Contact

Adresa: Vasile Parvan 2
Tel: +40-256-403361
Fax: +40-256-403362

Harta departamentului
Cosmin Ancuti
Cosmin Ancuti
Senior Researcher/Lecturer




I am lecturer at UPT and research fellow at University Catholique of Louvain, Belgium. Prior to joining UPT, I was a senior researcher at University of Hasselt, Belgium. My main research interests are image processing and computer vision.

Contact information
 
Address:Room B312, 2 Vasile Parvan, 300223 Timisoara, Romania
 
Tel: (0040) 256-40-3363
Fax: (0040) 256-40-403295
 
Email: cosmin.ancuti@upt.ro
Selected Publications

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti, Christophe Devleeschouwer, Rafel Garcia "Locally Adaptive Color Correction for Underwater Dehazing and Image Matching", IEEE CVPR - NTIRE 2017

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti, Christophe Devleeschouwer, Rafel Garcia "A Semi-Global Color Correction for Underwater Image Restoration", Siggraph poster 2017

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti, Christophe Devleeschouwer, Laszlo Neumann, Rafael Garcia "Color transfer for underwater dehazing and depth estimation", IEEE Int. Conference on Image Processing (IEEE ICIP) 2017

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti, Christophe De Vleeschouwer, Rafael Garcia, Al C. Bovik. "Multi-scale Underwater Descattering", International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), oral, Cancun, Mexico,2016 project page

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti, Christophe De Vleeschouwer, Al C. Bovik. "Night Time Dehazing by Fusion", IEEE Int. Conference on Image Processing (IEEE ICIP), Phoenix, US, 2016 project page

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti and Christophe De Vleeschouwer, D-HAZY: A Dataset to Evaluate Quantitatively Dehazing Algorithms, IEEE Int. Conference on Image Processing (IEEE ICIP) , Phoenix, US, 2016 project page

  • Codruta O. Ancuti and C. Ancuti, "Laplacian-Guided Image Decolorization" , IEEE Int. Conference on Image Processing (IEEE ICIP), Phoenix, US, 2016

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti, Christophe De Vleeschouwer and Al C. Bovik, "Single-Scale Fusion: An Effective Approach to Merging Images”. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing .

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti, Christophe De Vleeschouwer and Philippe Bekaert, "Underwater Dehazing by Fusion" , IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (under review).

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti and Christophe De Vleeschouwer, "Decolorization by Fusion", IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (under review).

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti " Effective Contrast-Based Dehazing for Robust Image Matching". IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, april, 2014

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti . "Single image dehazing by multi-scale fusion ". IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 22(8):3271-82, Aug, 2013

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti, and P. Bekaert, "Enhancing Underwater Images and Videos by Fusion", In Proc. IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (IEEE CVPR), 2012 project page

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Enhancing by Saliency-guided Decolorization", In Proc. IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (IEEE CVPR), Colorado Springs, USA, June, 2011. project page

  • Cosmin Ancuti , Codruta O. Ancuti, and P. Bekaert. "Fusion-based Restoration of the Underwater Images ". IEEE Int. Conference on Image Processing (IEEE ICIP), Belgium, 2011

  • Mark Gerrits, Bert de Decker, Cosmin Ancuti, Tom Haber, Codruta O. Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Stroke-based Creation of Depth Maps". IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, (IEEE ICME), Barcelona, Spain, July, 2011. project page

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert. "Decolorizing Images for Robust Matching". IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Proc. (IEEE ICIP), Hong Kong, 2010. (oral).

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert. " Effective Single Image Dehazing by Fusion". IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Proc. (IEEE ICIP), Hong Kong ,Sep., 2010.

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti, Chris Hermans and P. Bekaert. "Image and Video Decolorization by Fusion". In Asian Conf. on Comp. Vision (ACCV), (oral presentation, 4\% rate of acceptance),New Zealand , 2010. project page

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti, Chris Hermans and P. Bekaert. " A Fast Semi-Inverse Approach to Detect and Remove the Haze from a Single Image". In Proceedings of 10th Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV), New Zealand 2010. project page

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti and P. Bekaert. "Video Super-Resolution Using High Quality Photographs". IEEE ICASSP, Dallas, USA, 2010. (oral).

