Martin Danelljan defends first WASP associated doctoral thesis

  Martin Danelljan has defended his thesis titled ‘Learning Convolution Operators for Visual Tracking’ June 11th 2018. Computer vision is a research area attracting more attention than ever before, as a consequence of an increased focus on autonomous vehicles and interest in artificial intelligence and machine learning. The technology of computer vision for autonomous systems made the transition from research lab to practical use a few years ago. It is used in cars to discover pedestrians that suddenly appear or road signs, in flying vessels that scan for people in need of help in disaster areas, and in mobile phone […]

Call for Graduate Course Proposals

WASP announces call for graduate course proposals in Machine Learning and in Mathematics for AI Deadline for submitting proposals has passed for both calls. For the complete calls and information on how to submit your proposal, follow the links to the announcements:   WASP AI/MLX seeks proposals for PhD level courses in AI/ML WASP AI/Math Call for Graduate Courses in Mathematics for AI    

Jesper Tordenlid New Manager of WARA Public Safety

With a background within SAAB and a position at Combitech, Jesper Tordenlid brings years of experience in research demonstrators and product development to the Public Safety Arena.   ”To develop a flight simulator as we did at SAAB is essentially putting together a system of components into an entity, and leading a team towards a common goal. That is applicable for all kinds of projects, where team work plays an important part, ” says Jesper Tordenlid. Team work and creating benefit and value has been a common factor for Jesper Tordenlid’s commitments in working life. The work performed at the […]

Three WASP PhD positions at Lund University

We are offering three WASP PhD positions at Lund University, two in Robotics/AI and one in Software Technology. The application deadlines for both are on the 12th of June. For more information and how to apply, please follow the links: PhD student position in Software Technology PhD student positions in Robotics/AI