General

Meng Weiliang, Associate Professor, Master Supervisor, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Email: weiliang.meng@ia.ac.cn

Mailing address: Building of Intelligence, 95 Zhongguancun East Road, Haidian District, Beijing

Postal Code: 100190


Research Areas

​I’m from the State Key Laboratory of Multimodal Artificial Intelligence Systems, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, also  a Distingushed Member of the China Computer Federation (CCF), with primary research interests in computer graphics, computer vision, point cloud processing, deep learning, artificial intelligence, and unmanned driving environment perception. I have led and participated in numerous national key R&D programs, National 863 Projects, National Natural Science Foundation Key Fund, General Fund, Youth Fund, and Postdoctoral Fund, among others. I have been awarded the Second Prize of the Science and Technology Progress Award by the China Graphics Society and the Second Prize of the Excellent Research Achievement Award (Science and Technology) by the Ministry of Education of China.

I have published over ninety papers in international and domestic journals and conferences, including AAAI Conference, Siggraph Asia Conference, ICCV Conference, MICCAI Conference, ACM MM Conference, IEEE VR Conference, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI) journal, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP) journal, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (TGRS) journal, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TOM) journal, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Computer Graphics Forum (CGF) journal, etc. I hold one granted international patent and over twenty domestic patents, with multiple domestic patents filed. I have also established a joint laboratory for unmanned driving environment perception with Momenta company, where I serve as the lab's head.

Education

2006/09--2010/7 Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences Doctorate  of Computer Application 

2009/05—2009/06 University of Macau visit scholar

2007/09--2007/10 University of Macau visit scholar

2003/09--2006/03 Tianjin University Master  of Computer Application

1999/09--2003/07 Civil Aviation University of China Bachelor of Computer Science And Technology  


Experience


Work Experience

2016.10-present Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Associate Professor

2014.7-2016.10 Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Assitant Professor

2012.12-2013.01 University of Girona, Spain, Visit Scholar

2010.7-2014.6 Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Post doctor


Publications


Papers

Current publications


(1)       Attention Weighted Local Descriptors, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 2023, fifth author

(2)       Lightweight Semantic Architecture Modeling by 3D Feature Line Detection, Remote Sensing, 2023, fourth author

(3)       Automatic polyp segmentation via image-level and surrounding-level context fusion deep neural network, ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, 2023, corresponding author

(4)       An Efficient Non-iterative SPH Fluid Simulation Method with Variable Smooth Length, Visual Computing for Industry, Biomedicine, and Art, 2023, corresponding author

(5)       FeaCo: Reaching Robust Feature-Level Consensus in Noisy Pose Conditions, ACM Multimedia 2023, 2023, corresponding author

(6)       Triple Robustness Augmentation Local Features for multi-source image registration, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 2023, fifth author

(7)       Treating Pseudo-labels Generation as Image Matting for Weakly Supervised Semantic Segmentation, International Conference on Computer Vision 2023, 2023, corresponding author

(8)       RC-Net: Row and Column Network with Text Feature for Parsing Floor Plan Images, Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 2023, second author

(9)       Audio-Driven Lips and Expression on 3D Human Face, COMPUTER GRAPHICS INTERNATIONAL 2023, 2023, corresponding author

(10)    Dual-stream Representation Fusion Learning for accurate medical image segmentation, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 2023, corresponding author

(11)    Wave-Like Class Activation Map With Representation Fusion for Weakly-Supervised Semantic Segmentation, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2023, corresponding author

(12)    Self Correspondence Distillation For End-to-End Weakly-Supervised Semantic Segmentation, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2023, corresponding author

(13)    RSSFormer: Foreground Saliency Enhancement for Remote Sensing Land-Cover Segmentation, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON IMAGE PROCESSING, 2023, fifth author

(14)    HTCViT: an effective network for image classification and segmentation based on natural disaster datasets, the Visual Computer (CGI2023 special issue), 2023, corresponding author

(15)    DomainFeat: Learning Local Features with Domain Adaptation, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 2023, fourth author

(16)    Sand Painting Conversion based on Detail Preservation, Computer & Graphics, 2023, third author

(17)    Towards accurate and efficient road extraction by leveraging the characteristics of road shapes, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 2023, corresponding author

(18)    Accurate Lung Nodule Segmentation with Detailed Representation Transfer and Soft Mask Supervision, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, 2023, corresponding author

(19)    CNDesc: Cross Normalization for Local Descriptors Learning, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON MULTIMEDIA, 2022, corresponding author

(20)    Instance segmentation of biological images using graph convolutional network, ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, 2022, corresponding author

(21)    SoftGAN: Towards Accurate Lung Nodules Segmentation via Soft Mask Supervision, IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MULTIMEDIA AND EXPO (ICME), 2022, corresponding author

(22)    MTLDesc: Looking Wider to Describe Better, AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2022, corresponding author

(23)    Multi-view 3D Human Physique Dataset Construction For Robust Digital Human Modeling of Natural Scenes, International Conference on Communication and Information Processing (ICCIP 2022), 2022, fifth author

(24)    MFFNet: Multi-Receptive Field Fusion Net for Microscope Steel Grain Grading, 2022 the 8th International Conference on Communication and Information Processing (ICCIP 2022), 2022, fourth author

(25)    GeoROS: Georeferenced Real-time Orthophoto Stitching with Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, The 2022 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2022), 2022, corresponding author

(26)    Triple-strip attention mechanism-based natural disaster images classification and segmentation, VISUAL COMPUTER, 2022, corresponding author

(27)    DomainDesc: Learning Local Descriptors with Domain Adaptation, 2022 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2022, corresponding author

(28)    Driving EEG based multilayer dynamic brain network analysis for steering process, Expert Systems with Applications, 2022, second author

(29)   DA-Net: Dual Branch Transformer and Adaptive Strip Upsampling for Retinal Vessels Segmentation, The 25th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI 2022), 2022, corresponding author

(30)    Intelligent Face Search Based on Mixed Feature Clustering and Keypoint Detection( in Chinese), Integrated Technology, 2022, 4th author

(31)    Towards Effective Adversarial Attack on Point Cloud for 3D Classification, IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) 2021, 2021, 2nd author

(32)    DC-Net: Dual Context Network for 2D Medical Image Segmentation, MEDICAL IMAGE COMPUTING AND COMPUTER ASSISTED INTERVENTION - MICCAI 2021, PT I, 2021, 4th author

(33)    Intelligent annotation for image sequences and videos, 2021 IEEE International Conference on Virtual Reality and Visualization (ICVRV) Best Paper Award, 2021, Corresponding author

(34)    Visual Odometry Solution for Multi-Fisheye Camera Systems(( in Chinese), Chinese Journal of Stereology and Image Analysis, 2021, Corresponding author

(35)    A practical framework of multi-person 3D human pose estimation with a single RGB camera, IEEE VR 2021 Poster, 2021, Corresponding author

(36)    Data-driven floor plan understanding in rural residential buildings via deep recognition, INFORMATION SCIENCES, 2021, 4th author

(37)    Single-Tree 3D Reconstruction Based on Ground LiDAR Data in Chinese), Journal of Nanjing Forestry University (Natural Sciences Edition), 2021, 3rd author

(38)    Floor Plan Recognition and Semantic Layout Analysis Based on CNN(in Chinese), Chinese Journal of Stereology and Image Analysis, 2020, 5th author

(39)    Efficient Joint Gradient-Based Attack Against SOR Defense for 3D Point Cloud Classification, Proceedings of the 28th ACM International Conference on Multimedia (MM ’20), 2020, 2nd author

(40)    Unsupervised Multi-View Constrained Convolutional Network for Accurate Depth Estimation, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON IMAGE PROCESSING, 2020, Corresponding author

(41)    3D point cloud analysis and classification in large-scale scene based on deep learning, IEEE ACCESS, 2019, 2nd author

(42)    Parameter optimization criteria guided 3D point cloud classification, MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, 2019, 2nd author

(43)    Accurate 3D Locating and Tracking of Basketball Players from Multiple Videos, SA'18: SIGGRAPH ASIA 2018 TECHNICAL BRIEFS, 2018, 1st author

(44)    Large-scale 3D Point Cloud Classification Based On Feature Description Matrix By CNN, PROCEEDINGS OF THE 31ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPUTER ANIMATION AND SOCIAL AGENTS (CASA 2018), 2018, 2nd author

(45)    Accurate blind deblurring using salient patch-based prior for large-size images, MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, 2018, 4th author

(46)    Maximum Poisson Disk Sampling via Sampling Radius Optimization (in Chinese), SCIENTIA SINICA INFORMATIONIS, 2017, 4th author

(47)    Real-Time Depth Rendering Method Based on Fast Guided Filtering, Chinese Journal of Stereology and Image Analysis, 2017, 3rd author

(48)    Maximum Poisson Disk Sampling via Sampling Radius Optimization (in Chinese), SCIENTIA SINICA: Informationis, 2017, 4th author

