Tag Archives: Giovani Chiachia

Rate-energy-accuracy optimization of convolutional architectures for face recognition

The problem of automatically detecting and recognizing faces has received significant attention in the past fifty years and systems based on Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs) or convolutional architectures currently represent the state of the art. In this paper, the authors … Continue reading

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Medical image registration based on watershed transform from greyscale marker and multi-scale parameter search

RECOD research group in collaboration with Prof. Alexandre Falcão, Center for Information Technology Renato Archer and Neuroimaging Laboratory propose an automatic 3D medical image registration method that combines the watershed transform from greyscale marker with a robust optimisation algorithm, called … 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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RECOD Research on Facial Recognition is Featured on National News Portal

The software developed as part of the research on facial recognition by RECOD post-doc Giovani Chiachia, under the supervision of Profs. Anderson Rocha and Alexandre Falcão (IC / UNICAMP) was featured at the national news portal BandNews.

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UNICAMP News Features RECOD Research on Facial Recognition

Campus-wide newspaper UNICAMP News has showcased RECOD research on facial recognition, using deep neural networks. The work is being conducted by Dr. Giovani Chiachia (currently a post-doc at RECOD) under the supervision of Prof. Alexandre Falcão (IC / UNICAMP) and … Continue reading

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Ph.D. Candidate Giovani Chiachia Wins International Biometry Challenge

An algorithm developed by Giovani Chiachia, Ph.D. candidate supervised by Prof. Anderson Rocha and Prof. Alexandre Falcão, in a cooperation with Harvard University, got the first place in the MOBIO Face Recognition Competition of the  prestigious International Conference on Biometrics. … Continue reading

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