Liming ZHANG張立明
Assistant Professor

Academic Qualifications | Working Experience | Teaching | Research | Selected Publications | Professional Activities | Professional Affiliations | Contact Details


Academic Qualification

  • Graduate Certificate in Computer Based Learning, University of Wollongong, Australia (2004)
  • Ph.D. in Image processing, University of New England, Australia (2002)
  • M.S. in Robot Vision & Machine Intelligence, East China Institute of Technology, China (1990)
  • B.S. in Computer Software, Nankai University, China (1987)

Working Experience

  • 2002–Present :    Assistant Professor, University of Macau, Macao
  • 2001—2002:        Lecturer, University of Macau, Macao
  • 1997—1998:        Associate Professor, Tianjin Institute of Technology, China
  • 1990—1997:        Lecturer, Tianjin Institute of Technology, China

Teaching

  1. Discrete System Simulation (CISC7010, CISC7117)
  2. Object Oriented Programming and Data Structures (CISC2003)
  3. Multimedia Computing (CISC3016)
  4. Computer Vision (CISC3029)
  5. Computer Based Simulation (CISC3006)
  6. Algorithms and Data Structures I (CISB120)
  7. Programming Languages Architecture II (SFTW342)
  8. Queue and Scheduling (SFTW320)
  9. Computer Based Simulation (CISB352)
  10. Web Technology and Life (CISG114)

Research

Research Interests

  • Signal Processing
  • Image Processing
  • Computer Vision
  • Multimedia Applications

Recent Research Projects

  • Zhang, L.M. & Qian, T. (2018-2020). Studies and Applications of Unwinding Fourier Expansions of Signals. FDCT Grant.
  • Zhang, L.M. (2016-2018). An Improved Background Reconstruction Based Disocclusion Filling Study in 3D Video Generation. Multi-year Research Grant.
  • Zhang, L.M. (2014-2016). A Study on Scene Classification Based Automatic Depth Map Generation Algorithms for 2D Image Sequences. Multi-year Research Grant.
  • Zhang, L.M., Lin Guangzhi (2013-2014). A Study and Development on the Demo System of Self-Service Online Virtual Exhibition Booth Design. FDCT Grant.
  • Zhang, L.M., Zhu Yuesheng (2013-2015). A Study and Development on a Portable 2D to 3D Video Automatic Conversion System. FDCT Grant.
  • Zhang, L.M. (2011-2013). A Study on a Robust Image Measure Approach – Human Neural Response Based Similarity Measure. Multi-year Research Grant.

Selected Publications

Signal processing

  1. Li, H., Li, H., and Zhang L. Quaternion-Based Multiscale Analysis for Feature Extraction of Hyperspectral Images, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol.67(6), pp.1418-1430, 2019.
  2. Qian, T., Zhang, L., and Li, Z.X. Algorithm of Adaptive Fourier Decomposition. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. Vol. 59 (12), pp.5899-5907, 2012.
  3. Chen, Q., Mai, W., Zhang, L., Mi, W. System identification by discrete rational atoms. Automatica. Vol.56. pp. 53-59, 2015.
  4. Zhang, L., Liu N. and Yu P. A novel Instantaneous Frequency Algorithm and Its Application in Stock Index Movement Prediction. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing. Vol.6(4), pp.311-318. 2012.
  5. Tan, C., Zhang, L., and Wu, H. A Novel Blaschke Unwinding Adaptive Fourier Decomposition based Signal Compression Algorithm with Application on ECG Signals. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics. Vol.23(2), pp.672-682, 2018.
  6. Nie, J., Qu, S., Wei, Y., Zhang, L., and Deng, L. An infrared small target detection method based on multiscale local homogeneity measure. Infrared Physics & Technology. Vol. 90, pp.186–194. 2018.
  7. Yang, N., Usman, M., He, X., Jan, M., Zhang L. Time-Frequency Filter Bank: A Simple Approach for Audio and Music Separation, IEEE Access, Vol. 5. pp. 27114-27125, 2017.
  8. Ye, F., Zhang, L., Zhang, D., Fujita, H, Gong, Z. A novel forecasting method based on multi-order fuzzy time series and technical analysis. Information Sciences. Vol. 367, pp.41-57, 2016.
  9. Z. Wang, F. Wan; C. Wong, Zhang, L. Adaptive Fourier decomposition based ECG denoising. Computers in Biology and Medicine. Vol.77, pp.195-205, 2016.
  10. Zhang, L., Li, H. and Wei, Y.T. Sleep Spindle Detection Using a Novel Instantaneous Frequency Definition. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences. Vol.35(17), pp.2101-2110. 2012.
  11. Lei Ya, Fang Yong and Zhang Liming, A Weighted K-SVD-Based Double Sparse Representations Approach for Wireless Channels Using the Modified Takenaka-Malmquist Basis, IEEE Access. Vol. 6, pp. 54331-54342, 2018.
  12. Zhang, L., Qian, T., Mai, W., and Dang, P. Adaptive Fourier Decomposition Based Dirac Type Time-Frequency Distribution. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences. Vol.40(8), pp.2815-2833, 2017.
  13. Mai, W.X., Dang, P., Zhang, L., Qian, T. Consecutive minimum phase expansion of physically realizable signals with applications. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences, 1. pp. 1-11. 2015.
  14. Zhang, L., D.F.Zhang, W.F.Li. Stock Index Trend Analysis Based on Signal Decomposition. IEICE transactions on information and systems, Vol. E97-D, (8), pp.2187-2190. 2014.
  15. Qian, T. and Zhang, L. Mathematical theory of signal analysis vs. complex analysis method of Harmonic analysis. Applied Mathematics-A Journal of Chinese Universities. Vol. 28(4). pp.505-530. 2013.
  16. Zhang, L., W. Hong, W. Mai, T. Qian. Adaptive Fourier decomposition and rational approximation — Part II: Software system design and development, International Journal of Wavelets, Multiresolution and Information Processing, Vol. 12 (5), pp.1-10. 2014.
  17. Qian, T., Zhang, L. and Li, H. Mono-components vs IMFs in Signal Decomposition. International Journal of Wavelets, Multiresolution and Information Processing.Vol. 6 (3), pp.353-374. 2008.

