Funding (2011) NSF (1146352) “EAGER: Linguistic Task Transfer for Humans and Cyber Systems”

Thursday, September 1st, 2011 Posted in Activity Recognition, Mike Stilman, NSF, Robotics | No Comments »

EAGER: Linguistic Task Transfer for Humans and Cyber Systems (Mike Stillman, Irfan Essa) NSF/RI This project, investigating formal languages as a general methodology for task transfer between distinct cyber-physical systems such ... Read more..

Funding (2011): NSF (1059362): “II-New: Motion Grammar Laboratory”

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 Posted in Henrik Christensen, Mike Stilman, NSF | No Comments »

II-New: Motion Grammar Laboratory (Stillman, Essa, Egerstadt, Christensen, Ueda) Division of Computer and Network Systems Instrumentation Grant. An anthropomorphic robot arm and a human capture system enable the autonomous performance of assembly tasks with ... Read more..

Paper (2009): ICASSP “Learning Basic Units in American Sign Language using Discriminative Segmental Feature Selection”

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009 Posted in 0205507, Face and Gesture, ICASSP, James Rehg, Machine Learning, Pei Yin, Thad Starner | No Comments »

Pei Yin, Thad Starner, Harley Hamilton, Irfan Essa, James M. Rehg (2009), "Learning Basic Units in American Sign Language using Discriminative Segmental Feature Selection" in IEEE Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and ... Read more..

Funding (2007): NSF “Web on Demand – Bridging the Gap Between Social Networks and Ad Hoc Networking”

Monday, September 1st, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Kishore Ramachandran, Mobile Computing | No Comments »

Award#0834545 - CSR-DMSS, SM: Web on Demand - Bridging the Gap Between Social Networks and Ad Hoc Networking Investigator(s): Umakishore Ramachandran, (Principal Investigator), Irfan Essa (Co-Principal Investigator) Dates: September 1, ... Read more..

Paper: ICASSP (2008) “Discriminative Feature Selection for Hidden Markov Models using Segmental Boosting”

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008 Posted in 0205507, Face and Gesture, Funding, James Rehg, Machine Learning, PAMI/ICCV/CVPR/ECCV, Papers, Pei Yin, Thad Starner | No Comments »

Pei Yin, Irfan Essa, James Rehg, Thad Starner (2008) "Discriminative Feature Selection for Hidden Markov Models using Segmental Boosting", ICASSP 2008 - March 30 - April 4, 2008 - ... Read more..