My recent work on Visual Social Distancing:
M.Cristani, A.Del Bue, V.Murino, F.Setti, A.Vinciarelli
The Visual SocialDistancing Problem
IEEE Access, Vol. 8, pp. 126876-126886, 2020
has been featured in an article by ANSA, the most important press agency in Italy:
The article proposes an approach for the analysis of the way people gather in public spaces that takes into account not only physical, but also social aspects of interpersonal distance. The work is a nice example of how multiple disciplines (Computer Vision and Social Signal Processing in this case) can collaborate to address a technological problem.