Laurent Younes
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Laurent Younes

Professor

Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Telephone

(410) 516-5103 (Office)

Email

laurent.younes@jhu.edu

World Wide Web

Courses

  • Spring 2008
    550.640 Machine Learning
    Graduate Students: 18
  • Spring 2008
    550.643 Graphical Models
    Graduate Students: 20
  • Spring 2007
    550.640 Machine learning
    Graduate Students: 15
  • Fall 2007
    550.480 Shape and Differential Geometry
    Undergraduate Students: 1
    Graduate Students: 16
  • Fall 2006
    550.493 Mathematical Image Analysis

Education

  • Ph. D Statistics: Parameter Estimation for Markov Random FieldsUniversity Paris 11, 1988

Experience

  • Directeur de Recherches (CNRS, France). October 01, 1998 - July 15, 2003
  • Charge de Recherches (CNRS, France). October 01, 1990 - September 30, 1998

Other

  • Conference and Seminar OrganisationMonthly seminars at ENS Ulm and ENS Cachan on: Mathematical Methods for Neural Networks, Elasticity and Shape Recognition, Mathematics and Image Processing: 1992 - 1997.
  • Conference and Seminar OrganisationFifth International conference: Mathematics and image analysis, Paris, September 2004.
  • Conference and Seminar OrganisationInternational conferences on Mathematics and image analysis, 1997 (Luminy), 1999 (Luminy), 2000 (Paris).
  • Conference and Seminar Organisation2001-present: Director, CNRS Research Group : Mathematics of perceptive and cognitive systems.
  • Conference and Seminar OrganisationFourth International conference: Mathematics and image analysis, Paris, September 2002.

Presentations

  • Laurent Younes: Shapes and Diffeomorphisms in Medical Image Analysis  SIAM conference in imaging. San Diego. July, 2008. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Evolution Equations in Computational Anatomy IPAM workshop: Mathematics of Brain Imaging. Los Angeles. July, 2008. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Metamorphosis for pattern matching Workshop on statistics and geometry of shape. Bonn. June, 2008. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Metamorphosis for pattern matching Weekly seminar. University of Maryland College Park. April 04, 2008. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Groups of Diffeomorphisms and the EPDiff equation SAMSI workshop on Geometry and Statistics of Shape Spaces. July, 2007.
  • Laurent Younes: Metamorphoses for Pattern Matching D2Hfest 2007. EPFL Lausanne. July, 2007.
  • Laurent Younes: Metrics between plane curves Weekly seminar. Georgetown University. March 14, 2007. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Open problem in shape analysis AFOSR workshop. February, 2007. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Parallel Translation in Shape Spaces January 24, 2007. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Jacobi Fields for Groups of Diffeomorphisms IMA, Minneapolis. April, 2006. (Invited)
