
Reading Group sessions
Mondays, 13:0015:00 Pekeris Room
Upcoming Sessions:
October 9, 2012 **Note unusual day**
Mica will give a rehearsal talk:
"Global Motion Estimation from Point Matches"
Previous Sessions:
September 24, 2012
Leonid will give a rehearsal ECCV talk:
"Using Linking Features in Learning Nonparametric Part Models"
September 3, 2012
T. Malisiewicz, A. Gupta, A. Efros,
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"Ensemble of ExemplarSVMs for Object Detection and Beyond"," ICCV2011
The meeting will be led by Ethan.
September 10, 2012, 11:0013:00
Alon Faktor will give a rehearsal ECCV talk.
**Note unusual time**
July 30, 2012, 12:3014:30, Room 261
Yaron will give two 20 minute SIGGRAPH rehearsal talks:
(I) Simple Formulas For Quasiconformal Plane Deformations.
(II) Bounded Distortion Mapping Spaces for Triangular Meshes.
July 2, 2012, 12:3014:30, Room 141
J. Barron, J. Malik,
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"Shape, Albedo, and Illumination from a Single Image of an Unknown Object"," CVPR2012
The meeting will be led by Ofer.
June 18, 2012
Dan Raviv: Geometric constraints in shape analysis.
June 25, 2012
Shinji Nishimoto, An T. Vu, Thomas Naselaris, Yuval Benjamini, Bin Yu, Jack L. Gallant,
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“Reconstructing Visual Experiences from Brain Activity Evoked by Natural Movies”," Current Biology, Vol.21, no.19. Oct. 2011.
Additional reading:
Kendrick N. Kay, Thomas Naselaris, Ryan J. Prenger & Jack L. Gallant,
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"Identifying natural images from human brain activity"," Nature 452, 2008
The meeting will be led by Maria.
April 17, 2012, 12:0014:00, Room 261
A talk by Dr. Fabio Parisi of Yale University on the subject of validation discriminant analysis.
April 23, 2012
Todd Zickler will talk about one of his CVPR12 papers:
Ying Xiong, Kate Saenko, Trevor Darrell and Todd Zickler,
"From Pixels to Physics: Probabilistic Color Derendering".
April 2, 2012
Jin Yu, Anders Eriksson, TatJun Chin, David Suter,
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"An Adversarial Optimization Approach to Efficient Outlier Removal"," ICCV 2011.
The meeting will be led by Mica.
Jan 16, 2012
Shai and Meirav will talk about their last CVPR submission.
Jan 23, 2012
Karen will give a talk about: "Graphical models of word pronunciation".
Jan 16, 2012
Greg will give a talk about: "Learning Similarity Sensitive Embeddings".
Jan 2, 2012
R. Raguram, J.M. Frahm , " RECON: ScaleAdaptive Robust Estimation via Residual Consensus," ICCV 2011.
Dec 12, 2011
Anat Levin
1. S. Nowozin, S. Jegelka, "Solution
Stability in Linear Programming Relaxations: Graph Partitioning and Unsupervised
Learning", International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2009).
2. Read only sections 23 without section 2.2.2 from:
S. Kim, S. Nowozin, P. Kohli, C. D. Yoo, "HigherOrder
Correlation Clustering for Image Segmentation", NIPS 2011.
Oct 3, 2011
H. Jiang, T.P. Tian , S. Sclaroff, "Scale
and Rotation Invariant Matching Using Linearly Augmented Trees", CVPR2011
Sep 19, 10:0012:00
Orit Kliper will give a rehearsal talk for her SIMBAD presentation.
Aug 14, 12:0014:00 **Note unusual day**
M. Feigin, D. Feldman, N. Sochen, "From
High Definition Image to Low Space Optimization", to appear in SSVM2011
Aug 8, 2011
Halfbaked talk by Shai Bagon about negative affinities.
Aug 1, 12:0014:00
H. Isack, Y. Boykov, "EnergyBased
Geometric MultiModel Fitting", In International Journal of Computer
Vision, accepted June 2011.
July 18, 2011
J. Mairal, F. Bach, J. Ponce, "TaskDriven
Dictionary Learning", pages 121.
Then, Daniel Glasner will present his and Ronen's paper and poster.
July 11, 2011
Low rank matrix recovery and completion via convex optimization
We will go over Yi Ma's work.
Reading:
http://perception.csl.uiuc.edu/matrixrank/Files/RPCA_JACM.pdf
July 4, 2011
Alon Faktor: CVPR2011 overview
June 27, 2011
Rigidity Theory: We will learn the topic from the text:
http://www.utdallas.edu/~besp/rigid/Whiteley_Chapter.pdf
We will see an application for 3D reconstruction (paper from cvpr10):
http://users.cecs.anu.edu.au/~hongdong/CVPR10a.pdf
June 9, 2011
Meirav Galun will continue her talk on "Multiscale image segmentation and anisotropic diffusion"
June 13, 2011, 11:3014:00
CVPR rehearsal talks: Maria Zontak and Daniel Glasner
June 14, 2011, 10:0011:00
CVPR rehearsal talk: Oded Shachar
May 30, 2011
Benjamin Kimia, "From Features to Curves and Surfaces: A Novel Perspective on Multiview Geometry"
May 24, 2011 at 12:30
Meirav Galun, "Multiscale image segmentation and anisotropic diffusion"
May 2, 2011 at 12:30
Shai Bagon, Student talk
April 11, 2011
Mica ArieNachimson: "Global Motion Synchronization from Point
Matches"
July 5, 2010
Misha Dinerstein: "Action recognition".
June 28, 2010
Danni Harrari: "Using temporal information in object recognition".
June 7, 2010
Leonid Karlinsky will give a rehearsal talk for
his CVPR paper.
May 24, 2010
Shai Bagon: rehearsal talk for his CVPR paper.
May 17, 2010
Anat Levin: "Linear View Synthesis Using a Dimensionality Gap Light
Field Prior".
May 10, 2010
Daniel Glasner: "Template matching as an
optimization problem".
May 3, 2010
Sharon Alpert: rehearsal talk about
his PhD.
April 27, 2010
Boaz Nadler: "On model selection in parametric problems".
April 13, 2010, 9:3011:00
Anat Levin will give a rehearsal talk about computational
photography.
Feb 22  March 24, 2010
Nati's course takes place Feb 22 until March 24 on Mondays and
Wednesdays 10:0012:00 in various locations. The course schedule and locations
are updated on the vision group calendar.
Feb 2, 2010
Boaz Nadler will talk about his work with Shira on Detection of
number of signals.
It is suggested to read their recent
paper.
Jan 26, 2010
D. Tolliver, G. Miller, "Graph
Partitioning by Spectral Rounding: Applications in Image Segmentation and
Clustering", CVPR06.
Jan 19, 2010, 10:3012:30
M. Maire et al, "Using
Contours to Detect and Localize Junctions in Natural Images", CVPR08.
Jan 12, 2010
Talk by Tomer Stern, Molecular Genetics, Faculty of Biochemistry:
"Computational Skeletogenesis: A Novel Approach to the Study of Bone
Development".
Dec 28, 2009, 13:3015:30
We will read Achi's paper on AMG (Algebraic MultiGrid).
Dec 22, 2009, Room 261
We will continue Chapter 2 "Basic Multigrid I" from the book:
"Multigrid" by Trottenberg, Oosterlee & Schuller.
Dec 8, 2009
We will continue Chapter 2 "Basic Multigrid I" from the book:
"Multigrid" by Trottenberg, Oosterlee & Schuller.
Dec 1, 2009, Room 261
We will go over Chapter 2 "Basic Multigrid I" from the book:
"Multigrid" by Trottenberg, Oosterlee & Schuller.
Oct 20, 2009
We will go over chapters 13 of the book:
"Numerical
Optimization" by Jorge Nocedal and Stephen J. Wright, pub. by Springer.
Oct 6, 2009
A. Saffari, C. Leistner, H. Bischof, "Regularized
MultiClass SemiSupervised Boosting", CVPR, 2009.
Sep 22, 2009
L. Torresani, V. Kolmogorov, C. Rother, "Feature
Correspondence via Graph Matching: Models and Global Optimization", ECCV,
2008.
Sep 8, 2009 Graph Cuts
Longer version:
Y. Boykov, O. Veksler, R. Zabih, "Fast
Approximation Energy Minimization via Graph Cuts", PAMI, 2001.
Shorter version: Y. Boykov, O. Veksler, R. Zabih, "Fast
Approximation Energy Minimization via Graph Cuts", ICCV, 1999.
August 11, 2009
D. Comaniciu, P. Meer, "Mean
Shift: A Robust Approach Toward Feature Space Analysis", PAMI 2002.
August 4, 2009
Short tutorial: Magnus Borga, "Canonical
Correlation, A Tutorial".
