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Lorenzo Baraldi

Assistant Professor, AImageLab
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
  • Email: lorenzo.baraldi -at- unimore.it
  • Curriculum: C.V.
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News

02/23/2020 · The first Workshop on Computational Aspects of Deep Learning

Together with NVAITC, we are organizing the first Workshop on Computational Aspects of Deep Learning. Stay tuned for more!

12/18/2019 · Our Meshed-Memory Transformer ranks first on the COCO Image Captioning Leaderboard! 🏆

With a CIDEr-D of 1.321, our architecture for image captioning is first on COCO Captioning. See the leaderboard.

09/11/2019 · Interview at Smart City on Radio24

I have been interviewed by Maurizio Melis on Radio24. You can hear the podcast of the interview here.

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08/05/2019 · LAMV is being used at Facebook to detect harmful content

Our solution for matching and detecting copied videos, published in CVPR 2018, is now being used in production scale at Facebook to detect harmful content.

See the official announcement on the Facebook newsroom website, and the Github repository with the source code.

07/16/2019 · The call for Demo and Exhibit for ICPR 2020 is online

We are looking for exciting demos and demonstrations by June 15th 2020. See the call.

Older news can be found in the news archive.


Recent pre-prints

M²: Meshed-Memory Transformer for Image Captioning

M²: Meshed-Memory Transformer for Image Captioning
Marcella Cornia, Matteo Stefanini, Lorenzo Baraldi, Rita Cucchiara

   

STAGE: Spatio-Temporal Attention on Graph Entities for Video Action Detection

STAGE: Spatio-Temporal Attention on Graph Entities for Video Action Detection
Matteo Tomei, Lorenzo Baraldi, Simone Calderara, Simone Bronzin, Rita Cucchiara

   

Perceive, Transform, and Act: Multi-Modal Attention Networks for Vision-and-Language Navigation

Perceive, Transform, and Act: Multi-Modal Attention Networks for Vision-and-Language Navigation
Federico Landi, Marcella Cornia, Lorenzo Baraldi, Massimiliano Corsini, Rita Cucchiara

   


Featured publications

Complete list is available in the publications page.

Explaining Digital Humanities by Aligning Images and Textual Descriptions

Explaining Digital Humanities by Aligning Images and Textual Descriptions
Marcella Cornia, Matteo Stefanini, Lorenzo Baraldi, Massimiliano Corsini, Rita Cucchiara
PATTERN RECOGNITION LETTERS

 

Embodied Vision-and-Language Navigation with Dynamic Convolutional Filters

Embodied Vision-and-Language Navigation with Dynamic Convolutional Filters
Federico Landi, Lorenzo Baraldi, Massimiliano Corsini, Rita Cucchiara
BMVC 2019

   

Show, Control and Tell: A Framework for Generating Controllable and Grounded Captions

Show, Control and Tell: A Framework for Generating Controllable and Grounded Captions
Marcella Cornia, Lorenzo Baraldi, Rita Cucchiara
CVPR 2019

   

Art2Real: Unfolding the Reality of Artworks via Semantically-Aware Image-to-Image Translation

Art2Real: Unfolding the Reality of Artworks via Semantically-Aware Image-to-Image Translation
Matteo Tomei, Marcella Cornia, Lorenzo Baraldi, Rita Cucchiara
CVPR 2019

   

Predicting Human Eye Fixations via an LSTM-based Saliency Attentive Model

Predicting Human Eye Fixations via an LSTM-based Saliency Attentive Model
Marcella Cornia, Lorenzo Baraldi, Giuseppe Serra, Rita Cucchiara
IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON IMAGE PROCESSING

   

LAMV: Learning to align and match videos with kernelized temporal layers

LAMV: Learning to align and match videos with kernelized temporal layers
Lorenzo Baraldi, Matthijs Douze, Rita Cucchiara, Hervé Jégou
CVPR 2018

   

Hierarchical Boundary-Aware Neural Encoder for Video Captioning

Hierarchical Boundary-Aware Neural Encoder for Video Captioning
Lorenzo Baraldi, Costantino Grana, Rita Cucchiara
CVPR 2017

 


Teaching

Vision and Cognitive Systems (2019/2020)
Course material · Upcoming exams
Laurea Magistrale in Ingegneria Informatica
Rita Cucchiara, Lorenzo Baraldi

Neural Network Computing, AI and Machine Learning for Automotive (2019/2020)
Course material · Upcoming exams
Laurea Magistrale in Ingegneria Informatica
Rita Cucchiara, Lorenzo Baraldi

Vision and Cognitive Systems (2018/2019)
Course material · Upcoming exams
Laurea Magistrale in Ingegneria Informatica
Rita Cucchiara, Lorenzo Baraldi

Past courses

  • Fundamentals of Computer Science I, Assistant (2018)
  • Computer Vision, Laboratory lecturer (2018)
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science I, Tutor (2017)
  • Computer Vision, Laboratory lecturer (2017)
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science I, Tutor (2016)
  • Computer Vision, Laboratory lecturer (2016)
  • Visual Computing and Multimedia Technologies, Laboratory lecturer (2015)
  • Machine Learning and Patter Recognition, Teaching assistant (2015) - three lectures on Deep Learning and Convolutional Neural Networks [Lab notes]
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science I, Tutor (2015)
  • Computer Vision, Laboratory lecturer (2015)