Center for Research in Comptuer Vision
Center for Research in Comptuer Vision


Participants & Projects - 2016

Spotlight Video


Housing and Transportation

Knights Circle
12440 Golden Knight Circle | Orlando, Fl. 32817 | Phone: 407.380.5807

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Shuttle Route 1 goes from bus stop inside the complex to UCF's student union bus stop.
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Wednesday, May 11
Students arrive, airport pickup, check-in at Knights Circle

Thursday, May 12
Time Description
8:00am - 8:30am
Taking out-of-states students from Knight Circle leasing office to campus
8:30am - 9:00am
Welcome, Paperwork with Tonya
9:00am - 10:00am
Bonnie Swan
Programming Tutorial for Python (Salman Khokhar)
10:00am - 12:00pm
Basics of python and image processing in python, OpenCV (Salman Khokhar)
12:00pm - 1:00pm
REU Kickoff:
- Each participant has 5 minutes to introduce him/herself
- Introduction of graduate student and faculty mentors
Introduction to REU program by Dr. Mubarak Shah
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Computer vision introduction (PDF) (2012 YouTube)
Filtering (PDF) (2012 YouTube)
Edge detection (PDF) (2012 YouTube) (Dr. Shah)

Friday, May 13
Time Description
9:00am - 10:00am
Python tutorial (Salman Khokhar)
10:00am - 12:00pm
12:00pm- 1:00pm
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Optical Flow (Dr. Shah)
2:15pm - 4:15pm
Boosting and SVM (Dr. Lobo)

Monday, May 16
Time Description
9:00am - 12:00pm
Homework revision
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Introduction to Medical Imaging (PDF) (Dr. Bagci)

Tuesday, May 17
Time Description
9:00am - 12:00pm
Algorithms and methods for computational Radiology (PDF) (Dr. Bagci)
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Deep learning (PDF), including CNNs, RNN, LSTM, GRU (Dr. Gong)

Wednesday, May 18
Time Description
9:00am - 12:00pm
Homework review
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Determinantal point process (PDF) (Dr. Gong)

Thursday, May 19
Time Description
9:00am - 12:00pm
Basics of human vision (Lect1.key) (Lect1.pptx) (Lec2.key) (Lec2.pptx) (Dr. Borji)
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visual attention and egocentric vision (Lec3.pdf) (Lec4_Slides_courtesy_Of_Petia_Radeva.pdf) (Dr. Borji)
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting with Dr. Benito Graniela of Visual Systems

Friday, May 20
Time Description
9:00am - 12:00pm
Homework Review
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presentations of REU projects

Monday, May 23
Time Description
11:00am - 12:00pm
Nielsen Visit / Lab Tours and Demo
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Harris Corporation Field Trip

Wednesday, July 13
Time Description
9:00am - 3:00pm
Visit Harris Corp

Lockheed Field Trip

Monday, July 18
Time Description
8:15am - 8:45am
Arrive at LMMFC site and get cleared for admittance on-site
8:45am - 9:00am
Walk over to R&D Center
9:00am - 9:15am
MFC Welcome
a. Welcome by Scott Roberson
b. MFC overview video
9:15am - 9:20am
REU POC Program Intro
9:20am - 9:25am
LM Around the Room Intro (Subject Matter Experts)
9:25am - 10:30am
REU Student Presentations (5 minutes * 10 students)
10:30am - 10:40am
Walk over to MFC Museum
10:40am - 10:45am
MFC Museum Visit
10:45am - 10:50am
Walk over to Fire Control Factory Tour
10:50am - 12:00pm
Fire Control Factory Tour
12:00pm - 12:15pm
Conclude LMMFC Visit & walk back over to R&D Tower

Sighthound Field Trip

Friday, July 22
Time Description
9:30am - 10:00am
Welcome - Intro to Sighthound
10:00am - 11:00am
Sighthound Technology Demos
11:00am - 12:30pm
REU student presentations
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Lunch and wrap up

Graduate School Workshop

Thursday, July 28 - HEC 103
Time Description
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Why Graduate School? Dr. Shah
  • Some Thoughts on Graduate School
  • Corey McCall, 2011 NSF Fellowship winner
  • List of fellowships
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Graduate Fellowships: Dr. John Weishampel, Associate Dean UCF College of Graduate Studies
2:30pm - 3:00pm
UCF CS Graduate Programs Dr. Shaojie Zhang
3:00pm - 3:30pm
How to maximize your chances of getting in Ph.D. program: Aisha Urooj Khan (new graduate student)
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Joanna Lewis, winner of 2012 NSF fellowship
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Zachary Loparo, winner of 2016 NSF Fellowship
4:30pm - 5:00pm

REU Poster Session

Friday, July 29