VisionScienceList: Workshop on Matched Filtering in Human Vision

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Dear Colleague,
The Organizing Committee of the First International Workshop is
very happy to invite scientists who are interested in human visual
system matched filtering investigations to participate in this meeting
to be held in St-Petersburg, Russia, 30 November - 4 December 1998.
We look forward to be in touch with you.

Yuri Shelepin, Olga Krasilnikova

The First International Workshop
MATCHED FILTERING IN THE HUMAN VISUAL SYSTEM
30 November - 4 December 1998, St-Petersburg, Russia
Organized by St-Petersburg I.P. Pavlov Institute of Physiology
of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Researches (RFBR),
USA Air Force,
The British Physiological Society

FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT

The International workshop 'Matched Filtering in the Human Visual
System' is aimed to discuss the most important problems of matched
filtering in the human visual system.

TOPICS to be covered include, but are not limited to:
-Models and Theories of Matched Filtering;
-Multichannel Model and Matched Filters;
-Psychophysics of Matched Filtering;
-Neural Nets and Matched Filters;
-External Noise, Internal Noise and Visual Perception;
-Natural Scene Perception;
-Selective Attention and Matched Filters;
-Memory in the Visual System and Matched Filtering Models;
-Matched Filtering and Clinical Applications;
-Matched Filtering and Computer-Human Interaction.

LANGUAGE: English is the official language of the workshop.

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE:
Authors should submit 1-page abstracts in English of no more than
300 words by e-mail (in ASCII format). Submissions should include
a title, author's names, affiliations, address, telephone and fax
numbers and e-mail addresses.
THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS is 30 of September 1998

EXHIBITS:
If you have a product (working model, demo program, electronic
devices, commercial products, etc.), that you would like to
demonstrate, please contact the workshop secretariat by e-mail
(see below) as soon as possible.

SCIENTIFIC EXCURSIONS:
There will be possible excursions to some research and educational
institutions of St.Petersburg.

NATIONAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:
Chair Yu.E.Shelepin, I.P.Pavlov Institute of Physiology of the
Russian Academy of Sciences, St-Petersburg.
Members:
N.N.Krasilnikov, Prof., State University of Aerospace
Instrumentation, St-Petersburg,
I.A.Shevelev, Member of Russian Academy of Sciences,
M.M.Miroshnikov, Corresponding Member of Russian Academy
of Sciences,
V.K.Pavlenko, Prof., St.Petersburg State University,
V.M.Bondarko, Dr, I.P. Pavlov Institute of Physiology of the
Russian Academy of Sciences, St- Petersburg,
V.N.Chihman, Dr, I.P.Pavlov Institute of Physiology of the
Russian Academy of Sciences, St-Petersburg,
M.V.Danilova, Dr, I.P.Pavlov Institute of Physiology of the
Russian Academy of Sciences, St-Petersburg,
O.I.Krasilnikova, Dr, State University of Aerospace
Instrumentation, St-Petersburg,
V.A. Prohorenko, Foreign department of Russian Academy of
Sciences,
D.K. Donskoj , Foreign Department of Russian Academy of
Sciences

REGISTRATION:
Registration fee is arranged as following: - $ 180
The fee includes the Reception, a copy of the workshop materials,
buses from hotel to Conference hall and coffee break refreshments.

ACCOMODATION:
Participants will be provided with reduced accommodation in
comfortable hotel, situated in historical cultural City centre.

INFORMATION CONTACT:
O.I. Krasilnikova
E-mail: oik@knn.infran.ru

Tel.: + 7 812 218 4571
Fax : + 7 812 218 0501

Fri, 19 Jun 98 23:38 +0300 MSK

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