CALL FOR PAPERS 2012 IEEE* Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation - SSIAI 2012 - La Fonda on the Plaza April 22-24, 2012 Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA Overview The Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation (SSIAI) is a biennial conference dedicated to all aspects of computational analysis and interpretation of images and video. SSIAI brings together researchers and practitioners in academia, industry, and government to share and discuss the latest advances in this field. SSIAI 2012 will be held at the spectacular La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. The symposium seeks original contributions reporting novel research directions, results, and applications. Plenary and Keynote Speakers Ed Delp, Purdue University Vince Calhoun, The Mind Research Institute & University of New Mexico Alan Bovik, The University of Texas Other speakers TBA Important Dates and Links December 19, 2011: Papers due February 27, 2012: Acceptance notification March 12, 2012: Camera-ready papers due Topics of Interest (not limited to): Mathematical models and methods Statistical and learning methods Features and invariants Segmentation and grouping Object detection and tracking Activity detection and classification Image and video indexing and retrieval Biomedical image analysis Neuro-signal processing Biometrics and bioinformatics Biologically inspired computer vision Human activity analysis Multiscale and multispectral analysis Remote sensing Compressive sensing and processing Stereoscopic and 3-D analysis Multisensor analysis and processing Color analysis and processing Shape representation and recognition Scene modeling and interpretation Computational photography Analysis for augmented/virtual reality Human computer interaction Automated inspection Real-time analysis Optimization methods Performance evaluation Computer vision for robotics Image and Video Quality Assessment Computer Architectures for Image and Video Processing Organizing Committee General Chair: Mary Comer, Purdue University Technical Co-Chair: Chuck Creusere, New Mexico State University Technical Co-Chair: Damon Chandler, Oklahoma State University Finance Chair: Jeff Rodriguez, University of Arizona Local Arrangements Chair: Marios Pattichis, University of New Mexico Publicity/Publications Chair: Brian Nutter, Texas Tech University Paper Submission Submit a paper (4 pages max. including figures and references) in double-column IEEE conference format. Submission will be electronic using the PDF format. Accepted full papers will be of the same format with a four-page limit. Each accepted paper will be published in the conference proceedings, provided at least one author registers in advance at the non-student rate. No person may appear as an author or coauthor on more than three proposed papers. *IEEE sponsorship pending