Publications

 

2021

 

Chapter 9: Towards Democratizing Human - Building Simulation and Analytics

Muhammad Usman, Brandon Haworth, Glen Berseth, Petros Faloutsos, and Mubbasir Kapadia, (2021) in F. S. Roberts and I. A. Sheremet (Eds.): Resilience in the Digital Age, LNCS 12660, Springer Nature Switzerland, pp. 157171, 2021.

 

Simulation as a Service: Analyzing Crowd Movements in Virtual Environments

Muhammad Usman, Brandon Haworth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos  (2021) Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds 2021, DOI: 10.1002/cav.1990.

 

Modelling distracted agents in crowd simulations

Melissa Kremer, Brandon Haworth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos (2021) The Visual Computer Journal (37). DOI: 10.1007/s00371-020-01969- 4, pp. 107-118, 2021.

 

Interactive Architectural Design with Diverse Solution Exploration

G.Berseth, B. Haworth, M. Usman, D. Schaumann, M. Khayatkhoei, M. T. Kapadia, P. Faloutsos (2021) in IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 111-124, 1 Jan. 2021, doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2019.2938961

 

2020

 

Synergistic Saliency and Depth Prediction for RGB-D Saliency Detection

Wang, Y., Li, Y., Elder, J.H., Wu, R., Lu, H. & Zhang, L. (2020) Proc. Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV), 336-352.

 

Geometry-Guided Adaptation for Road Segmentation

Cheng, G., Wang, Y., Qian, Y. & Elder, J.H. (2020) Proc. 17th Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV), 46-53. (Best Computer Vision Paper Award)

 

Gamification of Crowd-Driven Environment Design

Haworth, B., Usman, M., Schaumann, D., Chakraborty, N., Berseth, G., Faloutsos, P., Kapadia, M. (2020) IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, DOI 10.1109/MCG.2020.2965069, pp 1-13,2020.

 

JOIN: an integrated platform for joint simulation of occupant-building interactions

Davide Schaumann, Seonghyeon Moon, Muhammad Usman, Rhys Goldstein, Simon Breslav, Azam Khan, Petros Faloutsos & Mubbasir Kapadia (2020) Architectural Science Review, 63:3-4, 339-350, DOI: 10.1080/00038628.2019.16627

 

Towards user-centric, market-driven mobility management of road traffic using permit-based schemes

Lessan, Javad and Fu, Liping and Bachmann, Chris (2020) Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 141, 2020

 

Inverse Modeling for Filters Using a Regularized Deep Neural Network Approach

Pan, Guangyuan and Wu, Yang and Yu, Ming and Fu, Liping and Li, Hongsheng (2020) IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, 30(5), 2020, 457 - 460

Road safety performance function analysis with visual feature importance of deep neural nets

Pan, Guangyuan and Fu, Liping and Chen, Qili and Yu, Ming and Muresan, Matthew (2020) IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica, 7(3), 2020, 735 - 744

 

Real-time Winter Road Surface Condition Monitoring Using an Improved Residual CNN

Pan, Guangyuan and Muresan, Matthew and Yu, Ruifan and Fu, Liping (2020) Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 2020

 

Design of Efficient Deep Learning models for Determining Road Surface Condition from Roadside Camera Images and Weather Data

Carrillo, Juan and Crowley, Mark and Pan, Guangyuan and Fu, Liping (2020) arXiv preprint arXiv:2009.10282, 2020

 

Credit-and permit-based travel demand management state-of-the-art methodological advances

Lessan, Javad and Fu, Liping (2019) Transportmetrica A: Transport Science, 2019, 1 - 24

 

Democratizing the Simulation of Human-Building Interactions

Muhammad Usman, Brandon Ha- worth, Petros Faloutsos and Mubbasir Kapadia. (2020) In Proceedings of CASA 2020

 

Watch Out! Modelling Pedestrians with Egocentric Distractions

Melissa Kremer, Brandon Ha- worth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos. (2020) In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Motion Interaction and Games, 2020

 

A Social Distancing Index: Evaluating Navigational Policies on Human Proximity using Crowd Simulations

Muhammad Usman, Tien-Chi Lee, Ryhan Moghe, Xun Zhang, Petros Faloutsos, Mubbasir Kapadia. (2020) In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Motion Interaction and Games, 2020, short paper

 

Don’t Push Me Aside: Deep Integration of Physical Humanoid Control and Crowd Navigation

Brandon Haworth, Glen Berseth, Seonghyeon Moon, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos, (2020) In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Motion Interaction and Games, 2020

 

SimService: A Cross-Browser Cloud-Based Crowd Analytics Platform for Architectural Design Analysis

Muhammad Usman, Davide Schaumann, Brandon Haworth, Mubbasir Kapadia And Petros Faloutsos, (2020) In Proceedings of SimAUD, 2020.

