I am a Ph.D. student advised by Professor In So Kweon, at Electrical Engineering, KAIST.

My research interests lie in the general areas of computer vision and machine learning with a particular focus on:

  • Image and video enhancement
  • Motion estimation
  • Video synthesis and compression

Contact

  • dawitmureja [at] kaist.ac.kr

  • Bldg N1, Rm 211, 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, Korea, 34141

Education

  • Integrated M.S./ Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering

    Sep 2019 - Present

    KAIST, Korea

    Advisor: Prof. In So Kweon

  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering

    Sep 2018 - Aug 2019

    KAIST, Korea

    Advisor: Prof. In So Kweon

  • B.S. (Magna Cum Laude) in Electrical Engineering

    Sep 2014 - Jul 2018

    KAIST, Korea

Research Experiences

  • KAIST, Daejeon, Korea
    Sep 2018 - Present

    Research Assistant, Robotics and Computer Vision Lab.
  • KAIST, Daejeon, Korea
    Jan 2017 - Dec 2017

    Undergraduate Research Assistant, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Lab.
  • KIST, Seoul, Korea
    Jul 2017 - Sep 2017

    Research Intern, Medical Navigation Lab.

Publications

  • Restoration of Video Frames from a Single Blurred Image with Motion Understanding

    Dawit Mureja Argaw, Junsik Kim, Francois Rameau, Chaoning Zhang, In So Kweon

    IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPRW), NTIRE 2021, Oral presentation

    [ Paper ]

  • Motion-blurred Video Interpolation and Extrapolation

    Dawit Mureja Argaw, Junsik Kim, Francois Rameau, In So Kweon

    Thirty-Fifth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2021

    [ Paper ] [ Poster ] [ Code ]

  • Optical Flow Estimation from a Single Motion-blurred Image

    Dawit Mureja Argaw, Junsik Kim, Francois Rameau, Jae Won Cho, In So Kweon

    Thirty-Fifth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2021

    [ Paper ] [ Poster ] [ Code ]

  • ResNet or DenseNet: Introducing Shortcuts to ResNet

    Chaoning Zhang*, Philipp Benz*, Dawit Mureja Argaw, Seokju Lee, Junsik Kim, Francois Rameau, Jean Charles Bazin, In So Kweon

    IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2021

    [ Paper ]

  • DeePTZ: Deep Self-Calibration for PTZ cameras

    Chaoning Zhang, Francois Rameau, Junsik Kim, Dawit Mureja Argaw, Jean Charles Bazin, In So Kweon

    IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2020

    [ Paper ]

  • Revisiting Residual Networks with Nonlinear Shortcuts

    Chaoning Zhang, Francois Rameau, Seokju Lee, Junsik Kim, Philipp Benz, Dawit Mureja Argaw, Jean Charles Bazin, In So Kweon

    British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2019 (spotlight)

    [ Paper ]

  • Automatic spine segmentation from CT images using Convolutional Neural Network via redundant generation of class labels

    Dawit Mureja Argaw*, Malinda Vania*, Deukhee Lee (* equal contribution)

    Journal of Computational Design and Engineering (JCDE), Volume 6, Issue 2, 2019

    [ Paper ]

Awards & Honors

  • Magna Cum Laude, KAIST Electrical Engineering Department, Aug 2018
  • Excellent Research Award, KAIST Undergraduate Research Participation (URP), Sep 2017
  • Dean’s List, KAIST School of Freshman, Feb 2015
  • KAIST Alumni Foundation Scholarship, 2015
  • KAIST Scholarship, Full scholarship for B.S., M.S. and Integrated M.S./Ph.D. programs, 2014-2023

Academic Activities

Student Volunteer

  • ICLR 2020, ICML 2020, NeurIPS 2020