Serge Belongie received a B.S. (with honor) in EE from Caltech in 1995 and a Ph.D. in EECS from Berkeley in 2000. While at Berkeley, his research was supported by an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. From 2001-2013 he was a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at University of California, San Diego.
He is currently a professor at Cornell Tech and the Department of Computer Science at Cornell University. His research interests include Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Crowdsourcing and Human-in-the-Loop Computing. He is also a co-founder of several companies including Digital Persona, Anchovi Labs and Orpix. He is a recipient of the NSF CAREER Award, the Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship and the MIT Technology Review "Innovators Under 35" Award.
- 2017. "Collaborative Metric Learning." Paper presented at International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW), Perth, 2017 .
- 2017. "Context Matters: Refining Object Detection in Video with Recurrent Neural Networks." Paper presented at British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC) .
- 2016. "Residual Networks Behave Like Ensembles of Relatively Shallow Networks." Paper presented at Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), Barcelona .
- 2016. "Boosted Convolutional Neural Networks." Paper presented at British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), York, UK .
- 2016. "Learning to Detect and Match Keypoints with Deep Architectures." Paper presented at British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), York, UK .
Selected Awards and Honors
- Cornell Tech Professor of the Year 2016
- Best Paper Award in session "Vision and Learning," (WACV) 2015
- Helmholtz Prize (ICCV) 2015
- Best Paper Award Runner Up (HCOMP) 2015
- Honorable Mention, Assistive Reproductive Technology video "3D Sperm Surface Reconstruction," (ASRM) 2014
- BS (Electrical Engineering with Honor), California Institute of Technology, 1995
- MS (Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences), University of California, Berkeley, 1997
- Ph D (Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences), University of California, Berkeley, 2000