Tag Archives: Mauricio Perez

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

Posted in blog, publications, science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in blog, publications, science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Master thesis defense: Mauricio Perez and Javier Muñoz

Today the RECODists Mauricio Lisboa Perez and Javier Alvaro Vargas Muñoz have earned their master’s degree. Congratulations! Mauricio presented the dissertation entitled “Video Pornography Detection through Deep Learning techniques and Motion Information” supervised by Prof. Anderson Rocha, RECOD, and co-supervised by … Continue reading

Posted in thesis defense | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

RECOD gets 2nd place at Violence Scene Detection MediaEval 2014

RECOD team at MediaEval 2014 (MediaEval Benchmarking Initiative for Multimedia Evaluation) got the 2nd place at the generalization task (YouTube videos) of the Violent Scene Detection competition. The team was formed by Profs. Anderson Rocha, Eduardo Valle and Siome Goldenstein, … Continue reading

Posted in awards, science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment