There is an article in IEEE Computer Society with short writeups on the winners of the IEEE/IBM Watson 2015 Student Challenge. Here’s to miface for being the only app that got a graphic included!
The MiFace citizen science concept website, built using IBM’s Bluemix cloud hosting and the Watson Tone Analyzer service, won a top 5 award in the IEEE/IBM Watson cognitive computing challenge for students. Thanks go to the work of Hansi Mou on the database, and Stephanie Michalowicz for collaborating on data analysis.
The work I did as an undergraduate with Dr. Harriet Oster — a former Ph.D. student advised by Paul Ekman — and at VicarVision during the summer of 2013 has evolved into MiFace, a tool for generating recognizable facial expressions using a 3D model. Still in the research stage, my cohort Stephanie Michalowicz and I are hoping to use[…]
Done with feathers, black marker, EL wire, and a pinch of wicked.
As an avid street and trail runner in New York, it is not uncommon to be out running after dark in areas where cyclists, cabs, and even other runners can be hazards. Reflective gear is nice, but it requires a light source at the right distance and angle to be effective. I’ve been experimenting with[…]
Two very talented NYU MBA students, Anmar El-Khalil and Alex Dillon (also studying medicine, whew!) gave me the chance to help out with prototyping a Glass application and bluetooth wristband as part of an integrated patient management system concept.
PosturePulse, body-LAB’s first wearable tech product, is launching today on Kickstarter!