Internship: Visual Reasoning and Question Answering

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States · CV · 1288


MERL is looking for a self-motivated intern to work on problems at the intersection of video understanding and visual question answering. The ideal candidate would be a senior year (>=3) PhD student with a strong mathematical background in machine learning and computer vision and who has published at least one paper in a top-tier machine learning or computer vision venue (NIPS/CVPR/ECCV/ICCV/ICML/PAMI etc.). The candidate must have prior experience in using deep learning methods for video understanding (such as action recognition, human pose estimation and tracking, etc.) and language models (such as in visual question answering or captioning). Working knowledge of generative adversarial networks will be a plus. Proficiency in Python and flexibility in using different deep learning software (TensorFlow, Pytorch, Keras, etc.) is expected. The internship is for 3-6 months with flexible start date.

Research Areas: Computer Vision

Contact: Anoop Cherian

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