Ohad Fried

Department of Computer Science, Princeton University
Office: 413
Email: ohad-at-cs-dot-princeton-dot-edu
About Me
I am a PhD candidate working with Prof. Adam Finkelstein as part of the Princeton Graphics group.
Media Coverage
Radio story on the future of media manipulation (2017, in German)
[webpage] [mp3]

Perspective-aware Manipulation of Portrait Photos (2016)
[Gizmodo] [Motherboard] [Lonely Planet] [Forbes] [CNN] [FastCompany] [CACM] [DPReview] [DailyMail] [Yahoo Tech] [Digital Trends] [Gizmag] [Wired DE] [Spiegel] [PetaPixel] [TOI] [Science 2.0] [cnet] [NJ] [DIYPhotography] [designboom] [Fstoppers] [Inverse] [Princeton] [ICSJ] [Two Minute Papers]

Finding Distractors In Images (2015)
[Popular Science] [MSN] [Daily Mail] [Princeton] [IBT] [Yahoo] [ephotozine]
[Adobe MAX (video)] [TNW] [Inverse] [PAW]

Exposed, Art of Science (2013)
[Wired] [Popular Science] [Princeton] [National Geographic] [Gizmodo] [LiveScience] [Maxisciences]
Publications
O. Fried, E. Shechtman, D. B Goldman and A. Finkelstein.
"Perspective-aware Manipulation of Portrait Photos."
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH), 2016
[pdf] [video] [demo & data] [webpage] Coming soon: [code] [bib]
H. Chang, O. Fried, Y. Liu, S. DiVerdi and A. Finkelstein.
"Palette-based Photo Recoloring."
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH), 2015
[pdf] [video] [demo] [webpage] [bib]
O. Fried, E. Shechtman, D. B Goldman and A. Finkelstein.
"Finding Distractors In Images."
28th IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2015
[pdf] [video] [webpage] [data] [code] [popular-science-article] [bib]
O. Fried, S. DiVerdi, M. Halber, E. Sizikova and A. Finkelstein.
"IsoMatch: Creating Informative Grid Layouts."
36th Annual Conference of the European Association for Computer Graphics (Eurographics), 2015
[pdf] [pdf-small] [video] [code] [bib]
O. Fried, Z. Jin, R. Oda and A. Finkelstein.
"AudioQuilt: 2D Arrangements of Audio Samples using Metric Learning and Kernelized Sorting."
14th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME), 2014
[pdf] [video] [bib]
O. Fried, and R. Fiebrink.
"Cross-modal sound mapping using deep learning."
Proc. New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME), 2013
[pdf] [video] [bib]
O. Fried.
"Texture Synthesis for Particle Infused Textures."
Masters Thesis, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2012 [pdf]
O. Fried.
"Single-cell Resolution Analysis of Yeast Response to Osmo-Stress"
Undergrad Thesis, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2010
Awards & Honors
[Post ] The Brown Institute for Media Innovation, Magic Grant 2017-2018
[Ph.D.] Siebel Scholar, Class of 2017
[Ph.D.] Google PhD Fellowship, 2014-2016
[Ph.D.] Gordon Y.S. Wu Fellowship in Engineering, 2012-2013
[M.S. ] Scholarship of excellence, School of Computer Science, The Hebrew University, 2010-2011
[B.Sc.] Graduated magna cum laude
[B.Sc.] Amirim interdisciplinary honors program, 2007-2010
[B.Sc.] Scholarship of excellence, The Hebrew University, 2007-2010
[B.Sc.] Dean's list for 2007/8, 2008/9 and 2009/10
Patents
Image Distractor Detection and Processing, US9665962 B2
Optimizing Photo Album Layouts, US9424671 B1
Teaching
Princeton University — Teaching Assistant, "Computer Graphics", spring 2013
Princeton University — Teaching Assistant, "Computer Vision", fall 2013
Princeton University — Teaching Assistant, "MATLAB short course on programming", fall 2013
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel — "Introduction to Software and System Security", fall 2011/12
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel — "Introduction to Software and System Security", spring 2011
Work
Adobe — Creative Technology Lab Intern, 2015, 2014
Google — Software Engineer Intern, 2013
iStar Technologies — Head of Software Development, 2009–2010
Texas Instruments — Firmware Engineer, 2006–2007
Prime Minister's Office (Israel) — Project Lead, Firmware/Software Engineer, 2001–2005
Service
SIGGRAPH Posters Adjunct Committee Member 2017
Technical Papers Reviewer 2017, 2016, 2015
General Program Reviewer 2016
Posters Reviewer 2016
CVPR Reviewer 2017
ICCV Reviewer 2017
Transactions on Graphics Reviewer 2016
Computer Graphics Forum Reviewer 2016, 2015
Transactions on Image Processing Reviewer 2016