BiographyAmir Zamir is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL). His research interests are in computer vision, machine learning, and perception-for-robotics. Before joining EPFL in 2020, he was with UC Berkeley, Stanford, and UCF. He has received the CVPR 2018 Best Paper Award, CVPR 2016 Best Student Paper Award, CVPR 2020 Best Paper Award Nomination, SIGGRAPH 2022 Best Paper Award, NVIDIA Pioneering Research Award 2018, PAMI Everingham Prize 2022, and ECCV/ECVA Young Researcher Award 2022. His research has been covered by popular press outlets, e.g., The New York Times or Forbes. He was also the computer vision and machine learning chief scientist of Aurora Solar, a Forbes AI 50 company, from 2015 to 2022.
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