Humam Alwassel

PhD Students
PhD Student​​

Research Interests

  • Temporal Action Localization
  • Human Activity Recognition
  • Video Understanding
  • Deep Learning
  • Computer Vision​

Selected Publications

  • ​​Humam Alwassel*, Fabian Caba Heilbron*, Bernard Ghanem, "Action Search: Spotting Actions in Videos and Its Application to Temporal Action Localization". In ECCV, 2018. 
  • Humam Alwassel*, Fabian Caba Heilbron*, Victor Escorcia*, Bernard Ghanem, "Diagnosing Error in Temporal Action Detectors". In ECCV, 2018.​


  • M.S. in Computer Science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, December 2017​​
  • ​B.A. with Distinction in All Majors, Computer Science (summa cum laude) and Mathematics (cum laude), Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA, May 2016​​​


  • ​K​​AUST Gifted Student Program (KGSP) Scholar, 2010-2016
  • Dean’s List (6 semesters), Cornell University, 2012-2016
  • 2nd place in the Data Structures and Functional Programming, Cornell University, 2014​