David Lon Page

D. Page

David Lon Page

Scientist

Bio

David is currently involved in research and development for advanced 3D imaging and augmented navigation applications for geographic information systems (GIS) with particular emphasis on high-performance computing (HPC) algorithms. David brings both an academic and entrepreneurial background to ORNL to help solve some of our nations toughest HPC imaging challenges. 

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gopage

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/David_Page5

Awards

  • Finalist “What's the Big Idea?”, Knoxville Entrepreneur Center, Tennessee, 2015.
  • 30 for 30 Entrepreneur, Leadership Knoxville, Tennessee, 2014.
  • Quarterfinalist EntreVision, The Legacy Center, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2014.
  • National Innovation Award, TechConnect, 2013.
  • Community Columnist, News Sentinel (Sunday Circulation 150,000), Knoxville, Tennessee, 2007-2008.
  • Outstanding Research Faculty Award, IRIS Lab, The University of Tennessee, January 2004.
  • Sigma Xi Research Presentation Award, The University of Tennessee, March 2001.
  • Performance Award, Naval Surface Warfare Center, 1996, 1997.
  • MLK, Jr., Oratorical Contest, Tennessee Technological University, Third Place, February 1994.
  • Derryberry Award, Tennessee Technological University, May 1993.
  • Engineering Joint Council Senior Award, Tennessee Technological University, May 1993.
  • American Legion Boys and Girls County, Sullivan County, County Executive, 1987.
  • American Legion Boys State, Tennessee, Sullivan County Delegate, Summer 1986.
  • Excellence in Academics and Athletics Award, U.S.~Army Reserve, 1987.
  • Student-Athlete All-Academic Team, Sullivan County, 1987.

Publications

Lead author and co-author on more than 50 refereed publications that appear in international conferences and journals. Detailed list of publications appears below for Book Chapters and Peer Reviewed Journals and Conferences.

Book Chapters

  • D. Page, A. Koschan, M. Abidi, “Methodologies and techniques for reverse engineering: The potential for automation with 3D laser scanners”, in Reverse Engineering: An Industrial Perspective, V. Raja, K. Fernandes (Eds.), Springer, London, UK, pp. 11-32, October 2007.
  • S. Sukumar, D. Page, A. Koschan, M. Abidi, “Under vehicle inspection with 3D imaging”, in Safety and Security in 3D, Series: Computational Imaging and Vision, Vol. 35, A. Koschan (Eds.), Springer, pp. 249--279, September 2007.

Refereed Journals

  • C. Cheng, A. Koschan, C.-H. Chen, D. Page, and M. Abidi, “Outdoor Scene Image Segmentation Based on Background Recognition and Perceptual Organization”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 1007-1019, March 2012.
  • C.-H. Chen, Y. Yao, D. Page, B. Abidi, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Camera handoff with adaptive resource management for multi-camera multi-object tracking”, Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 851-864, June 2010.
  • C.-H. Chen, Y. Yao, D. Page, B. Abidi, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Camera handoff and placement for automated tracking systems with multiple omnidirectional cameras”, Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 114, No. 2, pp. 179-197, February 2010.
  • Y. Yao, C.-H. Chen, B. Abidi, D. Page, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Can you see me now? Sensor positioning for automated and persistent surveillance” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 101-115, 2010.
  • C.-H. Chen, Y. Yao, D. Page, B. Abidi, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Comparison of image compression methods using objective measures towards machine recognition”, International Journal of Information Analysis and Processing, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 63-74, October 2008.
  • C.-H. Chen, Y. Yao, D. Page, B. Abidi, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Heterogeneous fusion of omnidirectional and PTZ cameras for multiple object tracking”, IEEE Transactions Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 18, No. 8, pp. 1052-1063, August 2008.
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, M. Abidi, R. Michaels, and D. McDonald, “Novel x-ray imaging and segmentation of root structures”, Sensor Review, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 46-51, February 2008.
  • S. Sukumar, D. Page, A. Gribok, A. Koschan, M. Abidi, D. Gorsich, and G. Gerhart, “A robotic 3D imaging system for under vehicle inspection”, Journal of Electronic Imaging, Vol. 15, No. 3, 033008, 2006.
  • Z. Chen, B. Abidi, D. Page, M. Abidi, “Gray-level grouping (GLG): An automatic method for optimized image contrast enhancement-Part I: The basic method”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 15, No. 8, pp. 2290-2302, August 2006.
  • Z. Chen, B. Abidi, D. Page, M. Abidi, “Gray-level grouping (GLG): An automatic method for optimized image contrast enhancement-Part II: The variations”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 15, No. 8, pp. 2303-2314, August 2006.
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, S. Voisin, N. Ali, M. Abidi, “CAD model generation of mechanical parts using coded-pattern projection and laser triangulation Systems”, Assembly Automation, Special issue on Machine Vision, Vol. 25, No. 3, August 2005.
  • A. Koschan, D. Page, J. Ng, M. Abidi, D. Gorsich, G. Gerhart, “SAFER under vehicle inspection applying video mosaicking”, International Journal of Industrial Robot, Special Issue on Robotics in the Military and Aerospace Industries, Vol. 31, No. 5, September 2004.
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, Y. Sun, Y. Zhang, J. Paik, M. Abidi, “Towards computer-aided reverse engineering of heavy vehicle parts using laser range imaging techniques”, International Journal of Heavy Vehicles, Special issue, Vol. 11, No. 2/3, pp. 434-4512, 2004.
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, Y. Sun, M. Abidi, “Laser-based Imaging for Reverse Engineering”, Sensor Review, Special issue on Machine Vision and Laser Scanners, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 223-229, July 2003.
  • D. Page, Y. Sun, A. Koschan, J. Paik, M. Abidi, “Normal vector voting: crease detection and curvature estimation on large, noisy meshes”, Graphical Models, Special issue on large triangle mesh models, Vol. 64, pp. 1-31, January 2003.
  • Y. Sun, J. Paik, A. Koschan, D. Page, M. Abidi, “Point’s fingerprint: a new 3D object representation scheme for surface registration”, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 712-717, August 2003.
  • D. Page and J. Austen, “Comparison of tomographic and conventional methods for resolution of the constant of integration”, Radio Science, Special issue on ionosphere imaging, 32(4), pp. 1645-1656, July-August 1997.

