BMVC2002 - British Machine Vision Conference 2002

Table of Contents


Invited Talk

Harmonic Computational Geometry: A new tool for visual correspondence
Y. Aloimonos, University of Maryland.


Improving architectural 3D reconstruction by plane and edge constraining
H. Cantzler, R.B. Fisher and M. Devy, University of Edinburgh.
Model selection for automated reconstruction from multiple views
T. Werner and A. Zisserman, University of Oxford.
Minimal Projective Reconstruction for Combinations of Points and Lines in Three Views
M. Oskarsson, A. Zisserman and K. Estrvm, Lund University.
On Moving Object Reconstruction By Moments
S.P. Prismall, M.S. Nixon and J.N. Carter, University of Southampton.
Towards a Complete Dense Geometric and Photometric Reconstruction under Varying Pose and Illumination
M. Weber, A. Blake and R. Cipolla, University of Cambridge.


Reconstruction of Surfaces of Revolution from Single Uncalibrated Views
K.-Y.K. Wong, P.R.S. Mendonca and R. Cipolla, The University of Hong Kong.
Object Recognition by a Cascade of Edge Probes
O. Carmichael and M. Hebert, Carnegie Mellon University.
Object Recognition using Local Affine Frames on Distinguished Regions
S. Obdrzalek and J. Matas, Czech Technical University.
Real Time Robust Template Matching
F. Jurie and M. Dhome, Blaise Pascal University.
Orientation Correlation
A.J. Fitch, A. Kadyrov, W.J. Christmas and J. Kittler, University of Surrey.

Poster Session Tuesday

Speed v. Accuracy for High Resolution Colour Texture Classification
A. Monadjemi, B.T. Thomas and M. Mirmehdi, University of Bristol.
Distortion of Shape from Motion
T. Xiang and L.-F. Cheong, Queen Mary, University of London.
Estimating the Shape of A Surface with Non-Constant Reflectance from a Single Color Image
A.E. Ononye and P.W. Smith, The University of Tennessee.
A Convexity Measurement for Polygons
J. Zunic and P.L. Rosin, Cardiff University.
Deformable contour method: a constrained optimization approach
X. Wang, L. He, C.Y. Han and W.G. Wee, University of Cincinnati.
Image-Based Model Updating
P. Simard and F.P. Ferrie, McGill University.
Image Processing in Scale-Orientation Space
R. Zwiggelaar, University of East Anglia.
Alignment using Spectral Clusters
M. Carcassoni and E.R. Hancock, University of York.
Bundle adjustment: a fast method with weak initialisation.
S. Cornou, M. Dhome and P. Sayd, Blaise Pascal University.
Autonomous Visual Events Detection and Classification without Explicit Object-Centred Segmentation and Tracking
T. Xiang, S. Gong and D. Parkinson, Queen Mary, University of London.
Novel View Specification and Synthesis
K. Connor and I. Reid, University of Oxford.
Invariant Features from Interest Point Groups
M. Brown and D. Lowe, University of British Columbia.
Using Points at Infinity for Parameter Decoupling in Camera Calibration
J.-Y. Guillemaut, A. S. Aguado and J. Illingworth, University of Surrey.
Near-recursive optical flow from disturbance fields
E. Trucco, F. Viel and V. Roberto, Heriot Watt University.
Tracking Many Objects Using Subordinated Condensation
D. Tweed and A. Calway, University of Bristol.
A Qualitative, Multi-scale Grammar For Image Description and Analysis
D.R. Magee, University of Leeds.
g-HDAF Multiresolution Deformable Models for Shape Modeling and Reconstruction
I. Kakadiaris, E. Papadakis, L. Shen, D. Kouri and D. Hoffman,
University of Houston.
Multiple Plane Segmentation Using Optical Flow
M. Zucchelli, J.Santos-Victor and H. Christensen, Royal Institute of Technology.
Modelling life cycle related and individual shape variation in biological specimens
Y.A. Hicks, A.D. Marshall, R.R. Martin, P.L. Rosin, M.M. Bayer and D.G. Mann, Cardiff University.
Adaptive Learning of Statistical Appearance Models for 3D Human Tracking
T. Roberts, S. McKenna and I. Ricketts, University of Dundee.
Maximum Likelihood 3D Reconstruction from One or More Images under Geometric Constraints
E. Grossmann and J. Santos-Victor, Instituto Superior Ticnico.
Multiple-Feature Spatiotemporal Segmentation of Moving Sequences using a Rule-based Approach
R. Piroddi and T. Vlachos, University of Surrey.
A comparative study of two object recognition methods
A. Ahmadyfard and J. Kittler, University of Surrey.
Difference Field Estimation for Enhanced 3-D Texture Segmentation
E. Ranguelova and A. Quinn, Trinity College Dublin.

3D and Video

Robust Wide Baseline Stereo from Maximally Stable Extremal Regions
J. Matas, O. Chum, M. Urban and T. Pajdla, Czech Technical University in Prague.
The Geometry of Dynamic Scenes - On Coplanar and Convergent Linear Motions Embedded in 3D Static Scenes
A. Bartoli, INRIA.
Blending Images for Texturing 3D Models
A. Baumberg, Canon Research Centre Europe.
Dense Stereo Using Pivoted Dynamic
P.H.S. Torr and A. Criminisi, Microsoft Research Ltd.
Rapid Summarisation and Browsing of Video Sequences
J. Vermaak, P. Perez, A. Blake and M. Gangnet, University of Cambridge.
Practical Generation of Video Textures using the Auto-Regressive Process
N. Campbell, C. Dalton, D. Gibson and B. Thomas, University of Bristol.

