The Acquisitive Mind

Thursday, 3 August
10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Room 210
Session Chair: Mark VandeWettering, Pixar Animation Studios

Video Mosaicing for Curved Documents by Structure-From-Motion
A novel video mosaicing method based on structure-from-motion. The method can generate distortion-free images of curved documents from a video captured by a single camera.

Tomokazu Sato
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
tomoka-s (at)

Akihiko Iketani
NEC Corporation
Sei Ikeda
Nara Institute of Science and Technology

Masayuki Kanbara
Nara Institute of Science and Technology

Noboru Nakajima
NEC Corporation

Naokazu Yokoya
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Efficient Large-Scale Acquisition of Building Interiors
A system for rapid acquisition of building interiors. In 40 hours, a single acquisition device captured six floors and 20 rooms of a large building.

Gleb Bahmutov
Voicu Popescu
Mihai Mudure
Purdue University
bahmutov (at)
A Scanner for Computing Box Dimensions in Real Time
A new method for computing dimensions of boxes from single-perspective projection images in real time. A scanner prototype was built and used to compute the dimensions of real boxes.

Leandro A. F. Fernandes
Manuel M. Oliveira
Instituto de Informática, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
laffernandes (at)
Smooth Video Hopping for Surveillance Cameras
This new visualization application using surveillance cameras enables viewers to switch the cameras without misunderstanding how the camera viewpoint is changed by displaying pseudo-3D transition video between cameras.

Takahiro Tsuda
Itaru Kitahara
Yoshinari Kameda
Yuichi Ohta
University of Tsukuba
tsuda (at)