publications

2017

Weiyu Lan, Xirong Li, Jianfeng Dong (2017): Fluency-Guided Cross-Lingual Image Captioning. In: ACM Multimedia, 2017. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Qijie Wei, Xiaoxu Wang, Xirong Li (2017): Harvesting Deep Models for Cross-Lingual Image Annotation. The 15th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI), 2017. (Type: Conference | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li (2017): Tag Relevance Fusion for Social Image Retrieval. In: Multimedia Systems, 23 (1), pp. 29–40, 2017, ISSN: 1432-1882. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2016

Cees G. M. Snoek, Jianfeng Dong, Xirong Li, Xiaoxu Wang, Qijie Wei, Weiyu Lan, Efstratios Gavves, Noureldien Hussein, Dennis C. Koelma, Arnold W. M. Smeulders (2016): University of Amsterdam and Renmin University at TRECVID 2016: Searching Video, Detecting Events and Describing Video. TRECVID Workshop, 2016. (Type: Conference | Abstract | BibTeX)
Jianfeng Dong, Xirong Li, Weiyu Lan, Yujia Huo, Cees G. M. Snoek (2016): Early Embedding and Late Reranking for Video Captioning. ACM Multimedia, 2016, (Grand Challenge Award). (Type: Conference | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Yujia Huo, Qin Jin, Jieping Xu (2016): Detecting Violence in Video using Subclasses. In: ACM Multimedia, 2016. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Qin Jin (2016): Improving Image Captioning by Concept-based Sentence Reranking. In: The 17th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM), pp. 231-240, 2016, (Best Paper Runner-up). (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Masoud Mazloom, Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek (2016): TagBook: A Semantic Video Representation Without Supervision for Event Detection. In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), 18 (7), pp. 1378-1388, 2016. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Weiyu Lan, Jianfeng Dong, Hailong Liu (2016): Adding Chinese Captions to Images. In: Proceedings of the 2016 ACM on International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), pp. 271–275, 2016. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Tiberio Uricchio, Lamberto Ballan, Marco Bertini, Cees G. M. Snoek, Alberto Del Bimbo (2016): Socializing the Semantic Gap: A Comparative Survey on Image Tag Assignment, Refinement, and Retrieval. In: ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), 49 (1), pp. 14:1-14:39, 2016. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2015

Xirong Li, Tiberio Uricchio, Lamberto Ballan, Marco Bertini, Cees G. M. Snoek, Alberto Del Bimbo (2015): Image Tag Assignment, Refinement and Retrieval. In: Proceedings of the 23rd Annual ACM Conference on Multimedia Conference (ACMMM), pp. 1325–1326, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Jianfeng Dong, Xirong Li, Shuai Liao, Jieping Xu, Duanqing Xu, Xiaoyong Du (2015): Image Retrieval by Cross-Media Relevance Fusion. In: ACM Multimedia, pp. 173–176, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Qin Jin, Xirong Li, Haibing Cao, Yujia Huo, Shuai Liao, Gang Yang, Jieping Xu (2015): RUCMM at MediaEval 2015 Affective Impact of Movies Task: Fusion of Audio and Visual Cues. In: Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2015 Workshop, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Qin Jin, Shuai Liao, Junwei Liang, Xixi He, Yujia Huo, Weiyu Lan, Bin Xiao, Yanxiong Lu, Jieping Xu (2015): RUC-Tencent at ImageCLEF 2015: Concept Detection, Localization and Sentence Generation. 2015. (Type: Technical Report | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Shuai Liao, Weiyu Lan, Xiaoyong Du, Gang Yang (2015): Zero-shot Image Tagging by Hierarchical Semantic Embedding. In: SIGIR, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Shuai Liao, Xirong Li, Heng Tao Shen, Yang Yang, Xiaoyong Du (2015): Tag Features for Geo-Aware Image Classification. In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), 17 (7), pp. 1058-1067, 2015. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Junwei Liang, Qin Jin, Xixi He, Gang Yang, Jieping Xu, Xirong Li (2015): Detecting semantic concepts in consumer videos using audio. In: International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 2279–2283, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Svetlana Kordumova, Xirong Li, Cees G.M. Snoek (2015): Best Practices for Learning Video Concept Detectors from Social Media Examples. In: Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP), 74 (4), pp. 1291–1315, 2015, ISSN: 1380-7501. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)

