Wavelets and Applications Semester
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J. Bernoulli
Semester talks
Conference program
Abstract submission
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The Bernoulli Center of the EPFL is hosting a six-month research program entitled "Wavelets and Applications". The main themes of the program are
  • Wavelets and Approximation Theory
  • Wavelets in Medicine and Biology
  • Wavelets in Image Processing and Vision
The program consists of a series of research seminars during the semester, followed by a major international event (WavE 2006, July 10-14, 2006) with plenary speakers among the most prestigious scientists in the field.


Bernoulli Center
EPFL, Station 15
1015 Lausanne
Telephone: +41 (0)21 6939572
Martin Vetterli
Michael Unser
Dimitri Van De Ville
Interested people are invited to contact the organizers at wavelet@epfl.ch

Semester talks

During the summer semester March-June 2006, research seminars are organized at EPFL, every Thursday at 17h. The program can be consulted here.

WavE 2006

The semester's key event will take place from July 10-14, 2006 at the EPFL. Leading scientists have already accepted the invitation to give a plenary talk during this international event.

Call for Abstracts

Poster sessions will be organized during the event. Therefore, one-page abstract submissions are welcome. Additionally, a fellowship travel grant program is available to allow young researchers to attend the meeting. Please notice the early deadline for those wishing to apply for travel grants.

List of confirmed speakers

  • Akram Aldroubi, Vanderbilt University
  • Richard G. Baraniuk, Rice University
  • John J. Benedetto, University of Maryland
  • Emmanuel Candes, California Institute of Technology
  • Albert Cohen, Université Pierre et Marie Curie
  • Ronald A. DeVore, University of South Carolina
  • Vivek Goyal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Jelena Kovacevic, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Michael Elad, Technion
  • Stéphane Mallat, Ecole Polytechnique
  • Eero Simoncelli, New York University
  • Gabriela Steidl, Universität Mannheim

Important dates

  • Deadline for abstracts with application for fellowship travel grants: January 22, 2006
  • Deadline for regular abstracts: April 15, 2006
  • Notification of acceptance: April 30, 2006
  • Registration deadline: June 15, 2006 (beware: no on-site registration!)
July 13, 2006
The pictures are on line.
June 20, 2006
The conference program is online now! More than eighty poster presentations and series of talks by leading scientists.
June 1, 2006
The registration deadline (June 15) is rapidly approaching! Don't miss the opportunity to participate to this event. Take a look at the preliminary program.
March 23, 2006
The registration pages for WavE are open now!
February 27, 2006
The semester talks are scheduled now.
December 19, 2005
Due to popular demand, the deadline for submissions with application for fellowship travel grants is extended to January 22, 2006.
December 8, 2005
Online submissions for Abstracts and Fellow Travel Grants are welcome now!
October, 2005
First Call for Abstracts
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