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UCF Trustee Chair Professor, Director

CRCV | Center for Research in Computer Vision
University of Central Florida
4328 Scorpius St.
HEC 245D
Orlando, FL 32816-2365

Phone: (407) 823-5077
Fax: (407) 823-0594
Email: shah@crcv.ucf.edu
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Dr. Mubarak Shah, Trustee Chair Professor of Computer Science, is the founding director of the Center for Research in Computer Vision at UCF. His research interests include: video surveillance, visual tracking, human activity recognition, visual analysis of crowded scenes, video registration, UAV video analysis, etc. Dr. Shah is a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, IEEE, AAAS, IAPR and SPIE. In 2006, he was awarded a Pegasus Professor award, the highest award at UCF. He is ACM distinguished speaker. He was an IEEE Distinguished Visitor speaker for 1997-2000 and received IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator Award in 1997. He received the Harris Corporation's Engineering Achievement Award in 1999, the TOKTEN awards from UNDP in 1995, 1997, and 2000; Teaching Incentive Program award in 1995 and 2003, Research Incentive Award in 2003 and 2009, Millionaires' Club awards in 2005 and 2006, University Distinguished Researcher award in 2007, honorable mention for the ICCV 2005 Where Am I? Challenge Problem, and was nominated for the best paper award in ACM Multimedia Conference in 2005. He is an editor of international book series on Video Computing; editor in chief of Machine Vision and Applications journal, and an associate editor of ACM Computing Surveys journal. He was an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on PAMI, and a guest editor of the special issue of International Journal of Computer Vision on Video Computing.
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2021

Kerrigan, Alec; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Reformulating Zero-shot Action Recognition for Multi-label Actions Conference

Thirty-fifth Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, 2021.

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Regmi, Krishna; Shah, Mubarak

Video Geo-Localization Employing Geo-Temporal Feature Learning and GPS Trajectory Smoothing Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Zaeemzadeh, Alireza; Ghadar, Shabnam; Faieta, Baldo; Lin, Zhe; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak; Kalarot, Ratheesh

Face Image Retrieval with Attribute Manipulation Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Bhunia, Ankan Kumar; Khan, Salman; Cholakkal, Hisham; Anwer, Rao Muhammad; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Handwriting Transformers Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Narayan, Sanath; Gupta, Akshita; Khan, Salman; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shao, Ling; Shah, Mubarak

Discriminative Region-based Multi-Label Zero-Shot Learning Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Swetha, Sirnam; Kuehne, Hilde; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Unsupervised Discriminative Embedding for Sub-Action Learning in Complex Activities Conference

IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 2021.

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Shiraz, Sarah; Regmi, Krishna; Vyas, Shruti; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Novel View Video Prediction using Dual Representation Conference

IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 2021.

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Ott, Aaron; Mazaheri, Amir; da Vitoria Lobo, Niels; Shah, Mubarak

Deep Photo Cropper and Enhancer Journal Article

In: CoRR, abs/2008.00634 , 2021.

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Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

PLM: Partial Label Masking for Imbalanced Multi-label Classification Workshop

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Learning from Limited or Imperfect Data (L2ID) Workshop, 2021.

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Kumar, Aakash; Kini, Jyoti; Shah, Mubarak; Mian, Ajmal

PC-DAN: Point Cloud based Deep Affinity Network for 3D Multi-Object Tracking Workshop

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2nd Workshop on Visual Perception for Navigation in Human Environments - The JackRabbot Social Grouping and Activity Dataset and Benchmark, 2021.

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Gagne, Crystal; Kini, Jyoti; Smith, Daniel; Shah, Mubarak

Florida Wildlife Camera Trap Dataset Workshop

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CV4Animals: Computer Vision for Animal Behavior Tracking and Modeling Workshop., 2021.

