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2013 International Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (2007)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
May 28, 2007 to May 30, 2007
ISBN: 0-7695-2786-8
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Preface (PDF)

pp. xi

Committees (PDF)

pp. xii
Camera Calibration

Extrinsic Recalibration in Camera Networks (Abstract)

Maarten Dumont , Interdisciplinary institute for BroadBand Technology, Belgium
Chris , Hasselt University
Philippe Bekaert , Hasselt University
pp. 3-10

Screen-Camera Calibration using a Spherical Mirror (Abstract)

Yannick Francken , Hasselt University
Philippe Bekaert , Hasselt University
Chris Hermans , Hasselt University
pp. 11-20
Early Vision

Learning Saccadic Gaze Control via Motion Prediciton (Abstract)

Per-Erik Forssen , University of British Columbia
pp. 44-54
Motion

Efficient camera motion and 3D recovery using an inertial sensor (Abstract)

Patrick Hebert , Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Martin Labrie , Laval University, Qu?ebec, Canada
pp. 55-62
Object Recognition

Local Graph Matching for Object Category Recognition (Abstract)

Ehsan Fazl-Ersi , York University, Toronto, Canada
John S. Zelek , University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
pp. 73-80

Efficient Registration of 3D SPHARM Surfaces (Abstract)

Andrew J. Saykin , Indiana University
Li Shen , University of Massachusetts
Heng Huang , University of Texas at Arlington
Fillia Makedon , University of Texas at Arlington
pp. 81-88

Computing View-normalized Body Parts Trajectories (Abstract)

Robert Bergevin , Laval University
Frederic Jean , Laval University
Alexandra Branzan Albu , University of Victoria
pp. 89-96

Automated Detection of Mitosis in Embryonic Tissues (Abstract)

Parthipan Siva , University of Waterloo
David Clausi , University of Waterloo
G. Wayne Brodland , University of Waterloo
pp. 97-104

Computer Assisted Detection of Polycystic Ovary Morphology in Ultrasound Images (Abstract)

Maryruth J. Lawrence , University of Saskatchewan
Roger A. Pierson , University of Saskatchewan
Eric Neufeld , University of Saskatchewan
Mark G. Eramian , University of Saskatchewan
pp. 105-112

Automatic Detection and Clustering of Actor Faces based on Spectral Clustering Techniques (Abstract)

S. Foucher , R-D Department, CRIM, 550 Sherbrooke West, Suite 100, Montr?al, QC, CANADA
L. Gagnon , R-D Department, CRIM, 550 Sherbrooke West, Suite 100, Montr?al, QC, CANADA
pp. 113-122
Robot Control

Petri Net-Based Cooperation In Multi-Agent Systems (Abstract)

Y.T. Kotb , University of Western Ontario
J.L. Barron , University of Western Ontario
S.S. Beauchemin , University of Western Ontario
pp. 123-130

Energy Efficient Robot Rendezvous (Abstract)

Richard T. Vaughan , Simon Fraser University, Canada
Yaroslav Litus , Simon Fraser University, Canada
Pawel Zebrowski , Simon Fraser University, Canada
pp. 139-148
Robot Vision

Camera Sensor Model for Visual SLAM (Abstract)

Hong Zhang , University of Alberta
Jing Wu , University of Alberta
pp. 149-156

Quantitative Evaluation of Feature Extractors for Visual SLAM (Abstract)

Jonathan , University of Alberta
Hong Zhang , University of Alberta
pp. 157-164

Fourier tags: Smoothly degradable fiducial markers for use in human-robot interaction (Abstract)

Junaed Sattar , McGill University
Eric Bourque , Universite de Montreal
Gregory Dudek , McGill University
Philippe Giguere , McGill University
pp. 165-174
Segmentation

Figure-ground segmentation using a hierarchical conditional random field (Abstract)

Kevin Murphy , University of British Columbia
Jordan Reynolds , University of British Columbia
pp. 175-182

Finite Generalized Gaussian Mixture Modeling and Applications to Image and Video Foreground Segmentation (Abstract)

Mohand Said Allili , University of Sherbrooke
Djemel Ziou , University of Sherbrooke
Nizar Bouguila , CIISE, Concordia University
pp. 183-190

Using Feature Selection For Object Segmentation and Tracking (Abstract)

Djemel Ziou , University of Sherbrooke
Mohand Said Allili , University of Sherbrooke
pp. 191-200
Stereo

