Irene Ballester Campos




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Irene Ballester is a PhD student and research assistant at the Computer Vision Lab at TU Wien. She is a Marie Curie ITN fellow for the visuAAL project working on AI for dementia care.

She holds a BSc degree in Industrial Technology Engineering (2017) and an MSc degree in Industrial Engineering (2020), both from the University of Zaragoza, Spain.
During the academic year 2019-2020, she was a Working Master Student at DLR in Munich where she wrote her Master’s thesis on Dynamic SLAM systems.

Her current research focuses on Active Assisted Living (AAL) and computer vision.

  • Ballester, I., Kampel, M. (2022). Automated vision-based toilet assistance for people with dementia. In: Matteo Zallio (eds) Human Factors in Accessibility and Assistive Technology. AHFE (2022) International Conference. AHFE Open Access, vol 37. AHFE International, USA.
  • Ballester, I., Mujirishvili, T., Kampel, M. (2022). RITA: A Privacy-Aware Toileting Assistance Designed for People with Dementia. In: Lewy, H., Barkan, R. (eds) Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare. PH 2021. Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, vol 431. Springer, Cham.
  • Ballester, I., Fontan, A., Civera, J., Strobl, K. H., & Triebel, R. (2021). DOT: Dynamic Object Tracking for Visual SLAM. In 2021 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) (pp. 11705-11711). IEEE.
  • Ballester, I.,  Güemes , A., Navarro, A., Montiel, J.M.M.  “Measurement of volumes and distances for the evaluation of breast surgery” in XXIII Congress of the Spanish Surgical Research Society, Madrid, 16-17 Nov., 2017.