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Publications


In chronological order; click here to see categorised version

  • [69]R. Borgo et al., State of the Art Report on Video-based Graphics and Video Visualizations, Computer Graphics Forum, in press, 2012.
  • [68] Xianghua Xie, Si Yong Yeo, Majid Mirmehdi, Igor Sazonov, and Perumal Nithiarasu, Image Gradient Based Level Set Methods in 2D and 3D, In Deformation Models, Edited by G. Hidalgo et al., Springer, September, 2012.
  • [67] E. Essa, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, D. Smith, Shape Prior Model for Media-Adventitia Border Segmentation in IVUS using Graph Cut, In MICCAI Medical Computer Vision, September 2012.
  • [66] I. Sazonov, X. Xie, P. Nithiarasu, Efficient Geometrical Potential Force Computation for Deformable Model Segmentation, In MICCAI Medical Computer Vision, September 2012.
  • [65] Xianghua Xie, Editor, Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, BMVA Press, July 2012.
  • [64] H. Zhang and X. Xie, Medical Image Segmentation Using Magnetostatic Active Contours (MAC) with Tensor Diffusion, In Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2012.
  • [63] E. Essa, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, D. Smith, Graph-based Segmentation of Optimal IVUS Media-Adventitia Border using Shape Prior, In Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2012.
  • [62] I. Sazonov, X. Xie, S. Y. Yeo, R. Bevan, R. van Loon, P. Nithiarasu, Segmentation and Mesh Generation for Patient-Specific Flow Modelling in Carotid Arteries, In Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2012.
  • [61] S. Y. Yeo, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, GPF Deformable Model based Vessel Segmentation in CT, In Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2012.
  • [60] F. Zhao and X. Xie, Interactive Segmentation of Medical Images: A Survey, In Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2012.
  • [59] J. Chiverton, X. Xie, and M. Mirmehdi, Automatic Bootstrapping and Tracking of Object Contours, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (T-IP), volume 21, issue 3, pages 1231 - 1245, March 2012.
  • [58] H. Zhang and X. Xie, An adaptive MRI denoising method using self-snakes with a Rayleigh smoothing kernel, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering, May 2012.
  • [57] S. Yeo, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, Segmentation of Vessel Geometries from Medical Images using GPF Deformable Model, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods, February 2012.
  • [56] Z. Hou, S. Hannuna, X. Xie, M. Mirmehdi, Line Histogram: A Fast Method for Rotated Rectangular Area Histogramming, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods, February 2012.
  • [55] R. Liu and X. Xie, An Applied Study of Human Detection in Single Images, In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Image Processing and Optical Engineering, January 2012.
  • [54] B. Daubney and X. Xie, Entropy Driven Hierarchical Search for 3D Human Pose Estimation, In Proceedings of the 22nd British Machine Vision Conference, September 2011.
  • [53] E. Essa, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, Automatic IVUS Media-Adventitia Border Extraction using Double-Interface Graph Cut Segmentation, In Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, September 2011.
  • [52] S. Yeo, X. Xie, I. Sazonov and P. Nithiarasu, Level Set Segmentation with Robust Image Gradient Energy and Statistical Shape Prior, In Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, September 2011.
  • [51] I. Sazonov, S.Y. Yeo, R.L.T Bevan, X. Xie, R. van Loon, P. Nithiarasu, Modelling pipeline for subject-specific arterial blood flow, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, Accepted 2011.
  • [50] E. Essa, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, D. Smith, Automatic Segmentation of IVUS Media-Adventitia Border with Shape Prior, In Proceedings of the 15th Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2011.
  • [49] S. Yeo, X. Xie, I. Sazonov and P. Nithiarasu, Geometrically Induced Force Interaction for Three-Dimensional Deformable Models, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (T-IP), volume 20, number 5, pages 1373 - 1387, IEEE CS Press, May 2011.
  • [48] Ben Daubney and Xianghua Xie, Tracking 3D Human Pose with Large Root Node Uncertainty, In Proceedings of the 24th IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June 2011.
  • [47] X. Xie, S. Yeo, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, Extracting 3D Structures from Biomedical Data, In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering, May 2011.
  • [46] R. Borgo, M. Chen, B. Daubney, E. Grundy, H. Janicke, G. Heidemann, B. Hoferlin, M. Hoferlin, D. Weiskopf, X. Xie (authors are listed in alphabetical order), A Survey on Video-based Graphics and Video Visualization, Eurographics State-of-the-art (STAR) Report, April 2011.
  • [45] E. Essa, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, Local Phase based Automatic VIUS Media-Adventitia Border Detection, In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mathematical and Computational Biomedical Engineering, April 2011.
  • [44] P. Nithiarasu, R. Lohner, R. van Loon, I. Sazonov, and X. Xie, Editors, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mathematical and Computational Biomedical Engineering, April 2011.
  • [43] S. Yeo, X. Xie, I. Sazonov, P. Nithiarasu, Variational Level Set Segmentation using Shape Prior, In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mathematical and Computational Biomedical Engineering, April 2011.
  • [42] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Radial Basis Function based Level Set Interpolation and Evolution for Deformable Modelling, Image and Vision Computing, volume 29, issues 2-3, 167 - 177, February 2011.
  • [41] Javier Traver, Majid Mirmehdi, Xianghua Xie, Raul Montoliu, Fast Dynamic Texture Detection, In Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV2010), September 2010.