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Ashraf, Muhammad Waseem; Sultani, Waqas; Shah, Mubarak

Dogfight: Detecting Drones from Drones Videos Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Khan, Aisha Urooj; Kuehne, Hilde; Duarte, Kevin; Gan, Chuang; Lobo, Niels Da Vitoria; Shah, Mubarak

Found a Reason for me? Weakly-supervised Grounded Visual Question Answering using Capsules Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Khan, Salman; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Exploring Complementary Strengths of Invariant and Equivariant Representations for Few-Shot Learning Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Tirupattur, Praveen; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Modeling Multi-Label Action Dependencies for Temporal Action Localization Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (Oral), 2021.

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Zaeemzadeh, Alireza; Bisagno, Niccolò; Sambugaro, Zeno; Conci, Nicola; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak

Out-of-Distribution Detection Using Union of 1-Dimensional Subspaces Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Georgescu, Mariana Iuliana; Bărbălău, Antonio; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

Anomaly Detection in Video via Self-Supervised and Multi-Task Learning Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

In Defense of Pseudo-Labeling: An Uncertainty-Aware Pseudo-label Selection Framework for Semi-Supervised Learning Conference

Ninth International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), 2021.

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Sultani, Waqas; Shah, Mubarak

Human Action Recognition in Drone Videos using a Few Aerial Training Examples Journal Article

In: Computer Vision and Image Understanding, vol. 206 (103186), 2021.

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Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

A Background-Agnostic Framework with Adversarial Training for Abnormal Event Detection in Video Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 2021.

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Khan, Salman; Naseer, Muzammal; Hayat, Munawar; Zamir, Syed Waqas; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Transformers in Vision: A Survey Technical Report

(arXiv:2101.01169), 2021.

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Zheng, Ce; Wu, Wenhan; Yang, Taojiannan; Zhu, Sijie; Chen, Chen; Liu, Ruixu; Shen, Ju; Kehtarnavaz, Nasser; Shah, Mubarak

Deep Learning-Based Human Pose Estimation: A Survey Technical Report

(arXiv:2012.13392), 2021.

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2020

Khan, Aisha Urooj; Mazaheri, Amir; da Vitoria Lobo, Niels; Shah, Mubarak

MMFT-BERT: Multimodal Fusion Transformer with BERT Encodings for Visual Question Answering Conference

Proceedings of the 2020 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing: Findings, EMNLP, 2020.

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Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Barbalau, Antonio; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

Anomaly Detection in Video via Self-Supervised and Multi-Task Learning Technical Report

(arXiv:2011.07491), 2020.

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Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

A Scene-Agnostic Framework with Adversarial Training for Abnormal Event Detection in Video Technical Report

(arXiv:2008.12328), 2020.

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Vyas, Shruti; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Multi-view Action Recognition using Cross-view Video Prediction Conference

16th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2020.

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Sun, ShiJie; Akhtar, Naveed; Song, XiangYu; Song, HuanSheng; Mian, Ajmal; Shah, Mubarak

Simultaneous Detection and Tracking with Motion Modelling for Multiple Object Tracking Conference

16th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2020.

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Xie, Jin; Cholakkal, Hisham; Anwer, Rao Muhammad; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Pang, Yanwei; Shao, Ling; Shah, Mubarak

Count- and Similarity-aware R-CNN for Pedestrian Detection Conference

16th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2020.

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Zhang, Xiaoyu; Mian, Ajmal; Gupta, Rohit; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak

Cassandra: Detecting Trojaned Networks from Adversarial Perturbations Technical Report

(arXiv:2007.14433), 2020.

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Edraki, Marzieh; Karim, Nazmul; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Mian, Ajmal; Shah, Mubarak

Odyssey: Creation, Analysis and Detection of Trojan Models Technical Report

(arXiv:2007.08142), 2020.

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Demir, Ugur; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

TinyVIRAT: Low-resolution Video Action Recognition Technical Report

(arXiv:2007.07355), 2020.

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Rajasegaran, Jathushan; Khan, Salman; Hayat, Munawar; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Self-supervised Knowledge Distillation for Few-shot Learning Technical Report

(arXiv:2006.09785), 2020.

