42.[Sep 20, 2017]
Co-authored paper, titled Fuzzy SVM Based Fast CU Decision for HEVC Encoding with Emphasis on Misclassification Cost Intra Coding, has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting.

41.[Aug. 24, 2017]
Our paper titled Effective Data Driven CU Size Decision Approaches for HEVC Intra Coding has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Circuits System and Video Technology.

40.[July 28, 2017]
Our Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Major Project has been granted, 3 million CNY. http://www.gdczt.gov.cn/zwgk/ggtz/201707/t20170727_856523.htm.

39.[July 25, 2017]
Co-authored paper, titled Multi-Class Ranking Based Most Probable Prediction Unit Selection for HEVC Encoding, has been accepted by VCIP 2017, to be held in Florida, USA.

38.[July 24, 2017]
Co-authored paper, titled Compression Artifacts Reduction for Depth Map by Deep Intensity Guidance, has been accepted by PCM 2017, to be held in Harbin, China, September 28-29, 2017

37.[July 14, 2017]
Prof. C.C. Jay Kuo (USC/MCL, IEEE Fellow, AAAS Fellow, SPIE Fellow) are invited to SIAT and give us a talk, titled A Data Driven Approach to Perceptual Video Coding. (pdf)

36.[July 7, 2017]
Workshop on Immersive Visual Signal Processing is held in SIAT. Prof. Yo-Sung Ho (GIST, IEEE Fellow), Prof. Long Xu (NAO,CAS), Dr. You Yang (HUST) and Dr. Xu Wang were invited to give us talks. (pdf)

35.[May 28, 2017]
Our International Joint Research Project between SIAT and USC has been granted by Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission.http://www.szsti.gov.cn/notices/2017/5/25/3

34.[May 19, 2017]
Our paper titled "Instant Coherent Group Motion Filtering by Group Motion Representations " has been accepted for publication by Neurocomputing.

33.[May 12, 2017]
Our paper titled "Binary and Multi-Class Learning Based Low Complexity Optimization for HEVC Encoding" has been accepted for publication by IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting.

32.[May 9, 2017]
Co-authored paper titled "Study of Subjective and Objective Quality Assessment for Screen Content Images" has been accepted by IEEE ICIP 2017 (http://2017.ieeeicip.org/ ) to be held in Beijing, China, September 17-20, 2017

31.[Apr. 29, 2017]
Our paper titled "Low Complexity H.264/AVC to HEVC Intra Frame Transcoding with Support Vector Machine" has been accepted by International Conference on Cloud Computing and Security (ICCCS2017), to be held in Nanjing, China, June, 2017.

30.[Apr. 27, 2017]
Co-authored paper titled "Stereoscopic Image Quality Assessment by Learning Non-negative Matrix Factorization-based Color Visual Characteristics and Considering Binocular Interactions" has been accepted by has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation.

29.[Oct.4, 2016]
Our paper titled "Parts-based stereoscopic image assessment by learning binocular manifold color visual properties" has been accepted for publication by Journal of Electronic Imaging, SPIE.

28.[Sep.26, 2016]
Our paper titled "High Efficiency 3D Depth Coding Based on Perceptual Video Quality of Synthesized View" has been accepted for publication by IEEE Transactions on Image Processing.

27.[Aug.24, 2016]
Dr. Yun Zhang was rewarded with the 2016 Third Prize Zhejiang Provincial Science and Technology Award.

26.[Jun. 29, 2016]
Our paper titled “Fast Reference Frame Selection Based on Content Similarity for Low Complexity HEVC Encoder”has been accepted for publication by Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Elsevier.

25.[Jun. 28, 2016]
Dr. Yun Zhang has been promoted to be Ph.D. advisor of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (http://www.gucas.ac.cn/) and Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, CAS.

24.[Jun. 20, 2016]
Our paper titled “Pairwise Comparison and Rank Learning for Image Quality Assessment” has been accepted for publication by Displays, Elsevier.

23.[Jun. 7, 2016]
Our paper titled “Fast Motion Estimation Based on Content Property for Low-Complexity H.265/HEVC Encoder” has been accepted for publication by IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting.