  • L. Younes: Geodesic image matching: A wavelet based energy minimization scheme EMMCVPR 2005. Saint Augustine, Fl. November, 2005.
  • Laurent Younes: Groups of Diffeomorphisms Statistical Inferences on Shape Manifolds. AIM-ARCC. May, 2005. (Invited)
  • Laurent Younes: Shapes and Correspondences Workshop on Visual Recognition. MSRI, . April, 2005. (Invited)
  • Deformation analysis with photometric variations IPAM Summer school. Los Angeles. July, 2004. (Invited)
  • Large deformations and point correspondence Department of Mathematics, UMBC. 2004. (Invited)
  • Geodesic Shooting and Image Deformation IPAM GBM conference. Lake Arrowhead. November, 2003. (Invited)
  • Deformation Analysis for deformable templates Mittag-Leffer Institute Stockholm. 2003. (Invited)
  • SEE conference: Le Traitement d'Images is lAube du MUl me Siecle", Paris 2002.
  • SIAM conference on Imaging Science, Boston, USA 2002.
  • Conference on Nonparametric Statistics NPCONF, Crete 2002.
  • Image analysis conference EMMCVPR 2001, Sophia-Antipolis, France 2001.
  • Conference of the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, USA 2000.
  • Numerical analysis conference CANUM 2000, Port d'Albret, France 2000.
  • Tutorial "Image deformation and Warping" and paper presentation at ECCV 2000, Dublin, Ireland 2000.
  • Conference Statistical and Computational Theories of Vision, Fort Collins, USA 1999.
  • Seminar of the Department of computer science, Brown University , Providence, USA 1999.
  • Seminar of the Center for Imaging Science, University John Hopkins, Baltimore, USA 1999.
  • SPIE conference Bayesian inference for inverse problem, San Diego, USA 1998.
  • Image Analysis Workshop of the Centre de Recherches Mathematiques, Montreal, Canada 1998.
  • International Workshop on Visual Forms, Capri, Italy 1997.
  • Image analysis Conference Energy minimization methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Venice, Italy 1997.
  • Image analysis conference: ICPR'96, Vienna, Austria 1996.
  • Conference Reconnaissance de formes et intelligence artificielle, Rennes, France 1996.
  • Signal processing conference, University of Cergy-Pontoise, France 1995.
  • International Statistical Institute conference, Beijing, China 1995.
  • Prague statistical conference, Prague 1994.
  • Image analysis conference ECCV'94, Stockholm 1994.
  • Conference Neuromimetic networks, Lyon, France 1994.
  • Conference Numerical Probability, Paris 1993.
  • Conference Curves, Images, Massive Computation, Oberwolfach, Germany 1993.
  • Conference Theoretical aspects of neural networks, Paris 1992.
  • University Sun- Yat-Tse seminar, Taiwan 1991.
  • Conference Markov Random Fields and Related topics, Academia Sinica, Taipei 1991.
  • Rome 2 University seminar, Rome, Italy 1990.
  • Conference Stochastic models and Imaging, Oberwolfach, Germany 1990.
  • System Research Center seminar, University of Maryland 1990.
  • Conference Stochastics, Oberwolfach, Germany 1990.
  • Statistics seminar, ETH Zentrum, Zurich 1989.
  • AMS conference on Spatial Statistics and Imaging, Brunswick, USA 1988.

