Mitigating the effects of atmospheric turbulence on surveillance imagery
Various types of atmospheric distortion can influence the visual quality of video signals during acquisition. Typical distortions include fog or haze which reduce contrast, and atmospheric turbulence due to temperature variations or aerosols. An effect…
Computer Assisted Analysis of Retinal OCT Imaging
Texture-preserving image enhancement for Optical Coherence Tomography This project developed novel image enhancement algorithms for retinal optical coherence tomography (OCT). These images contain a large amount of speckle causing them to be grainy and of…
VILSS: Global description of images. Application to robot mapping and localisation
VILab Seminar with speaker Luis Payá from Miguel Hernández University, Spain
Deep Driving: Learning Representations for Intelligent Vehicles
Together with University of California at Berkeley, University of Jenna, NICTA and Daimler we are organising a workshop in representation learning at the IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium in Gothenburg, Sweden. Vision is a rich and…
Monitoring Vehicle Occupants
Visual Monitoring of Driver and Passenger Control Panel Interactions Researchers Toby Perrett and Prof. Majid Mirmehdi Overview Advances in vehicular technology have resulted in more controls being incorporated in cabin designs. We present a system…
High Frame Rate Video
As the demand for higher quality and more immersive video content increases, the need to extend the current video parameter space of spatial resolutions and display sizes, to include, among other things, a wider colour gamut, higher dynamic range…
BVI Seminar: Why do animals look and behave the way they do?
BVI Seminar with speaker Dr. Karin Kjernsmo from University of Bristol.
What’s on TV: A Large-Scale Quantitative Characterisation of Modern Broadcast Video Content
What does one year of modern broadcast video look like? This project analyses the spatial and temporal diversity in contemporary video to make inferences about testing new video technologies.
BVI on The One Show
In an episode of The One Show which aired on the 15th April, BVI contributed to an item demonstrating the dangers of texting while driving. Recent studies have indicated that reading and even writing text messages…
Cuttlefish vision in a 3-D world
BVI Seminar with speaker Professor Daniel Osorio from University of Sussex.