THE STATISTICS OF DIRECTIONS, SHAPES AND IMAGES


TIMETABLE


MONDAY 3rd JULY


10:00-11:00

REGISTRATION
   
  SESSION I

11:00-11:10

Welcome - Professor Mike Smith

11:15-11:35

A Glimpse of Kanti Mardia's Life and Works
           Nitis Mukhopadhyay
11:35-12:15 The Analysis of Range Data on the Human Face
           Alf Linney* and Cliff Ruff
   
12:30-1:30 LUNCH
   
  SESSION II
2:00-2:40 Bayesian reconstruction in synthetic magnetic resonance imaging
           Ranjan Maitra and Julian Besag*
2:40-3:00 Statistical Smoothing and Significance in Scale Space
           P. Chaudhuri*, J. S. Marron and F. Godtliebsen
3:00-3:20 Landmark Matching Via Large Deformation Diffeomorphisms
           Sarang Joshi* and Michael Miller
3:20-4:00 TEA
4:00-4:20 A Family of Spherical Regression Models
           Tom Downs* and Kanti Mardia
4:20-4:40 Change-point Problems for Directional Data
           Ashis Sengupta
4:40-5:00 Modelling Skew-distributed Circular Data
           Toby Lewis* and Arthur Pewsey*

In multiple author papers, * indicates the presenter(s).

TUESDAY 4th JULY

  SESSION III
9:00-9:40 A Family of EM-type Algorithms for Missing Morphometric Data
           Fred Bookstein* and Kanti Mardia
9:40-10:00 Travels in shape to consensus estimates
           Colin Goodall
10:00-10:20 Statistical Methods for 3d Shape Change with Applications to Detection of Glaucomatous Change in Images of the Optic Nerve Head
           Vic Patrangenaru*, Hilary W. Thompson and Gordana Derado
10:30-11:00 COFFEE
11:00-11:20 Problems in Describing and Comparing Variation in Tooth Shape
           D.L. Robinson*, P.G. Blackwell, E.C. Stillman and A.H. Brook
11:20-11:40 Automatic Repeated-loess Decomposition of Sums of Oscillatory Curves: Application to Human Orientation Sensitivity
           David H. Foster
11:40-12:00 Longitudinal Assessment of Cleft-related Facial Impairment using 3-D Measurements
           Z. Mao*, M. T. Bock, A. F. Ayoub, P. Siebert and A. W. Bowman
   
12:30-1:30 LUNCH
   
  SESSION IV
2:00-3:00 Interpreting Impulsive Images
           Amit Banerjee, Rama Chellappa and Azriel Rosenfeld*
3:00-3:30 TEA
3:30-3:50 View-Based Statistical Models of Appearance
           Tim Cootes
3:50-4:10 Image Processing Based on Partitioned Iterative Function System
           S. K. Mitra, C. A. Murthy* and M. K. Kundu
4:10-4:30 Motion Estimation Using Satellite Data
           S. Zimeras*, T. Corpetti, P. Perez and E. Memin
4:30-4:50 Recognizing a Given Shape in an Image
           Shrikant N. Joshi

 

7:00-

Conference Dinner - Queen's Hotel

WEDNESDAY 5th JULY

  SESSION V
9:00-9:40 How To Simulate Perfectly
           Wilfrid Kendall
9:40-10:00 Modified Score Tests in Directional Statistics
           Peter Jupp
10:00-10:20 Permutation Scores Tests For Homogeneity Of Angular Gaussian Distributions
           C. Radhakrishna Rao and Pranab K. Sen*
10:30-11:00 COFFEE
11:00-11:20 On the Role of Redescending M-estimates in Computer Vision
           David E. Tyler
11:20-11:40 Robust Analysis of Multivariate Visual Data
           Dorin Comaniciu and Peter Meer*
11:40-12:00 Extreme shape analysis: using peaks-over-threshold methods for distinguishing between healthy and diseased muscle data
           Ian Dryden* and Andras Zempleni
   

12:30-1:30

LUNCH
   
  SESSION VI
2:00-2:40 Face Verification Using Client Specific Fisher Faces
           Josef Kittler*, Yong Ping Li and Jiri Matas
2:40-3:00 Future challenges in Directions, Shapes and Images
           John Kent
3:00-3:30 General Discussion

 
3:30- TEA