Research Projects

  • "Artificial Intelligence Commercialization", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2019.09 (PI, Grant No. MOST 108-2911-E-009-501).
  • "Taiwan Reputed University Startups to Taiwan Unicorns (The TRUST-U Program): Advanced Laser Chip Design", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2019.07-2020.06 (PI, Grant No. MOST 108-2823-8-002-004).
  • "Medical Imaging Systems for Automatic Pathology Detection", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2019.06-2020.05 (PI, Grant No. MOST 108-2745-8-009-002).
  • "CNN Model Compression", funded by National Chung-Shan Institute of Science & Technology (NCSIST), 2019.02-2019.11 (PI).
  • "Deep Learning Networks for Applications with Limited Labeling Data", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2019.01-2019.12 (co-PI, Grant No. MOST 108-2634-F-007-009).
  • "Deep Sensing and Situational Understanding in Self-driving Cars", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2018.12-2019.07 (PI, Grant No. MOST 107-2218-E-009-062).
  • "Automatic Defect Inspection in Production Lines", funded by Foxconn-NCTU Joint Research Center, 2018.10-2019.09 (PI).
  • "Image Recognition Workshop", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2018.10-2019.10 (PI).
  • "New Deep Learning Techniques", funded by National Chung-Shan Institute of Science & Technology (NCSIST), 2018.10-2019.10 (PI).
  • "Customer Shopping Behavior Analytics", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2018.09-2018.12 (PI).
  • "Optimization of Classification Algorithms of Brain Disorder using Deep Learning and Brain MR Images", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2018.08-2020.07 (co-PI, Grant No. MOST 107-2221-E-182-025-MY2).
  • "Enhance and Secure User Experience in Digital Finance with Machine Learning and Blockchain Technologies", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2018.06-2019.05 (co-PI, Grant No. MOST 107-2218-E-002-054).
  • "Deep Learning Based Image System for Obstacle Detection", funded by National Chung-Shan Institute of Science & Technology (NCSIST), 2018.02-2018.11 (PI).
  • "StyleMe: An AI Fashion Consultant for Personal Shopping and Style Advice", funded by Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA), 2018.01-2018.12 (PI).
  • "Machine-Learning Modules for Improving Decision Accuracy of AOI Equipment", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2018.01-2018.12 (PI).
  • "Aartificial intelligence Technology Innovation", funded by EXXXtTek Inc., 2017.01-2017.11 (PI).
  • "Enhance and Secure User Experience in Digital Finance with Machine Learning and Blockchain Technologies", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2017.06-2018.05 (co-PI, Grant No. MOST 106-3114-E-002-009).
  • "Machine-Learning Modules for Improving Decision Accuracy of AOI Equipment", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2017.01-2017.12 (PI).
  • "Big Data Analytics", funded by International Games System Co., 2016.12-2017.11 (co-PI).
  • "Exploring Social Semantics from Multimedia Big Data and Its Applications", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan) (Outstanding Young Scholar Award), 2016.08-2019.07 (PI, Grant No. MOST 105-2628-E-001-003-MY3).
  • "Object Detection and Recognition for Point Cloud Depth Data", funded by Institute for Information Industry (III), 2016.03-2016.10 (co-PI).
  • "Online Products Correspondence Analysis", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2016.01-2016.12 (PI).
  • "Big Mechanical‐Process Image Data Retrieval and Classification System for Industrial Applications", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2016.01-2016.12 (PI).
  • "Fashion Trend Spotting over Multimedia Big Data", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2015.11-2016.10 (co-PI, Grant No. MOST 104‐2915‐I‐001‐501).
  • "Predicting Fashion Trends by Exploiting Visual Style Elements", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2015.07-2016.02 (PI, Grant No. MOST 104-2815-C-001-014-E).
  • "Exploring Associations of Online Products for Online Shopping Analysis", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2015.01-2015.12 (PI).
  • "Cheetah (II): Smart Internet-of-Things", funded by AXXXnTek Inc., 2015.03-2015.12 (PI).
  • "A Biometrics Recognition System (II)", funded by CXXXdcity Technology Ltd., 2014.10-2015.04 (PI).
  • "Gesture-Interactive Smart TV", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2014.09-2015.09 (PI, Grant No. MOST 103-2915-I-001-503).
  • "France-Taiwan Joint Workshop on Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", jointly funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan) and Bureau Francais de Taipei (BFT), 2014.09 (PI, Grant No. MOST 103-2911-I-001-509).