 

Floor Plan Embedding with Latent Semantics and Human Behavior Annotations

Vahid Azizi, Muhammad Usman, Honglu Zhou, Samarth Patel, Davide Schaumann, Petros Faloutsos and Mubbasir Kapadia, (2020) In Proceedings of SimAUD, 2020.

 

From Semantic-based Rule Checking to Simulation-powered Emergency Egress Analytics

Muhammad Usman, Yi Mao, Davide Schaumann, Petros Faloutsos and Mubbasir Kapadia, (2020) In Proceedings of SimAUD, 2020.

 

Representative Synthetic Crowds for Inclusive Environment Design

Brandon Haworth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos, (2020) In Proceedings of CHI 2020 HabiTech Workshop

 

Simulation-as-a-Service:A Cross-Platform Framework for Analyzing Human-Building Interactions

Muhammad Usman, Davide Schaumann, Brandon Haworth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos, (2020) In Proceedings of CHI 2020 HabiTech Workshop

 

2019

 

LS3D: Single-View Gestalt 3D Surface Reconstruction from Manhattan Line Segments

Qian, Y., Ramalingam, S. & Elder, J.H.(2019)  Proceedings of the Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV), LNCS 11364, 399-416.

 

Coupling Agent Motivations and Spatial Behaviors for Authoring Multi-Agent Narratives

Xun Zhang, Davide Schaumann, Brandon Haworth, Petros Faloutsos and Mubbasir Kapadia, (2019) Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds, 2019, 30:e1898. https://doi.org/10.1002/cav.1898, 12 pages

 

Multi-Agent Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning for Humanoid Navigation

Berseth, G., Haworth, B., Kapadia, M., Faloutsos, P. (2019, December) At the Deep Reinforcement Learning Workshop. 33rd Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems.

 

Credit-and permit-based travel demand management state-of-the-art methodological advances

Lessan, Javad and Fu, Liping (2019) Transportmetrica A: Transport Science, 2019, 1 - 24

 

Effects of winter weather on traffic operations and optimization of signalized intersections

Lu, Zhengyang and Kwon, Tae J and Fu, Liping (2019) Journal of traffic and transportation engineering (English edition), 6(2), 2019, 196 - 208

 

A hybrid Bayesian network model for predicting delays in train operations

Lessan, Javad and Fu, Liping and Wen, Chao (2019) Computers & Industrial Engineering, 127, 2019, 1214 - 1222

 

Adaptive traffic signal control with deep reinforcement learning an exploratory investigation

Muresan, Matthew and Fu, Liping and Pan, Guangyuan (2019) arXiv preprint arXiv:1901.00960, 2019

 

Joint Exploration and Analysis of High-Dimensional Design-Occupancy Templates

Usman, M., Schaumann, D., Haworth, B., Kapadia, M., Faloutsos, P. (2019, October) In Proceedings of the 12th ACM SIGGRAPH International Conference on Motion, Interaction and Games (p. 35). ACM.

 

Joint Parametric Modeling of Buildings and Crowds for Human-Centric Simulation and Analysis

Muhammad Usman, Davide Schaumann, Brandon Haworth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos, (2019) In Computer-Aided Architectural Design ”Hello, Culture”, (Proceedings of CAAD Futures 2019), pp. 278–294, Springer, 2019.

 

Knowledge-powered inference of crowd behaviors in semantically rich environments

Xun Zhang, Davide Schaumann, Petros Faloutsos, and Mubbasir Kapadia (2019) In Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital Entertainment, volume 15, pages 202–208, 2019.

 

Spatiotemporal Influence Maps and Affordance Maps for Occupant Behavior Simulation

Davide Schaumann, Samuel S. Sohn, Muhammad Usman, Brandon Haworth, Petros Faloutsos, Mubbasir Kapadia, (2019) Proceedings of CAAD Futures 2019, pp. 412–429.

 

Multi-Constrained Authoring of Occupant Behavior Narratives in Architectural Design

Xun Zhang, Davide Schaumann, Brandon Haworth, Petros Faloutsos, Mubbasir Kapadia, (2019) SimAUD 2019, Atlanta, Georgia, April,2019, pp. 177-184.

Toward a Multi-Level and Multi-Paradigm Platform for Building Occupant Simulation

Davide Schaumann, Seonghyeon Moon, Muhammad Usman, Rhys Goldstein, Simon Breslav, Azam Khan, Petros Faloutsos, and Mubbasir Kapadia, (2019) SimAUD 2019, Atlanta, Georgia, 2019.

 

2018

 

Shape from Contour: Computation and Representation

Elder, J.H. (2018)  Annual Review of Vision Science, 4:423-450.

 

Treating Speech Movement Hypokinesia in Parkinson’s Disease: Does Movement Size Matter?

