Seminars

I am responsible for organising several weekly and biweekly seminars. Please, contact me if you want to participate in any of the series. Everyone's welcomed. Past and forthcoming seminars are listed below.

Text, Images and Learning

The Text, Images and Learning (TIA, by its acronym in Spanish) includes topics on natural language processing, machine vision, and machine learning. Currently, the seminar series take place weekly on Mondays at 12pm. Normally at room 8305 of the division of computational sciences at INAOE.

  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta Pending topic.
  • : Sergio Serrano Pending topic.
  • : Bank holyday. Revolution anniversary.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante Balderas Pending topic.
  • : Andrea Burgos Madrigal Thesis viva rehearsal.
  • : Anibal Andrade Pending topic.
  • : Magdiel Jiménes Guarneros Pending topic.
  • : Samuel A. Montero Hernández Pending topic.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg Pending topic.
  • : Eduardo Morales Vargas Pending topic.
  • : Rodrigo Barrita Pending topic.
  • : Miguel Palacios Conference presentation rehearsal.
  • : Eduardo Morales Manzanares Human-level intelligence or animal-like abilities.
  • : Reinier Oves Recognition of human activity from video.
  • : Jonás Grande Barreto Partial Volume Segmentation in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).

    • : 5th anniversary of the seminar series!

  • : Luis Enrique Sucar (Miguel Palacios on behalf) Advances on the FIWARE videovigilance project.
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina Causal analysis for effective connectivity in fNIRS.
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : CANCELLED due to institutional meeting .
  • : Poster presentation rehearsal.
  • : Miguel Palacios Pending topic.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg Pending topic.
  • : Sergio Serrano Object classifier module for a videosurveillance system.
  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta Pending topic.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar Gesture Therapy: From idea to product.
  • : Eduardo F. Morales Manzanares Toward an AI: Learning tasks from videos.
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante Pending topic.
  • : Jonás Grande Barreto Pending topic.
  • : Andrea Burgos Madrigal Pending topic.
  • : Samuel Antonio Montero Hernández Pending topic.
  • : Easter break
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante Pending topic.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández Assessing Nitrogen nutrition in corn crops with airborne multispectral sensors.
  • : Bank holyday. Juarez birthday
  • : María del Pilar G&oaucte;mez Gil Introduction to deep learning.
  • : Magdiel Jimenez Guarneros Learning of representations in EEG signals using deep neural networks and deep generative models.
  • : Bank holyday. Constitution day
  • : Javier Herrera Vega Image reconstruction in fNIRS; Modelling and removal of scalp blood flow.
  • : Anibal Andrade Application of video streaming for video vigilance.
  • : Viviana del Rocío Hernández Castañón Effect of the level of abstraction in the transfer of training from virtual environments in cognitive and motor tasks.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar Succar Overview of ICPR 2016.
  • : CANCELLED due to ICPR.
  • : Eduardo Morales and Andrea Burgos Madrigal. Poster presentation rehearsal.
  • : Bank holyday. Anniversary of the Mexican Revolution.
  • : Samuel Antonio Montero Hernández. "Causeishon".
  • : Reinier Ovés García (Project ViVa). Human action recognition: Optical flow and characteristic curves.
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. fNIRS 2016 conference summary.
  • : Pending speaker (Project ViVa). Pending topic.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. Pending topic.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Pending topic.
  • : Manuel Montes y Gómez. Pending topic.
  • : Miguel Palacios. An ontology for video vigilance.
  • : Elizabeth Pérez. In-vitro localization of deep blood vessels using speckle PID.
  • : Andrea Burgos Madrigal. Fuzzy ordering for components obtained by blind source separation.
  • : Samuel Estala Arias. Topological data analysis.
  • : Luis Manuel Valentín Coronado. Advances in Project ViVa.

    • 4th anniversary of the seminar series!

