I'M
HOssein Javidnia.

Assistant Professor in Software Engineering, School of Computing, Dublin City University

01 ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

Nov. 2018 - May. 2021

ADAPT Centre, Trinity College Dublin

PostDoctoral Research Fellow

Augmented Reality/Occlusion handling

Feb. 2015 - June 2018

National University of Ireland Galway

PhD
Electronic & Electrical Engineering focused on depth estimation and 3D reconstruction in consumer imaging

Sept. 2012 - Jan. 2014

University of Guilan, Iran

Master
Information Technology Engineering focused on computer networks and security

 

02 TEACHING

Dublin City University - Academic year 2021/2022:

  • CA277 Programming Fundamentals II, 5 ECTS

  • CA4007 Computer Graphics and Image Processing, 7.5 ECTS

Trinity College Dublin - Academic year 2019/2020:

  • EEU44C16 Deep Learning and its Applications , 10 ECTS

 

03 RESEARCH

Current research interests:

  • Depth perception and 3D reconstruction

  • Visual Inertial Odometry

  • Event-based vision and navigation

  • Conditional generative models for synthetic data generation

 

04 PROJECT IDEAS

​3rd/4th year projects:

  • Portrait matting with the application in video conferencing apps

  • Low quality facial image restoration using generative models

  • Monocular image inpainting using generative models

  • RGBD human body reconstruction

  • 3D pointcloud completion

  • Stereo/mono depth map completion

 

05 publication

PhD Thesis
Patents
  • Javidnia, Hossein, and Peter Corcoran. "Systems and methods for estimating and refining depth maps." U.S. Patent No. 10,462,445. 29 Oct. 2019 [Details]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein, and Peter Corcoran. "Systems and methods for providing depth map information." U.S. Patent No. 10,839,535. 17 Nov. 2020 [Details]

Journals
  • Bazrafkan, Shabab; Varkarakis, Viktor; Lemley, Joseph; Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2021) 'Versatile Auxiliary Classification and Regression With Generative Adversarial Networks'. Ieee Access [DOI]
     

  • Farooq, Muhammad Ali; Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2020) 'Performance estimation of the state-of-the-art convolution neural networks for thermal images-based gender classification system'. Journal of Electronic Imaging [DOI]
     

  • Bazrafkan, Shabab; Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2018) 'Latent space mapping for generation of object elements with corresponding data annotation'. Pattern Recognition Letters [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2018) 'Total Variation-Based Dense Depth from Multi-Camera Array'. Optical Engineering [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2018) 'Application of preconditioned alternating direction method of multipliers in depth from focal stack'. Journal of Electronic Imaging [DOI]
     

  • Bazrafkan, Shabab; Javidnia, Hossein; Lemley, Joseph; Corcoran, Peter (2018) 'Semiparallel deep neural network hybrid architecture: first application on depth from monocular camera'. Journal of Electronic Imaging [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2016) 'A Depth Map Post-Processing Approach Based on Adaptive Random Walk With Restart'. Ieee Access [DOI]
     

  • Altameem, Torki A; Nikolić, Vlastimir; Shamshirband, Shahaboddin; Petković, Dalibor; Javidnia, Hossein; Kiah, Miss Laiha Mat; Gani, Abdullah (2015) 'Potential of support vector regression for optimization of lens system'. Computer Aided Design [DOI]
     

  • Basser, Hossein; Karami, Hojat; Shamshirband, Shahaboddin; Akib, Shatirah; Amirmojahedi, Mohsen; Ahmad, Rodina; Jahangirzadeh, Afshin; Javidnia, Hossein (2015) 'Hybrid ANFIS–PSO approach for predicting optimum parameters of a protective spur dike'. Applied Soft Computing Journal [DOI]
     

  • Shamshirband, Shahaboddin; Gocić, Milan; Petković, Dalibor; Javidnia, Hossein; Ab Hamid, Siti Hafizah; Mansor, Zulkefli; Qasem, Sultan Noman (2015) 'Clustering project management for drought regions determination: a case study in Serbia'. Agricultural And Forest Meteorology [DOI]
     

