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UCF Trustee Chair Professor, Director

CRCV | Center for Research in Computer Vision
University of Central Florida
4328 Scorpius St.
HEC 245D
Orlando, FL 32816-2365

Phone: (407) 823-5077
Fax: (407) 823-0594
Email: shah@crcv.ucf.edu
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Faculty – Mubarak Shah

Dr. Mubarak Shah, Trustee Chair Professor of Computer Science, is the founding director of the Center for Research in Computer Vision at UCF. His research interests include: video surveillance, visual tracking, human activity recognition, visual analysis of crowded scenes, video registration, UAV video analysis, etc. Dr. Shah is a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, IEEE, AAAS, IAPR and SPIE. In 2006, he was awarded a Pegasus Professor award, the highest award at UCF. He is ACM distinguished speaker. He was an IEEE Distinguished Visitor speaker for 1997-2000 and received IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator Award in 1997. He received the Harris Corporation's Engineering Achievement Award in 1999, the TOKTEN awards from UNDP in 1995, 1997, and 2000; Teaching Incentive Program award in 1995 and 2003, Research Incentive Award in 2003 and 2009, Millionaires' Club awards in 2005 and 2006, University Distinguished Researcher award in 2007, honorable mention for the ICCV 2005 Where Am I? Challenge Problem, and was nominated for the best paper award in ACM Multimedia Conference in 2005. He is an editor of international book series on Video Computing; editor in chief of Machine Vision and Applications journal, and an associate editor of ACM Computing Surveys journal. He was an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on PAMI, and a guest editor of the special issue of International Journal of Computer Vision on Video Computing.
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2022

Ristea, Nicolae-Catalin; Madan, Neelu; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Nasrollahi, Kamal; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Moeslund, Thomas B.; Shah, Mubarak

Self-Supervised Predictive Convolutional Attentive Block for Anomaly Detection Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Zhu, Sijie; Shah, Mubarak; Chen, Chen

TransGeo: Transformer Is All You Need for Cross-view Image Geo-localization Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Cao, Jiale; Pang, Yenwai; Anwer, Rao Muhammad; Cholakkal, Hisham; Xie, Jin; Shah, Mubarak; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz

PSTR: End-to-End One-Step Person Search With Transformers Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Gupta, Akshita; Narayan, Sanath; Joseph, K J; Khan, Salman; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

OW-DETR: Open-world Detection Transformer Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Dave, Ishan Rajendrakumar; Chen, Chen; Shah, Mubarak

SPAct: Self-supervised Privacy Preservation for Action Recognition Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Acsintoae, Andra; Florescu, Andrei; Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Mare, Tudor; Sumedrea, Paul; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

UBnormal: New Benchmark for Supervised Open-Set Video Anomaly Detection Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Karim, Nazmul; Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Mian, Ajmal; Shah, Mubarak

UNICON: Combating Label Noise Through Uniform Selection and Contrastive Learning Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Dave, Ishan; Gupta, Rohit; Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Shah, Mubarak

TCLR: Temporal Contrastive Learning for Video Representation Journal Article

In: Computer Vision and Image Understanding, vol. 219, iss. 1077-3142, pp. 103406, 2022.

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Kini, Jyoti; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Khan, Salman; Shah, Mubarak

Self-Supervised Video Object Segmentation via Cutout Prediction and Tagging Technical Report

no. arXiv:2204.10846, 2022.

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Kini, Jyoti; Shah, Mubarak

Tag-Based Attention Guided Bottom-Up Approach for Video Instance Segmentation Technical Report

no. arXiv:2204.10765, 2022.

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Modi, Rajat; Rana, Aayush Jung; Kumar, Akash; Tirupattur, Praveen; Vyas, Shruti; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Video Action Detection: Analysing Limitations and Challenges Conference

IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2022.

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Pestana, Camilo; Akhtar, Naveed; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak; Mian, Ajmal

Transferable 3D Adversarial Textures using End-to-end Optimization Conference

IEEE/CVF Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2022.

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Aafaq, Nayyer; Mian, Ajmal; Naveed Akhtar, Wei Liu; Shah, Mubarak

Dense Video Captioning with Early Linguistic Information Fusion Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, pp. 1-1, 2022.

