Xiaohu Guo

Professor
Department of Computer Science
The University of Texas at Dallas
Office: ECSS 4.605

Phone: 972-883-4723
Email: xguo "at" utdallas.edu


Mailing Address:
Department of Computer Science
MS EC-31, Box 830688

University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, TX 75083-0688

   

BRIEF BIO:
 
Xiaohu Guo is a Full Professor of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Stony Brook University, and a B.S. degree in Computer Science from the University of Science and Technology of China. His research interests include computer graphics, computer vision, medical imaging, and VR/AR, with an emphasis on geometric modeling and processing. His current researches at UTD are focusing on: human body and face modeling, medial axis transform, medical image analysis, mesh generation, centroidal Voronoi tessellat ion, spectral geometric analysis, deformable models, GPU algorithms, 3D/4D reconstruction, etc. He received the prestigious NSF CAREER Award in 2012. Here are some of the researches highlighted on UTD-News: 1. CAREER Project; 2. NetSE Project; 3. SIGGRAPH'2013 Paper.
 
NSF OAC Project on 4D Human Reconstruction
Our Supervised Team of High School Students Received the 1st Prize CAST STAR Award in CAST-STEM Bridge Summer Camp
 
 

RESEARCH GROUP:
 
 
  • PhD Students:
    • Alakh Aggarwal
    • Steven Hogue
    • Jikai Wang (Co-advised with Dr. Yu Xiang)
    • Ningna Wang
    • Chenxu Zhang
  • Undergraduate Students:
    • Thomas Symalla
    • John Whatley
    • Ishani Chowdhury
 
  • Group Alumni :
    • Chao Li (PhD at UTD 2019). After graduation: Facebook Reality Lab
    • Chao Wang (PhD at UTD 2018). After graduation: Matterport, ByteDance
    • Saifeng Ni (PhD at UTD 2018). After graduation: Samsung Research America
    • Yuan Tian (PhD at UTD 2017). After graduation: Midea Robotics, OPPO
    • Yiqi Cai (PhD at UTD 2016). After graduation: Google
    • Liang Shuai (PhD at UTD 2014). After graduation: Apple
    • Zichun Zhong (PhD at UTD 2014). After graduation: Assistant Professor at Wayne State University. Received NSF CAREER Award.
    • Yin Yang (PhD at UTD 2013). After graduation: Assistant Professor at The University of New Mexico. Now Associate Professor at Clemson University. Received NSF CAREER Award.
    • Yang Liu (PhD at UTD 2011). After graduation: NVidia, Facebook, Uber, Toyota Research Institute
    • Ziying Tang (PhD at UTD 2011). After graduation: Assistant Professor at Towson University
    • Yifei Huang (Visiting PhD at UTD 2019-2021). From East China Normal University.
    • Xiao Dong (Visiting PhD at UTD 2017-2019). From Xiamen University.
    • Baorong Yang (Visiting PhD at UTD 2015-2016). After graduation: Assistant Professor at Jimei University
    • Guodong Rong (Postdoc at UTD 2007-2010). After postdoc: NVidia, Samsung Research America, Google, Huawei, Baidu, LG, Facebook Reality Lab
    • Yeqi Wang (MS at UTD 2020). After graduation: NVidia
    • Yue Zhang (MS at UTD 2019). After graduation: PhD candidate at Clemson University
    • Bipul Tarafdar (MS at UTD 2018). After graduation: Qualcomm
    • Zhanyu Wang (MS at UTD 2011). After graduation: Cerner, Cisco, Amazon Web Services
    • Jeremy Graham (MS at UTD 2011). After graduation: PhD candidate at UNC-Chapel Hill
    • Thomas Stanley (MS at UTD 2021). After graduation: Software Engineer at Ligo Analytics, LLC.
    • Andrew Wilson (BS at UTD 2019). After graduation: Software Engineer at Kitware, Inc.
    • Brandon Stevens (BS at UTD 2015). After graduation: Software Engineer at Computer Human Interaction, LLC.
    • Zachary Adams (BS at UTD 2011). After graduation: Software Engineer at Kasling Aircraft Company
    • Richard Van Der Dys (BS at UTD 2011). After graduation: Software Engineer at Docudesk Corporation
    • Luis Torres (BS at UTD 2010). After graduation: PhD candidate at UNC-Chapel Hill. Now at Waymo.
    • Daryl Hansen (BS at UTD 2010). After graduation: PhD candidate at Indiana University Bloomington
 

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS (Since 2018) Click Here for the Full List:
 
