Archith John Bency

Graduate Student Researcher
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9560
Email: archith[at]ece[dot]ucsb[dot]edu

Welcome to my small corner on the Internet. I am a graduate student in Vision Research Laboratory, working with Prof. B. S. Manjunath at the ECE department in UCSB.


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B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India 2005-2009

M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA 2012-14

Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA 2014-Present

Research Interests

Object Tracking, Object Detection in Images, Action Recognition, Deep Learning, Machine Learning


S. Rallapalli, H. Qiu, A. J. Bency, S. Karthikeyan, R. Govindan, B. S. Manjunath and R. Urgaonkar, "Poster Presentation: Are Very Deep Neural Networks Feasible on Mobile Devices?", ACM Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications, (HotMobile 2016), February 2016 [paper]

H. Lee, H. Kwon, A. J. Bency, and W. D. Northwang, "Fast Object Localization Using a CNN Feature Map Based Multi-Scale Search", CoRR abs/1604.03517, 2016 [arxiv]

A. J. Bency, H. Kwon, H. Lee, S. Karthikeyan and B. S. Manjunath, "Weakly Supervised Localization using Deep Feature Maps", European Conference on Computer Vision, (ECCV 2016), October 2016 [arxiv]

A. J. Bency, S. Rallapalli, R. Ganti, M. Srivatsa and B. S. Manjunath, "Beyond Spatial Auto-Regressive Models: Predicting Housing Prices with Satellite Imagery", Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision, (WACV 2017), March 2017 [arxiv]

A. J. Bency, S. Karthikeyan, C. De Leo, S. Sunderrajan and B. S. Manjunath, "Search Tracker: Human-derived Object Tracking in the Wild through Large-scale Search and Retrieval", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 27, No. 8, August 2017 [arxiv]

C. Torres, A. J. Bency, J. Fried and B. S. Manjunath, "RAM: Role Representation and Identification from combined Appearance and Activity Maps", International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras, Special Session on Target Tracking and Person Re-Identification, September 2017 [paper]