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Kardan, Navid; Hill, Mitchell; Shah, Mubarak

Self-Joint Supervised Learning Conference

International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), 2022.

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Fioresi, Joseph; Colvin, Dylan J.; Frota, Rafaela; Gupta, Rohit; Li, Mengjie; Seigneur, Hubert P.; Vyas, Shruti; Oliveira, Sofia; Shah, Mubarak; Davis, Kristopher O.

Automated Defect Detection and Localization in Photovoltaic Cells Using Semantic Segmentation of Electroluminescence Images Journal Article

In: IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 53-61, 2022.

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2021

Kerrigan, Alec; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Reformulating Zero-shot Action Recognition for Multi-label Actions Conference

Thirty-fifth Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, 2021.

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Lei, Huan; Akhtar, Naveed; Shah, Mubarak; Mian, Ajmal

Geometric Feature Learning for 3D Meshes Journal Article

In: arXiv, 2021.

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Duarte, Kevin; Chen, Brian; Shvetsova, Nina; Rouditchenko, Andrew; Thomas, Samuel; Liu, Alexander; Harwath, David; Glass, James; Kuehne, Hilde; Shah, Mubarak

Routing with Self-Attention for Multimodal Capsule Networks Unpublished

arXiv preprint arXiv:2112.00775, 2021.

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Rajasegaran, Jathushan; Khan, Salman; Hayat, Munawar; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Self-supervised Knowledge Distillation for Few-shot Learning Conference

British Machine Vision Conference, Nov 22-25, 2021.

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Rajasegaran, Jathushan; Khan, Salman; Hayat, Munawar; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Meta-learning the Learning Trends Shared Across Tasks Conference

British Machine Vision Conference, Nov 22-25, 2021.

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Akhtar, Naveed; Mian, Ajmal; Kardan, Navid; Shah, Mubarak

Advances in Adversarial Attacks and Defenses in Computer Vision: A Survey Journal Article

In: IEEE Access, vol. 9, pp. 155161-155196, 2021.

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Narayan, Sanath; Gupta, Akshita; Khan, Salman; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shao, Ling; Shah, Mubarak

Discriminative Region-based Multi-Label Zero-Shot Learning Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Zaeemzadeh, Alireza; Ghadar, Shabnam; Faieta, Baldo; Lin, Zhe; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak; Kalarot, Ratheesh

Face Image Retrieval with Attribute Manipulation Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Bhunia, Ankan Kumar; Khan, Salman; Cholakkal, Hisham; Anwer, Rao Muhammad; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Handwriting Transformers Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Regmi, Krishna; Shah, Mubarak

Video Geo-Localization Employing Geo-Temporal Feature Learning and GPS Trajectory Smoothing Conference

International Conference on Computer Vision, 2021.

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Shiraz, Sarah; Regmi, Krishna; Vyas, Shruti; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Novel View Video Prediction using Dual Representation Conference

IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 2021.

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Swetha, Sirnam; Kuehne, Hilde; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Unsupervised Discriminative Embedding for Sub-Action Learning in Complex Activities Conference

IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 2021.

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Ott, Aaron; Mazaheri, Amir; da Vitoria Lobo, Niels; Shah, Mubarak

Deep Photo Cropper and Enhancer Journal Article

In: CoRR, vol. abs/2008.00634, 2021.

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Gagne, Crystal; Kini, Jyoti; Smith, Daniel; Shah, Mubarak

Florida Wildlife Camera Trap Dataset Workshop

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CV4Animals: Computer Vision for Animal Behavior Tracking and Modeling Workshop., 2021.

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Kumar, Aakash; Kini, Jyoti; Shah, Mubarak; Mian, Ajmal

PC-DAN: Point Cloud based Deep Affinity Network for 3D Multi-Object Tracking Workshop

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2nd Workshop on Visual Perception for Navigation in Human Environments - The JackRabbot Social Grouping and Activity Dataset and Benchmark, 2021.

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Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

PLM: Partial Label Masking for Imbalanced Multi-label Classification Workshop

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Learning from Limited or Imperfect Data (L2ID) Workshop, 2021.