  • Chenxu Zhang, Yifan Zhao, Yifei Huang, Ming Zeng, Saifeng Ni, Madhukar Budagavi, Xiaohu Guo, "FACIAL: Synthesizing Dynamic Talking Face with Implicit Attribute Learning", in ICCV 2021, pp. 3867-3876. [paper][supplement][video][source code]
  • Chenxu Zhang, Saifeng Ni, Zhipeng Fan, Hongbo Li, Ming Zeng, Madhukar Budagavi, Xiaohu Guo, "3D Talking Face with Personalized Pose Dynamics", in IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2021. [paper][supplement][video]
  • Xiao Dong, Zhonggui Chen, Yong-Jin Liu, Junfeng Yao, Xiaohu Guo, "GPU-based Supervoxel Generation with a Novel Anisotropic Metric", in IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 30, pp. 8847-8860, 2021. [paper][supplement][video][source code]
  • Tong Liu, Zhenhua Yang, Shaojun Hu, Zhiyi Zhang, Chunxia Xiao, Xiaohu Guo, Long Yang, "Neighbor Reweighted Local Centroid for Geometric Feature Identification", in IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2021. [paper][supplement]
  • Yifei Huang, Chenhui Li, Xiaohu Guo, Jing Liao, Chenxu Zhang, Changbo Wang, "DeSmoothGAN: Recovering Details of Smoothed Images via Spatial Feature-wise Transformation and Full Attention", in ACM Multimedia Conference (MM 2020), pp. 2655-2663. [paper][supplement]
  • Chao Li, Xiaohu Guo, "Topology-Change-Aware Volumetric Fusion for Dynamic Scene Reconstruction", in ECCV 2020, pp. 258-274. [paper][supplement][video]
  • Lei Lan, Ran Luo, Marco Fratarcangeli, Weiwei Xu, Huamin Wang, Xiaohu Guo, Junfeng Yao, Yin Yang, "Medial Elastics: Efficient and Collision-ready Deformation via Medial Axis Transform", in ACM Transactions on Graphics, Vol. 39, Issue 3, Article No. 20, 2020. (Presented at SIGGRAPH 2020 Conference) [paper][source code][video]
  • Baorong Yang, Junfeng Yao, Bin Wang, Jianwei Hu, Yiling Pan, Tianxiang Pan, Wenping Wang, Xiaohu Guo, "P2MAT-NET: Learning Medial Axis Transform from Sparse Point Clouds", in Computer Aided Geometric Design (Proceedings of GMP 2020), Vol. 80, Article 101874, 2020. [paper]
  • Jianwei Hu, Bin Wang, Lihui Qian, Yiling Pan, Xiaohu Guo, Lingjie Liu, Wenping Wang, "MAT-Net: Medial Axis Transform Network for 3D Object Recognition", in IJCAI 2019, pp. 774-781. [paper]
  • Yiling Pan, Bin Wang, Xiaohu Guo, Hua Zeng, Yuexin Ma, Wenping Wang, "Q-MAT+: an Error-Controllable and Feature-Sensitive Simplification Algorithm for Medial Axis Transform", in Computer Aided Geometric Design (Proceedings of GMP 2019), Vol. 71, pp. 16-29, 2019. [paper]
  • Xiao Dong, Zhonggui Chen, Junfeng Yao, Xiaohu Guo, "Superpixel Generation by Agglomerative Clustering with Quadratic Error Minimization", in Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 38, Issue 1, pp. 405-416, 2019. [paper][source code]
  • Baorong Yang, Junfeng Yao, Xiaohu Guo, "DMAT: Deformable Medial Axis Transform for Animated Mesh Approximation", in Computer Graphics Forum (Proceedings of PG 2018), Vol. 37, Issue 7, pp. 301-311, 2018. [paper][supplement][video]
  • Chao Wang, Xiaohu Guo, "Plane-Based Optimization of Geometry and Texture for RGB-D Reconstruction of Indoor Scenes", in 3DV 2018, pp. 533-541. [paper][code & data][video]
  • Chao Li, Zheheng Zhao, Xiaohu Guo, "ArticulatedFusion: Real-time Reconstruction of Motion, Geometry and Segmentation Using a Single Depth Camera", in ECCV 2018, pp. 317-332. [paper][supplement][video]
  • Saifeng Ni, Zichun Zhong, Jin Huang, Wenping Wang, Xiaohu Guo, "Field-Aligned and Lattice-Guided Tetrahedral Meshing", in Computer Graphics Forum (Proceedings of SGP 2018), Vol. 37, Issue 5, pp. 161-172, 2018. [paper][video]
  • Zichun Zhong, Wenping Wang, Bruno Lévy, Jing Hua, Xiaohu Guo, "Computing a High-Dimensional Euclidean Embedding from an Arbitrary Smooth Riemannian Metric", in ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 2018), Vol. 37, Issue 4, Article No. 62, 2018. [paper][supplement][video]