Selected Publications:

Adaptively Exploring Population Mobility Patterns in Flow Visualization, Fei Wang, Wei Chen, Ye Zhao, Tianyu Gu, Siyuan Gao, Hujun Bao, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems,  18(8), 2250 - 2259, Aug., 2017 (Lnk).

 

Visual Analytics for Transportation: State of the Art and Further Research Directions, Gennady Andrienko, Natalia Andrienko, Wei Chen, Ross Maciejewski, Ye Zhao, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems,  18(8), 2232 - 2249, Aug., 2017 (Lnk).

 

Using Flow Feature to Extract Pulsatile Blood Flow from 4D Flow MRI Images, Zhiqiang Wang, Ye Zhao, Whitney Yu, Xi Chen, Chen Lin, Stephen F. Kralik, Proceedings of SPIE Medical Imaging Conference, Vol. 10133, Orlando, Feb, 2017 (Lnk).

 

TrajAnalytics: A Web-Based Visual Analytics Software of Urban Trajectory Data, Ye Zhao, Shamal Al-Dohuki, Thomas Eynon, Farah Kamw, David Sheets, Chao Ma, Yueqi Hu, Xinyue Ye, Jing Yang, IEEE Workshop on Visualization in Practice : Open Source Visualization and Visual Analytics Software, IEEE Visualization Conference 2016, Baltimore, Oct, 2016. (PDF)(Poster)(Lnk)

 

SemanticTraj: A New Approach to Interacting with Massive Taxi Trajectories, Shamal Al-Dohuki, Farah Kamw, Ye Zhao, Chao Ma, Yingyu Wu, Jing Yang, Xinyue Ye, Fei Wang, Xin Li, and Wei Chen, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 23(1), 11 - 20, Jan. 2017. (Preprint)(Lnk)(Video)

 

VesselMap: A Web Interface to Explore Multivariate Vascular Data, Jun Tao, Xiaoke Huang, Feng Qiu, Chaoli Wang, Jingfeng Jiang, Ching-Kuang Shene, Ye Zhao, Daphne Yu, Computers & Graphics, Volume 59, 79-92, Oct., 2016, Elsevier. (Lnk)

 

Spot-Tracking Lens: A Zoomable User Interface for Animated Bubble Charts, Yueqi Hu, Thomas Polk, Jing Yang, Ye Zhao, Shixia Liu, Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization, 16-23, April, 2016, IEEE. (Lnk)(Video)

 

A Visual Analytics Approach to High-Dimensional Logistic Regression Modeling and its Application to an Environmental Health Study, Chong Zhang, Jing Yang, F.Benjamin Zhan, Xi Gong, Jean Brender, Peter Langlois, Scott Barlowe, Ye Zhao, Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization, 136-143, April, 2016, IEEE. (Lnk)(Video)

 

TrajGraph: A Graph-Based Visual Analytics Approach to Studying Urban Network Centrality Using Taxi Trajectory Data, Xiaoke Huang, Ye Zhao, Jing Yang, Chao Ma, Chong Zhang, and Xinyue Ye, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (IEEE VAST), 22(1), 160-169, 2015, IEEE. (Web)(PDF)

 

GPU Acceleration of Volumetric Lattice Boltzmann Method for Patient-specific Computational Hemodynamics, Zhiqiang Wang, Ye Zhao, Alan P. Sawchuck, Michael C. Dalsing, and Huidan (Whitney) Yu, Computers and Fluids, Volume 115, 192200, 2015, Elsevier. (Web)

 

A Prior Reduced Model of Dynamical Systems, Haoran Xie, Zhiqiang Wang, Kazunori Miyata, and Ye Zhao, Mathematical Progress in Expressive Image Synthesis, Volume 18, pp 125-137, 2015, Springer. (Lnk)

 

TenniVis: Visualization for Tennis Match Analysis, Tom Polk, Jing Yang, Yueqi Hu, Ye Zhao, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (IEEE InfoVis),  20(12), 2339 - 2348, 2014, IEEE. (Lnk)

 

A Visual Reasoning Approach for Data-driven Transport Assessment on Urban Road, Fei Wang, Wei Chen, Feiran Wu, Ye Zhao, Han Hong, Tianyu Gu, Long Wang, Ronghua Liang, Hujun Bao, IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST),  103 - 112, Oct, 2014, IEEE. (Web)(Lnk)

 

Mass-conserved volumetric lattice Boltzmann method for complex flows with willfully moving boundaries, Huidan Yu, Xi Chen, Zhiqiang Wang, Debanjan Deep, Everton Lima, Ye Zhao, and Shawn Teague, Physical Review E, 89, 063304, June, 2014, American Physical Society. (Web)(Lnk)

 

Visualizing Hidden Themes of Taxi Movement with Semantic Transformation, Ding Chu, David A. Sheets, Ye Zhao, Yingyu Wu, Jing Yang, Maogong Zheng, George Chen, Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization, pages 137-144, March, 2014, IEEE (Web)(PDF).

