Month: November 2014

Best Final Degree Poster for a Pedestrian Detection System

Gabriel Villalonga, computer engineering student at the School of Engineering at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, has received the award for Best Final degree Project for this school year. The project was lead by Dr. Antonio López and supervised by

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activitat optativa CTM “Visió per Computador: Realitat o ficció?” per a professorat

El dimecres 26 de novembre de 16.00h a 18.00h es realitzarà una activitat formativa per a professors de ciències i matemàtiques de secundaria. La iniciativa està impulsada pel Departament d’Ensenyament de la Generalitat de Catalunya

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Making Bertha See

Place: Large Lecture Room Affiliation: Head of Image Understanding at Daimler AG   With the market introduction of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class vehicle equipped with a stereo camera system, autonomous driving has become a reality, at least in low speed highway scenarios.

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How to chose the right mattress?

The Barcelona local TV chanel (BTV) broadcast a reportage about the project developed together with Dormity and Parc de Recerca UAB. the video shows how the team is working on the project, its objective and the expected results.   At this

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MIPRCV Excellent Final Evaluation

Multimodal Interaction in Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision (MIPRCV) is a consolider Ingenio project that has recently received the results of the final evaluation by MINECO (ministerio de ecomonia y competitividad). The MIPRCV project, with a high participation of the Computer

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Students visit (Institut Font del Ferro, Palafolls.)

On Friday 21st of November we will have the visit of  students from Institut Font del Ferro, Palafolls. Through a theoretical and practical workshop led by Dr. Jorge Bernal the students will be learning about the different applications of computer vision.

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Smart City Expo Congress

Fernando Vilariño and Dimosthenis Karatzas will be at the Smart City Expo from November 18th to November 20th i Barcelona talking about de Volpelleres Library Living Lab

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More publications have been talking about about the system for the identification and classification of paintings

The past few days some other publications have been talking about the system developed by researchers from the Computer Vision Center that identifies and classifies paintings from 90 artists. here are the links to their web pages: http://www.noticiasdenavarra.com/2014/11/13/ocio-y-cultura/cultura/lanzan-una-aplicacion-capaz-de-distinguir-el-autor-y-estilo-de-un-cuadro http://www.ritmosxxi.com/shazam-cuadros–12496.htm http://www.efefuturo.com/noticia/una-aplicacion-distingue-el-autor-y-el-estilo-de-un-cuadro/

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Diari ARA publishes +Creativitat

Last Saturday, November 15th, Diari Ara published an article about augmented reality. The text was based on an app created by Dr. Marçal Rossinyol, researcher at the CVC. The purpose of this app is to facilitate the music learning process

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El Centre de Visió per Computador i la UAB estaran presents a l’Smart City Congress de Barcelona

Bellaterra 17 de Novembre de 2014     El Centre de Visió per Computador i la UAB estaran presents a l’Smart City Congress de Barcelona   El dimarts 18 de novembre arrenca l’Smart City Expo World Congress de Barcelona, una

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