ACIVS 2012

Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems

ACIVS 2012

Acivs 2012 was a conference focusing on techniques for building adaptive, intelligent, safe and secure imaging systems. It took place at Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic. Several video recordings are available only to conference participants after signing in.


Invited talks

Vision Realistic Rendering

prof. Brian Barsky

Feature Extraction and Classification

Overlapping Local Phase Feature (OLPF) for Robust Face Recognition in Surveillance

Qiang Liu, King Ngi Ngan

Classifying Plant Leaves From Their Margins Using Dynamic Time Warping

James S Cope, Paolo Remagnino

Utilizing The Hungarian Algorithm For Improved Classification Of High-Dimension Probability Density Functions In An Image Recognition Problem

James S Cope, Paolo Remagnino


Classification of Hyperspectral Data over Urban Areas based on Extended Morphological Profile with Partial Reconstruction

Wenzhi Liao, Rik Bellens, Aleksandra Pizurica, Wilfried Philips, Youguo Pi

Geometry and Shape

The Mean Boundary Curve of Anatomical Objects

Keiko Morita, Atsushi Imiya, Tomoya Sakai, Hidekata Hontani, Yasutaka Masutani

3D Parallel Thinning Algorithms Based on Isthmuses

Gabor Nemeth, Kalman Palagyi

Approximate Regularization for Structural Optical Flow Estimation

Aless Lasaruk

Active Visual-based Detection and Tracking of Moving Objects from Clustering and Classification methods

David Marquez-Gamez, Michel Devy

Recovering Projective Transformations between Binary Shapes

József Németh

3D, Optics, and Light

Depth from Vergence and Active Calibration for Humanoid Robots

Xin Wang, Boris Lenseigne, Pieter Jonker


Information-Gain View Planning for Free-Form Object Reconstruction with a 3D ToF Camera

Sergi Foix, Simon Kriegel, Stefan Fuchs, Guillem Alenya, Carme Torras

DSP and Hardware


DSP Embedded Smart Surveillance Sensor with Robust SWAD-based Tracker

Gaetano Di Caterina, Iain Hunter, John James Soraghan


GPU Optimization of Convolution for Large 3-D Real Images

Pavel Karas, David Svoboda, Pavel Zemcik

Object Tracking and Identification


State-Driven Particle Filter for Multi-Person Tracking

Gerónimo David, Lerasle Frédéric, López Manuel Antonio

Object recognition using Radon transform based RST parameter estimation

Nafaa Nacereddine, Salvatore Tabbone, Djemel Ziou

Detection and Recognition

Hand Posture Classification by Means of a New Contour Signature

Nabil Boughnim, Julien Marot, Caroline Fossati, Salah Bourennane


Kernel Similarity based AAMs for face recognition

Yuyao Zhang, Younes Benhamza, Khalid Idrissi, Christophe Garcia

Real-time Dance Pattern Recognition Invariant to Anthropometric and Temporal Differences

Meshia Cedric Oveneke, Valentin Enescu, Hichem Sahli


Entropy based Supervised Merging for Visual Categorization

Usman F Niaz, Bernard Merialdo

Segmentation and Surface

Cross-Channel Co-Occurrence Matrices for Robust Characterization of Surface Disruptions in 2.5D Rail Image Analysis

Daniel Soukup, Reinhold Huber-Moerk

Simultaneous Segmentation and Filtering via Reduced Graph Cuts

Nicolas Lermé, François Malgouyres

Project presentations

RECOMP - Reduced Certification Costs Using Trusted Multi-core Platforms (FP7-ARTEMIS)

Otto Fucik, Pavol Korcek, Jiri Sevcovic, Lukas Marsik

SRS - Shadow Robotic System for Independent Living (FP7)

Michal Spanel

GLOCAL - Event-Based Retrieval of Networked Media (FP7)

Michal Hradis

Quality and Documents

Quality Assurance for Document Image Collections in Digital Preservation

Reinhold Huber-Mörk, Alexander Schindler

Improving Image Acquisition : A Fish-Inspired Solution

Julien Couillaud, Alain Horé, Djemel Ziou

Annotating Images with Suggestions - User Study of a Tagging System

Michal Hradis, Martin Kolar, Ales Lanik, Jiri Kral, Pavel Zemcik, Pavel Smrz