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ELEC ENG 7060 - Image Sensors & Processing

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: 2820
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 4 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assumed Knowledge: Familiarity with computer programming (including MATLAB), linear systems & signal processing
Incompatible: ELEC ENG 4061
Assessment: Examination and assignments

This course is an introduction to image processing and image analysis techniques and concepts. Areas examined include imaging sensors and their principles; Image representation and storage, coding and compression techniques, lossy versus lossless; Techniques for noise reduction images; Image enhancement including contrast manipulation, histogram equalization, edge highlighting; Filtering and transform techniques for image processing including two dimensional Fourier transforms, wavelets and convolution; Spatial transformations and image registration. Segmentation and thresholding techniques; Applications of morphology to image processing including erosion, dilation and hit-or-miss operations for binary and grey scale images; Image feature estimation such as edges, lines, corners, texture and simple shape measures. Object classification, template matching techniques and basic image based tracking will also be examined

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
2820 Mon 11/08/2008 Sun 31/08/2008 Fri 19/09/2008 Fri 31/10/2008

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22020 LE01 30 9 31 Jul - 18 Sep Thursday 3pm - 6pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Electronic Eng Study Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Thursday 3pm - 6pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Electronic Eng Study Room