Mariano Rivera




1.          Víctor H. Flores and Mariano Rivera, Estimation of the phase step between two fringe patterns based on the Gram–Schmidt algorithm, Optical Engineering, 59(5), 053102 (2020).

2.          Víctor H. Flores, Alan Reyes-Figueroa, César Carrillo-Delgado, Mariano Rivera; Two-step phase shifting algorithms: Where are we? Optics & Laser Technology, 126 (2020).

3.          Víctor H. Flores and Mariano Rivera; Robust two-step phase estimation using the Simplified Lissajous Ellipse Fitting method with Gabor Filters Bank preprocessing; Optics Communications, 461 (2020)

4.          Hernandez-Lopez, F.J., Trejo-Sánchez, J.A. & Rivera, M. Panorama construction using binary trees. Signal, Image and Video Processing (SIViP), (2020) doi:10.1007/s11760-019-01616-z

5.          M. T. Orvañanos-Guerrero, C N Sánchez, M Rivera, M Acevedo, R Velazquez, “Gradient Descent-Based Optimization Method of a Four-Bar Mechanism Using Fully Cartesian Coordinates,” Applied Sciences, 9(19), pp 4115, (2019).

6.          Mariano Rivera, “Robust fringe pattern analysis method for transient phenomena,” Optics and Lasers in Engineering, Vol. 108, 19-27 (Sept. 2019).

7.          F. Hernandez-Lopez, M. Rivera, A. Salazar-Garibay, and R. Legarda-Saenz; “Comparison of multi-hardware parallel implementations for a phase unwrapping algorithm,” Opt. Eng. 57(4), 043113 (April 2018) doi:10.1117/1.OE.57.4.043113

8.          Uran Ferizi, Benoit Scherrer, Torben Schneider, Mohammad Alipoor, Odin Eufracio, Rutger H.J. Fick, Rachid Deriche, Markus Nilsson, Ana K. Loya-Olivas, Mariano Rivera, Dirk H. J. Poot, Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares, Jose L. Marroquin, Ariel Rokem, Christian Pötter, Robert F. Dougherty, Ken Sakaie, Claudia Wheeler-Kingshott, Simon K. Warfield, Thomas Witzel, Lawrence L. Wald, José G. Raya, Daniel C. Alexander, “Diffusion MRI microstructure models with in vivo human brain Connectom data: results from a multi-group comparison,” NMR in Biomedicine, 30(9), pp e3734,  (2017).  doi: 10.1002/nbm.3734

9.          Omar Ocegueda, Oscar Dalmau, Eleftherios Garyfallidis, Maxime Descoteaux, and Mariano Rivera; “On the Computation of Integral Over Fixed-size Rectangles of Arbitrary Dimension,” 79, 62-72, Pattern Recognition Letters, 2016,

10.       Mariano Rivera, Oscar Dalmau, Adonai Gonzalez and Francisco Hernandez-Lopez; “Two-step fringe pattern analysis with a Gabor filter bank,” Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 85, 29-37, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2016.04.014

11.       Oscar Dalmau, Mariano Rivera, Adonai Gonzalez, “Phase shift estimation in interferograms with unknown phase step,” Optics Communications, 372(1), 37-43, 2016. ISSN 0030-4018,

12.       12.Ramon Aranda, Alonso Ramirez and Mariano Rivera; “Sparse and Adaptive Diffusion Dictionary (SADD) for Recovering Intra-voxel White Matter Structure,” Medical Image Analysis, 26(1), 243–255, 2015. DOI:10.1016/

13.       Francisco Madrigal, Jean B. Hayet and Mariano Rivera; “Motion priors for multiple target visual tracking,” Machine Vision and Applications, Machine Vision and Applications, 26(2-3) 141-160, 2015. DOI: 10.1007/s00138-015-0662-5.

14.       Oscar Dalmau, Mariano Rivera and Adonai Gonzalez; Weighted Robust Basis Function for Phase Unwrapping, Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 69, 13-19, 2015. DOI 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2015.01.010

15.       Adonai Gonzalez, Mariano Rivera, Manuel Servin, Ricardo Legarda-Saenz, Oscar Dalmau and Amalia Martinez; Synchronous phase demodulation algorithm for conic carrier Hartmann topographer, Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 67, 157-162, 2015.

