Books

book cover P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "3-D Shape Estimation and Image Restoration Exploiting Defocus and Motion-blur", Springer-Verlag, December 2006. link

Refereed Conferences and Journals

2017
S. A. Bigdeli, M. Jin, P. Favaro and M. Zwicker, "Deep Mean-Shift Priors for Image Restoration", in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2017.
M. Noroozi, H. Pirsiavash and P. Favaro, "Learning Representations by Learning to Count", in International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2017 (oral) [Paper] [code and data coming soon]
T. Portenier, Q. Hu, P. Favaro and M. Zwicker, "SmartSketcher: Sketch-based Image Retrieval with Dynamic Semantic Re-ranking", in Expressive, 2017
M. Noroozi, P. Chandramouli and P. Favaro, "Motion Deblurring in the Wild", in German Conference on Pattern Recognition(GCPR), 2017(oral) [Paper]
M. Jin, S. Roth, and P. Favaro, "Noise-blind image deblurring", in Proc. of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Honolulu, Hawaii, 2017 [Paper] [Supplementary Material]
P. Chandramouli, M. Jin, D. Perrone and P. Favaro, "Motion Deblurring for Plenoptic Images", submitted to IEEE Transactions on Image Processing [Project page]
2016
Q. Hu, M. Zwicker P. Favaro, "3D Face Reconstruction with Silhouette Constraints", in Vision, Modeling, and Visualization (2016)
T. Gaspar, P. Oliveira and P. Favaro, "Synchronization of Independently Moving Cameras via Motion Recovery", in SIAM J. Imaging Sci. 9-3 (2016)
P. Chandramouli, M. Noroozi and P. Favaro, "ConvNet-based Depth Estimation, Reflection Separation and Deblurring of Plenoptic Images", in Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV), 2016 pdf
Mehdi Noroozi and Paolo Favaro, "Unsupervised Learning of Visual Representations by Solving Jigsaw Puzzles", in European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2016. [arXiv:1603.09246] [Project page] [video]
2015
D. Perrone and P. Favaro, "A Clearer Picture of Total Variation Blind Deconvolution", in IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), September 2015.
D. Perrone and P. Favaro, "A Logarithmic Image Prior for Blind Deconvolution", in International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), pp. 1-14, September 2015. pdf
M. Jin, P. Chandramouli and P. Favaro, "Bilayer Blind Deconvolution with the Light Field Camera", in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision Workshop (ICCV Inverse Rendering Workshop), 2015. pdf
A. Szabó, A.Vedaldi and P. Favaro, "Building the View Graph of a Category by Exploiting Image Realism", in 5th International IEEE Workshop on 3D Representation and Recognition (3dRR-15), ICCV, 2015. pdf
M. Hosseini Kamal, P. Favaro and P. Vandergheynst, "A Convex Solution to Disparity Estimation from Light Fields via the Primal-Dual Method", in International Conference on Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (EMMCVPR), 2015. pdf
D. Perrone, R. Diethelm and P. Favaro, "Blind Deconvolution via Lower-Bounded Logarithmic Image Priors", in International Conference on Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (EMMCVPR), 2015. [Project page] pdf
2014
T. Gaspar, P. Oliveira and P. Favaro, "Synchronization of two independently moving cameras without feature correspondences", in European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2014. pdf
A. Sellent and P. Favaro, "Coded Aperture Flow", in Proceedings of the German Conference on Pattern Recognition, pp. 1 - 11, September 2014. pdf
T. Papadhimitri and P. Favaro, "Uncalibrated Near-Light Photometric Stereo", in Proceedings of the British Machine Vision Conference, 2014. pdf
D. Perrone and P. Favaro, "Total Variation Blind Deconvolution: The Devil is in the Details", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2014. [Project page] pdf Technical Report
A. Oberdoerster, P. Favaro and H. Lensch, "Anamorphic Pixels for Multi-Channel Superresolution", in IEEE Conference on Computational Photography (ICCP), 2014. pdf
A. Sellent and P. Favaro, "Which Side of the Focal Plane are You on?", in IEEE Conference on Computational Photography (ICCP), 2014. pdf
A. Sellent and P. Favaro, "Optimized Aperture Shapes for Depth Estimation", in Pattern Recognition Letters, pp. 96 - 103, April 2014. preprint
LDR Maxima T. Papadhimitri and P. Favaro, "A Closed-Form, Consistent and Robust Solution to Uncalibrated Photometric Stereo Via Local Diffuse Reflectance Maxima", in International Journal of Computer Vision, Volume 107, Issue 2, pp 139-154, April 2014. paper
subspace clustering R. Vidal and P. Favaro, "Low Rank Subspace Clustering", in Pattern Recognition Letters ,Volume 43, Pages 47–61, July 2014. paper
2013
A. Sellent and P. Favaro, "Optimising Aperture Shapes for Depth Estimation", in Workshop on Vision, Modeling and Visualization (VMV), 2013. abstract
S. Bomma, N. Robertson and P. Favaro, "Sparse representation based action and gesture recognition", IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2013. pdf
