Pedro Henríquez

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We introduce a morphological approach to curve evolution. The differential operators used in the standard PDE snake models can be approached using morphological operations on a binary level set. By combining the morphological operators associated to the PDE components we achieve a new snakes evolution algorithm. This new solution is based on numerical(More)
The paper describes a 3D head pose tracking system designed for immersive applications. The proposed system is based on a random forest's head detection and pose regression model. The main novel contributions include the application, in immersive technologies, of a head tracker using a range data sensor, the Kalman filter and the random forest, with(More)
We propose new mathematical models to study the variation of lens distortion models when modifying zoom setting in the case of zoom lenses. The new models are based on a polynomial approximation to account for the variation of the radial distortion parameters through the range of zoom lens settings and, on the minimization of a global error energy measuring(More)
Active contours, or snakes, are computer-generated curves that move within images to find out salient image structures like object boundaries. Energy based formulations using a level set approach have been successfully used to model the snake evolution. The Euler-Lagrange equation associated to such energies yields to partial differential equations (PDE)(More)
(2016) Wize Mirror-a smart, multisensory cardio-metabolic risk monitoring system. It is advisable to refer to the publisher's version if you intend to cite from the work. Keywords: Unobtrusive health monitoring 3D face detection Tracking and reconstruction 3D morphometric analysis Psychosomatic status recognition Multimodal data integration a b s t r a c t(More)
We propose a novel method for real-time camera motion tracking in planar view scenarios. This method relies on the geometry of a tripod, an initial estimation of camera pose for the first video frame and a primitive tracking procedure. This process uses lines and circles as primitives, which are extracted applying classification and regression tree. We have(More)
In this paper, we analyse patterns in face shape variation due to weight gain. We propose the use of persistent homology descriptors to get geometric and topological information about the configuration of anthropometric 3D face landmarks. In this way, evaluating face changes boils down to comparing the descriptors computed on 3D face scans taken at(More)