graz, Austria, May 2006.
    "Modeling and Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data," EECS Department Colloquium, UC Berkeley, April 12, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data," Mathematics Department Graduate Seminar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, April 5, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data," Nonlinear Control Seminar, Coordinated Science Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, March 29, 2006.
  • "Segmentation of Multivariate Mixed Data," Statistics Department Seminar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, March 9, 2006.

Year 2005:

  • "Multiple-View Geometry for Image-Based Modeling," ICIP'05 tutorial, Genova, Italy, September 11, 2005.
  • "Dynamical Models for Computer Vision," ICCV'05 workshop (organizer), Beijing, China, October 21, 2005.
  • "Segmentation of Hybrid Motions via Generalized Principal Surface Analysis," International Conference on Computer Vision, October 21, 2005.
  • "Multi-Scale Hybrid Linear Models for Lossy Image Representation," Robotics Lab Seminar, EECS Department, University of California at Berkeley, June 14, 2005.
  • "Vision, Geometry, and Symmetry", Institute of Computer Science, Sichuan University, China, May 30, 2005.
  • "Multi-Scale Hybrid Linear Models for Lossy Image Representation," Automation Department Seminar, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, May 19, 2005.
  • "Motion-Based Image Segmentation," Microsoft Research in Asia, Beijing, China, May 19, 2005.
  • "Multi-Scale Hybrid Linear Models for Lossy Image Representation," Microsoft Research in Asia, Beijing, China, May 18, 2005.
  • "Generalized Principal Component Analysis and its Applications," Computer Science Department, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, May 17, 2005.
  • "Motion-Based Image Segmentation," , Human/Computer Vision Symposium, Beckman Institute, May 13th, 2005.
  • "A Multi-Scale Hybrid Linear Model for Lossy Image Representation," Computer Science Department, vision/graphics/HCI day, University of Illinois, April 15, 2005.
  • "Identification of Deterministic Hybrid ARX Systems via the Identification of Algebraic Varieties," HSCC'05, Zurich, April, 2005.
  • "Identification of Hybrid ARX Systems," Control Seminar, Decision & Control Group, CSL, UIUC, February 2, 2005.

Year 2004:

  • "Identification of Hybrid Linear Time-Invariant Systems via Subspace Embedding and Segmentation," CDC'04, Bhamas, December 16, 2004.
  • "Vision, Geometry, and Symmetry", Invited Seminar at the Center for Imaging Science, Johns Hopkins University, November 16, 2004.
  • "Sparse Representation of Image with Hybrid Linear Models," International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Singapore, October 26, 2004.
  • "Generalized Principal Component Analysis and its Applications," UIUC Beckman Institute ITG forum, September 21, 2004.
  • "Multiple-View Geometry for Image-Based Modeling," one-day course at SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, August 2004.
  • "Generalized Principal Component Analysis and its Applications," Control & Robotics Seminar, EECS, UC Berkeley, August 2004.
  • "System Identification in Control and Vision," Mini symposium of MTNS (presented by Rene), Belgium, July 2004.
  • "Geometric Vision," invited one-day lectures, World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation, Hangzhou, China, June 14-18, 2004.
  • "3D Reconstruction and Motion Analysis of Static and Dynamic Scenes," one-day course at ICRA, New Orliens, April 2004.
  • "Generalized Principal Component Analysis," invited lecture, DSP seminar, ECE UIUC, April, 2004.

Year 2003:

  • Symmetry Based Photo Editing, ICCV workshop, Nice, France, October 13-16, 2003.
    "Breakthroughs in 3-D Reconstruction and Motion Analysis," one day course at ICRA03 (co-organized with Jana Kosecka), Taipei, Taiwan, September 14-19, 2003.
  • Structure and Pose from Single Images of Symmetric Objects with Applications to Robot Navigation, ICRA03, Taipei, Taiwan, September, 2003.
  • "Multiple-view Geometry for Image-based Modeling," one day course at SIGGRAPH03 (co-organized with Stefano Soatto), San Diego, July 29-31, 2003.
  • Vision, geometry, and symmetry, Center for Automation Research, University of Maryland, May 9th, 2003.
  • Image and geometry , Applied Mathematics seminar, Mathematics Department, UIUC, March 3rd, 2003

Year 2002:

  • Image and geometry , DSP seminar, UIUC, December 11th, 2002
  • Group symmetry and multiple view geometry , Berkeley AI/Robotics/Vision Seminar, Robotics Group, September 19, 2002
  • Group symmetry and multiple view geometery , Research Among Peers Seminar, Beckman Institute, UIUC, September 13, 2002
  • Multiple-view multibody structure from motion , Center for Intelligent and Networked Systems, Automation Department, Tsinghua, Beijing (China), May 24, 2002.
  • Multiple-view multibody structure from motion , Microsoft research in Asia, Beijing (China), May 22, 2002.
  • Multiple-view multibody structure from motion , Microsoft research, Redmond, May 17, 2002.
  • Multiple-view multibody structure from motion , Special computer vision seminar, UIUC, May 8, 2002.
  • Generalized Rank Conditions in Multiple View Geometry with Applications to Dynamical Scenes (poster), Copenhagen, Denmark, ECCV, May, 2002.
  • Computer and Robot Vision, ECE Department Explorations Seminar, UIUC, February 20th, 2002.
  • Rank Conditions in Multiple View Geometry, Visual Computation Group Seminar, Microsoft Research in Asia, Beijing, February 4th, 2002.
  • Rank Deficiency Condition of the Multiple View Matrix for Mixed Point and Line Features, Melbourne, Australia, ACCV, January 23rd, 2002.
  • Recognition of Human Gait, Image Formation and Processing Group, Beckman Institute, January 18, 2002.
  • Overview of Multiple View Geometry , Math & ECE RAP program, Beckman Institute, UIUC, January 18, 2002.

Year 2001:

  • Rank Conditions in Multiple View Geometry, GRASP Lab Seminar, Upenn, November 2, 2001.
  • Rank Conditions in Multiple View Geometry, EECS Dept. AI Lab Colloquium, MIT, November 1, 2001.
  • Rank Conditions in Multiple View Geometry, Robotics Lab, DEAS, Harvard, November 1, 2001.
  • Multiple View Geometry Unified, EE Dept., Stanford, May 17, 2001.
  • Multiple View Geometry Unified, EECS Dept. Computer Vision Seminar, UC Berkeley, May 16, 2001.

Multiple View Geometry Unified, CSL Nonlinear Control Seminar, UIUC, May 10, 2001.

Year 2000:

  • Vision Based Control, ECE Dept. Graduate Seminar, UIUC, November 2, 2000.