Month: March 2012

Brain-inspired computing for machine vision

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: University of Groningen, The Netherlands   Background: Insights into the function of the visual system of the brain can provide clues for solving computer vision tasks. For instance, the popular Gabor filter was inspired by the function

Energy Aware Recognition for Man Made Structures and other research projects at the American University of Beirut

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the American University of Beirut   Using local invariant features has been proven by published literature to be a powerful tool for image processing and pattern recognition tasks.  However, in energy