Hi, I'm Noa.

I am an Assistant Professor at ISLab, Osaka University.

Looking for students! All levels are welcomed: Ph.D., Masters, Undergrad, Internships. Drop me an email to discuss potential projects.

Latest News

  • Jun. 2021: I will serve as Area Chair at BMVC 2021.

  • May 2021: I am a CVPR 2021 outstanding reviewer.

  • May 2021: I've been promoted to Assistant Professor!

A big thank you to everybody who has supported me so far, especially professors, colleagues, and students at ISLab.

  • Apr. 2021: A paper accepted at ICMR 2021.

  • Feb. 2021: I gave a talk at CAI+CAI workshop.

  • Nov. 2020: A paper accepted at WACV 2021.

  • July 2020: Two papers accepted at VISART V, ECCV 2020.

  • July 2020: A paper accepted at ECCV 2020.

Research Interests

Vision and Language

Computer Vision for Art

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Highlighted Publications

Knowledge-Based Video Question Answering with Unsupervised Scene Descriptions

Noa Garcia and Yuta Nakashima (ECCV 2020)

KnowIT VQA: Answering Knowledge-Based Questions about Videos

Noa Garcia, Mayu Otani, Chenhui Chu and Yuta Nakashima (AAAI 2020)

BERT representations for Video Question Answering

Zekun Yang, Noa Garcia, Chenhui Chu, Mayu Otani, Yuta Nakashima and Haruo Takemura (WACV 2020)

Context-Aware Embeddings for Automatic Art Analysis

Noa Garcia, Benjamin Renoust and Yuta Nakashima (ICMR 2019)

How to Read Paintings: Semantic Art Understanding with Multi-Modal Retrieval

Noa Garcia and George Vogiatzis (VISART workshop, ECCV 2018)

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Before 2018

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