  • [40] Xianghua Xie, Level Set based Segmentation using Local Feature Distribution, In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Pattern Reconition, August 2010.
  • [39] Ben Daubney and Xianghua Xie, Estimating 3D Human Pose from Single Images using Iterative Refinement of the Prior, In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Pattern Reconition, August 2010.
  • [38] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Initialisation-Free Active Contour Segmentation, In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Pattern Reconition, August 2010.
  • [37] Ben Daubney and Xianghua Xie, Estimating 3D Pose via Stochastic Search and Expectation Maximization, In Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Articulated Motion and Deformable Objects, July 2010.
  • [36] Adeline Paiement, Majid Mirmehdi, Xianghua Xie, and Mark Hamilton, Simultaneous level set interpolation and segmentation of short- and long-axis MRI, In Proceedings of Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2010.
  • [35] Xianghua Xie, Textured Image Segmentation using Active Contours, In Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics: Theory and Applications, Selected Papers, Internaitonal Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications, CCIS volume 68, 357 - 369, July 2010.
  • [34] Xianghua Xie, An Applied Comparative Study on Active Contour Models in Mammographic Image Segmentation, In Performance Evaluation of Breast Cancer Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment, Edited by Ng, Rajendra Acharya, Suri, ASP, June, 2010.
  • [33] Xianghua Xie, Active Contouring Based on Gradient Vector Interaction and Constrained Level Set Diffusion, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (T-IP), volume 19, number 1, pages 154 - 164, IEEE CS Press, January 2010.
  • [32] Yonghuai Liu, Longzhuang Li, Xianghua Xie, Baigang Wei, Range Image Registration Using Hierarchical Segmentation and Clustering, In Proceedings of The 8th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation, pp. 15-18, December 2009.
  • [31] Ronghua Yang, Majid Mirmehdi, Xianghua Xie and David Hall, Appearance based Spatiotemporal Constraint for LV Segmentation in 4D Cardiac SPECT, In Proceedings of Cardiovascular Interventional Imaging and Biophysical Modelling, A MICCAI Workshop, September 2009.
  • [30] John Chiverton, Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Probabilistic Sequential Segmentation and Simultaneous On-Line Shape Learning of Multi-Dimensional Medical Imaging Data, In Proceedings of Probablistic Models for Medical Image Analysis, A MICCAI Workshop, September 2009.
  • [29] Si Yong Yeo, Xianghua Xie, Igor Sazonov and Perumal Nithiarasu, Geometric Potential Force for the Deformable Model, In Proceedings of the 20th British Machine Vision Conference, BMVA press, September 2009.
  • [28] John Chiverton, Majid Mirmehdi and Xianghua Xie, On-line Learning of Shape Information for Object Segmentation and Tracking, In Proceedings of the 20th British Machine Vision Conference, BMVA press, September 2009.
  • [27] Si Yong Yeo, Xianghua Xie, Igor Sazonov and Perumal Nithiarasu, Segmentation of Human Upper Airway Using a Level Set Based Deformable Model, In Proceedings of the 13th Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, July 2009.
  • [26] Xianghua Xie, Mammographic Image Segmentation using Edge Base Deformable Contour Models, In Proceedings of International Conference on Computational & Mathematical Biomedical Engineering, June 2009.
  • [25] Si Yong Yeo, Igor Sazonov, Xianghua Xie and Perumal Nithiarasu, Level Set Based Automatic Segmentation of Human Aorta, In Proceedings of International Conference on Computational & Mathematical Biomedical Engineering, June 2009.
  • [24] Filiberto Pla, Gema Gracia, Pedro GarcĂ­a-Sevilla, Majid Mirmehdi, Xianghua Xie, Multi-spectral Texture Characterisation for Remote Sensing Image Segmentation, In Proceedings of the 4th Iberian Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis Conference, pp. 257-264, June 2009.
  • [23] Sion Hannuna, Xianghua Xie, Majid Mirmehdi and Neill Campbell, Generic Motion Based Object Segmentation for Assisted Navigation, In Proceedings of International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications, February 2009.
  • [22] Xianghua Xie, Textured Image Segmentation Based on Local Spectral Histogram and Active Contour, In Proceedings of International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications, pp. 217-225, February 2009.
  • [21] John Chiverton, Majid Mirmehdi and Xianghua Xie, Variational Logistic Maximum A Posteriori Model Similarity and Dissimilarity Matching, In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Pattern Recognition, IEEE press, December 2008.
  • [20] John Chiverton, Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Tracking with Active Contours Using Dynamically Updated Shape Information, In Proceedings of the 19th British Machine Vision Conference, BMVA press, September 2008.
  • [19] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, MAC: Magnetostatic Active Contour Model, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), volume 30, number 4, pages 632 - 646, IEEE CS Press, April 2008. Download paper.
  • [18] Majid Mirmehdi, Xianghua Xie, and Jasjit Suri, Handbook of Texture Analysis, Imperial College Press, 2008.
  • [17] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Texems: Random Texture Representation and Analysis, In Handbook of Texture Analysis, Edited by Mirmehdi, Xie, Suri, Chapter 4, Imperial College Press, 2008.
  • [16] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, A Galaxy of Texture Features, In Handbook of Texture Analysis, Edited by Mirmehdi, Xie, Suri, Chapter 13, Imperial College Press, 2008.
  • [15] Xianghua Xie, A Review of Recent Advances in Surface Defect Detection using Texture Analysis Techniques, Electronic Letters on Computer Vision and Image Analysis, Special Issue on Quality Control by Artificial Vision, volume 7, number 3, pages 1 - 25, CVC Press, 2008. Download paper.
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    Pre RAE 2008

