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Doc. RNDr. Barbara Zitová, Ph.D.

head of the department
Research interests
All aspects of digital image processing and pattern recognition; particularly object recognition by invariants, degraded image recognition, geometric invariants, theory of moments, remote sensing and medical imaging applications, cultural heritage applications.
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Barbara Zitová received her PhD degree in software systems from the Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, in 2000. She is a head of Department of Image Processing at the Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague. She teaches courses on Digital Image Processing and Wavelets in Image Processing. She has authored/coauthored more than 70 research publications in these areas, including the monographs Moments and Moment Invariants in Pattern Recognition (Wiley, 2009) and 2D and 3D Image Analysis by Moments (Wiley, 2016). In 2010 she was awarded by the SCOPUS 1000 Award for receiving more than 1000 citations of a single paper. Barbara Zitová has many editorial and organizational activities. Among others, she has been an Associate Editor of the journal Pattern Recognition. 

Ph.D graduates: RNDr. Miroslav Beneš, PhD, 2014

                             Mgr. Jan Blažek, PhD, 2018

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