Recent VIP News

Kam Lai invited to the Kinect Demonstration at CVPR’12

May 8th, 2012

Kam Lai (ECE'12), an undergraduate student in the VIP lab, has been invited to the Kinect Demonstration at CVPR'12 on June 16, 2012 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Read the rest of this entry »

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Konrad and Ishwar help organize a CVPR-2012 workshop

February 10th, 2012

A workshop proposal "Motion and Change Detection Challenge" organized by Profs. Janusz Konrad and Prakash Iswhar jointly with Prof. Pierre-Marc Jodoin from the University of Sherbrooke, Canada, and Dr. Fatih... Read the rest of this entry »

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Meng Wang returns to Google for the summer

May 27th, 2011

PhD student Meng Wang returns to Google Research Labs, Mountainview CA for another summer of research.

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VIP students graduate

May 25th, 2011

Three VIP members, Geoffrey Brown, Yuecheng Shao, and Jiaxu Fu received their Master of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the 58-th College of Engineering Commencement ceremony held... Read the rest of this entry »

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Konrad featured in IEEE Signal Processing Magazine

April 30th, 2011

3-D seems to be all around us both literally, as we live in a true 3-D world, and figuratively, since 3-D entertainment has been taking by storm movie theaters, TV broadcasts... Read the rest of this entry »

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Konrad leads special issues on visual surveillance in IEEE journals

October 20th, 2010

Prof. Konrad, along with faculty from the University of Genova, University of London, Northwestern University and IBM staff leads a special issue on Video Analytics for Surveillance: Theory and Practice... Read the rest of this entry »

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Guo, Ishwar and Konrad recognized by paper award at AVSS-2010

September 15th, 2010

A novel framework for recognizing actions from video proposed by three VIP members,  PhD candidate Kai Guo, and Profs. Prakash Ishwar and Janusz Konrad, has won another award. The team's research... Read the rest of this entry »

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Guo, Ishwar and Konrad win 2010 ICPR SDHA contest

August 22nd, 2010

A VIP team composed of Ph.D. candidate Kai Guo, and Profs. Prakash Ishwar and Janusz Konrad won the "Aerial View Activity Classification Challenge" within the 2010 International Conference on Pattern... Read the rest of this entry »

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Kai Guo defends PhD dissertation prospectus

June 8th, 2010

On June 7, 2010, Kai Guo, PhD candidate working under supervision of Profs. Ishwar and Konrad, successfully defended a PhD dissertation prospectus entitled "Action Recognition on Covariance Manifolds" in front... Read the rest of this entry »

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MS students Jamie, Elena, and Huan-Yu graduate

May 19th, 2010

Three VIP members, Jamie Martini, Elena Zorn, and Huan-Yu Wu, received their Master of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the 57-th College of Engineering Commencement ceremony held... Read the rest of this entry »

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