Month: April 2012

Service Robots for Elderly Care

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Head of the group Service Robotics, ISER-BAS, Bulgaria   The presentation focuses on the “Multi-Role Shadow Robotic System for Independent Living” – remotely-controlled, semi-autonomous robotic solutions, which support elderly people in domestic environments. In particular, the SRS

Handwriting Recognition in Historical Documents

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Computer Science Department, University of Fribourg   This talk addresses recent advances in pattern recognition methods for handwriting recognition in historical documents. The aim of these methods is to automatically extract textual content from digitized manuscript images.