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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: ICCV'07 Workshop on Dynamical Vision


             ICCV'07 Workshop on Dynamical Vision
             Oct 20, 2007, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


The classical multiple-view geometry studies the case with a
moving camera viewing a static scene. Many real-world applications
however require the modeling and reconstruction of a scene that
has much more complex dynamics. That is, the scene may consist of
multiple moving objects (e.g., a traffic scene) or articulate
motions (e.g., a walking human) or even non-rigid dynamics (e.g.,
smoke, fire, waterfall). To study the problems of reconstructing
different dynamical scenes, many new algebraic, geometric,
statistical, and computational tools have recently emerged in
computer vision, computer graphics, image processing, and
vision-based control.

The goal of this workshop is to converge different aspects of
the research on dynamical vision and identify common mathematical
problems, models, and methods for future research in this emerging
new topic. The workshop welcomes papers that fall into the
following categories:

  a. Segmentation, Estimation, Tracking of Multiple Rigid-Body Motions.
     - Based on Optical Flows or Image Gradients
     - Based on Feature Correspondences
     - Integrated Approaches and Hybrid Motion Models

  b. Segmentation, Estimation, Tracking of Articulate and/or Non-Rigid
     - Human Motions
     - Non-Rigid Motions

  c. Identification and Recognition of Dynamical Scenes from Videos.
     - Dynamical Textures
     - Video Segmentation

  d. Mathematical Tools for Modeling, Analysis, and Synthesis of
Dynamical Scenes.
     - Subspace Methods and High-Order Tensors
     - Dynamical Systems
     - Stochastic Models (e.g. Hidden Markov Models)

  e. Applications of Dynamical Vision (e.g., Surveillance, Graphics, and

Robotics, etc.)
     - Visual Servoing and Vision-Based Control & Navigation
     - Localization and Mapping

Submission Guidelines:

Please submit your paper by midnight (your local time) May 25, 2007
in PDF format via the web-based submission link soon to be given at:


(Email submission can be offered as an alternative upon early
request by the authors).

Paper should not exceed 8 pages in IEEE format (the standard ICCV or
CVPR style). All submissions are subject to a double-blind review
process by the program committee. Therefore, the papers should be
strictly anonymous. In the submission email, please provide the
following info (for the organizers only):

1. Title of your paper:
2. Authors and their affiliations
3. Contact info (email, phone, fax) of the corresponding author(s).