faculty-profile

Hong Man

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR & CPE UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM DIRECTOR (RESEARCH INTERESTS: MULTIMEDIA NETWORKING, IMAGE AND DATA ANALYSIS, MEDICAL IMAGING, VIDEO CODING)
Building: Burchard Buidling
Room: 201
Phone: 201.216.5038
Fax: 201.216.8246
Email: hman@stevens.edu
Website
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department:  Electrical and Computer Engineering
Program:  Computer Engineering
Research Center:  Center for Intelligent Networked Systems
Laboratory:  Visual Information Environment Lab
Education
  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, 1999 Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, 1994 Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
  • B.S., Electronics Engineering, 1988 Soochow University, Suzhou, China
Research
  • Multimedia Networking: Network QoS, network security, ad hoc wireless networks, sensor networks, peer-to-peer networks
  • Image and Data Analysis: Face and gesture recognition, target detection and tracking, behavioral modeling, time sequence analysis
  • Medical Imaging: Functional MRI brain activation detection, prostate cancer and breast cancer detection, telemedicine
  • Video Coding: 3-D subband video coding, memory and computation efficiency
Professional Societies

Senior member, IEEE

Member, ACM 

Selected Publications
Generic
  1. H. Man, F. Kossentini and M. Smith. (Dec 1999). ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 29/WG1 N666, N751, N864, N1016, N1196, N1317, N1484, International Standard Organization Contributions.
Conference Proceedings
  1. H. Man, F. Kossentini and M. J. T. Smith. (Apr 1997). "A Channel Error Robust EZW Image Coding Technique", Second Erlangen Symposium on Advances in Digital Image Communication.
  2. H. Man, F. Kossentini and M. J. T. Smith. (Oct 1997). "A Class of EZW Image Coders For Noisy Channels", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIPí97). 3 90-93.
  3. H. Man, Q. H. Pham and M. J. T. Smith. (Dec 1998). "An Efficient End-To-End ATR System With Low Bit Rate Sensor Data Transmission", U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command Workshop on Data Compression Processing Techniques for Missile Guidance Data Link. 487-502.
  4. H. Man, M. J. T. Smith and F. Kossentini. (Jan 1999). "On Robustness of Adaptive Quantization for Subband Coding of Images", SPIE Conference on Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIPí99).
  5. H. Man, M. J. T. Smith. (Feb 1999). "A New Three-Dimensional Subband Coding Technique for Digital Video Broadcasting", Second Annual UCSD/IEEE Conference on Wireless Communications. 79-87.
  6. H. Man, F. Kossentini, M. J.T. Smith. (Sep 2000). "An Error Resilient Coding Technique for JPEG2000", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIPí00).
  7. A. Docef, H. Man, J. Monaco, and M. J. T. Smith. (Jun 2001). "A System for Real-Time Ultrasound", INFORMS International 2001 Conference.
  8. D. Sun and H. Man. (Oct 2001). "Performance Comparison of Transport Control Protocols over Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", 12th IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication.
  9. D. Sun and H. Man. (Oct 2001). "TCP Flow-Based Performance Analysis of On-Demand Routing Protocols for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE Vehicular Technology VTC-2001/Fall Conference.
  10. D. Sun and H. Man. (Nov 2001). "ENIC - An Improved Reliable Transport Scheme for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE GLOBECOM Conference 2001.
  11. H. Man, R. de Queiroz and M. J. T. Smith. (Jul 2002). "A New 3-D Subband Video Coding Technique", IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing.
  12. D. Sun and H. Man. (Jul 2002). "Evaluation of Reliable Data Transport Schemes for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", 6th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2002).
  13. H. Man and Y. Li. (Oct 2002). "Layered Video Streams over Ad Hoc Campus Network", the 5th IEEE DSP Workshop (DSPí02).
  14. H. Man and Y. Li. (Dec 2002). "Multi-Stream Video Transport over MPLS Networks", IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSPí02).
  15. H. Man and Y. Li. (Jul 2003). "Multi-Stream Video Transport over DiffServ LANs", IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICMEí03).
  16. H. Man and Y. Li. (Aug 2003). "Multi-Path MPEG-4 Streaming over DiffServ Ad Hoc Wireless Networks", IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Research and Education (ITRE 2003).
Journals
  1. H. Man, F. Kossentini and M. J. T. Smith. (Feb 1999). "A Family of Efficient and Channel Error Resilient Wavelet/Subband Image Coders", IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 9 (1), 95-108.
  2. H. Man, R. de Queiroz and M. J. T. Smith. (2002). "3-D Subband Coding Techniques for Wireless Video Communications", IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology.
  3. H. Man, A. Docef and F. Kossentini. (2002). "Performance Analysis of the JPEG 2000 Image Coding Standard", Multimedia Tools and Applications, special issue on Image and Video Coding Techniques, Multimedia Too Kluwer Academic Publishers.
  4. H. Man, F. Kossentini and M. J. T. Smith. (Aug 1997). "Robust EZW Image Coding For Noisy Channels", IEEE Signal Processing Letter, 4 (8), 227-229.
Courses
  • CPE 645 Image Processing and Computer Vision
  • CPE 536 Integrated Services - Multimedia
  • CPE 462 Introduction to Image Processing and Coding
  • CPE 490 Information Systems Engineering I
  • BME 504 Medical Instrumentation and Imaging
  • EE 611 Digital Communications Engineering
  • CPE 646 Pattern Recognition and Classification