Intelligent System Laboratry.

Research Projects in 2008-2012

  1. Tracking and Recognition for Real-time Computer Vision
  2. Grant-In-Aid for Science Research (2008-2012) under Grant No.20300067 from the Ministry of Education, Science, Sports, and Culture, Japanese Government.

    1. Framework of Sparse Template Tracking
    2. Sparse 3d Eigentracker
    3. Shape Inference by Associative Mapping
    4. Real-Time Photometric Adjustment
    5. Real-time Face Tracking and Recognition
    6. Learning Eigenface by Adaptive Tracking

    Publications

    1. H. Chugan, Y. Oka, T. Shakunaga, ``Parallel Underdetermined Approach to Weight Equations in Tracking and Recognition Framework,'' in Proc. International Conference on Machine Vision \& Applications (MVA2013), pp.242-246, 2013.5.
    2. H. Chugan, T. Shakunaga, ``Hierarchical Approach to Weight Equations in Tracking and Recognition Framework,'' in Proc. The 10th IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG2013), 2013.4.
    3. Y. Oka, T. Shakunaga ``Real-time Face Tracking and Recognition by Sparse Eigentracker Augmented by Associative Mapping to 3D Shape,'' in special issue on ``Best of Face and Gesture 2011'', Image and Vision Computing, Elsevier, vol.30, issue 3, pp.147-158, 2012.3.
    4. H. Seto, T. Taguchi, T. Shakunaga, ``Directional Eigentemplate Learning for Sparse Template Tracker,'' Proc. Fifth Pacific Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT 2011), Springer, LNCS 7088, pp.178-189, 2011.11.
    5. Y. Oka, T. Shakunaga, ``Sparse Eigentracker Augmented by Associative Mapping to 3D Shape,'' in Proc. The 9th IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG2011), 2011.3.
    6. T. Shakunaga, F. Sakaue, ``Homogeneous Eigenspace for Photometric Analyses and Recognition,'' Proc. International Conference on Image and Graphics (ICIG2009), pp.398-405, 2009.11.
    7. Y. Oka, T. Kuroda, T. Migita, T. Shakunaga, ``Tracking 3d Pose of Rigid Object by 3d Sparse Template,'' Proc. International Conference on Image and Graphics (ICIG2009), pp.390-397, 2009.11.
    8. K. Sakabe, T. Taguchi, T. Shakunaga, ``Automatic Eigentemplate Learning for Sparse Template Tracker,'' Proc. Third Pacific Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT 2009), Springer, LNCS 5414, pp.714-725, 2009.01.

  3. Face Recognition/Modelling
    1. Face Recognition free with lighting conditions
    2. Face Expression Recognition for Human Interface
    3. Geometric and Photometric Face Modelling by Images

    Publications

    1. F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga, ``Gaussian Decomposition for Robust Face Recognition,'' Proc. Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2006), pp.110-119, 2006.1.
    2. F. Sakaue, K. Shigenari, T. Shakunaga, ``Robust Face Recognition by Combining Projection-Based Image Correction and Decomposed Eigenface,'' Proc. FG2004, pp.241-247, 2004.5.
    3. T. Shakunaga, K. Shigenari, ``Decomposed Eigenface for Face Recognition under Various Lighting Conditions,'' Proc. CVPR2001, vol. 1, pp.864-871, 2001.12.
    4. T. Shakunaga, K. Ogawa, S. Oki, ``Integration of Eigentemplate and Structure Matching for Automatic Facial Feature Detection,'' Proc. Int'l conf. on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG'98), pp.94-99, 1998.3.

  4. Inverse Photometric Analyses
    1. Recovery of Shape and Reflectance Property
    2. Photometry-based Image Interpretation

    Publications

    1. T. Migita, K. Sogawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Specular-free Residual Minimization for Photometric Stereo with Unknown Light Sources,'' Proc. Fifth Pacific Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT 2011), Springer, LNCS 7087, pp.104-115, 2011.11.
    2. T. Migita, S. Ogino, T. Shakunaga, ``Direct Bundle Estimation for Recovery of Shape, Reflectance Property and Light Position,'' in Proc. ECCV2008, 2008.10.
    3. Y. Mukaigawa, Y. Ishii, T. Shakunaga ``Analysis of photometric factors based on photometric linearization,'' Journal of the Optical Society of America A, vol.24, issue 10, pp.3326-3331, 2007.10.
    4. Y. Mukaigawa, Y. Ishii, T. Shakunaga, ``Classification of Photometric Factors Based on Photometric Linearization,'' Proc. Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2006), pp.613-622, 2006.1.
    5. Y. Mukaigawa, H. Miyaki, S. Mihashi, T. Shakunaga, ``Photometric Image-Based Rendering for Image Generation in Arbitrary Illumination,'' Proc. ICCV'01, vol.2, pp.652-659, 2001.7.

