J. K. Aggarwal Prize 2012 Awarded to Professor Rene Vidal

It is our pleasure to announce that the recipient of the J. K. Aggarwal Prize 2012 is Professor Rene Vidal, Johns Hopkins University, USA.

The citation for the prize is:

“For outstanding contributions to the generalized principal component analysis (GPCA) and subspace clustering in computer vision and pattern recognition.”

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

Congratulations to Professor Vidal on this achievement.

Ingela Nyström

IAPR Secretary