Technical Program

You can find the technical program of ICVS 2015 here: [final program].
The list of papers to be presented in each session (both Oral and Poster) of ICVS 2015 can be found: [papers per session].

  • Oral Presentations: Each paper selected for oral presentation will be given 20 min in total. The presentation itself should not exceed 15 min, and as a result there should be left at least 5 min for questions and discussion.
  • Poster Presentations: Posters should be formatted to DIN A0 size (841mm x 1189mm or 33.1″ x 46.8″) and in portrait orientation.


Final Program



List of papers to be presented per session

Oral Presentations

Session 1.1 : Saliency  [Monday, July 6 @ 10:00-11:00]

  • [10:00-10:20] “Saliency-Guided Object Candidates Based on Gestalt Principles”,
    Thomas Werner, German Martin Garcia, Simone Frintrop.
  • [10:20-10:40] “Person Re-identification Based on Multi-directional Saliency Metric learning”,
    Zhonghua Huo, Ying Chen.
  • [10:40-11:00] “Image Saliency Applied to Infrared Images for Unmanned Maritime Monitoring”,
    Gonçalo Cruz, Alexandre Bernardino.

Session 1.2 : Medical Applications  [Monday, July 6 @ 11:30-12:30]

  • [11:30-11:50] “Comparison of Statistical Features for Medical Colour Image Classification”,
    Cecilia Di Ruberto, Giuseppe Fodde, Lorenzo Putzu.
  • [11:50-12:10] “Learning Appearance Features for Pain Detection using The UNBC-McMaster Shoulder Pain Expression Archive Database”,
    Henrik Pedersen.
  • [12:10-12:30] “A Vision-based System for Movement Analysis in Medical Applications”,
    Sofija Spasojevic, José Santos-Victor, Tihomir Ilic, Sladjan Milanovic, Veljko Potkonjak, Aleksandar Rodic.

Session 1.4 : Human-Robot Collaboration  [Monday, July 6 @ 16:00-16:40]

  • [16:00-16:20] “Visual estimation of attentive cues in HRI: The case of torso and head pose”,
    Markos Sigalas, Maria Pateraki, Panos Trahanias.
  • [16:20-16:40] “Learning Human Priors for Task-Constrained Grasping”,
    Martin Hjelm, Carl Henrik Ek, Danica Kragic, Renaud Detry.

Session 1.5 : Clustering  [Monday, July 6 @ 16:50-17:30]

  • [16:50-17:10] “An Online Adaptive Fuzzy Clustering and Its Application for Background Suppression”,
    Thanh Nguyen, Jonathan Wu, Dibyendu Mukherjee.
  • [17:10-17:30] “Estimating the number of clusters with database for texture segmentation using Gabor filter”,
    Minkyu Kim, Jeong-Mook Lim, Heesook Shin, Changmok Oh, Hyun-Tae Jeong.

Session 2.1 : Tracking  [Tuesday, July 7 @ 10:00-11:00]

  • [10:00-10:20] “Revisiting Robust Visual Tracking Using Pixel-Wise Posteriors”,
    Falk Schubert, Daniele Casaburo, Dirk Dickmanns, Vasileios Belagiannis.
  • [10:20-10:40] “Quantifying the effect of a colored glove in the 3D tracking of a human hand”,
    Antonios Argyros, Konstantinos Roditakis.
  • [10:40-11:00] “Robust Marker-Based Tracking for Measuring Crowd Dynamics”,
    Wolfgang Mehner, Maik Boltes, Bastian Leibe, Markus Mathias.

Session 2.2 : Retrieval  [Tuesday, July 7 @ 11:30-12:30]

  • [11:30-11:50] “Region-of-Interest Retrieval in Large Image Datasets With Voronoi VLAD”
    Aaron Chadha, Yiannis Andreopoulos.
  • [11:50-12:10] “Querying 3D Data by Adjacency Graphs”,
    Nils Bore, Patric Jensfelt, John Folkesson.
  • [12:10-12:30] “Efficient Media Retrieval from Non-Cooperative Queries”
    Kevin Shih, Wei Di, Vignesh Jagadeesh, Robinson Piramuthu.

Session 2.4 : Descriptors  [Tuesday, July 7 @ 16:00-17:30]

  • [16:00-16:20] “Improving FREAK Descriptor for Image Classification”,
    Cristina Hilario Gomez, Kartheek Medathati, Pierre Kornprobst, Vittorio Murino, Diego Sona.
  • [16:20-16:40] “Geostatistics for Context Based Image Classification”,
    Felipe Codevilla, Nuno Gracias, Silvia Botelho, A.S.M. Shihavuddin, Samuel Purkis, Rafel Garcia.
  • [16:40-17:00] “How good is Kernel Descriptor on Depth Motion Map for Action Recognition”,
    Thanh-Hai Tran, Van-Toi Nguyen.
  • [17:00-17:20] “Bayesian Formulation of Gradient Orientation Matching”,
    Hakan Ardo.
  • [17:20-17:40 ] “Arabic-Latin Offline Signature Recognition Based on Shape Context Descriptor”,
    Ahmed Omar, Nagia Ghanem, Mohamed Ismail.