2014

Xixi He, Xirong Li, Gang Yang, Jieping Xu, Qin Jin (2014): Adaptive Tag Selection for Image Annotation. In: Proceedings of the 15th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM), pp. 11–21, 2014. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Xixi He, Gang Yang, Qin Jin, Jieping Xu (2014): Renmin University of China at ImageCLEF 2014 Scalable Concept Image Annotation. In: CLEF (Working Notes), pp. 380–385, 2014. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Jieping Xu, Xirong Li, Yun Hao, Gang Yang (2014): Source Separation Improves Music Emotion Recognition. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), pp. 423, 2014. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Masoud Mazloom, Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek (2014): Few-Example Video Event Retrieval using Tag Propagation. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), pp. 459, 2014. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)

2013

Shuai Liao, Xirong Li, Xiaoyong Du (2013): Cross-Codebook Image Classification. In: The 14th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM), pp. 497–504, 2013. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek (2013): Classifying tag relevance with relevant positive and negative examples. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACMMM), pp. 485–488, 2013. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Svetlana Kordumova, Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek (2013): Evaluating Sources and Strategies for Learning Video Concepts from Social Media. In: the 11th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI), pp. 91–96, 2013. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring, Dennis Koelma, Arnold W. M. Smeulders (2013): Bootstrapping Visual Categorization With Relevant Negatives. In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), 15 (4), pp. 933-945, 2013. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Shuai Liao, Binbin Liu, Gang Yang, Qin Jin, Jieping Xu, Xiaoyong Du (2013): Renmin University of China at ImageCLEF 2013 Scalable Concept Image Annotation. In: CLEF (Working Notes), 2013. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)

2012

Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring, Arnold W. M. Smeulders (2012): Harvesting Social Images for Bi-Concept Search. In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), 14 (4), pp. 1091–1104, 2012. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring, Arnold W. M. Smeulders (2012): Fusing Concept Detection and Geo Context for Visual Search. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), pp. 4:1–4:8, 2012, ISBN: 978-1-4503-1329-2. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li (2012): Content-based Visual Search Learned from Social Media. Informatics Institute, University of Amsterdam, 2012, ISBN: 9789461820822, (ACM SIGMM 2013 Best PhD Thesis Award). (Type: PhD Thesis | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2011

Xirong Li, Efstratios Gavves, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring, Arnold W. M. Smeulders (2011): Personalizing automated image annotation using cross-entropy. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACMMM), pp. 233–242, 2011. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring, Arnold W. M. Smeulders (2011): Social negative bootstrapping for visual categorization. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), pp. 12, 2011. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2010

Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring (2010): Unsupervised multi-feature tag relevance learning for social image retrieval. In: ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR), pp. 10–17, 2010, (best paper award). (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2009

Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring (2009): Learning Social Tag Relevance by Neighbor Voting. In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), 11 (7), pp. 1310–1322, 2009, (best paper award). (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek (2009): Visual categorization with negative examples for free. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACMMM), pp. 661–664, 2009. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring (2009): Annotating images by harnessing worldwide user-tagged photos. In: IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 3717–3720, 2009. (Type: Inproceeding | Links | BibTeX)
Dong Wang, Zhikun Wang, Jianmin Li, Bo Zhang, Xirong Li (2009): Query representation by structured concept threads with application to interactive video retrieval. In: Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation (JVCIR), 20 (2), pp. 104–116, 2009. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2008

Xin-Jing Wang, Lei Zhang, Xirong Li, Wei-Ying Ma (2008): Annotating Images by Mining Image Search Results. In: IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), 30 (11), pp. 1919–1932, 2008. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring (2008): Learning tag relevance by neighbor voting for social image retrieval. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia Information Retrieval (MIR), pp. 180–187, 2008. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2007

Dong Wang, Xirong Li, Jianmin Li, Bo Zhang (2007): The importance of query-concept-mapping for automatic video retrieval. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACMMM), pp. 285–288, 2007. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Xirong Li, Dong Wang, Jianmin Li, Bo Zhang (2007): Video search in concept subspace: a text-like paradigm. In: ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR), pp. 603–610, 2007. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

2006

Xirong Li, Le Chen, Lei Zhang, Fuzong Lin, Wei-Ying Ma (2006): Image annotation by large-scale content-based image retrieval. In: ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACMMM), pp. 607–610, 2006. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)