March 29, 2017
The School is pleased to announce that our former student Anqi Xu has been awarded the CIPPRS Doctoral Dissertation Award 2016. The award will be presented at the upcoming CRV conference in Edmonton, AB in May 2017. His thesis is entitled "Efficient Collaboration with Trust-Seeking Robots” and it defined the first quantitative, usable and verifiable model of human trust in robot systems.
The Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society (CIPPRS) Doctoral Dissertation Award is given annually to the top thesis in the areas covered by the Canadian Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV) completed at a Canadian institution.