Shashanka Venkataramanan
Bonjour !!

I am a Doctoral student with the LinkMedia team at INRIA Rennes, where I am advised by some amazing researchers Dr. Yannis Avrithis, Dr. Ewa Kijak and Dr. Laurent Amsaleg. My work mainly focuses on developing interesting algorithms to enhance instance and category-level visual representations in unsupervised and weakly-supervised settings.

I recently graduated with my Masters in C.S from the Center for Research in Computer Vision at the University of Central Florida, USA with Dr. Abhijit Mahalanobis. Prior joining UCF, I spent some time at the beautiful Indian Institute of Science as a research assistant with Dr. Soma Biswas and Dr. Sivaram Prasad Mudunuri. I feel lucky and grateful to have worked with them.

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Research

alignmix

It Takes Two to Tango: Mixup for Deep Metric Learning
Shashanka Venkataramanan, Bill Psomas, Yannis Avrithis, Ewa Kijak, Laurent Amsaleg, Konstantinos Karantzalos
arXiv:2106.04990, 2021

arxiv / bibtex
@article{venkataramanan2021it,
  title={It Takes Two to Tango: Mixup for Deep Metric Learning},
  author={Venkataramanan, Shashanka and Psomas, Bill and Avrithis, Yannis and Kijak, Ewa and Amsaleg, Laurent and Karantzalos, Konstantinos},
  journal={arXiv preprint arXiv:2106.04990},
  year={2021}
}
            

alignmix

AlignMix: Improving representation by interpolating aligned features
Shashanka Venkataramanan, Yannis Avrithis, Ewa Kijak, Laurent Amsaleg
arXiv:2103.15375, 2021

arxiv / bibtex
@article{venkataramanan2021alignmix,
  title={AlignMix: Improving representation by interpolating aligned features},
  author={Venkataramanan, Shashanka and Avrithis, Yannis and Kijak, Ewa and Amsaleg, Laurent},
  journal={arXiv preprint arXiv:2103.15375},
  year={2021}
}
            

CAVGA

Attention Guided Anomaly Localization in Images
Shashanka Venkataramanan, Kuan-Chuan Peng, Rajat Vikram Singh, Abhijit Mahalanobis
European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2020

paper / arxiv / teaser video / main video / bibtex
@article{shashanka2020attention,
Title={Attention Guided Anomaly Localization in Images},
Author={Shashanka Venkataramanan and Kuan-Chuan Peng and Rajat Vikram Singh and Abhijit Mahalanobis},
Journal={European Conference on Computer Vision},
Year={2020}
            

TCR

Target Detection in Cluttered Environments using Infra-red Images
Bruce McIntosh, Shashanka Venkataramanan, Abhijit Mahalanobis
International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2020

arxiv / bibtex
@article{mcintosh2020target,
Title={Target Detection in Cluttered Environments using Infra-red Images},
Author={Bruce McIntosh and Shashanka Venkataramanan and Abhijit Mahalanobis},
Journal={International Conference on Image Processing},
Year={2020}
            

TIFS

Dictionary Alignment with Re-ranking for Low Resolution NIR-VIS Face Recognition
Sivaram Prasad Mudunuri*, Shashanka Venkataramanan*, Soma Biswas
IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (IEEE TIFS), 2019 [* equal contribution]

paper / code / bibtex
@article{mudunuri2019dictionary,
  title={Dictionary alignment with re-ranking for low-resolution NIR-VIS face recognition},
  author={Sivaram Prasad Mudunuri and Shashanka Venkataramanan and Soma Biswas},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security},
  volume={14},
  number={4},
  pages={886--896},
  year={2019},
  publisher={IEEE}
}
            

ncvpripg

Improved Low Resolution Heterogeneous Face Recognition using Re-ranking
Sivaram Prasad Mudunuri, Shashanka Venkataramanan, Soma Biswas
National Conference on Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Image Processing and Graphics (NCVPRIPG), 2017 (Oral)

paper / bibtex
@inproceedings{mudunuri2017improved,
  title={Improved low resolution heterogeneous face recognition using re-ranking},
  author={Mudunuri, Sivaram Prasad and Venkataramanan, Shashanka and Biswas, Soma},
  booktitle={National Conference on Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Image Processing, and Graphics},
  pages={446--456},
  year={2017},
  organization={Springer}
}
            

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