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Cedric PENET

Cédric PENET

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Address 1 : MediCIS - UMR LTSI U1099 INSERM Rennes
Faculté de Médecine
Université de Rennes 1
35043 Rennes cedex - France
Tél : +33 2 23 23 38 17
Assistante : Noemie Buisard tel : +33 2 23 23 47 18

Background and Position

Cédric PENET has been a Postdoctoral fellow in the MediCIS team of the LTSI since January 2014. He is currently working on Surgical Process Modelling.

Prior to being a Postdoctoral fellow, Cédric PENET obtained in 2010 an engineering master's degree from the National Institute of Applied Sciences of Rennes (INSA) in the field of Communication Systems and Networks. During his master's degree, he spent 6 month at the University of Adelaide, Australia, from July to December 2009. He then undertook a Ph.D. thesis at Technicolor Cesson-Sévigné, France, in partnership with the TEXMEX team of INRIA, which he defended in October 2013. His Ph.D. thesis advisors were Claire-Hélène DEMARTY (Technicolor), Guillaume GRAVIER (CNRS/IRISA) and Patrick GROS (INRIA). His work was focused on detecting violent scenes in movies. He has contributions in audio events detection such as gunshots and explosions, multimodal violent scenes detection using both audio and video, and he is one of the orginal co-organiser of the Violent Scenes Detection task of the MediaEval Benchmark campaign, which specifically aims at detecting violent scenes in Hollywood movies.


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