M2R - MSc in Informatics

Option: Graphics Vision and Robotics

Computer Vision 

Professors: James L. Crowley, Edmond Boyer

These class notes can be found at http://www-prima.imag.fr/Prima/jlc/Courses/2010/GVR.VO/GVR-VO.html

30 Sept 2010 Lesson 1- Visual Peception in Man and Machines (James Crowley)

The Physics of Light
The Human Visual System
Color Spaces and Color Models

7 October 2010 Lesson 2 - Description of Image Contrast (James Crowley)

Early Methods for Edge Detection: Roberts and Sobel
Image Derivatives: A modern view on contrast
Binomial Smoothing

 14 October  2010 Lesson 3 - Describing Local Appearance (James Crowley)

Measuring contrast with smoothed difference filters
The Hough Transform
Second Derivatives and the Laplacian Operator
Describing Local Appearance
The Sampled Gaussian Functions
Gaussian Derivative Operators
Properties Gaussian Derivative Operators
Using the Gaussian to compute image derivatives

21 October 2010  Lesson 4 -  Open CV

04 November 2010 Lesson 5 Scale Space and Invariant image description (James Crowley)

        Invariant Image description

        Image Scale
        Scale Invariant Pyramid Algorithm
        Scale Invariant Interest Points

12 November 2010 No Class

19 November 2010  Lesson 6 - View Invariant Bayesian Recognition (James Crowley)

        Invariant Image Description
            Histogram of Gradients
            Natural Interest Points
            Integral Images
        Bayesian Recognition
            Classification by Ratio of Histograms of pixel values
            Face Detection with Cascade of Classifiers

25 November 2010 Midterm exam

02 December 2010 Lesson 7 Projective Geometry (Edmond Boyer)

09 December 2010 Lesson 8 Structure From Motion (Edmond Boyer)

16 December 2010 Lesson 9 Reconstruction (Edmond Boyer)

06 January 2011 Lesson 10 3D Shape Modeling (Edmond Boyer)

13 January 2011 Lesson 11 Motion Models, Articulated  Motion (Edmond Boyer)

20 January 2011 Lesson 12 Action Recognition (Edmond Boyer)

Past Exams

M2R GVR 2009:     Computer Vision Exam from November 2009

M2R GVR 2008:     Computer Vision Exam from January 2009