Jia-Bin Huang 

Jia-Bin Huang

Assistant Professor
Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Virginia Tech

Office: 440 Whittemore Hall   Shelter in place!

Email: jbhuang@vt.edu

Curriculum Vitae | Curriculum Vitae of Failures | Short Bio | Google Scholar | GitHub

Prospective Students: I am looking for two highly motivated PhD students starting Fall 2020 and/or 2021. Please see the note to prospective students page for more information.

I am an Assistant Professor in the Bradley Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Virginia Tech. My main research interests are in the area of computer vision, computer graphics, and machine learning. I am particularly interested in exploiting physically grounded constraints to enable efficient visual learning.

Recent talks

04/07/2020 VASC seminar at Carnegie Mellon University
04/22/2020 Computer vision group meeting at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
07/16/2020 Invited Talk at 3M (3M Non-tenure Faculty Award seminar)
07/17/2020 Invited Talk at NVIDIA
10/15/2020 CS Department Colloquium at Rice University
10/15/2020 Humans of AI: Stories, Not Stats (Interview with Devi Parikh)
11/30/2020 Vision/Learnin/Graphics seminar at Cornell University
12/02/2020 Machine Learning seminar at Georgia Tech
12/07/2020 Invited talk at Google AI
12/11/2020 Forum for Artificial Intelligence at University of Texas at Austin

Highlights and News

09 / 2021 I am serving as a senior program committtee (SPC) for AAAI 2021.
08 / 2020 We are presenting 7 papers at ECCV 2020 and 1 paper at SIGGRAPH 2020! Please check out the publication page
08 / 2020 Thanks NSF for supporting us for a Smart and Connected Health (SCH) grant (1.1M for four years).
05 / 2020 Visiting Facebook Seattle as a research scientist in the summer.
04 / 2020 In 2020, I am serving as a technical paper committtee member for SIGGRAPH Asia 2020, area chair for BMVC 2020, and reviewer for CVPR 2020, ECCV 2020, and NeurIPS 2020.
03 / 2020 Thank 3M for supporting our work with the 3M Non-Tenure Faculty Award.
03 / 2020 Thank Denso Corp for continuing to support our research.
02 / 2020 Students look forward to exciting summer internships at Google Research: Yuliang Zou (host: Zizhao Zhang), Chen Gao (host: Yichang Shih), Esther Robb (host: Sergio Guadarrama).
02 / 2020 Thanks 4-VA for the supporting us with a collaborative research grant (with Vicente Ordonez at University of Virginia).
12 / 2019 Thanks Facebook for the gift donation.
09 / 2019 Thanks NSF for supporting us with a medium Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) grant (with Ryan K. Williams, Haibo Zeng, Changhee Jung).
09 / 2019 Thanks Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERC) for supporting us through the Rehabilitation Strategies, Techniques, and Interventions program (with Shirley Ryan Ability Lab, Thanassis Rikakis, Aisling Kelliher).
05 / 2019 Visiting Facebook Seattle as a research scientist in the summer.
04 / 2019 Thanks ICAT for supporting our research on visualizing and sonifing plant growth with the SEAD Major Initiative Program (with Bingyu Zhao, Ivica Ico Bukvic, and Daniel Pillis).
04 / 2019 Thanks SAMSUNG for continuing to support our research through the GRO award (with Alexander Schwing).
03 / 2019 Thanks Denso Corp for supporting our research.
03 / 2019 Thanks Google for the $5,000 research credits on the Google Cloud Platform.
02 / 2019 Thanks Google for supporting our research with the Google Faculty Research Award.
12 / 2018 Congratulations to Esther Robb for receiving the Bradley Scholarship from the ECE department.
11 / 2018 In 2019, I am serving as an Area Chair for CVPR, ICCV, and BMVC and as a reviewer for ICML, NeurlPS, and SIGGRAPH.
10 / 2018 Thanks Google for the $5,000 research credits on the Google Cloud Platform.
10 / 2018 Thanks NVIDIA for donating a Titan Xp GPU to our lab.
10 / 2018 Thanks Adobe Research for the gift donation.
10 / 2018 Thanks NeuraIPS foundation for awarding Shih-Yang Su with a NeuraIPS 2018 travel grant.
10 / 2018 Both ECE and CS department at Virginia Tech are hiring faculty in perception/learning/AI. Apply here and here.
04 / 2018 Thanks NSF for supporting our research with an CRII award.
10 / 2017 Thanks NVIDIA for donating a Titan Xp GPU to our lab.
10 / 2018 Thanks NeuraIPS foundation for awarding Yuliang Zou with a NIPS 2017 travel grant.
09 / 2017 Two papers on MaskRNN andSemi-supervised learning of optical flow accepted to NIPS 2017.
08 / 2017 Thanks PFP Cybersecurity for a gift donation.
08 / 2017 Alexander Schwing and I received a SAMSUNG Global Research Outreach (GRO) award.
07 / 2017 One paper on Self-supervised learning accepted to ICCV 2017.
07 / 2017 Thanks the anonymous CVPR area chairs for supporting my outstanding reviewer award from CVPR 2017.
04 / 2017 Welcome Yuliang Zou to join our lab as a PhD student starting Fall 2017.
04 / 2017 Samuel Blanchard and Chris Williams and I received a grant ICAT SEAD Major Initiative Program.
03 / 2017 Thanks Office of the Provost at Virginia Tech for the faculty mentoring grant.
02 / 2017 One paper on Image super-resolution accepted to CVPR 2017.
12 / 2016 Thanks the anonymous CVPR area chairs for supporting my outstanding reviewer award from VCIP 2016
10 / 2016 Thanks NVIDIA for donating a Titan X GPU to our lab.
08 / 2016 I join the ECE department at Virginia Tech as an Assistant Professor. News announcement
07 / 2016 One paper on video completion accepted to SIGGRAPH Asia 2016.
06 / 2016 Attended CVPR 2016 Doctoral Consortium with my mentor Prof. William Freeman (MIT). [Poster] [Photo]