Sergio Escalera Guerrero has been appointed honorary associate professor at the Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology at the Technical Faculty of IT and Design at Aalborg University.
VAP is co-organising three workshops in conjunction with CVPR 2017, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 2017.
“Deep-Vision: Deep Learning in Computer Vision (4th Edition) – Temporal Deep Learning”, “Traffic Surveillance Workshop and Challenge”, and 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Computer Vision in Sports (CVsports)
On December 8th 2016, Huamin Ren successfully defended her PhD thesis: “Understanding behaviors in video – from feature extraction to sparse representation and deep neural networks for classification”.
VAP is co-organising the 2nd workshop on face and facial expression recognition (FFER) from real world videos in conjunction with ICPR 2016, Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 4th 2016.
Read more at http://www.vap.aau.dk/ffer16/
On March 1st 2016, Rasmus Skovgaard Andersen successfully defended his PhD thesis: “Facilitating Programming of Vision‐Equipped Robots through Robotic Skills and Projection Mapping”.
Rasmus has been supervised by Ole Madsen, head of the Robotics and Automation group, and Thomas Moeslund, head of Visual Analysis of People lab.
Two VGIS master students are developing computer vision solutions for automatic detection of people falling into the harbour. Their test recordings were covered by Danish TV:
On November 26th 2015, Andreas Møgelmose successfully defended his PhD thesis: “Visual Analysis in Traffic & Re-identification”.
Andreas will continue in our lab as a PostDoc.
Thomas Moeslund, Graham Thomas, Adrian Hilton, Peter Carr and Irfan Essa will be the guest editors of a special issue on Computer Vision in Sports published in Computer Vision and Image Understanding.
Thomas Moeslund will be co-organizing the 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Computer Vision in Sports (CVsports) at ICCV, Chile 2015.
Read more at: www.vap.aau.dk/cvsports