Tag Archives: Eduardo Valle

RECODists Talks

During the last weeks, RECODists were performing several talks about the research projects we have been carrying on. They are: “Toward a Safer Digital World: Fighting Sensitive Content Online” at SECOMP UFSCar 2017 – Anderson Rocha “Aprendizado de Máquina em … Continue reading

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RECOD amasses (for the second time) two awards at the Google Research Awards for Latin America 2017

As a good déjà vu of what happened in 2016, two RECOD projects coordinated by Prof. Anderson Rocha and Prof. Eduardo Valle will keep receiving their scholarships from Google LARA (Latin American Research Awards) for the next 12 months. This … Continue reading

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Workshop about Ethics of Data at IC Unicamp

Looking to present and discuss the new directions about ethics of data, the Institute of Computing (Unicamp) hosted the first edition of the workshop about ethics of data. Organized by CEPID CCES (Prof. Munir Skaf and Profa. Cláudia Bauzer Medeiros), … Continue reading

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Temporal robust features for violence detection

Automatically detecting violence in videos is paramount for enforcing the law and providing the society with better policies for safer public places. In addition, it may be essential for protecting minors from accessing inappropriate contents on-line, and for helping parents … Continue reading

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Video pornography detection through deep learning techniques and motion information

In this paper, the authors deal with a growing issue of our connected society: automated sensitive media (pornographic, violent, gory, etc.) filtering. A range of applications has increased societal interest on the problem, e.g., detecting inappropriate behavior via surveillance cameras; … Continue reading

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FSI: Pornography classification: The hidden clues in video space–time

We are glad to announce that our journal paper “Pornography classification: The hidden clues in video space–time” has been accepted at Forensic Science International Journal, Volume 268 , 46-61, 2016. In the paper, the authors deal with an important issue … Continue reading

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Where is my puppy? Retrieving lost dogs by facial features

A pet that goes missing is among many people’s worst fears: a moment of distraction is enough for a dog or a cat wandering off from home. Some measures help matching lost animals to their owners; but automated visual recognition … Continue reading

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RECOD amasses two awards at the Google Research Awards for Latin America 2016

We are very proud to announce that two research projects from RECOD are among the winners of the 2016 edition of The Google Research Awards for Latin America. The program aims to identify and support students and professors who are … Continue reading

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Second seminar on Deep Learning by Prof. Matthieu Cord

We held last Friday (July 1st) the second seminar on Deep Leaning by Prof. Matthieu Cord from UPMC/France. Prof. Matthieu presented two frameworks: MANTRA, minimum maximum latent structural SVM for image classification and ranking, and WELDON, weakly supervised learning of deep … Continue reading

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MIT App Inventor is now available in Brazilian Portuguese!

Professor Eduardo Valle has completed the translating process of MIT App Inventor to Brazilian Portuguese. According to him, there were around 12 thousands words to translate and only one third was already translated. MIT App Inventor facilitates the development of … Continue reading

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