  • [14] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Implicit Active Model using Radial Basis Function Interpolated Level Sets, In Proceedings of the 18th British Machine Vision Conference, pages 1040-1049, BMVA press, September 2007.
  • [13] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, TEXEMS: Texture Exemplars for Defect Detection on Random Textured Surfaces, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), volume 29, number 8, pages 1454 - 1464, IEEE CS Press, August 2007.
  • [12] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Colour Image Segmentation using Texems, Annals of the British Machine Vision Association, number 6, pages 1-10, BMVA Press, January 2007.
  • [11] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Magnetostatic Field for the Active Contour Model: A Study in Convergence, In Proceedings of the 17th British Machine Vision Conference, pages 127-136, BMVA press, September 2006.
  • [10] Ronghua Yang, Majid Mirmehdi and Xianghua Xie, A Charged Active Contour based on Electrostatics, In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems (ACIVS), pages 173-184, Springer LNCS 4179, September 2006.
  • [9] Xianghua Xie, Majid Mirmehdi and Barry Thomas, Colour Tonality Inspection using Eigenspace Features, Machine Vision and Applications, volume 16, number 6, pages 364-373, Springer Press, February 2006.
  • [8] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, A Region-Aided Color Geometric Snake, In Handbook of Biomedical Image Analysis: Segmentation Models, Edited by Jasjit Suri, David Wilson, Swamy Laxminarayan, volume 1, chapter 10, pages 535-582, Springer Press, USA, 2005.
  • [7] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Localising Surface Defects in Random Colour Textures using Multiscale Texem Analysis in Image Eigenchannels, In Proceedings of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, pages III 1124-1127, IEEE CS Press, September 2005.
  • [6] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Texture Exemplars for Defect Detection on Random Textures, In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Advances in Pattern Recognition, pages 404-413, Springer LNCS 3687, August 2005.
  • [5] Xianghua Xie, Majid Mirmehdi, Richard Maw and Amanda Hall, Detecting Abnormalities in Tympanic Membrane Images, In Proceedings of the 9th Medical Image Understanding and Analysis, pages 19-22, BMVA Press, July 2005.
  • [4] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, RAGS: Region-Aided Geometric Snake, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (T-IP), volume 13, issue 5, pages 640 - 652, IEEE CS Press, May 2004.
  • [3] Xianghua Xie, Majid Mirmehdi and Barry Thomas, Inspecting Colour Tonality on Textured Surfaces, In Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition, pages 810-817. Springer LNCS 3212, September 2004.
  • [2] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Level-Set Based Geometric Colour Snake with Region Support, In Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, volume 2, pages 153 -- 156. IEEE CS Press, September 2003.
  • [1] Xianghua Xie and Majid Mirmehdi, Geodesic Colour Active Contour Resistent to Weak Edges and Noise, In Proceedings of the 14th British Machine Vision Conference, pages 399 -- 408. BMVA Press, September 2003.

