6 Jul 2013

1. Pavel Korshunov and Wei Tsang Ooi, ACM TOMCCAP Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award for 2011, Video Quality for Face Detection, Recognition and Tracking (TOMCCAP vol 7. no.3)

2. Yang Shiqiang, Zhu Wenwu, ACM MM 2012 Best Paper Award

3. Yan Shuicheng, ACM MM 2012 Best technical demonstration award

4. Chua Tat Seng, ACM MM 2012 Second Best technical demonstration award

5. Cui Peng, Zhu WengWu, Yang Shiqiang, ACM MM 2012 Grand Challenge Multimodal Prize

6. Yan Shuicheng, Winner, PASCAL VOC 2012, Object Classification Task

7. Cui Peng, Zhu Wenwu, Yang Shiqiang, MMM 2013 Best Paper Award

8. Luan Huanbo, Chua Tat Seng, MMM 2013 Best Demo Award

9. Yu Jiang, Dong Deng, Jiannan Wang, Guoliang Li, Jianhua Feng, Efficient parallel partition-based algorithms for similarity search and join with edit distance constraints, EDBT 2013 String Similarity Search/Join Competition, The competition consisted of four tasks, where we won 1st place in the three tasks, and 2nd place in the other task. In particular, our programs ran 10~100x faster than the second best team in the two similarity-join tasks.

10. Yingjun Wu, Dave Maier, Kian-Lee Tan, DEBS Grand Challenge: SPRINT Stream Processing Engine as a Solution, Best Paper Award on DEBS 2013 (ACM Conference on Distributed Event-Based Systems)