Name: Yawar Siddiqui
Position: Ph.D Candidate
Phone: +49-89-289-18489
Room No: 02.13.040


Hi! I'm Yawar. I did my Bachelor's in Computer Science in India and Master's from TU Munich. I worked on Active Learning for Semantic Segmentation as my Master Thesis with the Visual Computing Lab before joining as an intern. In the past, I've worked with Adobe Systems - Core technologies Imaging team in India, and as an intern with Disney Research, Zurich on Neck Tracking and Reconstruction.

Research Interest

2D-3D Scene Understanding, Human Body Reconstruction



ViewAL: Active Learning with Viewpoint Entropy for Semantic Segmentation
Yawar Siddiqui, Julien Valentin, Matthias Nießner
CVPR 2020
We propose ViewAL, a novel active learning strategy for semantic segmentation that exploits viewpoint consistency in multi-view datasets.
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