35th Prague computer science seminar: Josef Sivic: Automatic Visual Recognition: from Internet Images towards Machines that See

Let us invite you to the Josef Sivic’s lecture held within the Prague computer science seminar. Place: Auditorium S5, MFF UK – Malostranské nám. 25, Prague 1, April 26, 2018, at 4.00 p.m.

29th Meeting with Music – Zemlinsky Quartet

Let us invite you to a concert of Zemlinsky Quartet. The concert is held within the Meeting with Music series. The concert is open to CTU students, staff, and their guests. Place: KN:E-107, Monday, April 9, 2018, at 6.30 p.m.

James Pritts (CMP) recently sat down for an interview with “Hospodarske noviny” newspaper, where he discussed self-driving vehicles

Our colleague, Ing. James Brandon Pritts, from the Visual Recognition Group spoke on the topic: Self-driving cars safety. For more information [in Czech], see the article in Hospodarske noviny. Thanks for the representation of our faculty.

Ing. Michal Uricar defended his Ph.D. thesis

Ing. Michal Uricar successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis entitled Multi-view Facial Landmark Detection (supervisor: Ing. Vojtěch Franc, Ph.D.). Congratulations!

34th Prague computer science seminar: Libor Barto: Symmetry in Computational Complexity

Let us invite you to the Libor Barto’s lecture held within the Prague computer science seminar. Place: KN:E-107, Karlovo nám. 13, Praha 2, March 22, 2018, at 4.00 p.m.

Ing. Tomas Vojir defended his Ph.D. thesis

Ing. Tomas Vojir successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis entitled Short-Term Visual Object Tracking in Real-Time (supervisor: Prof. Ing. Jiri Matas, Ph.D.). Congratulations!

8 papers accepted at CVPR2018

Eight paper of researches from Department of Cybernetics were accepted at CVPR2018, which is one of the most prestiguous computer vision confereces with a highly selective review process and very low acceptance rate. Congratulations to D. Barath, J. Matas, D. Mishkin, Z. Kukelova, T. Pajdla, J. Pritts, O. Chum, A.Iscen, G. Tolias and F. Radenovic. …read more

Tomas Sixta and Boris Flach published their research in “Nature Communications”

 Tomas Sixta and Boris Flach published their research in
Ing. Tomas Sixta and doc. Boris Flach published the article “Polarized actin and VE-cadherin dynamics regulate junctional remodelling and cell migration during sprouting angiogenesis” in prestiguous “Nature Communications“. The research studies mechanisms of endothelial cells while creating new blood vessels. Congratulations!

The project RobotBodySchema has become a Partnering project of the Human Brain Project

 The project RobotBodySchema has become a Partnering project of the Human Brain Project
The project RobotBodySchema (or “Robot self-calibration and safe physical human-robot interaction inspired by body representations in primate brains”), investigated by the team of Mgr. Matej Hoffmann, Ph.D., became a Partnering project of the Human Brain Project. Congratulations!

Dean’s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Ing. Lukas Neumann, Ph.D.

Dean’s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Ing. Lukas Neumann, Ph.D. (supervisor: prof. Ing. Jiri Matas, Ph.D.) Theme: Scene text localization and recognition in images and videos Congratulations!
Responsible person: Aneta Klaudis