ESP Biography

MICHAEL WHITTAKER, Cornell junior studying computer science.

Major: Not available.

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: Not available.

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Past Classes

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Living on the Edge: Detecting Edges in Images in Splash Spring 2015
Edge detection forms the basis of many approaches to object recognition. We will introduce the fundamental concepts of edge detection, go through a simple approach, and discuss its strengths and weaknesses. We will also provide a brief overview of state-of-the-art edge detection techniques and provide a demonstration of their effectiveness. No prior programming experience necessary!