16.       Mariano Rivera, Francisco Hernandez-Lopez, Adonai Gonzalez, Phase Unwrapping by Accumulation of Residual Maps, Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 64, 51-58, 2015.

17.       R. Legarda-Saenz, C. Brito-Loeza, M. Rivera and A. Espinosa-Romero, Variational method for integrating radial gradient field, Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 63, 53-57, 2014.

18.       A. R. Aranda, M. Rivera and A. Ramirez-Manzanares, A flocking based method for Brain Tractography, Medical Image Analysis, 18(3), 515-530, 2014

19.       A. Daducci, E. Jorge Canales-Rodrıguez, M. Descoteaux, E. Garyfallidis, Y. C. Gur, Y. Lin, M. Mani, S. Merlet, M. Paquette, A. Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Reisert, P. Reis Rodrigues, F. Sepehrband, J. Choupan, R. Deriche, G. Menegaz, V. Prckovska, M. Rivera, Y. Wiaux, J. P. Thiran, Quantitative comparison of reconstruction methods for intra-voxel fiber recovery from diffusion MRI, IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging. 33(2) 384-399, 2014.

20.       F. J. Hernandez-Lopez, M. Rivera, Change Detection by Probabilistic Segmentation from Monocular View, Machine Vision and Applications, 25(5), 1175-1195, 2013.

21.       F. J. Hernandez-Lopez, M. Rivera, AVScreen: a Real-Time video augmentation method, Journal of Real-Time Image Processing, 2013.

22.       S. Balocco, C. Gatta, F. Ciompi, A. Wahle, P. Radeva, S. Carlier, G. Unal, E. Sanidas, F. Mauri, X Carillo, T. Kovarnik, C-W Wang, H-C Chen, T. P. Exarchos, D. I. Fotiadis, F. Destrempes, G.  Cloutier, O. Pujol, M. Alberti, E. G. Mendizabal-Ruiz, M. Rivera, T. Aksoy, R. W. Downe, I. A Kakadiaris, Standardized evaluation methodology and reference database for evaluating IVUS image segmentation, Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, 32(2) 70-90, 2013.

23.       E. G. Mendizabal-Ruiz, M. Rivera, I. A. Kakadiaris, Segmentation of the luminal border in intravascular ultrasound B-mode images using a probabilistic approach, Medical Image Analysis, 17, 649–670, 2013.

24.       Francisco Madrigal, Jean-Bernard Hayet, Mariano Rivera, Color and motion-based particle filter target tracking in a network of overlapping cameras with multi-threading and GPGPU, Acta Universitaria, Universidad de Guanajuato, 23(1) 9-16, 2013.

25.       M. Rivera, O. Dalmau, W. Mio and A. Ramirez-Manzanares, Spatial Sampling for Image Segmentation, The Computer Journal, 55(3), 313-324, 2012, ISSN 0010-4620,

26.       M. Rivera and O. Dalmau, Variational Viewpoint  of the Quadratic Markov Measure Field Models: Theory and Algorithms, IEEE Trans. Image Process. 31(3), 1246-1257, 2012. ISSN: 1057-7149.

27.       Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares, Mariano Rivera, Pierre Kornprobst and Francois Lauze, Variational multi-valued velocity field estimation for transparent sequences, Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision, 40(3), 285-304, 2011. ISSN: 0924-9907

28.       Oscar Dalmau and Mariano Rivera, Alpha Markov Measure Field model for probabilistic image segmentation, Theoretical Computer Science, 412(15), 1434-1441, 2011. ISSN: 0304-3975.

