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Biography

Octavia I. Camps received the B.S. degree in computer science and the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the Universidad de la Republica (Montevideo, Uruguay), and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Washington.She is a Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Northeastern University. From 1991 to 2006 she was a faculty member at the departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University. In 2000, she was a visiting faculty at the California Institute of Technology and at the University of Southern California. Her current research interests include robust computer vision, image processing, and machine learning.

Education

  • PhD, University of Washington, 1992.

Research & Scholarship Interests

Robust computer vision, image processing, and machine learning
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Selected Publications

  • O. Camps, M. Gou, T. Hebble, S. Karanam, O. Lehmann, Y. Li, R. Radke, Z. Wu, F. Xiong, From the Lab to the Real World: Re-Identification in an Airport Camera Network, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 27(3), 2017, 540-553
  • M. Gou, S. Karanam, W. Liu, O. Camps, R.J. Radke, A Large-Scale Multi-Camera Person Re-Identification Dataset, Workshop on Target Re-Identification and Multi-Target Camera Tracking in Conjunction with Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2017
  • X. Zhang, Y. Wang, M. Sznaier, O. Camps, Efficient Temporal Sequence Comparison and Classification Using Gram Matrix Embeddings on a Riemannian Manifold, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2016, 4498-4507
  • Y. Wang, O. Camps, M. Sznaier, B. Roig Solvas, Jensen Bregman LogDet Divergence Optimal Filtering in the Manifold of Positive Definite Matrices, 9911, 2016, 221-235
  • M. Gou, X. Zhang, A. Rates-Borras, S. Asghari-Esfeden, O. Camps, M. Sznaier, Person Re-Identification in Appearance Imparied Scenarios, British Machine Vision Conference, 2016
  • C. Dicle, B. Yilmaz, O. Camps, M. Sznaier, Solving Temporal Puzzles, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2016, 5896-5905
  • Y. Cheng, Y. Wang, M. Sznaier, O. Camps, Subspace Clustering with Priors via Sparse Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Programming, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2016, 5204-5212
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