Image processing

  1. Li, Y., Zhang L., and Qian T. 2D Partial Unwinding-A Novel Non-linear Phase Decomposition of Images. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. May, 2019.
  2. Ye, H., Li, H., Cao, F., and Zhang L. A Hybrid Truncated Norm Regularization Method for Matrix Completion. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. May, 2019.
  3. Luo, G., Zhu, Y., Li, Z., Zhang, L. A Hole Filling Approach based on Background Reconstruction for View Synthesis in 3D Video. 29th IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 26/06-01/07, 2016. LAS VEGAS, USA.
  4. Xie Q., Chen, X., Zhang, L., Jiang, A., Cui F. A Robust and Efficient Video Anti-shaking Algorithm for Low-end Smartphone Platforms. IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics. Vol.65(1), pp.1-10, 2018.
  5. Wang, H., Chen, Z., Zhang, L., Yan, Y., Liao, H. Visual Saliency Detection based on Homology Similarity and an Experimental Evaluation Corresponding. Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation. Vol.40. pp.251-264. 2016.
  6. Xiao, G., Wang, H., Yan, Y, Zhang, L., Mode seeking on graphs for geometric model fitting via preference analysis. Pattern Recognition Letters. Vol.83, pp.294-302, 2016.
  7. X. Liu, Y. Zhu, Z. Sun, M. Diao and Zhang, L. A Novel Robust Video Fingerprinting-Watermarking Hybrid Scheme Based On Visual Secret Sharing. Multimedia Tools and Applications. Vol. 74 (21). pp. 9157-9174. 2015.
  8. Xiao, G., Wang, H., Yan, Y., and Zhang, L. Robust Geometric Model Fitting Based on Iterative Hypergraph Construction and Partition. Neurocomputing. 2018.
  9. Lai, T., Wang, H., Yan, Y., and Zhang L. A unified hypothesis generation framework for multi-structure model fitting. Neurocomputing. Vol.222, pp.144-154, 2017.
  10. Zhang, Q., Zhu, Y., Wu, S., Luo, G., Zhang, L. A robust tracking method with adaptive local spatial sparse representation. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences. Vol.39(5), pp. 1129-1134. 2015.
  11. Sun, Z.Q., Zhu, Y,S, Liu, X.Y. and Zhang, L. (2013). A Robust Video Fingerprinting Algorithm Based on Centroid of Spatio-temporal Gradient Orientations. KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems. Vol.7(11), pp.2754-2768. 2013.
  12. G. Guo, H. Wang, Y. Yan, L. Zhang, and B. Li. Large Margin Deep Embedding for Aesthetic Image Classification. Chinese Science Bulletin, 53(53), 1544, 2008.
  13. Zhang, L., Qian, T. and Zeng, Q.Y. Edge Detection by Using Rotational Wavelets, Communications on Pure and Applied Analysis. Vol 6, No. 3, pp.899-915, 2007.
  14. Zhang, L. Rotational Wavelet Bank for Edge Detection. International Journal of Wavelets, Multiresolution and Information Processing, Vol. 5(6), pp.917-926, 2007.

Professional Activities

  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Machine Vision and Information Technology (CMVIT).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Signal, Image Processing and Applications (ICSIA).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of The International Conference on Digital Image Processing (ICDIP).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Natural Computation, Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (ICNC-FSKD).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Computer Systems and Communication Technology (ICCSCT).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering (CSSE).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Automation, Control and Robots (ICACR).
  • Conference Technique Program Committee Member of International Conference on Graphics and Signal Processing (ICGSP).
  • Conference Program Committee Member of The IEEE International Conference on Progress in Informatics and Computing (PIC).
  • Conference Program Committee Member of International Conference on ICT in Teaching and Learning (ICTL).
  • Conference Program Committee Member of International Conference on Hybrid Learning (ICHL).
  • Conference Program Committee Member, panel chair, panel co-chair of Technology-Enhanced Language Learning Panel of Global Chinese Conference on Computers in Education (GCCCE).
  • Conference Program Committee Member of ICCE Conference on Technology Enhanced Language Learning (ICCE).
  • Conference Program Committee Member of International Symposium on Educational Technology (ISET).

Professional Affiliations

  • Membership of IEEE Communications Society.
  • Membership of IEEE Signal Processing Society.
  • Membership of IEEE Women in Engineering.
  • Membership of IEEE Computer Society.
  • Membership of ACM.
  • Membership of Association of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE).
  • Membership of the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Macau, E11
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,
Macau, China

Room: E11-4016
Telephone: (853) 8822-8467
Fax: (853) 8822-2426
Email: lmzhang