Silvio Savarese, Assistant Professor

Computer Science Department
Stanford University

office: Room 154 Gates Bldg
ssilvio at stanford dot edu
Mailing address: 353 Serra Mall, Gates Building,
Stanford, CA 94305-9020  

 

 

 

 

 

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BIO

 

Silvio Savarese is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University and director of the SAIL-Toyota Center for AI Research at Stanford. He earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the California Institute of Technology in 2005 and was a Beckman Institute Fellow at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from 2005–2008. He joined Stanford in 2013 after being Assistant and then Associate Professor (with tenure) of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, from 2008 to 2013. His research interests include computer vision, robotic perception and machine learning. He is recipient of several awards including a Best Student Paper Award at CVPR 2016, the James R. Croes Medal in 2013, a TRW Automotive Endowed Research Award in 2012, an NSF Career Award in 2011 and Google Research Award in 2010. In 2002 he was awarded the Walker von Brimer Award for outstanding research initiative.

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Education
• 2005: Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
• 2001: M.S. in Electrical Engineering, California Institute of Technology , Pasadena
• 1998: Laura Degree in Electrical Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, Italy

Professional Appointments
• 2013: Assistant Professor, Computer Science Dept., Stanford University, CA
• 2013: Associate Professor (with tenure), Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI
• 2008-2013:  Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI
• 2005–2008: Beckman Fellowship, Beckman Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Selected Awards

 

  • Best Student Paper Award, at the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) in 2016
  • J. James R. Croes Medal from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) (2013)
  • TRW Automotive Endowed Research Award (2012)
  • National Science Foundation Career Award (2011)
  • Google Research Award (2010)
  • Beckman Fellowship, awarded by the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2005–2008)
  • Caltech Walker von-Brimer Foundation Award for outstanding research initiative (2002)

Teaching

 

 

Service

 

  • Program chair of CVPR 2020
  • General chair of the 4th International Conference on 3D Vision – 3DV (2016)
  • Area chair of CVPR 2010, ICCV 2011, CVPR 2013, ECCV 2014, CVPR 2015, ICCV 2015, ECCV 2016, ICCV 2017
  • Associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), starting January 2016