Using a Raster Display for Photometric Stereo (Abstract)

Nathan Funk , Singular Systems
Yee-Hong Yang , University of Alberta
pp. 201-207

Non-Uniform Hierarchical Geo-consistency for Multi-baseline Stereo (Abstract)

Martin Trudeau , DIRO, Universite de Montreal
Marc-Antoine Drouin , DIRO, Universite de Montreal
Sebastien Roy , DIRO, Universite de Montreal
pp. 208-215

Dense Stereo Range Sensing with Marching Pseudo-Random Patterns (Abstract)

Pierre Payeur , University of Ottawa
Danick Desjardins, , University of Ottawa
pp. 216-226
Poster Session 1

A non-myopic approach to visual search (Abstract)

Julia Vogel , University of British Columbia
Kevin Murphy , University of British Columbia
pp. 227-234

The importance of scale when selecting pixels for image registration (Abstract)

Rupert Brooks , McGill University
Tal Arbel , McGill University
pp. 235-242

Terrain Modelling for Planetary Exploration (Abstract)

Ioannis Rekleitis , Canadian Space Agency, Space Technologies
Erick Dupuis , Canadian Space Agency, Space Technologies
Tom Lamarche , Canadian Space Agency, Space Technologies
Sebastien Gemme , Canadian Space Agency, Space Technologies
Jean-Luc Bedwani , Canadian Space Agency, Space Technologies
pp. 243-249

Efficient Non-Parametric Corner Detection: An Approach Based on Small Eigenvalue (Abstract)

R. Dinesh , University of Mysore, India
D S Guru , University of Mysore, India
pp. 250-257

Classification of Bovine Reproductive Cycle Phase using Ultrasound-Detected Features (Abstract)

Roger A. Pierson , University of Saskatchewan
Gregg P. Adams , University of Saskatchewan
Mark G. Eramian , University of Saskatchewan
Jaswant Singh , University of Saskatchewan
Idalia Maldonado-Castillo , University of Saskatchewan
pp. 258-265

3D Tree-Structured Object Tracking for Autonomous Ground Vehicles (Abstract)

Alice C. Parker , University of Southern California
Changsoo Jeong , University of Southern California
pp. 266-273

Extending Graph-Cut to Continuous Value Domain Minimization (Abstract)

Michael Felsberg , Linkoping University, Sweden
pp. 274-281

Robust Subspace Position Measurement Using Localized Sub-Windows (Abstract)

Derek C. Schuurman , Redeemer University College
Aart Smit , Redeemer University College
pp. 282-288

Lighting Direction Estimation in Perspective Shape from Shading by Genetic Algorithm (Abstract)

Chi Kin CHOW , City University of Hong Kong
Shiu Yin YUEN , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 289-296

Wavelet-based Light Reconstruction from a Single Image (Abstract)

Cameron Upright , CS, University of Alberta, Canada
Martin Jagersand , CS, University of Alberta, Canada
Dana Cobzas , CS, University of Alberta, Canada
pp. 305-312

Region detection and description for Object Category Recognition (Abstract)

Ehsan Fazl , Systems Design Engineering, Intelligent Human Machine Systems Lab
John S. Zelek , Systems Design Engineering, Intelligent Human Machine Systems Lab
pp. 321-328

A new segmentation method for MRI images of the shoulder joint (Abstract)

Denis Laurendeau , Laval University
Alexandra Branzan-Albu , University of Victoria
Nhat Tan Nguyen , Laval University
pp. 329-338
Poster Session 2

PFAAM An Active Appearance Model based Particle Filter for both Robust and Precise Tracking (Abstract)

Andreas Schilling , University of Tubingen
McElory Hoffmann , University of Stellenbosch
Karin Hunter , University of Stellenbosch
Sven , University of Tubingen
pp. 339-346

Monocular Range Estimation through a Double-Sided Half-Mirror Plate (Abstract)

Masao Shimizu , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Masatoshi Okutomi , Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 347-354

A Factorized Recursive Estimation of Structure and Motion from Image Velocities (Abstract)

John Zelek , University of Waterloo
Adel H. Fakih , University of Waterloo
pp. 355-362

Version and vergence control of a stereo camera head by fitting the movement into the Hering?s law (Abstract)

Jayathu G. Samarawickrama , University of Genoa, via Opera Pia 11a, Genova, ITALY
Silvio P. Sabatini , University of Genoa, via Opera Pia 11a, Genova, ITALY
pp. 363-370

