• TOMM special issue deadline extension October 5th, 2017 TOMM special issue deadline extensionDear all, The new deadline of the special issue on Multi-modal Understanding of Social, Affective and Subjective Attributes of Data is October 22nd!!! Submit!
  • Novel Technology Paper Award Finalist @ IROS 2017 September 25th, 2017 Novel Technology Paper Award Finalist @ IROS 2017.
  • NIPS 2017 paper on Learning Deep Structured Multi-… September 7th, 2017 NIPS 2017 paper on Learning Deep Structured Multi-Scale Features using Attention-Gated CRFs for Contour Prediction Dan Xu, Wanli Ouyang,¬†Xavier Alameda-Pineda, Elisa Ricci, Xiaogang Wang, and Nicu Sebe . Abstract: Recent works have shown that exploiting multi-scale representations deeply learned via convolutional neural networks (CNN) is of tremendous ...
  • Oustanding Reviewer @ CVPR 2017 July 17th, 2017 Oustanding Reviewer @ CVPR 2017I was awarded as an outstanding reviewer of CVPR 2017 ūüôā
  • ICCVW 2017 paper on Exploiting the Complementarity… July 15th, 2017 ICCVW 2017 paper on Exploiting the Complementarity of Audio-Visual Data for Probabilistic Multi-Speaker Tracking Yutong Ban, Laurent Girin,¬†Xavier Alameda-Pineda¬†and Radu Horaud . Abstract:¬†Multi-speaker tracking is a central problem in human-robot interaction. In this context, exploiting auditory and visual information is gratifying and challenging at ...
  • Paper @ Speech Communications on Automatic Animati… July 11th, 2017 Paper @ Speech Communications on Automatic Animation of an Articulatory Tongue Model from Ultrasound Images of the Vocal Tract Diandra Fabre, Thomas Hueber, Laurent Girin,¬†Xavier Alameda-Pineda¬†and Pierre Badin . Abstract: Visual biofeedback is the process of gaining awareness of physiological functions through the display of visual information. As speech is concerned, visual ...
  • IEEE WASPAA’17 paper on Joint Diarization an… June 30th, 2017 IEEE WASPAA'17 paper on Joint Diarization and Separation Dionyssos Kounades-Bastian, Laurent Girin, Xavier Alameda-Pineda, Radu Horaud and¬†Sharon Gannot . Abstract:¬†Natural conversations are spontaneous exchanges involving two or more people speaking in an intermittent manner. Therefore one expects such conversation to have intervals where some ...
  • Paper @ IROS 2017: Tracking a Varying Number of Pe… June 17th, 2017 Paper @ IROS 2017: Tracking a Varying Number of People with a Visually-Controlled Robotic Head Yutong Ban,¬†Xavier Alameda-Pineda, Fabien Badeig, Sileye Ba and Radu and Horaud . Abstract: Multi-person tracking with a robotic platform is one of the cornerstones of human-robot interaction. Challenges arise from occlusions, appearance changes and ...
  • Workshop at ACM MM’2017: Multimodal Understa… April 4th, 2017 Workshop at ACM MM'2017: Multimodal Understanding of Social, Affective and Subjective Attributes Xavier Alameda-Pineda, Miriam Redi, Mohammad Soleymani, Nicu Sebe, Shih-Fu Chang and Samuel D. Gosling Traditionally, the recognition of¬†tangible¬†properties of data, such as objects and scenes, have overwhelmingly covered the spectra of applications in multimedia, computer vision and signal processing. In the recent past and partly fostered by social media, the understanding of¬†social, affective and subjective attributes¬†of ...
  • Area Chair @ ICCV’17 January 23rd, 2017 Area Chair @ ICCV'17I am appointed to serve as Area Chair for the International Conference on Computer Vision 2017. ICCV will take place in Venice (Italy) in October 22nd-29th, 2017. It is my pleasure to serve the community, it has always been, and I am extremely enthusiastic and motivated to do my best helping select the highest quality ...