Professional Activities

  • Organizer of SAMSI's workshop: 'Geometry and Statistics of Shape Spaces' July 7-13, 2007

Research Interests

  • Deformation Analysis and Computational anatomy
  • Statistical analysis of image data

Research Capabilities

  • Statistics
  • Applied Probability
  • Mathematical image analysis

Publications: All Publications

  1. Younes,L. "Couplage de l'estimation et du recuit pour des champs de Gibbs". C.R Acad. Sc. Paris série I. No. 13 (1986):t. 303
  2. Younes, L.. "Estimation and Annealing for Gibbsian Fields". Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincaré vol 24. No. 2 (1988):269-294
  3. Younes, L.. "Parameter Estimation for Imperfectly Observed Gibbsian Fields". Prob. Theory and Rel. Fields (1989):82, 625-645
  4. Azencott, R., A. Doutriaux, and L. Younes. "Synchronous Boltzmann Machines and Outline Based Image Classification". Proc. Int. Neural Network Conf.. Kluwer Ac. Publ. Boston (1990) (Paris Juil, 90, IEEE)
  5. Younes, L.. "Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Gibbs Fields". Spatial Statistics and Imaging: Proceedings of an AMS-IMS-SIAM Joint Summer Research Conference. Lecture Notes-Monograph Series, Institute of Mathmatical Statist, Edited by A. Possolo (1991)
  6. Frigessi, A., C.R. Hwang, and L. Younes. "Optical Spectral Structure of Reversable Stochastic Matrices, Monte Carlo Methods, and the Simulation of Markov Random Fields". Annals of Applied Probability Vol. 2. No. 3 (1992):610-628
  7. Younes, L.. "Parameter Estimation for Imperfectly Observed Gibbs Fields and Some Comments on Chalmond's EM Gibssian Algorithm". Stochastic Models, Statistical Methods and Algorithms in Image Analysis. Lecture Notes in Statistics, Springer, Edited by P. Barone and A. Frigessi (1992)
  8. Azencott, R., A. Doutriaux, L. Younes. "Synchronous Boltzmann Machines and Curve Identification Tasks". Network: Computations in Neural Networks (1993):4, 461-480
  9. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Image Restoration". Proceedings of Third European Conference of Computer Vision, Stockholm. Lecture Notes in Comp. Sci. 801, Springer Verlag, Edited by J.O. Eklundh (1994)
  10. Younes, L.. "Learning Algorithms for Boltzmann Machines and Extended Models". Proceedings of 12 ICPR, Jerusalem (1994)
  11. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Modeling in Image Analysis". Actes du Congrès de l'Institut International de Statistique, Pékin, 1995 (1995)
  12. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Boltzmann Machines Can Be Universial Estimators". Applied Mathmatical Letters (1996)
  13. Younes, L.. "Representation of Gibbs Fields by Synchronous Random Fields". Markov Processes and Related Fields (1996):2,285-316
  14. Younes, L.. "A Distance for Elasitic Matching in Object Recognition". C.R. Acad. Sc. Paris (1996)
  15. Younes, L.. "Apprentissage de Modèles Synchrones. Application à la Détection de Bords ". Actes du Congrès RFIA 96 (1996)
  16. Azencott, R., F. Coldefy and L. Younes. "A Distance for Elastic Matching in Object Recognition". Proceedings ICPR'96 (Vienne) (1996)
  17. Azencott, R., J. Wang, and L. Younes. "Texture Classification Using Windowed Fourier Filters". IEEE PAMI (1997)
  18. Azencott, R., L. Younes. "An Energy Minimization Method for Matching and Comparing Structured Object Representations". Proceedings of EMMCVPR'97. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1223 (1997)
  19. Béréziat, D., I. Herlin, L. Younes. "Motion Detection Methods Applied to Meteorological Images". . (1997)
  20. Younes, L.. "Optical Matching Between Shapes via Elastic Deformations". Advances in Visual Form Analysis. World Scientific, Edited by C. Arcelli, L.P. Cordella, G. Sanniti di Baja (1997)
  21. Younes, L.. "Computable Elastic Distance Between Shapes". SIAM Journal of Applied Math (1998):565-586
  22. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Random Fields and Image Restoration". IEEE PAMI (1998):20-24, 380-390
  23. Younes, L.. "Stochastic Gradient Strategies for Markov Random Fields". Proceedings of SPIE Conference on Bayesian Inference for Inverse Problems, San Diego (1998)
  24. Younes, L.. "On the Convergence of Markovian Stochastic Algorithms with Rapidly Decreasing Ergodicity Rates". Stochastics and Stochastics Reports (1999):65, 177-228
