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17.2.2016 News

Fidipro Fellow project, Facial Behaviour Analysis “in-the-wild”, kick off meeting held in January

The kick-off meeting of Fidipro Fellow project - Facial Behaviour Analysis “in-the-wild” (WildFace) - was held in Jan. 2016.

3.12.2015 News

Prof. Jiri Matas and Dr. Stefanos Zafeiriou join CMVS as FiDiPros

Tekes – the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation has granted us two FiDiPro projects.

30.11.2015 News

MIT Technology Review covered our results

Our recent results in automatic analysis of hidden facial expressions have been

27.11.2015 News

Top-notch in citations

According to Web of Science,  CMVS excels in producing highly-cited papers, which is a commonly used measure for breakthrough research.

3.10.2014 News

CMV awarded with Koenderink Prize at ECCV 2014

The 2014 Jan Koenderink Prize has been granted to Professor Matti Pietikäinen, Dr. Abdenour Hadid, and University of Oulu alumni, Dr. Timo Ahonen (Nokia Research Center).

3.10.2014 News

LBP features used in a novel diagnostic tool for malaria

Adjunct Professor Esa Rahtu and Professor Matti Pietikäinen have contributed to a recent article, conducted jointly with the Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM), University of Helsinki

3.10.2014 News

Co-hosting three workshops at ECCV 2014

CMV is offering several workshops in conjunction with the European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV 2014) on September 6-7th in Zurich.

3.10.2014 News

Looking for potential Horizon 2020 partners

CMV is interested in joint proposals for the EU Innovation and Research Programme, Horizon 2020.

3.10.2014 News

Academy of Finland to fund two projects

CMV succeeded well in the latest funding decisions made by the Academy of Finland.

3.10.2014 News

Postdoc position in robust bi-modal biometrics

CMV is searching for a promising candidate to work on Robust bi-modal biometrics (face and voice) under spoofing attacks

3.10.2014 News

CMV is one of 100 Acts from Oulu

Center for Machine Vision Research has been listed in the

3.10.2014 News

Visit and lecture by Dr. Zafeiriou, Imperial College London

CMV has an honor of hosting Dr. Stefanos Zafeiriou during his one-week visit to the University of Oulu.

3.10.2014 News

Summer jobs at CMV

CMV recruits Bachelor´s / Master´s thesis workers as well as interns.

3.10.2014 News

Annual Report 2013 available

CMV´s Annual Report 2013 is now available as a part of the Infotech Oulu Annual Report.

3.10.2014 News

Joint research article with Biocenter Oulu

CMV´s interdisciplinary collaboration with Biocenter Oulu has resulted in the first joint article.  It covers automatic detection and analysis of cell motility in phase-contrast time-lapse images.

3.10.2014 News

Research at CMV assessed outstanding

The University of Oulu has published the results of its international evaluation of research, named Research Assessment Exercise (RAE2013).

19.9.2014 News

Postgraduate course - Affective Computing, October 8

  The Department of Computer Science and Engineering organizes a postgraduate course on Information Engineering under the following topic "Affective Computing".

17.4.2013 News

Annual Report 2012 available

CMV´s Annual Report 2012 is now available as a part of the Infotech Oulu Annual Report.

17.4.2013 News

Improved techniques for motion estimation and analysis from videos

Estimation of 2-D motion  is required in many video processing and computer vision tasks.

17.4.2013 News

CMV strongly present at SCIA 2013

Center for Machine Vision Research (CMV) will contribute significantly to the 18th Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis (SCIA 2013), organized on 17-