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48 Awards were found.


  •  AWARD   CVPR 2007 Best Paper Runner Up of 1,300 submitted.
    Date: January 1, 2007
    Awarded to: Oncel Tuzel, Fatih Porikli and Peter Meer
    Awarded for: "Human Detection via Classification of Riemannian Manifolds"
    Awarded by: IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)
    Research Area: Machine Learning
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  •  AWARD   LoCA 2006 Best Presentation Award
    Date: May 1, 2006
    Awarded to: Christopher Wren and Emmanuel Munguia Tapia
    Awarded for: "Toward Scalable Activity Recognition for Sensor Networks"
    Awarded by: Second International Workshop in Location and Context-Awareness (LoCA)
    Brief
    • MERL researcher Christopher Wren received the Best Presentation award for his talk on "Toward Scalable Activity Recognition for Sensor Networks".
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  •  AWARD   Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Best 10 New Products Prize
    Date: January 1, 2006
    Awarded to: MERL Staff
    Awarded for: The Dome Projector
    Awarded by: Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun
    Research Area: Computer Vision
    Brief
    • The Dome Projector, which was developed by MERL staff and productized by Mitsubishi Electric, was recognized by Nikkan Kogyo Simbun's Best 10 New Products Prize.
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  •  AWARD   PerGames 2006 Best Paper Award
    Date: January 1, 2006
    Awarded to: Edward Tse, Saul Greenberg, Chia Shen and Clifton Forlines
    Awarded for: "Multimodal Multiplayer Tabletop Gaming"
    Awarded by: International Workshop on Pervasive Gaming Applications (PerGames)
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  •  AWARD   SEGD 2005 Best New Product
    Date: June 1, 2005
    Awarded to: MERL Staff
    Awarded for: MERL's Digital Merchandising technology
    Awarded by: Viaro (a Herman Miller company) at Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD)
    Brief
    • MERL's Digital Merchandising technology as presented by Viaro (a Herman Miller company) won the "Best New Product 2005" award at the annual conference of the Society for Environmental Graphic Design.
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  •  AWARD   Finalist in two international design competitions
    Date: April 1, 2005
    Awarded to: Diamond Help Team
    Awarded for: DiamondHelp: Collaborative Help for Networked Home Products
    Awarded by: Third International Conference on Appliance Design (3AD) and INDEX: Award 2005
    Brief
    • DiamondHelp was selected as a finalist for the international design competition associated with the Third International Conference on Appliance Design (3AD) and a finalist for the "INDEX: Award 2005" international design competition.
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  •  AWARD   Top 100 innovator under the age of 35 worldwide (TR35)
    Date: September 1, 2004
    Awarded to: Ramesh Raskar
    Awarded for: Large computer display systems that seamlessly combine images from multiple projectors.
    Awarded by: MIT Technology Review
    Research Area: Computer Vision
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  •  AWARD   ICIP 2004 Best Student Paper Award
    Date: January 1, 2004
    Awarded to: L. Xie, L. Kennedy, S.-F. Chang, A. Divakaran, H. Sun, and C.-Y. Lin
    Awarded for: "Discovering Meaningful Multimedia Patterns with Audio-Visual Concepts and Associated Text"
    Awarded by: IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP)
    MERL Contact: Huifang Sun
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