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Tirupattur, Praveen; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Modeling Multi-Label Action Dependencies for Temporal Action Localization Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (Oral), 2021.

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Zaeemzadeh, Alireza; Bisagno, Niccolò; Sambugaro, Zeno; Conci, Nicola; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak

Out-of-Distribution Detection Using Union of 1-Dimensional Subspaces Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Khan, Aisha Urooj; Kuehne, Hilde; Duarte, Kevin; Gan, Chuang; Lobo, Niels Da Vitoria; Shah, Mubarak

Found a Reason for me? Weakly-supervised Grounded Visual Question Answering using Capsules Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Georgescu, Mariana Iuliana; Bărbălău, Antonio; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

Anomaly Detection in Video via Self-Supervised and Multi-Task Learning Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Khan, Salman; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Exploring Complementary Strengths of Invariant and Equivariant Representations for Few-Shot Learning Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Ashraf, Muhammad Waseem; Sultani, Waqas; Shah, Mubarak

Dogfight: Detecting Drones from Drones Videos Conference

IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2021.

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Rizve, Mamshad Nayeem; Duarte, Kevin; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

In Defense of Pseudo-Labeling: An Uncertainty-Aware Pseudo-label Selection Framework for Semi-Supervised Learning Conference

Ninth International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), 2021.

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Sultani, Waqas; Shah, Mubarak

Human Action Recognition in Drone Videos using a Few Aerial Training Examples Journal Article

In: Computer Vision and Image Understanding, vol. vol. 206, no. 103186, 2021.

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Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

A Background-Agnostic Framework with Adversarial Training for Abnormal Event Detection in Video Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 2021.

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Khan, Salman; Naseer, Muzammal; Hayat, Munawar; Zamir, Syed Waqas; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Shah, Mubarak

Transformers in Vision: A Survey Technical Report

no. arXiv:2101.01169, 2021.

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Zheng, Ce; Wu, Wenhan; Yang, Taojiannan; Zhu, Sijie; Chen, Chen; Liu, Ruixu; Shen, Ju; Kehtarnavaz, Nasser; Shah, Mubarak

Deep Learning-Based Human Pose Estimation: A Survey Technical Report

no. arXiv:2012.13392, 2021.

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2020

Khan, Aisha Urooj; Mazaheri, Amir; da Vitoria Lobo, Niels; Shah, Mubarak

MMFT-BERT: Multimodal Fusion Transformer with BERT Encodings for Visual Question Answering Conference

Proceedings of the 2020 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing: Findings, EMNLP, 2020.

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Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Barbalau, Antonio; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

Anomaly Detection in Video via Self-Supervised and Multi-Task Learning Technical Report

no. arXiv:2011.07491, 2020.

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Georgescu, Mariana-Iuliana; Ionescu, Radu Tudor; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Popescu, Marius; Shah, Mubarak

A Scene-Agnostic Framework with Adversarial Training for Abnormal Event Detection in Video Technical Report

no. arXiv:2008.12328, 2020.

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Vyas, Shruti; Rawat, Yogesh Singh; Shah, Mubarak

Multi-view Action Recognition using Cross-view Video Prediction Conference

16th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2020.

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Sun, ShiJie; Akhtar, Naveed; Song, XiangYu; Song, HuanSheng; Mian, Ajmal; Shah, Mubarak

Simultaneous Detection and Tracking with Motion Modelling for Multiple Object Tracking Conference

16th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2020.

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Xie, Jin; Cholakkal, Hisham; Anwer, Rao Muhammad; Khan, Fahad Shahbaz; Pang, Yanwei; Shao, Ling; Shah, Mubarak

Count- and Similarity-aware R-CNN for Pedestrian Detection Conference

16th European Conference on Computer Vision, 2020.

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Zhang, Xiaoyu; Mian, Ajmal; Gupta, Rohit; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Shah, Mubarak

Cassandra: Detecting Trojaned Networks from Adversarial Perturbations Technical Report

no. arXiv:2007.14433, 2020.

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Edraki, Marzieh; Karim, Nazmul; Rahnavard, Nazanin; Mian, Ajmal; Shah, Mubarak

Odyssey: Creation, Analysis and Detection of Trojan Models Technical Report

no. arXiv:2007.08142, 2020.