Research Activities in 2000-2008

  1. Efficient Computer Vision based on Robust Subspace Method
  2. Grant-In-Aid for Science Research (2003-2006) under Grant No.15300062 from the Ministry of Education, Science, Sports, and Culture, Japanese Government.

    1. Fundamental Theory of Partial Projection
    2. Application to Face Recognition
    3. Application to Tracking

    Publications

    1. F. Sakaue, M. Kobayashi, T. Migita, T. Shakunaga, J. Satake, ``A Real-life Test of Face Recognition System for Dialogue Interface Robot in Ubiquitous Environments,'' Proc. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR2006), pp.1155-1160, 2006.8.
    2. T. Shakunaga, K. Noguchi, ``Robust Tracking of Appearance by Sparse Template Adaptation,'' Proc. The Eighth IASTED International Conference on Signal and Image Processing (SIP2006), pp.85-90, 2006.8.
    3. F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga, ``Gaussian Decomposition for Robust Face Recognition,'' Proc. Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2006), pp.110-119, 2006.1.
    4. T. Shakunaga, Y. Matsubara, K. Noguchi, ``Appearance Tracker Based on Sparse Eigentemplate'', Proc. International Conference on Machine Vision & Applications (MVA2005), pp.13-17, 2005.5.
    5. J. Satake, T. Shakunaga, ``Multiple Target Tracking by Appearance-based Condensation Tracker Using Structure Information,'' Proc. ICPR2004, vol.3, pp.294-297, 2004.8.25.
    6. F. Sakaue, K. Shigenari, T. Shakunaga, ``Robust Face Recognition by Combining Projection-Based Image Correction and Decomposed Eigenface,'' Proc. FG2004, pp.241-247, 2004.5.
    7. F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga ``Robust Projection onto Normalized Eigenspace Using Relative Residual analysis and Optimal Partial Projection,'' IEICE Trans. Inf. & Syst., vol.E87-D, no.1, pp.34-41, 2004.1.
    8. F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga, ``Face Recognition by Parallel Partial Projections,'' Proc. ACCV2004, vol.1, pp.144-150, 2004.1.
    9. T. Shakunaga, F. Sakaue, ``Natural Image Correction by Iterative Projections to Eigenspace Constructed in Normalized Image Space'', Proc. ICPR2002, vol.1, pp.648-651, 2002.

  3. Digital Archiving Project(leader: Prof. Katsu Ikeuchi, Univ. Tokyo) (2000-2004)
  4. Research Area ``Advanced Media Technology for Everyday Living'' CREST(Core Research for Evolutional Science and Technology), JST(Japan Science and Technology Corporation).

    1. Virtual Photometric Environment
    2. Virtual Exhibition of Traditional Dances
    3. Correlation Analisis of Traditional Dances

    Publications

    1. Y. Kamon, R. Yamane, Y. Mukaigawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Coordination of Appearance and Motion Data for Virtual View Generation of Traditional Dances,'' Proc. Fifth International Conference on 3-D Digital Imaging and Modeling (3DIM2005), pp.118-125, 2005.6.
    2. Y. Mukaigawa, M. Nishiyama, T. Shakunaga, ``Virtual Photometric Environment using Projector'', Proc. Tenth International Conference on Virtual System and Multimedia (VSMM2004), pp.64-72, 2004.11.
    3. Y. Mukaigawa, D. Genda, R. Yamane and T. Shakunaga, ``Color Blending based on Viewpoint and Surface Normal for Generating Images from Any Viewpont using Multiple Cameras'', Proc. IEEE MFI2003, pp.95-100, 2003.7.

  5. Attention Shift Model and its applications
  6. Grant-in Aid for Scientific Research under Grant No. 10480074 (1998-2000) from the ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture

    1. Multiple Person Tracking
    2. Human Motion Recognition

    Publications

    1. J. Satake, T. Shakunaga, ''Simultaneous Estimation of Head Pose and Shape by Hierarchical Control System,'' Proc. MVA2002, pp.72-75, 2002.12.
    2. T. Shakunaga, K. Shigenari, ``Decomposed Eigenface for Face Recognition under Various Lighting Conditions,'' Proc. CVPR2001, vol. 1, pp.864-871, 2001.12.
    3. J. Satake, T. Shakunaga, ``Human Tracking Based on Hierarchical Attention Control,'' Proc. MVA 2000, pp.517-520, 2000.11.
    4. T. Shakunaga, K. Ogawa, S. Oki, ``Integration of Eigentemplate and Structure Matching for Automatic Facial Feature Detection,'' Proc. Int'l conf. on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG'98), pp.94-99, 1998.3.

