Welcome to Muhammad
Emad and Xinyi Liu, the new IASL members (fall 2015). Muhammad got his MS in
computer science from Univ. of Southern California in 2008. Xinyi recently
got her BS in Automation from Sichuan University
Soonhac Hong for successfully defending his Ph.D. dissertation. Soonhac
joined Sharp Laboratories of America as a research engineer in 11/2014.
to Soonhac Hong for wining Best Student Paper Finalist Award at 2014 IEEE
International Conference on Network, Sensing and Control. (4/12/2014)
to Xiangfei Qian for his paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions
on Cybernetics. (3/16/2014)
to Xiangfei Qian for his paper accepted to 2014 IEEE
International Conference on Robotics and Automation.
Ye gave a spotlight talk at the first National Robotics Initiative PI
Meeting (Oct 1-2, 2013. Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VA).
Dr. Ye received $370,798 from
the National Institutes of Health (through the
National Robotics Initiative program) to develop a co-robotic cane for the
visually impaired. Dr.
Ye's project is one of the three funded by the NIH in 2013.
Dr. Ye received $750,000
research grant from NASA to investigate new computer vision methods for robot
navigation using a Flash LIDAR camera.
Dr. Ye received research grant from the National Science Foundation:
National Science Foundation awarded $320,389 research grant to Dr. Cang Ye
to develop computer vision methods that may enable portable blind
navigational devices to guide people with visual impairment.