Image analysis and processing

Segmentation, feature extraction and representation, shape and motion primitives, texture and color information, interactive image analysis and interpretation.

Vision and perception

Cognitive vision, active vision, spatial reasoning, 2D and 3D modeling, perceptual learning.

Pattern recognition

Statistical, syntactic and structural pattern recognition, machine learning and data mining, artificial intelligence and symbolic learning, feature reduction, classification and clustering, support vector machines and kernels.

Multimodal Interaction and Multimedia Processing

Multimodal interaction, multimedia analysis, indexing and retrieval, multimedia infrastructure.


Ambient intelligence and security, biomedicine, biometrics, cultural heritage, OCR and document analysis, mobile robots and visual navigation, network security, remote sensing and environment control, video surveillance and intelligent transport systems, visual inspection and quality control.