Journal Publications

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 Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 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, X. Zabulis,  K. Müller,  Ç. Erdem,  C. Weigel and A. Smolic, "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.

- C. B. Akgül, F. Schmitt, B. Sankur, Y. Yemez, "Improving Efficiency of Density-Based Shape Descriptors for 3D Object Retrieval", Lecture Notes in Computer Science (MIRAGE'07), vol. 4418, pp. 330-340, 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, Article ID 32503, 16 pages,  2007.

- 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.

- 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, S. Asta, S. Özkul, Y. Yemez, and E. Erzin, “Multimodal analysis of speech prosody and upper body gestures using hidden semi-Markov models,” IEEE Int. Conf.  on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Vancouver, Canada, 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.