Conference Program

Friday April 27, 2012: Microsoft Research, Bldg 99, Room 1919

12:00 PM-1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM-2:30 PMAfternoon Session 1
2:30 PM-3:15 PMCoffee break
3:15 PM-5:00 PMAfternoon Session 2

Saturday April 28, 2012: Kane Hall, Room 220, University of Washington

8:30 AM-9:00 AMBreakfast
9:00 AM-10:30 AMMorning Session 1
10:30 AM-11:00 AMCoffee break
11:00 AM-12:00 PMMorning Session 2
12:00 PM-1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM-2:30 PMAfternoon Session 1
2:30 PM-3:15 PMCoffee break
3:15 PM-4:15 PMAfternoon Session 2
4:15 PM-4:30 PMBreak
4:30 PM-5:30 PMPoster's Fast-Forward
5:30 PM-6:30 PMBreak

Saturday April 28, 2012 Evening: Atrium of the Paul G. Allen Center

6:30 PM-9:30 PMReception and Award Ceremony

Sunday April 29 2012: Atrium of the Paul G. Allen Center and Kane Hall, Room 220

8:30 AM-10:30 AMBreakfast and Posters/Demos Session in the atrium of the Paul G. Allen Center
10:30 AM-10:45 AMTravel back to Kane Hall
10:45 AM-12:15 PMMorning Session 1
12:15 PM-1:15 PMLunch
1:15 PM-2:30 PMAfternoon Session 1
2:30 PM-3:00 PMCoffee break
3:00 PM-4:30 PMAfternoon Session 2

Friday Afternoon Session 1 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM) — Session Chair: Richard Szeliski

Invited Speaker: Shree Nayar, Columbia University, Focal Sweep Photography  
Invited Speaker: Steven Bathiche, Microsoft Corporation, Breaking Harlow’s Monkeys  

Friday Afternoon Session 2 (3:15 PM - 5:00 PM) — Session Chair: Michael Gehm 

Short Talk: 3D Nano-Photography with Single-Molecule Sensitivity.
    Ginni Grover, Sean Quirin, Keith DeLuca, Jennifer DeLuca, and Rafael Piestun.
Short Talk: Evaluation and improvement of current workflows in fine art reproductions in museums.
    Jun Jiang.
Short Talk: Plenoptic sampling, rendering and super-demosaicing.
    Todor Georgiev, Sergio Goma, Zhan Yu, and Andrew Lumsdaine.
Invited Speaker: David Brady, Duke University, Physical layer compression for high pixel count imaging.


Saturday Morning Session 1 (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM) — Session Chair: Steve Marschner

Invited Speaker: Kurt Akeley, Lytro Inc. A different perspective on the Lytro light field camera.  
Paper Talk: Fourier Slice Superresolution in Plenoptic Cameras.
    Fernando Pérez, Alejandro Pérez, Manuel Rodriguez, and Eduardo Magdaleno.


Saturday Morning Session 2 (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM) — Session Chair: Srinivasa Narasimhan 

Session Video
Paper Talk: Flutter Shutter Video Camera for Compressive Sensing of Videos.
    Jason Holloway, Ashok Veeraraghavan, and Aswin Sankaranarayanan.   
Talk Video
Paper Talk: CS-MUVI: Video Compressive Sensing for Spatial-Multiplexing Cameras.
    Aswin Sankaranarayanan, Christoph Studer, and Richard Baraniuk.
Talk Video
Paper Talk: Calibration-Free Rolling Shutter Removal.
    Matthias Grundmann, Vivek Kwatra, Daniel Castro, and Irfan Essa.
Talk Video

Saturday Afternoon Session 1 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM) — Session Chair: Aseem Agarwala

Session Video
Invited Speaker: Jason Salovon, University of Chicago, On Recent Work and the Malleable Visual       Talk Video
Paper Talk: Alignment and Mosaicing of Non-Overlapping Images.         
    Yair Poleg and Shmuel Peleg.
Talk Video
Paper Talk: Contrast Preserving Decolorization.         
    Cewu Lu, Li Xu, and Jiaya Jia.
Talk Video

Saturday Afternoon Session 2 (3:15 PM - 4:15 PM) — Session Chair: Hendrik Lensch

Session Video
Paper Talk: Diffuse Structured Light.        
    Shree Nayar and Mohit Gupta.
 Talk Video
Paper Talk: Fast Reactive Control for Illumination through Rain and Snow.       
    Raoul de Charette, Robert Tamburo, Peter Barnum, Anthony Rowe, Takeo Kanade, and Srinivasa Narasimhan.
 Talk Video
Paper Talk: Depth Coded Shape from Focus.        
    Martin Lenz, Matthias Rüther, and Horst Bischof.
 Talk Video

Sunday Morning Session 1 (10:45 AM - 12:15 PM) — Session Chair: Sabine Süsstrunk

Session Video
Short Talk: High Resolution and Real-Time Polarization Imaging Sensors.
        Viktor Gruev, Samuel Powell, Meenal Kulkarni, Shenqkui Gao, Timothy York, and Raphael Njuguna.
 Talk Video
Short Talk: Fast Removal of Non-uniform Camera Shake and Blind Removal of Optical Aberrations.
    Christian J. Schuler, Michael Hirsch, Stefan Harmeling, and Bernhard Schölkopf.
Invited Speaker: Roger Hanlon, Marine Biological Laboratory, Rapid Adaptive Camouflage in Cephalopods.  

Sunday Afternoon Session 1 (1:15 PM - 2:30 PM) — Session Chair: Fredo Durand

Session Video
Paper Talk: Variable Focus Video: Reconstructing Depth and Video for Dynamic Scenes.
        Nitesh Shroff, Ashok Veeraraghavan, Rama Chellappa, Yuichi Taguchi, Oncel Tuzel, and Amit Agrawal.
 Talk Video
Paper Talk: Depth-Aware Motion Deblurring.
        Li Xu and Jiaya Jia.
 Talk Video
Paper Talk: Super-resolution from Internet-scale Scene Matching.
        Libin Sun and James Hays.
 Talk Video

Sunday Afternoon Session 2 (3:00 PM - 4:30 PM) — Session Chair: Sing Bing Kang

Session Video
Paper Talk: Shadow Removal for Aerial Imagery by Information Theoretic Intrinsic Image Analysis.
        Vivek Kwatra, Mei Han, and Shengyang Dai.
 Talk Video
Paper Talk: Exposing Image Splicing with Inconsistent Local Noise Variances.
        Xunyu Pan, Xing Zhang, and Siwei Lyu.
 Talk Video
Invited Speaker: Steve Seitz, University of Washington and Google Inc., A Trillion Photos.  Talk Video


Poster/Demo Session (Sunday 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM)

Clément Fredembach et al., EPFL. Automatic and accurate shadow detection using near-infrared information  
Juliet Fiss et al., University of Washington. Candid Portrait Selection From Video  
Gordon Wan et al., Stanford. Applications of Multi-Bucket Sensors to Computational Photography  
Christian Fuchs, Ulm. A Hyperspectral Lightstage  
Derya Akkaynak and Roger T. Hanlon. MIT. Habitat-specific color chart construction for accurate capture of colors underwater using commercial off-the-shelf digital cameras  
Dingding Liu et al., University of Washington. Estimating Image Segmentation Difficulty  
Edward Kim, Lehigh University. A Hierarchical Image Clustering Cosegmentation Framework  
Hendrik Lensch, Tuebingen. Real-time Image Enhancement Using Edge-Optimized à-trous Wavelets  
Jinwei Ye et al. University of Delaware. Angular Domain Reconstruction of Dynamic 3D Fluid Surfaces Website
Meir Hatzvi et al., Technion. Apertures for maximal depth resolution  
Qi Shan et al. University of Washington. Refractive Height Fields from Single and Multiple Images  
Ira Kemelmacher et al., University of Washington. Collection Flow  
Todor Georgiev, Qualcomm. Plenoptic Focusing, Super-Resolution, and Super-Demosaicing  
Yichang Shih et al., MIT. Laser Speckle Photography for Surface Tampering Detection Website
Ying Xiong et al., Harvard. Pixels to Physics: Probabilistic Color De-rendering  
Yuandong Tian, CMU. Image Rectification and Depth Estimation from Turbulence in Long-Range Imaging Website
Zhan Yu et al. University of Delaware. An Analysis on Color Demosaicing in Plenoptic Cameras Website
Alexander Oberdörster et al., Fraunhofer IOF, University of Tübingen. Refocusing with thin micro-optical cameras  
Behzad Sajadi and Aditi Majumder, University of California, Irvine. Switchable Primaries Using Shiftable Layers of Color Filter Arrays  
Chinmay Hegde et al., Rice. Learning Manifolds in the Wild  
Daniel Vaquero and Matthew Turk, University of California, Santa Barbara. Composition Context Photography  
David Kittle et al., Duke. Multiscale, Wide Field, Gigapixel Camera  
Belen Masia et al., Universidad de Zaragoza. Perceptually-optimized Coded Apertures for Defocus Deblurring  
Adrian Jarabo et al., Universidad de Zaragoza and MIT. Relativistic Effects in Femto-Photography Movies  
Esteban Vera et al. University of Arizona. Image Deblurring using Nonstationary Priors  
Florent Couzinie, ENS / INRIA. Dictionary Learning for Deblurring and Digital Zoom  
Afshari et al., EPFL. A Real-time Multi-camera System with Omnidirectional Image Reconstruction Capability  
Hyeonugho Bae et al., University of California, Irvine. Fast Motion Deblurring Website
Jean-Yves Guillemaut et al., University of Surrey. Joint Multi-Layer Segmentation and Reconstruction for 3D Video Production  
Jinwei Gu, RIT. Discriminative Illumination: Per-Pixel Classification of Raw Materials based on Optimal Projections of Spectral BRDF  
Jon Barron. Berkeley. Shape, Albedo, and Illumination from a Single Image of an Unknown Object  
Kathrin Berkner and Sapna A. Shroff, Ricoh. Optimization of plenoptic imaging systems including diffraction effects  
Martial Hébert, CMU. Scene understanding from images and 3D data  
Oliver Whyte, ENS / INRIA. Deblurring Shaken and Partially Saturated Images Website
Orazio Gallo et al., NVIDIA. Metering for Exposure Stacks  
Kalpana Seshadrinathan et al., Intel labs. Noise and Dynamic Range Optimal Computational Imaging  
Jérôme Dias et al. CEA-LETI, MINATEC, Grenoble, France. Depth Estimation from a Single Image by Multi-Scale Depth of Field Analysis  
Prasanna Rangarajan et al., Southern Methodist University. A critical review of the Slanted Edge method for MTF measurement of color cameras and suggested enhancements  
Scott McCloskey et al. Honeywell. Temporally Coded Flash Illumination for Motion Deblurring  
Shi-Min Hu, Tsinghua. Global Contrast based Salient Region Detection  
Shuhei Matsui et al., Panasonic Corporation and Kyushu University. Half-Sweep Imaging for Depth from Defocus  
Steven L. Tanimoto, University of Washington. New Tools for Teaching Computational Photography and Image Processing To Undergraduates  Website
Suhas Divakar, R.V.C.E., Bangalore. 3 channel coaxial vision based landing helicopter on a size and orientation invariant helipad using an OCR system and semi-supervised learning  
Toshiki Sonoda et al., Kyushu University. Programmable Aperture Camera Using LCoS Paper
Xunyu Pan and Siwei Lyu, University at Albany, SUNY. Region Duplication Detection Using Image Feature Matching  
Yuichi Takeda et al., Osaka University. Coded Aperture Stereo with Defocus Depth Cue  
Hyun-jun Lee et al., Postech and Adobe. Upright Photo Orientation