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Prof. Lee`s research team awarded ‘Lotfi Zadeh Best Paper Award’
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Prof. Lee’s research team (Dept. of Brain and Cognitive Engineering, Korea University) was awarded ‘Lotfi Zadeh Best Paper Award’ in IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics hosted by IEEE.

It was the first national scholar to be awarded ‘the Best Paper’.

His research team paper was chosen to be the best of all in terms of originality of study result and practicality in the 10th
International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics held in Guilin, China from July 10~13, 2011.

 

Among about 300 papers, the title of the best paper is Combination of Manual and Non-Manual Features for Sign Language Recognition Based on Conditional Random Field and Active Appearance Model.

This paper was appraised for its original methodology of combining of understanding from auto-analysis of the sign language carried out by hand movement and facial expression simultaneously, based on the machine learning techniques.

The first author of the paper, Dr. Heedeok Yang is currently serving as Assistant Professor at Dept. of Comupter Engineering, Chosun University.

http://www.etnews.com/201107140154

Source: July 15, 2011 etnews

 

 

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