 

Using Entropy-Related Measures in Categorical Data Visualization, Jamal Alsakran, Xiaoke Huang, Ye Zhao, Jing Yang, Karl Fast, Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization, pages 81-88, March, 2014, IEEE (PDF).

 

A GPU accelerated lattice Boltzmann simulation for rotational turbulence. Huidan Yu, Rou Chen, Zhi Yuan, Ye Zhao, Yiran An, Yousheng Xu, Luoding Zhu, Computers and Mathematics with Applications, 67(2), 445-451, Feb., 2014, Elsevier (Web)(Lnk).

 

Visual Analysis of Tracts of Homozygosity in Human Genome. Sean Reber, Ye Zhao, Li Zhang, Mohammed Orloff, and Charis Eng, Eurovis Workshop on Visual Analytics, June, 2013 (PDF).

 

PIWI: Interactively Exploring Large Graphs, Jing Yang, Yujie Liu, Rongjian Lan, Xin Zhan, Xiaoru Yuan, Ye Zhao, Scott Barlowe, and Shixia Liu, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 19(6), pages 1034-1047, June, 2013, IEEE (PDF).

 

cgaTOH: Extended Approach for Identifying Tracts of Homozygosity, Li Zhang, Mohammed S. Orloff, Sean Reber, Shengchao Li, Ye Zhao, and Charis Eng, PLoS ONE, 8(3): e57772, 2013. (Lnk)

 

A Visual Analytics Approach to Exploring Protein Flexibility Subspaces, Scott Barlowe, Jing Yang, Donald J. Jacobs, Dennis R. Livesay, Jamal Alsakran, Ye Zhao, Deeptak Verma, James Mottonen, Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization, 193--200, March, 2013, IEEE.

 

Visualizing Clusters in Parallel Coordinates for Visual Knowledge Discovery, Yang Xiang, David Fuhry, Ruoming Jin, Ye Zhao, and Kun Huang, The Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), May 2012 (Web)

 

Real-time Visualization of Streaming Text with Force-Based Dynamic System,  Jamal Alsakran, Yang Chen, Dongning Luo, Ye Zhao, Jing Yang, Wenwen Dou, and Shixia Liu, IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications (CG&A), 32(1), pages 34-45, 2012, IEEE (Web) (PDF).

 

Incorporating Stochastic Turbulence in Particle-Based Fluid Simulation, Zhi Yuan, Ye Zhao, Fan Chen, The Visual Computer, 28(5), 435-444, 2012, Springer. (Web) (PDF)

 

Pattern-Guided Smoke Animation with Lagrangian Coherent Structure, Zhi Yuan, Fan Chen, Ye Zhao, ACM SIGGRAPH Asia, ACM Transaction on Graphics 30(6), pages 136:1--136:8, Hong Kong, Dec, 2011, ACM. (Web) (PDF)

 

Supporting Effective Common Ground Construction in Asynchronous Collaborative Visual Analytics, Yang Chen, Jamal Alsakran, Scott Barlowe, Jing Yang, and Ye Zhao, IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology, pages 101, VisWeek, October, 2011, IEEE. (PDF)

 

Langevin Particle: A Self-Adaptive Lagrangian Primitive For Flow Simulation Enhancement, Fan Chen, Ye Zhao, Zhi Yuan, Computer Graphics Forum (Eurographics 11), 30(4), 435-444, Eurographics, 2011. (PDF) (Web)

 

Stochastic Modeling of Light-weight Floating Objects, Zhi Yuan, Ye Zhao, Fan Chen, The 24th International Conference on Computer Animation and Social Agents, May, 2011 (PDF)(Web)

Extended abstract in ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games, March, 2011 (PDF)

 

STREAMIT: Dynamic visualization and interactive exploration of text streams, Jamal Alsakran, Yang Chen, Ye Zhao, Jing Yang, and Dongning Luo. Proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium, March, 2011, IEEE. (Web)

 

Enhancing Fluid Animation with Adaptive, Controllable and Intermittent Turbulence, Ye Zhao, Zhi Yuan, Fan Chen, In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH/Eurographics Symposium on  Computer  Animation 2010, pages 75-84, Madrid, Spain, July, 2010 (PDF,Web)

 

Spectral Image Decolorization, Ye Zhao and Zakia Tamimi, In Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Visual Computing, Vol. 6454, pages 747-756, 2010, Springer (PDF,Web)

 

Visual simulation of flow. Arie Kaufman and Ye Zhao. In H. Hagen, editor, Scientific Visualization: Advanced Concepts, Volume 1 of Dagstuhl Follow-Ups. Schloss Dagstuhl Leibniz Center for Informatics, Wadern, Germany, 2010 (PDF).

