Journal Publications

- E. Bozkurt, Y. Yemez, and E. Erzin, “Multimodal Analysis of Speech and Arm Motion for Prosody-Driven Synthesis of Beat Gestures”, Speech Communication, forthcoming.

- E. Bozkurt, H. Khaki, S. Kececi,  B. B. Turker, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, "The JESTKOD Database: An Affective Multimodal Database of Dyadic Interactions", Language Resources and Evaluation, forthcoming.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "Multiple Shape Correspondence by Dynamic Programming" Computer Graphics Forum (PG'14), Vol. 33, No. 7, pp. 121-130, 2014.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "Partial 3-D Correspondence from Shape Extremities" Computer Graphics Forum, , Vol. 33, No. 6, pp. 63-76, 2014.

Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, “Coarse-to-Fine Isometric Shape Correspondence by Tracking Symmetric Flips”, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 177-189, 2013.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "Minimum-Distortion Isometric Shape Correspondence Using EM Algorithm," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol.  34, No. 11, pp. 2203–2215, 2012.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, “Scale Normalization for Isometric Shape Matching”, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 31, No. 7, pp. 2233-2240, 2012.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "Coarse-to-Fine Combinatorial Matching for Dense Isometric Shape Correspondence," Computer Graphics Forum (SGP'11), Vol. 30, No. 5, 2011.

- F. Ofli, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, "Learn2Dance: Learning Statistical Music-to-Dance Mappings for Choreography Synthesis," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol.  14, No. 3, pp. 747–759, 2012.

- S. C. Bilir and Y. Yemez, "Non-Rigid 3D Shape Tracking from Multiview Video," Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol.  116, No. 11, pp. 1121–1134, 2012.

- H. Dutağacı, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, "Subspace methods for retrieval of general 3D models", Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 114, No. 8, pp. 865-886, 2010.

- Y. Yemez and Y. Sahillioğlu, "Coarse-to-Fine Surface Reconstruction from Silhouettes and Range Data Using Mesh Deformation," Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 114, pp. 334-348, 2010.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, F. Schmitt, "Similarity Learning for 3D Object Retrieval using Relevance Feedback and Risk Minimization", International Journal of Computer Vision, Vol. 89, No. 2-3, pp. 392-407, 2010.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, F. Schmitt, "3D Model Retrieval using Probability Density-Based Shape Descriptors", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 31, No. 6, pp. 1117-1133, June 2009.

- Y. Yemez and Y. Sahillioğlu, "Shape from Silhouette Using Topology-Adaptive Mesh Deformation," Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 30,  pp. 1198-1207, 2009.

M. E. Sargın, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, and A. M. Tekalp, "Analysis of Head Gesture and Prosody Patterns for Prosody-Driven Head-Gesture Animation," IEEE Transactions on PAMI, Vol. 30, No. 8, pp. 1330-1345, August 2008.

- Y. Yemez and C.J. Wetherilt, "A volumetric fusion technique for surface reconstruction from silhouettes and range data," Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 105, No. 1, pp. 30-41, 2007.

- A. A. Alatan, Y. Yemez,  U. Güdükbay, et al., "Scene Representation Technologies for 3DTV - A Survey", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 17, No. 11, pp. 1587-1605, 2007.

- M. E. Sargın, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, and A. M. Tekalp, "Audio-Visual Synchronization and Fusion using Canonical Correlation Analysis," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 9, No. 7, pp. 1396-1403, 2007.

- H.E. Cetingul, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, A. M. Tekalp, "Discriminative Analysis of Lip Motion Features for Speaker Identification and Speech-Reading," IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 15, No. 10, pp. 2879-2891, 2006.           .

- H.E. Cetingul, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, "Multimodal Speaker/Speech Recognition using Lip Motion, Lip Texture and Audio,"  Signal Processing (Elsevier), Special Issue on Multimodal Human-Computer Interfaces, Vol. 86, No. 12,  pp. 3549-3558, 2006.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, F. Schmitt, "Density-Based 3D Shape Descriptors", EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing, Special Issue on Search and Retrieval of 3D Content and Associated Knowledge Extraction and Propagation, Vol. 2007,  2007.

