Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis

( 15th Dec-19th Dec, 2017)

Venue: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: Dec. 10th, 2017

Eligibility: Faculty/PhD/Research Scholars of engineering/technical institutions and persons from Govt. departments/labs and industry.

Experts from Academia/Industry: Dr. Amioy Kumar (Accenture, Bangalore), Dr. Sanjeev Kumar (IITR)

Objective of the Course

  • Train the participants with the theoretical concepts of the pattern recognition techniques with main emphasize to biometric applications.
  • Understanding of various state-of-art techniques in image/signal analysis.
  • Training on the development of pattern recognition and image analysis algorithms.
  • Knowledge and hands-on training of various software for pattern recognition and image analysis.
  • Introduce real-life applications of the pattern recognition and image analysis.
  • Training of the faculty and researcher with recent developments in pattern recognition in industries.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Learning of basic knowledge in the area of pattern recognition and image analysis.
  • Understanding of using pattern recognition techniques for digital, medical and satellite imaging.
  • Demonstrations of popular software by the expert from the industry.
  • Participants will be able to develop their own software.
  • Hands-on experience in working with different software in image analysis.
  • Participants will be able to develop laboratories in their respective institutions in the course areas.
  • Interaction with industry persons with possible collaborations.

  • Course Program

  • The program is split into lectures and lab sessions.
  • Hands-on experience on basic & advanced- level topics.
  • Interaction & learning with experts from academia & industry.
  • Certificates to the participants by E&ICT Academy IITR.

  • Course Content:
  • Introduction to various feature extraction techniques in image and video.
  • Introduction to various dimensionality reduction techniques with recent state of art techniques.
  • Introduction to linear and nonlinear classifiers with their mathematical backgrounds.
  • Introduction to decision trees, neural networks and support vector machines.
  • An insight on deep learning algorithms.
  • Few benchmark problems of pattern recognition in image analysis.
  • Demonstrations of software like Weka, LIBSVM, SVM light and PRTools.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    Dec. 10th, 2017
    40 seats on first-come-first-serve basis
    5 days, 30 hours
    Food and Accommodation
    Free of cost inside the IITR campus. No travel allowance will be provided.
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members/Research scholars: Rs. 1,500/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 2,500/-
    Payment Details
    Demand draft drawn in favour of "Dean SRIC IIT Roorkee" payable at Roorkee
    How to Apply
    You can apply online by click here to fill-up the application form OR you can download offline form and email scanned copy to
    Contact Details
    Dr. Sanjeev Kumar (Local co-ordinator, Associate Prof. Mathematics Dept, IITR)
    Dr. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR),
    Tel: +91-7078627392, +91-1332-286457

    A hard copy of the application form along with Demand Draft must reach to the following address: Mr. Prateek Sharma, EICT Academy, ECE Department, IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand 247667.

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