  25. Younes, L.. "Optical Matching Between Shapes via Elastic Deformations". Image and Vision Computing Journal (1999)
  26. Béréziat, D., I. Herlin, L. Younes. "Motion Estimation Using Volume Conserving Hypothesis". International Conference Accoustic, Speech, and Signal Processing ICASSP'99, Phoenix (1999)
  27. Trouvé, A. and L. Younes. "Diffeomorphic Matching Problems in One Dimension: Designing and Minimizing Matching Functionals". Proceedings of ECCV'2000 (2000)
  28. Trouvé, A. and L. Younes. "Mise en correspondance par difféomorphismes en une dimension: définition et minimisation". Proceedings of CVPR'2000 (2000)
  29. Béréziat, D., I. Herlin, L. Younes. "A generalized Optical Flow Constraint and Its Physical Interpretation". Proceedings of CVPR'2000 (2000)
  30. Younes, L.. "Calibrating Parameters of Cost Functionals in Computer Vision". Proceedings of ECCV'2000 (2000)
  31. Trouvé, A. and L. Younes. "On a Class of Diffeomorphic Matching Problems in One Dimension". SIAM J. Control Optim. (2001)
  32. Miller, M. and L. Younes. "Group Actions, Diffeomorphisms and Matching: A General Framework". Int. J. Computer Vision (2001)
  33. Camion, V., L. Younes. "Geodesic Interpolating Splines". Proceedings of EMMCVPR 2001 (2001)
  34. Miller, M.I., A. Trouvé, and L. Younes. "On the Metrics and Euler-Lagrange Equations of Computational Anatomy". Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering (2002):275-405
  35. Feldman, T., Y. Younes. "Apprentissage statistique du modele de réponse d'un système perceptif soumis à un environnement naturel. Application à la détection de structures visuellement saillantes". Proceedings of RFIA 2002 (2002)
  36. Bitouk, D., Michael I. Miller, M.I., and Younes, L. "Clutter Metrics for ATR". IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, (2002)
  37. Bitouk, D and Miller, M and Younes, L. "Empirically generated Metric Spaces for ATR in Clutter". Proceedings of the 36th Asilimor Conference on signals, Systems and Computers (2002)
  38. Beg, M.F. and Miller, M.I. and Trouve, A. and Younes, L.. "Computing Large Deformation Metric Mappings via Geodesics Flows of Diffeomorphisms". International Journal Of Computer Vision (2003)
  39. Beg, M.F. and Miller, M. and Trouve, A. and Younes, L. "The Euler--Lagrange Equations for Interpolating Sequence of Landmark Datasets". MICCAI (2003)
  40. Younes, L. Invariance, Deformations et Reconnaissance de formes. Springer. 2003. (in French)
  41. Miller, M, I and Trouve, A and Younes, L. "The Metric Spaces, Euler Equations, and Normal Geodesic Image Motions of Computational Anatomy ". ICIP 2003 (2003)
  42. Guo, H and Rangarajan, A and Joshi, S and Younes, L. "Non-Rigid registration of Shapes via Diffeomorphic point-matching". ISBI 2004 (2004)
  43. Miller, M,I and Trouve, A and Younes, L. "Geodesic Shooting for Computational Anatomy". Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision (2004)
  44. Trouve, A. and Younes, L. "Local Geometry of Deformable Templates". SIAM Journal of Mathematical Analysis (2004)
  45. Glaunes, J and Trouve, A and Younes, L. "Diffeomorphic matching of distributions: A new approach for unlabelled point-sets and sub-manifolds matching". CVPR 04 (2004)
  46. Garcin, L , Rangarajan, A and Younes, L. "Non-rigid registration of shapes via diffeomorphic point matching and clustering". ICIP04 (2004)
  47. Younes, L. "Geodesic interpolating splines and affine transformations". IEEE Image Processing (2004)
  48. Trouve, A and Younes, L. "Metamorphoses through Lie group action". Foundation of computational computing (2004)
  49. L. Lu, G. Hager and L. Younes. "A three tier approach for articulated action modeling and recognition". Proceedings of NIPS’04 (2004)
  50. D. Holm, T. Ratnanather, A. Trouvé and L. Younes . "Soliton dynamics in computational anatomy". Neuroimage (2004)
  51. M. I. Miller, A. Trouvé, M. Vaillant and L. Younes . "Statistics on diffeomorphisms via tangent space representations". Neuroimage (2004)
  52. L. Garcin and L. Younes . "Geodesic matching with free extremities". Journal of Mathematical Imaging (2004)
  53. Cao, Y., Miller, M.I., Winslow, R.L. and Younes, L.. "Large Deformation Diffeomorphic Metric Mapping of Fiber Orientations". Proceedings of ICCV 2005 (2005)
