Yunhai Wang   

 


Professor 

School of Computer Science and Technology, Shandong University

72 Binhai Ave, Jimo, Qingdao, China, 266237

Email: cloudseawang [at] gmail.com


 

is a professor in the School of Computer Science and Technology at the Shandong University Qingdao campus. He leads the visualization lab that aims to enhance people's ability to understand and communicate data through the design of automated visualization and visual analytics systems. His research focuses on the question of how can we automatically design an effective visualization that is best suited to pursue a given task on given input data.


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RECENT NEWS

  • Mar. 16, 2020 One paper is accepted by EuroVis 2020.
  • Aug. 1, 2019 One paper is accepted by IEEE Vis 2019 Short Papers.
  • Jul. 9, 2019 Four papers are accepted by IEEE InfoVis 2019.
  • Nov. 29, 2018 One co-authored paper is accepted by IEEE TNNLS.
  • Sep. 5, 2018 One paper is accepted by NIPS 2018.
  • Jul. 12, 2018 Three papers are accepted by IEEE InfoVis 2018 and one co-authored paper is accepted by IEEE VAST 2018.
  • Dec., 2017 One TVCG and one CGF are accepted.
  • Jul., 2017 One graph layout paper is accepted by IEEE InfoVis 2017.
  • Jul., 2017 One word cloud edting paper is accepted by IEEE InfoVis 2017 and our system edwordle is online .
  • May., 2017 One paper is accepted to IEEE TVCG.
  • Mar., 2017 One paper is accepted by EuroVis 2017.
  • Jan., 2017 One paper is accepted to IEEE TVCG.
  • Jun., 2016 Our rain band based weather verificaiton paper is presented in EuroVis 2016.
  • Apr., 2016 A more randomized generalized PatchMatch algorithm is accepted by ACM GECCO 2016.
  • Dec., 2015 I have moved to Shandong Univ..
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    SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

    Canis: A High-level Language for Data-Driven Chart Animations

    Tong Ge, Yue Zhao, Bongshin Lee, Donghao Ren, Baoquan Chen, Yunhai Wang

    Computer Graphics Forum ( Proc. of EuroVis 2020) , 2020

    Data-Driven Colormap Optimization for 2D Scalar Field Visualization

    Qiong Zeng, Yinqiao Wang, Jian Zhang, Wenting Zhang, Changhe Tu, Ivan Viola, Yunhai Wang

    IEEE VIS Short Papers , 2019

    Improving the Robustness of Scagnostics

    Yunhai Wang, Zeyu Wang, Tingting Liu, Michael Correll, Zhanglin Cheng, Oliver Deussen, Michael Sedlmair

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2019) , 2019

    A Recursive Subdivision Technique for Sampling Multi-class Scatterplots

    Xin Chen, Tong Ge, Jian Zhang, Baoquan Chen, Chi-Wing Fu, Oliver Deussen and Yunhai Wang

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2019) , 2019

    Interactive Structure-aware Blending of Diverse Edge Bundling Visualizations

    Yunhai Wang, Mingliang Xue, Yanyan Wang, Xinyuan Yan, Baoquan Chen, Chi-Wing Fu, Christophe Hurter

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2019) , 2019

    ShapeWordle: Tailoring Wordles using Shape-aware Archimedean Spirals

    Yunhai Wang, Xiaowei Chu, Kaiyi Zhang, Chen Bao, Xiaotong Li, Jian Zhang, Chi-Wing Fu, Christophe Hurter, Oliver Deussen, and Bongshin Lee

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2019) , 2019

    Follow the Smoke: Immersive Display of Motion Data With Synthesized Smoke

    Zhu Lifeng, Wang Zian, Wang Yunhai, Song Aiguo

    IEEE computer graphics and applications , 2019

    Unsupervised Feature Selection via Adaptive Multi-Measure Fusion

    Rui Zhang, Feiping Nie, Yunhai Wang, Xuelong Li

    IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems , 2018

    DifNet: Semantic Segmentation by Diffusion Networks

    Peng Jiang, Fanglin Gu, Yunhai Wang, Changhe Tu, and Baoquan Chen

    Proceedings of The 32nd Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (Proc. NIPS 2018) , 2018

    Image-Based Aspect Ratio Selection

    Yunhai Wang, Zeyu Wang, Chi-Wing Fu, Hansjörg Schmauder, Oliver Deussen and Daniel Weiskopf

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2018) , 2018

    Optimizing Color Assignment for Perception of Class Separability in Multiclass Scatterplots.

    Yunhai Wang, Xin Chen, Tong Ge, Chen Bao, Michael Sedlmair, Chi-Wing Fu, Oliver Deussen and Baoquan Chen

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2018) , 2018

    Structure-aware Fisheye Views for Efficient Large Graph Exploration.

    Yunhai Wang, Yanyan Wang, Haifeng Zhang, Yinqi Sun, Chi-Wing Fu, Michael Sedlmair, Oliver Deussen, and Baoquan Chen

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2018) , 2018

    Evaluating Multi-Dimensional Visualizations for Understanding Fuzzy Clusters

    Ying Zhao, Feng Luo, Minghui Chen, Yingchao Wang, Jiazhi Xia, Fangfang Zhou, Yunhai Wang, Yi Chen and Wei Chen

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. VAST 2018) , 2018

    Is There a Robust Technique for Selecting Aspect Ratios in Line Charts?

