Author Archives: eduardovalle

About eduardovalle

Professor at FEEC/UNICAMP, Brazil. Researcher on Machine Learning/Computer Vision, with emphasis on Health & Education applications.

RECOD wins international competition for melanoma classification

A team of RECOD researchers won the melanoma classification task at the “Skin Lesion Analysis towards Melanoma Detection” challenge promoted by the International Skin Imaging Collaboration (ISIC). RECOD got the third place (among 23 participants) at the skin lesion classification … Continue reading

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RECOD celebrates its 6th year !

RECOD lab celebrated its sixth year of continued success with a big party last Friday. The anniversary was a little late — the lab was actually founded in October 2011, but the party was no less fun for the wait. … Continue reading

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RECOD student awarded at Brazilian Computer Society theses and dissertations competition

RECOD Ph.D. Tiago Carvalho — supervised by Prof. Anderson Rocha and Prof. Helio Pedrini — has just been awarded second prize at the prestigious Theses and Dissertations Competition of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). The dissertation was about the detection of … Continue reading

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RECOD Celebrates 5 Years of Success

In the past November 27th, RECOD celebrated its 5th anniversary (the lab was officially recognized by the Computing Institute on November 4th, 2009). It was a wonderful party, with lab member and closest collaborators. We extend a very warm thank you to … Continue reading

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Septimana mirabilis at RECOD

We had a sequence of great results at RECOD in the past few days : A CNPq “Universal” Project coordinated by Prof. Siome Goldenstein —”Graph-Signal Processing for Semi-Supervised Learning” — was accepted at “Grade C” (the largest) ; Prof. Anderson Rocha … Continue reading

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Honorable mention for Flavia Pisani undergraduate research

RECOD undergrad Flavia Pisani got an honorable mention for her work “Parallelization of Algorithm for Reclassification and Aggregation of Ranked Lists for Large Image Collections” at the 22nd Congress of Undergraduate Research of UNICAMP, held last month. Flavia is supervised by … Continue reading

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Best paper award finalist at ICIP’2014

Prof. Ricardo Torres of RECOD, together with Prof. Daniel Pedronette (RECOD alumni, now at UNESP/Rio Claro) was among the nine finalists for the best paper award at this year’s IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP’2014) held last month in Paris, … Continue reading

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RECOD Research in Biometry Featured on National Television

RECOD research on biometry was featured last Sunday on Globo TV varieties program Fantástico. Globo TV is the Brazilian TV channel of highest audience, and Fantástico is its leading Sunday TV show about Science, news and varieties since 1973. The … Continue reading

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RECOD comes on top at MediaEval 2014 placing task competition

In the Placing Task of MediaEval 2014, amongst the 7 participating teams, RECOD was ranked 3rd for 10m-precision, and ranked 1st  for 100m-precision. RECOD also got a distinctive mention for employing the most diverse multimodal feature set, which included motion. RECOD strategy was … Continue reading

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We can’t tell you just yet…

Anyone who’s ever worked in the frontier between Science and Innovation has faced the dilemma of secrecy versus disclosure : the scientific spirit demands full publication of every implementation detail — a result that cannot be reproduced is not a … Continue reading

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