  • "Multimodal Fusion Learning for Large-scale Multimedia Content Analysis", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2014.09-2016.08 (co-PI, Grant No. MOST 103-2911-I-001-531).
  • "Visual-Object based Multimedia Big Data Analysis and Its Mobile Applications", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan) (Outstanding Young Scholar Award), 2014.08-2016.07 (PI, Grant No. MOST 103-2221-E-001-007-MY2).
  • "Filter Based Depth Map Super-Resolution", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2014.07-2015.02 (PI, Grant No. MOST 103-2815-C-001-008-E).
  • "A Biometrics Recognition System", funded by CXXXdcity Technology Ltd., 2014.02-2014.08 (PI).
  • "Cheetah: Smart Positioning System", funded by AXXXnTek Inc., 2014.01-2014.12 (PI).
  • "An Experience Bus for Rescuer Skills Training", funded by Chinatrust Foundation, 2013.10-2014.10 (PI).
  • "Mobile Device Based Object Recognition in Real-World Scenes and Its Applications", funded by MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan), 2013.08-2014.07 (PI, Grant No. MOST 102-2221-E-001-028).
  • "A Study of Dynamic In-Situ Store Information Retrieval for Real-World Business Interaction", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2013.09-2013.12 (PI).
  • "A Study of Dynamic Object Tracking for Interaction with Augmented-Reality Stores", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2013.06-2013.09 (PI).
  • "Taiwan-Austria Joint Seminar on Intelligent Multimedia Technologies", jointly funded by NSC (National Science Council of Taiwan) and Austrian Science Fund (FWF), 2013.06 (PI, Grant No. NSC 102-2911-I-001-501).
  • "Research of Linked Data Technology for the Contents of Digital Archives", funded by National Science and Technology Development Fund, 2013.05-2014.04 (PI, Grant No. NSC 102-3111-Y-001-017).
  • "On the Exploration and Design of Intelligent Living and Community Space", funded by Institute for Information Industry (III), 2013.01-2013.12 (co-PI).
  • "A Study of Dynamic Modeling Algorithms for Signboard Recognition", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2012.10-2012.12 (PI).
  • "A Study of Interactive Search for Human Action Videos", funded by NSC (National Science Council of Taiwan), 2012.08-2013.07 (PI, Grant No. NSC 101-2221-E-001-016).
  • "Expanding Cardiac Arrest Registry to e-Quality (CAREQ) System, Innovating Prehospital CPR Motion Analysis, and Optimizing PAD Site Scheme to Enhance Resuscitation Quality", funded by NSC (National Science Council of Taiwan) (Outstanding Young Scholar Award), 2012.08-2015.07 (co-PI, Grant No. NSC 101-2314-B-002-122-MY3).
  • "Enabling Interactive Multimedia Applications on Mobile Devices through Computer Vision Techniques", funded by HTC Corp., 2012.01-2012.12 (PI).
  • "Mobile Augmented Reality with Signboard Recognition Technologies", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2012.01-2012.11 (PI).
  • "A Study of Social Signal Processing Techniques and Its Applications to Multimedia Content Analysis", funded by NSC (National Science Council of Taiwan), 2011.08-2012.07 (PI, Grant No. NSC 100-2221-E-001-024).
  • "A Study of the Key Technologies for Signboard Recognition", funded by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), 2011.06-2011.12 (PI).
  • "A Study of Single-Sign-On (SSO) Mechanisms for Cloud Appliance Framework Environment (CAFE)", funded by Institute for Information Industry (III), 2011.03-2011.12 (PI).
  • "Cloud Computing Based Real-Time 2D/3D Image Conversion", jointly funded by Chunghwa Telcom and Taiwan Networked Communications Program, 2011.04-2012.03 (PI).
  • "A Study of Depth Estimation from Single 2D Images", funded by NSC (National Science Council of Taiwan), 2010.11-2011.10 (PI, Grant No. NSC 99-2218-E-001-012).

Technology Transfer

  • "A Hand Gesture Detection Algorithm Based on Deep Learning", EXXXentTek Inc., 2016.05.
  • "Representative Image Information Mining", AXXXnTek Inc., 2014.01.
  • "Quality Assessment of Human Actions Performed for Rescuer Skills", Chinatrust Foundation, 2013.10.
  • "Human Action Retrieval in Videos", HTC Corp., 2012.01.

Patents

  • Howard Hou, Wen-Huang Cheng, Chun-Hsiang Huang, and Fu-Chiang Chou, "Image Capturing Method and System for Object-based Detection Techniques," China Patent, CN102821240B, 2016.
  • Wen-Huang Cheng and David Gotz, "Context-Based Document Unit Recommendation for Sensemaking Tasks," US Patent, US9183281B2, 2015.
  • Wen-Huang Cheng, Chun-Hsiang Huang, Tai-Lin Lu, and In-Chung Chen, "Method and System for Generating Image Thumbnail on Layout," China Patent, CN102810042B, 2015.