  • : Jesús Joel Rivas. Combining eye movements and EEG to enhance emotion recognition (Paper presentation).
  • : Efraím (Social Service). Parameter tuning for enhanced face detection.
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Automatic assessment of motor dexterity with a representation nonspecific on sensor.
  • : CANCELLED by speaker.
  • : CANCELLED by speaker.
  • : CANCELLED due to Robocup preparations.
  • : CANCELLED due to departmental seminar
  • : External visitors from Universidad de Chile, (Chile)
  • : Yoanna Martínez Díz Face recognition from videos. External visitor from Centro de Aplicaciones de Tecnologías de Avanzada (CENATAV), (Cuba)
  • : CANCELLED due to several events (COMIA, AFI 360, UbiHealth).
  • : Gregorio García Aguilar Design of experimental paradigms in EEG. External visitor from Meritorious Autonomous University of Puebla (Mexico)
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Daniel Hernández. Analysis of the distribution of feet soles temperature on diabetic patients.
  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta. Automatic description generation from images: a survey.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar Succar. Project ViVa.
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. Manifold based neuroimage analysis.
  • : CANCELLED by speaker.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Pending topic.
  • : Bank holyday. Easter holydays and Birthday of Benito Juárez
  • : Pablo Hernández Leal. Ontologies for video surveillance.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Sensor adequacy and arm movement encoding for automatic assessment of motor dexterity for virtual rehabilitation.
  • : Víctor Alonso. Hybrid correlation (2D)2PCA filter.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. An object recognition model based on visual grammars and Bayesian networks.
  • : Luis Manuel Valentín Coronado. Automatized video vigilance: towards a generic intelligent system for video analysis.
  • : (Splitted session for thesis protocol rehearsal) Samuel Antonio Montero Hernández and Mauricio García Limón.
  • : (Splitted session for thesis protocol rehearsal) Samuel Antonio Montero Hernández and Mauricio García Limón.
  • : (Splitted session for thesis protocol rehearsal) Miguel Ángel Álvarez Carmona and Shender María Ávila Sansores
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Ramón Izquierdo Córdova. Zero-shot learning with semantic output codes.
  • : Adrián Pastor López. Notes on representation learning: word embedding.
  • : Shender María Ávila Sansores. Pending topic.
  • : Samuel Antonio Montero Hernández. Probabilistic graphical models for brain connectivity with fNIRS.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Pending topic.
  • : Miguel Ángel Álvarez Carmona. Semantic information to paraphrase pagiarism identification.
  • : Jesús Joel Rivas. Pending topic.

    • 3rd anniversary of the seminar series!

  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta. A global approach for the unsupervised annotation of images.
  • : Luis Manuel Valentín Coronado. The FI-WARE platform.
  • : Shender María Ávila Sansores. Advances to the Modelling of brain effective connectivity using a topological approach with fNIRS.
  • : Eduardo F. Morales Manzanares. The learning robot.
  • : Daniel Hernández. Pending topic.
  • : Adrián Pastor López. Pending topic.
  • : CANCELLED
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Improving classification of posture based on attributed attention assessed by ranked crowd-raters.
  • : Mauricio García Limón. Boosting instance selection algorithms.
  • : Víctor Lobato Salas. Segmentation of brain lesions in T1-weighted MRI.
  • : Luis Manuel Valentín Coronado. Multi-camera scheduling for video production.
  • : End of period exams.
  • : Javier Herrera Vega. Segmentation of head tissues from MRI.
  • : Ramón Izquierdo Córdova. Pending topic.
  • : Shender María Ávila Sansores. Modelling of brain effective connectivity using a topological approach with fNIRS.
  • : Open Week 2015
  • : Easter
  • : Samuel Antonio Montero Hernández. Probabilistic Graphical Models for modelling Effective Connectivity with fNIRS.
  • : Bank holyday. Birthday of Benito Juárez
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Pending topic.
  • : Marc Franco Salvador. Semantic relatedness using word representations in vector space. External visitor from Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain)
  • : Jesús Joel Rivas. Affective computive for virtual rehabilitation.
  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta. Contextual query expansion for image retrieval.
  • : Erick González Castañeda. Transforming EEG to text for the classification of unspoken words.
  • : Bank holyday. Anniversary of the Mexican Constitution.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. Person re-identification in multi-camera systems.
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. What you are expected to know before reading a paper on deep learning but nobody tells you.
  • : Eduardo F. Morales Manzanares. Pending topic.
  • : Juan Manuel Ahuactzin Pending topic. External visitor from ProBayes Americas (Mexico) CANCELLED
  • : Mauricio García Limón. Pending topic.
  • : Bank holyday. Anniversary of the Mexican Revolution.
  • : Edel (Pending confirmation). Pending topic. External visitor from Cuba CANCELLED
  • : Juan Irving Vásquez Gómez. Pending topic.
  • : Dan-el Vila Rosado. Pending topic.
  • : Víctor Alonso. A review of face recognition classifiers.
  • : CANCELLED due to lack of quorum.
  • : Mallinali Ramírez Corona. Hierarchical Multi-label Classification. Viva rehearsal
  • : Adrián Pastor López. Pending topic.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Learning of visual concepts ontologies for video vigilance.
  • : Ramón Izquierdo Córdova. Multiple viewpoint recognition and localization.
  • : Javier Herrera Vega. Image reconstruction in fNIRS.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Assessment of motor dexterity for GT.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar Succar. Presentation of the automatic video surveillance (ViVa) project.