29.       Oscar Dalmau Cedeño, Mariano Rivera, Teresa Alarcón: Bayesian Scheme for Interactive Colourization, Recolourization and Image/Video Editing. Comput. Graph. Forum 29(8): 2372-2386, 2010.  ISSN: 0167-7055,

30.       Javier-Flavio Vigueras, Mariano Rivera: Registration and interactive planar segmentation for stereo images of polyhedral scenes. Pattern Recognition 43(2): 494-505, 2010, ISSN: 0031-3203

31.       C. Angulo, J.L. Marroquin and M. Rivera, “Bayesian Segmentation of Range Images of Polyhedral Objects using Entropy Controlled Quadratic Markov Measure Field Models”, Applied Optics, 47, 4106-4115, 2008. ISSN: 1559-128X,

32.       O. Dalmau, M. Rivera and R. Legarda-Saenz, Fast phase recovering from a single closed fringe pattern, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, 15(6) ,1361-1370 (2008). ISSN: 1084-7529,

33.       M. Rivera, O. Ocegeda and J. L. Marroquin, Entropy-Controlled Quadratic Markov Measure Field Models for Efficient Image Segmentation, IEEE Trans. on Image Process., vol 16.(12), 3047-3057, 2007.

34.       A. Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Rivera, B. Vemuri, P. Carney and T. Mareci, "Diffusion Basis Functions Decomposition for Estimating White Matter Intra-voxel Fiber," IEEE Trans. on Medical Imaging, 26(8), 1091-1102, 2007.

35.       R. Legarda-Saénz and M. Rivera, Fast half-quadratic regularized phase tracking for non-normalized, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, 23(11), 2724-2731 (2006). 

36.       A. Ramirez-Manzanares and M. Rivera, Basis Tensor Decomposition for Restoring Intra-Voxel Structure, International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), Special Issue on Variational, Geometric and Level Set Methods, 69, (1) 77-92, (2006).

37.       M. Rivera, R. Bizuet, A. Martinez and J. A. Rayas, “Out of Step Phase Shifting,” Optics Express 14, 3204-3213 (2006)

38.       C. Galvan and M. Rivera, "Second-order robust regularization cost function for detecting and reconstructing phase discontinuities," Applied Optics, 45, 353-359. 2006.

39.       A. Guerrero, J.L. Marroquin and M. Rivera, "Adaptive monogenic filtering and normalization of ESPI fringe patterns," Optics Letters, Vol. 30, No. 22, 2005

40.       M. Rivera, “Robust phase demodulation of interferograms with open or closed fringes,” JOSA A, 22(6), 1170-1175, 2005.

41.       M. Rivera and J.L. Marroquin, "Half-Quadratic Regularization Functional for Phase Unwrapping," Optics Letters, 29, 5, 504-506, 2004.

42.       M. Rivera and J.L. Marroquin, "Efficient half-quadratic regularization with granularity control," Journal of Image and Vision Computing, 21(4), 345-357, 2003.

43.       M. Rivera and J.L. Marroquin, “Adaptive rest condition potentials: first and second order edge-preserving regularization,” Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 88, 76-93, 2002

44.       Legarda-Saenz R, Rivera M. Rodríguez-Vera R., Quadratic cost functional for wave-front reconstruction, Applied Optics, vol 41, no. 8, pp 1515-1521, Marzo 2002.

45.       J.L. Marroquin, F. Velazco, M. Rivera and M. Nakamura, Gauss-Markov Measure Field Models for Low-Level Vision, IEEE Trans. on PAMI, 23, 4, 337-348, 2001.

46.       M. Rivera,  J.L. Marroquin , S. Botello and M. Servin, "A robust spatio-temporal quadrature filter for multi-phase stepping," Applied Optics, 39, 2, 284-292, 2000

47.       R. Legarda-Saénz, M. Rivera, R. Rodríguez-Vera and G. Trujillo-Schiaffino "Robust wavefront estimation procedure from multiple directional derivatives," Optics Letters, 25, 16, 1089-1091, 2000.

48.       J.L. Marroquin , M. Rivera, S. Botello, R. Rodriguez-Vera and M. Servin, "Regularization methods for processing fringe pattern images" Appl. Opt., 38,5: 788-794, 1999.

49.       R. Legarda-Saénz, R. Rodriguez-Vera and M. Rivera "Nonparaxial method for computing the gradient field of a wavefront using moire deflectometry," Opt. Comm., 160, 214-218, 1999.

