PAVIS focuses on activities related to the analysis and understanding of images and patterns in general. The research in PAVIS is devoted to study and to build intelligent systems for real applications, especially related, but not limited, to surveillance & security, biomedical imaging, and bioinformatics.
The scientific research areas under investigation at PAVIS are:
- Computer vision
- Statistical pattern recognition & machine learning
- Image processing
These areas are thoroughly probed under a theoretical perspective, and applied for solving real cases, especially involving other disciplinary subjects like psychology, biology, and physics.