Sony’s Research Award Program proposal submission due date is October 15, 2016.

For more details, please see http://www.sony.com/researchaward

Faculty Innovation Award areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Affective/Positive Computing
  • Knowledge-Based Information Extraction
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Modular Neural Networks
  • Conversational Agent
  • Speech Recognition
  • Spoken Language Understanding
  • Active Vision
  • Multi-modal Sensor Data Fusion
  • Functional Image Sensing
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Multiple Sensor Networks
  • mm-Wave Wireless Communication & Radar System
  • Unlicensed Band (5GHz/2.4GHz) Co-existence
  • Autonomous-decentralized Wireless Network
  • AR / VR
  • Immersive Experience
  • Computational Photography
  • ADAS / Autonomous Driving
  • Electro-acoustic Transducer
  • Robotics

Focused Research Award areas:

  • Sensor Fusion with mm-Wave Radar for Automotive Application
  • Next Generation 60GHz Wireless Network
  • Next Generation Novel Display System
  • Image-based Photo-realistic Rendering
  • Machine Learning Based Image Processing
  • High-accuracy Inertial Navigation System
  • Evolving Reinforcement Learning from Simulation to Real Environment