San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
1 - 5 August 2021
Conference OP507
Applications of Digital Image Processing XLIV
Conference Committee
Important Dates
Abstract Due:
3 February 2021

Author Notification:
5 April 2021

Manuscript Due Date:
7 July 2021

Additional Conference Information
Call for
Submissions to the conference should have abstract text lengths 1,000 words or less.

The field of digital image processing has experienced continuous and significant expansion in recent years. The usefulness of this technology is apparent in many different disciplines covering entertainment through remote sensing. The advances and wide availability of image processing hardware along with advanced algorithms have further enhanced the usefulness of image processing. The Application of Digital Image Processing conference welcomes contributions of new results and novel techniques from this important technology.

Papers are solicited in the broad areas of digital image processing applications, including:

Application areas
  • image processing in medical applications
  • image processing in remote sensing
  • image processing in space
  • image processing in automotive applications
  • image processing in entertainment
  • image processing in digital cinema
  • image processing in gaming
  • image processing in video surveillance
  • image processing in drones
  • image processing in multimedia applications
  • image processing in telepresence
  • image processing in visual search
  • image processing in real time applications
  • blockchain and distributed ledge technologies in imaging.
New imaging modalities and their processing
  • high dynamic range
  • wide color gamut
  • high frame rate
  • ultra-high definition (4K, 8K, and beyond)
  • holographic content
  • light field content
  • point cloud content
  • plenoptic content
  • multidimensional content
  • multimodal content.
Immersive imaging
  • imaging in virtual reality
  • imaging in augmented reality
  • imaging in mixed reality
  • omnidirectional imaging
  • 360-degree imaging.
Image and video processing and analysis
  • image and video enhancement
  • image and video restoration
  • image registration techniques
  • robot and machine vision
  • pattern recognition
  • feature extraction and tracking
  • computational imaging
  • image and video annotation
  • image and video indexing
  • image and video management
  • search and retrieval.
New standards in image and video applications
  • JPEG
  • MPEG
  • VCEG
  • AOM
  • other standards.
Security in imaging
  • ownership protection
  • integrity verification
  • conditional access
  • privacy protection
  • biometrics
  • forensics
  • deepfakes.
Imaging requirements and features
  • low latency
  • low power
  • low complexity
  • real-time
  • scalability
  • error resiliency
  • random access
  • new requirements and features.
Imaging systems
  • new image processing architectures
  • implementation considerations
  • complexity considerations
  • power consumption considerations
  • optimization considerations
  • performance metrics.
  • image compression
  • video compression
  • perceptual compression
  • lossless compression
  • transcoding
  • new methods for image compression
  • new methods for video compression.
Human visual system and perceptual imaging
  • image quality assessment and metrics
  • video quality assessment and metrics
  • perceptually motivated image processing
  • Quality of Service (QoS) issues in imaging
  • Quality of Experience (QoE) issues in imaging.
Artificial intelligence in imaging
  • machine learning applied to imaging
  • deep learning applied to imaging
  • assessment of Quality of Data (QoD) in imaging
  • imaging using Generative Adversarial Network (GAN)
  • reinforcement learning applied to imaging
  • image compression based on artificial intelligence
  • video compression based on artificial intelligence
  • new machine learning approaches in imaging.
Novel and emerging methods in imaging
  • new and emerging applications in imaging
  • new and emerging approaches in imaging.
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