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Special Issue on Applications of Visual Analysis of Human Behaviour

EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing welcomes submissions to the special issue on Applications of Visual Analysis of Human Behaviour

This special issue focuses on the applications of the visual analysis of human behaviour, which is intended to encourage development of innovative theoretical and/or application-based solutions to help enhancing the pace and quality of the progress in the context of the main topic. Original research and review articles are welcome.

Potential topics include but are not limited to:

• 2D and 3D human recognition and identification 
• Emotion recognition 
• Emotion induction 
• Personality analysis 
• Human activity recognition 
• 2D and 3D gesture recognition 
• Human-computer interaction 
• Multi-modal visual analysis of human behaviour 
• Physiological signals and their effect on emotion 
• Contact-free extraction of physiological signals, like heartbeat, fatigue, stress
• New applications of deep learning for the automatic analysis of humans

Submission Instructions

Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you have carefully read the submission guidelines for EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing. The complete manuscript should be submitted through the EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing submission system. To ensure that you submit to the correct special issue please select the appropriate special issue in the drop-down menu upon submission. In addition, indicate within your cover letter that you wish your manuscript to be considered as part of the special issue on Applications of Visual Analysis of Human Behaviour. All submissions will undergo rigorous peer review and accepted articles will be published within the journal as a collection.

Deadline for submissions: 30th June 2017

Lead Guest Editor

Prof. Gholamreza Anbarjafari, University of Tartu, Estonia

Guest Editors

Prof. Sergio Escarela, Computer Vision Centre (UAB) & University of Barcelona, Spain

Prof. Kamal Nasrollahi, Aalborg University, Denmark

Prof. Hasan Demirel, Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus

Dr. Cagri Ozcinar, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Dr. Hiroaki Kawashima, University of Kyoto, Japan

Submissions will also benefit from the usual advantages of open access publication:

  • Rapid publication: Online submission, electronic peer review and production make the process of publishing your article simple and efficient
  • High visibility and international readership in your field: Open access publication ensures high visibility and maximum exposure for your work - anyone with online access can read your article
  • No space constraints: Publishing online means unlimited space for figures, extensive data and video footage
  • Authors retain copyright, licensing the article under a Creative Commons license: articles can be freely redistributed and reused as long as the article is correctly attributed

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Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    2.4 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.6 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.410 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.608 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2022 Speed
    80 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    295 days submission to accept (Median)

    2022 Usage 
    56 Altmetric mentions 

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EURASIP Best paper awards 2021

We are pleased to announce that the following paper published in EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing has been awarded a EURASIP best paper award!


DIBR synthesized image quality assessment based on morphological multiscale approach
Dragana Sandić-Stanković, Dragan Kukolj, and Patrick Le Callet

The award ceremony will take place at the upcoming virtual edition of EUSIPCO to be held in August 2021. For more information see the EURASIP newsletter.