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UCSD Computer Vision

Assistive Technology for the Visually Impaired

Serge Belongie, Kai Wang, Carolina Galleguillos, Stephan Steinbach, Michele Merler, Tom Duerig, John Miller


Synopsis

The contemporary urban environment is brimming with rich visual cues that provide valuable directional and informational content to sighted individuals. The goal of the GroZi project is to make significant advances toward making these visual cues universally accessible in a variety of real-world domains.

More info on: http://grozi.calit2.net


Related Publications

2014
Nguyen P., Wang K., Belongie S., "Video Text Detection and Recognition: Dataset and Benchmark", Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), Steamboat Springs, CO, March, 2014. [BibTex][pdf]
2011
Yoshida T., Kitani K., Belongie S., Schlei K., Koike H., "EdgeSonic: Image Feature Sonification for the Visually Impaired", International Conference on the Augmented Human , Tokyo, 2011. [BibTex][pdf]
Wang K., Babenko B., Belongie S., "End-to-End Scene Text Recognition", IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Barcelona, Spain, 2011. [BibTex][pdf]
2010
Yoshida T., Kitani K., Belongie S., Schlei K., "EdgeSonic: Sonification of Image Features for the Visually Impaired", Workshop on Interactive Systems and Software, Japan, 2010. [BibTex][pdf]
Winlock T., Christiansen E., Belongie S., "Toward real-time grocery detection for the visually impaired", Computer Vision Applications for the Visually Impaired (CVAVI), San Francisco, CA, June, 2010. [BibTex][pdf]
Wang K., Belongie S., "Word Spotting in the Wild", European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), Heraklion, Crete, Sept., 2010. [www] [BibTex][pdf]
2009
Faymonville P., Wang K., Miller J., Belongie S., "CAPTCHA-based Image Labeling on the Soylent Grid", Human Computation Workshop (HCOMP), Paris, France, 2009. [www] [BibTex][pdf, (extended) pdf]
2007
Merler M., Galleguillos C., Belongie S., "Recognizing Groceries in situ Using in vitro Training Data", SLAM, Minneapolis, MN, 2007. [BibTex][pdf]