T. Papadhimitri and P. Favaro, "A New Perspective on Uncalibrated Photometric Stereo", IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2013 pdf
2012
light field T. Bishop and P. Favaro, "The Light Field Camera: Extended Depth of Field, Aliasing and Super-resolution", in IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 34, no. 5, pp.972 - 986, 2012. pdf
D. Perrone, D. Humphreys, R. Lamb and P. Favaro, "Evaluation of image deblurring methods via a classification metric", in Proc. SPIE Electro-Optical Remote Sensing, Photonic Technologies, and Applications VI, 2012. paper
LDR Maximas P. Favaro and T. Papadhimitri, "A Closed-Form Solution to Uncalibrated Photometric Stereo via Diffuse Maxima", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2012, pp.821-828. pdf
Deblurring D. Perrone, A. Ravichandran, R. Vidal and P. Favaro, "Image Priors for Image Deblurring with Uncertain Blur", in Proceedings of the British Machine Vision Conference, 2012. pdf
P. Favaro, "A split-sensor light field camera for extended depth of field and superresolution", in Proc. SPIE Optics, Photonics, and Digital Technologies for Multimedia Applications II, 2012, pp.821-828. paper
2011
Deblurring M. Martinello and P. Favaro , “Depth estimation from a video sequence with moving and deformable objects”, in IET Conf. on Image Processing, pp.1-6. pdf
M. Martinello and P. Favaro , “Single Image Blind Deconvolution with Higher-Order Texture Statistics”, in Video Processing and Computational Video, 2011, Dagstuhl Proceedings, pp. 124-151. pdf
M. Martinello and P. Favaro, "Fragmented Aperture Imaging for Motion and Defocus Deblurring”, in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2011, pp. 3413-3416. pdf
M. Martinello and P. Favaro , “Coded Aperture Videography”, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Demos, 2011, pp. 124-151.
P. Favaro, R. Vidal and A. Ravichandran, “A Closed Form Solution to Robust Subspace Estimation and Clustering”, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2011, pp. 1801 - 1807. pdf
2010
macula L. Giancardo, F. Meriaudeau, T. P. Karnowski, K. W. Tobin Jr., E. Grisan, P. Favaro, A. Ruggeri and E. Chaum, "Textureless Macula Swelling Detection with Multiple Retinal Fundus Images", in IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2010. pdf
Q. Dou and P. Favaro, “A Convex Multi-View Stereo Formulation with Robustness to Occlusions and Time-Varying Clutter”, in ACM Indian Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing, 2010, pp.243-250. pdf
A. Ravichandran, P. Favaro and R. Vidal, “A Unified Approach to Segmentation and Categorization of Dynamic Textures”, in Computer Vision – ACCV 2010, Asian Conference on Computer Vision, 2010, pp.425-438. pdf
T. E. Bishop and P. Favaro, “Full-Resolution Depth Map Estimation from an Aliased Plenoptic Light Field” , in Computer Vision – ACCV 2010, Asian Conference on Computer Vision, 2010, pp. 186-200. pdf
M. Martinello, T. E. Bishop and P. Favaro, “A Bayesian Approach to Shape From Coded Aperture”, in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2010, pp.3521-3524. pdf
P. Favaro, “Recovering Thin Structures via Nonlocal-Means Regularization with Application to Depth from Defocus”, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2010, pp.1133-1140 pdf
2009
T. E. Bishop and P. Favaro, “Plenoptic Depth Estimation From Multiple Aliased Views”, in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision Workshops (ICCV Workshops), 2009, pp.1622-162. pdf
Y. Lou, P. Favaro, S. Soatto, and A. Bertozzi , “Nonlocal Similarity Image Filtering”, in Image Analysis and Processing – ICIAP 2009, pp. 62-71. pdf
T. E. Bishop, S. Zanetti, and P. Favaro“Light Field Superresolution”, in IEEE International Conference on Computational Photography (ICCP), 2009. pdf
2008
segmented shape P. Favaro, S. Soatto, M. Burger and S. Osher, "Shape from Defocus via Diffusion", in IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 518-531, May 2008. pdf
P. Favaro and A. Duci, “A Theory of Defocus via Fourier Analysis”, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2008, pp.1-8. pdf
Q. Dou and P. Favaro, “Off-Axis Aperture Camera: 3D Shape Reconstruction and Image Restoration”, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2008, pp.1-7. pdf
2007
P. Favaro, “Shape from Focus and Defocus: Convexity, Quasiconvexity, and Defocus-Invariant Textures”, in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2007, pp.1-7. pdf
A. Vedaldi, P. Favaro, E. Grisan, “Boosting Invariance and Efficiency in Supervised Learning”, in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2007, pp.1-8. pdf
R. Vidal and P. Favaro, “DynamicBoost: Boosting Time Series Generated by Dynamical Systems”, in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2007, pp.1-6. pdf
Y. Lou, P. Favaro, A. Bertozzi and S. Soatto, “Autocalibration and Uncalibrated Reconstruction of Shape from Defocus”, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2007, pp.1-8. pdf
M. Martinello, P. Favaro, G. M. Nieto, A. Harvey, E. Grisan, F. Scarpa and A. Ruggeri, “3-D Retinal Surface Inference: Stereo or Monocular Fundus Camera?”, in Proc. of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2007, pp. 896-899. paper