22.[Apr. 25, 2016]
Our paper titled “Machine Learning Based Fast H.264/AVC to HEVC Transcoding Exploiting Block Partition Similarity,” has been accepted for publication by Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation.

21.[Apr. 1, 2016]
Dr. Yun Zhang was granted with the 2016 Project for Shenzhen Municipal Science and Technology Development, 3,000,000 CNY.

20.[Mar.22, 2016]
Dr. Yun Zhang was granted with the 2016 Natural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholar of Gruangdong Province (广东自然科学基金-杰出青年基金), 1,000,000 CNY. 50 in total in Guangdong each year.

19.[Mar. 18, 2016]
Our paper titled "Objective Video Quality Assessment based on Perceptually Weighted Mean Squared Error" has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology.;

18.[Feb.25 2016]
Dr. Yun Zhang was elevated to the grade of IEEE Senior member. IEEE Senior Membership is an honor bestowed only to those who have made significant contributions to the profession. Only 8% of its over 430,000 members have achieved senior grade.;

17.[Jan.22 2016]
Mr. Xiangkai Liu was rewarded with the Speical Prize Student Scholarship Award from SIAT/CAS. Dr. Yun Zhang was rewarded with the Outstanding Researcher Award from SIAT/CAS.;

16. [Jan.12, 2016]
Our paper titled “Allowable Depth Distortion based Depth Filtering for 3D High Efficiency Video Coding” has been accepted by 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits & Systems (ISCAS2016);

15. [Dec.9. 2015]
Dr. Yun Zhang was rewarded with 2015 First Prize Ningbo Municipal Science and Technology Award(宁波市科学技术进步一等奖), “Stereo/Multiview Video Coding Theories and Key Technologies”, from the Government of Ningbo Municipality. Link;

14. [Nov.20, 2015]
Our paper titled "Allowable Depth Distortion Based Fast Mode Decision and Reference Frame Selection for 3D Depth Coding", has been accepted for publication in Multimedia Tools and Applications;

13. [Oct.14, 2015]
Our paper titled "A Virtual View PSNR Estimation Method for 3D Video" has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting;

12. [Sept. 28, 2015]
Our paper titled "Low Complexity HEVC INTRA Coding for High Quality Mobile Video Communication" has been provisionally accepted by IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics;

11. [Sept. 15, 2015]
Our paper titled "Compressed Image Quality Metric based on Perceptually Weighted Distortion" has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Image Processing;

10. [Sept. 2, 2015]
Our paper titled "Rate Distortion Optimized Inter View Frame Level Bit Allocation Method for MV-HEVC" has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Multimedia;

9. [Aug. 22, 2015]
Our group has hosted a workshop on "High Performance Visual Computing for Video Big Data";

8. [Aug. 2015]
One paper is accepted by IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, "Subjective and Objective Video Quality Assessment of 3-D Synthesized View with Texture/Depth Compression Distortion".

7. [July. 2015]
Dr. Yun Zhang is selected as 2015 High Level Professional Talent (Reserve Level), Government of Shenzhen Municipality, China

6. [June. 2015]
One paper is accepted by IET Image Processing, "Early DIRECT Mode Decision Based on All Zero Block and Rate Distortion Cost for Multiview Video Coding”

5. [May. 2015]
One paper is accepted and published by 7th International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX 2015), "Binocular Combination and Fractional Differential Based 3D Image Quality Assessment."

4. [May. 2015]
Two papers are accepted by IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2015), "Fast Transform Unit Depth Decision Based on Quantized Coefficients for HEVC","Smooth View Quality Oriented Bit Allocation Optimization for 3D Video Coding."

3.[Apr. 2015]
Dr. Yun Zhang is selected as Guangdong Special Support Program for Youth Science and Technology Innovation Talents. Government of Guangdong Province, China

2.[Mar. 2015]
One paper is accepted by IEEE Transactions Image Processing, "Machine Learning Based Coding Unit Depth Decisions for Flexible Complexity Allocation in High Efficiency Video Coding".

1. [Jan. 2015]
One paper is accepted by IEEE Transactions Broadcasting, "Efficient Motion and Disparity Estimation Optimization for Low Complexity Multiview Video Coding".