Robot Vision Group

National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition

Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Ming Tang


Tel: +86-010-62527720
Fax: +86-010-62551993

Experience and Education

Ming Tang received the M.S. and B. S. degrees in Computer Science from Zhejiang University in 1984 and 1987 respectively, the Ph.D. degree in Pattern Recognition and Intelligent System from the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in 2002. Since 1987, he has been with the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Research Interest

His research interests are object detection, recognition and tracking, image and video processing, visual surveillance, pattern recognition, and machine learning. He has received the Special Scholarship Award of President of CAS in 2002, and the Nominee of National Excellent PhD Dissertation in 2004.

Selected Publications

  1. Ming Tang, Jiayi Feng, Multi-kernel Correlation Filter for Visual Tracking, ICCV, 2015. [PDF] [Results on OTB 50] [Codes]
  2. Bin Tian, Brendan Tran Morris, Ming Tang, Yuqiang Liu, Yanjie Yao, Chao Gou, Dayong Shen, Shaohu Tang, Hierarchical and Networked Vehicle Surveillance in ITS : A Survey, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol.16, No.2, 2015.
  3. Bin Tian, Ming Tang, and Feiyue Wang, Vehicle Detection Grammars with Partial Occlusion Handling for Traffic Surveillance, Transportation Research Part C, Vol.56, pp.80-93, 2015.
  4. Yancheng Bai and Ming Tang, Object Tracking via Robust Multitask Sparse Representation, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol.21, No.8, 2014.
  5. Yancheng Bai and Ming Tang, Robust Visual Tracking via Augmented Kernel SVM, Image and Vision Computing, 2014.
  6. Ming Tang and Xi Peng, “Robust tracking with discriminative ranking lists”, IEEE Trans. Image Processing, Vol.21, No.7, pp3273-3281, 2012. [Codes]
  7. Zhenfeng Zhu, Ming Tang and Hanqing Lu, “A New Robust Circular Gabor Based Object Matching by Using Weighted Hausdorff Distance,” PR Letters, Vol.25, Iss.4, pp515-523, 2004.
  8. Ming Tang and Songde Ma, “General Scheme of Region Competition Based on Scale Space,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol.23, No.12, pp1366-1378, 2001.
  9. Ming Tang, Songde Ma and Jing Xiao, “Model-based Adaptive Enhancement of Far Infrared Image Sequences,” PR Letters, Vol.21, Iss.9, pp.827-835, 2000.
  10. Yancheng Bai and Ming Tang, “Robust tracking via weakly supervised ranking SVM”, CVPR, 2012. [Codes (pure C++) (C++ plus Matlab)]
  11. Jing Zhang, Duowen Chen, and Ming Tang, “Combining Discriminative and Descriptive Models for Tracking,” ACCV, 2009. (oral)
  12. Yi Ouyang, Ming Tang, Jinqiao Wang, Hanqing Lu, and Songde Ma, “Boosting Relative Spaces for Categorizing Objects,” ACM MM, 2008.
  13. Kai Zhang, James Kwow, and Ming Tang, “Accelerated Convergence Using Dynamic Mean Shift,” ECCV, 2006.
  14. Kai Zhang and Ming Tang, “Applying Neighborhood Consistency for Fast Clustering and Kernel Density Estimation,” CVPR, 2005.