Zichun Zhong

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
Wayne State University

Tel: 313-577-9530 (office)
Fax: 313-577-6868
Email: zichunzhong "at" wayne.edu

Office: 5057 Woodward Ave. (Maccabees Building), Suite 14109.2, Detroit, Michigan, 48202
Computer Modeling and Imaging Visualization Lab: 5057 Woodward Ave. (Maccabees Building), 2209, Detroit, Michigan, 48202
Graphics and Imaging Lab: 5057 Woodward Ave. (Maccabees Building), 3104.5, Detroit, Michigan, 48202

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Selected Recent Publications: (Click here for the full list)
  • Haotian Xu, Ming Dong, Zichun Zhong, "Directionally Convolutional Networks for 3D Shape Segmentation,"      
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Venice, Italy, October 2017, to appear.
  • Saifeng Ni, Zichun Zhong, Yang Liu, Wenping Wang, Zhonggui Chen, Xiaohu Guo, "Sliver-Suppressing Tetrahedral Mesh Optimization with Gradient-Based Shape Matching Energy,"      
  • Computer-Aided Geometric Design (GMP 2017 Special Issue), Vol. 52-53, pp. 247 - 261, 2017. [Paper]
  • Yiqi Cai, Xiaohu Guo, Yang Liu, Wenping Wang, Weihua Mao, Zichun Zhong, "Surface Approximation via Asymptotic Optimal Geometric Partition,"      
  • IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), 2017, to appear.
  • Hai Jin, Xun Wang, Zichun Zhong, Jing Hua, "Robust 3D Face Modeling and Reconstruction from Frontal and Side Images,"      
  • Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Vol. 50, pp. 1 - 13, 2017. [Paper]
  • Jiaxi Hu, Hajar Hamidian, Zichun Zhong, Jing Hua, "Visualization of Shape Deformations by Variation of Geometric Spectrum,"      
  • IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG) (IEEE SciVis 2016 Special Issue), Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 721 - 730, 2017. [Paper]
  • Hajar Hamidian, Jiaxi Hu, Zichun Zhong, Jing Hua, "Quantifying Shape Deformations by Variation of Geometric Spectrum,"      
  • The 19th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Athens, Greece, October 2016. [Paper]
  • Zichun Zhong, Jing Hua, "Kernel-Based Adaptive Sampling for Image Reconstruction and Meshing,"      
  • Computer-Aided Geometric Design (GMP 2016 Special Issue), Vol. 43, pp. 68 - 81, 2016. [Paper]
  • Haibin Chen, Zichun Zhong, Yuliang Liao, Arnold Pompoš, Brian Hrycushko, Kevin Albuquerque, Xin Zhen, Linghong Zhou, Xuejun Gu, "A Non-rigid Point Matching Method with Local Topology Preservation for Accurate Bladder Dose Summation in High Dose Rate Cervical Brachytherapy,"     
  • Physics in Medicine and Biology (PMB), Vol. 61, No. 3, pp. 1217 - 1237, 2016. [Paper]
  • Zichun Zhong, Xuejun Gu, Weihua Mao, Jing Wang, "4D Cone-Beam CT Reconstruction Using Multi-Organ Meshes for Sliding Motion Modeling,"     
  • Physics in Medicine and Biology (PMB), Vol. 61, No. 3, pp. 996 - 1020, 2016. [Paper]
  • Zichun Zhong, Xiaohu Guo, Yiqi Cai, Yin Yang, Jing Wang, Xun Jia, Weihua Mao, "3D-2D Deformable Image Registration Using Feature-Based Non-Uniform Meshes,"     
  • Journal of BioMed Research International, Vol. 2016, Article ID 4382854, pp. 1 - 19, 2016. [Paper]
  • Zichun Zhong, Xuejun Gu, Weihua Mao, Xiaohu Guo, Jing Wang, "GPU-Based 4D Cone-Beam CT Reconstruction by Mesh Method,"      
  • The 13th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine (FULLY3D), 2015 (Oral Presentation, Top 2 with GPU Award). [Paper]
  • Chao Wang, Yang Liu, Xiaohu Guo, Zichun Zhong, Binh Huy Le, Zhigang Deng, "Spectral Animation Compression,"      
  • Journal of Computer Science and Technology (CVM 2015 Special Issue), Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 540 - 552, 2015. [Paper]
  • Yiqi Cai, Xiaohu Guo, Zichun Zhong, Weihua Mao, "Dynamic Meshing for Deformable Image Registration,"      
  • Computer-Aided Design (SPM 2014 Special Issue), Vol. 58, pp. 141 - 150, 2015. [Paper]
  • Zhichao Huang, Junfeng Yao, Zichun Zhong, Yang Liu, Xiaohu Guo, "Sparse Localized Decomposition of Deformation Gradients,"      
  • Computer Graphics Forum (PG 2014 Special Issue), Vol. 33, No. 7, pp. 239 - 248, 2014. [Paper]
  • Zichun Zhong, Liang Shuai, Miao Jin, Xiaohu Guo, "Anisotropic Surface Meshing with Conformal Embedding,"      
  • Graphical Models (GMP 2014 Special Issue), Vol. 76, No. 5, pp. 468 - 483, 2014. [Paper]
  • Zichun Zhong, Xiaohu Guo, Wenping Wang, Bruno Lévy, Feng Sun, Yang Liu, Weihua Mao, "Particle-Based Anisotropic Surface Meshing,"      
  • ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 2013), Vol. 32, Issue 4, Article No. 99, July 2013. [Project Website] [UTD-News]
  • Yin Yang, Zichun Zhong, Xiaohu Guo, Jing Wang, John Anderson, Timothy Solberg, Weihua Mao, "A Novel Markerless Technique to Evaluate Daily Lung Tumor Motion Based on Conventional Cone-Beam CT Projection Data,"      
  • International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, Vol. 82, No. 5, pp. e749 - e756, 2012. [Paper]
  • Yin Yang, Zichun Zhong, Guodong Rong, Xiaohu Guo, Jing Wang, Timothy Solberg, Weihua Mao, "Real-Time GPU-Aided Lung Tumor Tracking,"      
  • Proceedings of IEEE Pacific-Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology (PSIVT 2010), pp. 495 - 500, Singapore, November 2010 (Travel Grant Award). [Paper]

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Last Update: October, 2017