Juan Carlos L. Alcazar is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Visual Computing Center (VCC) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), working with Professor Bernard Ghanem at the Image and Video Understanding Laboratory (IVUL).

Education and Early Career

 Juan Carlos L. Alcazar is a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Los Andes University, and MSc. from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. He completed my Ph.D. dissertation on applied Computer Vision under the supervision of Prof. Pablo Arbeláez, at the Biomedical Computervision Group. Before joined KAUST, he was a research assitant in Universidad de Los Andes at Bogotá D.C. Area, Colombia.

Research Interest

His main research interest is the analysis of contextual information for "in the wild" video understanding.


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Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Engineering, Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia, 2019
  • M.Sc, Computer Science, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia, 2012
  • B.S., Computer Science, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia, 2010