• Arxiv preprint. Pont-Tuset, J., Perazzi, F., Caelles, S., Arbeláez, P., Sorkine-Hornung, A., & Van Gool, L. (2017). The 2017 DAVIS Challenge on Video Object Segmentation. arXiv preprint arXiv:1704.00675.,39(4), 627-639.[pdf][project page][BibTeX]


  • Hariharan, B., Arbelaez, P., Girshick, R., & Malik, J. (2017). Object Instance Segmentation and Fine-Grained Localization Using Hypercolumns. IEEE transactions on pattern analysis and machine intelligence39(4), 627-639.[pdf][BibTeX]


  • J. Pont-Tuset*, P. Arbelaez*, J. Barron, F. Marques and J. Malik. Multiscale Combinatorial Grouping for Image Segmentation and Object Proposal Generation. In TPAMI, 2017.  [pdf][project page][BibTeX]




  • K.K. Maninis, J. Pont-Tuset, P. Arbelaez, and L. Van Gool. Convolutional Oriented Boundaries. In ECCV 2016. [pdf] [project page]



  • R. Mendoza, F. Gonzalez, P. Arbelaez, J. Puentes and M. Hernandez. Analysis of PHOW Representations for Alzheimer Disease Classification on Brain Structural MRI. In ISBI 2016.[pdf]


  • J. Malik, P. Arbelaez, J. Carreira, K. Fragkiadaki, R. Girshick, G. Gkioxari, S. Gupta,  B. Hariharan, A. Kar and S. Tulsiani. The Three R’s of Computer Vision: Recognition, Reconstruction and Reorganization. In Pattern Rercognition Letters, 2016.  [pdf] .




  • B.Hariharan, P. Arbelaez, R. Girshick and J. Malik. Hypercolumns for Object Segmentation and Fine-grained Localization. In CVPR 2015. (Oral). [pdf][project page] [BibTeX]


  • S. Gupta, P. Arbelaez, R. Girshick and J. Malik. Aligning 3D Models to RGB-D Images of Cluttered Scenes. In CVPR 2015. [pdf]


  • K. Fragkiadaki, P. Arbelaez, P. Felsen and J. Malik. Learning to Segment Moving Objects in Videos. In CVPR 2015. [pdf] [project page]

  • S. Gupta, P. Arbelaez, R. Girshick and J. Malik. Indoor Scene Understanding with RGB-D Images: Bottom-up Segmentation, Object Detection and Semantic Segmentation. International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), 2015. [pdf] [project page] [BibTeX]




  • K. Fragkiadaki, M. Salas, P. Arbelaez and J. Malik. Grouping-Based Low-Rank Trajectory Completion and 3D Reconstruction. In NIPS 2014. [pdf] [project page]


  • B. Hariharan, P. Arbelaez, R.Girshick and J. Malik. Simultaneous Detection and Segmentation. In ECCV 2014. [pdf] [project page]


  • S. Gupta, R.Girshick, P. Arbelaez and J. Malik. Learning Rich Features from RGB-D Images for Object Detection and Segmentation. In ECCV 2014. [pdf] [project page]


  • P. Arbelaez*, J. Pont-Tuset*, J. Barron, F. Marques and J. Malik. Multiscale Combinatorial Grouping. In CVPR 2014 (*Equal contribution). [pdf] [project page]


  • M. Shatsky*, P. Arbelaez*, B.G. Han, D. Typke, S. Brenner, J. Malik and R. Glaeser. Automated particle correspondence and accurate tilt-axis detection in tilted-image pairs. Journal of Structural Biology, 2014. (*Equal contribution) [pdf] [project page] [BibTeX]


  • D. Romo, J. Garcia, P. Arbelaez and E. Romero. A discriminant multi-scale histopathology descriptor using dictionary learning. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging SPIE 2014. [pdf]




  • J. Barron, P. Arbelaez, S. Keranen, M. Biggin, D. Knowles and J. Malik. Volumetric Semantic Segmentation using Pyramid Context Features. In ICCV 2013. [pdf] [code]


  • S. Gupta, P. Arbelaez and J. Malik. Perceptual Organization and Recognition of Indoor Scenes from RGBD Images. In CVPR 2013 (oral).[pdf]


  • G. Gkioxari, P. Arbelaez, L. Bourdev and J. Malik. Articulated Pose Estimation using Discriminative Armlet Classifiers. In CVPR 2013.[pdf]


  • M. Shatsky, P. Arbelaez, R. Glaeser and S. Brenner. Optimal and fast rotational alignment of volumes with missing data in Fourier space. Journal of Structural Biology, 2013. [pdf] [BibTeX]




  • C. Gu, P. Arbelaez, Y. Lin, K. Yu and J. Malik. Multi-Component Models for Object Detection. In ECCV 2012. [pdf]


