Workshop was scheduled on 24th - 25th February, 2015 at Bhaskaracharya Hall, EC Dept., L.D.College of Engineering, under IEEE SIGNAL PROCCSSING SOCIETY CHAPTER. Around 66 enthusiastic student participants were enrolled for the workshop from various colleges of Gujarat. Workshop consisted four technical sessions on introduction to the world of image processing. Each session followed by hands on practical session for the topics covered in theory session.
The workshop was inaugurated by Prof. Usha Neelakantan(Head, EC Dept, LDCE), Dr. G. P .Vadodariya(Principal, LDCE), Dr. Mehul Raval (Associate Prof., AU). Words of inspiration were given by the guest, in which Dr. Mehul Raval gave a good start to workshop by giving some information on Image Processing
First two sessions of day-1 were conducted by Prof. Pratikgiri Goswami, LDCE. The session gave a good brief to applications of image processing and machine vision, followed by image formation, sensing and acquisition, digitization, basic terminologies and point processing techniques were discussed in detail. Both the sessions included lab sessions.
On second day, the first session was conducted by Prof. Pratikgiri Goswami, LDCE. In enhancement to previous sessions, the session was started with the Image Filtering followed by lab session and applications such as Food quality evaluation and image in panting were discussed in brief with demos. Last session was conducted by Prof. Arun Nandurbarkar, LDCE, and he covered introduction to edge information and discussed edge detection, then hands on session was conducted.
Valedictory ceremony was held and feedback from participants was taken and analyzed. Certificates were distributed to all the participants and volunteers. We concluded from participants' feedback that the workshop was really worthy for their knowledge.