Refereed Conferences

  • D. Page, C. Thomas, S. Kelley, P. Jones, D. Miller, “Vergence and Accommodation in Simulation and Training with 3D Displays”, Proceedings of the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference, I/ITSEC 2014, Orlando, Florida, November 2014. (Accepted as oral & written, est. 30% acceptance rate.)
  • C. Cheng, A. Koschan, D. Page, and M. Abidi, “Scene image segmentation based on perception organization”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on  Image Processing, ICIP 2009, Cairo, Egypt, pp. 1801-1804, November 2009.
  • S. Sukumar, H. Bozdogan, D. Page, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Uncertainty minimization in multi-sensor localization systems using model selection theory”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition, ICPR 2008, Tampa, Florida, December 2008.
  • Y. Yao, C.-H. Chen, B. Abidi, D. Page, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Sensor planning for PTZ cameras using the probability of camera overload”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition, ICPR 2008, Tampa, Florida, December 2008.
  • S. Sukumar, H. Bozdogan, D. Page, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Sensor selection using information complexity for multi-sensor robot localization” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, ICRA 2007, pp. 4158-4163, Rome, Italy, April 2007.
  • S. Sukumar, D. Page, H. Bozdogan, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “MuFeSaC: Learning when to use which feature detector”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, ICRA 2007, Vol. VI, pp. 149-152, San Antonio, Texas, August 2003.
  • C.-H. Chen, C. Cheng, D. Page, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “A moving object tracked by a moving robot with real-time obstacle avoidance”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition, ICPR 2006, Vol. III, Hong Kong, pp. 1091-1094, August 2006.
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Linking feature lines on 3D triangle meshes with artificial potential fields”, in Proceedings of the International Symposium on 3D Data Processing Visualization and Transmission, 3DPVT 2006, Chapel Hill, NC, June 2006. (Conference received 190 paper submissions and accepted 28 as oral papers.)
  • D. Page, J. Overholt, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Ridge-valley path planning for 3D terrains”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, ICRA 2006, pp. 119-124, Orlando, Florida, May 2006. (Conference received 1756 paper submissions and accepted 680 papers.)
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, S. Sukumar, B. Abidi, and M. Abidi, “Shape analysis algorithm based on information theory”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2003, Vol. I, pp. 229-232, Barcelona, Spain, September 2003.
  • D. Page, A. Koschan, M. Abidi, “Perception-based 3D triangle mesh segmentation using fast marching watersheds”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CVPR 2003, Vol. II, pp. 27-32, Madison, Wisconsin, June 2003. (Conference received over 1000 paper submissions and accepted 188 papers.)
  • D. Page, Y. Sun, A. Koschan, J. Paik, M. Abidi, “Simultaneous mesh simplification and noise smoothing of range images”, in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2002, Vol. III, pp. 821-824, September 2002.
  • Y. Sun, D. Page, A. Koschan, J. Paik, M. Abidi, “Triangle mesh-based edge detection and its application to surface segmentation and adaptive surface smoothing“, in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2002, Vol. III, pp. 825-828, September 2002.
  • Y. Sun, D. Page, J. Paik, A. Koschan, and M. Abidi, “Triangle mesh-based surface modeling using adaptive smoothing and implicit texture integration”, in Proceedings of the International Symposium on 3D Data Processing Visualization and Transmission, 3DPVT 2002, pp. 588-597, 2002.
  • D. Page, Y. Sun, A. Koschan, J. Paik, M. Abidi, “Robust crease detection and curvature estimation of piecewise smooth surfaces from triangle mesh approximations using normal voting”, in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CVPR 2001, Oral, Vol. I, pp. 162-167, December 2001. (Conference received over 900 paper submissions and accepted 78 as oral papers and 273 papers total.)

Patents

Applications

  • D. Page, C. Thomas Jr. “Systems and Methods for Convergent Angular Slice True-3D Display”. U.S. Patent Application 14/033,273. March 27, 2014.

Issued

  • C. Thomas Jr., D. Page. “Systems and Methods for Alignment, Calibration and Rendering for an Angular Slice True-3D Display”. U.S. Patent 9,357,206 B2. May 31, 2016.

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