Acronym ADIAC
Name Automatic Diatom Identification and Classification
Funding Reference EU-FP4-MAST III Project, MAS3-CT97-0122
Dates 1998|2001

The goal of the project is to develop image processing tools for the recognition of diatoms on the basis of the shape and ornamentation of the valves in brigthfield microscopic images. This includes automatic slide scanning and autofocusing.

Research Groups Signal and Image Processing Group (SIPG)
Project Partners University of Groningen (The Netherlands), University of Berne (Switzerland), CSIC Instit. de Optica (Spain), Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh (UK), University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (UK), University of Louis Pasteur (France)
ISR/IST Responsible
Hans Du Buf
Hamid Shahbazkia