Longer and more detailed tutorial. Focus on sections 14.1:
D. R. Hardoon , S. Szedmak, J. ShaweTaylor, "Canonical
correlation analysis; An overview with application to learning methods",
Technical Report, University of London, 2003.
July 28, 2009
A. Torralba, R. Fergus, Y. Weiss, "Small
codes and large databases for recognition", CVPR 2008.
Project homepage can be found
here.
Additional
reading:
A. Torralba, R. Fergus, W. T. Freeman, "80
million tiny images: a large dataset for nonparametric object and scene
recognition", PAMI 2008.
July 21, 2009
Y. T. Zheng et al, "Tour
the World: building a webscale landmark recognition engine", CVPR 2009.
A Demo can be found
here.
June 30, 2009
"A
tutorial on spectral clustering" by Ulrike von Luxburg.
June 19, 2009 at 11:00 in Ziskind 1 **Note the schedule
change**
Anat Levin will give a rehearsal talk:
A. Levin, Y. Weiss, F. Durand, W. Freeman, "Understanding
and evaluating blind deconvolution algorithms", CVPR 2009.
June 2, 2009
Xin Tong,
Jingdan Zhang, Ligang Liu, Xi Wang, Baining Guo, HeungYeung Shum, "Synthesis
of Bidirectional Texture Functions on Arbitrary Surfaces",
SIGGRAPH 2002.
June 9, 2009
Connelly Barnes, Eli Shechtman, Adam Finkelstein, Dan B Goldman, "PatchMatch:
A Randomized Correspondence Algorithm for Structural Image Editing", ACM
Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH), 2009.
May 26, 2009
Pravin Bhat Ke, Ke Colin Zheng, Noah Snavely, Aseem Agarwala,
Maneesh Agrawala, Michael F. Cohen, Brian Curless, "Piecewise
Image Registration in the Presence of Multiple Large Motions", CVPR 2006.
May 19, 2009
Yair Weiss, Hyun Sung Chang and William T. Freeman,
"Learning Compressed Sensing", Allerton 2007.
May 12, 2009
Emmanuel Candes and Michael Wakin,
An introduction to compressive sampling, IEEE Signal
Processing Magazine, 25(2), pp. 21  30, March 2008.
May 5, 2009
Daniel Glasner and myself will talk about approximate nearest
neighbor search in high dimensions. We will have a quick overview on the subject and then show the bucketing method and locality
sensitive hashing (LSH), which are the main results of the papers:
1. Piotr Indyk, Rajeev Motwani,
Approximate Nearest Neighbors: Towards Removing the Curse of Dimensionality. STOC 1998
2. Aristides Gionis, Piotr Indyk, Rajeev Motwani,
Similarity Search in High Dimensions via Hashing, VLDB 1999.
March 24 and 31, 2009
Anat Levin will talk about two of her recent work:
"Understanding camera tradeoffs through a Bayesian analysis of light field projections,"
and another related work.
March 18, 2009
We will continue the paper:
P. Felzenszwalb, D. McAllester, D. Ramanan,
A
Discriminatively Trained, Multiscale, Deformable Part Model, CVPR 2008.
February 25, 2009
Nati Srebro will talk about his work:
"More Data Less Work: SVM Training in Time Decreasing with Larger Data Sets."
February 2, 2009
P. Felzenszwalb, D. McAllester, D. Ramanan,
A
Discriminatively Trained, Multiscale, Deformable Part Model, CVPR 2008.
January 26, 2009
Dan Levi, rehearsal talk: "Understanding objects: Unsupervised classification
by consistency amplification" with a large introduction on: "Understanding
classes".
January 19, 2009
1. Miyawaki et al.,
Visual Image
Reconstruction from Human Brain Activity using a Combination of Multiscale Local
Image Decoders, Neuron 60, December 2008.
2. Supplement.
January 12, 2009
Leonid will talk about his work.
January 5, 2009
Liu, C.[Ce],
Yuen, J.[Jenny],
Torralba, A.[Antonio],
Sivic, J.[Josef],
Freeman, W.T.[William T.],
SIFT Flow: Dense
Correspondence across Different Scenes,
ECCV08.
December 22, 2008
Long Zhu, Chenxi Lin, Haoda Huang, Yuanhao Chen, Alan Yuille:
Unsupervised Structure Learning: Hierarchical Recursive Composition, Suspicious
Coincidence and Competitive Exclusion, ECCV 2008.
Today we all read about Elmer.
