K.-S. Fu Prize 2012 Awarded to Professor Rama Chellappa

It is our pleasure to announce that the recipient of the King-Sun Fu Prize 2012 is Professor Rama Chellappa, University of Maryland, USA.

The citation for the prize is:

“For pioneering contributions to statistical methods for image and video-based object recognition”

Professor Chellappa will receive his prize at the ICPR 2012 that will take place in Tsukuba on November 11-15, 2012. The K.-S. Fu ceremony and lecture will be presented during the ICPR 2012 opening ceremony.

Congratulations to Professor Chellappa on this prestigious achievement.

Ingela Nyström

IAPR Secretary