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Marco Zuliani


My research interests are in computer vision (at various levels…), machine learning (at various depths…), software development, camera, tools and infrastructure.

I strive for excellence and I have a proven track record in delivering large-scale innovative vision-based technologies on mobile platforms.

Job Experience


Computer Vision Research Manager - July 2013 → Present
Algorithm Engineer - May 2011 → Jun 2013

Santa Barbara City College

Adjunct Professor (Discrete Math) - January 2011 → May 2011

Mayachitra, Inc.

Research Staff Member - October 2006 → May 2011


Mitsubishi Electric ITE-VIL, FriulROBOT S.r.l.


University of California, Santa Barbara

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering with emphasis in computer vision - October 2006
Thesis (ancient artifact): Computational Methods for Automatic Image Registration

University of Padova, Italy

Laurea in Ingegneria Informatica - June 2001
Thesis (archaeological artifact): A Vision Based System to Recover the Trajectory of a Human Head


Computer Vision and Machine Learning

Face detection, analysis and recognition. Object detection and tracking. Scene and video analysis. Image registration, geo–registration, image/video stabilization, panorama creation. Optimization and robust estimation for vision. Deep learning, data pipelines, data management, continuous data integration. Debugging algorithms.


C, Objective C, C++, Python, Matlab, shell scripting. Software development on mobile platforms. Debugging code. Apple frameworks. macOS, iOS and some Linux. Currently in Vim mood.


Leading teams to transition research ideas into real life products. Defining R&D to enable product features. Bridging the gap between AUCs and user experiences. Deploying core technologies on hundreds of millions of devices, minimizing risk & drama. Very much hands-on.

RANSAC Toolbox, RANSAC for Dummies

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