(49)    End-to-End Pedestrian Detection in Surveillance Scenes Using Improved RPN Deep Networks, Chinese Journal of Stereology and Image Analysis, 2017, 3rd author

(50)    Building Extraction from Remotely Sensed Images by Integrating Saliency Cue, IEEE JOURNAL OF SELECTED TOPICS IN APPLIED EARTH OBSERVATIONS AND REMOTE SENSING, 2017, 3rd author

(51)    Shape exploration of 3D heterogeneous models based on cages, MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, 2017, Corresponding author

(52)    Tree Branch Level of Detail Models for Forest Navigation, COMPUTER GRAPHICS FORUM, 2017, 3rd author

(53)    Visualization of Tomato Growth Based on Dry Matter Flow, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER GAMES TECHNOLOGY, 2017, 3rd author

(54)    3D Point Cloud Classification Based on Discrete Conditional Random Field, Edutainment 2017, Runner-up for Best Paper Award, 2017, 3rd author

(55)    Analyzing surface sampling patterns using the localized pair correlation function, COMPUTATIONAL VISUAL MEDIA, 2016, 4th author

(56)    A Survey on Processing of Large-Scale 3D Point Cloud, EDUTAINMENT 2016, 2016, 2nd author

(57)    Algorithm of sand painting simulation based on Kinect, 2016 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY AND VISUALIZATION (ICVRV 2016), 2016, 6th author

(58)    Maximal Poisson-disk Sampling via Sampling Radius Optimization, SIGGRAPH ASIA 2016 Posters, 2016, 5th author

(59)    Optimized shape semantic graph representation for object understanding and recognition in point clouds, OPTICAL ENGINEERING, 2016, 3rd author

(60)    3D shape retrieval using viewpoint information‐theoretic measures, COMPUTER ANIMATION AND VIRTUAL WORLDS, 2015, 3rd author

(61)   A fast algorithm for images' edge-preserving smoothing using second order smoothness prior (in Chinese), High-Technology Communications, 2014, 2nd author

(62)    The extraction of feature lines on 3D models: a survey, 2014 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY AND VISUALIZATION (ICVRV2014), 2014, 2nd author

(63)    Perception-motivated multiresolution rendering on sole-cube maps, MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, 2014, 2nd author

(64)    A survey on recent Approaches of Mesh Compressions, ICVRV 2014: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY AND VISUALIZATION, 2014, 2nd author

(65)    Somatosensory Interaction for Real-Time Large-Scale Roaming, 12TH ACM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY CONTINUUM AND ITS APPLICATIONS IN INDUSTRY (VRCAI2013), 2013, 2nd author

(66)    Statistical learning-based facial animation, JOURNAL OF ZHEJIANG UNIVERSITY SCIENCE C COMPUTER ELECTRONICS, 2013, 3rd author

(67)    Sketch-based design for green geometry and image deformation, MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, 2013, 2nd author

(68)    Viewpoint Information-Theoretic Measures for 3D Shape Similarity, 12TH ACM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY CONTINUUM AND ITS APPLICATIONS IN INDUSTRY (VRCAI2013), 2013, 3rd author

(69)    Rotational Invariant Face Detection On a Mobile Device, 2013 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY AND VISUALIZATION, 2013, 2nd author

(70)    An Interactive Warping Method for Multi-channel VR Projection Display Systems with Quadric Surface Screens, 2013 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VIRTUAL REALITY AND VISUALIZATION, 2013, 2nd author

(71)    Statistical learning-based facial animation, JOURNAL OF ZHEJIANG UNIVERSITY SCIENCE C, 2013, 3rd author

(72)    Cage-based tree deformation, EDUTAINMENT TECHNOLOGIES. EDUCATIONAL GAMES AND VIRTUAL REALITY/AUGMENTED REALITY APPLICATIONS LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE, 2011, 2nd author

(73)    Multicage image deformation on GPU, VRCAI 2011, 2011, 1st author

(74)    MCGIM-Based Model Streaming for Real-time Progressive Rendering, JOURNAL OF COMPUTER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 2011, 2nd author

(75)    Hardware instancing for real-time realistic forest rendering, ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA, 2011, 2nd author

(76)    Differential geometry images: remeshing and morphing with local shape preservation, VISUAL COMPUTER, 2010, Corresponding author

(77)    Robust discovery of partial rigid symmetries on 3D models, ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA, 2010, 3rd author

(78)    An Improved Approach for Generation of Intermediate Deformation Models in Shape Space (in Chinese), Journal of Computer-Aided Design & Computer Graphics, 2009, 1st author

