Volume 32, Number 2  April 2010



Newsletter Editor:

Alexandra Branzan Albu

email: aalbu@ece.uvic.ca

Home page:  www.ece.uvic.ca/~aalbu/


Associate Editor for Book Reviews:

Arjan Kuijper

email:  arjan.kuijper@igd.fraunhofer.de

Home page:  www.igd.fraunhofer.de/~akuijper/


Layout Editor:

Linda J. O’Gorman

email:  logorman@alumni.duke.edu

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Calls for Papers

In this issue…


Getting to Know...Larry O’Gorman, IAPR Fellow

Larry O’Gorman discusses telepresence and how research at Bell Labs addresses potential barriers to widespread acceptance.


Pattern Recognition in the Media:  Data Mining

Linda O’Gorman, IAPR Secretariat and IAPR Newsletter Layout Editor, continues this series with a glance at some examples of data mining that caught her attention in the popular media.


From the ExCo

IAPR Secretary Denis Laurendeau shares news from the IAPR Executive Committee.



A list of book reviews previously published in the IAPR Newsletter.


Antonio Fernández Caballero reviews

Augmented Vision Perception in Infrared:  Algorithms and

Applied Systems

edited by Riad Ibrahim Hammoud


 Register early for ICPR 2010

Deadline for early registration is May 14, 2010.   


Of Interest...

Lots of free books available for review and a call for chapters for a proposed book.


Conference Planner

Chart of some upcoming IAPR and non-IAPR conferences of interest to the IAPR community.

IAPR Newsletter

Articles, announcements, book reviews,

conference and workshop reports


Contact the editor: 

Alexandra Branzan Albu, aalbu@ece.uvic.ca


Deadline:  June 21, 2010

Call for Submissions

MVA 2011

12th IAPR Conference on Machine Vision Applications
Nara City, Japan
Deadline: December 15, 2010
June 6–8, 2011

IWCF 2010

4th International Workshop on

Computational Forensics

Tokyo, Japan

Deadline: June 25, 2010

November 11-12, 2010

SCIA 2011

17th Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis

Ystad Saltsjöbad, Sweden

Deadline:  December 15, 2010

May 23-27, 2011

CIARP 2010

15th Iberoamerican Congress on Pattern Recognition
Săo Paulo, Brazil
Deadline: June 7, 2010
November 8–11, 2010


11th International Conference on

Document Analysis and Recognition

Beijing, China

Deadline: March 1, 2011

September 18-21, 2011

Right Arrow: Next

GbR 2011

TC-15 Workshop on

Graph-based Representations in Pattern Recognition
Münster, Germany
Deadline: January 10, 2011
May 18–20, 2011