Take the 2-minute tour ×
Mathematics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've been doing research for a presentation on computer vision, and right now I'm specifically researching shape detection. Since this is a math course and not a programming course, I'm only concerned with the math behind it. In my research so far I've found an impressive variety of algorithms, but they all seem to be very advanced. I'm looking for something a little more basic, and my Google skills don't seem to be up to the task. Since the presentation is supposed to be around 15 slides, and many other computer vision topics are going to be discussed in addition to shape detection, I need to find something fairly short and concise. I understand this is a challenge since the topic is pretty complex, but I'm sure there's something that I can cram in there.

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 1 down vote accepted

There's this freely available computer vision book: here

share|improve this answer
    
Wow... that's... a lot of information. It's an incredible resource if I want to learn everything about computer vision, but it's far more than I need for 15 PowerPoint slides. For the time being it does seem to be the best resource to pull from, though, since all of the information is sure to match up being written by a single author. –  Dave Feb 4 '13 at 3:05
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.