- Y. Yemez and F. Schmitt, "Multilevel Representation and Transmission of Real Objects with Progressive Octree Particles," IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp.  551-569, October 2003.

- Y. Yemez and F. Schmitt, "3D reconstruction of real objects with high resolution shape and texture," Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 22, No. 13, pp. 1137-1153, 2004.

- E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, "Multimodal speaker identification using an adaptive classifier cascade based on modality reliability,'' IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 7, No. 5, pp. 840- 852, 2005.         

- E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, A. Erçil, H. Erdoğan, H. Abut, "Multimodal Person Identification for Human Vehicle Interaction," IEEE Multimedia, Vol.13 , No. 2 , pp. 18-31, April, 2006.

- Y. Yemez, B. Sankur, E. Anarim, "A quadratic motion-based object-oriented video codec", Signal Processing: Image Communication, Vol. 15, No. 9, pp. 729-766, 2000.      

- T. Aydin, Y. Yemez, E. Anarim, B. Sankur, "Multidirectional and multiscale edge detection via m-band wavelet transform", IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, Vol. 5, No. 9, pp. 1370-1376, September 1996.

- Y. Yemez, E. Anarim, and Y. Istefanopulos, "Causal and semicausal AR image model identification using EM algorithm", IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 513-518, October 1993. 


Conference Publications

- E. Bozkurt, Y. Yemez, and E. Erzin, “Affect-Expressive Hand Gestures Synthesis and Animation,” IEEE Int. Conf. on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), Torino, Italy, 2015.

- L. Devillers et al., “Multimodal Data Collection of Human-Robot Humorous Interactions in the JOKER Project”, Int. Conf. on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII2015), Xian, China, 2015.

- B. B. Türker, S. Marzban, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, T. M. Sezgin, “Affect Burst Detection Using Multi-Modal Cues”, IEEE  Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), May 2015.

- E. Bozkurt, H. Khaki, S. Keçeci, B. B. Türker, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, “JESTKOD Database : Dyadic Conversation Analysis”, IEEE  Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), May 2015.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "Multiple Shape Correspondence by Dynamic Programming" Pacific Graphics (PG), October 2014.  

- E. Bozkurt, S. Asta, S. Özkul, Y. Yemez, and E. Erzin, “Multimodal analysis of speech prosody and upper body gestures using hidden semi-Markov models,” IEEE ICASSP, Vancouver, 2013.

- E. Bozkurt, Y. Yemez, and E. Erzin, “Speech rhythm-driven gesture animation,”  IEEE  Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Northern Cyprus, April 2013.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, “Scale Normalization for Isometric Shape Matching”, Pacific Graphics (PG), Hong Kong, September 2012.

- S. Özkul, E. Bozkurt, S. Asta, Y. Yemez, and E. Erzin, “Multimodal analysis of upper-body gestures, facial expressions and speech," Int. Workshop on Corpora for Research on Emotion Sentiment & Social Signals, İstanbul, May 2012.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "Coarse-to-Fine Combinatorial Matching for Dense Isometric Shape Correspondence," SGP'11 (Computer Graphics Forum), 2011.

- F. Ofli, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez and A.M. Tekalp, “Multimodal dance choreography model”, IEEE  Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), pp. 126-129, Antalya, April  2011.

- Y. Yemez and Y. Sahillioğlu, "3D Shape Correspondence by Isometry-Driven Greedy Optimization,"  IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), San Francisco, June 2010.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, “Correspondence-Free Alignment of 3D Object Models”, Conference on Three-Dimensional Image Processing (3DIP) and Applications, San Jose, CA, Jan 2010.

- H. Dutağacı, B. Sankur and Y. Yemez, “View subspaces for indexing and retrieval of 3D models”, Conference on Three-Dimensional Image Processing (3DIP) and Applications, San Jose, CA, Jan 2010.

- E. Kalafatlar and Y. Yemez, “3D Articulated Shape Segmentation Using Motion Information,” Int. Cof. on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Istanbul, August 2010.

