Francesc Moreno Noguer


Associate Researcher
Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial (CSIC-UPC)
Parc Tecnològic de Barcelona
Llorens i Artigas 4-6, 08028, Barcelona
Phone: +34 934010775
fmoreno (at) iri.upc.edu


             

Bio

Francesc Moreno-Noguer received the MSc degrees in industrial engineering and electronics from the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) and the Universitat de Barcelona in 2001 and 2002, respectively, and the PhD degree from UPC in 2005. From 2006 to 2008, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the computer vision departments of Columbia University and the Ecole Polytecnique Fédérale de Lausanne. In 2009, he joined the Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial in Barcelona as an associate researcher of the Spanish Scientific Research Council. His research interests are mainly focused to Computer Vision and Machine Learning topics, including estimation of rigid and nonrigid shape, human 3D motion, and camera pose from single images and video sequences, with applications to computer graphics, robotics and medical imaging. He received best paper honorable mention award at ECCV'18, best paper awards at ICCV workshop on Fashion'17, Machine Vision Applications'15, Jornadas Automática'14 and Ibpria'05, UPC’s Doctoral Dissertation Extraordinary Award in 2008, outstanding reviewer awards at ECCV'12 and CVPR'14 and a Google Faculty research award in 2017. More information can be found in his CV and in Google Scholar .

News

September 2018: GANimation received the Best Paper Honorable Mention Award at ECCV !!!  
August 2018: 1 Paper on Deformable 3D Reconstruction accepted to Transactions on Multimedia  
July 2018: 1 paper accepted to ECCV'18 on Facial Animation (Oral presentation)
April 2018: 2 papers accepted to ICPR'18 
March 2018: 3 papers accepted to CVPR'18 (2 spotligths, 1 poster)
March 2018: Serving as Area Chair for ICPR'18
February 2018: PAMI paper on Reconstruction of Multiple Deformable Bodies
January 2018: 1 paper accepted to ICRA'18 
January 2018: Accepted National project HuMoUR “Markerless 3D Human Motion Understanding for Adaptive Robot Behavior”
November 2017: Visiting Vincent Lepetit at LabRI (Univ. Bordeaux)
October 2017: Best Paper award for our paper on Product Detection in Fashion, ICCV'17 workshop in Fashion
September 2017: PAMI paper on Force-based representation for NRSfM 
June 2017: E.Simo-Serra (under my supervision) received the UPC's PhD Thesis Extraordinary Award
June 2017: Antonio Agudo got a permanent position in our group as Associate Researcher
May 2017: Our BreakingNews paper has been accepted to PAMI
March 2017: 2 papers accepted to CVPR'17 
February 2017: Received a Google Faculty Research Award