IPCV 2011 in Koblenz

The Intensive Programme on Computer Vision will take place at the Campus Koblenz from Februrary 27th to March 13th, the hightime of the Carnival in Rhineland-Palatinate.

IPCV 2011 is organized by Prof. Priese from the Institute of Computational Visualistics at the University of Koblenz-Landau in Koblenz. IPCV is a compact course on Computer Vision focused on colour. Partner universities are:

  • University of Lappeenranta, Finland
  • University of Joensuu, Finland
  • Budapesti Mûszaki Fõiskola (Budapest Tech), Hungary
  • Université Jean Monnet, France

We are discussing at the moment if the Universidad de Sevilla in Spain will join the IPCV partners. IPCV has started in 1996 in Koblenz and thereafter took place

  • 1998 in Granada, Spain
  • 2000 in Lappeenranta, Finland
  • 2002 in Koblenz, Germany
  • 2004 in Saint-Etienne, France
  • 2006 in Budapest, Hungary
  • 2008 in Joensuu, Finland

An example of a programme  follows, but note that the programme in 2011 will be similar but not identical:

Day

Programme, lectures and other activities

1 (27.02.)

Sunday, day of arrival

2 (28.02.)

Monday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Registration of the participants, check for attendance.

Subjects:

  • Introduction to Spectral Color I
  • Introduction to MatlabExercises about Spectral Analysis Applications
  • Relevant exercises

3 (01.03.)

Tuesday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Color Spaces and Digital Color I
  • Introduction to Spectral Color II
  • Relevant exercises

4 (02.03.)

Wednesday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Color Histograms and Object Recognition I
  • Color Spaces and Digital Color II
  • Relevant exercises

5 (03.03.)

Thursday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, social event in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Image processing using Gabor filtering I
  • Color Histograms and Object Recognition II

Social event:

  • Carnival - local ancient customs

6 (04.03.)

Friday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Image processing using Gabor filtering II
  • Relevant exercises

7 (05.03.)

Saturday, weekend.

8 (06.03.)

Sunday, weekend.

9 (07.03.)

Monday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, social event in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Color Differences

Social event:

  • "Rosenmontag" , Carnival - local ancient customs

10 (08.03.)

Tuesday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Color Vision and Color Science I
  • Color Appearance Models
  • Relevant exercises

11 (09.03.)

Wednesday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Segmentation in Color Images with SaM and CSC I
  • Face detection using the robot dog AIBO I
  • Relevant exercises

12 (10.03.)

Thursday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Face detection using the robot dog AIBO II
  • Color Texture Models
  • Relevant exercises

13 (11.03.)

Friday, 4 hours lecture in the morning, 4 hours exercise in the afternoon.

Subjects:

  • Color Vision and Color Science II
  • Project work in small groups

14 (12.03.)

Saturday

Subjects:

  • Presentation of project work solutions
  • Evaluation

15 (13.03.)

Sunday, day of departure

Successful participants will get a certificate of 6 ECTS points. This certificate is accepted by all partners. Information about accomodation and costs will follow soon.