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2019
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2017
2016

2020

07/03/2020 Congratulations to Abeer Almowallad on her accepted paper on Label Distribution Learning (LDL) to IWBF 2020

24/01/2020 Congratulations to Dr Tanaya Guha on her accepted paper on ranking images based on visual appeal to ICASSP 2020

2019

16/09/2019 Congratulations to Dr Tanaya Guha and Olly Styles on their accepted papers to the 2020 Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision

15/08/2019 Our video analytics technology is featured in the City Security Magazine as one of the Editor's Choices

01/08/2019 Olly Styles starts a 3-month secondment at NTU, Singapore, where he will work on forecasting pedestrian trajectories

06/06/2019 Congratulations to Dr Roberto Leyva on his accepted paper to the IEEE Transactions on Image Processing

05/05/2019 The 7th IAPR International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics (IWBF 2019) was held in Cancun, Mexico, 2-3 May 2019

01/05/2019 Jiashu Liao starts a 6-month secondment at NTU, Singapore, where he will work on people identification

01/05/2019 Our tutorial on video anomaly detection has been accepted to the 16th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Video and Signal-based Surveillance

01/10/2019 Dr Roberto Leyva joins the SIP Lab as an associate post-doctoral researcher. He will work on binary descriptors for video analytics

12/04/2019 Our paper "Using Twitter Data to Monitor Natural Disaster Social Dynamics: A Recurrent Neural Network Approach with Word Embeddings and Kernel Density Estimation" is now available online

11/04/2019 Congratulations to Olly Styles on his paper accepted on forecasting pedestrian trajectories to 2019 IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium

01/03/2019 We welcome our new PhD student, Amir Shirian

07/02/2019 We welcome Diego Santamaria and Domenick Morales from Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico City. They will work on machine learning solutions for IoT

01/02/2019 Congratulations to Abdullah Algamdi on his paper accepted on action recognition using CapsNets to ICASSP 2019

24/01/2020 Congratulations to Dr Tanaya Guha on her accepted paper on ranking images based on visual appeal to ICASSP 2020

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2018

27/12/2018 Congratulations to Debaleena Roy on her paper accepted to the 2019 Data Compression Conference

14/11/2018 Dr Karina Perez-Daniel joins the SIP Lab as an associate post-doctoral researcher

18/10/2018 Congratulations to Dr Tzu-His Song (Mike) on his accepted paper to the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics

01/10/2018 We welcome our new PhD students, Jiashu Liao and Abeer Almowallad

15/09/2018 Olly Styles starts a 3-month secondment at the Michigan State University, where he will work on pedestrian behavior prediction for autonomous vehicles

01/07/2018 Our Guest Editorial: Selected papers from the 5th International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics 2017, Coventry, UK, is now available online

01/07/2018 Our paper "Mosaic-Based Color-Transform Optimization for the Lossy and Lossy-to-Lossless compression of Pathology Whole-Slide Images" has been accepted to the IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging

01/07/2018 Congratulations to Lee Prangnell on successfully completing his PhD and submitting his final thesis "Visually Lossless Coding for the HEVC Standard: Efficient Perceptual Quantisation Contributions for HEVC"

04/05/2018 Congratulations to Roberto Leyva and Haoyi Wang on their accepted papers to ICIP 2018.

23/04/2018 We welcome Mario Perez Alejo from Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico City, the lab. He will work on block-chain technologies for voting systems.

08/04/2018 Our paper "Graph-based Rate Control in Pathology Imaging with Lossless Region of Interest Coding" has been accepted to the IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging.

04/04/2018 Our paper "Social Sentiment Sensor in Twitter for Predicting Cyber-Attacks Using L1 Regularization" has been accepted to Sensors.

03/04/2018 We welcome Dejan Štepec and Damjan Murn from X-Lab, who are visiting our lab as part of the IDENTITY project.

01/04/2018 Congratulations to Roberto Leyva on successfully completing his Ph.D. and submitting his final thesis "Online Video Analysis for Abnormal Event Detection and Action Recognition."

01/03/2018 Haoyi Wang starts a 6-month secondment at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, where he will work on age-invariant face recognition.
26/02/2018
Congratulations to Ning Jia on his accepted paper "On View-invariant Gait Recognition: A Feature Selection Solution" to IET Biometrics.

26/02/2018 Olly Styles starts a 5-month secondment at the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of Sydney, where he will work on pedestrian behavior prediction for autonomous vehicles.

23/02/2018 We welcome Stan Bolan and Dr. Cecilia Aas, from Five AI, UK to the SIP Lab. Stan and Cecilia will speak about the autonomous solution to urban transport being developed by Five AI, which is trained on and safe in complex European cities.

07/02/2018 Our paper "Dual Link Image Coding for Earth Observation Satellites" has been accepted to the IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing.

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2017

24/12/2017 Congratulations to Roberto Leyva and Lee Prangnell on their accepted papers to the 2018 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (2018 ICASSP).

24/12/2017 Congratulations to Debaleena Roy on her paper "Graph-Based Transforms based on Prediction Inaccuracy Modeling for Pathology Image Coding," which has been accepted for oral presentation at the 2018 Data Compression Conference (2018 DCC).

15/10/2017 Our paper "The Current Role of Image Compression Standards in Medical Imaging" is now available online here.

04/10/2017 Congratulations to Ning Jia on his paper "Learning Optimised Representation for View-invariant Gait Recognition," which was presented at the 2017 International Joint Conference on Biometrics.

01/09/2017 Haoyi Wang starts a 6-month secondment at the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of Sydney, where he will work on age-invariant face recognition.

09/08/2017 University of Sydney, Australia, CENATAV, Cuba and Monash University Malaysia are now officially part of our consortium IDENTITY.

01/08/2017 Roberto Leyva starts a 2-month secondment at the Institute of Computing, University of Campinas, Brazil, where he will work on compact binary descriptors.

01/07/2017 We welcome Olly Styles, who will be doing a summer internship on analysis of video for action recognition

08/05/2017 Congratulations to Karina Perez and Lee Prangnell on their accepted papers to ICIP 2017.

05/04/2017 Congratulations to Roberto Leyva on his accepted paper to IEEE Transactions on Image Processing on video anomaly detection.

04/04/2017 - The 2017 International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics (IWBF 2017) takes place on April 2017 in Coventry, UK.

24/03/2017 - Congratulations to Tzu-His Song (Mike) on his accepted paper to IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.

13/03/2017 - We welcome Fairoza Amira Binti Hamzah, who is visiting us from Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan, as visiting PhD student.

07/03/2017 - Our paper on path-based segmentation of overlapping cervical cells using active contours with local edge information will be presented at ICASSP 2017.

20/01/2017 - Congratulations to Alaa Khadidos on his accepted paper to IEEE Transactions on Image Processing.

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2016

18/12/2016 - The International Workshop on Information Processing for Security in Smart Cities takes place on December in Mexico City, jointly organized by the University of Warwick and the Instituto Politecnico Nacional as part of EPSRC project MIUSS - Machine Intelligence in Urban Security Systems.

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