About me

Hi there. I'm Xuwang, 2nd year PhD student in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Virginia. My supervisor is Vicente Ordonez. My research interests lie in the field of Computer Vision and Machine Learning. I completed my master's and bachelor's degree in Computer Science at the University of Science and Technology Beijing, under the supervision of Professor Xu-Cheng Yin and Professor Hong-Wei Hao. I am a winner of ICDAR 2013 Robust Reading Competition.

Publications

Google Scholar

  • OBJ2TEXT: Generating Visually Descriptive Language from Object Layouts. Xuwang Yin and Vicente Ordonez. EMNLP 2017 (Oral). [project page][code][arXiv]
  • Robust Text Detection in Natural Scene Images. Xu-Cheng Yin, Xuwang Yin, Kaizhu Huang, Hong-Wei Hao. PAMI 2014. [arXiv]
  • Accurate and robust text detection: A step-in for text retrieval in natural scene images. Xu-Cheng Yin, Xuwang Yin, Kaizhu Huang, Hong-Wei Hao. SIGIR 2013. [link]
  • Effective text localization in natural scene images with MSER, geometry-based grouping and AdaBoost. Xuwang Yin, Xu-Cheng Yin, Hong-Wei Hao, Khalid Iqbal. ICPR 2012. [link]