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Mid-level Elements for Object Detection

@article{Bansal2015MidlevelEF,
  title={Mid-level Elements for Object Detection},
  author={Aayush Bansal and Abhinav Shrivastava and Carl Doersch and Abhinav Kumar Gupta},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2015},
  volume={abs/1504.07284}
}
Building on the success of recent discriminative mid-level elements, we propose a surprisingly simple approach for object detection which performs comparable to the current state-of-the-art approaches on PASCAL VOC comp-3 detection challenge (no external data). Through extensive experiments and ablation analysis, we show how our approach effectively improves upon the HOG-based pipelines by adding an intermediate mid-level representation for the task of object detection. This representation is… 

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