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



Courses

CAP 5415 - Computer Vision


FALL 2014
TUESDAY/THURSDAY 3:00 - 4:15
ENG1 0286



Instructor


Prof. Mubarak Shah
Office: HEC-245
Phone: 407-823-5077
Office Hours: Tue 14:00-15:00 Thu 4:30-5:30 and by appointment
Email: shah @ crcv.ucf.edu



Teaching Assistant


Waqas Sultani
HEC-249 (Computer Vision Lab)
Phone (Vision Lab): 407-519-0717
Office Hours: Mon 15:00-16:00 Wed 12:00-13:00
Email: waqas5163 @ gmail.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.



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Lectures


Last year's lectures are available at Lectures Fall 2013

Lecture 1 (08/19/2014) Lecture 2 (08/21/2014) Lecture 3 (08/26/2014) Lecture 4 (08/28/2014) Lecture 5 (09/04/2014) Lecture 6 (09/16/2014) Lecture 7 (09/23/2014) Lecture 8 (09/25/2014) Lecture 9 Lecture 10 Lecture 11 Lecture 12 Lecture 13 Lecture 14 Lecture 15 Lecture 16 Lecture 17 Lecture 18 Lecture 19


Assignments


Programming Assignment 1 (Due 10 September 2014) (PA1.rar)

Programming Assignment 2 (Due 25 September 2014) (PA2.rar)

Programming Assignment 3 (pdf)

Programming Assignment 4 (pdf)

Homework Assignment 1 (due at the beginning of class on 09/30/2014) (pdf)



Leading Journals and Conferences in Computer Vision