Chair of
Multimedia Communications and Signal Processing
Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Kaup
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Image, Video, and Multidimensional Signal Processing

Lecturer:Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Kaup
Tutor:M.Sc. Andreas Spruck
Lecture language:English
Time Lecture:Mon 12:15-13:45 H6*
Tue 10:15-11:45 H6*
Time Supplements:Wed 10:15-11:45 Wetterkreuz 15, Tennenlohe
Credit Points:5 ECTS
Hours (Lecture):3
Hours (Exercise):1

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Point operations
Histogram equalization, gamma correction

Binary operations
Morphological filters, erosion, dilation, opening, closing

Color spaces
Trichromacy, red-green-blue color spaces, color representation using hue, saturation and value of intensity

Multidimensional signals and systems
Theory of multidimensional signals and systems, impulse response, linear image filtering, power spectrum, Wiener filtering

Interpolation of image signals
Bi-linear interpolation, bi-cubic interpolation, spline interpolation

Image feature detection
Image features, edge detection, Hough transform, Harris corner detector, texture features, co-occurrence matrix

Scale space representation
Laplacian of Gaussian, difference of Gaussian, scale invariant feature transform, speeded-up robust feature transform

Image matching
Projective transforms, block matching, optical flow, feature-based matching using SIFT and SURF, random sample consensus algorithm

Image segmentation
Amplitude thresholding, k-means clustering, Bayes classification, region-based segmentation, combined segmentation and motion estimation, temporal segmentation of video

Transform domain image processing
Unitary transform, Karhunen-Loeve transform, separable transform, Haar and Hadamard transform, DFT, DCT

Organisational Issues

Starting date for the supplements: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 at 10:15

Time Table

Mon 12:15 - 13:45 H6 Tue 10:15 - 11:45 H6 Wed 10:15 - 11:45 Wetterkreuz 15
16.10. L 17.10. -- 18.10. --
23.10. L 24.10. L 25.10. E
30.10. L 31.10. -- 01.11. --
06.11. L 07.11. L 08.11. E
13.11. L 14.11. -- 15.11. --
20.11. L 21.11. L 22.11. E
27.11. L 28.11. -- 29.11. --
04.12. L 05.12. L 06.12. E
11.12. L 12.12. L 13.12. --
18.12. L 19.12. -- 20.12. E
08.01. L 09.01. L 10.01. --
15.01. L 16.01. -- 17.01. E
22.01. L 23.01. L 24.01. --
29.01. L 30.01. -- 31.01. E
05.02. L 06.02. -- 07.02. --

Legend: L = Lecture, E = Exercise

Lecture Slides

The slides are available as PDF for students of the lecture. They can be downloaded at StudOn.


The exercise sheets can be downloaded at StudOn subsequent to the particular exercise.

Access Data

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Oral exam, 30 min