Lihi Zelnik-Manor
lihi -at-

phone: 5736

Office:  Meyer 959
Office hours:  Upon request by email


Short description

This course will deal with methods for analyzing and interpreting the contents of images and video, by reviewing existing state-of-the-art approaches and algorithms. The methods will be explored through their usage in real-world applications such as visual summarization of video clips, special effects in movies or search in visual data bases such as YouTube.
Topics that will be explored: feature detection in video, motion estimation, video mosaics, video synthesis, recognizing objects, detecting people and action recognition.


In this course you will


A bunch of things you want to know. 

Please feel free to contact me if you have any concerns about whether or not you should take this course.


None required.
Optional: Forsyth & Ponce, Computer Vision: A Modern Approach, Pearson, 2002, ISBN 0130851981


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The grade is based on a programming project and its presentation.