This year the Summer School on Video Compression and Processing (SVCP) will take place on July 3-5, 2017 at Abdij Rolduc, Kerkrade, Netherlands.
Gayathri Venugopal took the opportunity at the ‘Wissenschaftscampus Berlin’ organized by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft for promoting PROVISION and Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions.
A Grand Challenge proposal which has been initiated by researchers of Provision was accepted for the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing 2017 to be held in Beijing, China from 17th - 20th September 2017. This Challenge intends to identify te
PROVISION was present in the last MPEG meeting in Geneva (Switzerland) in January 12th - 20th, 2017.
Ivan Zupancic (ESR1b) successfully defended his PhD thesis titled “Encoding Complexity Optimisations for High Efficiency Video Coding Standard” at PROVISION’s Associated Partner Queen Mary University of London.
Ivan Zupancic (ESR1b) attended the Picture Coding Symposium (PCS) 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany where he presented two of his papers titled “Two-Pass Rate Control for UHDTV Delivery with HEVC” and “Fast Motion Estimation Based on Neighbouring Cost Similarity
The 32nd Picture Coding Symposium (PCS) conference was held in Nuremberg, Germany from December 4 to 8, 2016. This conference is focused on the advances in visual data coding and is one of the oldest in the field. All UoB PROVISION fellows Mariana Afonso,
Fraunhofer HHI organised a public PROVISION Workshop in Berlin on February 9th, 2017 presenting reflections and emerging trends on video coding.
A further newsletter has been provided by Provision's Fellows. An introduction of new Fellows, reports on activities, interviews and a compilation of recent publications give an impression of the project work. Click on 'more' for a Newsletter download.
Gayathri Venugopal, (ESR1a) visited the University of Aachen as part of her PROVISION secondment for 2 months from 1st of September 2016. She worked under the supervision of Prof. Jens Ohm and Dr. Mathias Wien. The Fellow introduced her work to the video
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 608231
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