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Fellowships
  • Fellow, ACM (Association for Computing Machinery), 2021.
  • Fellow, NAI (National Academy of Inventors), 2020.
  • Fellow, AAAS (American Association of Advancement of Science), 2010.
  • Fellow, SPIE (Society of Photographic Instrumentation Engineers), 2008.
  • Fellow, IAPR (International Association of Pattern Recognition), 2006.
  • Fellow, IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers), 2003.
Other Awards
  • ACM SIGMM award for Outstanding Technical Contributions to Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications, 2019.
  • Inducted to UCF Chapter of National Academy of Innovators, December 2017.
  • UCF Luminary Award, October 2017
  • University Excellence in Research Award, 2017.
  • Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Doctoral Students Award, 2017
  • Top 10% Paper Award at International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP-2014), 2014.
  • 2nd place in NHK Where is beauty? Grand Challenge at the ACM Multimedia 2013 conference.
  • NGA(National Geo-spatial Intelligence Agency) Best Research Poster award at NARP Symposium Award, 2013.
  • University Distinguished Researcher award, 2012.
  • College of Engineering & Computer Science Advisory Board Award For Faculty Excellence, 2011
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) award, 2011.
  • Finalist for the Best Paper award, ACM Conference on Multimedia, 2010.
  • ACM Distinguished Speaker (DSP), 2008-2014.
  • University Distinguished Researcher award, 2007.
  • Sindhi Association of North American award, 2007.
  • Pegasus Professor, 2006.
  • UCF Millionaires' Club, 2005, 2006, 2009-2013, 2015.
  • Honorable mention, ICCV 2005 Where Am I? Challenge Problem.
  • Finalist for the Best Paper award, ACM Conference on Multimedia, 2005.
  • Research Incentive Award (RIA), 2003, 2009, 2014.
  • Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) Award, 1996, 2003.
  • IEEE Distinguished Visitors Program Speaker, 1997-2000.
  • Engineering Achievement Award of Information Systems Division of Harris Corporation, 1999.
  • IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator Award, 1997.
  • TOKTEN awards by UNDP, 1992, 1995, 2000.
  • Philips International Institute Scholarship 1980.
  • ACM Member
  • ACM SIGMM Member
  • IEEE Life Fellow
  • IEEE Computer Society Member
Courses Taught
  • Have taught ten different courses at the graduate and undergraduate level, introduced a new honors course (co-taught with a Mathematics Professor), and directed numerous independent studies of undergraduate and graduate students;
  • Have conducted seven short courses and tutorials in ve different countries (Italy, US, Pakistan, Mexico, Taiwan) (http://www.cs.ucf.edu/vision/accv2000h-6.pdf.);
  • I have authored an unpublished book Fundamental of Computer Vision, which I use for my class and is also available on the web: http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/book.pdf.
  • My pedagogical contributions are covered in four text books by popular authors: Computer Vision: Algorithms and Applications, Richard Szeliski; Robot Vision, Haralick and Shapiro; Introductory Techniques for 3D Computer Vision, Veri and Trucco; and Computer Vision, Shapiro and Stockman.
  • I have provided videos of my Computer Vision Lectures on youtube, which has received close to one million views: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLd3hlSJsX_ Imk_BPmB_H3AQjFKZS9XgZm
  1. CAP 6412 Advanced Computer Vision https://www.crcv.ucf.edu/courses/cap6412-spring-2019/
  2. CAP 5415 Computer Vision http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/cap5415
  3. CAP 6411 Computer Vision Systems http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/cap6411/fall02/cap6411_fall02.html
  4. COT 6505 Numerical Optimization http://www.cs.ucf.edu/courses/cap6411/cot6505/spring03/cot6505_sp03.html
  5. CAP 3930H Computer Vision Guided Tour of Mathematics
  6. CAP 6938 Special Topics: Mathematical Tools for Computer Vision
  7. CAP 4932 Intro Robot Vision
  8. COT 4110 Numerical Calculus
  9. COP 3400 Assembly Language
  10. COP 3402 Systems Concepts and Programming