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert. "CC-SIFT: Exploiting Chromatic Contrast for Wide-Baseline Matching". In IEEE ICASSP, Dallas, USA, 2010.

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta Orniana Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Deblurring by Matching". In Computer Graphics Forum (EUROGRAPHICS) ,Vol. 28, Nr. 2, pp. 619-628, 2009.

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta Orniana Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "An Efficient Two Steps Algorithm for Wide Baseline Image Matching". Journal of Visual Computer, 2009.

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Tom Haber, Tom Mertens and P. Bekaert, "Video enhancement using reference photographs". Journal of Visual Computer, 24 : 7-9, 2009


ACM SIGGRAPH Sketches (oral presentation) and Posters

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, " Enhancing Underwater Images by Fusion". ACM SIGGRAPH , (poster), Vancouver, Canada, August, 2011

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, " Layer-based Single Image Dehazing by Per-Pixel Haze Detection ". ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA, (sketch oral presentation), Korea, 2010.

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert "Fusion-based Image And Video Decolorization", ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA, (sketch-oral presentation), Seoul, Korea, 2010.

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, C. Ancuti and P. Bekaert "An Effective Grayscale Conversion with Applications to Image Enhancement",ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA,(sketch-oral present.) Japan, 2009.

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Image Deblurring by Corresponding Regions". ACM SIGGRAPH 2008, (poster) Los Angeles, USA, August 11-15, 2008

  • Cosmin Ancuti, T. Haber, T. Mertens and P. Bekaert, "Video enhancement using reference photographs". ACM SIGGRAPH 2007 (sketch-oral presentation), San Diego, 2007.


Other publications

  • P. Goorts, Cosmin Ancuti, M. Dumont, S. Rogmans, P. Bekaert: "Real-time Video-based View Interpolation of Soccer Events using Depth-selective Plane Sweeping", VISAPP , 2013

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti and P. Bekaert. "Single Image Restoration of Outdoor Scenes". In Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, 2011.

  • Cosmin Ancuti , Codruta O.Ancuti and P. Bekaert. "A Patch-Based Approach to Restore Videos Using Additional Stills ". In Proceedings of IEEE ELMAR , Zadar, Croatia, 2010

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert. " Guiding visual attention in grayscale images for auditory substitution systems ". In Proc. of IEEE ELMAR , Croatia, 2010

  • Cosmin Ancuti, C. O. Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "A Framework to Improve Matching Results of Widely Separated Views",Int. Conf. on Comp. Vision Theory and App., France, 2010.

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, " Robust Grayscale Conversion for Vision-Substitution Systems". Int. Conf. on Comp. Vision Theory and Applic., France, 2010.

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "ColEnViSon: Color Enhanced Visual Sonifier. A Polyphonic Audio Texture and Salient Scene Analysis.". Int. Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applic., Lisbon, Portugal, Feb. 5- 8, 2009

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Preserving visual saliency in image to sound substitution systems". In SPIE HVEI 2009, San Jose, USA, January 19-21 , 2009.

  • Cosmin Ancuti, Codruta O. Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Robust matching of images across large viewpoint changes". In Visualization, Imaging and Image Processing, Spain , 2008

  • Cosmin Ancuti, P. Bekaert, "SIFT-CCH: Increasing the SIFT distinctness by Color Cooccurrence Histograms" In IEEE Symp. on Img. and Signal Proc. and Analysis, Turkey, 2007

  • Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "A scale invariant detector based on local energy model for matching images". Journal of WSCG, 2007.

  • Codruta O. Ancuti, Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "Active Systems Decisions Enhancement Using User Model in Pervasive Computing Enviroments" In IEEE ICPS, 2007.

  • Cosmin Ancuti and P. Bekaert, "More effective image matching with Scale Invariant Feature Transform". In Proc. of Spring Conf. on Comp. Graphics, Budmerice, Slovakia, Apr. 2007.