- F. Ofli, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, and A.M. Tekalp, “Multi-modal analysis of dance performances for music-driven choreography synthesis,” IEEE Int. Conf.  on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Dallas, USA, 2010. 

- C. Akgül, A. Axenopoulos, B. Bustos, M. Chaouch, P. Daras, H. Dutagaci, T. Furuya, A. Godil, S. Kreft, Z. Lian, T. Napoléon, A. Mademlis, R. Ohbuchi, P. L. Rosin, B. Sankur, T. Schreck, X. Sun, M. Tezuka, Y. Yemez, A. Verroust-Blondet and M. Walter, “SHREC 2009 – Generic Shape Retrieval Contest”, Proc. of the Eurographics Workshop on 3D Object Retrieval, Munich, Germany, March 2009.

- H. Dutağacı, B. Sankur and Y. Yemez, “Subspace-based techniques for retrieval of general 3D models”, IEEE 17th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Antalya, April 2009.

- F. Ofli, C. Canton-Ferrer, J. Tilmanne, Y. Demir, E. Bozkurt, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, A. M. Tekalp, "Audio-Driven Human Body Motion Analysis and Synthesis," IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP'08), pp. 2233 - 2236, Las Vegas, USA, April 2008.

- S. C. Bilir and  Y. Yemez, "Time Varying Surface Reconstruction from Multiview Video," IEEE Int. Conf. on Shape Modeling and Applications, SMI'08, New York, USA, June 2008.

- M.E., Sargin, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, A. T. Erdem, C. Erdem, M. Ozkan, "Prosody-Driven Head-Gesture Animation," IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, Vol. 2, pp. 677-680, Honolulu, USA, 2007.

- C. B. Akgul, B. Sankur, F. Schmitt, Y. Yemez, "Multivariate Density-Based 3D Shape Descriptors," IEEE Int. Conf. on Shape Modeling and Applications, SMI'07, pp. 3-12, Lyon, France, 2007.

- F. Ofli, Y. Demir, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, and A. M. Tekalp, "Multicamera Audio-Visual Analysis of Dance Figures," IEEE Int. Conf. on Multimedia and Expo ICME'07, pp. 1703-1706, Beijing, China, 2007.

- C. B. Akgül, F. Schmitt, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, "Multivariate Density-Based 3D Shape Descriptors", Proceedings of SHREC'07, Lyon, France, 2007.

- C. B. Akgül, F. Schmitt, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, "Improving Efficiency of Density-Based Shape Descriptors for 3D Object Retrieval", Computer Vision / Computer Graphics Collaboration Techniques (MIRAGE'07), Springer LNCS Series, vol. 4418, pp. 330-340, INRIA Rocquencourt, France, 2007.

- F. Ofli, Y. Demir, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, "Multicamera Audio-Visual Analysis of Dance Figures Using Segmented Body Model," European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO'07), Poznan, Poland, 2007.

- F. Ofli, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp, "Estimation and Analysis of Facial Animation Parameter Patterns," IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Processing (ICIP'07), San Antonio, 2007.

- F. Ofli, Y. Demir, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, and A. M. Tekalp, "Joint Correlation Analysis of Audio-Visual Dance Figures," IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications SIU'07, 2007.

- F. Ofli, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, and A. M. Tekalp, "Estimation of Personalized Facial Gesture Patterns,"  IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications SIU'07, 2007.

- C. B. Akgul, B. Sankur, F. Schmitt, Y. Yemez, "Feature-Level and Descriptor-Level Information Fusion for Density-Based 3D Shape Descriptors," IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications SIU'07, 2007.

- H. Dutagaci, B. Sankur, Y.Yemez, "A comparison of data representation types, features types and fusion techniques for 3D face biometry", 14th European Signal Processing Conference EUSIPCO'06, Florence, Italy, September 2006.

- M.E. Sargin, O. Aran, A. Karpov,F. Ofli, Y. Yasinnik, S. Wilson, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez and A.M. Tekalp "Combined Gesture-Speech Analysis and Speech Driven Gesture Synthesis," IEEE Int. Conf. on Multimedia Expo ICME'06, Toronto, 2006.

