Author Archives: Alexandre Ferreira

Three Ph.D. thesis defense: Allan, Luis e Pedro

The RECODists Allan da Silva Pinto, Luís Augusto Martins Pereira and Pedro Ribeiro Mendes Júnior have earned their Ph.D. degrees recently at IC/Unicamp. The details are shown below: Allan da Silva Pinto Date/time: 06/09/2018 at 2pm Advisor: Anderson Rocha Co-advisor: … Continue reading

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Granted Patent: Open set classifier

Samsung and RECOD have the honor to inform a GRANTED PATENT at the USPTO (USA). The document is: “METHOD FOR MULTICLASS CLASSIFICATION IN OPEN-SET SCENARIOS AND USES THEREOF”, publication number US 14/532,580 or as it was known by the nickname … Continue reading

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RECOD is Top 10 on international competition for melanoma classification

A team of RECOD researchers participated for the second time on the melanoma classification task at the melanoma diagnostic challenge promoted by the International Skin Imaging Collaboration. This year the number of participants grew 6 times regarding last edition, reaching 77 … Continue reading

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DéjàVu Talks on August 2018

Graph models for machine learning: K-associated graphs and Attribute-based Decision Graphs Prof. João Bertini (FT/Limeira) [slides] [video] Abstract: Graph-based methods consist of a powerful form of data representation and abstraction. Among other features, they allow uncovering topological relationships, visualizing structures, … Continue reading

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A simple screening method for patients with zika virus

A recent research article in partnership of Recodists Prof. Anderson Rocha, Prof. Sandra Avila and Luiz Navarro and researchers at the Faculty of Pharmacy led by Prof. Rodrigo Catharino published at Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology journal is getting the … Continue reading

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Image Provenance Analysis at Scale

In this article, the authors present a fully automated large-scale end-to-end pipeline that starts with the step of provenance image filtering (over millions of images) and ends up with the provenance graphs. The most immediate application of provenance image filtering … Continue reading

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Leveraging deep neural networks to fight child pornography in the age of social media

Over the past two decades, the nature of child pornography in terms of generation, distribution and possession of images drastically changed, evolving from basically covert and offline exchanges of content to a massive network of contacts and data sharing. Nowadays, … Continue reading

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DéjàVu Post-doctoral Fellowship

The Thematic Research Project, entitled DéjàVu: Feature-Space-Time Coherence from Heterogeneous Data form Media Integrity and Interpretation of Events funded by FAPESP is seeking candidates for a 2-year (renewable) post-doctoral fellowship position to work at the Reasoning for Complex Data (RECOD) … Continue reading

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RECOD celebrates its 8th year!

This year, our lab celebrated its eighth year of success together with an end of the year party. We have achieved significant growth in the international scientific community. Also, this year two professors joined RECOD: Adin Rivera and Sandra Avila. … Continue reading

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Talks: LIRMM and WIFS 2017, France

Prof. Anderson Rocha is visiting the Montpellier Laboratory of Informatics, Robotics and Microelectronics (LIRMM), Montpellier, France, hosted by Prof. William Puech. Two talks were/will be given: Talk #1: Dec. 12th, 2017 Interpretation of Events from Heterogenous Data: How to Connect … Continue reading

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