Ashish Tawari

Email: ashish.tawari@gmail.com
Phone: +1 (858) 736-1901

Laboratory for Intelligent and Safe Automobiles (LISA)
Computer Vision and Robotics Research Laboratory (CVRR)
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92037

 

 
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Journals Articles:

  • Ashish Tawari, Sujitha Martin and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Continuous Head Movement Estimator (CoHMET) for Driver Assistance: Issues, Algorithms and On-Road Evaluations," IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 818-830, April 2014.

  • Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Towards Privacy Protecting Safety Systems for Naturalistic Driving Videos," IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 1811-1822, Aug. 2014.

  • Eshed Ohn-Bar, Ashish Tawari, Sujitha Martin, and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Surveillance for Safety Critical Events: In-Vehicle Video Networks for Predictive Driver Assistance Systems," accepted and to appear in Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), 2014.

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Face Expression Recognition by Cross Modal Data Association," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 15, no. 7, pp. 1543-1552, Nov. 2013.

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Speech Emotion Analysis: Exploring the Role of Context," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol.12, no.6, pp. 502-509, Oct. 2010.

Conference Articles:

  • Ashish Tawari, Andreas Møgelmose, Sujitha Martin,  Thomas Moeslund and Mohan M. Trivedi, "First Person Attention Estimation by Simultaneous Analysis of Viewer and View," IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, 2014. [oral presentation]

  • Ashish Tawari, Kuo Chen and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Where is the driver looking: Analysis of Head, Eye and Iris for Robust Gaze Zone Estimation," IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, 2014. [oral presentation]

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Robust and Continuous Estimation of Driver Gaze Zone by Dynamic Analysis of Multiple Face Videos," IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, June 2014. [oral presentation]

  • Ashish Tawari, Sayanan Sivaraman, Mohan M. Trivedi, Trevor Shannon and Mario Tippelhofer, "Looking-in and Looking-out Vision for Urban Intelligent Assistance: Estimation of driver Attentive State and Dynamic Surround for Safe Merging and Braking", IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, June 2014.

  • Eshed Ohn-Bar, Ashish Tawari, Sujitha Martin, and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Predicting Driver Maneuvers by Learning Holistic Features,” IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, June 2014.

  • Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari and Mohan Trivedi, "Balancing privacy and safety: protecting driver identity in naturalistic driving video data,” ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AUTO-UI), September 2014.

  • Eshed Ohn-Bar, Ashish Tawari, Sujitha Martin, and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Vision on Wheels: Looking at Driver, Vehicle, and Surround for On-Road Maneuver Analysis,” IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops, 2014. [oral presentation]

  • Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Privacy Protection for Large Scale Naturalistic Driving Videos,” Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshop on Big Vision, 2014. [oral presentation]

  • Eshed Ohn-Bar, Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "How far can we go? Predicting Driver Intent to Overtake by Learning Holistic Features", IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Sym, June 2014.

  • Eshed Ohn-Bar, Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari and Mohan Trivedi, "Head, Eye, and Hand Patterns for Driver Activity Recognition," IEEE international Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR)," 2014. [Nominated for best industry related paper award. Winners yet to be announced]

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, “Head Dynamic Analysis: A Multi-view Framework,” New Trends in Image Analysis and Processing, IEEE international Conference on Image Analysis and Processing , September 2013.

  • Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Monitoring Head Dynamics for Driver Assistance: A Multiple Perspective Approach," 16th IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, (ITSC2013), Oct. 2013.

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Audio-Visual Data Association for Face Expression Analysis," 21st IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), November, 2012. [oral presentation]

  • Sujitha Martin, Ashish Tawari, Erik Murphy-Chutorian, Shinko Y. Cheng and Mohan Trivedi, "On the Design and Evaluation of Robust Head Pose for Visual User Interfaces: Algorithms, Databases, and Comparisons," 4th ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Application (AUTO-UI), October, 2012.

  • Ashish Tawari, Cuong Tran, Anup Doshi, Thorsten O. Zander, and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Distributed Multisensory Signals Acquisition and Analysis in Dyadic Interactions," ACM CHI Works-in-Progress (Juried), May 2012.

  • Toshiro Yamada, Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "In-Vehicle Speaker Recognition Using Independent Vector Analysis," 15th IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, (ITSC), September, 2012.

  • Sujitha Martin, Cuong Tran, Ashish Tawari, Jade Kwan, and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Optical Flow Based Head Movement and Gesture Analysis in Automotive Environment," 15th IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, (ITSC2012), September, 2012.

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi"Audio Visual Cues in Driver Affective State Characterization: Issues and Challenges in Developing Robust Approaches", IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, July 2011. [oral presentation]

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Speech Emotion Analysis in Noisy Real-World Environment," 20th International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), 2010.

  • Ashish Tawari and Mohan M. Trivedi"Speech Based Emotion Classification Framework for Driver Assistance System", IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, pp. 174-178, June 2010.

Intellectual Property:

  • Vivek Rajendran, Ethan Robert Duni, Venkatesh Krishnan and Ashish Tawari, "Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer-readable media for coding of harmonic signals," US Patent, Pub No. US 2012/0029923 A1, July 28, 2011 (International Patent, Pub No. WO/2012/016110, Feb 2 2012). [Outcome of an internship at Qualcomm Inc.]

  • Ashish Tawari, Sujitha Martin and Mohan M. Trivedi, "Privacy preserving approach and filters for camera based intelligent driver assistance and vehicle safety, " UCSD Docket No. SD2014-163, Dec 2013. [Invention disclosure submitted at UCSD]