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Rajasegaran, Jathushan; Khan, Salman; Hayat, Munawar; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

iTAML : An Incremental Task-Agnostic Meta-learning Approach Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2020.

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McIntosh, Bruce; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Visual-textual Capsule Routing for Text-based Video Segmentation Conference

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

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Joneidi, Mohsen; Vahidian, Saeed; Esmaeili, Ashkan; Wang, Weijia; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Lin, Bill; Shah, Mubarak

Select to Better Learn: Fast and Accurate Deep Learning using Data Selection from Nonlinear Manifolds Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2020.

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Palazzo, Simone; Spampinato, Concetto; Kavasidis, Isaak; Giordano, Daniela; Schmidt, Joseph; Shah, Mubarak

Decoding Brain Representations by Multimodal Learning of Neural Activity and Visual Features Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, pp. 1 - 1, 2020.

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Sharghi, Aidean; da Vitoria Lobo, Niels; Shah, Mubarak

Text Synopsis Generation for Egocentric Videos Conference

International Conference on Pattern Recognition, 2020.

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Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Demir, Ugur; Tirupattur, Praveen; Rana, Aayush; Duarte, Kevin; Dave, Ishan; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Gabriella: An Online System for Real-Time Activity Detection in Untrimmed Security Videos Conference

25th International Conference on Pattern Recognition, Italy, 10-15 January 2021 (ICPR 2020), 2020.

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Zaeemzadeh, Alireza; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak

Norm-Preservation: Why Residual Networks Can Become Extremely Deep? Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 2020.

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Gupta, Rohit; Shah, Mubarak

RescueNet: Joint Building Segmentation and Damage Assessment from Satellite Imagery Conference

International Conference on Pattern Recognition, 2020.

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Chen, Chen; Surette, Ray; Shah, Mubarak

Automated monitoring for security camera networks: promise from computer vision labs Journal Article

In: Security Journal, 2020.

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Edraki, Marzieh; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak

Subspace Capsule Network Conference

34th Conference on Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2020), New York, USA, 2020.

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Quintanilla, Erik; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Sakryukin, Andrey; Shah, Mubarak; Kankanhalli, Mohan

Adversarial Learning for Personalized Tag Recommendation Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), 2020.

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2019

Khodadadeh, Siavash; Bölöni, Ladislau; Shah, Mubarak

Unsupervised Meta-Learning for Few-Shot Image Classification Conference

33rd Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS 2019), Vancouver, Canada, 2019.

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Kalayeh, Mahdi M.; Shah, Mubarak

On Symbiosis of Attribute Prediction and Semantic Segmentation Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Pages 1-1, DOI: 10.1109/TPAMI.2019.2956039, 2019.

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Sultani, Waqas; Shah, Mubarak

Human Action Recognition in Drone Videos using a Few Aerial Training Examples Conference

Cornell University Library, arXiv:1910.10027v1. [cs.CV], 2019.

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Aafaq, Nayyer; Mian, Ajmal; Liu, Wei; Gilani, Syed Zulqarnain; Shah, Mubarak

Video Description: A Survey of Methods, Datasets, and Evaluation Metrics Journal Article

In: ACM Comput. Surv. 52, 6, Article 115 (October 2019), 37 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3355390, 2019.

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Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

CapsuleVOS: Semi-Supervised Video Object Segmentation Using Capsule Routing Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2019), Seoul, South Korea, Oct 27-Nov 2, 2019.

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Alemu, Leulseged Tesfaye; Pelillo, Marcello; Shah, Mubarak

Deep Constrained Dominant Sets for Person Re-Identification Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2019), Seoul, South Korea, Oct 27-Nov 2, 2019.

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Regmi, Krishna; Shah, Mubarak

Bridging the Domain Gap for Ground-to-Aerial Image Matching Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2019), Seoul, South Korea, Oct 27-Nov 2, 2019.