  7. Cooperative Distributed Vision project(leader: Prof. Takashi Matsuyama, Kyoto University) (1997-2000)
  8. under the support of the Research for the Future Program, JSPS(Japan Society for the Promotion of Science).

    1. Cooperative distributer tracking
    2. Cooperative face registration
    3. Cooperative face recognition

    Publications

    1. T. Kato, Y. Mukaigawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Cooperative Distributed Registration for Face Recognition in Natural Environments,'' Proc. ACCV 2000, pp.729-737, 2000.1.
    2. T. Kato, Y. Mukaigawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Cooperative Distributed Tracking for Effective Face Registration,'' Proc. MVA 2000, pp.353-358, 2000.11.
    3. T. Shakunaga, N. Yamamoto, ``Virtual Subspace Method for Robust Face Recognition Independent of Lighting Conditions,'' Proc. MVA 2000, pp.205-210, 2000.11.

All Recent Publications

  • H. Chugan, Y. Oka, T. Shakunaga, ``Parallel Underdetermined Approach to Weight Equations in Tracking and Recognition Framework,'' in Proc. International Conference on Machine Vision \& Applications (MVA2013), pp.242-246, 2013.5.
  • H. Chugan, T. Shakunaga, ``Hierarchical Approach to Weight Equations in Tracking and Recognition Framework,'' in Proc. The 10th IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG2013), 2013.4.
  • Y. Oka, T. Shakunaga ``Real-time Face Tracking and Recognition by Sparse Eigentracker Augmented by Associative Mapping to 3D Shape,'' in special issue on ``Best of Face and Gesture 2011'', Image and Vision Computing, Elsevier, vol.30, issue 3, pp.147-158, 2012.3.
  • H. Seto, T. Taguchi, T. Shakunaga, ``Directional Eigentemplate Learning for Sparse Template Tracker,'' Proc. Fifth Pacific Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT 2011), Springer, LNCS 7088, pp.178-189, 2011.11.
  • T. Migita, K. Sogawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Specular-free Residual Minimization for Photometric Stereo with Unknown Light Sources,'' Proc. Fifth Pacific Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT 2011), Springer, LNCS 7087, pp.104-115, 2011.11.
  • Y. Oka, T. Shakunaga, ``Sparse Eigentracker Augmented by Associative Mapping to 3D Shape,'' in Proc. The 9th IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG2011), 2011.3.
  • R. Yamane, T. Shakunaga, ``Dance Motion Analysis by Correlation Matrix Between Pose Sequences,'' in Proc. International Conference on Image and Vision Computing, New Zealand (IVCNZ2010), 2010.11.
  • T. Shakunaga, F. Sakaue, ``Homogeneous Eigenspace for Photometric Analyses and Recognition,'' Proc. International Conference on Image and Graphics (ICIG2009), pp.398-405, 2009.11.
  • Y. Oka, T. Kuroda, T. Migita, T. Shakunaga, ``Tracking 3d Pose of Rigid Object by 3d Sparse Template,'' Proc. International Conference on Image and Graphics (ICIG2009), pp.390-397, 2009.11.
  • K. Sakabe, T. Taguchi, T. Shakunaga, ``Automatic Eigentemplate Learning for Sparse Template Tracker,'' to appear in Proc.2009 IEEE Pacific-Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT'09), 2009.1.
  • T. Migita, S. Ogino, T. Shakunaga, ``Direct Bundle Estimation for Recovery of Shape, Reflectance Property and Light Position,'' in Proc. ECCV2008, 2008.10.
  • Y. Mukaigawa, Y. Ishii, T. Shakunaga ``Analysis of photometric factors based on photometric linearization,'' Journal of the Optical Society of America A, vol.24, issue 10, pp.3326-3331, 2007.10.
  • T. Migita, T. Shakunaga, ``Evaluation of Epipole Estimation Methods with/without Rank-2 Constraint across Algebraic/Geometric Error Functions,'' in Proc. CVPR2007, 2007.6.
  • F. Sakaue, M. Kobayashi, T. Migita, T. Shakunaga, J. Satake, ``A Real-life Test of Face Recognition System for Dialogue Interface Robot in Ubiquitous Environments,'' Proc. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR2006), pp.1155-1160, 2006.8.
  • T. Shakunaga, K. Noguchi, ``Robust Tracking of Appearance by Sparse Template Adaptation,'' Proc. The Eighth IASTED International Conference on Signal and Image Processing (SIP2006), pp.85-90, 2006.8.