Session 3.1 : Pose Estimation 1  [Wednesday, July 8 @ 10:00-11:00]

  • [10:00-10:20] “3D Object Pose Refinement in Range Images”,
    Xenophon Zabulis, Manolis Lourakis, Panagiotis Koutlemanis.
  • [10:20-10:40] “Teach it Yourself – Fast Modeling of Industrial Objects for 6D Pose Estimation”,
    Thomas Sølund, Thiusius Rajeeth Savarimuthu, Anders Buch, Anders Beck, Norbert Krüger, Henrik Aanæs.
  • [10:40-11:00] “Shape Dependency of ICP Pose Uncertainties in the Context of Pose Estimation Systems”,
    Thorbjørn Iversen, Anders Buch, Norbert Krüger, Dirk Kraft.

Session 3.2 : Pose Estimation 2  [Wednesday, July 8 @ 11:30-12:30]

  • [11:30-11:50] “Object Detection Using a Combination of Multiple 3D Feature Descriptors”,
    Lilita Kiforenko, Anders Buch, Norbert Krüger.
  • [11:50-12:10] “Online Re-Calibration for Robust 3D Measurement using Single Camera- PantoInspect Train Monitoring System”,
    Deepak Dwarakanath, Carsten Griwodz, Paal Halvorsen, Jacob Lildballe.
  • [12:10-12:30] “Sleep Pose Recognition In An ICU Using Multimodal Data and Environmental Feedback”,
    Carlos Torres.

Session 3.3 : Agriculture and Food Industry Applications  [Wednesday, July 8 @ 13:30-14:30]

  • [13:30-13:50] “Object Detection and Terrain Classification in Agricultural Fields using 3D Lidar Data”,
    Mikkel Kragh, Rasmus Jørgensen, Henrik Pedersen.
  • [13:50-14:10] “Soil Surface Roughness using Cumulated Gaussian Curvature”,
    Thomas Jensen, Lars Munkholm, Ole Green, Henrik Karstoft.
  • [14:10-14:30] “Including 3D-textures in a Computer Vision System to analyze quality traits of loin”,
    Daniel Caballero, Mar Avila, Maria Luisa Duran, Andres Caro, Trinidad Perez-Palacios.

Session 3.5 : Hardware Implementations  [Wednesday, July 8 @ 16:00-16:40]

  • [16:00-16:20] “A Flexible High-Resolution Real-Time Low-Power Stereo Vision Engine”,
    Stefan Gehrig, Reto Stalder, Nico Schneider.
  • [16:20-16:40] “Real time Vision System for Obstacle Detection and Localization on FPGA”,
    Ali Alhamwi, Bertrand Vandeportaele, Jonathan Piat.

Session 3.6 : 3D Reconstruction  [Wednesday, July 8 @ 16:50-17:30]

  • [16:50-17:10] “Surface Reconstruction from Intensity Image using Illumination Model based Morphable Modeling”,
    Zhi Yang, Varun Chandola.
  • [17:10-17:30] “Quantitative Analysis of Surface Reconstruction Accuracy Achievable with the TSDF Representation”,
    Diana Werner, Philipp Werner, Ayoub Al-Hamadi.


Poster Presentations

Session 1.3 : Poster Presentations 1  [Monday, July 6 @ 14:30-15:30]

  • “An Efficient Eye Tracking using POMDP for Robust Human Computer Interaction”,
    Ji Hye Rhee, WonJun Sung, Mi Young Nam, Hyeran Byun, Phill Kyu Rhee.
  • “CBIR Service for Object Identification”,
    Mikuláš Krupička.
  • “Towards a robust system helping underwater archaeologists through the acquisition of geo-referenced optical and acoustical data”,
    Benedetto Allotta, Riccardo Costanzi, Massimo Magrini, Niccolò Monni, Davide Moroni, Maria Antonietta Pascali, Marco Reggiannini, Alessandro Ridolfi, Ovidio Salvetti, Marco Tampucci.
  • “Enhanced Residual Orientation for Improving Fingerprint Quality”,
    Jing-Wein Wang, Ngoc Tuyen Le, Tzu-Hsiung Chen.
  • “An Informative Logistic Regression for Cross-domain Image Classification”,
    Guangtang Zhu, Hanfang Yang, Xiangdong Zhou.
  • “Human Action Recognition Using Dominant Motion Pattern”,
    Snehasis Mukherjee, Apurbaa Mallik, Dipti Prasad Mukherjee.
  • “Comparative Evaluation of 3D Pose Estimation of Industrial Objects in RGB Pointclouds”,
    Bjarne Grossmann, Mennatullah Siam, Volker Krüger.

Session 3.4 : Poster Presentations 2  [Wednesday, July 8 @ 14:30-15:30]

  • “Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Controller for Multi-Object Tracker”,
    Duc Phu Chau, Kartick Subramanian, Francois Bremond.
  • “Human Action Recognition Using Dominant Pose Duplet”,
    Snehasis Mukherjee.
  • “Robust Facial Feature Localization using Data-Driven Semi-Supervised Learning Approach”,
    Yoonyoung Kim, SungJin Hong, Ji Hye Rhee, Mi Young Nam, Phillkyu Rhee.
  • “D2CO: Fast and Robust Registration of 3D Textureless Objects using the Directional Chamfer Distance”,
    Alberto Pretto, Marco Imperoli.
  • “Can Speedup Assist Accuracy? An on-board GPU-Accelerated Image Georeference Method for UAVs”,
    Loukas Bampis, Evangelos Karakasis, Angelos Amanatiadis, Antonios Gasteratos.
  • “Differential Optical Flow Estimation under Monocular Epipolar Line Constraint”,
    Mahmoud Mohamed, Hossein Mirabdollah, Baerbel Mertsching.
  • “General Object Tip Detection and Pose Estimation for Robot Manipulation”,
    Dadhichi Shukla, Özgür Erkent, Justus Piater.