Forensic Applications

Forensic Applications

Multiple project were born from this close collaboration with the Laboratorio di Antropologia e Odontologia Forense (LABANOF) from the University of Milano.

This collaboration aims in spreading computer vision into forensic sciences for facial recognition, people recognition and 3D reconstruction.

Silvio Giancola
Research Scientist

Silvio Giancola is a Research Scientist at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), working under the supervision of Prof. Bernard Ghanem in the Image and Video Understanding Laboratory (IVUL), part of the Visual Computing Center (VCC).


I published 1 paper on Crime Scene Reconstruction on ArXiv.

One paper published in the Elsevier Science and Justice journal.

One paper presented in FASE at Montpellier, France.


In this work, we propose a method for three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction of wide crime scene, based on a Simultaneous Localization …

The aim of study was to identify whether facial features are stable in time and can be utilized for facial recognition by comparing …


Teaching 3D Reconstruction Methods to Forensic Students