The Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP) is an internationally recognised leader in audio-visual machine perception research. With a diverse community of more than 120 researchers, CVSSP is one of the largest audio and vision research groups in the UK. Our research in the Centre has led to award-winning spin-out companies in the biometric, communication, medical and creative industries.
Research portfolio of £18.5m current awards from EPSRC, InnovateUK, EU, industry and charities.
Our core expertise includes signal, image and video processing, pattern recognition, computer vision and graphics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, medical image analysis and human computer interaction.
CVSSP has an internationally outstanding track-record of pioneering research leading to new technologies including:
A fully-funded PhD Studentship is available for a UK or EU student to join the flagship FACER2VM project funded by EPSRC.
Computer vision and sound experts at the University of Surrey have demonstrated ‘Media Device Orchestration’ – an innovative home audio concept which enables users to enjoy immersive audio experiences by using all available devices in a typical living room.
Researchers in Surrey’s CVSSP have been ranked in the top ten from 650 entries in the Google YouTube ‘8M Video Understanding Challenge’.