    • 2nd anniversary of the seminar series!

    As from this date, the TIA seminar also incorporates the talks associated to the project for automatic video surveillance (ViVa)


  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Leonardo Chang Fernández. Objects classification from images using shape features.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Pending topic.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar Succar. Bayesian classifiers: from data to concepts.
  • : CANCELLED due to a departamental seminar.
  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta. Scalable concept Image annotation.
  • : Luis Villaseñor Pineda. Identification of spoken language.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. ???.
  • : Eduardo Morales Manzanares. Using the Web to interactively learn to find objects.
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. Knowledge representation in fNIRS.
  • : Dan-el Vila. Analysis of the R-MAX algorithm and the improvements for the project EOLICA.
  • : CANCELLED due to a departamental seminar.
  • : Ergina Kavallieratou. Document Image Binarization: Evaluation and Interactive systems. External visitor from University of the Aegean (Greece)
  • : Efstathios "Stathis" Stamatatos. Cross-topic and Cross-genre Authorship Attribution. External visitor from University of the Aegean (Greece)
  • : Mauricio García Limón. Simultaneous generation of prototypes and features by means of genetic programming.
  • : Adrián Pastor López Monroy. Retrieval and categorization of images using text mining techniques.
  • : Calendar planning .
  • : Carlos Armando Alemán y Raúl Isaac Fimbres. Fingers Gesture Therapy. External students from Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (Mexico)
  • : CANCELLED due to MSc students progress examinations.
  • : Javier Herrera Vega. Topological localization of mobile robots.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Automatic detection of plates..
  • : Leonardo Chang Fernández. Pending topic.
  • : Manuel Montes y Gómez / Adrián Pastor López. Participation in PAN 2013.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. Multi-objective evolutionary optimization.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar. CANCELLED.
  • : Luis Pellegrin Zazueta. Multimodal data fusion for classification.
  • : Luis Villaseñor. Large scale multi class systems.
  • : Yared Sabinas Figueroa. CANCELLED.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. Visual grammars.
  • : Eduardo Morales Manzanares. Pending topic.

    • 1st anniversary of the seminar series!

  • : Dr. Hane Aung Affective computing. External visitor from UCL (UK)
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. CHI 2013.
  • : Fabio González. Multimodal Representation, Indexing, Automated Annotation and Retrieval of Image Collections via Non-negative Matrix Factorization. External visitor from Universidad Nacional de Colombia (Colombia).
  • : Dan-el Vila Rosado. PowerChalk: An adaptive e-learning tool.
  • : Harold Andres Vasquez. Robot commanding with gestures using HMM.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Attention from posture in HCI.
  • : Dulce Navarrete.
  • : Manuel Montes y Gómez.
  • : Annette Morales. External visitor from CENATAV (Cuba)
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante Balderas.
  • : Luis Villaseñor.
  • : Yared Sabinas Figueroa. Detection of movement.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. Visual grammars.
  • : Maribel Angélica Marín Castro. Hierarchical classification of galaxies.
  • : María Luisa Rosas. Detection of attention from non-cued EEG.
  • : Eduardo Morales Manzanares.
  • : Yenni A. Méndez. Reference framework for the non-invasive sensing and analysis of user emotions in interactive systems. External visitor from Universidad del Cauca (Colombia)
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. Physics-based modelling: Example of the human eye fundus.
  • : Adrián Pastor López.
  • : Luis Enrique Sucar.
  • : Harold Andres Vasquez. Robot commanding with gestures using HMM.
  • : Patrick Heyer Wollenberg. Attribution of attention from posture: A crowdsourcing experiment.
  • : Dulce Navarrete.
  • : Manuel Montes y Gómez. Sexual predators detection.
  • : Hugo Jair Escalante. The Gesture Recognition Challenge.
  • : Luis Villaseñor / José Luis Hernández Rebollar. Detection of gestures of the deaf-mute sign language. Internal visitor from INAOE Electronics Dept.
  • : Yared Sabinas Figueroa. Detection of movement.
  • : Elías Ruíz Hernández. Visual grammars.
  • : Israel. Detection of gestures using HMM.
  • : Eduardo F. Morales Manzanares. The project that was never granted.
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. Detection and Asessment of NOTES manoeuvres.
  • : Felipe Orihuela-Espina. Seminar series introduction.

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