Our objective is to automatically recognize handwritten and mixed-type documents in multiple languages. Our current focus is on pre-processing of documents and development of novel features for handwriting recognition.
Fei Xu and Bhargava Urala Kota, both PhD students in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and part of UB’s Center for Unified Biometrics and Sensors (CUBS), received Best Paper Awards at the 15th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR).
Dr. Govindaraju is the recipient of UB's “Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring Award.” The award is given to a member of the UB Graduate Faculty for "truly outstanding and sustained support and development of graduate students from course completion through research and subsequent career placement."
Congratulations to Devansh Arpit, Chetan Ramaiah, and Venu Govindaraju for their publication "Subspace Learning via Low Rank Projections for Dimensionality Reduction" at the 8th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications, and Systems (BTAS 2016).