Robert Sablatnig

Robert Sablatnig, was born in 1965. He received the B.Sc. degree in Computer Science in 1988, the M.Sc. degree (Dipl.-Ing.) in Computer Science (Computer Graphics, Pattern Recognition & Image Processing) in 1992, the PhD degree in Computer Science in 1997 and the “venia docendi” (habilitation) in Applied Computer Science in 2003, all from TU Wien. From 1992 to 2003 he was an assistant professor (Univ.Ass.), and from 2003 to 2010 an associate professor (ao Univ.Prof.) of Computer Vision at the Pattern Recognition and Image Processing Group. From 2005 to 2017 he was the head of the Institute for Computer Aided Automation. Since 2010 he is heading the Computer Vision Lab, which is part of the newly founded Institute of Visual Computing & Human-Centered Technology, engaged in research, project leading, and teaching. His research interests are 3D Computer Vision including Range Finder, Stereovision, Shape from X, Registration and Calibration; Machine and Deep Learning, Document Analysis, Multispectral Imaging and Analysis, Computer and Robot Vision, Industrial Inspection, Video Data Analysis (Motion und Tracking), and Applications in Industry and Cultural Heritage Preservation. He edited 10 proceedings and is author or co­author of more than 290 referred scientific publications published in journals, at several international conferences and workshops. He is founding chair of IAPR-Technical Committee 19 concerned with Computer Vision for Cultural Heritage Applications, Treasurer of the Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition (AAPR/ÖAGM), the Austrian branch of the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) where he is in the Governing Board; he is also Treasurer of the Time Machine Organisation, a member of the IAPR, ACM and the IEEE and legally sworn and certified expert witness for computers.

Participation in Public Deliverables

D1.5 EU Commission Policy Brief: Fostering Media-Literate Cultural Memory


D1.6 EU Commission Policy Brief: ECCCH – No Cultural Heritage Cloud Without Audiovisual Media


D8.2 Project Design and Identity Handbook [revised edition]


Participation in Events

Kick-off Meeting


Wednesday, 27.02.2019, 09:15 to Friday, 01.03.2019, 20:00

Advanced Digitization


Wednesday, 20.03.2019, 09:30 to Friday, 22.03.2019, 16:00

Consortium Meeting


Tuesday, 23.02.2021, 15:00 to Wednesday, 24.02.2021, 19:00

Migrating Images and Image Migration: How Popular Culture Shapes the Visual History of the Holocaust


Monday, 12.09.2022, 18:00 to Wednesday, 14.09.2022, 20:00

Holocaust Remembrance Day – Digitales Kuratieren


Friday, 27.01.2023, 09:00 to Friday, 27.01.2023, 12:30

Participation in Videos

Runder Tisch

Friday, 27.01.2023

Work Package Leader, member of the Management Board, TUW-CVL team leader (automated image analysis), main contact and representative of TU Wien
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