Congratulations to Dr. Mubarak Shah for receiving $41,500 from the Google Research Awards program for a project titled “Human Action Recognition in Untrimmed Realistic Videos”.
Congratulations to Dr. Joseph LaViola and his collaborators: the college has approved a new Research Cluster of Excellence called “Interactive Systems and User Experience”.
Congratulations to Dr. Charles Hughes for receiving the 2014 College Excellence in Research Award. Dr. Hughes will receive this award at the UCF Founder’s Day Honors Convocation, and will also be entered into the university-wide competition.
Congratulations to Dr. Hassan Foroosh for receiving the College Distinguished Researcher Award at the Associate Professor level. Dr. Foroosh was recognized for his many achievements, including being co-PI on the largest grant in UCF history (NASA GOLD).
From the Jetsons’ futurist maid, Rosey, to the Terminator and the Transformers, movies about the role smart robots can play in our lives have captured the imagination.
The TeachLivE system developed by Dr. Charles Hughes and his collaborators was featured twice this week in two local reports: