Welcome new IU faculty member Prof. Michael Ryoo!

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The School of Informatics and Computing is pleased to welcome Prof. Michael Ryoo! Michael joins IU from the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab, where he was a Research Technologist. He received his B.S. degree from KAIST and his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. His research interests are in computer vision and robotics, with a particular focus on human activity recognition in video. He’s teaching a computer graduate computer vision seminar in Fall 2015 and an undergraduate computer vision course in Spring 2016.

The IU Computer Vision Lab's projects and activities have been funded, in part, by grants and contracts from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Dzyne Technologies, EgoVid, Inc., ETRI, Facebook, Google, Grant Thornton LLP, IARPA, the Indiana Innovation Institute (IN3), the IU Data to Insight Center, the IU Office of the Vice Provost for Research through an Emerging Areas of Research grant, the IU Social Sciences Research Commons, the Lilly Endowment, NASA, National Science Foundation (IIS-1253549, CNS-1834899, CNS-1408730, BCS-1842817, CNS-1744748, IIS-1257141, IIS-1852294), NVidia, ObjectVideo, Office of Naval Research (ONR), Pixm, Inc., and the U.S. Navy. The views and conclusions contained herein are those of the authors and should not be interpreted as necessarily representing the official policies or endorsements, either expressed or implied, of the U.S. Government, or any sponsor.