Video and image classification and retrieval, feature extraction and pattern discovery on multi-media and graphs, multi-media correlation discovery and data mining, machine learning methods for biomedical images and bioinformatics.
09/2000–05/2006 (expected) Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Ph.D., Computer Science
Dissertation: “Advanced Tools for Video and Mixed-Media Mining.”
Advisors: Professors Christos Faloutsos and Howard Wactlar.
Association of National Chiao Tung University Alumni.
03/1992-09/1994, President’s Award (Dean’s list)
Department of Computer and Information Science, National Chiao Tung University (six consecutive terms).
Arnab Bhattacharya, Vebjorn Ljosa, Jia-Yu Pan, Mark R. Verardo, Hyungjeong Yang, Christos Faloutsos, and Ambuj K. Singh. ViVo: Visual Vocabulary Construction for Mining Biomedical Images. In Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 2005), New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A., November 27-30, 2005.
Masafumi Hamamoto, Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Jia-Yu Pan, and Christos Faloutsos. A Comparative Study of Feature Vector-Based Topic Detection Schemes for Text Streams. In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Challenges in Web Information Retrieval and Integration (WIRI 2005), pp.125-130, Tokyo, Japan, April 2005.
Jia-Yu Pan, Hyungjeong Yang, and Christos Faloutsos. MMSS: Multi-modal Story-oriented Video Summarization. In Proceedings of the Fourth IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 04), 2004. Brighton, UK, November 01-04, 2004.
Pinar Duygulu, Jia-Yu Pan, and David A. Forsyth. Towards Auto-Documentary: Tracking the Evolution of News Stories. In Proceedings of the 12th ACM Multimedia Conference, New York, NY, October 10-16, 2004.
Jia-Yu Pan, Hyung-Jeong Yang, Christos Faloutsos, and Pinar Duygulu. Automatic Multimedia Cross-modal Correlation Discovery. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM SIGKDD Conference, Seattle, WA, August 22-25, 2004.
Jia-Yu Pan, Hyung-Jeong Yang, Christos Faloutsos, and Pinar Duygulu. GCap: Graph-based Automatic Image Captioning. In Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Multimedia Data and Document Engineering (MDDE 04), in conjunction with Computer Vision Pattern Recognition Conference (CVPR 04), Washington D.C., July 2, 2004.
Jia-Yu Pan, Hyung-Jeong Yang, Pinar Duygulu, and Christos Faloutsos. Automatic Image Captioning. In Proceedings of the 2004 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2004), The Grand Hotel, Taipei, Taiwan, June 27-30, 2004.
Jia-Yu Pan, Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Christos Faloutsos, and Masafumi Hamamoto. AutoSplit: Fast and Scalable Discovery of Hidden Variables in Stream and Multimedia Databases. In Proceedings of the The Eighth Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD 2004), Carlton Crest Hotel, Sydney, Australia, May 26-28, 2004. [Best Student Paper Award]
Jernej Barbic, Alla Safonova, Jia-Yu Pan, Christos Faloutsos, Jessica K. Hodgins, and Nancy S. Pollard. Segmenting Motion Capture Data into Distinct Behaviors. In Proceedings of Graphics Interface (GI 2004), London, Ontario, Canada, May 17-19, 2004.
Jia-Yu Pan, Srinivasan Seshan, and Christos Faloutsos. FastCARS: Fast, Correlation-Aware Sampling for Network Data Mining. In Proceedings of IEEE GlobeCOM 2002 - Global Internet Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, November 17-21, 2002.
Jia-Yu Pan and Christos Faloutsos. ``Geoplot'': Spatial Data Mining on Video Libraries. In Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2002), McLean, VA, U.S.A., November 4-9, 2002.
Jia-Yu Pan and Christos Faloutsos. VideoCube: a novel tool for video mining and classification. In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL 2002), Singapore, December 11-14, 2002.
Jia-Yu Pan and Christos Faloutsos. VideoGraph: A New Tool for Video Mining and Visualization. In Proceedings of the First ACM+IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL 2001), Roanoke, VA, June 24-28, 2001.
Jia-Yu Pan, Hyungjeong Yang, Christos Faloutsos. MMSS: Graph-based Multi-modal Story-oriented Video Summarization and Retrieval. CMU-CS-04-114, Carnegie Mellon University, 2004.
Jia-Yu Pan, Srinivasan Seshan, and Christos Faloutsos. FastCARS: Fast, Correlation-Aware Sampling for Network Data Mining. CMU-CS-02-167, Carnegie Mellon University, 2002.
Jia-Yu Pan. An Information Extraction Method for HTML Documents and its Applications. Master thesis, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, June 1997.