Conference Papers

"Using Business-Aware Latent Topics For Image Captioning In Social Media," Yan-Ying Chen, Francine Chen, Matthew Cooper and Dhiraj Joshi, IEEE ICME 2016. (FULL paper)

"Business-Aware Visual Concept Discovery from Social Media for Multimodal Business Venue Recognition," Bor-Chun Chen, Yan-Ying Chen, Francine Chen, Dhiraj Joshi, AAAI 2016. (FULL paper)

"Corpus for Customer Purchase Behavior Prediction in Social Media," Shigeyuki Sakaki, Francine Chen, Mandy Korpusik and Yan-Ying Chen, LREC 2016.

"Visually Interpreting Names as Demographic Attributes by Exploiting Click-Through Data," Yan-Ying Chen, Yin-Hsi Kuo, Chun-Che Wu, Winston H. Hsu, AAAI 2015. (FULL paper)

"Identify Visual Human Signature in Community via Wearable Camera," Chia-Chin Tsao, Yan-Ying Chen, Yu-Lin Hou, Winston H. Hsu, ICASSP 2015.

"Building User Profiles from Shared Photos," Dhiraj Joshi, Matthew Cooper, Francine Chen, Yan-Ying Chen, ACM Multimedia Workshop (Multimedia Commons) 2015.

"Predicting Viewer Affective Comments Based on Image Content in Social Media," Yan-Ying Chen, Tao Chen, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, Shih-Fu Chang, ACM ICMR 2014. (FULL paper)

"Object-Based Visual Sentiment Concept Analysis and Application," Tao Chen, Felix X. Yu, Jiawei Chen, Yin Cui, Yan-Ying Chen, Shih-Fu Chang, ACM Multimedia 2014. (FULL paper)

"Discovering the City by Mining Diverse and Multimodal Data Streams," Yin-Hsi Kuo, Yan-Ying Chen, Bor-Chun Chen, Wen-Yu Lee, Chun-Che Wu, Chia-Hung Lin, Yu-Lin Hou, Wen-Feng Cheng, Yi-Chih Tsai, Chung-Yen Hung, Liang-Chi Hsieh, Winston Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2014. (Grand Challenge Finalist)

"Facial Attribute Space Compression by Latent Human Topic Discovery," Chia-Hung Lin, Yan-Ying Chen, Bor-Chun Chen, Yu-Lin Hou, Winston H. Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2014. (short paper)

"Automatic Facial Image Annotation and Retrieval by Integrating Voice Label and Visual Appearance," Hong-Wun Jheng, Bor-Chun Chen, Yan-Ying Chen, Winston H. Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2014. (short paper)

"Enabling Low Bitrate Mobile Visual Recognition - A Performance versus Bandwidth Evaluation," Yu-Chuan Su, Tzu-Hsuan Chiu, Yan-Ying Chen, Chun-Yen Yeh, Winston H. Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2013. (FULL paper)

"Search-Based Relevance Association with Auxiliary Contextual Cues," Chun-Che Wu, Kuan-Yu Chu, Yin-Hsi Kuo, Yan-Ying Chen, Wen-Yu Lee, Winston H. Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2013. (Grand Challenge Multimodal Award)

"Discovering Informative Social Subgraphs and Predicting Pairwise Relationships from Group Photos," Yan-Ying Chen, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, ACM Multimedia 2012. [PDF] [Project](FULL paper)

"People Search and Activity Mining in Large-Scale Community-Contributed Photos," Yan-Ying Chen, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, ACM Multimedia 2012. [PDF] (doctoral symposium ORAL) [Doctoral Symposium Best Paper Award]

"Where is Who: Large-Scale Photo Retrieval by Facial Attributes and Canvas Layout," Yu-Heng Lei, Yan-Ying Chen, Bor-Chun Chen, Lime Iida, Winston Hsu, ACM SIGIR 2012. [PDF] (FULL paper)

"Personalized Travel Recommendation by Mining People Attributes from Community-Contributed Photos," An-Jung Cheng, Yan-Ying Chen, Yen-Ta Huang, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, ACM Multimedia 2011. [PDF] (FULL paper)

"Semi-Supervised Face Image Retrieval Using Sparse Coding with Identity Constraint," Bor-Chun Chen, Yin-His Kuo, Yan-Ying Chen, Kuan-Yu Chu, Winston H. Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2011. [PDF] (short paper)

"Photo Search by Face Positions and Facial Attributes on Touch Devices," Yu-Heng Lei, Yan-Ying Chen, Bor-Chun Chen, Hsiao-Hang Su, Lime Iida, Winston Hsu, ACM Multimedia 2011. [PDF] (Grand Challenge) [First Prize in ACM Multimedia Grand Challenge 2011]

"Learning Facial Attributes by Crowdsourcing in Social Media," Yan-Ying Chen, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, WWW 2011. [PDF] (poster) [Google Fellowship for Woman]

"Audio-visual information fusion for SVM-based biometric verification," Yan-Ying Chen, Shang-Hong Lai , CNNA 2005. [PDF]

Journal Papers

"Assistive Image Comment Robot - A Novel Mid-Level Concept-Based Representation," Yan-Ying Chen, Tao Chen, Taikun Liu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, Shih-Fu Chang, IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing. 2015

"Travel Recommendation by Mining People Attributes and Travel Group Types from Community-Contributed Photos," Yan-Ying Chen, An-Jung Cheng, Winston H. Hsu, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2013. [PDF]

"Automatic Training Image Acquisition and Effective Feature Selection from Community-Contributed Photos for Facial Attribute Detection," Yan-Ying Chen, Winston H. Hsu, Hong-Yuan Mark Liao, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2013. [PDF]

"Scalable Face Track Retrieval in Video Archives using Bag-of-Faces Sparse Representation," Bor-Chun Chen, Yan-Ying Chen, Yin-Hsi Kuo, Thanh Duc Ngo, Duy-Dinh Le, Shin'ichi Satoh, Winston H. Hsu, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 2013. (accepted)

"Scalable Face Image Retrieval using Attribute-Enhanced Sparse Codewords," Bor-Chun Chen, Yan-Ying Chen, Yin-Hsi Kuo, Winston H. Hsu, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2013. [PDF]

"Learning by Expansion: Exploiting Social Media for Image Classification with Few Training Examples," Sheng-Yuan Wang, Wei-Shing Liao, Liang-Chi Hsieh, Yan-Ying Chen, Winston H. Hsu, Neurocomputing, 2012. [PDF]