UW CSE 455 Computer Vision: Fall 2018

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Instructor: Ricardo Martin Brualla

Contact: rmartin [at] cs.washington.edu

Lecture times: Tuesday / Thursday 830-950

Location: JHN 075

Office hours: Thursdays 5-6pm CSE 216

Staff mailing list: cse455-staff@cs.washington.edu (use it for all questions about homework assignments or projects)

Teaching Assistants:

  • Bindita Chaudhuri (bindita [at] uw.edu)
    office hours: Tuesday 1-2pm CSE220
  • Svetoslav Kolev (swetko [at] uw.edu)
    office hours: Thursday 2-3pm CSE220
  • Volodymyr (Vlad) Loyko (vloyko [at] uw.edu)
    office hours: Monday 1-2pm CSE220


Grade: The grade will be 80% homework assigments and 20% a final project to be done in groups of 2 or 3.

Project: The projects will be due on Monday December 11th at midnight and there will be no penalty-free days for it.

Canvas: Here is the link. We will use for submitting assignments, discussion boards and posting lecture slides.

Homework assignments:

In parenthesis, the fraction of the HW grade for each assignment.

Note: homework assignments will be due at 11:59pm of their due date. Four penalty-free late days are allowed throughout the quarter on homework assignments. A 10% penalty will be applied for every late day after.


Lecture slides are available on Canvas.

Date Lecture Other
September 27 Introduction
October 2 Human Vision, Color Spaces and Transforms HW0 assigned
October 4 Image coordinates, resizing
October 9 Filters, convolutions HW0 due, HW1 assigned
October 11 Edges and features
October 16 Harris, matching, RANSAC HW1 due, HW2 assigned
October 18 HOG, SIFT
October 23 Optical Flow
October 25 3D, Depth Perception, and Stereo
October 30 Machine Learning HW2 due, HW3 assigned
November 1 More Machine Learning for Computer Vision
November 6 Neural Networks
November 8 Convolutional Neural Networks
November 13 Network Architectures HW3 due, HW4 assigned
November 15 Semantic Segmentation
November 20 Guest Lecture: TBD
November 22 Thanksgiving, no class.
November 27 Object Detection HW4 due, HW5 assigned
November 29 Detection and Instance Segmentation
December 4 Vision and Language HW5 due
December 6 Generative Adversarial Networks