- M.E. Sargin, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez and A.M. Tekalp, "Multimodal Speaker Identification using Canonical Correlation Analysis," ICASSP'06, vol. I, pp. 613-616, May, Toulouse, France, 2006.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, F. Schmitt, "A Framework for Histogram-Induced 3D Descriptors", Proc. of the 14th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO'06), Florence, Italy, September 4-8, 2006.

- Y. Sahillioğlu and Y. Yemez, "A Surface Deformation Framework for 3D Shape Recovery," Lecture Notes in Computer Science (MCRS'06), Vol. 4105, pp. 570-577, 2006.

-  C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, F. Schmitt and Y. Yemez, "Density-Based Shape Descriptors for 3D Object Retrieval," Lecture Notes in Computer Science (MCRS'06), Vol. 4105, pp. 322-329, 2006.

- H. Dutagaci, B. Sankur, Y.Yemez, "3D Face recognition by projection-based features", SPIE Electronic Imaging Conference: Security, Steganography, and Watermarking of Multimedia Contents VIII, pp. 15-19 January 2006, San Jose, USA.

- M.E. Sargın, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A.M. Tekalp, A.T. Erdem "  Speech Driven 3D Head Gesture Synthesis," IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Antalya, Turkey, April 2006.

- H. Dutagaci, B. Sankur,  Y. Yemez, "3D Face Recognition", IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Antalya, Turkey, April 2006.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, F. Schmitt, Y. Yemez,  "A New Framework for 3D Shape Descriptors", IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Antalya, Turkey, April 2006.

- Y. Sahillioglu, Y.Yemez, V. Skala, "3D Shape Recovery and Tracking from Multi-Camera Video Sequences via Surface Deformation", IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Antalya, Turkey, April 2006.

- H. Dutağacı, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, "Transform-based Methods for Indexing and Retrieval of 3D Objects", Proceedings of Int. Conf. on 3D Digital Imaging and Modeling 3DIM, Ottawa, Canada, October 2005.

- M.E. Sargin, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A.M. Tekalp "Lip Feature Extraction based on Audio-Visual Correlation," EUSIPCO 2005, Antalya, Turkey.

- B. Tari, Y. Yemez, Ö. Özkasap, R. Civanlar, " Progressive View-Dependent Transmission of 3D Models over Lossy Networks ", EUSIPCO-2005, Antalya, Turkey.

- H.E. Cetingul, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, A. M. Tekalp "Robust Lip-Motion Features For Speaker Identification," IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustic, Speech and Signal Processing, Philadelphia, March 2005.

- H.E. Cetingul, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. M. Tekalp "Use of Lip Information for Robust Speaker Identification and Speech Recognition," Biennial on DSP for In-Vehicle and Mobile Systems, Sesimbra, Portugal, September 2-3, 2005.

- C. B. Akgül, B. Sankur, F. Schmitt, Y. Yemez, "3D Object Matching via Multivariate Shape Distributions", IEEE 13th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Kayseri, Turkey, May 2005.

- H. Dutağacı, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, "3B Nesnelerin Endekslenmesi Ve Erişimi İçin Dönüşüm Tabanlı Yöntemler," IEEE 13th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Kayseri, Turkey, May 2005.

- M. E. Sargın, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, A. M. Tekalp "Görsel-İşitsel İlintiye Dayalı Dudak Öznitelik Çıkarımı," IEEE 13th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Kayseri, Turkey, May 2005.

- E. Çetingül, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, A. M. Tekalp "Konuşmacı Tanıma İçin Karşılaştırmalı Dudak Devinim Analizi," IEEE 13th Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU), Kayseri, Turkey, May 2005.

- E. Çetingül, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin , A. M. Tekalp, "Discriminative Lip-Motion Features for Biometric Speaker Identification",  IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Process. ICIP'2004, Singapore, 2004.

- E. Çetingül, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, and A. M. Tekalp, "On Optimal Selection of Lip-Motion Features for Speaker Identification", IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP04), September 2004, Siena, Italy.

- E. Erzin, Y. Yemez, A. Murat Tekalp, "Adaptive Classifier Cascade for Multimodal Speaker Identification," in INTERSPEECH 2004 - ICSLP, Korea.