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Fellowships
  • Fellow, NAI (National Academy of Inventors), 2020.
  • Fellow, AAAS (American Association of Advancement of Science), 2010.
  • Fellow, SPIE (Society of Photographic Instrumentation Engineers), 2008.
  • Fellow, IAPR (International Association of Pattern Recognition), 2006.
  • Fellow, IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers), 2003.
Other Awards
  • ACM SIGMM award for Outstanding Technical Contributions to Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications, 2019.
  • Inducted to UCF Chapter of National Academy of Innovators, December 2017.
  • UCF Luminary Award, October 2017
  • University Excellence in Research Award, 2017.
  • Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Doctoral Students Award, 2017
  • Top 10% Paper Award at International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP-2014), 2014.
  • 2nd place in NHK Where is beauty? Grand Challenge at the ACM Multimedia 2013 conference.
  • NGA(National Geo-spatial Intelligence Agency) Best Research Poster award at NARP Symposium Award, 2013.
  • University Distinguished Researcher award, 2012.
  • College of Engineering & Computer Science Advisory Board Award For Faculty Excellence, 2011
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) award, 2011.
  • Finalist for the Best Paper award, ACM Conference on Multimedia, 2010.
  • ACM Distinguished Speaker (DSP), 2008-2014.
  • University Distinguished Researcher award, 2007.
  • Sindhi Association of North American award, 2007.
  • Pegasus Professor, 2006.
  • UCF Millionaires' Club, 2005, 2006, 2009-2013, 2015.
  • Honorable mention, ICCV 2005 Where Am I? Challenge Problem.
  • Finalist for the Best Paper award, ACM Conference on Multimedia, 2005.
  • Research Incentive Award (RIA), 2003, 2009, 2014.
  • Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) Award, 1996, 2003.
  • IEEE Distinguished Visitors Program Speaker, 1997-2000.
  • Engineering Achievement Award of Information Systems Division of Harris Corporation, 1999.
  • IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator Award, 1997.
  • TOKTEN awards by UNDP, 1992, 1995, 2000.
  • Philips International Institute Scholarship 1980.
  • ACM Member
  • ACM SIGMM Member
  • IEEE Life Fellow
  • IEEE Computer Society Member
Courses Taught
  • Have taught ten different courses at the graduate and undergraduate level, introduced a new honors course (co-taught with a Mathematics Professor), and directed numerous independent studies of undergraduate and graduate students;
  • Have conducted seven short courses and tutorials in ve different countries (Italy, US, Pakistan, Mexico, Taiwan) (http://www.cs.ucf.edu/vision/accv2000h-6.pdf.);
  • I have authored an unpublished book Fundamental of Computer Vision, which I use for my class and is also available on the web: http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/book.pdf.
  • My pedagogical contributions are covered in four text books by popular authors: Computer Vision: Algorithms and Applications, Richard Szeliski; Robot Vision, Haralick and Shapiro; Introductory Techniques for 3D Computer Vision, Veri and Trucco; and Computer Vision, Shapiro and Stockman.
  • I have provided videos of my Computer Vision Lectures on youtube, which has received close to one million views: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLd3hlSJsX_ Imk_BPmB_H3AQjFKZS9XgZm
  1. CAP 6412 Advanced Computer Vision https://www.crcv.ucf.edu/courses/cap6412-spring-2019/
  2. CAP 5415 Computer Vision http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/cap5415
  3. CAP 6411 Computer Vision Systems http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/cap6411/fall02/cap6411_fall02.html
  4. COT 6505 Numerical Optimization http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/cot6505/spring03/cot6505_sp03.html
  5. CAP 3930H Computer Vision Guided Tour of Mathematics
  6. CAP 6938 Special Topics: Mathematical Tools for Computer Vision
  7. CAP 4932 Intro Robot Vision
  8. COT 4110 Numerical Calculus
  9. COP 3400 Assembly Language
  10. COP 3402 Systems Concepts and Programming