Dynamic Beauty!8 November 2010Congratulations to Drs. Penton-Voak (Psychology), Burn (Anatomy and Mechanical Engineering) and Clark (Brunel University) on their Leverhulme grant, 'Dynamic beauty: Studying social impressions with realistic stimuli'.
Why the leopard got its spots4 November 2010Why do leopards have rosette shaped markings but tigers have stripes? Rudyard Kipling suggested that it was because the leopard moved to an environment “full of trees and bushes and stripy, speckly, patchy-blatchy shadows” but is there any truth in this just-so story?
KTP post in Advanced Machine Vision22 October 2010An opportunity has arisen on a joint project, under the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) programme, between Aralia Systems and the University of the West of England.
A new force in Computer Vision22 October 2010From October 2010, The Signal Processing Group (Elec Eng) and the Computer Vision Group (Comp Sci) are merging.
UWE MVL lead EU Workshop15 October 2010The UWE Machine Vision Laboratory (MVL) has recently taken part in two successful international conferences that look set to widen collaborations with international partners in Europe and India.
New Fellow of the IAPR8 October 2010Congratulations go to Professor Majid Mirmehdi who was elected a Fellow of the International Association of Pattern Recognition in August 2010.
International White Shark Database8 October 2010Building on the success of Bristol’s Penguin Passports project (included in the 2009 Christmas Lectures) Bristol is now to lead a collaboration to build an international White Shark ID database.