50.       S. Botello, J.L. Marroquin and M. Rivera, "Multigrid algorithms for processing fringe pattern images", Appl. Opt., 37, 32; 7587-7595, 1998.

51.       M. Rivera, J.L. Marroquin, M. Servin and R. Rodriguez-Vera, "Fast Algorithm for Integrating Inconsistent Gradient Fields," Applied Optics, 36, 8381-8390, 1997.

52.       M. Rivera, R. Rodriguez-Vera and J L. Marroquin, "Robust Procedure for Fringe Analysis," Applied Optics, 36, 8391-8396, 1997.

53.       J.L. Marroquin and M. Rivera "Quadratic Regularization Functional for Phase Unwrapping," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, 12, 11, pp. 2393-2400, 1995.


Conference Proceedings


1.     Octavio Renteria-Vidales, Juan Carlos Cuevas-Tello, Alan Reyes-Figueroa and Mariano Rivera. ModuleNet: A Convolutional Neural Network for Stereo Vision, Proc. MCPR 2020.

2.     Alan Reyes and Mariano Rivera, Deep neural networks for fringe pattern filtering, In Book of abstracts 19th ISOT, 2018.

3.     María T. Orvañanos, C. N. Sánchez, O Dávalos, M. Rivera, R. Velázquez and M. Acevedo, “Optimizing shaking force and shaking moment using projected gradient descent,” Proc. 4th Int. Conf. Nanotechnology for Instrumentation and Measurement (NANOFIM 18), 2018.

4.     Ana Karen Loya-Olivas and Mariano Rivera, Linear Acceleration of SADD Method for Three Compartments, Proc. Intl. Soc. Mag. Reson. Med. 24 (2016); 2072.

5.     Omar Ocegueda, Eleftherios Garyfallidis, Maxime Descoteaux, Mariano Rivera. An algorithm and quantitative evaluation framework for registration of multi-modal brain MRI. Proc. Intl. Soc. Mag. Reson. Med. 23 (2015); 06/2015

6.     Ramon Aranda, Mariano Rivera, Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares, Recovering Detailed Intra-voxel White Matter Structure by using an Adaptive Diffusion Dictionary. Proc. Intl. Soc. Mag. Reson. Med. 23 (2015); 06/2015

7.     Ana Karen Loya-Olivas, Mariano Rivera, Ramon Aranda, LASADD: Linear Acceleration Method for Adapting Diffusion Dictionaries, Proc. Intl. Soc. Mag. Reson. Med. 23 (2015); 06/2015

8.     Omar Ocegueda and Mariano Rivera, Multi-tensor field spectral segmentation for white matter fiber bundle classification, in Proc. Int. Sym. Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), 2013. pp 262 – 265, 2013. ISSN 1945-7928, DOI 10.1109/ISBI.2013.6556462

9.     Ramon Aranda, Mariano Rivera and Alonso Ramırez-Manzanares, Self-oriented diffusion basis functions for white matter structure estimation, in Proc Int. Sym. Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), pp. 1138 – 1141, 2013. ISSN 1945-7928, DOI 10.1109/ISBI.2013.6556680

10.  Alonso Ramırez-Manzanares, Ramon Aranda, Mariano Rivera and Omar Ocegueda, Diffusion Basis Functions on Spatially Regularized DW-MRI, in Hardi Reconstruction Contest Workshop 2012, ISBI 2012.

11.  Francisco Madrigal, Mariano Rivera, Jean-Bernard Hayet, Multiple Target Tracking with Motion Priors. MICAI (2) 2011: 407-418, ISSN: 0302-9743

12.  Jonathan Rafael-Patiño, Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares and Mariano Rivera, Estimation of anisitropic water diffusion indexes on axon bundle crossing, IEEE Proc MICAI, 196-201, 2011

13.  Francisco Madrigal, Mariano Rivera, Jean-Bernard Hayet, Learning and Regularizing Motion Models for Enhancing Particle Filter-Based Target Tracking. PSIVT (2) 2011: 287-298, ISSN: 0302-9743

14.  Ramón Aranda, Mariano Rivera, Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares: Improved Diffusion Basis Functions Fitting and Metric Distance for Brain Axon Fiber Estimation. PSIVT (2) 2011: 36-4, ISSN: 0302-9743

