Congratulations Dr. Zahra Karimaghaloo, winner of the CIPPRS Doctoral Dissertation Award 2014, and Yogesh Girdhar, 2014 Honourable Mention!
Dr. Karimaghaloo is a former PhD student under the supervision of Prof. Tal Arbel and Dr. Yogesh Girdhar was supervised by Prof. Gregory Dudek.
Their thesis titles appear below.
CIPPRS Doctoral Dissertation Award 2014
Dr. Zahra Karimaghaloo
Thesis: "Hierarchical Adaptive Voxel and Textural Conditional Random Field for Enhanced Pathology Segmentation"
CIPPRS Doctoral Dissertation Award 2014 Honourable Mention
Dr. Yogesh Girdhar
Thesis: "Unsupervised Semantic Perception, Summarization, and Autonomous Exploration for Robots in Unstructured Environments"
The Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society (CIPPRS) Doctoral Dissertation Award is given annually to the top PhD thesis in the areas covered by the Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV). You can find more information at www.cipprs.org/dissertation_award.html