WORKING WITH US

The machine learning group at Idiap is always looking for talented and motivated people.

Open positions are advertised through the Jobs page of the institute website.

For code and resources, follow the links in the relevant publications. For the older projects, see the code archive .

PUBLICATIONS

Evading the Simplicity Bias: Training a Diverse Set of Models Discovers Solutions with Superior OOD Generalization

Damien Teney, Ehsan Abbasnejad, Simon Lucey, Anton van den Hengel.

arXiv Preprint [cs.LG], 2021.

[ arXiv ]

Beyond Question-Based Biases: Assessing Multimodal Shortcut Learning in Visual Question Answering

Corentin Dancette, Remi Cadene, Damien Teney, Matthieu Cord.

arXiv Preprint [cs.CV], 2021.

[ arXiv ]

Reasoning over Vision and Language: Exploring the Benefits of Supplemental Knowledge

Violetta Shevchenko, Damien Teney, Anthony Dick, Anton van den Hengel.

Workshop on Beyond Vision and LANguage: inTEgrating Real-world kNowledge (LANTERN), EACL, 2021.

[ arXiv ]

On the Value of Out-of-Distribution Testing: An Example of Goodhart's Law

Damien Teney, Kushal Kafle, Robik Shrestha, Ehsan Abbasnejad, Christopher Kanan, Anton van den Hengel.

NeurIPS, 2020.

[ arXiv ]

Learning What Makes a Difference from Counterfactual Examples and Gradient Supervision

Damien Teney, Ehsan Abbasnejad, Anton van den Hengel.

European Conference on Computer VIsion (ECCV), 2020.

[ arXiv ]

Unshuffling Data for Improved Generalization

Damien Teney, Ehsan Abbasnejad, Anton van den Hengel.

arXiv Preprint [cs.CV], 2020.

[ arXiv ]

Visual Question Answering with Prior Class Semantics

Violetta Shevchenko, Damien Teney, Anthony Dick, Anton van den Hengel.

arXiv Preprint [cs.CV], 2020.

[ arXiv ]

Counterfactual Vision and Language Learning

Ehsan Abbasnejad, Damien Teney, Amin Parvaneh, Javen Shi, Anton van den Hengel.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2020.

Medical Data Inquiry Using a Question Answering Model

Zhibin Liao, Lingqiao Liu, Qi Wu, Damien Teney, Chunhua Shen, Johan Verjans, Anton van Hengel.

IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), 2020.

V-PROM: A Benchmark for Visual Reasoning Using Visual Progressive Matrices

Damien Teney, Peng Wang, Jiewei Cao, Lingqiao Liu, Chunhua Shen, Anton van den Hengel.

AAAI, 2020.

On Incorporating Semantic Prior Knowlegde in Deep Learning Through Embedding-Space Constraints

Damien Teney, Ehsan Abbasnejad, Anton van den Hengel.

arXiv Preprint [cs.CV,cs.LG], 2019.

[ arXiv ]

Actively Seeking and Learning from Live Data

Damien Teney, Anton van den Hengel.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2019.

[ arXiv ]

Visual Question Answering as a Meta Learning Task

Damien Teney, Anton van den Hengel.

European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2018.

[ arXiv ]

Vision-and-Language Navigation: Interpreting visually-grounded navigation instructions in real environments

Peter Anderson, Qi Wu, Damien Teney, Jake Bruce, Mark Johnson, Niko Sünderhauf, Ian Reid, Stephen Gould, Anton van den Hengel.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2018.

[ arXiv ]

Tips and Tricks for Visual Question Answering: Learnings from the 2017 Challenge

Damien Teney, Peter Anderson, Xiaodong He, Anton van den Hengel.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2018.

[ arXivWinner of the 2017 Visual Question Answering challenge at CVPR.

Bottom-Up and Top-Down Attention for Image Captioning and VQA

Peter Anderson, Xiaodong He, Chris Buehler, Damien Teney, Mark Johnson, Stephen Gould, Lei Zhang.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2018.

[ arXiv ]

Visual Question Answering; A Tutorial

​Damien Teney, Qi Wu, Anton van den Hengel.

IEEE Signal Processing Magazine 34 (6), 63-75, 2017.

Graph-Structured Representations for Visual Question Answering

Damien Teney, Lingqiao Liu, Anton van den Hengel.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2017.

[ arXiv ]

Visual Question Answering: A Survey of Methods and Datasets

Qi Wu, Damien Teney, Peng Wang, Chunhua Shen, Anthony Dick, Anton van den Hengel.

Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), 2017.

[ arXiv ]

Zero-Shot Visual Question Answering

​Damien Teney, Anton van den Hengel.

arXiv Preprint [cs.CV], 2016.

[ arXiv ]

Learning to Extract Motion from Videos in Convolutional Neural Networks

Damien Teney, Martial Hebert.

Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV), 2016.

[ arXiv ]

Learning Filter-Based Motion Features for Dynamic Scene Analysis

Damien Teney, Martial Hebert.

Scene Understanding Workshop at CVPR, 2015.

A Hierarchical Bayesian Network for Face Recognition Using 2D and 3D Facial Data

Iman Abbasnejad, Damien Teney.

IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP), 2015.

Hand Parsing for Fine-Grained Recognition of Human Grasps in Monocular Images

Akanksha Saran, Damien Teney, Kris M. Kitani.

IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2015. Also appeard at the Workshop on Observing and Understanding Hands in Action at CVPR, 2015.

Learning Similarity Metrics for Dynamic Scene Segmentation

Damien Teney, Matthew Brown, Dimitry Kit, Peter Hall.

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015.

Segmentation of Dynamic Scenes with Distributions of Spatiotemporally Oriented Energies

Damien Teney, Matthew Brown.

British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2014.

Segmentation of Low-Level Motion Features to Infer Occlusion Boundaries and Local Depth Ordering

Damien Teney, Matthew Brown.

Scene Understanding Workshop at CVPR, 2014.

Multi-view Feature Distributions for Object Detection and Continuous Pose Estimation

Damien Teney, Justus Piater.

Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), 125, pp. 265–282, 2014.

Probabilistic Models of Visual Appearance for Object Identity, Class, and Pose Inference

Damien Teney.

PhD Thesis, University of Liege, 2013.

Markerless Self-Recognition and Segmentation of Robotic Manipulator in Still Images

Damien Teney, Dadhichi Shukla, Justus Piater.

Mobile Manipulation Workshop on Interactive Perception at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2013.

Modeling Pose/Appearance Relations for Improved Object Localization and Pose Estimation in 2D Images

Damien Teney, Justus Piater.

Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA), pp. 59-68, 2013. Springer LNCS 7887/2013.

Continuous Pose Estimation in 2D Images at Instance and Category Levels

Damien Teney, Justus Piater.

Computer and Robot Vision (CRV), 2013.

Best Vision paper award.

Generalized Exemplar-Based Full Pose Estimation from 2D Images without Correspondences

Damien Teney, Justus Piater.

Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA), 2012.

Sampling-based Multiview Reconstruction without Correspondences for 3D Edges

Damien Teney, Justus Piater.

3DimPVT, 2012.

Probabilistic Object Models for Pose Estimation in 2D Images

Damien Teney, Justus Piater.

DAGM, pp. 336–345, 2011. Springer LNCS 6835/2011.