  • J. Chang, P. Arbelaez, N. Switz, C. Reber, A. Tapley, L. Davis, A. Cattamanchi, D. Fletcher and J. Malik. Automated Tuberculosis Diagnosis Using Fluorescence Images from a Mobile Microscope. In MICCAI 2012. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez, B. Hariharan, C. Gu, S. Gupta, L. Bourdev and J. Malik. Semantic Segmentation using Regions and Parts. In CVPR 2012 (oral). [pdf] 


  • B.G. Han, R. Walton, A. Song, P. Hwu, M. Stubbs, S. Yannone, P. Arbelaez, M. Dong and R. Glaeser. Electron Microscopy of Biotinylated Protein Complexes bound to Streptavidin Monolayer Crystals. Journal of Structural Biology, 2012. doi: 10.1016/j.jsb.2012.04.025. [pdf] [BibTeX]




  • P. Arbelaez, M. Maire, C. Fowlkes and J. Malik. Contour Detection and Hierarchical Image Segmentation. IEEE TPAMI, Vol. 33, No. 5, pp. 898-916, May 2011. [pdf] [BibTeX] [resources]


  • B. Hariharan, P. Arbelaez, L. Bourdev, S. Maji and J. Malik. Semantic Contours from Inverse Detectors. In ICCV 2011. [pdf] [project page]


  • P. Sundberg, T. Brox, M. Maire, P. Arbelaez and J. Malik. Occlusion Boundary Detection and Figure/Ground Assignment from Optical Flow. In CVPR 2011 (oral). [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez, B.G. Han, D. Typke, J. Lim, R.M. Glaeser and J. Malik. Experimental Evaluation of Support Vector Machine-based and Correlation-based Approaches to Automatic Particle Selection. Journal of Structural Biology, 2011. doi:10.1016/j.jsb.2011.05.017. [pdf] [BibTeX] [project page]




  • Y. Song, P. Arbelaez, P.Hall, C. Li, and A. Balikai. Finding Semantic Structures in Image Hierarchies using Laplacian Graph Energy. In ECCV 2010. [pdf] [project page]




  • J. Lim, P. Arbelaez, C. Gu, and J. Malik. Context by Region Ancestry. In ICCV 2009. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez, M. Maire, C. Fowlkes and J. Malik. From Contours to Regions: An Empirical Evaluation. In CVPR 2009. [pdf] [resources]


  • C. Gu, J. Lim, P. Arbelaez and J. Malik. Recognition using Regions. In CVPR 2009 (oral). [pdf] [talk] [code]




  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Constrained Image Segmentation from Hierarchical Boundaries. In CVPR 2008. [pdf] [project page]


  • M. Maire, P. Arbelaez, C. Fowlkes and J. Malik. Using Contours to Detect and Localize Junctions in Natural Images. In CVPR 2008 (oral). [pdf] [project page]



  • P. Arbelaez. Boundary Extraction in Natural Images Using Ultrametric Contour Maps. Proceedings 5th IEEE Workshop on Perceptual Organization in Computer Vision (POCV'06). June 2006. New York, USA. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. A Metric Approach to Vector-Valued Image Segmentation. International Journal of Computer Vision. Vol. 69. No. 1. pp.119-126. 2006. [pdf]




  • P. Arbelaez. Une approche metrique pour la segmentation d'images. Ph.D. Dissertation. CEREMADE, Universite Paris-Dauphine. Paris, France. Defended on 24/11/2005. [pdf] (in French)




  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Energy Partitions and Image Segmentation. Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision. Vol. 20. No. 1-2. pp. 43-57. 2004. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Segmentation d'Images Couleur par Partitions de Voronoi. Revue Traitement du Signal. Vol. 21. No. 5. pp.407-421. 2004. [pdf] (in French)


  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Segmentation d'Images Vectorielles par Partitions de Voronoi Generalisees. Actes 14eme Congres Francophone de Reconnaissance des Formes et Intelligence Artificielle (RFIA'04). Janvier 2004. Toulouse, France. (in French)




  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Generalized Voronoi Tessellations for Vector-Valued Image Segmentation. Proceedings 2nd IEEE Workshop on Variational, Geometric and Level Set Methods in Computer Vision (VLSM'03). Septembre 2003. Nice, France. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. The Extrema Edges. Proceedings 4th International Conference on Scale-Space Theories in Computer Vision (Scale-Space'03). pp. 180-195. July 2003. Isle of Skye, U.K. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Path Variation and Image Segmentation. Proceedings 4th International Workshop on Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (EMMCVPR'03). pp. 246-260. June 2003. Lisbon, Portugal. [pdf]


  • P. Arbelaez and L. Cohen. Partitions d'Energie et Segmentation d'Images. Actes des Journees Francophones des Jeunes Chercheurs en Vision par Ordinateur (ORASIS'03). pp. 375-384. Mai 2003. Gerardmer, France. (in French)