  • F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga, ``Gaussian Decomposition for Robust Face Recognition,'' Proc. Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2006), pp.110-119, 2006.1.
  • Y. Mukaigawa, Y. Ishii, T. Shakunaga, ``Classification of Photometric Factors Based on Photometric Linearization,'' Proc. Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2006), pp.613-622, 2006.1.
  • Y. Kamon, R. Yamane, Y. Mukaigawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Coordination of Appearance and Motion Data for Virtual View Generation of Traditional Dances,'' Proc. Fifth International Conference on 3-D Digital Imaging and Modeling (3DIM2005), pp.118-125, 2005.6.
  • T. Shakunaga, Y. Matsubara, K. Noguchi, ``Appearance Tracker Based on Sparse Eigentemplate'', Proc. International Conference on Machine Vision & Applications (MVA2005), pp.13-17, 2005.5.
  • Y. Mukaigawa, M. Nishiyama, T. Shakunaga, ``Virtual Photometric Environment using Projector'', Proc. Tenth International Conference on Virtual System and Multimedia (VSMM2004), pp.64-72, 2004.11.
  • J. Satake, T. Shakunaga, ``Multiple Target Tracking by Appearance-based Condensation Tracker Using Structure Information,'' Proc. ICPR2004, vol.3, pp.294-297, 2004.8.25.
  • F. Sakaue, K. Shigenari, T. Shakunaga, ``Robust Face Recognition by Combining Projection-Based Image Correction and Decomposed Eigenface,'' Proc. FG2004, pp.241-247, 2004.5.
  • F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga ``Robust Projection onto Normalized Eigenspace Using Relative Residual analysis and Optimal Partial Projection,'' IEICE Trans. Inf. & Syst., vol.E87-D, no.1, pp.34-41, 2004.1.
  • F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga, ``Face Recognition by Parallel Partial Projections,'' Proc. ACCV2004, vol.1, pp.144-150, 2004.1.
  • Y. Mukaigawa, D. Genda, R. Yamane and T. Shakunaga, ``Color Blending based on Viewpoint and Surface Normal for Generating Images from Any Viewpont using Multiple Cameras'', Proc. IEEE MFI2003, pp.95-100, 2003.7.
  • F. Sakaue, T. Shakunaga, ''Natural Image Correction by Iterative Linear Projection onto Eigenspaces,'' Proc. MVA2002, pp.36-39, 2002.12.
  • J. Satake, T. Shakunaga, ''Simultaneous Estimation of Head Pose and Shape by Hierarchical Control System,'' Proc. MVA2002, pp.72-75, 2002.12.
  • K. Shigenari, T. Shakunaga, F. Sakaue, ''Decomposed Eigenface Method along with Image Correction for Robust Face Recognition,'' Proc. MVA2002, pp.322-325, 2002.12.
  • T. Shakunaga, F. Sakaue, ``Natural Image Correction by Iterative Projections to Eigenspace Constructed in Normalized Image Space'', Proc. ICPR2002, vol.1, pp.648-651, 2002.
  • T. Shakunaga, K. Shigenari, ``Decomposed Eigenface for Face Recognition under Various Lighting Conditions,'' Proc. CVPR2001, vol. 1, pp.864-871, 2001.12.
  • Y. Mukaigawa, H. Miyaki, S. Mihashi, T. Shakunaga, ``Photometric Image-Based Rendering for Image Generation in Arbitrary Illumination,'' Proc. ICCV2001, vol.2, pp.652-659, 2001.7.
  • J. Satake, T. Shakunaga, ``Human Tracking Based on Hierarchical Attention Control,'' Proc. MVA 2000, pp.517-520, 2000.11.
  • T. Kato, Y. Mukaigawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Cooperative Distributed Tracking for Effective Face Registration,'' Proc. MVA 2000, pp.353-358, 2000.11.
  • T. Shakunaga, N. Yamamoto, ``Virtual Subspace Method for Robust Face Recognition Independent of Lighting Conditions,'' Proc. MVA 2000, pp.205-210, 2000.11.
  • T. Kato, Y. Mukaigawa, T. Shakunaga, ``Cooperative Distributed Registration for Face Recognition in Natural Environments,'' Proc. ACCV 2000, pp.729-737, 2000.1.
  • N. Yokoya, T. Shakunaga, M. Kanbara, ``Passive Range Sensing Techniques: Depth from Images,'' IEICE Trans. Inf. & Syst., vol.E82-D, no.3, pp.523-533, 1999.3.
  • T. Shakunaga, T. Ohno, ``Successive Pose Clustering for Stereoscopic Object Recognition,'' Proc. MVA'98, pp.371-375, 1998.
  • T. Shakunaga, K. Ogawa, S. Oki, ``Integration of Eigentemplate and Structure Matching for Automatic Facial Feature Detection,'' Proc. Int'l conf. on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG'98), pp.94-99, 1998.3.