CVPR Best Paper Award

These awards are picked by committees delegated by the program chairs of the conference. Click here for the wikipedia article on this award.

  • CVPR 2018
    • Best Paper: Taskonomy: Disentangling Task Transfer Learning, Amir R. Zamir, Alexander Sax, William Shen, Leonidas J. Guibas, Jitendra Malik, and Silvio Savarese.
    • Best Student Paper: Total Capture: A 3D Deformation Model for Tracking Faces, Hands, and Bodies, Hanbyul Joo, Tomas Simon, and Yaser Sheikh
    • Honorable Mention: Deep Learning of Graph Matching, Andrei Zanfir, Cristian Sminchisescu
    • Honorable Mention: SPLATNet: Sparse Lattice Networks for Point Cloud Processing, Hang Su, Varun Jampani, Deqing Sun, Subhransu Maji, Evangelos Kalogerakis, Ming-Hsuan Yang, Jan Kautz
    • Honorable Mention: CodeSLAM — Learning a Compact, Optimisable Representation for Dense Visual SLAM, Michael Bloesch, Jan Czarnowski, Ronald Clark, Stefan Leutenegger, Andrew J. Davison
    • Honorable Mention: Efficient Optimization for Rank-Based Loss Functions, Pritish Mohapatra, Michal Rolínek, C.V. Jawahar, Vladimir Kolmogorov, M. Pawan Kumar
  • CVPR 2017
    • Best Paper: Densely Connected Convolutional Networks, Gao Huang, Zhuang Liu, Laurens van der Maaten, Kilian Q. Weinberger
    • Best Paper: Learning from Simulated and Unsupervised Images through Adversarial Training, Ashish Shrivastava, Tomas Pfister, Oncel Tuzel, Joshua Susskind, Wenda Wang, Russell Webb
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: Annotating Object Instances with a Polygon-RNN, Lluís Castrejón, Kaustav Kundu, Raquel Urtasun, Sanja Fidler
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: YOLO9000: Better, Faster, Stronger, Joseph Redmon, Ali Farhadi
    • Best Student Paper: Computational Imaging on the Electric Grid, Mark Sheinin, Yoav Y. Schechner, Kiriakos N. Kutulakos
  • CVPR 2016
    • Best Paper: Deep Residual Learning for Image Recognition, Kaiming He, Xiangyu Zhang, Shaoqing Ren, Jian Sun
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: Sublabel-Accurate Relaxation of Nonconvex Energies., Thomas Möllenhoff, Emanuel Laude, Michael Moeller, Jan Lellmann, Daniel Cremers
    • Best Student Paper: Structural-RNN: Deep Learning on Spatio-Temporal Graphs, Ashesh Jain, Amir R. Zamir, Silvio Savarese, Ashutosh Saxena
  • CVPR 2015
    • Best Paper: DynamicFusion: Reconstruction and Tracking of Non-rigid Scenes in Real-Time, Richard A. Newcombe, Dieter Fox, Steven M. Seitz
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: Efficient Globally Optimal Consensus Maximisation with Tree Search, Tat-Jun Chin, Pulak Purkait, Anders Eriksson, David Suter
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: Fully Convolutional Networks for Semantic Segmentation, Jonathan Long, Evan Shelhamer, Trevor Darrell
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: Picture: A Probabilistic Programming Language for Scene Perception, Tejas D Kulkarni, Pushmeet Kohli, Joshua B Tenenbaum, Vikash Mansinghka
    • Best Student Paper: Category-Specific Object Reconstruction from a Single Image, Abhishek Kar, Shubham Tulsiani, João Carreira, Jitendra Malik
  • CVPR 2014
    • Best Paper: What Camera Motion Reveals About Shape with Unknown BRDF, M.K. Chandraker
    • Best Paper Honorable Mention: 3D Shape and Indirect Appearance by Structured Light Transport, Matthew O'Toole, John Mather, Kyros Kutulakos
    • Best Student Paper: Partial Optimality by Pruning for MAP-inference with General Graphical Models, Paul Swoboda, Bogdan Savchynskyy, Joerg Kappes, Christoph Schnörr
  • CVPR 2013
    • Best Paper: Fast, Accurate Detection of 100,000 Object Classes on a Single Machine, Thomas Dean, Jay Yagnik, Mark Ruzon, Mark Segal, Jonathon Shlens, and Sudheendra Vijayanarasimhan
    • Best Paper Runner-Up: Lost! Leveraging the Crowd for Probabilistic Visual Self-Localization, Marcus Brubaker, Andreas Geiger, and Raquel Urtasun
    • Best Student Paper: Discriminative Non-blind Deblurring, Uwe Schmidt, Carsten Rother, Sebastian Nowozin, Jeremy Jancsary, and Stefan Roth
  • CVPR 2012
  • CVPR 2011
  • CVPR 2010
  • CVPR 2009
  • CVPR 2008
  • CVPR 2007