Associate Professor
OF COMPUTER SCIENCE


Research Interests

Contact Information

Dr. Steven S. Beauchemin

   
Department of Computer Science
The University of Western Ontario
Middlesex College 28C
London, ON, Canada
N6A 5B7

E. beau@csd.uwo.ca
P. (519) 661-2073
F. (519) 661-3515
  • EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARD 2015-16 , awarded by the University of Western Ontario Student Council.
  • NoAE INNOVATION AWARD 2010, awarded by the NETWORK of AUTOMOTIVE EXCELLENCE (NoAE) for the RoadLAB Initiative.
  • RESEARCH EXCELLENCE AND SERVICE AWARD 2007, awarded by the Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society (CIPPRS).
  • YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD 2000 , awarded by the Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society (CIPPRS).
  • POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP 1998-99 , Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), in recognition of high quality research.
  • CANADIAN GOVERNOR GENERAL'S 1997-1998 ACADEMIC GOLD MEDAL , in recognition of exceptional scholastic achievement.
  • EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARD 1994-95 , awarded by the University of Western Ontario Student Council.
  • Nominee for the Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada (NSERC) DOCTORAL PRIZE 1997 , in recognition of high quality research.
  • Computer Vision in-Vehicle Technology: From Earth to Mars, in conjunction with ACCV 2010, Queenstown, New-Zealand, Beauchemin S.S., Imiya A., and Pajdla T., Editors. November 8 2010, to appear in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, 2011.
  • Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Vision Interface, S.S. Beauchemin, F. Nouboud and G. Roth Editors, June 7-9, Ottawa, Canada. ISSN 0843-803-X, 284 p. © Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society.
  • Kotb Y., Beauchemin S.S., and Barron J.L., "Work-Flow Nets for Multi-Agent Cooperation: Theory and Simulation", Technical Report No. 742, Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, ISBN 978-0-7714-2887-6 , June 2011.
  • Beaudoin N. and Beauchemin S.S., "An Accurate Discrete Fourier Transform for Image Processing", Technical Report No. 580, Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, ISBN 0-7714-2364-0 , April 2002.
  • Beaudoin N. and Beauchemin S.S., "Accurate Numerical Fourier Transform in d-Dimensions", Technical Report No. 561, Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, ISBN 0-7714-2302-0, April 2001.
  • Chalifour A., Beauchemin S.S., Bose P.K., Nouboud F. and Vought L.B.-M., "Analyse Morphologique des Filets de Tricopteres: Un Probleme d'Ecotoxicologie et de Geometrie Discrete", Imagery Series Technical Report No. 7, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Quebec, Trois-Rivieres Campus , Apr. 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Optical Flow, Linear Velocity and the Aperture Problem", Imagery Series Technical Report No. 6, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Quebec, Trois-Rivieres Campus , Apr. 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "A Theory of Discontinuous Optical Flow", Imagery Series Technical Report No. 2, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Quebec, Trois-Rivieres Campus , Jan. 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S. and Barron J.L., "The Computation of Optical Flow", Technical Report No. 450, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Western Ontario , Mar. 1995.
  • Beauchemin S.S. and Barron J.L., "A Theory of Occlusion", Technical Report No. 449, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Western Ontario , Mar. 1995.
  • Barron J.L., Fleet D.J. and Beauchemin S.S., "Performance of Optical Flow Techniques", Technical Report No. 229, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Western Ontario , Jul. 1992.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A review of "Efficient Fourier-based Approach for Detecting Orientations and Occlusions in Epipolar Plane Images for 3D Scene Modeling, IJCV, Vol. 61, No. 3, 2005, pp. 233-258. In ACM Computing Reviews, Review No. CR131796 (0604-0423), 2005.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A Review of "Extracting View-Dependent Depth Maps from a Collection of Images", IJCV , Vol. 58, No. 2, 2004, pp. 139-163. In ACM Computing Reviews , Review No. CR130656 (0508-0953), 2005.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A Review of Motion Segmentation and Pose Recognition with Motion History Gradients, Machine Vision and Applications, Vol. 13, No. 3, 2002, pp. 174-184. In ACM Computing Reviews, Review No. CR128125 (0401-0101), 2003.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A Review of "Wigner Filtering with Smooth Roll-Off Boundary for Differentiation of Noisy Non-Stationary Signals", Signal Processing , No. 82, 2002, pp. 1141-1415. In ACM Computing Reviews , Review No. CR127668 (0309-0964), 2003.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A Review of "Selection of Reference Images for Image-Based Scene Representation", Computing , No. 68, 2002, pp. 163-180, Springer-Verlag. In ACM Computing Reviews , Review No. CR126866 (0304-0395), 2003.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A Review of "Hair Image Generation Using Connected Texels", J. Comput. Sci. & Technol. , Vol. 4, No. 16, 2001, pp. 341-350. In ACM Computing Reviews , Review No. CR126067 (0207-0390), 2002.
