PUBLICATIONS

  • Towards a Comprehensive Computational Model for Aesthetic Assessment of Videos

 Subhabrata Bhattacharya,, Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Dong Liu, Tao Chen, Shih-Fu. Chang and Mubarak Shah, ACM International Conference in Multimedia (MM), Barcelona, 2013.(Grand Challenge 2nd Prize winner) [PDF][Project Page][Data][Code]

  • EmoReact: A Multimodal Approach and Dataset for Recognizing Emotional Responses in Children              Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Tadas Baltrusaitis, Charles. E. Hughes, and Louis-philippe Morency, In Proceedings of the International Conference     on Multimodal interfaces(ICMI), 2016. [PDF][Project Page ][Data]

  • Deep Multimodal Fusion for Persuasiveness Prediction                                                                                                Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Deepak Gopinath, Jayanth Koushik, Tadas Baltrusaitis, and Louis-philippe Morency, In Proceedings of the  International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces(ICMI), 2016. [PDF][Project Page][Data][Code]

  • The Future Belongs to the Curious: Towards Automatic Understanding and Recognition of Curiosity in Children  Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Tadas Baltrusaitis, Charles. E. Hughes, and Louis-philippe Morency, In Proceedings of the Interspeech Workshop on Child   Computer and Interaction(WOCCI), 2016. [PDF][Project Page][Data]

  • Hands-on: Context-driven Hand Gesture Recognition for Automatic Recognition of Curiosity 

Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Charles. E. Hughes, and Louis-philippe Morency,  Designing for Curiosity Workshop at Conference  on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, 2017. [PDF][Project Page][Data]

  • Exceptionally Social: Design of an Avatar-Mediated Interactive System for Promoting Social Skills in Children with Autism

Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Charles. E. Hughes, and Louis-philippe Morency, In Proceedings of the CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, 2017. [PDF][Project Page]

  • Hand2Face: Automatic Synthesis and Recognition of Hand Over Face Occlusions

Behnaz Nojavanasghari, Tadas Baltrusaitis, Charles. E. Hughes, and Louis-philippe Morency,  International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII), 2017. [PDF][Project Page] [Data]

  • Interactive GAN: Interactive generative adversarial networks for generation of facial expressions in dyadic interactions

  • InBehnaz Nojavanasghari, Yuchi Huang and Saad Khan, arXiv 2018. [PDF][Project Page] [Code]