Tamara Berg

Tamara Berg joined Facebook in January 2019 as a research scientist to work on computer vision related to people, fashion, and commerce. Her broader research interests span a variety of areas in computer vision and natural language processing, including developing models aimed at understanding and combining multiple modalities. Tamara completed her PhD in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2007, then worked as a research scientist at Yahoo! Research, and as a professor at Stony Brook University and UNC Chapel Hill (currently on leave). Most recently, she helped co-found Shopagon, a start-up focused on personalizing online shopping.

Tamara's Publications

October 27, 2019

RESEARCH

ML APPLICATIONS

IMP: Instance Mask Projection for High Accuracy Semantic Segmentation of Things

In this work, we present a new operator, called Instance Mask Projection (IMP), which projects a predicted Instance Segmentation as a new feature for semantic segmentation. It also supports back propagation so is trainable end-to-end. By adding this operator…

Cheng-Yang Fu, Tamara Berg, Alexander C. Berg

October 27, 2019