Students

Here a list of students I had the honor and the pleasure of advising during their thesis work or final-term class-project in the past years at U. of Palermo!!

Supervision/Co-Supervision of PhD Students

Student Project Period
Giorgio Cruciata Deep Reinforcement Learning for Visual Tracking 2019 – 2022
Vito Monteleone Watching People
(Co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2016 – 2019

 

Supervision/Co-Supervision of Research fellows

Student Project Period
Martina Mamone Deep Reinforcement Learning for Visual Tracking 2019 – 2020
Aldo Maria Bracco Deep Models for video analysis 2019 – 2020

 

Supervision/Co-Supervision for internship @ Unipa

Student Project Period
Giorgio Cruciata from University of Bologna Facial emotion classification by a convolutional neural network 2018-2019
Giuseppe Pardo Video classification by deep models 2019 – ongoing

 

Academic Supervision/Co-Supervision for internship

Student Project Period
Francesco Prinzi Deep Learning for action recognition
(supervisor: Dr. Marco San Biagio @ Illogic)
ongoing
Cipolla CNN for character recognition
(supervisor: Dr. Marco San Biagio @ Illogic)
ongoing
Roberto Biondo Image processing by CNN
(supervisor: Prof. R. Pirrone @ Unipa)
2019
Paolo Sortino Image processing by CNN
(supervisor: Prof. R. Pirrone @ Unipa)
2019

 

Supervision/Co-Supervision of Graduate Students: Master Theses

Student Thesis Period
Daniela Finazzo Methods for deep tracking ongoing
Nicolò Cacciatore Methods for PTZ tracking ongoing
Pietro Greco Action classification by stacked LSTM
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2018-2019
Marco Caruana Multi-Object Tracking in 360° videos
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2017-2018
Veronica Lo Giudice Stacked Autoencoders for
Face Emotion Recognition
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2017-2018
Giorgio Santoro Deep Features for
Face Emotion Recognition
2016-2017
Francesco Mignosi Detection and Analysis of
Head Movements from Video
2016-2017
Giuseppe Viola Face tracking in 360° videos by means of
Tracking-by-Detection techniques
2016-2017
Giovanni Caruana Mining of Repetitive Events in Video
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2014-2015
José Alberto Ruiz
Torres (Erasmus student)
Intelligent Video Browsing for
Surveillance Applications
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2009-2010

 

Supervision/Co-Supervision of Under-Graduate Students: Theses

Student Thesis Period
Marco Madonia Methods for time series forecasting ongoing
Kevin La Fata Optimal placement of spherical cameras 2017-2018
Emanuele Giallombardo Event detection by tree matching algorithms 2016-2017
Cosimo Meli Ranking of paths in simulated camera networks 2016-2017
Andrea Scibetta Detection of Ellipses in noisy images 2016-2017
Francesco Rosselli Methods to detect circular objects in
images of polymeric solution
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia
and Prof. V. Brucato)
2015
Antonino Polizzi Local Appearance Descriptors for
Face Emotion Recognition
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2014-2015
Emanuele De Lia Pose-based Feature Extraction for
3D Action Recognition
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2014-2015
Salvatore Favaloro Bag-of-words-based object detection
on mobile devices
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2014
Giuseppe Morana Photo Sequence Organization
based on Temporal Intervals
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia)
2010-2011

 

Supervision/Co-Supervision of Graduate Students: Research Projects

Student Project Period
Giorgio Santoro Staircase detection from images
(co-supervision with Dr. Haris Dindo;
Artificial Intelligence class)
2015
Francesco Mignosi Time series modeling by HMM
(co-supervision with Dr. Haris Dindo;
Artificial Intelligence class)
2015
Giuseppe Viola ARMA models for action modeling
(co-supervision with Dr. Haris Dindo;
Artificial Intelligence class)
2015
G. Santoro, G. Viola and F. Mignosi Motor Intention Prediction by a
Wearable Sensor Network
(co-supervision with Dr. Haris Dindo;
Robotics class)
2015
Luca Greco Decision network for
multi-agent frameworks
(co-supervision with Dr. A. Augello)
2010-2011
Alessandro Aramini Clothing Segmentation in
Photo Collection
(co-supervision with Prof. M. La Cascia
Computer Vision class)
2010-2011
Alessandro Aramini Ontology-based Information Organization
(co-supervision with Dr. M. Ortolani
Artificial Intelligence class)
2010-2011
Domenico Cusumano Ontology-based Information Retrieval
(co-supervision with Dr. M. Ortolani
Artificial Intelligence class)
2010-2011