High-dimensional Convolutional Networks for Geometric Pattern Recognition


Many problems in science and engineering can be formulated in terms of geometric patterns in high-dimensional spaces. We present high-dimensional convolutional networks (ConvNets) for pattern recognition problems that arise in the context of geometric registration. We first study the effectiveness of convolutional networks in detecting linear subspaces in high-dimensional spaces with up to 32 dimensions: much higher dimensionality than prior applications of ConvNets. We then apply high-dimensional ConvNets to 3D registration under rigid motions and image correspondence estimation. Experiments indicate that our high-dimensional ConvNets outperform prior approaches that relied on deep networks based on global pooling operators.



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  title={High-dimensional Convolutional Networks for Geometric Pattern Recognition},
  author={Choy, Christopher and Lee, Junha and Ranftl, Rene and Park, Jaesik and Koltun, Vladlen},
  booktitle={Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition},

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