This course explains what computer vision is, as well as its mission of making computers see and interpret the world as humans do. Learners are equipped to identify some key application areas of computer vision and understand the digital imaging process. The course covers crucial elements that enable computer vision: digital signal processing, neuroscience and artificial intelligence. Topics include color, light and image formation; early, mid- and high-level vision; and mathematics essential for computer vision. Learners will be able to apply mathematical techniques to complete computer vision tasks.
This is the first course in the Computer Vision series that lays the groundwork necessary for designing sophisticated vision applications.
This online course is available on the Coursera platform.
Course Duration: Approximately 4 weeks (4-5 hours of effort per week)
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