(79)    Real-Time Approximate Soft Shadow Rendering on GPU (in Chinese), Journal of Computer-Aided Design & Computer Graphics, 2009, 2nd author

(80)    Interactive image deformation using cage coordinates on GPU, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Virtual Reality Continuum and its Applications in Industry, 2009, Corresponding author

(81)   Planar Texture Rectification and Mapping Based on Reconstruction from Two Views (in Chinese), Journal of Image and Graphics, 2005, 1st author

 

Patents

1. A target detection method and device based on collaborative perception noise-robust pose correction, 

Invention Patent, 2023, 2nd author, Patent Number: 202310935557.3


2. A feature map weighting method and device based on three-band attention mechanism, 

Invention Patent, 2022, 3rd author, Patent Number: 202210579586.6


3. Orthogonal image generation method, device, and electronic device, 

Invention Patent, 2022, 3rd author, Patent Number: 202210457324.2


4. Local descriptor generation method, device, electronic device, and computer program product, 

Invention Patent, 2022, 4th author, Patent Number: 202210307718.X


5. Lesion detection system using a semi-supervised lesion detection network based on active selection, 

Invention Patent, 2021, 4th author, Patent Number: CN111612770B


6. Unsupervised depth prediction method, system, and device for multi-view image consistency, 

Patent Granted, 2021, 3rd author, Patent Number: CN111476835B


7. Adversarial sample generation method, system, and device for outlier removal, 

Patent Granted, 2021, 2nd author, Patent Number: CN111914946B


8. Interest point and descriptor extraction method based on joint feature recombination and feature blending, 

Invention Patent, 2020, 3rd author, Patent Number: CN111612075A


9. Procedural plant model reconstruction method based on multi-view images, 

Patent Granted, 2019, 4th author, Patent Number: CN109285217A


10. Roof segmentation method, system, and device based on multi-resolution 3D statistical information, 

Patent Granted, 2019, 2nd author, Patent Number: CN109242855A


11. Roof segmentation method, system, and device based on multi-scale 3D prior information, 

Patent Granted, 2019, 2nd author, Patent Number: CN109215049A


12. Image motion blur removal method based on salient image block analysis, 

Patent Granted, 2018, 5th author, Patent Number: CN108154488A


13. Three-dimensional digital tree growth modeling method constrained by lighting and growth equations, 

Invention Patent, 2017, 5th author, Patent Number: CN107507268A


14. Method for real-time and realistic rendering of complex scenes on the internet, 

Invention Patent, 2017, 4th author, Patent Number: US09773343B2


15. Fixed-point two-dimensional equi-radius maximum Poisson disk sampling method and system, 

​Patent Granted, 2016, 1st author, Patent Number: CN106204742A


16. Tomato plant modeling method based on BP neural network, 

Invention Patent, 2016, 3rd author, Patent Number: CN105303606A


17. Automatic disassembly method for an assembly, 

Invention Patent, 2013, 3rd author, Patent Number: CN103279621A


18. Rapid realistic rendering method of complex scenes on the internet, 

Invention Patent, 2013, 4th author, Patent Number: CN103180881A


19. Processing method for an external storage three-dimensional model, 

Invention Patent, 2013, 3rd author, Patent Number: CN102930597A


20. Real-time interactive image deformation method based on multi-layer nested cage, 

Invention Patent, 2012, 1st author, Patent Number: CN102496140A


21. Reconstruction method for a triangular mesh model, 

Invention Patent, 2010, 1st author, Patent Number: CN101655992A


Collaboration

University of Girona, Spain


Momenta


Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications


Tongji University


Shanghai Jiao Tong University


Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Northwestern Polytechnical University


Beijing Forestry University


North Aero Technology Development (Beijing) Co., Ltd.


China Rehabilitation Center


China Architecture Design & Research Group


Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics


University of Chinese Academy of Sciences


Students

The students I have supervised:


1. Sen Lian - Master's student - 085208- Electronic and Communication Engineering

2. Le Ma - Master's student - 085211- Computer Technology

3. Teng Wang - Master's student - 085211- Computer Technology

4. Guangze Gao - Master's student - 085400- Electronic Information

5. Zhihao Ma - Master's student - 085400- Electronic Information


The students I am currently supervising:


1. Ting Yu - Master's student - 081203- Computer Application Technology

2. Xianglong Liu - Master's student - 085404- Computer Technology

3. Wei Li - Master's student - 085400- Electronic Information

4. Jiaming Gu - Master's student - 081203- Computer Application Technology

5. Muyang Zhang - Master's student - 085400- Electronic Information