  54. Y. Cao, M. I. Miller, R. Winslow and L. Younes . "Large deformation metric mapping of vector fields". IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging (2005)
  55. P. Helm, H. J. Tseng, L. Younes, E. McVeigh and R. Winslow . "3D Tensor diffusion imaging and quantification of cardiac laminar structure". Magnetic Resonance in Medecine (2005)
  56. T. Feldman and L. Younes . "Homeostatic image perception: an artificial system". Computer Graphics, Vision and Image Processing (2005)
  57. Allassonniere, S.,Trouve, A., Younes, L. . "Geodesic Shooting and Diffeomorphic Matching via Textures Meshes". Proceedings of EMMCVPR'05 (2005)
  58. Garcin, L. and Younes, L. . "Geodesic image matching: A wavelet based energy minimization scheme". Proceedings of EMMCVPR'05 (2005)
  59. Glaunes, J and Trouve, A and Younes, L. " Modeling Planar Shape Variation via Hamiltonian Flows of Curves." Statistics and Analysis of Shapes. , 2006.
  60. Helm , P., A.; Younes, L. ; Beg, M., F. ; Ennis, D. ; Leclercq, C. ; Faris, O. P. ; McVeigh, E. ; Kass, D. ; Miller, M. I. and Winslow, R. L.. "Evidence of Structural Remodeling in the Dyssynchronous Failing Heart". Circulation Research (2006)
  61. L. Younes. "Jacobi Fields in Groups of Diffeomorphisms and Applications". Quarterly Journal of Applied Math (2006)
  62. L. Wang, M. F. Beg, J. T. Ratnanather, C. Ceritoglu, L. Younes, Jo. Morrisk, Jo. Csernansky, ich. lerler. "Large Deformation Diffeomorphism and Momentum Based Hippocampal Shape Discrimination in Dementia of the Alzheimer Type". IEEE Trans. Med Imaging (2006)
  63. J. Glaunes, A. Qiu, M. Miller and L. Younes. "Large Deformation Diffeomorphic Metric Curve Mapping". International Journal of Computer Vision (2007)
  64. Zhang, S., Ratnanather, T., Younes, L. and Zweck, J. . "Diffeomorphic surface flows: a novel method of surface evolution". SIAM J. Applied Math (2007)
  65. L. Younes, M. Miller, A. Qiu and R. Winslow. "Transport of Relational Structures in Groups of Diffeomorphisms". Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision (2007)
  66. J. Tilak Ratnanathera, Laurent Younes, John Zweck, Lei Wang, M. Hosakere, John G. Csernansky and Michael I. Miller. "Statistical Analysis of Surface Roughness via Local Area Maps: Application to the Cingulate in Healthy and Schizophrenic Subjects". Schizophrenia bulletin (2007)
  67. Mirza Faisal Beg, Ryan Dickie, Gregory Golds, Laurent Younes. "Consistent Realignment of 3D Diffusion Tensor MRI Eigenvectors". Proceedings SPIE 2007 (2007)
  68. Qiu, A, . L. Younes, JT Ratnanather, JG Csernansky, and MI Miller. "Cortical thinning of the cingulate gyrus in schizophrenia". Schizophrenia Bulletin (2007)
  69. Qiu, A., L. Younes, L. Wang, S.K. Gillespie, G. Kaplan, J.G. Csernansky, and M.I. Miller. "Combining anatomical manifold information via diffeomorphic metric mappings for studying cortical thinning of the cingulated gyrus in schizophrenia". Neuroimage (2007)
  70. Hao Huang, Akria Yamamoto, Mir Ahamed Hossain, Laurent Younes, Susumu Mori. "Quantitative Cortical Mapping of Fractional Anisotropy in Developing Rat Brains". Journal of Neuroscience (2007)
  71. Laurent Younes, Peter Michor, Jayant Shah and David Mumford. "A Metric on Shape Space with Explicit Geodesics". Atti Accad. Naz. Lincei Cl. Sci. Fis. Mat. Natur. Rend. Lincei (9) Mat. Appl (2007)
  72. A. Qiu, L. Younes, M. Miller, J. Csernansky. "Parallel transport in diffeomorphisms distinguishes the time-dependent pattern of hippocampal surface deformation due to healthy aging and the dementia of the Alzheimer's type". Neuroimage (2008)
  73. Jun Ma, Michael I. Miller Alain Trouvé and Laurent Younes. "Bayesian template estimation in computational anatomy". Neuroimage (2008)
  74. D. Holm,, A. Trouvé and L. Younes . "The Euler Poincare Theory of metamorphosis". Quartely J. Applied Mathematics (2008)
  75. H-F. Chou and L. Younes. "Smoothing Directional Vector fields using dual norms". SIAM J. Image Analysis (2008)
  76. Anqi Qiu, Marilyn Albert, Laurent Younes, Michael I. Miller. "Time Sequence Di eomorphic Metric Mapping and Parallel Transport Track Time-Dependent Shape Changes". Neuroimage (2008)
  77. Laurent Younes, Felipe Arrate, Michael Miller. "Evolution Equations in Computational Anatomy". Neuroimage (2008)

