Interview of Charles Kervran
 
 
Deakins:
Welcome in the Hall of Fame of BOWS-2 Soldier Kervran! Who are you?
 
Charles Kervran:
I'm an image denoiser with skills in image processing?  
 
Hale:
What are you working on nowadays (when not BOWSing)?
 
Charles Kervran:
I develop models and image processing techniques for video-microscopy and traffic analysis for membrane transport in biology.
 
Deakins:
Are you connected to other soldiers involved in the BOWS-2 challenge?
 
Charles Kervran:
yes... with some success I suppose!  
 
Deakins;
Was it difficult to enter in the Hall of Fame?
 
Charles Kervran:
I have the souvenir that "SOUVENIR" was problematic ... limited the number of winners.
 
Deakins:
Did you use the same arrows for the three images or was it a special sharp each time?
 
Charles Kervran:
the same attack for all the three images... but "SOUVENIR" has been first corrupted by ... oups!  
 
Hale:
Which aim was the most difficult to shoot ?
 
Charles Kervran:
SOUVENIR for sure !!!
 
Deakins:
What is your opinion about the BOWS contest? Do you think it is useful?
 
Charles Kervran:
Yes since it can help to demonstrate that very simple methods can do a better job than more sophisticated methods ???
 
Deakins:
Have you some fun going into combat?
 
Charles Kervran:
better than TETRIS!
 
Hale:
Are you completely addicted, watching the site every hour, or are you relax and confident?
 
Charles Kervran:
RELAX ... except for SOUVENIR which resisted!
 
Deakins:
What kind of prize would you like to get if you win the contest?
 
Charles Kervran:
Fields Medal ... or ... a handshake !
 
Hale:
Last question, in your opinion, what will be the average PSNR of the winner?
 
Charles Kervran:
25 db in average ... higher than I could !
 
Hale and Deakins:
Thanks Charles!
 
 
 
Interview of Charles Kervran
Wednesday, October 10, 2007