6D Object Pose Workshop and SIXD Challenge at ICCV2017

We are co-organizing the 3rd International Workshop on Recovering 6D Object Pose in conjuction with ICCV 2017, Venice. Part of the workshop is a challenge on the task of 6D localization of a single instance of a single object. The invited speakers are: Stefan Hinterstoisser​, Google X Michael Bronstein, USI Lugano, Intel Guru Krishnan, Amazon Abhinav […]

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7 papers at CVPR 17; 2 papers at ICRA 2017 and 1 paper at ISBI 2017

Seven papers accepted to CVPR 17. One paper accepted to ISBI 2017: Using noisy crowd sourcing data to segment the microscopic image of a flywing Two papers accepted to ICRA 2017: Joint work with Phil Torr’s team (Daniela Massiceti) in Oxford on mapping Regression Trees on CNNs A new state-of-the-art for semantic segmentation and depth […]

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Jakob Kruse wins Carl Zeiss Diplompreis

Jakob Kruse has won the Carl Zeiss Diplompreis for his Master’s thesis on the topic “Comparison of Learned Inference Approaches for Image Restoration”, written at CVLD.

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DSAC – Differentiable RANSAC for Camera Localization

Ever wondered how to train a computer vision pipeline, which contains RANSAC, in an end-to-end fashion? See our project page or  arXiv.

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Best Science Paper Award at BMVC 16!

Best Science Paper Award at BMVC 16!  For our joint work with Gene Myers team about Mapping Random Forests to Deep, sparse CNNs. Please find the paper in publications.

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Accepted DFG Grant for Bogdan Savchynskyy as PI

Bogdan Savchynskyy got a 3-year DFG Grant accepted on the topic of exact and efficient inference in challenging Random Fields Models

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CVPR 16 pose estimation code now online

You can download the code of our CVPR 16 paper on pose estimation and camera localization here.

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New Papers accepted (NIPS, BMVC, ACCV, IROS)

New papers accepted to NIPS (on MRF diversity), BMVC (on stacked RF to CNN mapping; oral), ACCV (on new learning for CNN-CRF), and IROS (on Road Hazard detection). Please find papers in publication section.

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Congratulations to Dr. Michael Yang

On June 1st 2016, Michael will join ITC faculty of University of Twente in the Netherlands as Assistant Prof. ITC is recognized worldwide in the field of geo-information science and earth observation. Congratulations!

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First DFG Grant recommended for acceptance. Jointly with Bodo Rosenhahn

We have a DFG Grant recommended for acceptance which runs jointly with Bodo Rosenhahn from Leibniz Universität Hannover. The Grant is on “Comprehensive Conjoint GPS and Video Data Analysis for Smart Maps”, where our part is predominantly on detailed, semantic understanding of complex traffic scenes.

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