Publications: Abstracts

  1. J. Tilak Ratnanathera, Laurent Younes, John Zweck, Lei Wang, M. Hosakere, John G. Csernansky and Michael I. Miller. "Statistical Analysis of Surface Roughness via Local Area Maps: Application to the Cingulate in Healthy and Schizophrenic Subjects". Schizophrenia bulletin (2007)
  2. Qiu, A, . L. Younes, JT Ratnanather, JG Csernansky, and MI Miller. "Cortical thinning of the cingulate gyrus in schizophrenia". Schizophrenia Bulletin (2007)

Publications: Books

  1. Younes, L. Invariance, Deformations et Reconnaissance de formes. Springer. 2003. (in French)

Publications: Book Chapters

  1. Glaunes, J and Trouve, A and Younes, L. " Modeling Planar Shape Variation via Hamiltonian Flows of Curves." Statistics and Analysis of Shapes. , 2006.

Publications: Journals

  1. A. Qiu, L. Younes, M. Miller, J. Csernansky. "Parallel transport in diffeomorphisms distinguishes the time-dependent pattern of hippocampal surface deformation due to healthy aging and the dementia of the Alzheimer's type". Neuroimage (2008)
  2. Jun Ma, Michael I. Miller Alain Trouvé and Laurent Younes. "Bayesian template estimation in computational anatomy". Neuroimage (2008)
  3. D. Holm,, A. Trouvé and L. Younes . "The Euler Poincare Theory of metamorphosis". Quartely J. Applied Mathematics (2008)
  4. H-F. Chou and L. Younes. "Smoothing Directional Vector fields using dual norms". SIAM J. Image Analysis (2008)
  5. Anqi Qiu, Marilyn Albert, Laurent Younes, Michael I. Miller. "Time Sequence Di eomorphic Metric Mapping and Parallel Transport Track Time-Dependent Shape Changes". Neuroimage (2008)
  6. Laurent Younes, Felipe Arrate, Michael Miller. "Evolution Equations in Computational Anatomy". Neuroimage (2008)
  7. J. Glaunes, A. Qiu, M. Miller and L. Younes. "Large Deformation Diffeomorphic Metric Curve Mapping". International Journal of Computer Vision (2007)
  8. Zhang, S., Ratnanather, T., Younes, L. and Zweck, J. . "Diffeomorphic surface flows: a novel method of surface evolution". SIAM J. Applied Math (2007)
  9. L. Younes, M. Miller, A. Qiu and R. Winslow. "Transport of Relational Structures in Groups of Diffeomorphisms". Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision (2007)
  10. Qiu, A., L. Younes, L. Wang, S.K. Gillespie, G. Kaplan, J.G. Csernansky, and M.I. Miller. "Combining anatomical manifold information via diffeomorphic metric mappings for studying cortical thinning of the cingulated gyrus in schizophrenia". Neuroimage (2007)
  11. Hao Huang, Akria Yamamoto, Mir Ahamed Hossain, Laurent Younes, Susumu Mori. "Quantitative Cortical Mapping of Fractional Anisotropy in Developing Rat Brains". Journal of Neuroscience (2007)
  12. Laurent Younes, Peter Michor, Jayant Shah and David Mumford. "A Metric on Shape Space with Explicit Geodesics". Atti Accad. Naz. Lincei Cl. Sci. Fis. Mat. Natur. Rend. Lincei (9) Mat. Appl (2007)
  13. Helm , P., A.; Younes, L. ; Beg, M., F. ; Ennis, D. ; Leclercq, C. ; Faris, O. P. ; McVeigh, E. ; Kass, D. ; Miller, M. I. and Winslow, R. L.. "Evidence of Structural Remodeling in the Dyssynchronous Failing Heart". Circulation Research (2006)
  14. L. Younes. "Jacobi Fields in Groups of Diffeomorphisms and Applications". Quarterly Journal of Applied Math (2006)
  15. L. Wang, M. F. Beg, J. T. Ratnanather, C. Ceritoglu, L. Younes, Jo. Morrisk, Jo. Csernansky, ich. lerler. "Large Deformation Diffeomorphism and Momentum Based Hippocampal Shape Discrimination in Dementia of the Alzheimer Type". IEEE Trans. Med Imaging (2006)
  16. Y. Cao, M. I. Miller, R. Winslow and L. Younes . "Large deformation metric mapping of vector fields". IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging (2005)
