Thomas Berg


I'm a PhD student in the computer science department at Columbia University. My advisor is Peter Belhumeur. I'm interested in computer vision, more especially recognition, most especially fine-grained recognition.


  1. How Do You Tell a Blackbird from a Crow?, T. Berg and P. N. Belhumeur, in Proc. International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), December 2013. Oral presentation.
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  2. POOF: Part-Based One-vs-One Features for Fine-Grained Categorization, Face Verification, and Attribute Estimation, T. Berg and P. N. Belhumeur, in Proc. Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June 2013. FGVC2 Workshop Best Poster Award.
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  3. Tom-vs-Pete Classifiers and Identity-Preserving Alignment for Face Verification, T. Berg and P. N. Belhumeur, in Proc. British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), September 2012. Oral presentation. Mark Everingham Prize.
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