The 13th International Workshop on Combinatorial Image Analysis IWCIA'09 was held in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, November 24-27, 2009. Playa del Carmen is situated on the northeast coast of the Yucatan peninsula, Quintana Roo State, at the south of Cancun. The conference took place in the Hotel "IberoStar Quetzal". If you have any question related to the conference, please write to pwiederhold @ gmail.com .
Previous meetings were held in Paris (France) 1991, Ube (Japan) 1992, Washington DC (USA) 1994, Lyon (France) 1995, Hiroshima (Japan) 1997, Madras (India) 1999, Caen (France, 2000), Philadelphia (USA, 2001), Palermo (Italy, 2003), Auckland (New Zealand, 2004), Berlin (Germany, 2006), and Buffalo (USA, 2008).
Best Student paper awards at IWCIA'09 :
* Agathe Chollet (Laboratory Mathematiques Images et Applications, University of La Rochelle, France, Paper "Omega-Arithmetization: A Discrete Multi-resolution Representation of Real Functions", with Guy Wallet, Laurent Fuchs, Eric Andres, Gaëlle Largeteau-Skapin)
* John Chaussard (A3SI Laboratory, Marne-la-Vallée University, France, Paper "Surface Thinning in 3D Cubical Complexes", with Michel Couprie)
Plenary speakers at IWCIA'09 :
B. Bhattacharya (Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata,
Klette (University of Auckland, New
Polthier (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany)
Urrutia (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
- UNAM, Mexico)