For Women in Science fellowship 2018
Stefanie received a For Women in Science fellowship 2018 in Melbourne.
Steven's paper "Four- and Seven-Point Relative Pose from Oriented Features" was presented at 3D Vision 2018.
Our work "ChromaGlasses: Computational Glasses for Compensating Colour Blindness" has been select as outstanding content for the "Best of SIGCHI" invited session for SIGGRAPH 2018 and was presented in Vancouver by Yuta Itoh.
SfTI SEED FUNDING
Steven and Pascal Sirguey (Surveying) have been awarded a $100,000 Seed Project from the Science for Technological Innovation Challenge for their project "A Light in Dark Places".
ACM CHI 2018
Our accepted ACM CHI 2018 submission "ChromaGlasses: Computational Glasses for Compensating Colour Blindness" has been awarded an Honourable Mention Award for CHI 2018, which means that it is ranked among the top 5% of all submissions to the SIGCHI 2018 conference, one of the top conference in HCI and computing in general.
MARSDEN FASTSTART AWARD
Stefanie with Ali Knott as mentor won a $300,000 Marsden FastStart award. The three-year project is called "Interactive 3D computational videography".
MBIE RESEARCH FUNDING AWARD
Stefanie and the project team from Computer Science (Steven), Information Science (Tobias Langlotz, Holger Regenbrecht) and Physical Education (Chris Button) have won a $1,000,000 MBIE research funding award. The three-year project is called "Situated visualisation to enrich sports experience for on-site spectators" and builds on previous collaboration between the different departments.
Tab and Steven went to BMVC to present their paper on "A Generalised Formulation for Collaborative Representation of Image Patches" See the publications page for details.
Image and Vision Computing New Zealand is in Palmerston North on November 21st and 22nd. We have five papers accepted from Tap, Rassoul, Lewis, Stefanie, and Steven. See the publications page for details.