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MSRI Workshop for Women in Mathematics: Introduction to Image Analysis January 21, 2005 - January 22, 2005
Registration Deadline: January 12, 2005 over 19 years ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: October 21, 2004 almost 20 years ago
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Organizers Ruzena Bajcsy, Jana Kosecka, Kathryn Leonard

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This workshop will be an intensive two-day workshop concentrating on current approaches to image analysis, including harmonic analysis, statistical modeling, mathematical techniques of perceptual organization, and variational methods. It will bring together advanced graduate students, recent postdocs and established mathematicians, and is intended to lead into the Introductory Workshop in Mathematical, Computational and Statistical Aspects of Image Analysis . Program Schedule Friday, January 21st Morning Session --------------- 9:30 - 9:45 Workshop Opening and Introduction (J. Kosecka) 9:45 - 10:30 Image Analysis: History and Relation to other disciplines (R. Bajcsy) 10:30 - 10:45 Examples, motivation (K. Leonard) 10:45 - 11:00 Coffee break 11:00 - 11:45 Image transforms (Fourier, DCT), Multiscale and Harmonic Analysis, Wavelet Transform (K. Leonard, J. Kosecka) 11:45 - 12:30 Image Contours, PDE's and Anisotropic Diffusion (K. Leonard, J. Kosecka) 12:30 - 2:00 pm Lunch and informal introductions Afternoon Session ----------------- 2:15 - 3:00 Ill-posed problems in image analysis: Statistical and numerical techniques (D. Calvetti) 3:00 - 3:45 Integrated Active Contours for Texture Segmentation (C. Sagiv) 3:45 - 4:00 Coffee break 4:00 - 5:00 Carrier advancement panel/discussion (R. Bajcsy, J. Gille, D. Calvetti) Dinner (tba) Saturday, January 22nd Morning Session --------------- 9:30 - 10:15 Feature detection, feature descriptors, matching, warping (J. Kosecka) 10:15 - 11:00 Variatonal Methods for Image Denoising (J. Carter) 11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break 11:15 - 12:00 Shape representations, metrics and matching (K. Leonard) 12:00 - 12:30 Motivating problems and applications (J. Kosecka) Lunch 12:30 - 2pm Afternoon Session ----------------- 2:00 - 2:45 Image segmentation in medical imaging (R. Bajcsy) 2:45 - 3:30 Segmentation of Natural Scenes - Graph-Cut Approaches (S. Yu). 3:30 - 3:45 Coffee break 4:00 - 5:00pm Balancing Professional and Family life Dinner (tba)
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To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.

Students, recent PhDs, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.

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Jan 05, 2005
09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
  Image Analysis: History and Relation to Other Disciplines
Ruzena Bajcsy (University of California, Berkeley)
Jan 21, 2005
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  Image Processing (Transform, Multiscale and Harmonic Analysis, Wavelet Transform)
Jana Kosecka (George Mason University), Kathryn Leonard (Occidental College)
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
  Image Contours, PDE's and Anisotropic Diffusion
Kathryn Leonard (Occidental College)
02:15 PM - 03:00 PM
  Ill-Posed Problems in Image Analysis: Statistical And Numerical Techniques.
03:00 PM - 03:45 PM
  Integrated Active Contours for Texture Segmentation.
Chen Sagiv
Jan 22, 2005
09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
  Feature Detection, Feature Descriptions, Matching, Warping
Jana Kosecka (George Mason University)
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
  Variational Methods for Image Denoising
Jamylle Carter (Diablo Valley college)
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
  Shape Representations, Metrics and Matching
Kathryn Leonard (Occidental College)
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
  Motivating Problems and Applications
Jana Kosecka (George Mason University)
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
  Image Segmentation in Medical Imaging.
Ruzena Bajcsy (University of California, Berkeley)
02:45 PM - 03:30 PM
  Segmentation of Natural Scenes-Graph-Cut Approaches.
Stella Yu