KAUST Competitive Research Grants approved

Our project proposal is approved for funding by the KAUST Competitive Research Grants Program. The title of the project is 'Extreme Classification of Complex Data with Applications to Multi-media and Recognition of Plastic Debris Floating in Seawater'. The award amount is the US $1,291,198, for 3 years (starting in April 2016).

The team will include Prof. Xiangliang Zhang (PI), Prof. Carlos Duarte (Co-I), Prof. Patrick Gallinari (External Co-I, CNRS-University Pierre et Marie Curie), Prof. Jia Deng (External Co-I, University of Michigan), Dr. Samy Bengio (Google), and Dr. Mouhamadou Cisse (KAUST).

We are looking for highly motivated graduate students to join us!

Interested students, please send applications to xiangliang.zhang@kaust.edu.sa.​