Invited Talk

3D reconstruction, omnidirectional vision and understanding of scenes
V. Hlavac, Czech Technical University.

Computer Vision Tools

Randomized RANSAC with T(d,d) test
J. Matas and O. Chum , Czech Technical University in Prague.
NAPSAC: High Noise, High Dimensional Robust Estimation - it's in the Bag
D.R. Myatt, P.H.S. Torr, S.J.Nasuto, J.M. Bishop and R. Craddock, University of Reading.
A New Constrained Parameter Estimator: Experiments in Fundamental Matrix Computation
A. van den Hengel, M.J. Brooks, W. Chojnacki and D. Gawley,
University of Adelaide.

Poster Session Wednesday

A Comparison of Face Verification Algorithms using Appearance Models
H. Kang, T.F. Cootes and C.J. Taylor, University of Manchester.
Image Fusion Using Complex Wavelets
P. Hill, N. Canagarajah and D. Bull, University of Bristol.
Arabic Character Recognition with Shape Mixtures
A.A. Al-Shaher and E.R. Hancock, University of York.
Component-based LDA Face Descriptor for Image Retrieval
T.-K. Kim, H. Kim, W. Hwang, S.C. Kee and J.H. Lee, Samsung AIT.
Detecting man-made objects in unconstrained subsea videos
A. Olmos and E. Trucco, Heriot Watt University.
Content-Based Video Segmentation using Statistical Motion Models
N. Peyrard and P. Bouthemy, IRISA/INRIA.
ROC Method for the Evaluation of Multi-class Segmentation/Classification Algorithms with Infrared Imagery
G.S. Rees, W.A. Wright and P. Greenway,
BAE Systems Advanced Technology Centres.
A light-weight text image processing method for handheld embedded cameras
M. Pilu and S. Pollard, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories.
Spatial and Probabilistic Modelling of Pedestrian Behaviour
D. Makris and T. Ellis, City University.
Real time registration of known or recovered multi-planar structures: application to AR
G. Simon and M.-O. Berger, INRIA.
Training Object Detection Models with Weakly Labeled Data
C. Rosenberg and M. Hebert, Carnegie Mellon University.
Detecting Planes In An Uncalibrated Image Pair
M.I.A. Lourakis, A.A. Argyros and S.C. Orphanoudakis, Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas.
Face Recognition Using Shape-from-shading
W.A.P. Smith and E.R. Hancock, University of York.
Learning Surveillance Tracking Models for the Self-Calibrated Ground Plane
J. Renno, J. Orwell and G.A. Jones, Kingston University.
Real-time Registration for Image Moisaicing
E. Noirfalise, J.T. Lapresti, F. Jurie and M. Dhome, Blaise Pascal University.
Validating MRI Field Homogeneity Correction Using Image Information Measures
N.A. Thacker, A.J. Lacey and P.A. Bromiley, University of Manchester.
ShadowFlash: an approach for shadow removal in an active illumination environment
J.J. Yoon, C. Koch and T.J. Ellis, City University.
Saliency of Interest Points under Scale Changes
D. Hall, B. Leibe and B. Schiele, ETH Zurich.
Texture classification with thousands of features
A. Kadyrov, A. Talepbour and M. Petrou, University of Surrey.

Invited Talk

Computer Vision in the Post-Production Industry
A. Stoddart, 2d3.

Industrial Applications

Low Density Feature Point Matching for Articulated Pose Identification
H. Holstein and B. Li, University of Wales, Aberystwyth.
A fast and reliable planar registration method with applications to document stitching
M. Pilu and F. Isgrò, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories.
A Grayscale Reader for Camera Images of Xerox DataGlyphs
K. Moravec, Xerox Research Centre Europe.

View Synthesis, Lighting, and Shape from Shading

A Mumford-Shah Diffusion Process for Shape-from-Shading
A.A. Robles-Kelly and E.R. Hancock, University of York.
Novel View Synthesis using Needle-Map Correspondence
P.L. Worthington, UMIST.
Estimation of Arbitrary Albedo and Shape from Shading for Symmetric Objects
A. Yilmaz and M. Shah, University of Central Florida.
Estimating Lighting Direction and Classifying Textures
M.J. Chantler, G. McGunnigle, A. Penirschke and M. Petrou, Heriot Watt University.

Motion and Tracking

A Procedure for Automatically Estimating Model Parameters in Optical Motion Capture
M. Ringer and J. Lasenby, University of Cambridge.
Teleoperating ROBONAUT: A case study
G. Martinez, I.A. Kakadiaris and D. Magruder, University of Houston.
A Fast Model-Free Morphology-Based Object Tracking Algorithm
J. Owens, A. Hunter and E. Fletcher, University of Sunderland.
Partial Observation vs. Blind Tracking through Occlusion
M. Xu and T. Ellis, City University.
Tightly Integrated Sensor Fusion for Robust Visual Tracking
G.S.W. Klein and T.W. Drummond, University of Cambridge.

Face and Gesture Processing

Modelling Facial Behaviours
F. Bettinger, T.F. Cootes and C.J. Taylor, University of Manchester.
Head pose estimation for wearable robot control
B. Tordoff, W.W. Mayol, D.W. Murray and T.E. de Campos, University of Oxford.
Real-time gesture recognition using deterministic boosting
R. Lockton and A. Fitzgibbon, University of Oxford.
Integrated Shape and Pose Modelling
M.B. Dias and B.F. Buxton, University College London.
Comparing Variations on the Active Appearance Model Algorithm
T.F. Cootes and P. Kittipanya-ngam, University of Manchester.
Measuring Geodesic Distances on the Space of Bounded Diffeomorphisms
C. Twining, S. Marsland and C. Taylor, University of Manchester.

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