Background and activities

Research Interests

  • Spectral imaging
  • Image quality
  • Multimodal imaging
  • Cultural heritage imaging

Project Participation

  • CHANGE: Cultural Heritage Analysis for New GEnerations. Project funded by EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. Role: Deputy coordinator, PhD supervisor, Proposal coordinator. 2019-2023. 
  • HiPerNav: High Performance Soft Tssue Navigation. Project funded by EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. Role: Proposal writing, Project manager (5 months). 2016-2020. 
  • CHANGE - Development of Imaging Tools for Change Detection of Cultural Heritage Objects. Project funded by Regional Research Council Innlandet. Role: Project leader. 2016-2018. 
  • MULTIFORESEE: MULTI-modal Imaging of FOREnsic SciEnce Evidence. EU COST Action CA16101. Role: MC member (substitute), Norway. 2016-2020. 
  • Hyperspectral Imaging and Analysis of Ancient Manuscripts. Project funded by Regional Research Council Innlandet. Project funded by Regional Research Council Innlandet. Role: Researcher. 2014-2016 
  • HyperDerm – Imaging system prototype setup and evaluation. Project funded by Regional Research Council Innlandet. Role: Project participant. 2014-2016. 
  • COSCH: Colour and Space in Cultural Heritage. EU COST-Action TD 1201. Role: MC member (substitute), Norway. 2012-2016. 
  • HyPerCept: Color and Quality in Higher Dimensions. SHP Project funded the Research Council of Norway. Role: Researcher. 2013-2016
  • Yggdrasil: Color and spectral imaging for cultural heritage applications. Project funded the Research Council of Norway. Role: Visiting Researcher. 2012-2013

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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2022

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2019

2018

  • Sandu, Irina Crina Anca; Ford, Thierry; Miliani, Costanza; Janssens, Koen; Van der Snickt, Geert; Striova, Jana; Raffaella, Fontana; Cartechini, Laura; Rosi, Francesca; Romani, Aldo; Monico, Letizia; Grazia, Chiara; Pereira de Freitas, Renato; Tournie, Aurelie; Andraud, Christine; Detalle, Vincent; Bourguignon, Elsa; Laclavetine, Kilian; Mirambet, Francois; George, Sony; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve; Deborah, Hilda; Ufnalewska-Godzimirska, Magdalena; Landro, Gro; Tveit, Eva Storevik; Pettersen, Petra. (2018) THE “SCREAM” BY EDVARD MUNCH - SAME MOTIF, DIFFERENT COLOURS, DIFFERENT TECHNIQUES AND APPROACHES – A NOVEL NON-INVASIVE COMPARATIVE STUDY OF TWO OF ITS VERSIONS. ChemCH2018 ; 2018-07-03 - 2018-07-07.
  • Nussbaum, Peter; George, Sony. (2018) 2018 Colour and Visual Computing Symposium (CVCS); 19th and 20th September, 2018, Gjøvik, Norway. IEEE. 2018. ISBN 978-1-5386-5645-7.
  • Pitard, Gilles; Le Goïc, Gaëtan; Mansouri, Alamin; Favreliére, Hugues; Pillet, Maurice; George, Sony; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve. (2018) Reflectance-based surface saliency. Proceedings of IEEE international conference on image processing. vol. 2017-September.

2017

  • Deborah, Hilda; George, Sony; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve; Ferrer, Jin Strand; Sandu, Irina Crina Anca. (2017) Old Man in Warnemünde (1907) colouring palette: A case study on the use of hyperspectral imaging for pigment identification. Color and Imaging Conference (CIC). vol. 2017 (25).
  • Deborah, Hilda; Strand-Ferrer, Jin; Sandu, Irina Crina Anca; George, Sony; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve. (2017) Old Man in Warnemünde (1907) colouring palette: A case study on the use of hyperspectral imaging for pigment identification. 25th Color and Imaging Conference . IS&T; Lillehammer. 2017-09-11 - 2017-09-15.
  • George, Sony; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve; Linhares, João; MacDonald,, Lindsay; Montagner, Cristina; Nascimento, Sérgio M. C .; Picollo, Marcello; Pillay, Ruven Lucio Saravana; Vitorino, Tatiana; E. Webb, Keats. (2017) A Study of Spectral Imaging Acquisition and Processing for Cultural Heritage by. Digital Techniques for Documenting and Preserving Cultural Heritage.
  • Pitard, Gilles; Le Goïc, Gaëtan; Mansouri, Alamin; Favreliére, Hugues; Pillet, Maurice; George, Sony; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve. (2017) Robust Anomaly Detection Using Reflectance Transformation Imaging for Surface Quality Inspection. Image Analysis 20th Scandinavian Conference, SCIA 2017 Tromsø, Norway, June 12–14, 2017 Proceedings, Part I.
  • Sharma, Vivek; Hardeberg, Jon Yngve; George, Sony. (2017) RGB-NIR image enhancement by fusing bilateral and weighted least squares filters. Journal of Imaging Science and Technology. vol. 61 (4).