Internship: Multimodal Learning

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States · CV · 1294 expand job description ↓


MERL is looking for a self-motivated intern to work on problems at the intersection of video understanding, audio/speech recognition, and language models. The ideal candidate would be a PhD student with a strong mathematical background in machine learning and computer vision. 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). Knowledge of deep learning for speech recognition and experience with 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 intern is expected to collaborate with computer vision and speech teams at MERL to develop algorithms and prepare manuscripts for scientific publications. The internship is for 3 months with flexible start date.

Research Areas: Computer Vision

Contact: Anoop Cherian

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