Date: May 9, 2013 9:27 AM
Author: tavares@fe.up.pt
Subject: IV ECCOMAS Thematic Conference VipIMAGE 2013: LAST CALL

Dear Colleague,

Attending several requests, the organizing committee has extended the submission of abstracts for the International Conference VipIMAGE 2013 - IV ECCOMAS THEMATIC CONFERENCE ON COMPUTATIONAL VISION AND MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING (www.fe.up.pt/~vipimage) to be held October 14-16, 2013, in Melia Madeira Mare Hotel, Madeira Island, Funchal, Portugal, to May 20th.

Possible Topics (not limited to)

? Signal and Image Processing
? Computational Vision
? Medical Imaging
? Physics of Medical Imaging
? Tracking and Analysis of Movement
? Simulation and Modeling
? Image Acquisition
? Industrial Applications
? Shape Reconstruction
? Objects Segmentation, Matching, Simulation
? Data Interpolation, Registration, Acquisition and Compression
? 3D Vision
? Virtual Reality
? Visual Inspection
? Software Development for Image Processing and Analysis
? Computer Aided Diagnosis, Surgery, Therapy, and Treatment
? Computational Bioimaging and Visualization
? Telemedicine Systems and their Applications

Invited Lecturers

? Daniel Rueckert - Imperial College London, UK
? Dimitris N. Metaxas - Rutgers University, USA
? Durval C. Costa - Champalimaud Foundation, Portugal
? James S Duncan - Yale School of Medicine, USA
? Milan Sonka - The University of Iowa, USA
? Richard Bowden - University of Surrey, UK

Thematic Sessions

Proposals to organize Thematic Session under the auspicious of VipIMAGE 2013 are welcome.
The proposals should be submitted by email to the conference co-chairs (tavares@fe.up.pt, rnatal@fe.up.pt).

Confirmed Thematic Sessions

? Imaging of Biological Flows: trends and challenges
? Trabecular Bone Characterization: New trends and challenges
? Computational Vision and Image Processing applied to Dental Medicine

Publications

? Proceedings: The proceedings book will be published by the Taylor & Francis Group (www.balkema.nl/instructions.asp) and indexed by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index, IET Inspect and Elsevier Scopus.
? Springer Book: A book with 20 invited works from the ones presented in the conference will be published by Springer under the book series ?Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics? (www.springer.com/series/8910).
? Journal Publication: A dedicated special issue of the Taylor & Francis International Journal ?Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering: Imaging & Visualization? (www.tandfonline.com/tciv) will be published with extended versions of the best works presented in the conference.

Important dates

? Deadline for (2-4 pages) Abstracts: May 20, 2013 (LAST POSTPONED)
? Authors Notification: June 10, 2013
? Deadline to upload Lectures and Papers: July 1, 2013


We are looking forward to see you in Funchal next October.

Kind regards,

João Manuel R. S. Tavares
Renato Natal Jorge
(conference co-chairs)

PS. For further details, please, have a look in the conference website at: www.fe.up.pt/~vipimage, or in the conference Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/pages/Vipimage/237980719665456, or join the LinkedIn conference group at: http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=4752820&trk=hb_side_g