Abstract:

  • A. Tappenden, X. Xie, A. Ionescu, and R. van Loon, Non-Invasive Quantification of Complex Heart Valve Lesions: A model-based approach using 3D echocardiography, In Bioengineering 2012, Oxford.
  • Si Yong Yeo, Igor Sazonov, Xianghua Xie, and Perumal Nithiarasu, Volumetric Segmentation of Human Airway using Deformable Models, In Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics 2010, Edinburgh.
  • I. Sazonov, S. Ashraf, H. Luckraz, P. Nithiarasu, P.H. Saksono, R. van Loon, X. Xie, and S.Y. Yeo, Patient-Specific Numerical Simulation of Blood Flow in an Aortic Aneurysm, In Bioengineering 2009, Oxford.
  • Xianghua Xie, Perumal Nithiarasu, Igor Sazonov, and Si Yong Yeo, Extracting Anatomical Structures from 2D and 3D Medical Data using a Robust Deformable Model, In Bioengineering 2009, Oxford.

Thesis:

  • Xianghua Xie, Defect Detection in Random Colour Textures, PhD Thesis, University of Bristol, April 2006.
  • Xianghua Xie, Colour Active Contouring, MSc Thesis, University of Bristol, September 2002.

Conference Keynote:

  • Deformable Model in Segmentation and Tracking, 8th Conference on Articulated Motion and Deformable Objects, July 2012.

Conference Tutorial:

  • Level Set Based Deformable Models for Image Segmentation, International Conference on Signal, Image Technology & Internet Based System, 16 December 2007.

Seminar Talks:

  • Deformable Objects, 10 October 2012, CVSSP, University of Surrey.
  • Computer Vision for Biology and Medicine, 5 July 2012, Brain Interface Computing, Swansea.
  • Computer Vision for Medicine, 25 May 2012, ILS, Swansea University.
  • Medical Image Processing, 17 November 2011, Neuroimaging, Cardiff University.
  • Biomedical Image Analysis, 11 November 2010, School of Engineering, Swansea University.
  • Extracting Structure and Motion from Biomedical Images, 7 June 2010, School of Medicine, Swansea University.
  • Implicit Methods for Segmentation and Tracking, 18 November 2009, University of Southampton.
  • Cardiac SPECT Segmentation, 18 September 2009, School of Engineering, University of Swansea.
  • Angiogram Image Analysis, 18 June 2009, ABM University NHS Trust.
  • Object Segmentation and Detection, 16 April 2008, University of Aberystwyth.
  • Active Contouring ++, 4 December 2007, University of Wales Swansea.
  • Deformable Models, 22 November 2007, University of Bristol.
  • Active Contours, 15 November 2007, University of Cardiff.
  • MAC: Magnetostatic Active Contour Model, BMVA Symposium on Shape Representation, Analysis and Perception, 5 November 2007, University College London.
  • Novelty Detection in Colour Textures, BMVA Technical Meeting on Colour in Vision Analysis, 14 June 2006, London.
  • Colour Texture Analysis and Surface Inspection, British Council INYS Machine Vision workshop, 7 March 2005, Vilnius, Lithuania.
  • Defect Detection on Ceramic Tile Surfaces, March 2004, University of Bristol.
  • Region Aided Geometric Snake, March 2003, University of Bristol.