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Signal and Information Processing (SIP) Lab

About the SIP Lab


The Signal and Information Processing (SIP) Lab comprises faculty, post-doctoral researchers, PhD and MSc students working in the broad area of signal/information processing and machine learning involving images, videos, and audio with applications to security and healthcare. Our research focus is on the following areas:

  • Image and video compression
  • Video analytics for surveillance and security
  • Face analysis
  • Emotion and behavior analysis

Research at the SIP Lab is funded by various agencies from the UK, the European Union, and North America:

  • European Commission - Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions:
    • Career Integration Grant
    • Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), UK
  • Newton Fund International Collaboration Programme - Mexican Academy of Sciences
  • Warwick Ventures, UK
  • Ministry of Defence - Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA), UK
  • Ford Motor Company, USA


Dr Victor Sanchez
Department of Computer Science, University of Warwick
Email: v.f.sanchez-silva at
Tel: +44 (0) 24 7657 3887


  • 10/11/2021 Congratulations to Funmi Kesa on her paper "Multiple Object Tracking and Forecasting: Jointly Predicting Current and Future Object Locations" accepted to WACV-W on Real-World Surveillance: Applications and Challenges.
  • 23/08/2021 Congratulations to Olly Styles on his paper "Multi-Camera Trajectory Forecasting with Trajectory Tensors" accepted to the IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI)
  • 16/08/2021 Congratulations to Debaleena Roy on her accepted paper to the IEEE Int. Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing
  • 20/05/2021 Congratulations to Dr. Roberto Leyva on his paper accepted to ICIP 2021
  • 10/05/2021 Congratulation to Dr. Tanaya Guha on her Ford Motor Company grant to develop a multimodal AI system to monitor driver's and passengers' safety
  • 19/03/2021 We are organizing the Special Sessions at The 13th IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS2021)
    December 7-10, 2021, Montpellier, France