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08:45 AM
09:30 AM

Breakfast

09:30 AM
12:00 PM
Anuj Srivastava - Elastic Shape Analysis of Curves
  • Goals and motivation; Past approaches in shape analysis; shape-preserving group actions; Kendall's shape analysis; active shape models; registration problem; non-elastic framework.
  • Elastic Riemannian metric; SRVF; open curves and closed curves; shape geodesics.
  • Statistics of shapes: sample mean, shape PCA, shape models, clustering and classification; symmetric shapes.
12:00 PM
02:00 PM

Lunch Break

02:00 PM
04:00 PM
Anuj Srivastava, Eric Klassen - Fundamental Mathematical Formulations, Recent Progress and Open Problems
  • scalar FDA
  • characterization of orbits
  • existence of optimal matching for piecewise-linear curves
  • C1 functions
04:30 PM
05:30 PM

Discussion Session

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August 05, 2018 - August 09, 2018
September 10, 2018 - September 12, 2018

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Sebastian Kurtek Appointed MBI Associate Director
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