Hassan Abu Alhaija
Machine Learning Researcher / Research Engineer
Nvidia AI Research - Toronto

Interests: Synthetic Media, Generative Models, 3D Geometry Synthesis
Email: hassanhaija (at) gmail.com
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Publications XDGAN: Multi-Modal 3D Shape Generation in 2D Space
Hassan Abu Alhaija, Alara Dirik, André Knörig, Sanja Fidler, Masha Shugrina1
BMVC 2022
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Enhancing photorealism enhancement
Stephan Richter, Hassan Abu Alhaija, Vladlen Koltun
TPAMI 2023
[pdf][video] [project page]
In media: [Two Minute Papers] [The Verge] [Der Spiegel] [The Sun] [TNW] [Kotaku]

Intrinsic Autoencoders for Joint Deferred Neural Rendering and Intrinsic Image Decomposition
H. Abu Alhaija, SK. Mustikovela, J. Thies, V. Jampani, M. Nießner, A. Geiger, C. Rother
3DV 2020

Geometric Image Synthesis
H. Abu Alhaija, SK. Mustikovela, A. Geiger, C. Rother
ACCV 2018

Augmented Reality Meets Computer Vision: Efficient Data Generation for Urban Driving Scenes
H. Abu Alhaija, SK. Mustikovela, L. Mescheder, A. Geiger, C. Rother
IJCV 2018

Augmented Reality Meets Deep Learning For Car Instance Segmentation In Urban Scenes
H. Abu Alhaija, SK. Mustikovela, L. Mescheder, A. Geiger, C. Rother
BMVC 2017

Bounding Boxes, Segmentations and Object Coordinates: How Important is Recognition for 3D Scene Flow Estimation in Autonomous Driving Scenarios?
A. Behl, OH. Jafari, SK. Mustikovela, H. Abu Alhaija, C. Rother, A. Geiger
ICCV 2017

A Study of Lagrangean Decompositions and Dual Ascent Solvers for Graph Matching
P. Swoboda, C. Rother, H. Abu Alhaija, D. Kainmueller, B. Savchynskyy
CVPR 2017

GraphFlow – 6D Large Displacement Scene Flow via Graph Matching
H. Abu Alhaija, A. Sellent, D. Kondermann, C. Rother
GCPR 2015
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Education PhD in Computer Vision and Machine Learning
University of Heidelberg and TU Dresden
Jan 2015 – Dec 2020, Heidelberg, Germany

Master in Color in Informatics and Media Technology (CIMET)
University of Granada / University of Jean-Monnet / NTNU Gjøvik
Sep 2012 – Sep 2014, Granada, Spain / Saint-Etienne, France / Gjøvik, Norway

Bachelor in Informatics Engineering – Dept. Artificial intelligence
Damascus University
Sep 2005 – Sep 2011, Damascus, Syria
Internships Research Internship with Prof. Vladlen Koltun
Intel. Intelligent Systems Lab.
Jan 2019 – July 2019, Munich, Germany

Research Visit with Prof. Matthias Nießner
TU Munich
July 2019 – Oct 2019, Munich, Germany