Month: September 2015

European Researchers’ Night 2015

Last Friday Europe celebrated the Researcher’s Night. It is a Europe-wide public event dedicated to popular science and fun learning. It takes place each year on the last Friday in September and more than 30 countries and over 300 cities

Nit de la recerca

La nit de la recerca és una iniciativa de la Comisió Europea en col.laboració amb entitats públiques  i privades que se celebra desde l’any 2005. És podrà gaudir de diversitat d’activitats relacionades amb la recerca i la ciencia en format de

Assisting the training of deep neural networks with applications to computer vision

Place: Large lecture room. Affiliation:  Departament de Matemàtica Aplicada i Anàlisi. Universitat de Barcelona, Spain.     This seminar is a summary of Adriana Romero Soriano’s PhD thesis work.   Deep learning has recently been enjoying an increasing popularity due to its success

SENSA project receives the PRODUCTE 2014 aid by AGAUR

The SENSA (Stenosis Assessment System for Endoscopic) project has been awarded with an economic aid within the AGAUR PRODUCTE 2014 call. The proposal is led by PhD Jorge Bernal, with the participation of PhD. Debora Gil of Interactive Modeling and

Second Cafè amb la Recerca at the CVC

September 17, Bellaterra,   Some of the main arguments put forward for discussion by those attending the second “Cafè amb la Recerca” held at the Computer Vision Centre (CVC) last September 15 organized by the Catalan Foundation for Research and

Care Respite and My Stone selected by CaixaImpulse program

Banking foundation “la Caixa” and Caixa Capital Risc presented the 15 projects selected within the CaixaImpulse program. This is the first program in Spain for the creation of biotech companies and aims to promote the transformation of scientific knowledge in

Café amb la Recerca al CVC

Café amb la Recerca is an initiative of the Fundació Catalana per la Recerca i la Innovació. This year it will also be in collaboration with the Agriculture department of the Catalan government. Some companies working in the food industry with a

Spectral Edge Image Fusion: Theory and Practice

Place: Large lecture room. Affiliation:  School of Media, Design and Technology, University of Bradford, U.K.     With the recent growth in the number and complexity of imaging devices comes a vast amount of image data, particularly from data intensive devices

Modeling, estimation and evaluation of intrinsic images considering color information

Thesis Supervisors: Dr. Robert Benavente and Dr. Olivier Penacchio. Place: Computer Vision Centre at Lecture Room. Committee: Dr. Ramon Baldrich Caselles – Computer Vision Centre, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Catalonia. Spain. Dr. Javier Vázquez Corral.  Universitat Popeu Fabra, Barcelona. Catalonia. Spain.

Investigación y Desarrollo talks about the system for the identification and classification of paintings

The web page Investigación y Desarrollo has published an article about a system for the identification and classification of paintings developed by researcher from the Computer Vision Center. The mechanism learned from a large database with over 2000 pictures and