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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

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.

09/27/2019 · Invited talk at Modena Smart Life

On September 27th I will give an invited talk at the "Modena Smart Life" festival, on Vision, Language and Embodied AI. See the program of the event for further details.

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.

08/09/2019 · PersonArt - an interactive demo at Gallerie Estensi

From September, 13th to 29th you can discover your doppelgänger in art with our interactive face similarity demo.
See the Gallerie Estensi website for more.

08/04/2019 · Tutorial at ICIAP 2019 - "Vision, Language and Action: from Captioning to Embodied AI"

See the abstract and program on the tutorial page.

Older news can be found in the news archive.


Recent pre-prints

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

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)