Awards · Faculty

Karen Liu (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Karen Liu of School of Interactive Computing was awarded the Google Faculty Research Award for 2017. Her project is entitled “Closing the “Reality Gap”: A Machine Learning Approach to Contact Modeling” and aims to accurately compute contact states (sticking, sliding, or breaking) and contact forces such that the simulated results match the real world phenomena.… Continue reading Karen Liu (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Seminars

ML@GT Seminar by Yao Xie on “Change-point detection meets machine learning”

ML@GT Seminar, part of the IRIM/ML@GT Seminar Series Speaker: Yao Xie (H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, GA Tech) Location: Marcus Nanotechnology 1117-1118(Map) Date/Time: March 15, 2017, 12:00n – 1:00pm (Lunch at 11:30am) Title: Change-point detection meets machine learning Abstract: Change-point detection is a classic statistical framework for detecting a change in the… Continue reading ML@GT Seminar by Yao Xie on “Change-point detection meets machine learning”

Awards · Faculty

Yao Xie (ISyE) Awarded Prestigious NSF CAREER Award for 2017

Congrats to Professor Yao Xie from ISyE for being awarded the NSF Career Award for 2017. Yao Xie, an assistant professor in Georgia Tech’s Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE), has been awarded a CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The CAREER award is NSF’s most prestigious award in support of… Continue reading Yao Xie (ISyE) Awarded Prestigious NSF CAREER Award for 2017

Oppurtunities

NSF Program on “Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X)”

NSF has a new program solicitation on “Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X)” due Spet 15, 2017 (announcement here). The Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X) program supports fundamental research at the intersection of mind, machine and motor. A distinguishing characteristic of the program is an integrated treatment of human intent, perception, and behavior in… Continue reading NSF Program on “Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X)”

Oppurtunities

DoD Program on “Utilizing Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Medical Training Needs (MACH Learning) Award

DoD has a new solicitation on “Utilizing Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Medical Training Needs (MACH Learning) Award” by Department of Defense Defense Health Program Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Defense Medical Research and Development Program Joint Program Committee-1 (JPC-1) – Medical Simulation and Information Sciences Research Program (MSIS). Pre-Application: February 3, 2017 Extramural Application:… Continue reading DoD Program on “Utilizing Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Medical Training Needs (MACH Learning) Award