Volume 27 Number 1

January 2005


In this issue…


Pattern Recognition in Origami

“The link between origami and mathematics became widely known in 2003 when a MacArthur Award was given to Erik Demaine, a young mathematician now at MIT.”


Letter from the President

Walter Kropatsch proposes two initiatives “to improve access to the current state of knowledge and to recognize high quality work more systematically.”


Books, Books, Books

Salil Prabhakar gives an in depth review of a new Springer publication, The Guide to Biometrics by Ruud M. Bolle, et al.  “Along with a discussion of the underlying concepts, the authors have shared numerous practical insights and suggestions…”


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Conference & Workshop Reports:

MCS 2004 5th International Workshop on Multiple Classifier Systems


DAS 2004 6th International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems


AMDO 2004 3rd International Workshop on Articulated Motion and Deformable Objects


IWFHR-9 9th International Workshop on Frontiers of Handwriting Recognition


Letter to the Editor

Dick Duda responds to the “BooksBooksBooks” feature article, IAPR Newsletter, Volume 26 Number 3, July 2004.

Newsletter Editor:

Lawrence O’Gorman


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Calls for Papers

SCIA 2005

14th Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis

Joensuu, Finland

Deadline: 28 February  2005

19-22 June 2005


First International Conference on

Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence

Kolkata, India

Deadline: 15 February 2005

18-22 December 2005

ICIAP 2005

13th International Conference on

Image Analysis and Processing

Cagliari, Italy

Deadline: 15 February 2005

6-8 September 2005


10th International Workshop on

Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition
La Baule, France
Deadline: ?, 2005
23-26 October  2006

DAS 06

Document Analysis Systems

Nelson, New Zealand

Deadline: ?, 2005

13-15 February 2006

ICDAR 2005

8th International Conference on

Document Analysis and Recognition
Seoul, Korea
deadline: February 28, 2005
August 29 - September 1, 2005

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