  1. Kearney, B. Haworth, J. Scholl, P. Faloutsos, M. Baljko, Y. Yunusova, (2018) Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 61, pp. 2703–2721, 2018, doi: 10.1044/2018 JSLHR-S-17-0439

 

Interactive Spatial Analytics for Human-Aware Building Design

Usman, Muhammad and Schaumann, Davide and Haworth, Brandon and Berseth, Glen and Kapadia, Mubbasir and Faloutsos, Petros, (2018) In: Proceedings of the ACM SIGGRAPH Conference on Motion, Interaction and Games, Limas- sol,Cyprus, 2018, pp.13:1–13:12.

 

 

2017

 

Local Depth Edge Detection in Humans and Deep Neural Networks

Ehinger, K.A., Adams, J.A., Graf, E.W. & Elder, J.H. (2017) Local depth edge detection in humans and deep neural networks. International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) Workshop on Mutual Benefits of Cognitive and Computer Vision, 2681-2689.

 

Fusing Geometry and Appearance for Road Segmentation

Cheng, G., Qian, Y. & Elder, J.H. (2017) Fusing geometry and appearance for road segmentation. International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) Workshop on Computer Vision for Road Scene Understanding and Autonomous Driving, 166-173.

 

Slot Cars: 3D Modelling for Improved Visual Traffic Analytics

Corral-Soto, E.R. & Elder, J.H. (2017) Slot Cars: 3D Modelling for improved visual traffic analytics IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Traffic Surveillance Workshop and Challenge, 889-897.

 

A Dynamic Programming Approach to Line Segment Detection

Almazen, E.J., Tal, R., Qian, Y. & Elder, J.H. (2017) A dynamic programming approach to line segment detections IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2031-2039.

 

Estimating Camera Pose from Motion without Tracking

Elasal, N. & Elder, J.H. (2017) Estimating camera pose from motion without tracking. Proc. 14th Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV), IEEE, 72-79.

 

Evaluating and Optimizing Evacuation Plans for Crowd Egress

Cassol VJ, Smania Testa E, Rosito Jung C, Usman M, Faloutsos P, Berseth G, Kapadia M, Badler NI, Raupp Musse S., (2017) IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 2017;37(4):60-71. doi: 10.1109/MCG.2017.3271454

 

Code: Crowd-optimized design of environments

Brandon Haworth, Muhammad Usman, Glen Berseth, Mahyar Khayatkhoei, Mubbasir Kapadia, and Petros Faloutsos, (2017) Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds, pages e1749n/a, 2017. e1749 cav.1749.

 

On density-flow relationships during crowd evacuation

BrandonH aworth, Muhammad Usman, Glen Berseth, Mahyar Khayatkhoei, Mubbasir Kapadia, and Petros Faloutsos. (2017) In: Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds 28.3-4 (2017). e1783 cav.1783.

 

Development of a global road safety performance function using deep neural networks

Pan, Guangyuan; Fu, Liping; Thakali, Lalita (2017) International Journal of Transportation Science and Technology 6, 3, 159-173, 2017, Elsevier (Accepted in 2017)

 

Effects of Winter Weather on Traffic Operations and Optimization of Signalized Intersections

Lu, Z, T. J. Kwon, and L. FU (2017) Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering (Accepted in 2017)

 

Characterizing the Relationship Between Environment Layout and Crowd Movement Using Ma- chine Learning

Weining Liu, Vladimir Pavlovic, Kaidong Hu, Petros Faloutsos, Sejong Yoon, Mub- basir Kapadia (2017) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Motion in Games. MIG 17. Barcelona, Spain: ACM, 2017, pp. 2:12:6. isbn: 978-1-4503-5541- 4.

 

Crowd Sourced Co-design of Floor Plans using Simulation Guided Games

Chakraborty, N., Haworth, B., Usman, M., Berseth, G., Faloutsos, P., Kapadia, M. (2017) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Motion in Games (MIG), Article No. 1, pp. 1:1–1:5, 2017.

 

Crowd Sourced Co-design of Floor Plans using Simulation Guided Games

Brandon Haworth, Muhammad Usman, Nilay Chakraborty, Glen Berseth, Petros Faloutsos and Mubbasir Kapadia, (2017) Work- shop in Cognition and Artificial Intelligence for Human-centred Design, IJCAI 2017, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1–5.

 

Static and Dynamic Analysis in Computer-Aided Human-Centric Environment Design

Brandon Haworth, Muhammad Usman, Glen Berseth, Mubbasir Kapadia and Petros Faloutsos, (2017) Workshop in Cognition and Artificial Intelligence for Human-centred Design, IJCAI 2017, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1–7.

 

Perceptual Evaluation of Space in Virtual Environments

Muhammad Usman, Brandon Haworth, Glen Berseth, Mubbasir Kapadia, Petros Faloutsos, (2017) MIG, 2017, pp. 1–10, doi: 10.1145/3136457.3136458.