After two days of the Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge competition in Abu Dhabi, the CTU team (also Uni Lincoln and UPenn involved) led by Dr. Saska won the first place in the Challenge 3 that required a team of UAVs to collaborate to search, locate, track, pick and place a set of static …read more
Ing. Michal Uřičář (supervised by dr. Franc) and Prof. Jiří Matas received the 3rd place award prize for their track “Apparent Age Estimation” from the paper “Structured Output SVM Prediction of Apparent Age, Gender and Smile from Deep Features” at ChaLearn Looking at People CVPR Workshop 2016. Congratulations!
Our PhD student Ing. Lukáš Neumann (supervised by Prof. Matas) has won the 2nd place in the “Joseph Fourier Prize” competition in the field of computer science on the topic of “Scene Text Recognition in Images and Videos”. More information is here. Congratulations!
The 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, whose chairman was jointly Prof. Jan Kybic (head of the Department of Cybernetics FEE CTU) and Prof. Milan Sonka (The University of Iowa, US), took place at the Clarion Hotel in Prague between 13 – 16 April 2016. See photos here.
Vít Listík’s diploma thesis was awarded by Cisco (supervisor Jan Šedivý). Congratulations!
Paper Efficient Scene Text Localization and Recognition with Local Character Refinement by Jiří Matas and Lukáš Neumann received Best Paper prize at ICDAR 2015. Congratulations!
Former member of our departmant, Zuzana Kúkelová, recieved The Cor Baayen Award of ERCIM which is given each year to a promising young researcher in computer science and applied mathematics. Zuzana received this award mostly for her work done at our department under the supervision of Dr. Tomáš Pajdla. Zuzana currently works as a postdoctoral …read more
Project TAROS was awarded with The most interesting technical exhibit
and Gold Future Forces 2014
prizes of the international Future Forces 2014 exhibition. Our Intelligent and mobile robotics group cooperates on the project!
Paper Singly-Bordered Block-Diagonal Form for Minimal Problem Solvers by Zuzana Kukelova (Microsoft Research Cambridge), Martin Bujnak (Capturing Reality), Jan Heller and Tomas Pajdla received Best Paper Honorable Mention prize at ACCV 2014. Congratulations!
James Pritts, Ondřej Chum and Jiří Matas won the Best presentation award for their paper On the geometry of co-planar repeated patterns at the 2014 Computer Vision Workshop, Křtiny, Czech Republic. Congratulations!