Publications and Manuscripts

Biomimetic Eye Modeling & Deep Neuromuscular Oculomotor Control.
M.Nakada, L.Arjun, H.Chen, N.Ling, T.Zhou, D.Terzopoulos
Paper PDF at
In ACM Transactions on Graphics, 38(6):1–14, November 2019. (Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH 2019, Brisbane, Australia, November 2019) , 2019
Demo at Video
Fast and Scalable Position-Based Layout Synthesis.
T. Tomer, A. Litteneker, N. Duncan, M. Nakada, C. Jiang, L. Yu, D. Terzopoulos
Paper PDF at
IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics , 2018
Biomimetic Perception Learning for Human Sensorimotor Control
M. Nakada, H. Chen and D. Terzopoulos.
Paper PDF at
In Advances in Visual Computing, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 11241, G. Bebis et al. (eds.), Springer Nature, Switzerland, 2018, pp. 68-78 (Proceedings of the International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC), Las Vegas, NV, November 2018) , 2018
Deep Learning of Biomimetic Sensorimotor Control for Biomechanical Human Animation
M.Nakada, T.Zhao, H.Chen, T.Weiss, D.Terzopoulos
Paper PDF at
In ACM Transactions on Graphics, 37(4):1–14, August 2018. (Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH 2018, Vancouver, Canada, August 2018) , 2018
Demo at Video
Deep Learning of Biomimetic Visual Perception for Virtual Humans
M.Nakada, H.Chen, D.Terzopoulos
Paper PDF at
ACM Symposium on Applied Perception (SAP), Vancouver, Canada, August 2018. , 2018
Learning Biomimetic Perception for Human Sensorimotor Control
M.Nakada, H.Chen, D.Terzopoulos
Paper PDF at
In IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Workshop on Mutual Benefits of Cognitive and Computer Vision, Salt Lake City, UT, June 2018, pp. 1–6 , 2018
AcFR: Active Face Recognition Using Convolutional Neural Networks
M.Nakada, H.Wang, D.Terzopoulos
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In IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Workshop on Vision Meets Cognition, Honolulu, HI, July 2017, pp. 35–40 , 2017
Automated Layout Synthesis and Visualization From Images of Interior or Exterior Spaces
M.Nakada *, T.Weiss *, D.Terzopoulos.
*Equal contribution.
Paper PDF at
In IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Workshop on Vision Meets Cognition, Honolulu, HI, July 2017, pp. 41–47 , 2017
Deep Learning of Neuromuscular Control for Biomechanical Human Animation
M. Nakada and D. Terzopoulos.
Paper PDF at
In Advances in Visual Computing, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 9474, G. Bebis et al. (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2015, pp. 339–348 (Proceedings of the International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC), Las Vegas, NV, December 2015) , 2015
Demo at Video
Learning Arm Motion Strategies for Balance Recovery of Humanoid Robots
M. Nakada, B. Allen, S. Morishima and D. Terzopoulos
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In 2010 International Symposium on Learning and Adaptive Behavior in Robotic Systems, Canterbury, UK, September 2010, pp. 165–170 , 2010
Demo at Video
Database and GUI Design for Automobile Shape Design
M. Nakada, T. Hayakawa, S. Sugimoto and S. Morishima
Paper PDF at
In 2009 Proceedings of the IEICE General Conference 2009, Ehime, March 2009, pp. 109. , 2009
Demo at Video

Thesis

Deep Learning of Neuromuscular and Sensorimotor Control with Biomimetic Perception for Realistic Biomechanical Human Animation
M.Nakada
Thesis PDF at
Ph.D. thesis, Computer Science, UCLA , 2017

Research Videos

Biomimetic Eye Modeling & Deep Neuromuscular Oculomotor Control, 2019

Deep Learning of Biomimetic Sensorimotor Control for Biomechanical Human Animation, 2018

Deep Learning of Neuromuscular Control for Biomechanical Human Animation, 2015

Startup Videos

NeuralX: Tech Demo for AI Remote Fitness Platform (3D Biomechanical Motion Estimation, Human Simulation)

NeuralX: Realisitc Human Animation with Deep Learning and Biomechanical Human Simulation

vuSearch: Visual Search AI for Fashion E-Commerce and Trend Analytics (Style, Design, Color)

vuSearch: Visual Search and Natural Language Processing AI for Micro-influencer Search Platform

Automated Mosaic Editor AI for TV News Live Broadcasting (Japanese TV station)

Funning: Crowdfunding Platform with Video Content to Make Dreams Come True for Talents

vuPad: AR Furniture Visualization for Better Online Furniture Shopping Experience

vuPad: AR Furniture Visualization for Better Online Furniture Shopping Experience

Mentoring

2019 Surya Dwarakanath, MS, Computer Science, Synthetic Human Motion Dataset.

2019 JIanzhi(Ryan) Liu, BS, Computional Mathematics, 3D Human Pose Estimation.

2019 Vikas Gupta, MS, Computer Science, Biomechanical Human Pose Estimation.

2019 Ian Michael Costello, BS, Computer Science, Particle Effects and Human Pose Estimation.

2019 Kevin Chuang, MS, Computer Science, Particle Effects for AR.

2018 Sarah Gross, BS, Computational Biology, Biomechanical Human Body Control.

2016-2018 Honglin Chen, BS, Math & CS, Biomimetic Human Vision.

2017-2018 Arjun Lakshmipathy, MS, CS, Neuromuscular Control of a Biomechanical Human Eye.

2017-2018 Dennis Van Ee, BS, CS, Biomechanical Human Ocular Lens Simulation.

2018 Gestina Yassa, BS, CS, Biomimetic Cortical Mapping.

2018 CJ Ordog, BS, CS, Biomimetic Visual Sampleing.

2018 Yutian Zhang, MS, CS, Biomechanical Face Swapping.

2018 Xin Ling, BS, CS, Biomechanical Human Eye Rendering.

2018 Adrien Hadj-Chaib, BS, CS, Deep Reinforcement Learning for Biped Locomotion.

2018 Dan Fang, MS, CS, Multiple Viewpoint Face Recognition.

2018 Qi Qu, MS, CS, Fine-grained Flower Image Classification using Deep Transfer Learning.

2017 Pranav Sodhani, MS, CS, Face Recognition using Space Variant Sensors.

2016 Han Wang, MS, CS, Active Face Recognition using Convolutional Neural Networks.

Reviewing

2019 ACM SIGGRAPH Asia.

2019 IEEE Access.

2019 ACM SIGGRAPH.

2018 IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems.

2018 ACM Eurograph.

2018 ACM SIGGRAPH Asia.

2018 International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR).

2011 Motion In Games (MIG).