Teaching

Statistical Geometry Processing

Instructors: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Michael Wand
Shortname: 08.079.22061
Course No.: 08.079.22061
Course Type: Vorlesung/Übung

Requirements / organisational issues

Prerequisites:

  1. Programming (there will be practical assignments)
  2. Mathematics (there will be quite some math)
  3. Basic knowledge in Computer Graphics and Statistical Learning
  4. (for example from Modelling lecture(s), Computer Vision, CG & ML lectures)

Digital teaching

Important: More infos via

https://luna.informatik.uni-mainz.de/stat-geo-22-23/

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Contents

The lecture discusses processing (measured) 3D geometry, in particular with methods from statistical learning & modeling.

Topics might inlcude:

  1. Recap graphics & statistical learning (short, if requested)
  2. Supplementary statistical models/concepts
  3. [list]
  4. "Graphical Models" (in a statistical sense)
  5. Markov Random Fields

  • Geometric concepts (application oriented)

    1. Differential geometry
    2. Parametrization
    3. Fourier analysis on Manifolds

  • Representation and processing of 3D geometry

    1. 3D scanners
    2. Reconstruction from images

  • Reconstruction and correspondence problems

    1. Shape spaces (variational, probabilistic, intrinsic)
    2. Shape matching
    3. Symmetry detection
    4. Generative statistical models

  • 3D pattern recognition
  • [/list]

    Dates

    Date (Day of the week) Time Location
    10/27/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    11/03/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    11/10/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    11/17/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    11/24/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    12/01/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    12/08/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    12/15/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    12/22/2022 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    01/12/2023 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    01/19/2023 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    01/26/2023 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    02/02/2023 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik
    02/09/2023 (Thursday) 14:00 - 16:00 04 432
    2413 - Neubau Physik/Mathematik