Smart Interaction, Mobile Intelligence, and Multimedia Technologies Lab
SiMiT Lab’s objective is to conduct research on computer vision and pattern recognition, specifically face analysis/human perception, with the applications on human computer interaction, mobile intelligence, gaming, multimedia analysis, assistive technologies for people with disabilities, and convenient healthcare applications within the scope of the international and industrial research projects at the lab.
SiMiT Lab’s research is categorized into three main groups:
SiMiT Lab is directed by Assoc. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hazım Kemal Ekenel, who has over ten years of experience in computer vision and machine learning. Previously, he has founded the Facial Image Processing and Analysis Group in Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany with a young investigator grant he was awarded within the framework of the Excellence Initiative of German Research Foundation (DFG) in 2010. In 2008, he has received the EBF European Biometric Research Award for his contributions to the field of face recognition during his doctoral studies.
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