  17. P. Helm, H. J. Tseng, L. Younes, E. McVeigh and R. Winslow . "3D Tensor diffusion imaging and quantification of cardiac laminar structure". Magnetic Resonance in Medecine (2005)
  18. T. Feldman and L. Younes . "Homeostatic image perception: an artificial system". Computer Graphics, Vision and Image Processing (2005)
  19. Miller, M,I and Trouve, A and Younes, L. "Geodesic Shooting for Computational Anatomy". Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision (2004)
  20. Trouve, A. and Younes, L. "Local Geometry of Deformable Templates". SIAM Journal of Mathematical Analysis (2004)
  21. Younes, L. "Geodesic interpolating splines and affine transformations". IEEE Image Processing (2004)
  22. Trouve, A and Younes, L. "Metamorphoses through Lie group action". Foundation of computational computing (2004)
  23. D. Holm, T. Ratnanather, A. Trouvé and L. Younes . "Soliton dynamics in computational anatomy". Neuroimage (2004)
  24. M. I. Miller, A. Trouvé, M. Vaillant and L. Younes . "Statistics on diffeomorphisms via tangent space representations". Neuroimage (2004)
  25. L. Garcin and L. Younes . "Geodesic matching with free extremities". Journal of Mathematical Imaging (2004)
  26. Beg, M.F. and Miller, M.I. and Trouve, A. and Younes, L.. "Computing Large Deformation Metric Mappings via Geodesics Flows of Diffeomorphisms". International Journal Of Computer Vision (2003)
  27. Miller, M.I., A. Trouvé, and L. Younes. "On the Metrics and Euler-Lagrange Equations of Computational Anatomy". Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering (2002):275-405
  28. Bitouk, D., Michael I. Miller, M.I., and Younes, L. "Clutter Metrics for ATR". IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, (2002)
  29. Trouvé, A. and L. Younes. "On a Class of Diffeomorphic Matching Problems in One Dimension". SIAM J. Control Optim. (2001)
  30. Miller, M. and L. Younes. "Group Actions, Diffeomorphisms and Matching: A General Framework". Int. J. Computer Vision (2001)
  31. Younes, L.. "On the Convergence of Markovian Stochastic Algorithms with Rapidly Decreasing Ergodicity Rates". Stochastics and Stochastics Reports (1999):65, 177-228
  32. Younes, L.. "Optical Matching Between Shapes via Elastic Deformations". Image and Vision Computing Journal (1999)
  33. Younes, L.. "Computable Elastic Distance Between Shapes". SIAM Journal of Applied Math (1998):565-586
  34. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Random Fields and Image Restoration". IEEE PAMI (1998):20-24, 380-390
  35. Azencott, R., J. Wang, and L. Younes. "Texture Classification Using Windowed Fourier Filters". IEEE PAMI (1997)
  36. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Boltzmann Machines Can Be Universial Estimators". Applied Mathmatical Letters (1996)
  37. Younes, L.. "Representation of Gibbs Fields by Synchronous Random Fields". Markov Processes and Related Fields (1996):2,285-316
  38. Younes, L.. "A Distance for Elasitic Matching in Object Recognition". C.R. Acad. Sc. Paris (1996)
  39. Azencott, R., A. Doutriaux, L. Younes. "Synchronous Boltzmann Machines and Curve Identification Tasks". Network: Computations in Neural Networks (1993):4, 461-480
  40. Frigessi, A., C.R. Hwang, and L. Younes. "Optical Spectral Structure of Reversable Stochastic Matrices, Monte Carlo Methods, and the Simulation of Markov Random Fields". Annals of Applied Probability Vol. 2. No. 3 (1992):610-628
  41. Younes, L.. "Parameter Estimation for Imperfectly Observed Gibbsian Fields". Prob. Theory and Rel. Fields (1989):82, 625-645
  42. Younes, L.. "Estimation and Annealing for Gibbsian Fields". Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincaré vol 24. No. 2 (1988):269-294
  43. Younes,L. "Couplage de l'estimation et du recuit pour des champs de Gibbs". C.R Acad. Sc. Paris série I. No. 13 (1986):t. 303