- E. Erzin, Y. Yemez,  A. M. Tekalp, ``Multimodal Audio-Visual Speaker Identification,'' Special Workshop in MAUI (SWIM): Lectures by Masters in Speech Processing, Maui, Hawaii, January 12-14, 2004.

- E. Çetingül, Y. Yemez, E. Erzin, and A. M. Tekalp, "The Use of Lip-Motion For Biometric Speaker Identification", 12th IEEE Conference on Signal Processing, Communications and Applications (SIU04), April 2004, Kuşadası, Aydın, Turkey.

- A. Kanak, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez and A. M. Tekalp, "Joint Audio-Video Processing for Robust Biometric Speaker Identification in Car," Workshop on DSP in Mobile and Vehicular Systems, Nagoya, Japan, April 3-4, 2003.

- Y. Yemez and F. Schmitt, "3D progressive compression with octree particles," Proceedings of VMV'2002 Vision, Modeling and Visualization, pp. 139-146, Erlangen, Germany, November 2002.

- Y. Yemez, A. Kanak, E. Erzin, and A. M. Tekalp, "Multimodal speaker identification with audio-video processing,"  IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Process. ICIP'03, Barcelona, Spain, September 2003. 

- A. Kanak, E. Erzin, Y. Yemez and A. M. Tekalp, "Joint Audio-Video Processing for Biometric Speaker Identification,"  Int. Conf. on IEEE Acoustic, Speech and Signal Processing, Hong Kong, China, April 2003.

- C. Hernandez and Y. Yemez and F. Schmitt, "3D Reconstruction of Real Objects from silhouettes and stereo," Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision Colloquium, Prague, Czech Republic, 2001.

- Y. Yemez and F. Schmitt, "Modélisation Progressive Multiniveaux d'Objets 3D par particules," RFIA'2000, 12ème Congrès Francophone AFRIF-AFIA de Reconnaissance des Formes et Intelligence Artificielle, Paris,  France, February 2000.

- F. Schmitt and Y. Yemez, "3D color object reconstruction from 2D image sequences," IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Process. ICIP'99, pp. 102-106, Kobe, Japan, October 1999.

- Y. Yemez and F. Schmitt, "Progressive 3D meshes from octree particles," Proceedings of Int. Conf. on 3D Digital Imaging and Modeling 3DIM'99, pp. 290-299, Ottawa, Canada, October 1999.

- Mülayim, A.Y., Yemez, Y., Schmitt, F., Atalay, V. "Rotation axis extraction of a turn table viewed by a fixed camera ", Vision Modelling and Visualisation VMV'99, Erlangen, Germany, November 17-19, 1999.

- Y. Yemez, B. Sankur, E. Anarim, "An object-oriented video codec based on region growing motion segmentation", IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Process. ICIP'97, pp. 444-447, U.S.A., November 1997.

- Y. Yemez, B. Sankur, E. Anarim, "Region growing motion segmentation and estimation in object-oriented video coding", IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Process. ICIP'96, Vol.2, pp. 521-524, Lausanne-Switzerland, September 1996.

- Y. Yemez, T. Aydin, B. Sankur, E. Anarim, "A new approach to 3-D face modeling", European Conf. on Circuit Theory and Design ECCTD'95, pp. 343-346, Istanbul, Turkey, August, 1995.

- T. Aydin, Y. Yemez, B. Sankur, E. Anarim, and O. Alkin, "Use of M-band wavelet transform for multidimensional and multiscale edge detection", Int. Conf. on IEEE Acoustic, Speech and Signal Processing, pp. V.17-V.20, Australia, April 1994.

- E. Anarim, Y. Yemez, and Y. Istefanopulos, "Restoration and identification of images in DFT domain using EM algorithm", European Conf. on Circuit Theory and Design ECCTD'93, Davos, Switzerland, August 1993.

- T. Aydin, Y. Yemez, B. Sankur, E. Anarim, O.Alkin, "Edge detection by M-band wavelet transform", 8'th IEEE Conf. on Multidimensional Signal Processing, pp. 192-193, France, Sept. 1993.