  • Shamshirband, Shahaboddin; Hessam, Somayeh; Javidnia, Hossein; Amiribesheli, Mohsen; Vahdat, Shaghayegh; Petković, Dalibor; Gani, Abdullah; Kiah, Miss Laiha Mat (2014) 'Tuberculosis Disease Diagnosis Using Artificial Immune Recognition System'. International Journal of Medical Sciences [DOI]
     

  • Shamshirband, Shahaboddin; Petković, Dalibor; Javidnia, Hossein; Gani, Abdullah (2014) 'Sensor Data Fusion by Support Vector Regression Methodology-A Comparative Study'. IEEE Sensors Journal [DOI]
     

  • Khan, Faisal; Salahuddin, Saqib; Javidnia, Hossein (2020) 'Deep Learning-Based Monocular Depth Estimation Methods-A State-of-the-Art Review' Sensors [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Pitié, François (2020) 'Background Matting' arXiv preprint arXiv:2002.04433 [Details]
     

  • Bacher, Ivan; Javidnia, Hossein; Dev, Soumyabrata; Agrahari, Rahul; Hossari, Murhaf; Nicholson, Matthew; Conran, Clare; Tang, Jian; Song, Peng; Corrigan, David; Pitié, François (2020) 'An Advert Creation System for 3D Product Placements' arXiv preprint arXiv:2006.15131 [Details]
     

  • Bazrafkan, Shabab; Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2018) 'Face synthesis with landmark points from generative adversarial networks and inverse latent space mapping' arXiv preprint arXiv:1802.00390 [Details]

Conferences
  • Basak, Shubhajit; Javidnia, Hossein; Khan, Faisal; McDonnell, Rachel; Schukat, Michael (2020) Methodology for Building Synthetic Datasets with Virtual Humans 31st Irish Signals and Systems Conference (ISSC) [DOI]

  • Dev, Soumyabrata; Javidnia, Hossein; Hossari, Murhaf; Nicholson, Matthew; McCabe, Killian; Nautiyal, Atul; Conran, Clare; Tang, Jian; Xu, Wei; Pitié, François (2020) Identifying Candidate Spaces for Advert Implantation IEEE 7th International Conference on Computer Science and Network Technology (ICCSNT) [DOI]
     

  • Khan, Faisal; Basak, Shubhajit; Javidnia, Hossein; Schukat, Michael; Corcoran, Peter (2020) High-Accuracy Facial Depth Models derived from 3D Synthetic Data 31st Irish Signals and Systems Conference (ISSC) [DOI]
     

  • Corcoran, Peter; Javidnia, Hossein; Lemley, Joseph E; Varkarakis, Viktor (2020) Generative Augmented Dataset and Annotation Frameworks for Artificial Intelligence (GADAFAI) 31st Irish Signals and Systems Conference (ISSC) [DOI]
     

  • Bacher, Ivan; Javidnia, Hossein; Dev, Soumyabrata; Agrahari, Rahul; Hossari, Murhaf; Nicholson, Matthew; Conran, Clare; Corrigan, David; Pitié, François (2020) DeepReal - A Deep Learning Based 3D Advert Integration System New European Media Summit (NEM) [Details]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Bazrafkan, Shabab; Corcoran, Peter (2018) The application of deep learning on depth from multi-array camera IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2017) Accurate Depth Map Estimation from Small Motions IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Corcoran, Peter (2017) Real-time automotive street-scene mapping through fusion of improved stereo depth and fast feature detection algorithms IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) [DOI]
     

  • Ungureanu, Adrian-Stefan; Javidnia, Hossein; Costache, Claudia; Corcoran, Peter (2016) A review and comparative study of skin segmentation techniques for handheld imaging devices IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Ungureanu, Adrian; Costache, Claudia; Corcoran, Peter (2016) Palmprint as a smartphone biometric IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) [DOI]
     

  • Javidnia, Hossein; Ungureanu, Adrian; Corcoran, Peter (2015) Palm-print recognition for authentication on smartphones IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society (ISTAS) [DOI]

 

06 vacancies

Currently there are no vacancies available. 

If you would like your application to be considered for the next available PhD or PostDoc position, please send your updated CV to hossein.javidnia@dcu.ie

Only applications with the interest in computer vision, image processing, video processing and machine learning will be considered.

 
 
CONTACT

In case if you are interested in collaboration, please drop me an email here: hossein.javidnia@dcu.ie

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