Paper in ACM IUI15: “Inferring Meal Eating Activities in Real World Settings from Ambient Sounds: A Feasibility Study”

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 Posted in ACM ICMI/IUI, Activity Recognition, Audio Analysis, Behavioral Imaging, Edison Thomaz, Gregory Abowd, Health Systems, Machine Learning, Multimedia | No Comments »

Paper [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2015-Thomaz-IMEARWSFASFS] Abstract Dietary self-monitoring has been shown to be an effective method for weight-loss, but it remains an onerous task despite recent advances in food journaling systems. Semi-automated food journaling ... Read more..

Paper in M2CAI 2014: “Video Based Assessment of OSATS Using Sequential Motion Textures”

Sunday, September 14th, 2014 Posted in Activity Recognition, Behavioral Imaging, Computer Vision, Medical, MICCAI, Papers, Thomas Ploetz, Vinay Bettadapura, Yachna Sharma | No Comments »

Paper [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2014-Sharma-VBAOUSMT] Abstract A fully automated framework for video-based surgical skill assessment is presented that incorporates the sequential and qualitative aspects of surgical motion in a data-driven manner. The Objective Structured ... Read more..

Paper in ECCV Workshop 2012: “Weakly Supervised Learning of Object Segmentations from Web-Scale Videos”

Sunday, October 7th, 2012 Posted in Activity Recognition, Awards, Google, Matthias Grundmann, Multimedia, PAMI/ICCV/CVPR/ECCV, Papers, Vivek Kwatra, WWW | No Comments »

Weakly Supervised Learning of Object Segmentations from Web-Scale Videos [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2012-Hartmann-WSLOSFWV] Abstract We propose to learn pixel-level segmentations of objects from weakly labeled (tagged) internet videos. Speci cally, given a large collection of ... Read more..

Paper in IEEE ICCP 2012: “Calibration-Free Rolling Shutter Removal”

Saturday, April 28th, 2012 Posted in Computational Photography and Video, Daniel Castro, ICCP, Matthias Grundmann, Vivek Kwatra | No Comments »

Calibration-Free Rolling Shutter Removal [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2012-Grundmann-CRSR] Abstract We present a novel algorithm for efficient removal of rolling shutter distortions in uncalibrated streaming videos. Our proposed method is calibration free as it does ... Read more..

Award (2012): Best Computer Vision Paper Award by Google Research

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 Posted in Computational Photography and Video, Matthias Grundmann, Papers, Vivek Kwatra | No Comments »

Our following paper was just awarded the Excellent Paper for 2011 in Computer Vision by Google Research. [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2011-Grundmann-AVSWROCP] Casually shot videos captured by handheld or mobile cameras suffer from significant ... Read more..

Essa, Egerstedt Named IEEE Fellows | School of Interactive Computing

Monday, November 21st, 2011 Posted in Awards, In The News | No Comments »

Via Georgia Tech School of Interactive Computing's Website > Essa, Egerstedt Named IEEE Fellows. The IEEE Board of Directors has elected professors Irfan Essa and Magnus Egerstedt (both Interactive Computing) as Fellows in its ... Read more..

PhD Fellowships from Google Research for Matthias Grundmann

Monday, May 16th, 2011 Posted in Awards, In The News, Matthias Grundmann | No Comments »

Congratulations to Matthias Grundmann, winner of the Google PhD Fellowship in Computer Vision for 2012. via PhD Fellowships - Google Research. Google PhD Fellowship Program Overview Nurturing and maintaining strong relations with the ... Read more..

Awarded the “GVU 15 years of Impact Award”

Thursday, October 25th, 2007 Posted in Events, In The News, Research | No Comments »

Awarded the "GVU 15 years of Impact Award" at GVU 15 Anniversary Celebration and Symposium on October 25, 2007. Schedule Event Photos List of Recipients Book of Awards QuickTime Movie Read more..