People

Victor Escorcia

PhD Students
​PhD Student​​​​​​​

Research Interests

  • Computer Vision
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Science

Selected Publications

  • Shyamal  Buch, Victor Escorcia, Bernard Ghanem, and Juan Carlos Niebles, "End-to-End, Single-Stream Temporal Action Detection in Untrimmed Videos", British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC 2017) [Oral]
  • Shyamal Buch, Victor Escorcia, Bernard Ghanem, Juan Carlos Niebles, "SST: Single-Stream Temporal Action Proposals", Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2017)
  • Victor Escorcia, Fabian Caba, Juan Carlos Niebles, Bernard Ghanem, "DAPs: Deep Action Proposals for Action Understanding", European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV 2016)
  • Victor Escorcia, Juan Carlos Niebles, Bernard Ghanem.  On the Relationship between Visual Attributes and Convolutional Networks CVPR, June 2015.
  • Fabian Caba Heilbron, Victor Escorcia, Bernard Ghanem, Juan Niebles.  ActivityNet: A Large-Scale Video Benchmark for Human Activity Understanding CVPR, June 2015.
  • Victor Escorcia, Juan Carlos Niebles. Spatio-Temporal Human-Object Interactions for Action Recognition in Videos. ICCV-W, 2013.
  • Víctor Escorcia, María A Dávila, Mani Golparvar-Fard, Juan Carlos Niebles. ​Automated Vision-based Recognition of Construction Worker Actions for Building Interior Construction Operations Using RGBD Cameras. CRC 201

Education

  • ​​Universidad del Norte (Barranquilla, Colombia), February 2014
    M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, 
    Adviser: Professor Juan Carlos Niebles
  • Universidad del Norte (Barranquilla, Colombia), September 2012
    B.Eng., Electrical Engineering
  • ​​​Universidad del Norte (Barranquilla, Colombia), February 2012
    B.Eng., Electronic Engineering

Awards

  • Scientific Diploma to the master thesis graded as Cum Laude. Universidad del Norte. Colombia. February 2014.
  • Joven Investigador, national grant for young researchers. Colciencias and Universidad del Norte. Colombia. February 2013.
  • Silver Medal to the Graduate of Excellence of Electrical Engineering. Universidad del Norte. Colombia. September 2012.
  • Silver Medal to the Graduate of Excellence of Electronic Engineering. Universidad del Norte. Colombia. February 2012.
  • Dean’s List. Universidad del Norte. Barranquilla, Colombia. 2007-2011.
  • Roble Amarillo Scholarship. Universidad del Norte. Colombia. 2007-2011.