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The proceedings of the oral presentation have been published by Springer's LNCS series.
All poster contributions can be found in the ISPRS archives Vol. XXXVIII-3W22.

Volume Editors
Uwe Stilla, Franz Rottensteiner, Helmut Mayer, Boris Jutzi, Matthias Butenuth
Photogrammetric Image Analysis
ISPRS Conference, PIA 2011,
Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences (LNCS) 6952, Heidelberg: Springer
ISSN 0302-9743 e-ISSN 1611-3349
ISBN 978-3-642-24392-9 e-ISBN 978-3-642-24393-6
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6
Munich, Germany, October 5-7, 2011
Volume Editors
Uwe Stilla, Franz Rottensteiner, Helmut Mayer, Boris Jutzi, Matthias Butenuth
PIA11 - Photogrammetric Image Analysis.
The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Science
Volume 38, Part 3 / W22
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PIA 2011 Proceedings





Part 1: Papers accepted by full paper review


Efficient video mosaicking by multiple loop closing

Meidow J

Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics System, Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_1

Estimating the mutual orientation in a multi-camera system with a non overlapping field of view

Muhle D1, Abraham S2, Heipke C1, Wiggenhagen M1

1Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
2Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_2

Absolute orientation of stereoscopic cameras by aligning contours in pairs of images and reference images

Selby BP1,3, Sakas G1, Groch WD2, Stilla U3

1Medcom GmbH, Germany
2University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Germany
3Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_3

Matching between different image domains

Toth C, Ju H, Grejner-Brzezinska D

The Ohio State University, United States of America

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_4

Reliable image matching with recursive tiling

Novak D, Baltsavias E, Schindler K

ETH Zürich, Switzerland

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_5

In-strip matching and reconstruction of line segments from UHR aerial image triplets

Ok AÖ1, Wegner JD2, Heipke C2, Rottensteiner F2, Sörgel U2, Toprak, V1

1Middle East Technical University, Turkey
2Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_6

Refined non-rigid registration of a panoramic image sequence to a LiDAR point cloud

Swart A1, Broere JEA2, Veltkamp RC1, Tan RT1

1Utrecht University, Netherlands; 2CycloMedia Technology B.V.

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_7

Image sequence processing in stereovision mobile mapping - steps towards robust and accurate monoscopic 3D measurements and image-based georeferencing

Huber F, Nebiker S, Eugster H

University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Switzerland

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_8
Object Detection

Gable roof detection in terrestrial images

Brandou V, Baillard C


DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_9

Multi-spectral false color shadow detection

Teke M1, Baseski E1, Yuksel B1, Ok AO2, Senaras C1

2Middle East Technical University, Turkey

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_10

Extraction of non-forest trees for biomass assessment based on airborne and terrestrial LiDAR data

Rentsch M1, Krismann A2, Krzystek P1

1Munich University of Applied Sciences, Germany
2University of Hohenheim, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_11

Change detection in a topographic building database using submetric satellite images

Le Bris A1, Chehata N1,2

1Institut Géographique National (IGN), France
2Bordeaux University, France


Detection of windows in IR building textures using masked correlation

Iwaszczuk D, Hoegner L, Stilla U

Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_12
3D Reconstruction and DEM

Fast marching for robust surface segmentation

Schindler F, Förstner W

University of Bonn, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_13

A performance study on different stereo matching costs using airborne image sequences and satellite images

Zhu K1, d'Angelo P2, Butenuth M1

1Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany
2German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_14

Fusion of digital elevation models using sparse represenations

Papasaika H1, Kokiopoulou E2, Baltsavias E1, Schindler K1, Kressner D2

1ETH Zürich, Switzerland
2Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_15

Change detection in urban areas by direct comparison of multi-view and multi-temporal ALS data

Hebel M1, Arens M1, Stilla U2

1Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics System, Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB), Germany
2Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_16

Towards airborne single-pass decimeter resolution SAR interferometry over urban areas

Schmitt M1, Magnard C2, Brehm T3, Silla U1

1Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany
2University of Zurich, Switzerland
3Fraunhofer Institute for High-Frequency Physics and Radar Techniques, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_17

Regionwise classification of building facade images

Yang MY, Förstner W

University of Bonn, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_18

Supervised classification of multiple view images in object space for seismic damage assessment

Gerke M

University of Twente, The Netherlands

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_19

Conditional random fields for urban scene classification with full waveform LiDAR data

Niemeyer J1, Wegner JD1, Mallet C2, Rottensteiner F1, Sörgel U1

1Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
2Institut Géographique National (IGN), France

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_20

Object-based forest change detection using high resolution satellite images

Chehata N1, Orny C1,2, Boukir S1, Guyon D2

1University of Bordeaux, France
2INRA, France

People and Tracking

Statistical unbiased background modeling for moving platform

Kirchhof M, Stilla U

Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_21

A scheme for the detection and tracking of people tuned for aerial image sequences

