Andreas Geiger: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2016

Name Dr. Andreas Geiger
Address
Prof. Marc Pollefeys
Universitätstr. 6, CNB G 105
Computer Vision and Geomery
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
DepartmentComputer Science
RelationshipVisiting Professor

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
263-5902-00LComputer Vision Information 6 credits3V + 1U + 1AL. Van Gool, V. Ferrari, A. Geiger
AbstractThe goal of this course is to provide students with a good understanding of computer vision and image analysis techniques. The main concepts and techniques will be studied in depth and practical algorithms and approaches will be discussed and explored through the exercises.
ObjectiveThe objectives of this course are:
1. To introduce the fundamental problems of computer vision.
2. To introduce the main concepts and techniques used to solve those.
3. To enable participants to implement solutions for reasonably complex problems.
4. To enable participants to make sense of the computer vision literature.
ContentCamera models and calibration, invariant features, Multiple-view geometry, Model fitting, Stereo Matching, Segmentation, 2D Shape matching, Shape from Silhouettes, Optical flow, Structure from motion, Tracking, Object recognition, Object category recognition
Prerequisites / NoticeIt is recommended that students have taken the Visual Computing lecture or a similar course introducing basic image processing concepts before taking this course.