  • Beauchemin S.S., A Review of "Sign of Gaussian Curvature from Curve Orientation in Photometric Space", IEEE Trans. PAMI, Vol. 20, 1998, pp. 1056-1066. In ACM Computing Reviews , Review No. CR122248 (9905-0391), 1999.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Vehicular Instrumentation for the Study of Driver Intent and Related Applications", Symposium Address, Computer and Robot Vision (CRV15), Halifax Canada, June 2-5 2015.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "The Ocular Behavior of Drivers", TRICS Seminar Series, Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, January 16 2013.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Advanced Driving Assistance Systems", TRICS Seminar Series, Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, March 30 2011.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "The RoadLab Initiative", Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Laval University, Aug. 28 2009.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Failures in Project Management", The Project Management Institute, South Western Ontario (PMI-SWOC), June 4 2009.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Auto21: Driving Real-Time Computer Vision", TRICS Seminar Series, Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, March 25 2009.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "The Institute's Project Management Certificate", The Institute for Government Information Professionals, Public Works and Government Services Canada, Gatineau, QC, Canada, April 3 2004.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Graduation Ceremony. IT Project Management Certificate", The Institute for Government Information Professionals, October 24, 2001, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Ottawa.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "The Project Management Life Cycle", Project Management 2000 Symposium, Ottawa Congess Centre, October 23 2000.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Practical IT Project Management", Association of Public Sector Information Professionals (DPI), Ottawa Congress Centre, May 10 2000.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Research in Vision at CMVL" Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, May 8 2000.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Research Activites at the Carleton Machine Vision Laboratory" ITO (Imaging Technology Information) Meeting, Carleton University, January 24 2000.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Perspectives in IT Project Management for Developing Countries", Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), October 12 1999.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Active Vision" Dept. of Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario, Oct. 28th 1998. Also at GRASP Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, May 15 1998.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Visual Motion and Autonomous Navigation", School of Computer Science, Carleton University, Sept. 15 1998.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "On Multiple Visual Motions", Center for Neural Science, New York University, October 15 1997. Also at GRASP Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, October 16 1997.
  • Chalifour A., Bose P.K. and Beauchemin S.S., "Morphological Analysis of Trichoptera Nets: An Ecotoxicology and Discrete Geometry Problem", 48th Colloquium of The Mathematical Association of Quebec, University of Quebec, October 16 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "On Discontinuous Optical Flow", University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada, Jun. 20 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "On Motion Detection in Fourier Space and Related Research Areas", 2nd Colloquium on Mathematical Imaging, University of Quebec, Jun. 13 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "A Theoretical Framework for Discontinuous Optical Flow", Laval University, Quebec, Canada, June 13 1997.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Latest Advances in Optical Flow Computation", University of Quebec, October 3 1996.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "A Theoretical Framework for Discontinuous Optical Flow", University of Ottawa, June 10 1996.
  • Beauchemin S.S., "Topics in Discontinuous Optical Flow", University of Quebec, January 22 1996.