Master in Computer Vision presentation 2022

The 2022-2023 promotion of the Master in Computer Vision had its official kick-off last Friday 30th of September at the Computer Vision Center. In this welcome session, students had the opportunity to introduce themselves and get to know more about their course and all the institutions involved in the master’s organisation. The Master in Computer … Read more

CVC joins CERCAGINYS, the new access platform to the facilities of the 41 CERCA centres

The CVC is one of the 41 research centres that are part of CERCA’s new scientific and technical services platform: CERCAGINYS.   CERCAGINYS platform aims to optimize access to these facilities for the Catalan scientific community and, especially, to the industrial sector offering the services of highly qualified technical personnel. At the moment, the platform … Read more

9th Annual Catalan Meeting on Computer Vision (ACMCV 2022)

The 9th Annual Catalan Meeting on Computer Vision (ACMCV 2022) took place this year on September 19. The event organised by the Computer Vision Center (CVC), in collaboration with the coordinators of the Master in Computer Vision (MCV) of several Catalan universities (UAB, UOC, UPC and UPF), brings together the computer vision community of Catalonia, … Read more

El CVC acull l’acte inaugural de la quarta edició del programa AI4ALL

El Centre de Visió per Computador va acollir el passat tretze de setembre l’acte d’inauguració de la quarta edició del programa especialitzat en intel·ligència artificial aplicada a la indústria (AI4ALL). Un programa formatiu que té com a objectiu fomentar l’emprenedoria en aquest sector emergent. El director general d’Innovació i Economia Digital de la Generalitat de … Read more

CVC sponsor of the 12th edition of Formula Student Spain

The Computer Vision Center has sponsored Formula Student Spain for the second year in a row. Formula Student is a competition that challenges teams of university students to conceive, design, fabricate, develop and compete with small, formula-style race cars. Engineering students worldwide can participate in this educational project and gain experience working in the field. … Read more

Dr. Petia Radeva featured in CSIC’s female researchers Ranking

Dr. Petia Radeva, a Computer Vision Center (CVC) and University of Barcelona Senior Researcher, has been included in the first 6% ranking of the Spanish and foreign most cited female researchers according to Google Scholar.  The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), as part of its commitment on gender equality, published the first edition of the Spanish and foreign female researchers ranking (Spain-based researchers). This ranking was built from data collected from personal Google Scholar … Read more

“Neural image compression in a nutshell” by Dr Luis Herranz

Neural image compression is a new paradigm where codecs are modeled as deep neural networks whose parameters are learned from data. There has been increasing interest in this paradigm as a possible competitor to traditional image coding methods based on block-based transform coding.  If you are interested in learning more about neural image compression, do … Read more

Dr Josep Lladós awarded the IAPR certificate of appreciation

Dr Josep Lladós, CVC Director, has received the IAPR certificate of appreciation for his long-term leadership service with impact on the association’s committees. The International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) is an international association of non-profit, scientific or professional organizations concerned with pattern recognition, computer vision, and image processing in a broad sense. IAPR aims to promote … Read more

Dr Sergio Escalera receives the IAPR fellow award 2022

Dr Sergio Escalera, CVC and University of Barcelona researcher, has been elected a fellow of the International Association of Pattern Recognition for his contributions to the field of Pattern Recognition and Human Behaviour Analysis. The International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) is an international association of non-profit, scientific or professional organizations concerned with pattern recognition, … Read more