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Paper presented at ICML

On 16 July, Erik Bodin presented ‘Modulating Surrogates for Bayesian Optimization’ at the International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML); the premier gathering of professionals dedicated to the advancement of the branch of artificial intelligence known as machine learning. Abstract Bayesian optimization methods are designed to find globally optimal settings of parameters when standard approaches (such...

Spotlight on Dr Elena Seminati - Camera

Spotlight on Dr Elena Seminati

CAMERA Co-Investigator, Dr Elena Seminati joined the University of Bath in September 2014 as teaching fellow and is now a lecturer in clinical biomechanics in the Department for Health. Obtaining the Laurea degree (BSc plus MSc) in Biomedical Engineering (2007) from Politecnico di Milano and a PhD degree in Human Physiology (2010) from Università degli...

MyWorld set to make South West a digital media leader on global stage - Camera

MyWorld set to make South West a digital media leader on global stage

CAMERA and CREATE lab will be part of a major £46 million regional project on digital media technologies. The South West is on track to become an international trailblazer in screen-based media thanks to £46 million funding, which will launch a creative media powerhouse called MyWorld and supercharge economic growth, generating more than 700 jobs...

Studio Technician joins CAMERA’s Innovation Studio - Camera

Studio Technician joins CAMERA’s Innovation Studio

A very warm welcome to Dr Pooya Soltani who will lead the technical aspects of motion capture activity in CAMERA’s new Innovation Studio, funded by the European Regional Development Fund. Pooya joins us from the Assistive Technologies Innovation Centre at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David where he worked as an Innovation Fellow for...

James Bilzon to lead sport and osteoarthritis research at national centre - Camera

James Bilzon to lead sport and osteoarthritis research at national centre

Professor James Bilzon, CAMERA Co-Director, has taken over as Director of the National Centre for Sport Exercise and Osteoarthritis Research. On 2 June 2020, Professor James Bilzon from Department for Health at the University of Bath took over from Professor Mark Batt (Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust) as Director of the National Centre for Sport...

Digitise your dog into a computer game - Camera

Digitise your dog into a computer game

Researchers from the University of Bath have developed motion capture technology that enables you to digitise your dog without a motion capture suit and using only one camera. The software could be used for a wide range of purposes, from helping vets diagnose lameness and monitoring recovery of their canine patients, to entertainment applications such...