Tag Archives: Sandra Avila

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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RECOD collected 1st and 2nd places awards at the XII WVC 2016

We are very happy to announce that RECOD’s team members Guilherme Folego, Marcus Angeloni, José Augusto Stuchi, Alan Godoy and Anderson Rocha have won in first place the best poster award, which is entitle “Cross-Domain Face Verification: Matching ID Document … 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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RECOD at WVC 2016

This year the WVC (XII Workshop de Visão Computacional) will take place at Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil and RECOD will be there with two accepted papers: Cross-Domain Face Verification: Matching ID Document and Self-Portrait Photographs. Guilherme Folego, … Continue reading

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Ph.D. thesis defense: Filipe Costa

The RECODist Filipe de Oliveira Costa has earned his Ph.D. degree with the thesis entitled “Image and Video Phylogeny Reconstruction” supervised by Prof. Anderson Rocha, from RECOD, and co-supervised by Prof. Zanoni Dias. The abstract is: Digital documents (e.g., images … Continue reading

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Beyond Lesion-based Diabetic Retinopathy: a Direct Approach for Referral

Extending the classical approach of Bags of Visual Words, the latest RECOD research on Diabetic Retinopathy – Beyond Lesion-based Diabetic Retinopathy: a Direct Approach for Referral – has just been published on the Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (J-BHI), which … Continue reading

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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

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Paper on Melanoma Screening Accepted at SIBGRAPI

(This entry has been cross-posted, with slight modifications, from Prof. Valle’s blog.) RECOD research on automated screening for melanoma was accepted for SIBGRAPI’2014, the Brazilian conference on Graphics, Patterns and Images, to be held in Rio de Janeiro next month. … Continue reading

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Diabetic Retinopathy Paper Accepted at IEEE EMBC’14

RECOD research on Diabetic Retinopathy has a new paper, now in the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference ! This new work explores the BossaNova representation — an state-of-the-art extension to the bags-of-words model in the task of Diabetic … Continue reading

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