Face 2 Face With Signals

General description

Stop!! If you are ready to take part in the 3rd 'Blair Witch Project', you're on the right place.
And now being more serious, did you plan to do something new this summer? Are you interested in a mixure of fun, improving technical knowledges and partying hard?
Then you're not in the right place.
We have more.
Being face 2 face with signals, a few application that will give you the ability of evaluating the potential of some feature extraction methods, signal conditioning (having as application face detection) and face-based person authentification will be presented to you.
So, don't wait too much ... we're anxious to be face 2 face with you.
Take care to be prepared.... we have lots of electricity in air during the parties!

Academic information

Content and topics:
1. Why signal processing? Motivation, Applications. Why biometric signal processing? Digital vs. analog signal processing. Future trends. 2. Digital signal processing concepts. 3. Introduction to biometric applications. 4. Voice coders for communication 5. Method for textile defects classification 6. Face detection 7. Face authentification 8. Face recognition
Learning goals and objectives:
Getting in touch with signal processing principles Presenting in a “nice” manner a few biometric signal processing applications Presenting principles that can work in your mobile phone Making the difference between face classification and face authentification problem Ideas exchange
Examination type:
Evaluation will be quiz-based.

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
We will basicly look for aliens with big smile on their faces and yes, indeed some motivation and knowledge on the topics.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

The students will be hosted in the student dormitories of the "Gh. Asachi" Technical University of Iasi. There will be two people in the room.
Nothing... bring food from home. And being serious: Breakfast will be prepared by the organisers. Warm meals will be served for lunch and dinner at a restaurant.
Mainly transportation will be assured by the organisers.