 

Tile-based parallel coordinates and its application in financial visualization, Jamal Alsakran, Ye Zhao and Xinlei Zhao, Proceedings of the SPIE conference on Visualization and Data Analysis, SPIE Electronic Imaging 2010, Volume 7530, pages 753003-12 , San Jose, CA, Jan, 2010, SPIE.  (PDF)

 

Parallel 3D Image Segmentation of Large Data Sets on a GPU Cluster, Aaron Hagan, Ye Zhao, Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Visual Computing, pages 960-969, Springer, Dec, 2009. (PDF)

 

Distance Field Transform with an Adaptive Iteration Method, Fan Chen and Ye Zhao, IEEE International Conference on Shape Modeling and Applications (SMI), pages 111-118, Beijing, China, June, 2009. (PDF)

 

Visual simulation of thermal fluid dynamics in a pressurized water reactor, Zhe Fan, Yu-Chuan Kuo, Ye Zhao, Feng Qiu, Arie Kaufman and William Arcieri, The Visual Computer, 25(11), November 2009, pp. 985-996 , Springer, 2009  (PDF).

 

Visual Analysis of Mutual Fund Performance, Jamal Alsakran, Ye Zhao, Xinlei Zhao, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Information Visualization (IV09), pages 252-259, Barcelona, Spain, July, 2009, IEEE Computer Society (PDF)

 

GPU-Accelerated Surface Denoising and Morphing with Lattice Boltzmann Scheme, Ye Zhao, IEEE International Conference on Shape Modeling and Applications (SMI), pages 19-28, June, 2008. (PDF)

 

Lattice Boltzmann based PDE solver on the GPU. Ye Zhao, The Visual Computer, volume 24, number 5, pages 323-333, Springer, May, 2008 (PDF).

 

Flow Simulation with Locally-Refined LBM. Ye Zhao, Feng Qiu, Zhe Fan and Arie Kaufman, In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games, pages 181-188, 2007 (PDF)

 

Visual Simulation of Heat Shimmering and Mirage. Ye Zhao, Yiping Han, Zhe Fan, Feng Qiu, Yuchuan Kuo, Arie Kaufman and Klaus Mueller, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol 13, No 1, pages 179-189, 2007 (PDF)

 

Melting and Flowing in Multiphase Environment. Ye Zhao, Lujing Wang, Feng Qiu, Arie Kaufman and Klaus Mueller, Computers & Graphics, Vol 30, No 4,  pages 519-528, 2006 (PDF)

 

The Magic Volume Lens: An Interactive Focus+Context Technique for Volume Rendering. Lujing Wang, Ye Zhao, Klaus Mueller and Arie Kaufman, In Proceedings of IEEE Visualization 2005,  pages 367-374 (PDF)

 

Adapted Unstrutured LBM for Flow Simulation on Curved Surfaces. Zhe Fan, Ye Zhao, Arie Kaufman and Ying He, In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH/Eurographics Symposium on  Computer  Animation 2005pages 245-254.(PDF)

 

Front Spreading on 3D Surfaces. Ye Zhao and Arie Kaufman, In Proceedings of IEEE Computer Graphics International 2005, pages 135-142 (PDF)

 

Accelerated Dispersion Simulation For Urban Security. Feng Qiu , Ye Zhao, Zhe Fan, Xiaoming Wei, Haik Lorenz, Jianning Wang, Suzanne Yoakum-Stover, Arie Kaufman and Klaus Mueller, In Proceedings of IEEE Visualization 2004, pages 553-560 (PDF)

 

Lattice-based Flow Field Modeling. Xiaoming Wei, Ye Zhao, Wei Li, Zhe Fan, Feng Qiu, Suzanne Yoakum-Stover and Arie Kaufman, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol 10, No 6, Nov 2004, pages  719-729 (PDF)

 

Blowing in the Wind. Xiaoming Wei, Ye Zhao, Zhe Fan, Wei Li, Suzanne Yoakum-Stover and Arie Kaufman,  In Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH/EUROGRAPHICS Symposium on  Computer  Animation 2003, pages 75-85 (PDF)

 

Voxels on Fire. Ye Zhao, Xiaoming Wei, Zhe Fan, Arie Kaufman and Hong Qin, In Proceedings of IEEE Visualization 2003, pages 271-278 (PDF)