Zian Wang

I'm a graduate student at University of Toronto, affiliated at Vector Institute. My advisor is Prof. Sanja Fidler. I'm also a research intern at NVIDIA.

I did my bachelors at Tsinghua University, advised by Prof. Yebin Liu. I spent an unforgettable summer in 2018 working with Prof. Sanja Fidler at University of Toronto. Prior to that, I started my research in Intelligent Vision Group, advised by Prof. Jiwen Lu and Prof. Jie Zhou.

Email: zianwang at cs.toronto.edu



Research

Beyond Fixed Grid: Learning Geometric Image Representation with a Deformable Grid
Jun Gao, Zian Wang, Jinchen Xuan and Sanja Fidler
ECCV, 2020
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Object Instance Annotation with Deep Extreme Level Set Evolution
Zian Wang, David Acuna*, Huan Ling*, Amlan Kar and Sanja Fidler
CVPR, 2019
[Project Page] [Code] [PDF] [Poster] [bibtex]

* indicates equal contribution.

Please visit this page for code.

Learning Semantics-Preserving Attention and Contextual Interaction for Group Activity Recognition
Yansong Tang, Jiwen Lu, Zian Wang, Ming Yang and Jie Zhou
IEEE Transaction on Image Processing (TIP), 2019
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Mining Semantics-Preserving Attention for Group Activity Recognition
Yansong Tang, Zian Wang, Peiyang Li, Jiwen Lu, Ming Yang and Jie Zhou
ACM Multimedia, 2018 (Oral Presentation)
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Multi-stream Deep Neural Networks for RGB-D Egocentric Action Recognition.
Yansong Tang, Zian Wang, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng and Jie Zhou
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), 2018
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Teaching
Teaching Assistant, CSC 420: Introduction to Image Understanding 19 Fall, 20 Summer, 20 Fall

Teaching Assistant, CSC 320: Introduction to Visual Computing 19-20 Winter




Selected Awards
Outstanding Graduates (Beijing & Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University)

SenseTime Undergraduate Scholarship for AI Research

National Scholarship


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