2006
P. Favaro and E. Grisan, "Defocus Inpainting", in Computer Vision-ECCV 2006, European Conference on Computer Vision, pp.349-359. pdf
2005
P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "A Geometric Approach to Shape from Defocus", in IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 406-417, March 2005. pdf
G. Vogiatzis, P. Favaro and R. Cipolla, "Using Frontier Points to Recover Shape, Reflectance and Illumination" , in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2005, pp.228-235. pdf
A. Vedaldi, H. Jin, P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "KALMANSAC: Causal Inference of Dynamic Processes in the Presence of Outliers", in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2005, pp.633-640. pdf
H. Jin, P. Favaro and R. Cipolla, "Visual Tracking in the Presence of Motion Blur", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2005, pp.18-25. pdf
2004
P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "A Variational Approach to Scene Reconstruction and Image Segmentation from Motion-Blur Cues", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2004, pp.631-637. pdf
P. Favaro, M. Burger, and S. Soatto, "Scene and Motion Reconstruction from Defocused and Motion-Blurred Images via Anisotropic Diffusion", in Computer Vision-ECCV 2004, European Conference on Computer Vision, pp.257-269. pdf
2003
P. Favaro, A. Mennucci and S. Soatto, "Observing Shape from Defocused Images", in International Journal of Computer Vision, 52(1), pp. 25-43, April 2003. pdf
H. Jin, P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "A Semi-direct Approach to Structure From Motion", in The Visual Computer, 19, pp. 1-18, 2003. pdf
P. Favaro, A. Duci, Y. Ma, and S. Soatto, "Exploiting T-junctions in multiple view geometry", in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2003, pp. 479-486. pdf
G. Doretto, D. Cremers, P. Favaro, and S. Soatto, "Dynamic texture segmentation", in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2003, pp.1236-1242. pdf
P. Favaro, S. J. Osher, S. Soatto and L. A. Vese "3D Shape from Anisotropic Diffusion", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2003, pp.179-186. pdf
P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "Seeing Beyond Occlusions (and other marvels of a finite lens aperture)", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2003, pp.579-586. pdf
2002
A. Chiuso, P. Favaro, H. Jin and S. Soatto, "Structure from Motion Causally Integrated over Time", in IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol.24, no.4, pp.523-35, April 2002. pdf
P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "Learning shape from defocus", in Computer Vision—ECCV 2002, European Conference on Computer Vision, pp. 735-745. pdf
H. Jin and P. Favaro, "A Variational Approach to Shape from Defocus", in Computer Vision—ECCV 2002, European Conference on Computer Vision, pp.18-30. pdf
2001
P. Favaro, H. Jin and S. Soatto, "Semidirect Structure from Motion", in IEEE International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing, 2001, pp. 250-255. pdf
P. Favaro, H. Jin and S. Soatto, "Real-time Virtual Object Insertion", in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Demo Session, pp.749. pdf
H. Jin, P. Favaro and S. Soatto:, "Real-time Feature Tracking and Outlier Rejection with Changes in Illumination", in IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), 2001, pp.684-689. pdf
2000
A. Chiuso, P. Favaro, H. Jin and S. Soatto, "Mfm: 3-D Motion and Structure Causally Integrated over Time Part II: Implementation", in Computer Vision-ECCV 2000, European Conference on Computer Vision, pp.734-750.
P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "Shape and Radiance Estimation under Positivity Constraints From the Information Divergence of Blurred Images", in Computer Vision-ECCV 2000, European Conference on Computer Vision, pp.755-768. pdf
S. Soatto and P. Favaro, "A Geometric Approach to Blind Deconvolution with Application to Shape from Defocus", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2000 pp.10-17. pdf
H. Jin, P. Favaro and S. Soatto, "Real-time 3-D Motion and Structure from Point Features: a Front-end System for Vision-based Control and Interaction", in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition - Demo Session (CVPR), 2000, pp.778. pdf

Patents

A. Chackraborty, B. Georgescu, N. Petrovich, P. Favaro, and D. Comaniciu:
"System and Method for Semantic Indexing and Navigation of Volumetric Images",
US Docket 2005P16866US01, 2005 (Provisional Patent)
G. Carneiro, S. Good, B. Georgescu, P. Favaro, and D. Comaniciu:
"System and Method for Fetal Biometric Measurements from Ultrasound Data and Fusion of Same for Estimation of Fetal Gestational Age",
US Docket 2005P14550US01, 2005 (Provisional Patent)
R. Cipolla, G. Vogiatzis, and P. Favaro:
"Image Processing Methods and Apparatus",
UK Patent Application No. 0520829.3, PCT/GB2006/050325, 2005 (Provisional Patent)