MMAT5390 - Mathematical Image Processing - 2018/19

Course Year: 


  • (4 October) Please note that Q1b of HW2 has been amended.
  • If you intend to submit assignments outside lectures, please put them into the locked part in the bottom half of the assignment box opposite Lady Shaw Building Rm221. You may retrieve marked assignments from the shelf on the top half.
  • (26 November) Please note that Q6 has been added to HW6.

General Information


  • Ronald Lok Ming Lui
    • Office: LSB 207
    • Tel: 39437975
    • Email:

Teaching Assistant

  • Owen Yu Hin Lai
    • Office: LSB 222A
    • Tel: 39433575
    • Email:
    • Office Hours: Tuesdays 16:00-18:00, Wednesdays 16:00-18:00, Thursdays 10:30-12:30, 16:00-18:00

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:15PM, YIA LT3

Course Description

This course gives an introducion on mathematical models and techniques for various image processing tasks. Our focus will be on the mathematical aspects of different imaging problems. A wide array of topics will be covered, including image restoration (denoising, deblurring), image segmentation, image compression, image registration, multi-scale image analysis and so on.

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Quizzes and Exams


Assessment Scheme

Homework 30%
Midterm (Oct 24) 30%
Final (Dec 12) 40%

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