15.  Alfonso Alba, Edgar Arce Santana, Mariano Rivera: Optical Flow Estimation with Prior Models Obtained from Phase Correlation. ISVC (1), LNCS 6353, 2010: 417-426. ISSN: 0302-9743

16.  Félix Calderón, Mariano Rivera: One Trilateral Filter Based on Surface Normal. MICAI (1), LNAI 6437, 2010: 301-311. ISSN: 0302-9743

17.  Francisco Hernandez-Lopez and Mariano Rivera, Binary Segmentation of Video Sequences in Real Time, in Advances in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Proc. MICAI 2010, 163--168. 8-13 Nov. Pachuca Mex, .2010. IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos CA.

18.  Oscar Dalmau Cedeño, Mariano Rivera: Beta-Measure for Probabilistic Segmentation. MICAI (1), LNAI 6437, 2010: 312-324. ISSN: 0302-9743

19.  Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares, Abel Palafox-Gonzalez, Mariano Rivera: Robust Spatial Regularization and Velocity Layer Separation for Optical Flow Computation on Transparent Sequences. MICAI (1), LNAI 6437, 2010: 325-336. ISSN: 0302-9743

20.  Ramón Aranda, Mariano Rivera, Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares, Manzar Ashtari, James C. Gee: Massive Particles for Brain Tractography. MICAI (1), LNIA 6437. 2010: 446-457. ISSN: 0302-9743

21.  Rogelio Salinas-Gutiérrez, Arturo Hernández-Aguirre, Mariano J.J. Rivera-Meraz and Enrique R. Villa-Diharce. Supervised Probabilistic Classification based on Gaussian Copulas, Proc. MICAI 2010, LNIA 6437, 2010:  104-115, ISSN: 0302-9743

22.  Mariano Rivera, Oscar Dalmau and Washington Mio, Spatial Sampling for Image Segmentation, Computer  and Information Sciences (ISCIS 2010) LNEE vol 62, 309-314, 2010. ISSN: 1876-1100

23.  Oscar Dalmau and Mariano Rivera, A General Bayesian Markov Random Field Model for Probabilistic Image Segmentation,  Combinatorial Image Analysis (IWCIA 2009), LNCS 5852/2009, 149-161, 2009. ISSN: 0302-9743

24.  Alonso Ramirez-Manzanares, Mariano Rivera and James Gee, Denoising Intra-voxel Axon Fiber Orientations by Means of ECQMMF Method, Proc. MICAI, LNCS Vol 5845, 303-312, 2009.

25.  A. Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Rivera, and J. C. Gee., Depicting axon fibers on a diffusion phantom by means of hybrid DBF-DT data. In Wshp of Diffusion Models, 1-4, 2009

26.  Mariano Rivera, Oscar Dalmau Cedeno, Josue Tago, Image segmentation by convex quadratic programming, ICPR 2008: 1-5. ISSN: 1051-4651

27.  Gerardo Mendizabal-Ruiz, Mariano Rivera and Ioannis A. Kakadiaris "A probabilistic segmentation method for IVUS images", IEEE Conf. Comp. Vision and Pattern Recog., (CVPR'08), 1-8, 2008. ISSN: 1063-6919

28.  F. Calderon, U. Ruiz and M. Rivera, "Surface-Normal Estimation with Neighborhood Reorganization for 3D Reconstruction," L. Rueda, D. Mery, and J. Kittler (Eds.): CIARP 2007, LNCS 4756, 321–330, 2007.

29.  Mariano Rivera and Pedro P. Mayorga, "Quadratic Markovian Probability Fields for Image Binary Segmentation," Computer Vision 2007, ICCV2007, Wrkshp on Interactive Computer Vision (ICV'07), 1-8, 2007. ISSN: 1550-5499.

30.  Oscar Dalmau-Cedeño, Mariano Rivera and Pedro P. Mayorga, "Computing the Alpha-Channel with Probabilistic Segmentation for Image Colorization," Computer Vision, 2007. ICCV 2007. IEEE 11th International Conference on Proc. Workshop in Interactive Computer Vision (ICV'07), 1-7, 2007.

