affiliations

Associate Professor (bio)
Department of Computer Science
Center for Visualization and Virtual Environments
Unmanned Systems Research Consortium
University of Kentucky

recent news

  • 14 Jul 2016 : paper accepted to BMVC (York, UK)
  • 08 Jul 2016 : Mohammad "Tarik" Islam successfully defended his PhD dissertation.
  • 01 Jul 2016 : promoted to Associate Professor (with tenure)
  • 30 Jun 2016 : Attended CVPR. PhD student Menghua "Ted" Zhai gave a spotlight talk. I gave an invited talk in a workshop.
  • 10 Jun 2016 : journal article accepted to Image and Vision Computing
  • 06 May 2016 : two papers accepted to ICIP (Phoenix, Arizona)
  • 12 Apr 2016 : congratulations to Ryan Baltenberger for defending his Masters project
  • 01 Mar 2016 : paper accepted to CVPR as a spotlight presentation
  • 16 Feb 2016 : NSF CAREER Award
  • 15 Feb 2016 : Google Faculty Research Award
  • 10 Feb 2016 : talk at Indiana University (Bloomington, IN)
  • 21 Jan 2016 : talk at Uber ATC (Pittsburgh, PA)
Check the archives for old news.

selected publications

See my publications page for a complete listing.
  1. PDF Zhai M., Workman S., Jacobs N. 2016. Detecting Vanishing Points using Global Image Context in a Non-Manhattan World. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). website code bibtex
  2. Workman S., Souvenir R., Jacobs N. 2015. Wide-Area Image Geolocalization with Aerial Reference Imagery. In: IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV). 1–9. website code bibtex
  3. Murdock C., Jacobs N., Pless R. 2015. Building Dynamic Cloud Maps from the Ground Up. In: IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV). 1–9. bibtex
  4. PDF Islam MT., Greenwell C., Souvenir R., Jacobs N. 2015. Large-Scale Geo-Facial Image Analysis. EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing (JIVP) 2015:1–14. website bibtex
  5. Workman S., Souvenir R., Jacobs N. 2015. Scene Shape Estimation from Multiple Partly Cloudy Days. Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU):116–129. website bibtex
  6. Workman S., Mihail RP., Jacobs N. 2014. A Pot of Gold: Rainbows as a Calibration Cue. In: European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV). 820–835. website bibtex
  7. PDF Jacobs N., Islam MT., Workman S. 2013. Cloud Motion as a Calibration Cue. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1344–1351. website bibtex
  8. PDF Abrams A., Tucek J., Jacobs N., Pless R. 2012. LOST: Longterm Observation of Scenes (with Tracks). In: IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV). 297–304. bibtex
  9. PDF Dixon M., Abrams A., Jacobs N., Pless R. 2011. On Analyzing Video with Very Small Interesting Motions. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1–8. website bibtex
  10. PDF Jacobs N., Bies B., Pless R. 2010. Using Cloud Shadows to Infer Scene Structure and Camera Calibration. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1102–1109. website bibtex
  11. PDF Jacobs N., Burgin W., Fridrich N., Abrams A., Miskell K., Braswell BH., Richardson AD., Pless R. 2009. The Global Network of Outdoor Webcams: Properties and Applications. In: ACM International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM/SIGSPATIAL GIS). 111–120. bibtex
  12. PDF Jacobs N., Satkin S., Roman N., Speyer R., Pless R. 2007. Geolocating Static Cameras. In: IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV). 1–6. website bibtex
  13. PDF Jacobs N., Roman N., Pless R. 2007. Consistent Temporal Variations in Many Outdoor Scenes. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1–6. website bibtex
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