MIDAS is a group of researchers at IIIT-Delhi who study, analyze, and build different multimedia systems for society leveraging multimodal information. MIDAS stands for Multimodal Digital Media Analysis Lab and it is founded by Dr. Rajiv Ratn Shah. Dr. Shah is assistant professor in the department of Computer Science and Engineering (jointly appointed with the department of Human Centered Design) at IIIT-Delhi. Our work at MIDAS includes Machine Learning, Multimedia Content Processing, Natural Language Processing, Image Processing, Multimodal Computing, Data Science, Social Media Computing, and the Internet of Things. We believe in multidisciplinary collabrative research and work closely with eminent researchers from National University of Singapore (NUS), National Institute of Informatics (NII), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Bloomberg, Arkana Lab, etc.

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Posted 23 Jul 2018 by Rajiv

Congratulations Vaishali for getting placed in Qualcomm.

Posted 15 Jul 2018 by Rajiv

A paper titled, “Harnessing AI for Speech Reconstruction using Multi-view Silent Video Feed”, got accepted in the Brave New Idea track of ACM Multimedia 2018 (approx 8% acceptance rate). Congratulation to authors: Yaman Kumar, Mayank Aggarwal, Pratham Nawal, Shin’ichi Satoh, Rajiv Ratn Shah, Roger Zimmerman.

Posted 15 Jul 2018 by Rajiv

MIDAS founder and collaborators, Rajiv Ratn Shah, Yifang Yin, and Roger Zimmermann published a full paper titled, “Learning and Fusing Multimodal Deep Features for Acoustic Scene Categorization”, in the ACM Multimedia 2018, a premier conference for multimedia research.

Posted 01 Jul 2018 by Rajiv