Awards

2019

2018

  • Google Faculty Research Award (in Machine Perception): US$ 40.000. Research project: TRACE - discovering digital history anomalies to detect fake videos.
  • Winner of the IEEE Signal Processing Cup. Ranked 1st (out of 30) within the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and, Signal Processing (ICASSP) - Prize: US$ 5.000. The video of the winner announcement is available on facebook. The final ranking can be found on the conference page.
  • IEEE Forensic Camera Model Identification Challenge – ranked 3rd (out of 582) on Kaggle - Prize: US$ 5.000. See the on-line leaderboard.
  • MCS - Adversarial Attacks on Black Box Face Recognition Contest: ranked 4th (out of 23) on CodaLab - Prize: RUB 15.000.
  • Fraud Detection Contest – localization task: ranked 1st (out of 2), within the IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR).
  • Fraud Detection Contest – detection task: ranked 2nd (out of 4), within the IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR).

2017

  • Special Mention at Best Paper Awards to “PRNU-based forgery localization in a blind scenario”, International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing (ICIAP).

2015

  • Iris Liveness Detection Competition: ranked 1st (out of 4), within the IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB).
  • Competition on Counter Measures to Finger Vein Spoofing Attacks - cropped images: ranked 1st (out of 4), within the IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB).
  • Fingerprint Liveness Detection Competition: ranked 2nd (out of 12), within the IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and, Systems (BTAS).
  • Sclera Segmentation Benchmarking Competition: ranked 2nd (out of 4)

2014

  • Performance Evaluation of Indirect Immunofluorescence Image Analysis Systems (2014): ranked 2nd (out of 11), within the 1st Workshop on Pattern Recognition Techniques for Indirect Immunofluorescence Images in conjunction with ICPR.
  • 1st Mobile Iris Liveness Detection Competition (2014): ranked 3rd (out of 6).

2013

  • Winner of the IEEE Image Forensics Challenge - phase 1 (forgery detection). Ranked 1st (out of 8), within the IEEE Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS) - Prize: US$ 1.500.
  • Winner of the IEEE Image Forensics Challenge - phase 2 (forgery localization). Ranked 1st (out of 4), within the IEEE Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS) - Prize: US$ 1.750.
  • Fingerprint Liveness Detection Competition (2013): ranked 1st (out of 11), within the IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB).