Cristian Canton Ferrer

Cristian is a Research Scientist Manager on the AI Integrity Team at Facebook AI Applied Research. His research interests lie in the field of computer vision and adversarial machine learning. Cristian currently supports the AI Red Team, which focuses on understanding weaknesses and vulnerabilities derived from the use (or misuse) of AI, related to misinformation and election interference. Previously at Facebook, he managed teams related to the detection of the objectionable and harmful content domain. Prior to joining Facebook, Cristian worked at Microsoft Research and Vicon. He received an M.S. from EPFL in Switzerland and a Ph.D. from the Technical University of Catalonia in Barcelona.

Cristian's Publications

April 15, 2018

RESEARCH

COMPUTER VISION

Eye In-Painting with Exemplar Generative Adversarial Networks

This paper introduces a novel approach to in-painting where the identity of the object to remove or change is preserved and accounted for at inference time: Exemplar GANs (ExGANs). ExGANs are a type of conditional GAN that utilize exemplar…

Brian Dolhansky, Cristian Canton Ferrer

April 15, 2018