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Physics and Astronomy

Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

4:00 PM, Thursday, Feb 26, 2015
Room 155, Chem-Phys Building

Dr. Ingrid Daubechies
Duke University


The Master's Hand: Can image analysis detect the hand of the master?

The talk will describe wavelets, a mathematical tool used for the analysis and compression of images (including for digital cinema). Then it will go on to discuss how they have been used recently for the study of paintings by e.g., Van Gogh, Goossen van der Weyden, Gauguin, and Giotto.

Refreshments will be served in CP 179 at 3:15 PM