31.  A. Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Rivera, P. Kornprobst and F. Lauze. A Variational Approach for Multi-Valued Velocity Field Estimation in Transparent Sequences. In Proc. 1st International Conference on Scale Space and Variational Methods in Computer Vision. LNCS 4485, pp. 227-238. May. Ischia, Italy, 2007.

32.  Justino Ramírez, Mariano Rivera, Arturo Hernandez-Aguirre, "Shake — Regicide: A New Heuristic for the Diversity Control of Evolutionary Algorithms," MICAI, pp. 39-48, 2007 Sixth Mexican International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Special Session, 2007,

33.  * J. Ramírez and M. Rivera, "Probabilistic Rules for Automatic Texture Segmentation," in Proc MICAI 2006, LNCS 4294, 778-788, 2006.

34.  M. Rivera, “Half-quadratic regularization for interferograms analysis,” Fifth Symposium Optics in Industry, Proc. de SPIE 6046, 604-610, February 2006.

35.  A. Ramirez-Manzanares and  M. Rivera, "Basis Pursuit based algorithm for intra-voxel recovering information in DW-MR," Proc. ENC 2005, Mexico, 152-157, 2005. Artículo con estudiante Ramirez-Manzanares.

36.  M. Rivera, "Phase Demodulation Of Interferograms With Open Or Closed Fringes" In Proc. Laser Metrology, SPIE vol 5776, 665-671, Yucatan Mexico, 2005.

37.  R. Legarda-Saenz and M. Rivera, "New Improvements of the Regularized Phase Tracking Technique for the Processing of Non-Normalized Fringe Patterns," In Proc. Laser Metrology, SPIE vol 5776, 692-698, Yucatan Mexico, 2005

38.  * M. Rivera, O. Ocegeda and J.L. Marroquin, "Entropy controlled Gauss-Markov random measure fields for early vision," in Procc VLSM 2005, N. Paragios et al. (Eds.), LNCS 3752, pp. 137–148, 2005. Springer-Berlin Heidelberg, Beijing China.

39.  A. Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Rivera, B. Vemuri and T. Mareci, “Basis functions for estimating intravoxel structure in DW-MRI,” 2004, in Proceedings of Medical Imaging Conference 2004 (MIC 2004), Rome Italy, 2004, 4207-4211 October  (2004). Artículo con estudiante Ramirez-Manzanares.

40.  M. Rivera and J.C. Gee, “Two level MRF models for image segmentation and restoration,” British machine Vision Conference 2004 (BMVC 2004), London U.K.  Septembre 2004,  809-818.

41.  A. Ramirez-Manzanares and M. Rivera “Brain nerve boundless estimation by restoring and filtering intra-voxel information in DT-MRI,” Second Workshop on Variational and Level Sets Methods (VLSM 2003), Nice France, October 2003. 71-80 (Distinción: Best Student Paper).

42.  * Rivera M., Gee J.C., Image segmentation by flexible models based on robust regularized networks, en Procc. 7a. European Conference on Computer Vision 2002 (ECCV’02), Copenhagen, Denmark, A. Hyden, G. Sparr, M. Nielsen, P. Johansen Eds. Springer LNCS 2352 pp 621-634, Mayo 2002.

43.  * Rivera M., Marroquin J.L., Adaptive rest condition potentials: a second order edge-preserving regularization, en Procc. 7a. European Conference on Computer Vision 2002 (ECCV’02), Copenhagen, Denmark, A. Hyden, G. Sparr, M. Nielsen, P. Johansen Eds., Springer LNCS 2350 pp 113-127, Mayo 2002. 

44.  R. Rodriguez-Vera, J.A. Rayas, J.L. Marroquin, M. Rivera, J.A. Quiroga, “Real discontinuity preservation algorithm for ESPI fracture measuring,” Third International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Proceedings of SPIE vol. 4537, 269-272, Beijing, China 15-17 October 2002.

