Professor Matti Pietikäinen is awarded the King-Sun Fu prize for his study of texture analysis and facial analysis. The most prestigious award in his discipline will be handed to Pietikäinen in Beijing, China on August 21, at the ICPR conference. The International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) awards the King-Sun Fu Prize every two years to one of the most scientifically merited pattern recognition researchers. Pietikäinen is well known for his research and development work in the field of machine vision, texture analysis and facial analysis.
More information in Finnish can be found here: http://www.oulu.fi/yliopisto/node/53897.
Last updated: 21.8.2018