Month: March 2013

Ebook readers: challenges and opportunities for Document Analysis research

Place: Large Lecture Room, CVC Affiliation: Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Florence, Italy   In the last years the interest in e-book readers is growing, following the growth of sales in electronic books. Two main document formats are accepted by

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The ICREA call is open.

ICREA opens 15 senior research positions.   ICREA, Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies supported by the Catalan Government, has launched the ICREA Senior Call for 2013. The aim of this call is to reinforce the research in Catalonia

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The UAB has opened a call for PhD positions.

The UAB has opened a call for PhD positions. Seven of these positions are linked to research groups in the Computer Vision Center. The period for presenting applications is from 22 March to 9 April 2013.   Candidates must accredit

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Illumination and Object Reflectance Modeling

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Computer VIsion Centre and Dep. of Computer Science, UAB.   More realistic and accurate models of the scene illumination and object reflectance can greatly improve the quality of many computer vision and computer graphics tasks. Using such model, a

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Search Based Inference and 3D Object Detection

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Perceiving Systems group at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems.Tübingen, Germany.   This talk will discuss recent work on object detection. Efficient test time inference is a desirable property of every computer vision algorithm. Especially in

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Environment-Independent Moving Cast Shadow Suppression in Video Surveillance

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Computer VIsion Centre and Dep. of Computer Science, UAB.   This thesis is devoted to moving shadows detection and suppression. Shadows could be defined as the parts of the scene that are not directly illuminated by a light

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Multiclass Learning for Vessel Characterization in Intravascular Ultrasound

Place: CVC – Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Universitat de Barcelona and Computer Vision Centre   In this seminar we tackle the problem of automatic characterization of human coronary vessel in Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) image modality. The basis for the whole characterization process

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