45.  C. Galván and M. Rivera, Second Order Edge-preserving Regularized Functional for Recovering Discontinuous Phase Maps in Fringe Patterns with Carrier. 7th International Symposium on Laser Metrology Applied to Science, Industry and Everyday Life, Invited Paper, Proceedings of SPIE vol. 4900, 1225-1230, Novosibirsk, Russia 9-13 Sep 2002 (INVITED PAPER).

46.  Gee, J.C., Alexander, D.C., Rivera, M., Duda, J.  Non-rigid registration of diffusion tensor MRI data.  IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, Washington D.C., IEEE Press, 477-480, Jul 2002.

47.  Rivera M., Gee J.C., A novel spatial interaction for Bayesian image segmentation and restoration, en Procc. de la Medical Imaging 2002 Image Processing, M. Sonka y J.M. Fitzpatrick Eds., SPIE 4684, pp 94-102,  February, 2002

48.  M. Rivera and J.L. Marroquin, "The adaptive rest-condition spring system: an edge-preserving regularization technique," in Procc. of the IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Processing (ICIP-2000), IEEE Signal Processing Society, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Vol. II, 805-807, Sept. 2000.

49.  M. Rivera and J.L. Marroquin, "Half-Quadratic cost functional for phase unwrapping," in Book of Abstracts of the Applied Optics and Opto-Electronic Conf. on Image Processing (FASIG 2000), Institute of Physics, Loughborough, UK, Sept. 2000,

50.  M. Montoya-Hernandez, M. Rivera, D. Malacara-Hernandez and M. Servin, "A new wavefront representation for large wavefront slopes in radial GRIN rods," Interferometry’99: Techniques and Technologies. M. Kujawinska and M. Takeda, Eds., Proc. SPIE 3745,  25-31, 1999. Poland.

51.  J.L. Marroquin, M. Rivera, S. Botello, M. Servin and R. Rodriguez-Vera, “Regularization methods for processing fringe pattern images”, Laser Interferometry IX: Techniques and Analysis. M. Kujawinska, G.M. Brown and M. Takeda Eds. Proc. SPIE 3478, 26-36 1998.

52.  J.L. Marroquin, S. Botello and M. Rivera, “Adaptive quantization and filtering using Gauss-Markov measure field models’’, Proc. SPIE 3459, SPIE Conference on Bayesian Inference for Inverse Problems, 238-249, 1998.

53.  D. C. Jimenez, M. Chacon and M. Rivera, “Frequency domain model of an error criterion for image noise reduction,” en Advances in Systems, Signals, Control and Computers, Ed. V. B. Bajic, Voll II., 147-150, 1998.

54.  M. Rivera and con M. Servin and J. L. Marroquin, “Fourier Transform Technique for Phase Unwrapping with Minimized Boundary Effects,” en Laser Interferometry VI: Techniques and Analysis, Proc. SPIE Vol. 2860, pp 54-60, Denver, CO (1996).

55.  M. Rivera, J. Garcia, D. Malacara and J. L. Marroquin, “A Shack-Fizeau interferometer and some methods to process their aspheric wavefront interferograms using a CCD detector,” Proc. SPIE Vol. 2730, pp 359-362, Guanajuato, Mexico (1995).



Edited Books


1.     Bräunl, Th., McCane, B., Rivera, M., Yu, X. (Eds.), Image and Video Technology, Proc. 7th Pacific-Rim Symposium, PSIVT 2015, Auckland, New Zealand, November 25-27, 2015, Revised Selected Papers, LNCS 9431. Subseries: Image Processing, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Graphics. Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. eBook ISBN 978-3-319-29451-3; DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-29451-3; Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-29450-6

2.     Klette, Reinhard; Rivera, Mariano; Satoh, Shin`ichi (Eds.), Image and Video Technology, Proc. 6th Pacific-Rim Symposium, PSIVT 2013, Guanajuato, Mexico, October 28-November 1, 2013, Series LNCS 8333, Subseries: Image Processing, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Graphics.



