PhD Thesis (2014) by Yachna Sharma “Surgical Skill Assessment Using Motion Texture analysis”

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 Posted in Medical, PhD, Yachna Sharma | No Comments »

Thesis title: Surgical Skill Assessment Using Motion Texture analysis Yachna Sharma, Ph. D. Candidate, ECE http://users.ece.gatech.edu/~ysharma3/ Committee: Prof. Irfan Essa (advisor), College of Computing Prof. Mark A. Clements (co-advisor), School of Electrical and Computer Engineering Prof. ... Read more..

PhD Thesis (2014) by S. Hussain Raza “Temporally Consistent Semantic Segmentation in Videos

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 Posted in Computational Photography and Video, PhD, S. Hussain Raza | No Comments »

Title : Temporally Consistent Semantic Segmentation in Videos S. Hussain Raza, Ph. D. Candidate in ECE (https://sites.google.com/site/shussainraza5/) Committee: Prof. Irfan Essa (advisor), School of Interactive Computing Prof. David Anderson (co-advisor), School of Electrical and ... Read more..

PhD Thesis by Zahoor Zafrulla “Automatic recognition of American Sign Language Classifiers

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 Posted in Affective Computing, Behavioral Imaging, Face and Gesture, PhD, Thad Starner, Zahoor Zafrulla | No Comments »

Title: Automatic recognition of American Sign Language Classifiers Zahoor Zafrulla School of Interactive Computing College of Computing Georgia Institute of Technology http://www.cc.gatech.edu/grads/z/zahoor/ Committee: Dr. Thad Starner (Advisor, School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Tech) Dr. Irfan Essa (Co-Advisor, School ... Read more..

Paper in IBSI 2014 conference entitled “Automated Surgical OSATS Prediction from Videos”

Monday, April 28th, 2014 Posted in Behavioral Imaging, Health Systems, Medical, Papers, Thomas Ploetz, Yachna Sharma | No Comments »

[bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2014-Sharma-ASOPFV] Abstract The assessment of surgical skills is an essential part of medical training. The prevalent manual evaluations by expert surgeons are time consuming and often their outcomes vary substantially ... Read more..

Computational Journalist Nick Diakopoulos Appointed Assistant Professor at Philip Merrill College of Journalism, U of Maryland

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 Posted in Computational Journalism, In The News, Nick Diakopoulos | No Comments »

Congratulations to my Ph. D. Student Nicholas Diakopoulos and best wishes on his new position. COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Computational journalist Nicholas A. Diakopoulos will be the newest assistant professor at ... Read more..