Lorenzo Torresani


Associate Professor of Computer Science

Visual Learning Group
Dartmouth College

6211 Sudikoff Lab, Hanover, NH 03755
Email:
LT@dartmouth.edu
Fax: (603) 646.
1672

 


recent news


  1. Bullet In July 2017 I will be joining Facebook to work on exciting new deep learning
       projects (on leave from Dartmouth until the end of 2018).


  1. Bullet I won a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to teach and research at Ashesi University in
       Ghana. I look forward to this African adventure!


  1. Bullet We released our new dataset for video comprehension, named VideoMCC. It includes
       over 600 hours of video. Give it a try!


  1. Bullet Two new papers on arXiv:


  1. -   VideoMCC: a New Benchmark for Video Comprehension,
        with Du Tran, Maksim Bolonkin, and Manohar Paluri.

  2. -   BranchConnect:
        Large-Scale Visual Recognition with Learned Branch Connections
    ,
        with Karim Ahmed.

  3. Bullet Area chair for ICCV 2017.


  1. Bullet New paper to appear at CVPR 2017:

   Convolutional Random Walk Networks for Semantic Image Segmentation,
   with Gedas Bertasius, Stella Yu and Jianbo Shi.

  1. Bullet New paper at ICLR 2017:

   Recurrent Mixture Density Network for Spatiotemporal Visual Attention,
   with Loris Bazzani and Hugo Larochelle.


  1. Bullet New paper at AISTATS 2017:

   Local Perturb-and-MAP for Structured Prediction,
   with Gedas Bertasius, Qiang Liu and Jianbo Shi.


  1. Bullet New paper to appear in Computer Vision and Image Understanding:

   Multiple Hypothesis Colorization and Its Application to Image Compression,
   with Haris Baig.


  1. Bullet Area chair for CVPR 2017.


  1. Bullet Together with collaborators at Facebook and Google I co-organized the
      
    1st Workshop on Large Scale Computer Vision Systems (LSCVS), at NIPS 2016.


  1. Bullet New paper at SPIE Symposium on Electronic Imaging 2017:

   Deciphering Severely Degraded License Plates,
   with Shruti Agarwal, Du Tran, and Hany Farid.


  1. Bullet New paper at ECCV 2016:

   Network of Experts for Large-Scale Image Categorization,
   with Karim Ahmed and Haris Baig.


  1. Bullet New paper at CVPR 2016:

   Semantic Segmentation with Boundary Neural Fields,
   with Gedas Bertasius and Jianbo Shi.


  1. Bullet New paper at the 3rd Workshop on Deep Learning in Computer Vision, 2016:

   Deep End2End Voxel2Voxel Prediction,
   with Du Tran, Lubomir Bourdev, Rob Fergus and Manohar Paluri.


  1. Bullet New article in IJCV:

   EXMOVES: Mid-level Features for Efficient Action Recognition and Video Analysis,
   with Du Tran.

   

  1. Bullet Thanks to Nvidia Corporation for supporting our research with a hardware donation.


research overview


My research interests are in computer vision and machine learning. My current work is primarily focused on learning representations for image and video recognition. You can read more about the research of my group here.


previous affiliations


Microsoft Research Cambridge, Machine Learning and Perception
Riya/Like.com
New York University, Computer Science
Stanford University, Computer Science
DigitalPersona
IRST
University of Milan, Computer Science