Vehicle Tracking and Distance Estimation Based on Multiple Image Features (Abstract)

Devendra Bajpai , Oakland University
Manohar Das , Oakland University
Yixin Chen , Delphi Corporation
pp. 371-378

Speckle Simulation Based on B-Mode Echographic Image Acquisition Model (Abstract)

Charles Perreault , Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada
Marie-Flavie Auclair-Fortier , Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada
pp. 379-386

INVICON: A Toolkit for Knowledge-Based Control of Vision Systems (Abstract)

Olena Borzenko , York University
Yves Lesperance , York University
Michael Jenkin , York University
pp. 387-394

Mapping and Exploration of Complex Environments Using Persistent 3D Model (Abstract)

Benoit Ricard , Defence R&D Canada - Valcartier
Jonathan Fournier , CVSL, Laval University
Denis Laurendeau , CVSL, Laval University
pp. 403-410

A Prototype No-Reference Video Quality System (Abstract)

Richard Dosselmann , University of Regina
Xue Dong Yang , TRLabs, Regina, SK, Canada
pp. 411-417

Oriented-Filters Based Head Pose Estimation (Abstract)

Mohamed Dahmane , Universite de Montreal, Canada
Jean Meunier , Universite de Montreal, Canada
pp. 418-425

SAR Sea Ice Image Segmentation Based on Edge-preserving Watersheds (Abstract)

Xuezhi Yang , University of Waterloo
David A. Clausi , University of Waterloo
pp. 426-431

Spatial Topology Graphs for Feature-Minimal Correspondence (Abstract)

Zinovi Tauber , Simon Fraser University
Ze-Nian Li , Simon Fraser University
Mark S. Drew , Simon Fraser University
pp. 432-439

Efficient indexing for strongly similar subimage retrieval (Abstract)

Gerhard Roth , Institute for Information Technology, National Research Council Canada
William Scott , Institute for Information Technology, National Research Council Canada
pp. 440-447

Super-resolution based on interpolation and global sub pixel translation (Abstract)

Kamel Mecheri , Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada
Francois Deschenes , Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada
Djemel Ziou , Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada
pp. 448-458
International Workshop on Video Processing and Recognition

Registration of IR and EO Video Sequences based on Frame Difference (Abstract)

Robert Laganiere , University of Ottawa
Zheng , University of Ottawa
pp. 459-464

Real-Time Commercial Recognition Using Color Moments and Hashing (Abstract)

Abhishek Shivadas , University of Kansas
John M. Gauch , University of Kansas
pp. 465-472

Automatic Annotation of Humans in Surveillance Video (Abstract)

P.T. Duizer , Aalborg University, Denmark
D.M. Hansen , Aalborg University, Denmark
B.K. Mortensen , Aalborg University, Denmark
T.B. Moeslund , Aalborg University, Denmark
J.R. Andersen , Aalborg University, Denmark
pp. 473-480

Real-time eye blink detection with GPU-based SIFT tracking (Abstract)

Normand Teasdale , Laval University
Langis Gagnon , CRIM, 550 Sherbrooke West, Suite 100, Montreal, QC, Canada
Marc Lalonde , CRIM, 550 Sherbrooke West, Suite 100, Montreal, QC, Canada
David Byrns , CRIM, 550 Sherbrooke West, Suite 100, Montreal, QC, Canada
Denis Laurendeau , Laval University
pp. 481-487

Constructing Face Image Logs that are Both Complete and Concise (Abstract)

Adam Fourney , University of Ottawa
Robert Laganiere , University of Ottawa
pp. 488-494

A Framework for 3D Hand Tracking and Gesture Recognition using Elements of Genetic Programming (Abstract)

Nicolas D. Georganas , University of Ottawa
Chris Joslin , University of Ottawa
Emil M. Petriu , University of Ottawa
Ayman El-Sawah , University of Ottawa
pp. 495-502

A Robust Video Foreground Segmentation by Using Generalized Gaussian Mixture Modeling (Abstract)

Djemel Ziou , University of Sherbrooke
Nizar Bouguila , Concordia University
Mohand Said Allili , University of Sherbrooke
pp. 503-509

Adaptive Appearance Model for Object Contour Tracking in Videos (Abstract)

Djemel Ziou , University of Sherbrooke
Mohand Said Allili , University of Sherbrooke
pp. 510-518
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 519
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