Publications: Conference Proceedings

  1. Mirza Faisal Beg, Ryan Dickie, Gregory Golds, Laurent Younes. "Consistent Realignment of 3D Diffusion Tensor MRI Eigenvectors". Proceedings SPIE 2007 (2007)
  2. Cao, Y., Miller, M.I., Winslow, R.L. and Younes, L.. "Large Deformation Diffeomorphic Metric Mapping of Fiber Orientations". Proceedings of ICCV 2005 (2005)
  3. Allassonniere, S.,Trouve, A., Younes, L. . "Geodesic Shooting and Diffeomorphic Matching via Textures Meshes". Proceedings of EMMCVPR'05 (2005)
  4. Garcin, L. and Younes, L. . "Geodesic image matching: A wavelet based energy minimization scheme". Proceedings of EMMCVPR'05 (2005)
  5. Guo, H and Rangarajan, A and Joshi, S and Younes, L. "Non-Rigid registration of Shapes via Diffeomorphic point-matching". ISBI 2004 (2004)
  6. Glaunes, J and Trouve, A and Younes, L. "Diffeomorphic matching of distributions: A new approach for unlabelled point-sets and sub-manifolds matching". CVPR 04 (2004)
  7. Garcin, L , Rangarajan, A and Younes, L. "Non-rigid registration of shapes via diffeomorphic point matching and clustering". ICIP04 (2004)
  8. L. Lu, G. Hager and L. Younes. "A three tier approach for articulated action modeling and recognition". Proceedings of NIPS’04 (2004)
  9. Beg, M.F. and Miller, M. and Trouve, A. and Younes, L. "The Euler--Lagrange Equations for Interpolating Sequence of Landmark Datasets". MICCAI (2003)
  10. Miller, M, I and Trouve, A and Younes, L. "The Metric Spaces, Euler Equations, and Normal Geodesic Image Motions of Computational Anatomy ". ICIP 2003 (2003)
  11. Feldman, T., Y. Younes. "Apprentissage statistique du modele de réponse d'un système perceptif soumis à un environnement naturel. Application à la détection de structures visuellement saillantes". Proceedings of RFIA 2002 (2002)
  12. Bitouk, D and Miller, M and Younes, L. "Empirically generated Metric Spaces for ATR in Clutter". Proceedings of the 36th Asilimor Conference on signals, Systems and Computers (2002)
  13. Camion, V., L. Younes. "Geodesic Interpolating Splines". Proceedings of EMMCVPR 2001 (2001)
  14. Trouvé, A. and L. Younes. "Diffeomorphic Matching Problems in One Dimension: Designing and Minimizing Matching Functionals". Proceedings of ECCV'2000 (2000)
  15. Trouvé, A. and L. Younes. "Mise en correspondance par difféomorphismes en une dimension: définition et minimisation". Proceedings of CVPR'2000 (2000)
  16. Béréziat, D., I. Herlin, L. Younes. "A generalized Optical Flow Constraint and Its Physical Interpretation". Proceedings of CVPR'2000 (2000)
  17. Younes, L.. "Calibrating Parameters of Cost Functionals in Computer Vision". Proceedings of ECCV'2000 (2000)
  18. Béréziat, D., I. Herlin, L. Younes. "Motion Estimation Using Volume Conserving Hypothesis". International Conference Accoustic, Speech, and Signal Processing ICASSP'99, Phoenix (1999)
  19. Younes, L.. "Stochastic Gradient Strategies for Markov Random Fields". Proceedings of SPIE Conference on Bayesian Inference for Inverse Problems, San Diego (1998)
  20. Azencott, R., L. Younes. "An Energy Minimization Method for Matching and Comparing Structured Object Representations". Proceedings of EMMCVPR'97. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1223 (1997)
  21. Béréziat, D., I. Herlin, L. Younes. "Motion Detection Methods Applied to Meteorological Images". . (1997)
  22. Younes, L.. "Optical Matching Between Shapes via Elastic Deformations". Advances in Visual Form Analysis. World Scientific, Edited by C. Arcelli, L.P. Cordella, G. Sanniti di Baja (1997)
  23. Younes, L.. "Apprentissage de Modèles Synchrones. Application à la Détection de Bords ". Actes du Congrès RFIA 96 (1996)
  24. Azencott, R., F. Coldefy and L. Younes. "A Distance for Elastic Matching in Object Recognition". Proceedings ICPR'96 (Vienne) (1996)
  25. Younes, L.. "Synchronous Modeling in Image Analysis". Actes du Congrès de l'Institut International de Statistique, Pékin, 1995 (1995)
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  28. Younes, L.. "Parameter Estimation for Imperfectly Observed Gibbs Fields and Some Comments on Chalmond's EM Gibssian Algorithm". Stochastic Models, Statistical Methods and Algorithms in Image Analysis. Lecture Notes in Statistics, Springer, Edited by P. Barone and A. Frigessi (1992)
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Supervised Students

  • Stephanie Allassonniere Postdoc
  • Felipe Arrate Ph.D Graduate
  • Dominique Bereziat Ph.D Graduate Analysis of Deformable Moving Objects: defended in October 1999
  • Hsiao-Fang Chou Ph.D Graduate
  • Thomas Feldman Ph.D Graduate Perceptive Image Models: in preparation.
  • Sebastien Gadat Ph. D. Graduate Learning algorithms for Object recognition In preparation
  • Laurent Garcin Ph. D. Graduate Image Matching for geographical data, in preparation.
  • Joan Glaunes Graduate (co-advised with A. Trouve)
  • Joan Glaunes Ph.D Postdoc
  • Jun Ma Ph.D. Graduate co-advised by M. Miller
  • Francisco Sanchez-Vega Ph. D. Graduate co-advised with D. Geman
  • Wen Wu Graduate
  • Erdem Yoruk Ph.D Graduate co-advised by D. Geman



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