Schmidt F, Hinz S

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_22

Event detection based on a pedestrian interaction graph using hidden markov models

Burkert F, Butenuth M

Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_23

Trajectory extraction and density analysis of intersecting pedestrian flows from video recordings

Plaue M, Chen M, Bärwolff G, Schwandt H

Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_24
Image Processing and Visualization

Measurement accuracy of center location of a circle by centroid method

Matsuoka R1,2, Shirai N1, Asonuma K1, Sone M2, Sudo N2, Yokotsuka H2

1Kokusai Kogyo Co., Ltd., Japan
2Tokai University, Japan

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24393-6_25

Fast and accurate visibility computation in urban scenes

Vallet B, Houzay E

Institut Géographique National (IGN), France


Reflectance estimation from urban terrestrial images: Validation of a symbolic ray-tracing method on synthetic data

Coubard F1, Brédif M1, Paparoditis N1, Briottet X2

1Institut Géographique National (IGN), France
2ONERA, France


Multiscale Haar transform for blur estimation from a set of images

Lelégard L, Vallet B, Brédif M

Institut Géographique National (IGN), France


Part 2: Papers accepted by extended abstract review


Quality assessment of landmark based positioning using stereo cameras

Hofmann S, Schulze MJ, Sester M, Brenner C

Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany


Cross-covariance estimation for EKF-based inertial aided monocular SLAM

Kleinert M1, Stilla U2

1Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics System, Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB), Germany
2Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany


Accuracy evaluation for a precise indoor multi-camera pose estimation system

Götz C, Tuttas S, Hoegner L, Eder K, Stilla U

Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany

Matching and Registration

Multi-step and multi-photo matching for accurate 3D reconstruction

Previtali M, Barazzetti L, Scaioni M

Politecnico di Milano, Italy


Area based stereo image matching technique using Hausdorff distance and texture analysis

Joglekar JV, Gedam SS

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, India


An experimental study on registration three-dimensional range images using range and intensity data

Altuntas C

Selcuk University, Turkey


Semi-automatic image-based co-registration of range imaging data with different characteristics

Weinmann M, Wursthorn S, Jutzi B

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany


Stitching large maps from videos taken by a camera moving close over a plain using homography decomposition

Michaelsen E

Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics System, Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB), Germany

Object Detection

Window detection in sparse point clouds using indoor points

Tuttas S, Stilla U

Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany


Interpretation of 2D and 3D building details on facades and roofs

Meixner P1, Leberl F 1, Bredif M 2

1Graz University of Technology, Austria
2Institut Géographique National (IGN), France


Improved building detection using texture information

Awrangjeb M, Zhang C, Fraser C

The University of Melbourne, Australia

3D Reconstruction and DEM

Range and image data integraton for man-made object reconstruction

Nex F, Remondino F

Fondazione Bruni Kessler (FBK), Italy


Estimation of solar radiation on building roofs in mountanous areas

Agugiaro G 1, Remondino F 1, Stevanato G 2, De Filippi R 1, Furlanello C 1

1Fondazione Bruni Kessler (FBK), Italy
2University of Padova, Italy


Smart filtering of interferometric phases for enhancing building reconstruction

Thiele A 1,2, Dubios C 1, Cadario E 2, Hinz S 1

1Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
2Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB), Germany


Photogrammetric monitoring of under water erosion in the vicinity of cylindrical bridge piers

Eder K , Rapp C, Kohl V, Hanrieder B, Stilla U

Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany


Calibration evaluation and calibration stability monitoring of fringe projection based 3D scanners

Bräuer-Burchardt C, Breitbarth A, Munkelt C, Heinze M, Kühmstedt P, Notni G

Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB), Germany


Simulation of close-range photogrammetric systems for industrial surface inspection

Becker T 1, Özkul 1, Stilla U 2

1BMW Group AG, Germany
2Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany


DEM generation by means of new digital aerial cameras

Höhle J

Aalborg University, Denmark


Assessment of Radarsat-2 HR stereo data over Canadian northern nad arctic study sites

Toutin T 1, Omari K 1, Blondel E 1,2, Clavet D 3, Schmitt CV 2

1Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, Canada
2GISMatix Inc., Canada
3Centre of Topographic Information, Canada


Street region detection from normalized digital surface model and laser data intensity image

Mendes TSG, Dal Poz AP

Sao Paulo State University, Brazil


Using full waveform data in urban areas

Molnar B1,2, Laky S2, Toth C 1

1The Ohio State University, United States of America
2Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

Vehicles and People

Vehicle detection from an image sequence collected by a hovering helicopter

Karimi NF 1, Lindenbergh R2

1Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
2Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands


Motion component supported boosted classifier for car detection in aerial imagery

Türmer S 1, Leitloff J 1, Reinartz P 1, Stilla U 2

1German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany
2Technische Universität München (TUM)


Automatic crowd analysis from very high resolution satellite images

Sirmacek B, Reinartz P

German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany