British Machine Vision Association and Society for Pattern Recognition

Multi-media Data Compression

One Day BMVA Technical Meeting to be held on 2nd December 1998

at the British Institute of Radiology, 36 Portland Place, London.

Chairperson: Dr. Margaret Varga (Defence Evaluation & Research Agency)


10:30 Registration and Coffee

10:55 Introduction and Welcome, Dr. Margaret Varga (Defence Evaluation & Research Agency)

11:00 High Ratio Compression of Natural Outdoor Images, David Gibson (Bristol University)

11:40 Robust Coding Techniques for Imagery Transmission Over Error-prone Communication Media, Paul Arthur (Defence Evaluation and Research Agency)

12:20 Linear Combination of Face Views for Low Bit Rate Face Video Compression, Ioannis Koufakis (University College London)

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Transform Compression, Paul Cockshot (Glasgow University)

14:40 Sonar Image Compression, Laurie Linnet (Herriot Watt University)

15:20 Tea

15:40 Content-based Image Compression, Margaret Varga (Defence Evaluation and Research Agency)

16:20 Summary and Discussion

16:30 Closing Remarks and Finish