Yang Hong-Bin

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Lausanne, Switzerland


École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

M.S. in Computer Science
Sep. 2021 ~ Present

Taiwan Tech

B.S. in Computer Science
Sep. 2016 ~ Jun. 2020

  • GPA: 4.05/4.3, Rank: 3/70

Czech Technical University in Prague

Exchange Student in Faculty of Electrical Engineering​
Feb. 2020 ~ Jun. 2020

  • GPA: 1.0/1.0

Professional Experience

AiiULab (Artificial Intelligence and Image Understanding), Academia Sinica

Research Assistant
Jul. 2020 ~ Dec. 2020

  • Conduct research on deep learning-based image harmonization and image forgery detection.

Lab of Image/Video Processing and Compression, Taiwan Tech

Student Research Assistant
Jan. 2019 ~ Feb. 2020

  • Conducted research on chroma subsampling and upsampling.
  • Proposed a method on YUV420 subsampling, which outperform the previous state-of-the-art by >1db in evaluation of color-PSNR.

STAR BIT Innovation Co.,Ltd.

Software Engineer Intern
Mar. 2018 ~ Jul. 2019

  • Work on a team and built a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange. My main responsibility is developing APIs in JavaScript to connect different types of Ethereum wallets to the website.
  • Collaborated with KeyXentic Inc. and developed a Chrome Extension, which enables their hardware cryptocurrency wallet to access web services directly through Web3.


  • Chung, K. L., Cheng, J. S., & Yang, H. B. (2020). Effective Chroma Subsampling and Luma Modification for RGB Full-Color Images Using the Multiple Linear Regression Technique. IEEE Access, 8, 118315-118323. (Link to Paper)
    • I proposed the initial idea of applying multiple linear regression on this task and tested some existing methods which we listed for comparison in the paper.

Honors & Awards

  • 2021 | Special Award – Shin Kong Mitsukoshi International Photography Contest
  • 2020 | Study Abroad Scholarship, Taiwan Tech and Ministry of Education, Taiwan
    • Based on English proficiency and academic performance
  • 2019 | College Student Research Scholarship, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan
    • Based on research proposal and academic performance
    • Proposed a CNN-based chroma upsampling method for light field image
  • 2019 | Silver Award – ICPC Taiwan National Contest for Technology Universities
    • Preliminary for ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ACM-ICPC)
  • 2018 | 1st Place – National Taiwan University System App Innovation Contest
    • Interscholastic competition in between National Taiwan University System
    • Proposed a map-based student forum
    • I developed the client-side Android App
  • 2018 | Honorable mention – National Collegiate Programming Contest (Taiwan)
    • Preliminary for ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ACM-ICPC)
  • 2017 | Best Presentation Award – Intelligent Living Hackathon
    • Top 6 among 50 teams
    • Proposed a management system for a shared refrigerator in a dormitory
    • I develop an App which is used for read student-id and scan barcodes on food packaging