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[bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2015-Thomaz-IMEARWSFASFS]
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..
[bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2013-Rehg-DCSB]
We introduce a new problem domain for activity recognition: the analysis of children's social and communicative behaviors based on video and audio data. We specifically target interactions between ... Read more..