Research Projects

Some recent thesis from the lab


Selected projects:


I.             TigerAware

·         Paper: An Innovative Mobile Survey and Sensor Data Collection and Analytics System

·         Tasks: mobile, web, and server software development and AI/ML for data analysis


II.          Object recognition & segmentation in aerial images using deep learning

·         Paper: Performance Comparison of Deep Learning Techniques for Recognizing Birds in Aerial Images

·         Tasks: UAV (drones) path planning and data collection, object detection, object classification, image segmentation, deep learning


III.       Audio/speech analysis

·         Paper: Toward Predicting Communication Effectiveness

·         Tasks: Audio/voice/text analysis, AI/ML


IV.          Protein structure prediction using deep learning

·         Paper: MUFOLD-SS: New Deep Inception-Inside-Inception Networks for Protein Secondary Structure Prediction, New Deep Learning Methods for Protein Loop Modeling

·         Tasks: protein secondary and tertiary structure prediction, protein model quality assessment, protein model refinement, deep learning


V.          Intelligent personal assistant

·         Paper: Development and evaluation of a healthy coping voice interface application using the Google home for elderly patients with type 2 diabetes

·         Tasks: Chat-bot, AI, Google assistant


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