    Yunhai Wang, Zeyu Wang, Lifeng Zhu, Jian Zhang, Chi-Wing Fu, Zhanglin Cheng, Changhe Tu and Baoquan Chen

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, , 2018

    Laplace¨CBeltrami Operator on Point Clouds Based on Anisotropic Voronoi Diagram

    Hongxing Qin, Yi Chen, Yunhai Wang*, Xiaoyang Hong, Kangkang Yin and Hui Huang

    Computer Graphics Forum 2018

    Revisiting Stress Majorization as a Unified Framework for Interactive Constrained Graph Visualization

    Yunhai Wang, Yanyan Wang, Yinqi Sun, Lifeng Zhu, Kecheng Lu, Chi-Wing Fu, Michael Sedlmair, Oliver Deussen, and Baoquan Chen

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2017) , 2017

    EdWordle: Consistency-preserving Word Cloud Editing

    Yunhai Wang, Xiaowei Chu, Chen Bao, Lifeng Zhu, Oliver Deussen, Baoquan Chen and Michael Sedlmair.

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. InfoVis 2017) , 2017

    A Perception-Driven Approach to Supervised Dimensionality Reduction for Visualization

    Yunhai Wang, Kang Feng, Xiaowei Chu, Jian Zhang, Chi-Wing Fu, Michael Sedlmair, Xiaohui Yu, and Baoquan Chen.

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics , 2017

    Linear Discriminative Star Coordinates for Exploring Class and Cluster Separation of High Dimensional Data

    Yunhai Wang, Jingting Li, Feiping Nie, Holger Theisel, Minglun Gong, Dirk J. Lehmann.

    Computer Graphics Forum Volume 36, Number 3, 2017 ( Proc. of EuroVis 2017 )

    Line Graph or Scatter Plot? Automatic Selection of Methods for Visualizing Trends in Time Series

    Yunhai Wang, Fubo Han, Lifeng Zhu, Oliver Deussen, Baoquan Chen.

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics , 2017

    Artificial Multi-Bee-Colony Algorithm for k-Nearest-Neighbor Fields Search

    Yunhai Wang, Yiming Qian, Yang Li, Minglun Gong, Wolfgang Banzhaf.

    Proceedings of The Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) , 2016

    A Visual Voting Framework for Weather Forecast Calibration

    Hongsen Liao, Li Chen, Yingcai Wu, Yunhai Wang, Huizhang, Wei Chen.

    Accepted by IEEE Visualization (Conference Track for Scientific Visualization) , 2015

    Distilled Collections from Textual Image Queries

    Hadar Averbuch-Elor, Yunhai Wang*, Yiming Qian, Minglun Gong, Johannes Kopf, Hao Zhang, Daniel Cohen-Or

    Computer Graphics Forum , 201 5 ( Proceedings of Eurographics 2015 )

    Forecast Verification and Visualization based on Gaussian Mixture Model Co-estimation

    Yunhai Wang, Chaoran Fan, Jian Zhang, Tao Niu, Song Zhang, Jinrong Jiang

    Accepted by Computer Graphics Forum, 2014

    Interactive shape co-segmentation via label propagation

    Zizhao Wu, Ruyang Shou, Yunhai Wang*, Xinguo Liu

    Computers & Graphics, Volume 3 8 , Number 2 , pp. 248- 2 54, 2014 ( Proceedings of CAD/Graphics 2013)

    Projective Analysis for 3D Shape Segmentation

    Yunhai Wang, Minglun Gong, Tianhua Wang, Daniel Cohen-Or , Hao Zhang, Baoquan Chen

    ACM Transactions on Graphics Volume 3 2 , Number 6, 201 3 ( Proceedings of SIGGRAPH Asia 2013).

    Unsupervised Co-Segmentation of 3D Shapes via Affinity Aggregation Spectral Clustering

    Zizhao Wu, Yunhai Wang*, Ruyang Shou, Baoquan Chen, Xinguo Liu

    Computers & Graphics, Volume 3 7 , Number 6 , pp. 628- 6 37, 2013 ( Proceedings of SMI 2013)

    Active Co-Analysis of a Set of Shapes

    Yunhai Wang, Shmulik Asafi, Oliver van Kaick, Hao Zhang, Daniel Cohen-Or , Baoquan Chen

    ACM Transactions on Graphics Volume 31, Number 6 , 2012 ( Proceedings of SIGGRAPH Asia 2012)

    Automating Transfer Function Design with Valley Cell-Based Clustering of 2D Density Plots

    Yunhai Wang, Jian Zhang, Dirk J. Lehmann, Holger Theisel , Xuebin Chi

    Computer Graphics Forum Volume 31, Number 3, 2012 ( Proc. of EuroVis 2012 )

    Efficient Opacity Specification Based on Feature Visibilities in Direct Volume Rendering

    Yunhai Wang, Jian Zhang, Wei Chen, Huai Zhang, Xuebin Chi

    Computer Graphics Forum Volume 30, Number 7, pp. 2117 - 2126, 2011 ( Proceedings of Pacific Graphics 201 1 )

    Efficient Volume Exploration Using the Gaussian Mixture Model

    Yunhai Wang, Wei Chen, Jian Zhang, Guihua Shan, Tingxing Dong , Xuebin Chi

    IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics Volume 17, Number 11, pp. 1560-1573, 2011

     
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    PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

    • Reviewer, PacificVis 2010- 2012, EuroVis 2010- 2013, IEEE Vis 2010-2012
    • Reviewer, IEEE TVCG, TVC, CGF
    • Program committee, PacificVis 2014- 2015, IEEE Vis 2010-2014, CAD/Graphics 2015