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



Courses

CAP 5415 - Computer Vision


FALL 2012
TUESDAY/THURSDAY 12:00 - 13:15
HEC 110



Instructor


Prof. Mubarak Shah
Office: HEC-245
Phone: 407-823-5077
Office Hours: Mon 14:00-15:00 Tue 13:15-14:00 Thu 11:00-12:00 or by appointment
Email: shah at eecs.ucf.edu



Teaching Assistant


Berkan Solmaz
HEC-254 (Computer Vision Lab)
Phone (Vision Lab): 407-823-4733
Office Hours: Mon 15:00-16:00 Wed 12:00-13:00
Email: berkansolmaz at yahoo.com



Course Goals


The course is introductory level. It will cover the basic topics of computer vision, and introduce some fundamental approaches for computer vision research.

Grading Policy


Homework: 10%
Programming Assignments: 40%
Mid-Term Exam: 20%
Final Exam: 30%

Grading


90 - 100 = A;
80 - 89 = B;
70 - 79 = C

Programming


- Programming will be in MATLAB or you can do in C on your own.
- You are not supposed to use MATLAB code from the web, written by someone else.
- Everything has to be written by yourself except the standard Matlab functions.
- There will be a tutorial on MATLAB in the class.

Prerequisites


A good background in calculus, geometry, linear algebra, programming in MATLAB or C. The University Golden Rules will be observed in this class. Copying or Plagiarism is violation of the Golden Rules.



Reference Text





Lecture 1 (08/21/2012) Lecture 2 (08/23/2012) Lecture 3 (08/28/2012) Matlab Tutorial (08/29/2012) Lecture 4 (08/30/2012) Lecture 5 (09/04/2012) Lecture 6 (09/11/2012) Lecture 7 (09/13/2012) Lecture 8 (09/18/2012) Lecture 9 (09/20/2012) Lecture 10 (09/27/2012) Lecture 11 (10/02/2012) Lecture 12 (10/25/2012) Lecture 13 (11/06/2012) Lecture 14 (11/08/2012) Lecture 15 (11/13/2012) Lecture 16 (11/14/2012) Lecture 17 (11/15/2012) Lecture 18 (11/20/2012)


Assignments


Programming Assignment 1 (due 09/18/2012) (zip)
Programming Assignment 2 (due 10/09/2012) (pdf)
Programming Assignment 3 (due 11/08/2012) (pdf) Bonus Programming Assignment (due 12/03/2012) (pdf)

Leading Journals and Conferences in Computer Vision