The Seventh IASTED International Conference on
Signal Processing, Pattern Recognition and Applications
~SPPRA 2010~

February 17 – 19, 2010
Innsbruck, Austria

Past Conference Information

The Signal Processing, Pattern Recognition and Applications 2010 conference in Innsbruck, Austria has ended.

Conference Proceedings

The Conference Proceedings are available for purchase on the ACTA Press website:

Keynote Speaker

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Tutorial Session

Prof. Jan Flusser
Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Czech Republic
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Dr. Filip Sroubek
Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Czech Republic
Dr. Barbara Zitova
Institute of Information Theory & Automation, Czech Republic
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Program Co-Chairs

Dr. Arjan Kuijper
Fraunhofer IGD, Germany
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Dr. Hichem Sahbi
CNRS, France
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Prof. Bernhard Zagar
University of Linz, Austria
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Collaborating Societies

ACCM

The Austrian Center of Competence in Mechatronics

CPRS
The Czech Pattern Recognition Society (CPRS)

CSKI
The Czech Society for Cybernetics and Informatics CSKI

Best Paper Award

678 – 050: BAYESIAN ESTIMATION OF TIME-VARYING REGRESSION WITH CHANGING TIME-VOLATILITY FOR DETECTION OF HIDDEN EVENTS IN NONSTATIONARY SIGNALS
Authors:
O. Krasotkina – Tula State University, Tula, Russia
A. Kopylov – Tula State University, Tula, Russia
V. Mottl – Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
M. Markov – Markov Processes Int., New Jersey, USA

678 – 061: IMAGE EMPIRICAL MODE DECOMPOSITION (IEMD) IN DERMOSCOPIC IMAGES: ARTEFACT REMOVAL AND LESION BORDER DETECTION
Authors:
R. Fonseca-Pinto – University of Lisbon, Campo Grande, Portugal
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Leiria, Portugal
P. Caseiro –University of Lisbon, Campo Grande, Portugal
Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
A. Andrade – University of Lisbon, Campo Grande, Portugal

678 – 093: MARKOV RANDOM FIELDS PRE-WARPING TO PREVENT COLLUSION IN IMAGE TRANSACTION WATERMARKING
Authors:
M. Fenzi – University of Florence, Firenze, Italy
H. Liu – Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology, Darmstadt, Germany
M. Steinebach – Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology, Darmstadt, Germany
R. Caldelli – University of Florence, Firenze, Italy

Scope

The topics of interest covered by SPPRA 2010 included, but were not limited to:

PATTERN RECOGNITION

Computer Vision

  • 3D and Range Data Analysis
  • Computational Geometry
  • Content-based Retrieval
  • Geometric and Morphologic Analysis
  • Neural Network Applications
  • Stereo Vision
  • Visualization

Image Analysis

  • Image Database Indexing
  • Image Processing
  • Image Sequence Processing
  • Image Synthesis
  • Medical Image Analysis
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Segmentation and Representation

Image Recognition, Coding, and Compression

  • Color and Texture
  • Compression
  • Fingerprinting
  • Handwriting, Shape, and Document Analysis
  • Illumination Models
  • Image Coding
  • Image Enhancement
  • Object Recognition and Motion
  • Rendering
  • Rendering Algorithms and Systems
  • Restoration and Retrieval
  • Text Recognition
  • Volume Rendering

Watermarking Techniques

  • Applications in Copyright Control
  • Data Security
  • Digital Watermarking
  • Identification and Certification

SIGNAL PROCESSING

Algorithms and Techniques

  • Architecture and Implementation
  • Discrete Cosine Transform
  • Fourier Transform
  • Fuzzy Logic
  • Hilbert Transform
  • Neural Networks for Signal Processing
  • Wavelets

Audio and Video

  • Audio and Electro Acoustics
  • HDTV
  • Multimedia
  • Speech Processing
  • Video Technology

Detection and Estimation

  • Computation
  • Estimation of Signal Parameters
  • Motion Detection
  • Prediction
  • Segmentation and Representation

Filters

  • Adaptive Filtering
  • Filter Designs and Structures
  • FIR and IIR Filters
  • Signal Reconstruction Using Filters

Signal Analysis and Processing

  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Mobile Signal Processing
  • Multidimensional Signal Processing
  • Nonlinear DSP
  • Statistical Signal Processing
  • Time-Frequency Signal Analysis

APPLICATIONS

  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Medicine
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Others
  • Radar
  • Remote Sensing
  • Robotics
  • Seismic
  • Telecommunications