• NIPS 2017 paper on Learning Deep Structured Multi-… September 7th, 2017NIPS 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, 2017Oustanding Reviewer @ CVPR 2017
    I was awarded as an outstanding reviewer of CVPR 2017 ūüôā
  • ICCVW 2017 paper on Exploiting the Complementarity… July 15th, 2017ICCVW 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, 2017Paper @ 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, 2017IEEE 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, 2017Paper @ 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, 2017Workshop 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, 2017Area Chair @ ICCV'17
    I 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 ...
  • The Integrated-Cascaded Gaussian Mixture Regressor… January 21st, 2017The Integrated-Cascaded Gaussian Mixture Regressor @ TASLP and LVA-ICA'2017
    Laurent Girin, Thomas Hueber and Xavier Alameda-Pineda . Abstract: This article addresses the adaptation of an acoustic-articulatory inversion model of a reference speaker to the voice of another source speaker, using a limited amount of audio-only data. ...
  • Beyond semantics: multi-modal understand of subjec… December 22nd, 2016Beyond semantics: multi-modal understand of subjective properties, a special session @ ICMR'17
    We are pleased to announce a special session at ACM ICMR’17 with the title: Beyond semantics: multi-modal understanding of subjective properties This Special Session aims to gather high-quality contributions on the latest systems and applications of multimedia analysis for subjective property (SP) understanding, detection and retrieval. In a nutshell, the focus of the special session is on ...