Book Chapters


1.     Salinas-Gutiérrez, Rogelio and Hernández-Aguirre, Arturo and Rivera-Meraz, Mariano and Villa-Diharce, Enrique, Using Gaussian Copulas in Supervised Probabilistic Classification, Soft Computing for Intelligent Control and Mobile Robotics, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Eds. Castillo, Oscar and Kacprzyk, Janusz and Pedrycz, Witold , Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 355-372, Vol 318, 2011

2.     J.L. Marroquin and M. Rivera, "Probalilistic Methods for Low-level Vision," in The Handbook of Brain Theory and Neural Networks, Second Edition, M.A. Arbib Ed., The MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2003.



Technical Reports


1.     25.06.2010, I-10-06 (CC). Mariano Rivera and Oscar Dalmau. Quadratic Programming for Probabilistic Image Segmentation. Tech. Report.

2.     09.02.2009, I-09-01 (CC). M. Rivera and O. Dalmau. Convex Quadratic Programming for Image Segmentation . Tech. Report.

3.     0.12.2007, I-07-15 (CC), Mariano Rivera & Pedro P. Mayorga, “Comparative Study on Quadratic Markovian Probability Fields for Image Binary Segmentation”. Tech. Report.

4.     13.12.2007, I-07-17 (CC), Gerardo Mendizaval-Ruiz, Mariano Rivera & Ioannis A. Kakadiaris, “A Probabilistic Segmentation Method for IVUS Images”. Tech. Report.

5.     11.06.2007, I-07-09 (CC), Carlos Angulo, José L. Marroquín & Mariano Rivera, “Bayesian Segmentation of Range Images of Polyhedra Objects Using Entropy Controlled Quadratic Markov Measure Field Models”. Tech. Report.

6.     Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Rivera, P. Kornprobst and F. Luzse,  Multi-Valued Motion Fields Estimation for Transparent Sequences with a Variational Approach”, 22.06.2006, I-06-12 (CC/CIMAT). Tech. Report.

7.     A. Ramirez-Manzanares, M. Rivera, B. Vemuri,  and T. Mareci, Basis functions for estimating intra-voxel structure in DW-MRI.”, I-04-10/18-10-2004 (CC/CIMAT)

8.     Mariano Rivera, José Luis Marroquín,  Adaptive Rest Condition Potentials : First and Second Order Edge-Preserving Regularization”, I-02-22/21-10-2002 (CC/CIMAT)

9.     Mariano Rivera Meraz, JoséLuis Marroquín, “Efficient Half-Quadratic Regularization with Granularity Control”, I-01-07/05-06-2001 (CC/CIMAT)



National Proccedings (Español)


1.   C. Galván y M. Rivera,  “Determinación de la Fracción de Franja en Calibración de Bloques Patrón Mediante Regularización Robusta,” Memorias Simposio de Metrología 2001, Santiago de Querétaro, México, Mayo 30-31 2001.

2.   J. Ramírez-Ortegón, M. Rivera y C. Montes de Oca, “Selección automática de rasgos para segmentación de texturas basado en minería de datos,” 3er. Encentro internacional de ciencias de la computación (ENC’01), Aguascalientes, México, 2001, 449-457

3.   A. Muñoz y M. Rivera, “Medición robusta de líneas graduadas utilizando un sistema de visión,” 3er. Encentro internacional de ciencias de la computación (ENC’01), Aguascalientes, México, pp. 449-458, 2001, 509-518.

4.   M. Rivera y J. Aguirre, "Un Algoritmo para la Extracción de Características de Formas en Tiempo Real," Memoria del congreso, Procc. en IEEE MEXICON'92, (1992).

5.   M. Rivera y P. Márquez, "Diseño e Implantación de Servidores No-reentrantes para el núcleo multitarea ATLAS," Memoria del la XIV Reunión Académica de Ingeniería Electrónica: Electro 92, pp. 17-25 (1992).

6.   M. Rivera y P. Márquez, "Núcleo Multitarea para MS-DOS," Memoria del la XIII Reunión Académica de Ingeniería Electrónica: Electro 91, pp. 103-114 (1991).

7.   M. Rivera y P. Márquez, "Resolviendo Ecuaciones de Reacciones Químicas con Prolog," Memoria del la XII Reunión Académica de Ingeniería Electrónica: Electro 90, pp 41-49 (1990).