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Results: 401 - 420 of 423
  • MediaMill team wins NIST TRECVID video search engine benchmark 4x
    9 Sep 2013
    The MediaMill team participated in the international NIST TRECVID video search benchmark and ranked first for four tasks: concept detection, object localization, concept pair detection and concept detection without ...
  • SIGMM Best PhD Thesis Award 2013
    9 Sep 2013
    Dr. Xirong Li, former PhD student of Cees Snoek, Marcel Worring and Arnold Smeulders has received the ACM SIGMM Best Ph.D. Thesis Award 2013 for his thesis entitled "Content-based visual search learned from social ...
  • HiPEAC 2013 Paper Award
    9 Sep 2013
    The paper "A Scenario-based Run-time Task Mapping Algorithm for MPSoCs", by Wei Quan and Andy Pimentel in the Proc. of the 50th ACM/IEEE Int. Design Automation Conference (DAC '13) was awarded the HiPEAC 2013 Paper ...
  • Marcel Worring board member FINE
    29 Aug 2013
    Marcel Worring has entered the board of the Forensic Intelligence Network of Excellence. FINE is a national platform for professionals in the field of Forensic Intelligence in all of its aspects. Marcel Worring is ...
  • Digital lie detector
    11 Jul 2013
    ILPS-members Daan Odijk and Maarten de Rijke are part of a consortium that obtained a grant from the Stimuleringsfonds voor de Pers to develop a digital lie detector, an environment that helps journalists to ...
  • Top of 25% most downloaded eBooks
    20 Jun 2013
    "Simulating Complex Systems with Cellular Automata"
  • Yahoo! Faculty Research and Engagement awards
    20 Jun 2013
    Yahoo! Faculty Research and Engagement awards for Maarten de Rijke and Max Welling
  • Information transmission a good predictor of credit crisis
    30 May 2013
    The recent credit crisis was preceded by a sharp increase in the transmission of information in the largest derivatives market. Such transmissions can therefore serve as indicators for the instability of the market. ...
  • ILPS members win developers challenge at WoLE2013
    23 May 2013
    A team of ILPS members won the “Doing Good by Linking Entities” Challenge of the Web of Linked Entities workshop at the WWW2013 conference. Daan Odijk, David Graus, Edgar Meij and Tom Kenter presented a fully ...
  • New project ExPoSe (Exploratory Political Search)
    16 May 2013
    Het ExPoSe (Exploratory Political Search) project van Jaap Kamps en Maarten Marx is in de Creatieve Industrie 2013 ronde van NOW toegekend. In het project worden twee aio's en één wetenschappelijke ...
  • UvA Informatics amongst top 50 QS World University Rankings
    16 May 2013
    The recently published 'QS World Rankings 2013' ranks ten UvA programs amongst the top 50, including Informatics at number 35 (up from 51-100). See ...
  • New name: master programme Computational Science
    15 May 2013
    The master programme Grid Computing will from now on continue as the Master Computational Science.
  • Free competition grant
    6 May 2013
    Max Welling has a obtained an NWO Free Competition grant for his proposal "Chaos for Efficient Statistical Inference and Simulation".
  • Free competition grant
    6 May 2013
    Christof Monz has obtained an NWO Free Competition grant for his proposal "Constraint-Based Language Translation for Approximate Redundancy Resolution".
  • COMMIT Valorization Award 2013
    4 Apr 2013
    COMMIT Valorization Award 2013 for a promising Young Researcher.
  • COMMIT Valorization Award 2013
    4 Apr 2013
    Project Infiniti wins COMMIT Valorization Award 2013.
  • Amsterdam Science Innovation Award (AmSIA) 2013
    4 Apr 2013
    Do you have an innovative and useful idea and does your idea have commercial or societal impact?
  • Best student paper award
    28 Mar 2013
    Best student paper award at ECIR 2013
  • Arnold Smeulders receives ICT Personality Award 2012
    3 Jan 2013
    Arnold Smeulders receives ICT Personality Award 2012
  • STW Grant for Edgar Meij
    3 Jan 2013
    STW Grant for Edgar Meij